Trade Policy


Agreement Type

Bilateral

Agreement Name

Trade agreement between the Government of India and the Government of Maldives

Purpose

To improve trade and economic relations

Date Signed

31st March 1981

Countries Involved

Maldives, India

Status

Signed, In effect, (or other standard states of an agreement eg: in dispute, waiting to be implemented)


Agreement Type

Bilateral

Agreement Name

Agreement on Trade and Economic Cooperation between China and Maldives

Purpose

·         To achieve and enhance coordination and cooperation in the fields of standardization and conformity assessment and develop harmonised standards for the region

·         To facilitate intra-regional trade and to facilitate better access to the global market

Date Signed

28th March 2004

Countries Involved

Maldives, China

Status

Signed, In effect, (or other standard states of an agreement eg: in dispute, waiting to be implemented)


Agreement Type

Bilateral

Agreement Name

Trade and Investment Framework Agreement (TIFA)

Purpose

·         To enhance the spirit of cooperation

·         To expand trade

·         To strengthen economic relations between the two countries

Date Signed

17th October 2009

Countries Involved

Maldives, USA

Status

Signed, In effect, (or other standard states of an agreement eg: in dispute, waiting to be implemented)


Agreement Type

Bilateral

Agreement Name

USA Investment Incentive Agreement (OPIC)

Purpose

·         To facilitate financial resources for investments by US companies in other countries

Date Signed

15th March 2010

Countries Involved

Maldives, USA

Status

Signed, In effect, (or other standard states of an agreement eg: in dispute, waiting to be implemented)


Agreement Type

Bilateral

Agreement Name

Agreement on Economic, Commercial and Technical Cooperation

Purpose

·         To expand and strengthen the relationship between the two countries in the areas of economic, commercial and technical cooperation fields for the mutual benefit of two countries

·         promotes and facilitates export and imports of industrial and agricultural products, services, as well as raw materials

·         Joint Commission on Economic, Commercial and Technical Cooperation to be established

Date Signed

15th April 2013

Countries Involved

Maldives, Qatar

Status

Signed, In effect, (or other standard states of an agreement eg: in dispute, waiting to be implemented)


Agreement Type

Bilateral

Agreement Name

Trade and Economic Cooperation Agreement

Purpose

·         To encourage, promote, facilitate, and develop bilateral trade and economic cooperation between