Mauritius 91-day Treasury bills yield falls
Mauritius 91-day Treasury bills yield falls to 1.43 pctReuters AfricaPORT LOUIS Aug 1 (Reuters) - The weighted average yield on Mauritius' 91-day Treasury bills fell to 1.43 percent at an auction on Friday from 2.43 percent at a previous sale on June 6, the central bank said. The Bank of Mauritius sold all the 500 ...and more »
Posted on 1 August 2014 | 8:18 am
Mauritius Intensifies Screening For Ebola
Island Crisis NewsMauritius Intensifies Screening For Ebola Virus At Port & AirportIsland Crisis NewsAs the ebola virus is spreading in areas of Africa, causing the death of hundreds of people, Mauritian authorities are taking additional precautions to screen passengers travelling from those parts of Africa to the island. A crisis committee has been ...and more »
Posted on 1 August 2014 | 3:18 am
Disappointing Pollution Figures Revealed by
Island Crisis NewsDisappointing Pollution Figures Revealed by Statistics MauritiusIsland Crisis NewsHas Maurice Ile Durable remained a dream only? The latest report of Statistics Mauritius shows that increases in pollution, wastes and fuel use have been recorded for the year 2013. While these figures have reached higher levels, the island, as a ...
Posted on 31 July 2014 | 8:52 am
Heavy Swells Hitting Coastal Regions of
Island Crisis NewsHeavy Swells Hitting Coastal Regions of MauritiusIsland Crisis NewsThe Mauritius Meteorological Station has issued a heavy swell warning yesterday, 30th of July. Today, the weather across the island is specially windy and cold. The south and west coastal areas are expected to be hit by high waves until tomorrow 1st ...
Posted on 31 July 2014 | 7:16 am
Mauritius: The world's melting pot - CNN
CNNMauritius: The world's melting potCNNMauritius (CNN) -- For an island country that spans less than 800 square miles, and hosts a little over one million inhabitants, Mauritius is surprisingly multicultural. Though 80% of the populace are descendants from the country's early settlers, they ...and more »
Posted on 31 July 2014 | 3:00 am
Is this tiny island the world's meltingWith a mix of Indian, African, French and Chinese influences, Mauritius represents a cultural smorgasbord.
Posted on 31 July 2014 | 2:56 am
Outrigger Mauritius Launches #EndlessOnly available until 30 September 2014 The Outrigger Mauritius Resort and Spa has launched an "Endless Sunshine" promotion that gives up to 45% off best rates. The promotion is valid for stays until 30 September 2014 and requires a minimum two-night stay.
Posted on 30 July 2014 | 9:23 pm
SHANGRI-LA HOTELS AND RESORTS SIGNSShangri-La Hotels and Resorts has signed a management contract for Le Touessrok, Mauritius. The group will take over management of the resort in August 2014 and will reflag and launch the hotel as Shangri-La’s Le Touessrok Resort & Spa, Mauritius in September 2015 following a renovation.
Posted on 29 July 2014 | 9:22 pm
AIRSHOW-Air Mauritius orders 6 A350 aircraftAir Mauritius gave a small boost to the Airbus A350 jet on Wednesday, placing an order for six of the long range, widebody planes as it battles competition from Middle East rivals. Air Mauritius said it had signed a tentative deal to buy four A350-900 planes from Airbus and would lease two from lessor AerCap to replace its six A340 planes. Dubai-based airline Emirates had last month cancelled an ...
Posted on 16 July 2014 | 4:30 am
AerCap to Lease Two Airbus A350-900s to AirAmsterdam, The Netherlands; July 16, 2014 - AerCap Holdings N.V. ("AerCap", NYSE: AER) today announced that it has signed a letter of intent with Air Mauritius for the lease of two Airbus A350-900 ...
Posted on 16 July 2014 | 3:52 am
Kenyan president orders government toKenyatta, speaking late on Thursday, said a government audit showed the land, covering an area the size of the island of Mauritius, had been acquired unlawfully by companies in 2011-2012. Lamu County borders war-torn Somalia and about 100 people have been ...
Posted on 1 August 2014 | 1:54 am
Indian cos invested $9.6 bn in 5 countriesNew Delhi: British Virgin Islands, Mozambique, the Netherlands, Mauritius and Singapore were the top five nations where Indian firms made investment of USD 9.6 billion in the last three years. In these five countries, the overseas direct investment by ...
Posted on 1 August 2014 | 1:54 am
Mauritius 91-day Treasury bills yield fallsThe Bank of Mauritius sold all the 500 million rupees ($16.45 million) worth of bills it offered. Investors bid for bills worth 2.035 billion rupees at yields ranging from 2.00 percent to 1.24 percent.
Posted on 1 August 2014 | 1:26 am
Astonfield to build 4MW solar farms inAstonfield Renewables has been awarded two solar projects in Mauritius for a total of 4MW. A 2MW project in La Gaulette will be developed by Astonfield, while a second in Union Flacq, will be developed in partnership with Alteo Energy. The Indian firm will ...
Posted on 1 August 2014 | 12:40 am
Mauritius: The world's melting potMauritius (CNN)-- For an island country that spans less than 800 square miles, and hosts a little over one million inhabitants, Mauritius is surprisingly multicultural. Though 80% of the populace are descendants from the country's early settlers, they are ...
Posted on 31 July 2014 | 3:56 am