Miss Mauritius, Miss Great Britain dressed
Miss Mauritius, Miss Great Britain dressed by Filipino designers for Miss UGMA NewsMauritius (L) wore Kirsten Regalado for the national costume portion. Great Britain wore Leo Almodal for the evening gown competition. Photos: Tom Starkweather / MUO. Aside from the Rhett Eala creations showcased by Maxine Medina during the 65th Miss ...
Posted on 28 January 2017 | 2:50 pm
Russia, Malta, Mauritius, Hungary, Gabon,
Russia, Malta, Mauritius, Hungary, Gabon, Indonesia, Lithuania sign tax agreement on exchange of country-by-country ...MNE TaxIn an effort to provide their tax administrations with tools to combat corporate tax avoidance through transfer pricing, officials from 7 more countries have signed an agreement setting out the parameters for automatic exchange of country-by-country ...and more »
Posted on 28 January 2017 | 8:18 am
Miss Mauritius wears kind Filipino hearts on
Manila BulletinMiss Mauritius wears kind Filipino hearts on her sleeveManila BulletinWith all the heart poured into the costume, it's no wonder why Miss Mauritius insisted to go out onstage to showcase her national costume despite the Miss Universe organization advising her not to do so anymore. Someone was unknowingly stepping on her ...
Posted on 28 January 2017 | 8:05 am
Mauritius opposition hold mass protest
africanewsMauritius opposition hold mass protest calling for fresh electionsafricanews1,500 Mauritians hit the streets on Friday morning to participate in the demonstration organised by the Mauritian Social Democrat Party (PMSD) led by Opposition Chief Xavier-Luc Duval and the Labour Party of former Prime Minster Dr Navinchandra ...
Posted on 28 January 2017 | 2:03 am
Opposition protests in Mauritius as father
The Standard (press release)Opposition protests in Mauritius as father hands power to sonThe Standard (press release)Protesters hold a placard reading 'Democracy in grief' during a demonstration in Port Louis on January 27, 2017, after former Prime Minister Sir Anerood Jugnauth handed over power to his son Pravind on January 23, 2017. The 86-year-old Jugnauth ...
Posted on 27 January 2017 | 9:51 am
Visit of Indian Ocean Island Nations
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, ahead of his five-day, three nation trip to Seychelles, Mauritius and Sri Lanka, on Tuesday said that the countries in question are an important component of India's foreign policy.
Posted on 11 April 2015 | 9:07 pm
Mauritius to open embassy in Kingdom
Mauritius plans to open an embassy in the Kingdom soon, an official from that country’s government said here recently. “The Mauritius government has already taken the decision to open the fully fledged embassy.
Posted on 11 April 2015 | 5:05 pm
Sotheby's International Realty Brand
MADISON, N.J. and PORT LOUIS, Mauritius, April 10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Sotheby's International Realty Affiliates LLC today announced that Espral International Ltd, a land and property development company in Mauritius, has joined its luxury real estate network and will now do business as Mauritius Sotheby's International Realty. The firm, which is represented by Gilbert Espitalier-Noel as chief ...
Posted on 10 April 2015 | 6:00 am
Mauritius says tourist arrivals up 10.6 pct
The number of tourists visiting Mauritius rose 10.6 percent in the first quarter of 2015 from a year ago, increased by arrivals from Europe and Asia, official figures showed on Friday. Arrivals in the first three months of 2015 increased to 291,329 from 263,293 a year earlier, Statistics Mauritius said. Numbers from Europe, which accounts for two-thirds of visitors, rose 11.5 percent to 169,127 ...
Posted on 10 April 2015 | 4:30 am
Mauritius keeps repo rate unchanged, sees
Mauritius' central bank held its repo rate unchanged at 4.65 percent on Monday, the governor said, and forecast inflation to hover around 3 percent in 2015. "There is no inflationary threat and the exchange rates have stabilised so there was no need to change our position," Governor Ramesh Basant Roi told a press conference, adding that the bank forecasts economic growth in 2015 at 4.3 percent ...
Posted on 6 April 2015 | 6:22 am
Africa Stocks Lead Frontier Market Loser
Stocks in Egypt have been the biggest losers, followed by Kenya, Mauritius, Morocco and Nigeria. Egypt’s EGX 30 Index is down 21 percent this year, the fourth-biggest decrease globally, as oil tumbled below $40 a barrel. On a monthly basis, the MSCI ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 5:56 am
Serco deal: Relief for Mauritius-based
It's a decision that could spell relief for many Mauritius-based investors. This week the Punjab and Haryana High Court has re-iterated that a Mauritian tax residency certificate is sufficient to avail treaty benefits. This re-iteration is important given ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 5:45 am
Ghana-Mauritius partnership: Tech park to
Ghana and Mauritius have signed a framework agreement for the development of a Technology Park in Tema. The first phase of the park, to be developed and managed by a Special Purpose Vehicle, will be on a 6.1 hectare serviced land in the Tema Free Zones ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 12:45 am
Mauritius and Ghana Sign Agreement to Set up
An agreement for the setting up of a Technology and Business Park in Ghana was signed yesterday in Port Louis. The Mauritian side was represented by the Minister of Finance and Economic Development, Mr Vishnu Lutchmeenaraidoo, and the Ghanaian side by the ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 11:50 pm
Ghana, Mauritius to develop ICT Park at Tema
Ghana and Mauritius have signed a framework agreement for the development of a Technology Park at Tema. The first phase of the park which will be developed and managed by a Special Purpose Vehicle, will be on a 6.1 hectare serviced land at the Tema Free ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 8:48 pm
11 killed in flash floods in Mauritius
Officials say flash floods blamed on climate change killed at least 11 people in the capital of the Indian Ocean island of Mauritius.
Posted on 1 April 2013 | 3:53 am
11 killed in flash floods in Mauritius
Police on Monday searched for survivors of flash floods that killed at least 11 people in the capital of the Indian Ocean island of Mauritius.
Posted on 31 March 2013 | 5:07 pm
6.7 magnitude earthquake hits off Mauritius
Seismologists say a strong 6.7 magnitude earthquake struck north of the Indian Ocean islands of Mauritius.
Posted on 26 July 2012 | 4:28 am
Mauritius: Murder trial of Irish woman to
Court officials in Mauritius say the trial of two men charged with murdering a honeymooning Irish woman is set to begin Tuesday.
Posted on 22 May 2012 | 4:35 am
3 charged after Irish woman slain on
Authorities have charged three hotel employees after an Irish woman was slain on her honeymoon in Mauritius.
Posted on 11 January 2011 | 5:47 am