WAMCO extends waste collection times

Inside the WAMCO inauguration of new waste collection vehicles on 13 February 2017 - Sun Photo: Mohamed Afrah

Waste Management Corporation (WAMCO) has extended the waste collection duration in for the residential houses in Male' City for the month of Ramadan. 

A statement issued by WAMCO on Thursday night said that there have been difficulties collecting waste at the times allocated before. And so that company has decided to split the collection times to two shifts. 

And so starting from 18 May 2018, Friday, the waste collection times in Male' City would be from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. and 8 p.m. to 12 a.m. 

WAMCO said that survey was conducted to select the optimal time to collect waste during the month of Ramadan which show that the easiest time for customers to have the collect waste collected is between 8 p.m. to 12 a.m. 

The company said that any complaints or questions may be directed to their hotline 1666.