Mauritius Newswire (Page 4)

Mauritius Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Mauritius. (Page 4)

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  1. Kenya to enter veterans Thakkar, Mutua in table tennis at Commonwealth GamesRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2018 | Xinhuanet

    ... in Gold Coast after making his debut for Kenya in the ITTF Africa Eastern region Championship in Port Louis' in Mauritius last December. "I didn't expect to make it given the nature of the competition. It's a big privilege for me to represent the ...

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  2. Cable Compendium: a guide to the week's submarine and terrestrial developmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2018 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    ... cable is scheduled to be ready for service ( Cable System aiming to link South Africa with India, via landings in Mauritius, the autonomous outer island of Rodrigues and the French overseas territory of Reunion is progressing as planned, with the ...

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  3. Lincoln Park Zoo hosts second International Wildlife Reintroduction ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2018 | EurekAlert!

    ... Indianapolis Prize winner Prof. Carl Jones, who is credited with bringing several species native to the Isle of Mauritius and Rodrigues Island back from the brink of extinction, including the Mauritius kestrel, pink pigeon, echo parakeet, Maurititus ...

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  4. NASA's Aqua satellite finds wind shear hitting Tropical Storm IrvingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2018 | EurekAlert!

    ... 31.8 degrees south latitude and 69.0 degrees east longitude, about 846 nautical miles southeast of Port Louis, Mauritius. Irving's maximum sustained winds were near 40 knots (46 mph/74 kph). The storm was moving to the south at 27 knots (31 mph/50 ...

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  5. Tropical Cyclone Irving Appears Elongated in NASA ImageryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2018 | Environmental News Network

    ... Jan. 9, 2018, Tropical Cyclone Irving was located approximately 861 nautical miles east-southeast of Port Louis, Mauritius, near 23.2 degrees south latitude and 71.9 degrees east longitude. Irving was moving to the west-southwest at 18 knots (20.7 ...

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  6. Top 12 travel destinations to keep your sights on for 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2018 | The Globe and Mail

    From the far-flung Faroe Islands to old standby New Orleans, Khalid Salaam explains why these 12 destinations around the world are where you should set your sights in 2018 The Indian Ocean island nation of Mauritius starts celebrating its 50th year as a free country in February with several official events. Located east of Madagascar, it's home to 300-plus kilometres of idyllic beaches and crystal clear waters.

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  7. Mauritius:How Merck, Unesco and Mauritius Partnered to Empower Women in StemRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2017 | AllAfrica.com

    As part of Merck STEM program For Women and Youth, Merck Foundation, a non-profit organization and a subsidiary of Merck KGaA Germany conducted the 3rd edition of their annual "UNESCO-Merck Africa Research Summit" on the 28th and 29th of November 2017 under the patronage of the President of the Republic of Mauritius, Her Excellency Mrs. UNESCO-MARS 2017 was officially inaugurated by; Her Excellency the President of the Republic of Mauritius Mrs. Ameenah Gurib-Fakim, President of the Republic of Mauritius and Dr. the Hon. Mohammad Anwar Husnoo, Mauritius' Minister of Health and Quality of Life.

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  8. Senyo Hosi nominated for African CEO Impact AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2017 | Ghanamma.com

    ... Ibrahim Prize for Leadership; Hon. Xavier Luc-Duval, Vice Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, Republic of Mauritius and Mr. Mohammed Dewji, CEO METL Group, Tanzania, among others. Mr Hosi, Chief Executive Officer of the Ghana Chamber of Bulk Oil ...

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  9. President Trump appoints Smithville grad as ambassadorRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2017 | The Daily Record

    David D. Reimer, a 1980 graduate of Smithville High School, was sworn in Wednesday as ambassador extraordinary and plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Mauritius. He will serve concurrently under that same title to the Republic of Seychelles and will relocate the first of the year to Port Louis, the Mauritius capital.

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  10. Naples celebrates UNESCO recognition of art of pizza makingRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2017 | Boston.com

    ... Kumbh Mela baths taken in India, Bosnian woodcarving, and the ''Sega tambour'' dance and song performances of Mauritius's Rodrigues Island. Agriculture minister Maurizio Martina said Italy's campaign, launched in 2009, marked the first time UNESCO ...

