The Ministry of Finance has held consultations with Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) on ongoing partnered projects at Thilafushi.

Key projects discussed during consultations, which was also attended by Minister of Climate Change, Environment and Energy Thoriq Ibrahim in addition to Minister of Finance Mohamed Shafeeq, were the Greater Malé Environmental Improvement and Waste Management Project and the Greater Malé Waste to Energy Project, with deliberations also focused on the progress of projects and sustainability of the solid waste management operations at Thilafushi.

These projects are aimed at establishing and strengthening the basic infrastructure at Thilafushi, the Ministry of Finance said in a post to social media.

Key senior members of the Ministry of Finance and the Ministry of Environment also attended the consultations.