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  • Malagasy national arrested with heroin at Mauritius airport
    20 january 2019 18:46:15
    Port-Louis, Mauritius (PANA) - The Mauritius security services have intercepted 256.28 grams of heroin from the luggage of a female passenger traveling with a Malagasy passport at the SSR International Airport, Plaisance, Southern Mauritius.Full text...

  • EU supports AU drive to suspend Presidential vote results in DRC
    18 january 2019 19:50:42
    Kinshasa, DRC (PANA) – The European Union (EU) has joined the African Union (AU) in calling on the authorities in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) to suspend the declaration of the final election results after the 30 Dec. Presidential and parliamentary elections in the central African nation. Full text...

  • Mauritius, Mozambique sign MoU on tourism
    18 january 2019 19:26:33
    Port-Louis, Mauritius (PANA) – Mauritius and Mozambique will sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in the field of tourism, a PANA correspondent reported from Port-Louis, quoting an official communiqué issued Friday. Full text...

  • Zambian President to attend Madagascar presidential inauguration
    18 january 2019 13:31:56
    Lusaka, Zambia (PANA) – Zambian President Edgar Lungu will on Saturday travel to Madagascar to attend the inauguration of the Indian Ocean island-nation's President-elect Andry Rajoelina in the capital, Antananarivo.Full text...

  • Friday's forex rates for the Mauritanian Ouguiya
    18 january 2019 11:02:58
    Nouakchott, Mauritania (PANA) – Following are Friday’s exchange rates for the Mauritanian Ouguiya, as issued by the Central Bank of Mauritania.Full text...

  • AU mini-Summit on DRC calls for suspension of 'flawed election result'
    18 january 2019 09:33:24
    Addis Ababa, Ethiopia (PANA) - The African Union (AU) has called on the authorities in the Democratic Republic of Congo to suspend the declaration of Felix Tshisekedi as the winner of the 30 December presidential election.Full text...

  • Friday's forex rates for the Mauritian Rupee
    18 january 2019 09:11:46
    Port-Louis, Mauritius (PANA) - Following are Friday's foreign exchange rates for the Mauritian Rupee as issued by the Commercial Bank of Mauritius.Full text...

  • Mauritius, Seychelles discuss continental shelf management, maritime security
    18 january 2019 08:03:51
    Port-Louis, Mauritius (PANA) - Visiting Vice-President of Seychelles Mr Vincent Meriton on Thursday night discussed continental shelf management and maritime security with Mauritian Prime Minister Mr Pravind Kumar Jugnauth in Port Louis.Full text...

  • Rights group slams Mauritania for repressive laws
    18 january 2019 05:04:30
    Geneva, Switzerland (PANA) – Mauritanian authorities used a litany of harsh and overbroad laws on terrorism, cybercrime, apostasy, and criminal defamation to prosecute and jail human rights defenders, activists, bloggers, and political dissidents during 2018, Human Rights Watch has said in its World Report 2019. Full text...

  • EU, IMF sign agreement to financing Africa regional centre
    17 january 2019 21:01:49
    Ebene, Mauritius (PANA) - The European Union (EU) and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Thursday signed an agreement to finance the second phase of the Regional Technical Assistance Centre for Southern Africa (AFRITAC South – AFS) Phase 11 to the tune of about US$23.5 million) at the Africa Training Institute in Ebène, south of the capital, Port-Louis.Full text...

  • Opposition Alliance nominates single candidate for 2019 presidential election in Mauritania
    17 january 2019 17:59:41
    Nouakchott, Mauritania (PANA) - Several leaders of a Democratic Opposition Electoral Alliance (AEOD) in Mauritania, rose from their meeting in Nouakchott, announcing "a common strategy, programme and candidate" for the 2019 presidential election.Full text...

  • Thursday's forex rates for the Mauritanian Ouguiya
    17 january 2019 11:22:06
    Nouakchott, Mauritania (PANA) - Following are Thursday's foreign exchange rates for the Mauritanian Ouguiya, as issued by the Central Bank of Mauritania. Full text...

