CALL FOR EXPRESSION ON INTERREST (EOI) FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF TOURIST RESORT/HOTEL ON ISMEHELAHERA AND KEDEVAAHERA IN SEENU ATOLL

Letter of Invitation

The Government of Maldives (GOM) represented by the Ministry of Tourism (MOT) invites eligible investors, local or foreign to register their interest by submitting an Expressions of Interest (EOI) for the development of tourist resort and/or hotel at the island of Ismahelaahera and Kedevaahera in Seenu Atoll.

Composition of EOI
1. Letter of application indicating:
Name, title address and telephone number of the principal who will serve as the Contact for this project. The principal must have been empowered to sign a lease agreement with MOT and make decisions for the proponent on contractual matters.

2. Details of the individual, firm, company or consortium, including company profile, expertise and resource capacity

Clarifications
Interested parties are invited to attend the information session held at Ministry of Tourism, on Tuesday, 24th December 2013 at 1400hrs.

Date of Closure for Receipt of Expression of Interest:
The Date of Closure for submission of EOI is 29th December 2013, at 1400 hrs

Submission of Expressions of Interest
All submissions of EOI shall be marked “EOI FOR THE LEASE OF ISMEHELAAHERA AND KEDAVAAHERA IN SEENU ATOLL FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF A TOURIST RESORT”and addressed as follows:

Ministry of Tourism
5th Floor H. Velaanaage
Male’, Maldives
Tel: + 960 3323224, Fax: + 960 3322512
E‐mail: legal@www.tourism.gov.mv

Evaluation Process

1. Upon receipt of the expression of interest, a preliminary evaluation based on the background and capacity of the parties will be conducted by the Ministry.

2. All queries and clarifications shall be directed to:

Mr. Ahmed Salih
Permanent Secretary
Ministry of Tourism
5th Floor H. Velaanaage
Male’, Maldives
Tel: + 960 3323224, Fax: + 960 3322512
E‐mail: legal@www.tourism.gov.mv

Ministry of Tourism