The Chinese embassy said , China's Sino Soar Hybrid Technology Co., Ltd, had not withdrawn from the execution of northern power projects.
A spokesman for the embassy said the project had been suspended by Sri Lanka earlier this year , but it was still valid.
“The company will continue the contract after the cabinet approval . There is no withdrawal,” he said.
Earlier , the embassy tweeted , “Sino Soar Hybrid Technology, being suspended to build Hybrid Energy system in 3 northern islands due to 'security concern' from a third party, has inked a contract with Maldivian gov't on 29 Nov to establish solar power plants at 12 islands in the Maldives.”