  • Mauritius: New Animal Health Bill to be introduced soon
    17 january 2019 09:19:59
    Port-Louis, Mauritius (PANA) - A New Animal Health Bill will be introduced this year in order to further reinforce biosecurity in the livestock sector and the Plant Protection Act of 2006 will also be reviewed, Mauritian Agro-Industry Minister Mahen Seeruttun on Wednesday night said at a workshop on the preparation of a biosecurity plan for the agricultural sector in Mauritius, a PANA correspondent reported from Port-Louis.Full text...

  • Thursday's forex rates for the Mauritian Rupee
    17 january 2019 08:16:04
    Port-Louis, Mauritius (PANA) - Following are Thursday's foreign exchange rates for the Mauritian Rupee as issued by the Commercial Bank of Mauritius. Full text...

  • Laurent Gbagbo is released after his acquittal
    16 january 2019 20:03:58
    Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire (PANA) - Trial Chamber I of the International Criminal Court (ICC) on Wednesday ruled, by a majority, that former Ivorian President, Laurent Gbagbo, and his co-accused, Charles Blé Goudé, will be released following their acquittal on Tuesday of all crimes against humanity charges.Full text...

  • Tunisia obtains 500-million-dollar credit from Saudi Arabia
    16 january 2019 19:47:20
    Tunis, Tunisia (PANA) - Saudi Arabia has granted a credit of 500 million dollars to Tunisia on "preferential terms", the Tunisian Ministry of Finance announced here on Wednesday.Full text...

  • IFC provides US$1.7m support to improve business climate in Mauritania
    16 january 2019 13:05:50
    Nouakchott, Mauritania (PANA) - The International Finance Corporation, a lending arm of the World Bank for development projects in developing countries, will provide Mauritania technical and financial support of about US$1.7 million, according to an agreement signed here on Tuesday by Economy and Finance minister Moctar Ould Diaye and the IFC Director for West and Central Africa, Dr. Aliou Maiga.Full text...

  • Zambian President off to Addis Ababa for emergency talks on DRC disputed elections
    16 january 2019 12:16:54
    Lusaka, Zambia (PANA) – Zambian President Edgar Lungu has left for Ethiopia where he is expected to attend an emergency Southern African Development Community (SADC) double troika summit meeting in Addis Ababa to discuss the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) presidential election. Full text...

  • Wednesday's forex rates for the Mauritanian Ouguiya
    16 january 2019 11:19:09
    Nouakchott, Mauritania (PANA) – Following are Wednesday’s exchange rates for the Mauritanian Ouguiya, as issued by the Central Bank of Mauritania.Full text...

  • Wednesday's forex rates for the Mauritian Rupee
    16 january 2019 09:01:36
    Port-Louis, Mauritius (PANA) - Following are Wednesday's foreign exchange rates for the Mauritian Rupee as issued by the Commercial Bank of Mauritius.Full text...

  • Mauritanian President slams moves urging him to seek re-election for 3rd term
    15 january 2019 20:10:42
    Nouakchott, Mauritania (PANA) - Mauritania's Head of State, Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz, has ordered a halt to moves to review the country's constitution and allow him stand for election in 2019, according to a statement by the Presidency's services, made public on Tuesday afternoon. Full text...

  • Mauritius New Merchant Shipping Regulations come into effect 1 Feb
    15 january 2019 19:18:52
    Port-Louis, Mauritius (PANA) - Mauritian Merchant Shipping Regulations, designed to prevent oil pollution by Oil and Noxious Liquid Substances, comes into force on 1 February, 2019. Full text...

  • Tuesday's exchange rates for the Mauritanian Ouguiya
    15 january 2019 11:41:28
    Nouakchott, Mauritania (PANA) – Following are Tuesday’s exchange rates for the Ouguiya, as issued by the central bank of Mauritania.Full text...

  • Tuesday's forex rates for the Mauritian Rupee
    15 january 2019 08:58:12
    Port-Louis, Mauritius (PANA) - Following are Tuesday's foreign exchange rates for the Mauritian Rupee as issued by the Commercial Bank of Mauritius.Full text...

