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Mauritius , Saturday 21 April 2018

News Mauritius: Mauritius: Caught in the crosscurrents of time

News channel or source: http://www.newindianexpress.com/magazine/voices/2018/apr/21/mauritius-caught-in-the-crosscurrents-of-time-1803808.html
Publication date: Saturday 21 April 2018

On my first day in Mauritius, my local guide, Mooniar, asked me a riddle as we were finishing lunch. “The British stir the sugar into their tea this way,” he said, stirring clockwise. “The French stir it this way,” he continued, going anti-clockwise.

News Mauritius: Chasing pink bats with Durrell - The Telegraph India

News channel or source: https://www.telegraphindia.com/states/jharkhand/chasing-pink-bats-with-durrell-225018
Publication date: Saturday 21 April 2018

Chasing pink bats with DurrellThe Telegraph IndiaJamshedpur-born British naturalist and author Durrell, in his trip to Mauritius, spent time looking for other endangered animals including rare bats and pigeons in the emerald rocky island of the Indian Ocean, often climbing mountainous terrains to get ...and more »

News Mauritius: Mauritius Suspends Quantum Funds After Angola Official Visit

News channel or source: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-04-09/suspended-mauritian-funds-said-to-be-linked-to-angolan-founder
Publication date: Sunday 08 April 2018

The seven Quantum Global Group funds that had their licenses suspended by Mauritius’s financial-services regulator followed presentations made by a high-ranking Angolan official to the Mauritian government, according to two people familiar with the matter.

News Mauritius: Mauritius: Caught in the crosscurrents of time - The New Indian Express

News channel or source: http://www.newindianexpress.com/magazine/voices/2018/apr/21/mauritius-caught-in-the-crosscurrents-of-time-1803808.html
Publication date: Saturday 21 April 2018

The New Indian ExpressMauritius: Caught in the crosscurrents of timeThe New Indian ExpressOn my first day in Mauritius, my local guide, Mooniar, asked me a riddle as we were finishing lunch. “The British stir the sugar into their tea this way,” he said, stirring clockwise. “The French stir it this way,” he continued, going anti-clockwise ...

News Mauritius: Mauritius freezes funds linked to Angola's sovereign wealth fund

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/angola-corruption-mauritius/mauritius-freezes-funds-linked-to-angolas-sovereign-wealth-fund-idUSL8N1RO39C
Publication date: Wednesday 11 April 2018

Port Louis, April 11 (Reuters) - Mauritius has frozen bank accounts and suspended business licenses linked to Quantum Global Investment Management, a firm through which Angola’s sovereign wealth fund invests much of its cash, according to a court ...

News Mauritius: European Parliament approves EU-Mauritius fisheries agreement - FIS

News channel or source: http://www.fis.com/fis/worldnews/worldnews.asp?monthyear=&day=18&id=96889&l=e&special=0&ndb=0
Publication date: Saturday 21 April 2018

European Parliament approves EU-Mauritius fisheries agreementFISThe plenary session of the European Parliament approved the fisheries agreement between the European Union and Mauritius, which will be valid for four years and benefits 85 EU vessels. The agreement was signed in April last year and allows access to ...

News Mauritius: Investment firm Quantum Global demands to know why Mauritius froze its funds

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/angola-corruption-quantum/investment-firm-quantum-global-demands-to-know-why-mauritius-froze-its-funds-idUSL8N1RP3Z4
Publication date: hursday 12 April 2018

PORT LOUIS, April 12 (Reuters) - Quantum Global, an investment firm through which Angola’s sovereign wealth fund invests much of its cash, demanded on Thursday that Mauritian authorities explain their decision to suspend its business licenses on the ...

News Mauritius: Egypt hosts 2018 African Mountain Bike Championship in Wadi Degla - Egypt Independent

News channel or source: http://www.egyptindependent.com/egypt-hosts-2018-african-mountain-bike-championship-in-wadi-degla/
Publication date: Saturday 21 April 2018

Egypt IndependentEgypt hosts 2018 African Mountain Bike Championship in Wadi DeglaEgypt IndependentFor two consecutive days, bikers all the way from South Africa, Kenya, Botswana, Tunisia, Côte d'Ivoire, Lesotho, Namibia, Morocco, Mauritius, Niger, Zimbabwe and Burkina Faso will be competing at the Degla mountains in Maadi, challenging their agility ...and more »

News Mauritius: Mauritius: Signing of Medical Twinning With South Africa in the Field of Hemophilia

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201804170605.html
Publication date: uesday 17 April 2018

The Jawaharlal Nehru Hospital and the Charlotte Maxeke Johannesburg Academic Hospital of South Africa signed yesterday a medical twinning in the field of hemophilia at the Victoria Hospital in Candos. The Minister of Health and Quality of Life, Dr Anwar ...

News Mauritius: Mystery Death Of Oxford Dodo Revealed: How Scientists Use The Specimen To Rewrite Extinct Bird's History - Tech Times

News channel or source: http://www.techtimes.com/articles/225832/20180421/mystery-death-of-oxford-dodo-revealed-how-scientists-use-the-specimen-to-rewrite-extinct-bird-s-history.htm
Publication date: Saturday 21 April 2018

Tech TimesMystery Death Of Oxford Dodo Revealed: How Scientists Use The Specimen To Rewrite Extinct Bird's HistoryTech TimesYet, the history of the dodo goes all the way back to the early 1600s when Dutch explorers discovered the bird in Mauritius Island in the Indian Ocean. Experts said that the extinction of dodos is most likely due to the proliferation of rats and other ...and more »

News Mauritius: Mauritius Freezes $519 Million of Quantum’s Assets

News channel or source: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-04-10/mauritius-is-said-to-freeze-519-million-of-quantum-s-assets
Publication date: uesday 10 April 2018

Supreme Court granted orders to block activity on 58 accounts Quantum manages about $3 billion of Angola’s sovereign wealth Quantum Global, an investment firm managing part of Angola’s sovereign fund, is said to have had assets worth 17.5 billion ...

