Indian Ocean

Indonesia tsunami survivors hold vigil at Christmas mass

Tue, 25 Dec 2018 - 01:49 GMT

It was a solemn Christmas for the congregation in Indonesia's Carita, a seaside town left reeling from the tsunami that has killed over 400 people.

Mauritius Lux Island Resorts' annual pretax profit jumps 21 pct

Mon, 28 Aug 2017 - 01:48 GMT

Mauritius hotels group Lux Island Resorts reported a 21.1 percent jump in pretax profit for the year ended June.

Kenya’s freedom train to link East African to Indian Ocean

Wed, 31 May 2017 - 10:02 GMT

Kenya’s major Madaraka (Freedom) Express train will link East Africa to the Indian Ocean in a move that will boost trade, tourism and travel.