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  • Men who threatened to blow up plane released

    Men who threatened to blow up plane released

    Police on Sunday said the four passengers who had threatened to blow up the domestic plane on Saturday evening have been released.

    November 24, 2013
  • Four arrested over threat to blow up plane

    Four arrested over threat to blow up plane

    Aviation security on Saturday took four passengers into custody for threatening to blow up a domestic plane.

    November 24, 2013
  • "Shamheed not involved in any shady deals"

    "Shamheed not involved in any shady deals"

    Jumhoory Party (JP) leader Gasim Ibrahim yesterday said that he was not aware that Transport Minister Dr Ahmed Shamheed had been involved in any shady deals with Ibrahim Nasir International Airport (INIA) operator GMR, India and stressed that the rumors are intended to discredit his reputation.

    September 10, 2012 2 comments
  • Fly me to start flights to Addu next month

    Fly me to start flights to Addu next month

    Villa Air has said that the company is to commence scheduled flights of 'Fly me' to Addu starting from the 1st of next month.

    May 24, 2012
  • Court suspends Paradise spa shutdown order

    Court suspends Paradise spa shutdown order

    Civil Court yesterday ordered a suspension on the government's order to close down the spa of Maamigili MP Gasim Ibrahim's Paradise Island Resort and Spa.

    December 29, 2011
  • Court orders suspension on Royal spa shutdown

    Court orders suspension on Royal spa shutdown

    Civil Court today ordered a suspension on the government's order to close down the spa of Maamigili MP Gasim Ibrahim's Royal Island Resort and Spa.

    December 28, 2011 2 comments
  • Parliament to summon Zulfa over spa closedown

    Parliament to summon Zulfa over spa closedown

    The parliamentary government accountability committee today held a new session to probe the closedown of Maamigili MP Gasim Ibrahim's businesses as it invalidated yesterday's session citing improper ways in notifying the MPs to attend the session.

    December 28, 2011 1 comment
  • Villa Air permitted to resume operations

    Villa Air permitted to resume operations

    Civil Aviation Department today allowed Maamigili MP Gasim Ibrahim's Flyme airline to resume operations, prosecutors told the Civil Court today.

    December 27, 2011
  • Parliament probes closing of Villa businesses

    Parliament probes closing of Villa businesses

    The parliamentary government accountability committee has launched an investigation into the government's decision to terminate the operations of Maamigili MP Gasim Ibrahim's Flyme airline and the closedown of the spa of Paradise Island Resort.

    December 27, 2011 2 comments
  • Flyme operations halted, Villa spas closed

    Flyme operations halted, Villa spas closed

    Transport Ministry has asked Civil Aviation Department to terminate the operations of opposition Jumhooree Party Leader Gasim Ibrahim's Flyme airline.

    December 27, 2011 2 comments
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