: A cluster of islands is located in the Indian Ocean, 500 kilometres (300 miles)
southwest of the southern end of India.
telephone dialing code: 960
Maldives Tourism Promotion Board (MTPB)
Fourth Floor, Bank of Maldives Building, Boduthakuru Faanu Magu,
male, Republic of Maldives
Tel: 323-228. Fax: 323-229.
Web site: www.visitmaldives.com
Maldives High Commission
22 Nottingham Place, London W1U 5NJ, UK
Tel: (020) 7224-2135. Fax: (020) 7224-2157.
Opening hours: Monday-Friday 09:30-17:30 hrs.
Maldives Mission to the United Nations
800 Second Avenue, Suite 400E, New York, NY 10017, USA
Tel: (212) 599-6195. Fax: (212) 661-6405.
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
Web site: www.un.int/maldives
Note: The British Embassy,
the Canadian High Commission and the US Embassy in
Colombo deals with enquiries relating to the Maldives (see Sri