May 7th, 2012
The following company announcements, scheduled economic indicators, debt and currency market moves and political events may affect African markets on Monday. - - - - - EVENTS: MAURITIUS - Mauritius to release its annual average inflation rate . Inflation slid for the fourth straight month to 5.9 perc...
Feb 27th, 2012
Nairobi – A fire in the generator room of a cruise ship on Monday cloaked more than 1 000 people in darkness and set the vessel adrift in a region of the Indian Ocean where Somali pirates have been active, officials said. No casualties were reported, but the accident aboard the Costa Allegra oc...
In African Union (AU)
Feb 20th, 2012
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, February 20, 2012/African Press Organization (APO)/ — On 17 February 2012, in Victoria, Seychelles, and as part of the implementation of the African Union Border Programme (AUBP), the Governments of the Comoros, the Seychelles and Tanzania signed Agreements on the delimit...
Jan 13th, 2012
ICTORIA, Mahé, January 13, 2012/African Press Organization (APO)/ — The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has completed the fourth program review and financing assurances review under Seychelles’ program supported by a three-year extended arrangement under the Exten...
In East Africa
Dec 13th, 2011
Nairobi – US officials say an American military drone has crashed at an airport on the island nation of Seychelles. The US embassy in Mauritius said the US Air Force MQ-9 Reaper drone was not armed and that the crash on Tuesday morning caused no injuries. It said that the airport’s runawa...