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  1. Mauritius: MPC Cuts Down Key Repo Rate to 4.00 PercentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | AllAfrica.com

    The Monetary Policy Committee of the Bank of Mauritius has cut down the Key Repo Rate which stands at 4.40 per cent by 40 basis points to 4.00 per cent per annum at its meeting on 20 July 2016 in Port Louis. The MPC took this decision after assessing the risks to the growth and inflation outlook and considered that the downside risks to the domestic growth outlook outweighed the risks to the inflation outlook.

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  2. Zambia lays down markerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | The Namibian

    DEFENDING champions Zambia laid down a big marker of intent as they opened their 2016 Cosafa u17 Championships Group B campaign with a 4-0 victory over Kenya in Port Louis, Mauritius on Friday.

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  3. SeychellesRead the original story

    May 23, 2016 | State Department

    The Republic of Seychelles consists of 115 islands off the east coast of Africa. The main islands of the archipelago include Mahe, which is the largest, followed by Praslin and La Digue.

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  4. Dede denies phoning President Mahama on Black stars bonusRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Ghanamma.com

    Spokesperson for the Ayew Family, Fiifi Tackie has refuted claims that the Ghana Deputy skipper has severally been reaching President John Mahama on phone to register complaints and making demands for the Black Stars. The Swansea City attacker is rumoured to have been calling Ghana's president to make demands on behalf of the Black Stars team, an allegation Ayew's camp has rubbished.

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  5. Doctor maintained a caring role until the endRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Sydney Morning Herald

    FRANCOIS GEORGES DOMAINGUE Anaesthetist 27.2.1920 - 9.7.2016 Francois Georges Domaingue died after a prolonged period of poor health. His was a long journey, full of achievements, despite humble beginnings and a modest end.

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  6. NASA sees a tightly wrapped Tropical Cyclone AbelaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | EurekAlert!

    IMAGE: On July 18 at 09:30 UTC , the Suomi NPP satellite captured this image of Tropical Cyclone Abela off Madagascar in the Southern Indian Ocean. view more On July 16 the first Tropical Cyclone of the year formed in the Southern Indian Ocean.

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  7. East Africa: EAC, Mauritius for Stronger Trade TiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | AllAfrica.com

    ... and another one responsible for agriculture. He also conferred with senior officials of Enterprise Mauritius, Mauritius Investment Authority, Business Mauritius and Mauritius Export Association. Mauritius exports 400,000 tonnes of sugar annually. ...

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  8. Namibia/Mauritius: Young Warriors to Make a Splash in MauritiusRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | AllAfrica.com

    YOUNG Warriors' head coach Timo Tjongarero says his young charges will play their hearts out every time they step onto the field at the 2016 Cosafa under-17 Championships, which start on Friday. Namibia, who leave for Mauritius on Tuesday, have the unenviable task of facing the hosts in their first fixture on Saturday at the Stade Georges V in Curepipe.

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  9. Women naval officers return from sea adventureRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 16 | Nerve News

    Panaji, July 16 - They exemplify grit and courage, proving that nothing is impossible for the fairer gender. And now these six valiant women officers of the Indian Navy are back from their gruelling sea expedition from Mauritius.

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  10. LUKOIL Marine Lubricants Opens Hong Kong OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Marine News

    LUKOIL Marine Lubricants has opened a new branch office in Hong Kong to tap into an increasing market share in Hong Kong and the greater China area. The official opening ceremony was held on Friday, May 27, 2016, and was attended by more than 50 guests from Hong Kong and Taiwan, as well as LUKOIL Marine's Managing Directors, June Manoharan and Jan Thiedeitz.

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  11. GE Technology to Power Massive Crane VesselRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Marine News

    A recent partnership between Sembcorp Marine and GE aims realize one of the most challenging offshore projects in recent times for Heerema's new Semi-Submersible Crane Vessel Sleipnir, which at 220 meters long and 102 meters wide, will be the world's largest crane vessel. Equipped with two cranes, each boasting a lifting capacity of 10,000 tons, Sleipnir will be used for offshore construction and heavy lifting.