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  11. Naples celebrates UNESCO recognition of art of pizza makingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | 680News

    ... ritual Kumbh Mela baths taken in India, Bosnian woodcarving, and the "Sega tambour" dance and song performances of Mauritius' Rodrigues Island. In Naples, pizza makers celebrated the victory and planned to give away free pies next week at a massive ...

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  12. Merck Foundation Conducts 3rd UNESCO-Merck Africa Research Summit in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2017 | World News Report

    Mr. Getachew Engida, Deputy DG of UNESCO; Prof. Frank Stangenberg-Haverkamp, Chairman of the Executive Board of E. Merck KG; President of the Republic of Mauritius, Her Excellency Mrs Ameenah Gurib-Fakim and Dr. Rasha Kelej, CEO of Merck Foundation Third edition UNESCO-MARS 2017 continues to build Research Capacity in Africa with special focus on Cancer and Vaccines Development PORT LOUIS, MAURITIUS, December 1, 2017 / EINPresswire.com / -- a Merck Foundation partners with the Government of Mauritius, UNESCO, African Union and African Governments for their annual UNESCO-MARS to contribute to empowering Women and Youth in STEM.

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  13. SA cadets sail on adventure of a lifetimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2017 | Iol.co.za

    ... the Antarctic voyage. SA Agulhas sailed from Cape Town on Friday and her first port of call will be Port Louis in Mauritius, where the Indian scientists are due to embark. From there the ship will sail south into the great Southern Ocean and the ...

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  14. Mauritius:Mauritius First Dedicated Heavy Vehicle Lane to Be Built Along Motorway M2Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2017 | AllAfrica.com

    The first heavy vehicle dedicated lane in Mauritius will be built along Motorway M2 between Roche Bois Roundabout and Jin Fei Roundabout. The contract for the construction of the additional third lane of width 4 metres over 3.1 kilometres on each side of Motorway M2 was awarded to Gamma Construction Ltd for the sum of over Rs 330 million.

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  15. Joint labour panel at firms employing 30 or more workersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2017 | The Peninsula

    ... for cooperation in sport between the Government of the State of Qatar and the Government of the Republic of Mauritius. It also took the necessary procedures for the ratification of a Memorandum of Understanding on the establishment of a joint ...

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  16. Mauritius:'A Marine Spatial Plan Is Crucial for the Development of the Ocean Economy'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2017 | AllAfrica.com

    If exploited sustainably, our seas and oceans have a huge potential to foster social and economic growth and prosperity. If we succeed, we will benefit from healthy oceans and seas that create attractive and sustainable future for the young people.

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  17. INS Sarvekshak Reaches Dar-Es-Salaam : To Carry out Joint Hydrographic Survey with Tanzanian NavyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2017 | Newkerala.com

    ... of Port of Wesha and Kiuyo and Pemba Channel in Tanzania and on completion will be proceeding to Port Louis in Mauritius in December for survey of Grand Port. In recent past, Indian Naval Hydrographic Ships Jamuna, Sutlej and Darshak have undertaken ...

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  18. INS Sarvekshak in Joint Hydrographic Survey with Tanzanian NavyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2017 | Marine News

    ... of Port of Wesha and Kiuyo and Pemba Channel in Tanzania and on completion will be proceeding to Port Louis in Mauritius in December for survey of Grand Port. In recent past, Indian Naval Hydrographic Ships Jamuna, Sutlej and Darshak have undertaken ...

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  19. Indian Navy ship to undertake hydrographic survey in TanzaniaRead the original story

    Nov 16, 2017 | Nerve News

    ... of Port of Wesha and Kiuyo and Pemba Channel in Tanzania, and on completion will be proceeding to Port Louis in Mauritius in December for survey of Grand Port. In recent past, Indian naval hydrographic ships Jamuna, Sutlej and Darshak have ...

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  20. Mauritius accelerates towards a low-carbon economy, launches US$ 191 million projectRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    10 November, Port Louis, Mauritius - The Republic of Mauritius has launched a US$191 million project supported by the Green Climate Fund (GCF) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). The project aims to reduce fossil fuel imports and ...

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