  • 'Geospatial technology a tool for sustainable development of ocean economy'
    15 january 2019 07:27:55
    Port-Louis, Mauritius (PANA) - The Mauritian Ocean Economy, Marine Resources, Fisheries and Shipping Minister Mr Premdut Koonjoo, on Monday urged scientists to ensure that the planet is kept clean and healthy for the coming generation.  Full text...

  • Monday's forex rates for the Mauritian Rupee
    14 january 2019 08:54:46
    Port-Louis, Mauritius (PANA) - Following are Monday's foreign exchange rates for the Mauritian Rupee as issued by the Commercial Bank of Mauritius. Full text...

  • Fuel prices go down by about 5% in Mauritius
    12 january 2019 18:32:31
    Port-Louis, Mauritius (PANA) - Fuel prices have gone down by about 5% in Mauritius following the decrease in world market price of crude oil.Full text...

  • Mozambican president to be chief guest at anniversary of abolition of slavery in Mauritius
    12 january 2019 15:01:26
    Port-Louis, Mauritius (PANA) – Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi would be the Chief Guest at activities to mark the 184th anniversary of the Abolition of Slavery in Mauritius to be commemorated on 1 February.Full text...

  • Mauritanian extend national football team coach's contract
    12 january 2019 14:51:53
    Nouakchott, Mauritania (PANA) - The contract of Mauritania's national football team coach, Frenchman Corentin Martins, has been extended for another two years, the Mauritanian Football Federation (FFRIM) announced on Friday in Nouakchott.Full text...

  • Saturday's forex rates for the Mauritanian Ouguiya
    12 january 2019 11:25:47
    Nouakchott, Mauritania (PANA) – Following are Saturday’s exchange rates for the Ouguiya, as issued by the Central Bank of Mauritania.Full text...

  • Malagasy nationals nabbed with illegal gold at Mauritius airport
    11 january 2019 15:42:12
    Port Louis, Mauritius (PANA) - Mauritius Revenue Authority (MRA) on Thursday seized 25.5 kg of gold ingots at the SSR International airport on three passengers, aged 58, 22 and 59, respectively, on landing from Madagascar but transiting in Mauritius, PANA learnt from official sources here.Full text...

  • Mauritania approves additional gas deal with Senegal
    11 january 2019 14:59:26
    Nouakchott, Mauritania (PANA) - The Mauritanian government has approved "the additional act to the Inter-State Cooperation Agreement on the development and exploitation of offshore cross-border gas field reserves" with Senegal, said a statement from the Council of Ministers in Nouakchott.Full text...

  • Friday's forex rates for the Mauritanian Ouguiya
    11 january 2019 11:54:37
    Nouakchott, Mauritania (PANA) – Following are Friday’s exchange rates for the Mauritanian Ouguiya, as issued by the Central Bank of Mauritania. Full text...

  • Friday's forex rates for the Mauritian Rupee
    11 january 2019 07:51:16
    Port-Louis, Mauritius (PANA) - Following are Friday's foreign exchange rates for the Mauritian Rupee as issued by the Commercial Bank of Mauritius. Full text...

  • IOC welcomes Rajoelina’s election as Madagascar president
    10 january 2019 18:06:13
    Ebene, Mauritius (PANA) – The Indian Ocean Commission (IOC) on Thursday congratulated Andry Nirina Rajoelina on his election as Madagascar president, as confirmed on 8 January 2019 by the Constitutional Court. Full text...

  • Thursday's forex rates for the Mauritanian Ouguiya
    10 january 2019 10:31:03
    Nouakchott, Mauritania (PANA) – The following are Thursday’s exchange rates for the Mauritanian Ouguiya, as issued by the Central Bank of Mauritania. Full text...

  • Thursday's forex rates for the Mauritian Rupee
    10 january 2019 08:30:03
    Port-Louis, Mauritius (PANA) - Following are Thursday's foreign exchange rates for the Mauritian Rupee as issued by the Commercial Bank of Mauritius.Full text...

