The Local Market located near Hulhumale ferry terminal will be opened this month according to Housing Development Corporation (HDC).
HDC Managing Director, Hussain Ahmed said that the construction of the market is complete and that they are currently trying to locate vendors for the stalls. Majority of the stalls have been located to vendors and once this is done they will open the market to the public.
The market scheduled to open by the end of this month is said to have 42 stalls that are 80 square metres and will mostly focus on selling products made in the Maldives. The stalls are mainly categorized into two; agricultural products and fresh meat.