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Mauritian 2014 Chevening Scholars Announced

16 Sep 2014 | Mauritius | Source : AllAfrica News: Mauritius

press release London — The British High Commission in Mauritius is pleased to announce that Vignesh Ellayah and Yamal Matabudul have been selected for the prestigious Chevening Scholarship. The scholarship is awarded to talented professionals who have demonstrated the potential to become... Read more

The Growth Outlook for Africa

15 Sep 2014 | Mauritius | Source : AllAfrica News: Mauritius

By Swadicq NuthayThe global economy started the year on a weak note on the back of bad weather conditions in the United States, financial market turbulence and the conflict in Ukraine. As a result, global growth projections for 2014 as a... Read more

World Bank Country Director Visits Mauritius to Discuss Development Challenges and Opportunities, and Reinforce Ties

09 Sep 2014 | Mauritius | Source : AllAfrica News: Mauritius

press release Mauritius — The World Bank Country Director for Mauritius, Madagascar, Mozambique, Seychelles, and Comoros, Mr. Mark Lundell, will visit Mauritius from September 10-15; his first official visit to Mauritius in his capacity. This visit will serve to review the current... Read more

Indian Ocean Nations to Carry Out UN-Organized Tsunami Readiness Test

08 Sep 2014 | Mauritius | Source : AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Ten years after the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami, 24 countries in the region will participate in an exercise organized by the United Nations to test their readiness to address such rare but potentially destructive events. The large-scale simulation exercise - known as... Read more

French Woman Faces Trial in Mauritius for Drug Trafficking

05 Sep 2014 | Mauritius | Source : AllAfrica News: Mauritius

The trial of a French woman accused of drug trafficking in Mauritius is to start again on 10 September after being suspended this week after her Mauritian co-accused was taken to hospital. Aurore Gros-Coissy, 27, was arrested on August 2011 after 1,680... Read more

The UK and Mauritius to Set Up a Carbon Calculator

28 Aug 2014 | Mauritius | Source : AllAfrica News: Mauritius

press release London — High Commissioner Jonathan Drew signs agreement with the Ministry of Environment The United Kingdom is assisting the Mauritian Ministry of Environment to set up a Carbon Calculator in Mauritius. The agreement for the grant worth £20,000 was signed on... Read more

Mauritius - From Academia to Politics

25 Aug 2014 | Mauritius | Source : AllAfrica News: Mauritius

By Kelvin SuddasonPort Louis — From university scholar to activist, and from lecturer to politician, Professor Sheila Bunwaree has given up her academic career to serve her country. Behind her poised demeanour and wide smile is a pragmatic humanist with a... Read more

Prime Minister Congratulates His Mauritanian Counterpart

22 Aug 2014 | Mauritius | Source : AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Birlehlou (liberated Territories) — Prime Minister Abdelkader Taleb Omar, congratulated his Mauritanian counterpart, Yahia Ould Hamidin, on the occasion of his appointment as the Prime minister, in a letter Wednesday. Abdelkader Taleb Omar expressed his sincere desire to develop relations between the... Read more

Five Minutes Interview - Maurice Omondi Okwach

22 Aug 2014 | Mauritius | Source : AllAfrica News: Mauritius

By Tracy MutindaMaurice Omondi Okwach is director at Trace Media Plus -Advertising and Branding. I'm good at........studying human behaviour. I'm very bad at..........being noisy. The last book I enjoyed reading is.........The Tempest by William Shakespeare. The most surprising thing that happened to me is...........when our... Read more

'Are You the Minister of Health or the Minister of Sickness?'

20 Aug 2014 | Mauritius | Source : AllAfrica News: Mauritius

interview By Touria PrayagIn light of the recent headlines concerning health-related issues, Weekly speaks to Minister of Health and Quality of Life Lormus Bundhoo about what he plans to do about the cases, and how Mauritius can protect itself from the threat... Read more