The government is seeking parties to develop domestic airports in six islands.
An announcement by the Planning Ministry said as per the guidelines to lease land for resort development on a cross-subsidy basis, the ministry is seeking parties to develop domestic airports or finance the projects in six islands.
The islands and cost of the project
HDh. Makunudhoo - USD 23.3 million
Sh. Bilehfahi - USD 23.6 million
B. Thulhaadhoo - USD 21.9 million
Th. Vilufushi - USD 33.3 million
F. Magoodhoo - USD 8.2 million
R. atoll (island not yet designated) - USD 23.6 million
The Planning Ministry said those interested in the project must specify which airport they wish to develop as the six projects are separate from each other.