It has been announced that applications for Business Visas must be submitted via a portal created by the Ministry of Economic Development of Maldives.
The guideline states that if the applicant fulfills all the given criteria, they will be allowed to obtain a Business Visa within 10 days of application. The visa will be issued by the controller of Immigration, with a visa application fee of MVR 750.
Business Visa is a temporary multiple-entry visa issued to a foreign national intending to stay in the Maldives for business purposes. Previously, applications for Business Visas were to be submitted directly to Maldives Immigration.