  • Belgian university honours Mauritanian anti-slavery activist
    09 january 2019 18:25:36
    Brussels, Belgium (PANA) - Mauritanian anti-slavery activist Biram Dah Abeid will be awarded the Doctor honoris causa degree on 4 February by the prestigious Catholic University of Louvain, it was announced on Wednesday.Full text...

  • Mauritanians march against 'extremism, hate speech'
    09 january 2019 13:35:08
    Nouakchott, Mauritania (PANA) – Mauritanian president Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz and members of his government on Wednesday led a public march through the streets of Nouakchott to denounce extremism and hate speech.Full text...

  • Wednesday's forex rates for the Mauritanian Ouguiya
    09 january 2019 11:58:59
    Nouakchott, Mauritania (PANA) – Following are Wednesday’s exchange rates for the Mauritanian Ouguiya, as issued by the Central Bank of Mauritania. Full text...

  • Wednesday's forex rates for the Mauritian Rupee
    09 january 2019 08:23:22
    Port-Louis, Mauritius (PANA) - Following are Wednesday's foreign exchange rates for the Mauritian Rupee as issued by the Commercial Bank of Mauritius. Full text...

  • NGOs grouping calls on Mauritanian govt to honour its international commitments
    08 january 2019 18:27:44
    Nouakchott, Mauritania (PANA) - The national forum of human rights organisations (FONADH), a collective of 20 NGOs), in Mauritania on Tuesday called on the government to abide by its international commitments in terms of human rights, particularly about slavery and human rights abuses.Full text...

  • Central bank now sole buyer of gold from traditional miners in Mauritania
    08 january 2019 15:10:02
    Nouakchott, Mauritania (PANA) - Traditional gold miners in Mauritania are now required to sell all their production to the Central Bank of Mauritania (BCM), the country's authorities announced on Monday. Full text...

  • Tuesday's forex rates for the Mauritanian Ouguiya
    08 january 2019 10:56:09
    Nouakchott, Mauritania (PANA) – Following are Tuesday’s exchange rates for the Mauritanian Ouguiya, as issued by the Central Bank of Mauritania. Full text...

  • Tuesday's forex rates for the Mauritian Rupee
    08 january 2019 08:10:17
    Port-Louis, Mauritius (PANA) - Following are Tuesday's foreign exchange rates for the Mauritian Rupee as issued by the Commercial Bank of Mauritius. Full text...

  • Mauritanian opposition turns down invitation to take part in march 'against extremism and hatred'
    07 january 2019 14:43:28
    Nouakchott, Mauritania (PANA) - The National Forum for Democracy and Unity (FNDU), a Mauritanian opposition group of political parties, civil society organizations, trade union centres and independent personalities, has announced its refusal to respond to an invitation to take part in a march against "extremism and hatred" scheduled for Wednesday. Full text...

  • Mauritian gives birth to Siamese twins
    07 january 2019 11:10:17
    Rose-Belle, Mauritius (PANA) - A 36-year-old Mauritian woman, Marie Hélène Papillon, at the weekend gave birth to Siamese twins at the Jawaharlal Nehru hospital in Rose-Belle, the local media reported on Monday in the Mauritian capital.Full text...

  • Monday's forex rates for the Mauritian Rupee
    07 january 2019 08:34:00
    Port-Louis, Mauritius (PANA) - Following are Monday's foreign exchange rates for the Mauritian Rupee as issued by the Commercial Bank of Mauritius. Full text...

  • Mauritius fixes 15 public holidays in 2019
    05 january 2019 08:00:38
    Port Louis, Mauritius (PANA) - The Mauritian government has approved 15 public holidays for 2019, including the first two days of the New Year.Full text...

  • Mauritanian President to participate in national unity march
    04 january 2019 11:32:28
    Nouakchott, Mauritania (PANA) - Mauritanian Head of state Mohamed ould Abdel Aziz is to participate part in a march for national unity and cohesion on Wednesday called to denounce "all that harms national unity", the Office of the Prime Minister has announced.Full text...

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