Republic of Maldives
The Smallest Country in Asia
Brief Introduction to Maldives
The Republic Maldives is a collection of islands, or atolls, in the Indian Ocean. The total area of Maldives is 298 km2 which means it could fit into Canada approximately 35 505 times! As a small island nation, Maldivians rely heavily on tourism to support their economy and sees around 600 000 tourists each year. Want to know more? Scroll down for more information about this amazing country.
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National Anthem of Maldives - "Qaumii Salaam" ("ޤައުމީ ސަލާމް")