Pointe Canon, Mauritius  (PANA) -  Mauritius commemorated the 187th anniversary of the Abolition of Slavery on Tuesday, 1 February, by a wreath laying ceremony at the Monument aux Esclaves, at Pointe Canon, in Mahebourg, in the south of the island

©- - 01 february 2022 - 08:25:45 - thread African Union (189 words)


Port Louis, Mauritius (PANA) - The Central Bank of Mauritius has launched its Financial Literacy Strategy that focuses on educating and protecting consumers of banking and financial products across different age groups

©- - 31 january 2022 - 07:19:01 - thread African Union (198 words)


Port Louis, Mauritius (PANA) - The Mauritian Minister of Environment, Solid Waste Management and Climate Change, Mr Kavydass Ramano, on Thursday said that Mauritius was committed to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions by 40% by 2030

©- - 28 january 2022 - 07:34:39 - thread African Union (196 words)


Port Louis, Mauritius (PANA) – The Mauritian Ministry of Health and Wellness, and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) on Wednesday signed documents on E-Health Initiatives aimed at ensuring continuity of care through affordable, high-quality and user-centric services to healthcare stakeholders in Mauritius

©- - 27 january 2022 - 06:38:52 - thread African Union (202 words)


Port Louis, Mauritius (PANA) - Mauritius and Tanzania on Monday an agreement aimed at enhancing collaboration between them in traditional sectors and paving the way for new avenues of cooperation

©- - 25 january 2022 - 06:59:58 - thread African Union (336 words)


Port-Louis, Mauritius (PANA) - Mauritian Prime Minister Pravind Jugnauth on Wednesday launched the Police Strategic Plan 2022–2025 to combat drug trafficking, internal and external threats, transnational and organised crimes, money laundering and cybercrimes

©- - 20 january 2022 - 09:19:00 - thread African Union (284 words)


Bamako, Mali (PANA) - A Malian delegation led by the Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Abdoulaye Diop, arrived on Tuesday in Nouakchott for a two-day visit as it searches for ports and transport corridors for its imports and exports following sanctions slapped on it by West African leaders

©- - 19 january 2022 - 15:06:43 - thread African Union (285 words)


Khartoum, Sudan (PANA) - An international conference bringing together a number of Western and Gulf Arab countries has kicked off in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, aimed to see how Sudan could be helped to overcome its current crisis

©- - 18 january 2022 - 11:41:02 - thread African Union (187 words)


Port Louis, Mauritius (PANA) - The Mauritius Central Bank and the Commission de Surveillance du Secteur Financier of Luxemburg (CSSF) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) that establishes a formal framework for cooperation and assistance between the Mauritian central bank and the Luxembourgish financial services regulatory authority

©- - 17 january 2022 - 09:10:15 - thread African Union (200 words)


Port-Louis, Mauritius (PANA) - Mauritius on Friday launched the first phase o f the Intercontinental Slavery Museum (ISM) following the renovation of the building that will house it an official source said here

©- - 14 january 2022 - 14:06:26 - thread African Union (180 words)


Port-Louis, Mauritius (PANA) – Mauritian health authorities on Thursday reported that they have recorded 61 new positive cases of COVID-19 in the past 24 hours

©- - 13 january 2022 - 05:40:25 - thread African Union (113 words)


Port-Louis, Mauritius (PANA) - Mauritian health authorities said on Tuesday that they have recorded 63 new positive cases of COVID-19 in the last 24 hours, bringing the number of cases detected since March 2021, the date of the third wave, to 24,264

©- - 11 january 2022 - 07:56:29 - thread African Union (106 words)


Port Louis, Mauritius (PANA) - The following are Monday's exchange rates for the Mauritian rupee as pulished by the Commercial Bank of Mauritius

©- - 10 january 2022 - 11:47:27 - thread African Union (112 words)


Port-Louis, Mauritius (PANA) - Mauritian health authorities say 89 new cases of COVID-19 were recorded on Saturday, bringing the number of infections detected since March 2021, the time of the third wave, to 24,051

©- - 09 january 2022 - 14:52:34 - thread African Union (108 words)


Port-Louis, Mauritius (PANA) - The Welfare and Elderly Persons’ Protection Unit of the Ministry of Social Integration, Social Security and National Solidarity has said that there were 174 centenarians from Mauritius and Rodrigues at the beginning of this year