News Mauritius: Northern Trust Position in Federated Invs Pa (FII) Has Decreased as Share Price Declined; Makemytrip Limited ... - FlintDaily.com

News channel or source: https://flintdaily.com/northern-trust-position-in-federated-invs-pa-fii-has-decreased-as-share-price-declined-makemytrip-limited-mauritius-mmyt-shareholder-sands-capital-management-boosted-holding-by-3-85-million/
Publication date: Saturday 21 April 2018

Northern Trust Position in Federated Invs Pa (FII) Has Decreased as Share Price Declined; Makemytrip Limited ...FlintDaily.comSands Capital Management Llc increased its stake in Makemytrip Limited Mauritius (MMYT) by 6.95% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Sands Capital Management Llc bought 132,700 shares as the company's stock rose 11.85% while ...and more »

News Mauritius: Mauritius: World Heritage Day Observed amidst Fears for Local Heritage

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201804200776.html
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

The international day for sites and monuments - also known as the World Heritage Day - was observed on Wednesday. As per tradition, several sites and monuments across the island will be open to the public over the weekend. Sites and monuments like the ...

News Mauritius: Charlotte Crosby lands back home with Josh Richie after Mauritius ... - Daily Mail

News channel or source: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz/article-5641513/Charlotte-Crosby-appears-weary-lands-home-beau-Josh-Richie-Mauritius-trip.html
Publication date: Saturday 21 April 2018

Daily MailCharlotte Crosby lands back home with Josh Richie after Mauritius ...Daily MailThe 27-year-old former Geordie Shore star appeared weary as she navigated her way through the airport with her bags in tow yet proved to be as loved-up as ever.and more »

News Mauritius: Q&A: Famed Interior Designer Kelly Hoppen on Her Latest Mauritius Masterpiece

News channel or source: http://robbreport.com/style/fashion/kelly-hoppen-lux-grand-gaube-resort-mauritius-2788291/
Publication date: Friday 13 April 2018

As the aesthete behind interiors ranging from the Beckhams’ chic Hollywood home to the sleek Murmuri hotel in Barcelona, it would be an understatement to say that Kelly Hoppen knows how to craft perfectly contextualized, transporting spaces. And that is ...

News Mauritius: Fortress Investment Group Position in Opus Bk Irvine Calif (OPB) Decreased by $3.23 Million; Dragoneer Investment ... - Key Gazette

News channel or source: https://kgazette.com/fortress-investment-group-position-in-opus-bk-irvine-calif-opb-decreased-by-3-23-million-dragoneer-investment-group-maintains-stake-in-makemytrip-limited-mauritius-mmyt/
Publication date: Saturday 21 April 2018

Fortress Investment Group Position in Opus Bk Irvine Calif (OPB) Decreased by $3.23 Million; Dragoneer Investment ...Key GazetteDragoneer Investment Group Llc increased its stake in Makemytrip Limited Mauritius (MMYT) by 14.34% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Dragoneer Investment Group Llc bought 80,000 shares as the company's stock rose 11.85% while ...and more »

News Mauritius: Mauritius' 5-year Treasury bond yield rises to 4.87 pct

News channel or source: https://www.cnbc.com/2018/04/11/reuters-america-mauritius-5-year-treasury-bond-yield-rises-to-4-point-87-pct.html
Publication date: Wednesday 11 April 2018

PORT LOUIS, April 11 (Reuters) - The weighted average yield on Mauritius' five-year Treasury bond rose to 4.87 percent at an auction on Wednesday from 4.07 percent at the previous sale in December, the central bank said. The Bank of Mauritius (BoM) sold ...

News Mauritius: Police pull 'extremely drunk' British Airways pilot out of cockpit - The Punch

News channel or source: http://www.punchng.com/police-pull-extremely-drunk-british-airways-pilot-out-of-cockpit/
Publication date: Saturday 21 April 2018

The PunchPolice pull 'extremely drunk' British Airways pilot out of cockpitThe PunchA British Airways pilot was hauled out of the cockpit by armed police and charged with being more than four times the legal drink-fly limit. Julian Monaghan, 49, was meant to be piloting a Boeing 777 from Gatwick to Mauritius, which would have taken 12 ...and more »

News Mauritius: Air India expands codeshare partnership with Air Mauritius

News channel or source: https://www.eturbonews.com/182210/air-india-expands-codeshare-partnership-with-air-mauritius
Publication date: onday 09 April 2018

Air India and Air Mauritius have expanded codeshare partnership, covering service beyond Mauritius as well as domestic routes in India. Previous articleAir New Zealand Best Premium Economy Class in the World

News Mauritius: Netherlands becoming FDI 'round tripping' haven like Mauritius, Singapore? - Business Standard

News channel or source: http://www.business-standard.com/article/economy-policy/netherlands-becoming-fdi-round-tripping-haven-like-mauritius-singapore-118042100148_1.html
Publication date: Saturday 21 April 2018

Business StandardNetherlands becoming FDI 'round tripping' haven like Mauritius, Singapore?Business StandardThe study shows that many countries like Mauritius, Singapore and Cyprus were being used to route capital flows from other countries. In fact, Mauritius and Singapore, reported in the official statistics as the two largest source of FDI in India, along ...and more »