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Mauritius tourism revenues down

(eTN) - Figures just out about Mauritius’ tourism revenues, which show a decline of arrivals during Q1 of 2013 by 12.4 percent, have caused a storm of outrage across the island’s tourism sector, a

Mauritius will organize a festival this year says Minister Sik Yuen

Minister Michael Sik-Yuen, the Mauritius Minister responsible for Tourism, has been quoted in his island’s L'Express newspaper as having come back on an earlier decision he has stated in Parliament

Mauritius Royal Raid event a boost for tourism

The annual Royal Raid event held in Mauritius has gained in popularity over the years with more and more people taking part in the race, among them, two mountain-climbing world champions.

Mauritius tourism events cancelled

The Mauritius Tourism Promotion Authority (MTPA) and the Ministry of Tourism of Mauritius confirmed that Mauritius will not be staging a second edition of their Shopping Fiesta and Carnival.

Torrential rains on Mauritius claim at least 8 lives

(eTN) - Reports coming in from Port Louis, the capital city of Mauritius, speaking of devastating rains sweeping across the island, causing deaths and widespread destruction, besides being the reason

Party spokesperson calls sacking of MTPA Chairman misbehavior

(eTN) - The recent sacking of Robert Desvaux from his position as Chairman of the Mauritius Tourism Promotion Authority (MTPA) by the island’s Minister of Tourism Michael Sik Yuen has been described

Mauritius tourism arrivals for 2012 described as flat

(eTN) - Unfavorable market conditions in the main producer markets of France, Italy, the UK, and Germany were cited as reasons for the flat performance in terms of tourism arrivals, as Mauritius annou

Mauritian Ambassador calls on Seychelles Minister to open new tourism avenues

The first Mauritian Ambassador to be accredited in Seychelles, Mrs.

Creating tourism synergies

The Mauritian Minister for Arts and Culture, Mr. Mookhesswur Choonee, has called on the Seychelles Vice President, Danny Faure, at State House last Tuesday morning.

Mauritius President resigns, rejoins active politics as figurehead

(eTN) - In a surprise move, at least as far as the timing was concerned, Sir Anerood Jugnauth, President of the Indian Ocean island state of Mauritius, tendered his resignation from office and declare

Mauritius and Seychelles to consolidate cultural ties

The Mauritian Minister of Arts and Culture, Mookhesswur Choone, has pledged his support to open new areas of cultural cooperation with the Seychelles.

Planetarium planned for Mauritius

(eTN) - Information was received from Mauritius that funding has been secured to construct and equip a planetarium on the island, supposedly the first in this part of the world, which when complete wi

Mauritius government divests some tourism assets

(eTN) - It was learned over the weekend that the Mauritius government intends to divest from some tourism-related interest in order to bring in cash for other purposes.

Mauritius tourism officials quit over political upheavals

(eTN) - Two senior officials in the Mauritius Ministry of Tourism and Leisure, the Director General of the Tourism Authority and the Director of the Economic Intelligence Unit, resigned earlier in the