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ISS: Mauritius battles a growing synthetic drugs problem

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For decades Mauritius has been a popular destination for traffickers of traditional drugs such as heroin and cannabis. Despite the hefty prison sentences the...

Coronavirus in Mauritius

Mauritius confirmed its first three cases of coronavirus, government said in a statement. “It concerns three Mauritian nationals who travelled back to Mauritius recently aged...

Mauritius votes on Thursday

Mauritius’ leader Pravind Kumar Jugnauth is banking on accomplishments including a minimum wage law to win a general election on Thursday but could face...

Mauritian Parliament dissolved

Mauritius Prime Minister Pravind Kumar Jugnauth dissolved parliament and said the Indian Ocean island will hold a general election on November 7. The country,...

Air Mauritius takes delivery of its first A330neo

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Air Mauritius has taken delivery of its first A330-900, on lease from ALC, during a ceremony held in Toulouse. The National carrier of the...

India completes refit of Mauritian patrol vessel

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The Indian Navy has completed the refit of the 32 year old Mauritius Coast Guard service vessel MCGS Guardian. In a statement, the...

India boosting naval capabilities of Mauritius

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Following an official visit of Indian President Ramnath Kovind to Mauritius on 12 March, it was announced that India would provide the...

Mauritius Coast Guard commissions new patrol vessel

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Mauritius has commissioned into service its second patrol vessel, CGS Valiant, which was built by India's Goa Shipyard Limited, during a ceremony...

Mauritius receives new patrol vessel

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India's Goa Shipyards Limited has formally handed over the CGS Valiant patrol vessel to Mauritius, which is expected to reach the island...

Exercise Cutlass Express 2017 begins

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Maritime forces from East Africa, West Indian Ocean nations, Europe and the United States, as well as several international organizations, began the...

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Coronavirus shows why the SANDF needs to be adequately funded

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The deployment of the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) to help fight the COVID-19 novel coronavirus yet again demonstrates the need for a...