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  12. Africa: Mauritius and Comoros to Strengthen TiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | AllAfrica.com

    Mauritius and the Comoros will further collaborate to strengthen and consolidate both bilateral and friendly ties between the two countries while at the same reinforcing cooperation in the economic and social development. This was at the fore of discussions today by the President of the Union of Comoros, Mr Azali Assoumani, during a courtesy call on the Prime Minister, Sir Anerood Jugnauth, at the New Treasury Building in Port Louis.

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  13. Man's Me-Gi Engine for Ilshin LNG-Powered BulkerRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Marine News

    GI dispenses with the need for power derating and eliminates the significant problem of methane slip Photo MAN After a period of negotiation, Korean shipowner, ILSHIN and HMD have signed a shipbuilding contract for a 50,000 dwt bulk carrier. As a world's first for the segment, the vessel will be powered by an MAN B&W 6G50ME-C9.5-GI engine, to be built by HHI-EMD who will also supply the ME-GI and fuel gas supply system.

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  14. MAN's ME-GI Engine for LNG-powered BulkerRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Marine News

    GI dispenses with the need for power derating and eliminates the significant problem of methane slip Photo MAN Korean shipowner ILSHIN and HMD have signed a shipbuilding contract for a 50,000 dwt bulk carrier. Notably, the vessel will be powered by an MAN B&W 6G50ME-C9.5-GI engine, to be built by HHI-EMD who will also supply the ME-GI and fuel gas supply system.

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  15. Brexit: Potential Implications For The Maritime SectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Marine News

    While the nature of the United Kingdom's future trading relationship with the European Union will take some time to become clear, it is important to realise that in the immediate aftermath of the result of the UK's recent EU referendum, says a report from Watson, Farley and Williams. Nothing has changed in terms of the trading relationship and the movement of people and goods between the EU and the UK and the laws which apply to your maritime business and contractual arrangements.

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  16. DCMA to continue Organizing Anchorage of Maritime Crafts in DubaiRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Marine News

    Dubai Maritime City Authority , the government authority charged with regulating, coordinating and supervising all aspects of Dubai's maritime sector, revealed its continuing efforts in organizing anchorage of maritime crafts across Dubai waters. Dubai is witnessing a big turnout of maritime crafts ranging from business and tourism, to sports and entertainment, due to its strategic position as a global business and tourism hub.

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  17. JN Port Trust to Stay FloatRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | Marine News

    With the strong commitment to provide seamless services to the customers as India's prime facilitator of international trade, Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust , in the last one year, has focussed on 'Ease of Doing Business' says a report in the Hindu. Once known for its inefficiency in the maritime world, India's number one Container Port has taken a number of initiatives to streamline the processes and make it easier for the clients and partners to do business with the Port.

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  18. Asia Pushes LNG as a Bunker FuelRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | Marine News

    An increasing number of ships and vessels are using liquefied natural gas or LNG as a clean fuel to comply with the regulations laid by the International Maritime Organization across emission control areas. LNG as a ship fuel reduces the emission of sulphur dioxide by 90-95% compared to the conventional petroleum fuels.

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  19. Paragon Shipping to Counter DownturnRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | Marine News

    Paragon Shipping Inc is at cyclical lows, as the entire drybulk shipping sector has suffered and, along with the container and LNG sectors. Michael Bodouroglou, Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Paragon Shipping Inc. has sent a letter to all its share holders about the measures that company has taken to counter cyclical downturn.

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  20. Shortages of Bulk Cargo in Vietnamese PortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | Marine News

    Claims for shortage of bulk cargoes have become common in some Vietnamese ports and can lead to the arrest of the vessel by the receivers, says Gard Alert. Two of the ports frequently involved are Phu My in the south and Cai Lan in the north.

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