Google is offering training to IT professionals Thursday and Friday at the G-Mauritius 2009 at the Ebène Cybercity, situated in the heart of this small, independent, developing state off the east coast of Madagascar. The forum is the first of its kind on the African continent and it is expected that Google will hire some employees there as a result.
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Mauritius, a small developing island nation off the east coast of Madagascar, will be the second African country to host Google Cache Servers.
Mauritius has reduced its international bandwidth tariffs to 22 percent from 36 percent, depending on bandwidth and destination.