Floating Islands in the Maldives

Floating Island in Maldives A low lying island nation, the Maldives is at the front line in the fight against global warming. Already facing damage from rising sea levels, the Maldives is facing a grim future if action is not taken immediately. Refusing to go gently into the good night, Maldives is fighting back with plans to build a series of man-made artificial islands.  Maldives government and Dutch Docklands/Dutch Watervalley recently signed an agreement to develop several floating facilities for the islands, including a convention center and golf courses

Floating Islands in the Maldives

An Island with Your Own Church

Ever thought about owning your own island, but hate the thought of missing church? No need to worry if you purchase Isola De Grado a stunning 11 acre island located in Grado Italy. Isola de Grado is only a short distance from the port and in addition to the Church the island comes equipped with a Villa, Farmhouse,  Agricultural business and fresh water. The agricultural area is 11 acres in size and the water surface area is 10 hectares which produces organically raised fish without the need of expensive feed and chemicals.The 11 acres of land are suitable for the cultivation of vine plants, olive tress, arboreal essences and herbs Even if church isn’t your thing the island is a tremendous opportunity

An Island with Your Own Church

Affordable-Portable Water Filtration

Planning a trip to a remote Private Island and concerned about access to potable drinking water. If so there are some great products out there to make islands even more habitable. One of the most interesting portable water filters is the Water Bobble. Selling for just $9.95 US these BPA free portable water bottles are made from recycled plastic and include a carbon filter which can produce 150 litres of drinking water, which is the equivalent of 250 bottles of water.

Affordable-Portable Water Filtration

Joint Venture Opportunity in Tonga

Interested in island ownership, or starting a resort, but not interested in going it along? If so you may be interested in a joint venture opportunity in Tonga. Nukanama is an incredible 22 acre island located in the Ha’apai Group of Islands, in the Kingdom of Tonga. The current owner is seeking a Joint Venture partner to develop a resort, or an investor to build & run their own resort

Joint Venture Opportunity in Tonga

Indonesia Proposes Tougher Island Ownership Laws

The Jakarta Post is reporting that Indonesia’s central government is being encouraged to  provide tighter controls on islands exclusively owned by private companies for fear of having slowed down investment activity and misappropriating land use in Riau Islands province. The article notes that the central government must take over the islands to restore public access, noting that having no public access would make islands vulnerable to crime and make it easy to change ownership.

Indonesia Proposes Tougher Island Ownership Laws