Picturesque Malé, the Capital of the Maldives


Malé is the capital and most populous city in the Island Republic of Maldives in the Indian Ocean.

The island is heavily urbanized, with the area taking up nearly its entire landmass. One third of the population of the Maldives lives in Malé, approximately 100,000 people as of 2006.

The city is the only entry point to the nation and the centre of all administration and bureaucracy.



About the Author

Editor & Publisher Duncan Riley started blogging in 2003 after a career of management and Government service. In 2003 he started the Blog Herald, the first blog to cover the then new industry of blogging. In 2005 he was one of the three founders of b5media After a 12 month stint at TechCrunch, writing as the No.2 to Michael Arrington, Duncan left to found The Inquisitr and now runs both Medacity and fortytwotimes. Follow on Twitter at: duncanriley

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