©- - 08 january 2022 - 09:31:18 - thread African Union (82 words)


Port Louis, Mauritius (PANA) - The following are Friday's exchange rates of the Mauritian rupee as published by the Commercial Bank of Mauritius

©- - 07 january 2022 - 10:28:03 - thread African Union (112 words)


Port-Louis, Mauritius (PANA) - Mauritian health authorities said on Wednesday that 30 new positive cases of COVID-19 were detected on Tuesday, bringing the number of infections since March 2021, the time of the third wave, to 23,704

©- - 05 january 2022 - 06:07:18 - thread African Union (111 words)


Port-Louis, Mauritius (PANA) - Mauritian health authorities indicated on Tuesday that 48 new cases of COVID-19 were recorded on 1 January, bringing the number of positive cases detected since March 2021, the time of the third wave, to 23,602

©- - 04 january 2022 - 06:52:39 - thread African Union (105 words)


Port-Louis, Mauritius (PANA) - As from Wednesday, 29 December, 2021, the prices of petroleum products (gasoline and diesel) will go up by 10 per cent in Mauritius, the State Trading Corporation (STC) said in a communiqué released Tuesday night

©- - 29 december 2021 - 08:08:27 - thread African Union (205 words)


Port-Louis, Mauritius (PANA) - Statistics tMauritius, a Mauritian governmental institution, indicated on Tuesday that total unemployment rate decreased by 1 percentage point from 10

©- - 28 december 2021 - 08:36:17 - thread African Union (293 words)


Port-Louis, Mauritius (PANA) - The Mauritian Minister of Health and Wellness, Kailesh Jagutpal, on Thursday said 32 patients died of coronavirus (COVID-19) from 16-21 December 2021, bringing the total number of deaths since 5 March 2020 till now to 756

©- - 23 december 2021 - 08:04:57 - thread African Union (178 words)


Port-Louis, Mauritius (PANA) - Mauritian health authorities said here Wednesday 41 people had been infected with the coronavirus (COVID-19), bringing the number of positive cases to 23,020 since March 2020

©- - 22 december 2021 - 07:07:42 - thread African Union (105 words)


Port-Louis, Mauritius (PANA) - Following are Tuesday's foreign exchange rates for the Mauritian Rupee as issued by the Mauritian commercial bank:

Currency

©- - 21 december 2021 - 11:58:40 - thread African Union (114 words)


Port-Louis, Mauritius (PANA) - Mauritian health authorities recorded here Tuesday 14 coronavirus (COVID-19) cases, bringing the number of positive cases to 22,979 since March 2021, official sources said

©- - 21 december 2021 - 07:08:20 - thread African Union (166 words)


Port-Louis, Mauritius (PANA) - Following are Monday's foreign exchange rates for the Mauritian Rupee as issued by the Mauritian commercial bank:

Currency                      Buying                 Selling

Australian Dollar              29

©- - 20 december 2021 - 13:40:45 - thread African Union (114 words)


Port-Louis, Mauritius (PANA) - The Mauritius government Friday declared the Mauritius Kestrel (Falco punctatus) a 'National Bird' to coincide with the 30th

©- - 18 december 2021 - 09:22:23 - thread African Union (160 words)


Port-Louis, Mauritius (PANA) - Health authorities in Mauritius Friday reported 507 active cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) out of whom 17 were under treatment at the hospital and 55 deaths as at 16 December 2021

©- - 18 december 2021 - 09:10:26 - thread African Union (173 words)


Port-Louis, Mauritius (PANA) - Following are Thursday's foreign exchange rates for the Mauritian Rupee as issued by the Mauritian commercial bank:

Currency

©- - 16 december 2021 - 12:48:19 - thread African Union (114 words)


Port-Louis, Mauritius (PANA) - Sixty persons, comprising 53 motorcyclists and seven vehicle passengers, have so far lost their lives in road cashes in 2021 in Mauritania, an official source told PANA here Wednesday

©- - 15 december 2021 - 08:50:10 - thread African Union (289 words)


Kinshasa, DR Congo (PANA) - The president of DR Congo and current chairman of the African Union (AU), Felix Tshisekedi, said he is satisfied to have contributed to putting the African Union (AU) at the service of the people, as he had announced in his speech accepting to assume the rotating chairmanship of the AU last February

©- - 14 december 2021 - 19:15:00 - thread African Union (522 words)