Arrest after SA exec's body found in Mauritius resort

A security guard has been arrested in connection with the murder of a South African woman in Mauritius.

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Ask an Expat: Living in Mauritius, an Island in The Indian Ocean

Mauritius is a beautiful and diverse island and one of the places I really didn’t want to leave.<p>I spent a few weeks doing volunteer work in Mauritius …


South African raped and murdered in Mauritius

A South African woman has been found raped and murdered in Mauritius.


India to restart FTA talks with Mauritius

India’s exports to Mauritius grew 3% to $883 million in 2016-17, but declined from $1.9 billion in 2014-15. Photo: AFP<p><b>New Delhi:</b> India is set to …


Chandu Chhada Creates a Tranquil Hotel on the Indian Ocean

The designer focused on crafting a calm and holistic environment when constructing the beachfront hotel and spa on Mauritius<p>Photographs by<p><i>This article originally appeared in the December 2008 issue of Architectural Digest.</i><p>Mauritius is a great little island in the middle of the Indian Ocean,” says …


Grit – the secret to her success

Thirty-six-year-old Bronwyn Corbett, CEO of Grit Real Estate Income Group (the rebranded Mara Delta property fund), is a pioneer in many ways.<p>Heading …


Zambia beat hosts Mauritius to win first Cosafa U-17 title

<b>Zambia beat Mauritius 3-0 in the final of the 2017 Cosafa Under-17 Championships at the St Francois Xavier Stadium in Port Louis.</b><p>Mauritius - in their first ever continental final - held out for over an hour, before Zambia scored three goals in 10 minutes.<p>Captain Prince Mumba, Christopher Phiri and …


Mauritius: Mauritius to Benefit From Indian Expertise in Energy Sector

[Government of Mauritius] A five-member Indian delegation from the energy sector paid a courtesy call on the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of …


Murdered Scots mum Janice Farman laid to rest in Mauritius

The 47-year-old, originally from Clydebank, was found dead after a robbery at her home on the island on July 7.<p>A funeral service was held yesterday …

East Africa

Janice Farman's parents thank Mauritius friends for support

<b>The parents of a Scottish woman murdered in Mauritius have written a letter to her friends and colleagues there, thanking them for the love they had shown to their daughter.</b><p>Janice Farman, originally from Clydebank, was killed at her home in front of her son earlier this month.<p>Three men have …

East Africa

Mauritius Will Create an "Ethereum Island" | Investopedia

The possibilities inherent within the new blockchain technology are seemingly limitless. Startups are entering the field at a frenzied pace, hoping …


Woman director of Dubai firm held in chopper scam

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) arrested a woman director of a Dubai-based firm in connection with its probe in a money laundering case in the …

Dubai | REVEALED: Africa's wealthiest and poorest people

Mauritians are Africa's wealthiest individuals, while Zimbabweans count as the poorest, according to the latest Africa Wealth Report.

South Africa

This Blockchain-startup is building an ‘Ethereum Island’ in Mauritius

This Blockchain-startup is building an ‘Ethereum Island’ in Mauritius<p>Despite murmurs and punditry suggesting otherwise, the Bitcoin/Ethereum gold …


"Ethereum Island" May Soon Exist Off the Coast of Africa

Global Blockchain Hub<p>Ethereum startup ConsenSys and the African nation of Mauritius are actively exploring a partnership. This collaboration would …


ConsenSys, Nation of Mauritius in Talks to Create 'Ethereum Island'

The Indian Ocean nation of Mauritius is seeking to turn itself into an incubator for Asia and Africa's blockchain expansion.Source


Two arrests in Mauritius Scot murder inquiry

<b>Two young people have been arrested in connection with the murder of a Scottish woman living in Mauritius.</b><p>Janice Farman, who was 47 and originally from Clydebank, was asphyxiated after masked men raided her home on the Indian Ocean island on Friday.<p>Police believe the pair, who are both from Palma …


Seychelles, Mauritius join Indian Ocean maritime security group

The Indian Ocean-centred maritime security trilateral between India, Sri Lanka and the Maldives will be expanded to include two more island …

Indian Ocean

Estranged husband of murdered Scottish mum questioned by police in Mauritius

Jean Baptiste Moutou is thought to have been out of the country when Janice Farman was killed by masked thieves.<p>The estranged husband of murdered …


Robbers murder British woman ‘in front of autistic 10-year-old son’

A British woman has been murdered in front of her autistic son during a robbery at her home in Mauritius.<p>Police discovered Janice Farman’s body in …


Will Mauritius-Based Fund Dethrone Cleartrip as No. 3 OTA with Goomo?

Under this new brand Goomo, they now aim to enter the B2C space with its omni-channel approach and be among the top 3 players in the next 5 years in …


Britain’s European allies desert it in a vote at the UN

FOR many Brexiteers, the issue at the heart of the case for leaving the European Union was sovereignty. Membership of the EU was incompatible with …


Review: InterContinental Mauritius Resort Balaclava Fort

Name: InterContinental Resort Mauritius<p>Location: Mauritius<p>Occasionally in my life as a travel writer I come across somewhere so divine that I’m …


Car Rental Mauritius—Get the Promotional Deals for the Heavy Discounts

Drive Online is the best store for Self drive cars in Mauritius. If you want to visit in Mauritius and do some adventure like driving car on your own then you can visit on Drive Online, where you can take online car on rent.

Family holiday: The Tartine et Chocolat suites on the isle of Mauritius

Faithful to the children's brand DNA, these new, elegant suites will welcome families to the Heritage Le Telfar Hotel on the isle of Mauritius. …

East Africa


<b>01/06/2017</b><br>by<p>Category<p>Travel<p>Guides<p>Mauritius<p>Videos<p>Wave Videos<p>Tags: Mauritius, Philip Köster, severne<p>Check out Philip Köster back in the saddle in …


Mauritius shows why it could become a financial hub

Mauritian banks are becoming beacons of growth and stability in sub-Saharan Africa.<p>Unscathed by the vagaries of the oil price and unhindered by the …


Tanzania: Good News for Zanzibar Tourism Sector As Former Mauritius Leader Set to Visit

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Former Finance Minister and Deputy Premier of Mauritius, Dr Ramakrishna Sithanen will from next week visit Zanzibar where he …


Mauritian Banks Seen as Haven as Politics And Oil Roil Peers

Mauritian banks are becoming beacons of growth and stability in sub-Saharan Africa.<p>Unscathed by the vagaries of the oil price and unhindered by the …


Wildlife & Nature Parks of Mauritius for kids

With the rush of the summer holidays, I seem to find a lot of you favoring a trip to Mauritius. One general query that I seem to be getting – Is …