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  1. Mauritius' Port Louis expands to handle rising African tradeRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Journal of Commerce Online

    The development of Port Louis will not only accommodate increasing container traffic, but also mitigate the likely impact of the cyclonic weather to which the country of Mauritius is prone, giving shippers more reliability.

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  2. Over 5000 jobs to be created at Tema Free ZonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | GhanaWeb

    The government is hoping to create about 5000 additional jobs upon the completion of the Technology Park in Tema. The park worth $250 million received a major boost when Ghana and Mauritius signed in Port Louis a framework agreement for its development.

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  3. No visa required to travel to Mauritius- Gov'tRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | GhanaWeb

    Ghana and Mauritius have agreed to waive visa requirements for holders of each other's national passports. It follows the signing of an agreement on mutual visa exemption in Port Louis on Monday as part of the 3 day state visit of President John Mahama.

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  4. Santova expands into Mauritius, GhanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Iol.co.za

    Santova Logistics has made an acquisition in Mauritius and opened an office in Ghana as part of its expansion plans, said the company on Friday. The JSE listed company, with offices in the United Kingdom , Netherlands and Australia, announced that it acquired Jet Freight Services of Mauritius, for an undisclosed sum which would be settled in cash.

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  5. Mauritius: Mauritius and the Czech Republic Sign an Air Transport AgreementRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | AllAfrica.com

    Mauritius has signed this morning an Air Transport Agreement with the Czech Republic at the Treasury Building in Port Louis. The signatories were Ambassador Blanca Fajkusova from the Czech side and Mr Sateeaved Seebaluck, Secretary to Cabinet and Head of Civil Service, from the Mauritian side.

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  6. Suspected plane debris found in Maldives to be verified in Malaysia: officialRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 11 | Xinhuanet

    The debris found in Maldives, suspected to be part of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 , will be brought back to Malaysia for analysis, an official said here Tuesday. Malaysian Deputy Transport Minister Ab Aziz Kaprawi said the debris have to be further analyzed and will be brought back to Malaysia to be verified whether they belong to the MH370 flight, according to state news agency Bernama.

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  7. Hope runs out for yacht crewRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | Iol.co.za

    Families whose loved ones were on the catamaran Sunsail that went missing in the Indian Ocean in January, are now considering having the three men declared dead. While they have not given up hope that they could still get answers about what happened to them, Phillipa Savage, whose brother Anthony Murray, 58, was the captain, said they had to face the hard reality that they were not coming back.

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  8. Interview: Mauritius to continue with search for more MH370 debris: deputy PMRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 11 | Xinhuanet

    Mauritian Deputy Prime Minister Xavier-Luc Duval receives an interview with Xinhua News Agency in Port Louis, capital of Mauritius, Aug. 10, 2015. The Indian Ocean nation of Mauritius, which is located 190 kilometers northeast of La Reunion, pledged to continue search operations for the missing Malaysia Airlines MH370 in its waters, Deputy Prime Minister Xavier-Luc Duval told Xinhua Monday.

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  9. How Canada is funding global LGBT rightsRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2015 | Xtra!

    This and other billboards, funded by the Canadian government, lined highways in Mauritius in February 2015 to promote LGBT rights. "Because we ask for respect for our privacy, some people discriminate against us.

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  10. How Canada is funding global LGBT rightsRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2015 | Xtra!

    This and other billboards, funded by the Canadian government, lined highways in Mauritius in February 2015 to promote LGBT rights. "Because we ask for respect for our privacy, some people discriminate against us.

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  11. Indian Navy frigate on surveillance duty in South Indian OceanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    Indian Navy's stealth frigate INS Teg is on a two-month long deployment in the South Indian Ocean to provide surveillance support in the region, an official statement said on Saturday. "This is in keeping with India's national objective of ensuring a secure and stable regional environment to allow unhindered economic and social development, not just in India, but also in the entire Indian Ocean Region," a navy statement said.

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  12. British rowers rescued off coast of WA head back for safe groundRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Two Englishmen rescued during their second attempt to row across the Indian Ocean are expected back on land in Fremantle some time after 4pm on Thursday. Adventurers James Ketchell and Ashley Wilson will be transferred onto a smaller boat from oil tanker Dubai Charm, that rescued them from rough seas some 175 kilometres west of Kalbarri on Wednesday.

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  13. Rescued rowers back on land soonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | NEWS.com.au

    WATCH LIVE: LABOR leader Bill Shorten has been criticised and his credibility as a witness questioned as he repeatedly avoided questions at the royal commission into trade union corruption. ONE state is set to receive two new public holidays each year, including one so footy fans can get pumped for the biggest day of the year.

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  14. Rescue mission underway for injured English rower on Indian Ocean crossingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    Two English rowers - one an epileptic with head injuries - have been rescued by an oil tanker after running into trouble during an attempted Indian Ocean crossing. The rescue mission came after a seemingly bizarre chain of communication attempts from adventurer James Ketchell and friend Ashley Wilson, who were trying to break the world record for rowing across the Indian Ocean In May Ketchell and Wilson were forced to abort an intial bid to row from Geraldton in Western Australia to Port Louis in Mauritius just one day into the journey after electronic guidance systems failed.

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  15. UK Rowers Rescued - AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | Marine News

    The rescue mission came after a seemingly bizarre chain of communication attempts from adventurer James Ketchell and friend Ashley Wilson. On their first attempt, in May, they had to abort their bid to row from Geraldton in Western Australia to Port Louis in Mauritius just one day into the journey after electronic guidance systems failed.

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  16. English rowers rescued off WA coastRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2015 | NEWS.com.au

    MALCOLM Turnbull has downplayed threats to national security from Islamic State but at least one expert believes he may have gone too far. AN Australian mother who fell pregnant from a one-night stand has been reunited with the father of her child after she placed an ad on Gumtree.

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  17. Rescue underway (again) for English Indian Ocean-crossing rowers off WARead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Two Englishmen attempting to break the world record for rowing across the Indian Ocean as a duo are being rescued for a second time. Adventurer James Ketchell and friend Ashley Wilson were forced in May to abort their bid to row from Geraldton in Western Australia to Port Louis in Mauritius just one day into the journey after electronic guidance systems failed.

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  18. New search for missing yachtRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    A Mauritian company has been hired to help find the yacht on which three South Africans went missing in January. Sunsail, who hired the men to deliver the yacht from Cape Town to Phuket, Thailand, said the vessel, Comarco Swift, would leave Mauritius on Sunday to begin the search, weather permitting.

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  19. Brits relaunch 5800km rowing attemptRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | NEWS.com.au

    PRIME Minister Tony Abbott resembled a wartime leader when he met some of the 1100 sailors on board the USS Blue Ridge. UPDATE : A WOMAN attacked by a crocodile on the Prince Regent River in WA's Kimberley is lucky not to have suffered more serious injuries.

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  20. Record Indian Ocean rowing bid re-bootedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | NEWS.com.au

    TWO Englishmen have embarked on a bid to break the world record for rowing across the Indian Ocean as a duo, with one of the men's severe epilepsy adding another dimension to the already difficult challenge. IT will be the second attempt for adventurer James Ketchell and friend Ashley Wilson, who were forced in May to abort their bid to row from Geraldton in Western Australia to Port Louis in Mauritius just one day into the journey after electronic guidance systems failed.

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