Africa: Mauritius Hosts African Ministerial
Africa: Mauritius Hosts African Ministerial Conference On Ocean Economies and Climate ChangeAllAfrica.comMauritius is hosting from 1 to 3 September 2016 the African Ministerial Conference on Ocean Economies and Climate Change which will be held at Westin Turtle Bay Resort & Spa in Balaclava. The conference, organised by the Government of Mauritius and ...
Posted on 31 August 2016 | 5:34 am
Speaking the language of travel adventures
eTurboNewsSpeaking the language of travel adventures in MauritiuseTurboNewsAdventure speaks many languages, and in Mauritius, adventure travel is spoken with a tropical accent. It sounds like the birds in the mangroves when visitors go kayaking to Ile d'Ambre, and takes the rhythm from the water of cascades when they go ...
Posted on 30 August 2016 | 6:49 pm
Mauritius: Migrant Labour Fuels Tensions in
AllAfrica.comMauritius: Migrant Labour Fuels Tensions in MauritiusAllAfrica.comFor the eight consecutive year in 2016, the World Bank's Ease of Doing Business report ranked Mauritius first among African economies, and its GDP per capita was over 16,820 dollars, one of the highest in Africa. But there is a darker side to the ...
Posted on 30 August 2016 | 1:52 am
Mauritius: 4800 Animals Vaccinated Against
Mauritius: 4800 Animals Vaccinated Against Foot and Mouth DiseaseAllAfrica.comThe disease was first detected in Mauritius in early August and following the detection, a Crisis committee was set up with a view to better monitoring of the situation. The committee comprised representatives of the Ministry; the Food and Agricultural ...
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 7:06 am
Revised Indo-Mauritius tax treaty to curb
Economic TimesRevised Indo-Mauritius tax treaty to curb tax evasion: Finance MinistryEconomic Times"The Protocol will tackle treaty abuse and round tripping of funds attributed to the India-Mauritius treaty, curb revenue loss, prevent double non-taxation, streamline the flow of investment and stimulate the flow of exchange of information between the ...CBDT notifies protocol for amendment of trade between India, MauritiusZee Businessall 3 news articles »
Posted on 29 August 2016 | 5:58 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