Mauritania

1st coronavirus case confirmed in Mauritania

Sat, 14 Mar 2020 - 09:49 GMT

Mauritania's Minister of Health Nazir Ould Hamid confirmed the first case of novel coronavirus in the country.

Mauritania reviews existing cooperation with Egypt: Media

Tue, 18 Feb 2020 - 10:33 GMT

Egypt and Mauritania have probed means to strengthen ties between both countries, particularly in the financial cooperation domains.

Egypt's Al Masry team arrives in Maurtania to participate in African tournament

Thu, 28 Nov 2019 - 08:28 GMT

The Egyptian soccer team Al Masry arrived in Mauritania early Thursday to participate in the 17th edition of Africa's secondary club football tournament.

Mauritanian TV highlights Egypt's role in helping Mauritanian cadres

Tue, 06 Aug 2019 - 10:20 GMT

The Mauritanian TV highlighted Egypt's key role in helping Mauritanian youth cadres over the past 55 years.

Sisi aide arrives in Nouakchott to attend inauguration of Mauritanian president

Wed, 31 Jul 2019 - 09:04 GMT

Presidential aide for defense affairs Sedqi Sobhi arrived in Nouakchott to attend the inauguration ceremony of Mauritanian President Mohamed Ould Ghazouani.

Tunisia fear another setback against Mauritania

Tue, 02 Jul 2019 - 03:00 GMT

Tunisia had a frustrating start at the tournament with two draws against Angola and Mali respectively.

Mauritania write AFCON history against Angola

Sun, 30 Jun 2019 - 03:00 GMT

Mauritania earned their first ever point at Africa Cup of Nations as the team achieved a goalless draw against Angola on Saturday afternoon at Suez Stadium.

Mauritanian minister resigns as internet restored post-vote

Sat, 29 Jun 2019 - 08:52 GMT

Mauritania's government spokesman has stepped down after defending a three-day communications blackout imposed during three days of post-election unrest.

Candidate of UPR party leads initial results of Mauritaian presidential election

Sun, 23 Jun 2019 - 10:03 GMT

The initial results of the Mauritanian presidential election showed that former defense minister Mohamed Ould Ghazouani is leading.

Mauritanian presidential elections kick off

Sat, 22 Jun 2019 - 09:17 GMT

Presidential elections in Mauritania kicked off on Saturday.

Mauritania's delegation heads to Egypt for AFCON

Thu, 20 Jun 2019 - 11:19 GMT

A Mauritanian plane, carrying the national football team, left Nouakchott on Wednesday heading for the Moroccan city of Marrakesh and from there to Cairo for the African Cup of Nations 2019.

Mauritanian minister expects leap in partnership with Egypt

Tue, 01 Jan 2019 - 10:00 GMT

Mauritania's Minister of Economy and Finance Mokhtar Ould Ajay predicted a qualitative leap in the economic partnership between Egypt and his country.

FM meets with his Mauritanian, Maltese, Spanish counterparts

Tue, 09 Oct 2018 - 08:49 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shoukry met on Monday his Mauritanian, Spanish and Maltese counterpart on the sidelines of the third regional forum of the Union for the Mediterranean (UfM).

Mauritania official accuses Doha of funding MB in Nouakchott

Sat, 08 Sep 2018 - 04:27 GMT

Reports have spoke of a Qatari scheme that is being plotted in Mauritania.

Shoukry meets Burundi’s FM on sidelines of AU summit

Thu, 28 Jun 2018 - 11:40 GMT

Shoukry took part in the 33rd ordinary session of the African Union’s executive council ahead of the 31st AU summit that will kick off on Sunday.

FM arrives in Mauritania to participate in AU summit

Thu, 28 Jun 2018 - 10:30 GMT

FM Sameh Shoukry arrived on Thursday in the Mauritanian capital, Nouakchott to take part in the 33rd ordinary session of the African Union’s executive council

Mauritania hosts upcoming African summit in July

Sun, 24 Jun 2018 - 11:16 GMT

The 31st summit of the African Union will take place in July in the Mauritanian capital Nouakchott for the first time, reported Mauritania Radio.

Trade exchange bet. Egypt, Arab countries reaches $1.7B in February

Tue, 29 May 2018 - 01:01 GMT

Egypt’s exports to 21 Arab countries reached $782 million, while the imports hit $1 billion.

El Sewedy Electric wins a $20M tender for a project in Mauritania

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 - 04:06 GMT

El Sewedy Electric company was selected for a $20 million international tender of the rural electrification project in Aftout El-Chargui zone in Mauritania.

Mauritanian president congratulates Sisi on re-election

Tue, 03 Apr 2018 - 08:21 GMT

Mauritanian President Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz sent a cable to President Abdel Fattah El Sisi, congratulating him on his re-election as president of Egypt for a second term.

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