MAURITANIE | MAURITANIA

23-Aug-2019 to 12:42

Mauritania to conduct census for citizens in diaspora

APA - Nouakchott (Mauritania) — The Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation, Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed, speaking on Thursday in Nouakchott, declared that his department was intended to conduct a census of all Mauritanians settled abroad.

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19-Aug-2019 to 19:29

Mauritanian army embarks on Nouakchott cleanup

APA - Nouakchott (Mauritania) By Mohamed Moctar — Mauritanian soldiers, on Monday, began clearing rubbish from streets and public squares in Nouakchott, a city clogged with garbage, APA reports in the Mauritanian capital.

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09-Aug-2019 to 11:45

Mauritania PM forms new gov't

APA - Nouakchott (Mauritania) By Mohamed Moctar — The Prime Minister of Mauritania, Ismail Ould Bedde Ould Sheikh Sidiya, has formed a new government, the Presidency of the Republic said in a statement seen by APA on Thursday.

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05-Aug-2019 to 15:01

Four perish as Mauritania gold mine collapses

APA-Nouakchott (Mauritania) — Four Mauritanian gold panners died after the collapse of a mine in Gleib N’dor, in the far north of the country, APA learned on Monday from security sources.

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01-Aug-2019 to 14:15

Mauritania’s new president sworn-in

APA - Nouakchott (Mauritania) — Mauritania’s new president, Mohamed Ould Cheikh El Ghazouani was on Thursday officially inaugurated during a solemn ceremony held in Nouakchott, the country’s capital said.

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31-Jul-2019 to 20:15

French MP to grace Mauritanian leader’s inauguration

APA-Nouakchott (Mauritania) By Mohamed Moctar — French President Emmanuel Macron will be represented by an MP at the inauguration of the new Mauritanian President, Mohamed Ould Ghazouani, slated for Thursday, official sources in Nouakchottl told APA.

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26-Jul-2019 to 13:23

Mauritania expecting 6 percent economic growth in 2019

Mauritania expecting 6 percent economic growth in 2019 — Mauritania’s economic growth rate for 2019 is expected to reach 6 percent, the West African country’s Minister of Economy and Finance Moctar Ould Diay said.

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