EN Signing for DSSI


    Malé, December 28, 2020 – Her Excellency Keiko Yanai, Ambassador of Japan to the Maldives, and His Excellency Abdulla Shahid, Minister of Foreign Affairs signed the Exchange of Notes on the G-20 Debt Service Suspension Initiative (DSSI) regarding the temporary deferral of debt-service payments. Under the World Bank’s initiative, G-20 countries made commitments to the DSSI in April, pledging to suspend debt service for low-income countries on official bilateral credits.