Former SA President Thabo Mbeki to Chair High Level Consultation in Mauritius
[ECA]Addis Ababa -Former South African President and Chair of the High Level Panel (HLP) on Illicit Financial Flows (IFFs) from Africa, Thabo Mbeki will meet with representatives of the Mauritian governments, private sector, academia and civil society to discuss the issue of IFFs, which have contributed to stunt Africa's development over the last decades.
EU Naval Force Flagship FS Siroco Completes Two Weeks Training At Sea With Mauritian Coast Guard
[EU Navfor]On Tuesday 18 February, after the EU Naval Force flagship, FS Siroco, arrived in Mombasa for a port visit, the French warship's commanding officer, Captain Jean-Marc Le Quilliec officially delivered diplomas to members of the Mauritians Coast Guard who had completed their training course at sea.
Chagos Islanders 'Will Not Give Up' Fight to Return Home
[IPS]Port Louis -"The Marine Protected Area (MPA) created around the Chagos archipelago is a new obstacle that the British government has placed in our path to prevent us from going back to our homeland," claims Olivier Bancoult, leader of the Chagos Refugees Group (CRG).
Luxembourg Aircraft Detachment Achieves 1,000 Sorties With EU Naval Force
[EU Navfor]On Sunday 16 February, the Luxembourg Maritime Patrol and Reconnaissance Aircraft (MPRA) detachment flew its 1,000th operational sortie as part of the EU Naval Force.
11th Regional Meeting of the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly Concludes in Mauritius
[EAC]Port Louis, Mauritius: The 11th Regional Meeting of the African Caribbean Pacific-European Union (ACP-EU) Joint Parliamentary Assembly has ended with delegates rallying for the harmonization and rationalization of regional integration in the face of multiple memberships.
ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly Commences in Mauritius
[EAC]Port Louis, Mauritius: A three day h Regional Meeting of the African Caribbean Pacific-European Union (ACP-EU) joint Parliamentary Assembly commenced in Mauritius today.
IMF Concludes 2014 Article IV Consultation Mission to Mauritius
[IMF]An International Monetary Fund (IMF) mission led by Martin Petri visited Port Louis during January 22-February 5, 2014 to conduct the discussions for the 2014 Article IV consultation with Mauritius.