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John McAreavey returning to Mauritius to make appeal over honeymoon murder - Independent.ie

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John McAreavey returning to Mauritius to make appeal over honeymoon murder - Independent.ie

- The 27-year-old Co Tyrone teacher, who was the only daughter of Tyrone gaelic football manager Mickey Harte, was strangled in her room in the luxury Legends hotel in Mauritius in 2011. Two former hotel workers were acquitted of the crime after a high-profile trial on the holiday island in the summer of 2012. John McAreavey will travel to Mauritius at the weekend and hold a press conference on Tuesday

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Premier Majaliwa charms Mauritius investors

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Premier Majaliwa charms Mauritius investors

- Dar es Salaam. Prime Minister, Mr Kassim Majaliwa, has appealed to invest in Mauritius to come and establish their ventures in Tanzania noting that the country has favourable investment climate. He made the remarks yesterday after visiting fish processing factory in Port Louis called Mer des Mascareignes. He noted that Tanzania has ample opportunities for fish processing noting that there was no single fish processing plant alongside more than 1,000km of costal line from Mtwara to Tanga

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Tanzania, Mauritius sign pact on tourism

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Tanzania, Mauritius sign pact on tourism

- Dar es Salaam. Tanzania and Mauritius have signed a tourism memorandum of understanding (MoU) to jointly market the two destinations targeting the US, Australia, China, India and other countries in Europe. Tanzania Tourist Board (TTB) managing director Ms Devota Mdachi and her counterpart from Mauritius Tourism Promotion Authority (MTPA) Mr Kevin Ramkaloan signed the one-year renewable deal in Berlin on Saturday during the ITB event, the world’s largest travel trade show

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Places: Mauritius |  Tanzania |  United States |  Dar es Salaam |  Dar | 

TUSKER SEEK EARLY GOALS: Brewers off to Mauritius, Court halts new KPL fixtures

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TUSKER SEEK EARLY GOALS: Brewers off to Mauritius, Court halts new KPL fixtures

- Tusker coach George ‘Best’ Nsimbe insists they will go for early goals against AS Port Louis in the return leg of their preliminary round of Caf Champions League on Sunday. The Kenyan champions find themselves in a tough situation after drawing 1-1 in the first leg match last weekend. Tusker fly out to Mauritius today afternoon, determined to make it to the first round of the tournament. “It is not

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Places: Kenya |  Africa |  Mauritius |  Sub-Saharan |  E. Africa | 

‘Lost continent’ found under Mauritius in the Indian Ocean

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‘Lost continent’ found under Mauritius in the Indian Ocean

- Found — one lost continent, hiding underneath a tropical holiday destination. It might sound implausible, but deep at the bottom of the Indian Ocean, a research team, led by South Africa’s University of the Witwatersrand, has found pieces of an ancient continent. The lava-covered piece of continent, dubbed ‘Mauritia,’ was found under the popular island of Mauritius. According to the report published this week in the journal Nature Communications, the

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Mauritius prime minister resigns in favor of his son

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Mauritius prime minister resigns in favor of his son

- PORT LOUIS The 86-year-old prime minister of Mauritius said on Saturday that he would resign on Jan. 23 and hand power to his son, who is the current finance minister. Anerood Jugnauth, who has presided over steady economic growth, said in a televised speech he would continue to serve in government in another, unspecified capacity. "The time has come for the country to have a young leadership that

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Kenya, Mauritius set to be Africa’s financial hubs

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Kenya, Mauritius set to be Africa’s financial hubs

- President Uhuru Kenyatta said Kenya and Mauritius need to complement each other as the two nations have a similar approach in economic development. The President spoke when he met the Mauritius Foreign Affairs, Regional Integration and International Trade Minister, Mr Seetanah Lutchmeenaraidoo, who paid him a courtesy call at State House, Nairobi. The Head of State said the two countries will sign agreements that will ensure Kenya and Mauritius become

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SBM Bank of Mauritius closer to Kenya’s entry

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SBM Bank of Mauritius closer to Kenya’s entry

- Fidelity Bank’s shareholders raced against time to approve the proposed sale to SBM Holdings of Mauritius before end of financial year on December 31, the Central Bank said yesterday. The regulator said the struggling bottom-tier lender’s board and shareholders okayed the deal on December 21 and 28, respectively. “Following SBM Group’s preparedness for the conclusion of the transaction at the earliest, with necessary capital infusion, FCBL held a board meeting

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  • Premier Majaliwa charms Mauritius investors
    Premier Majaliwa charms Mauritius investors

    , thecitizen.co.tz

    Dar es Salaam. Prime Minister, Mr Kassim Majaliwa, has appealed to invest in Mauritius to come and establish their ventures in Tanzania noting that the country has favourable investment climate. He made the remarks yesterday after visiting fish processing factory in Port Louis called Mer des Mascareignes. He noted that Tanzania has ample opportunities for fish processing noting that there was no single fish processing plant alongside more than 1,000km of costal line from Mtwara to Tanga

    Categories: Business | 
    Tags: Finance |  Investments |  Investors | 
    Places: Africa |  Mauritius |  Sub-Saharan |  E. Africa |  Tanzania |  Dar es Salaam |  Dar | 

Politics & Government

  • Kenya, Mauritius set to be Africa’s financial hubs
    Kenya, Mauritius set to be Africa’s financial hubs

    , kassweekly.co.ke

    President Uhuru Kenyatta said Kenya and Mauritius need to complement each other as the two nations have a similar approach in economic development. The President spoke when he met the Mauritius Foreign Affairs, Regional Integration and International Trade Minister, Mr Seetanah Lutchmeenaraidoo, who paid him a courtesy call at State House, Nairobi. The Head of State said the two countries will sign agreements that will ensure Kenya and Mauritius become

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Sports

  • Mhango inspires Malawi to victory
    Mhango inspires Malawi to victory

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    Frank Mhango's hat-trick helped Malawi defeat Angola 3-0 in the COSAFA Castle Cup, Group B game at the Independence Stadium in Windhoek on Sunday. The win sees Malawi join Lesotho at the top of the Group B standings who also have three points, while Angola remain at the bottom of the table with Mauritius. The Flames of Malawi fired the first warning just two minutes into the game through

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  • Best hotels in Mauritius: How top designers remade luxury in paradise
    Best hotels in Mauritius: How top designers remade luxury in paradise

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    (CNN)Luxury hotels have staked claims to Mauritius's famed beaches for decades, but over the last couple of years, elite designers have remade venerable island institutions and built new paradise retreats from the ground up. There are dozens of top-notch resorts and hotels across the island, but here's a list of 10 of the best and most interesting. Oberoi Mauritius, Turtle Bay Marine Park, Balaclava While this isn't a couples-only resort, the Oberoi feels like a honeymooners retreat

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