Domain registration Mauritania
The official domain extension for Mauritania is .MR.
Registering this domain extension is a recommended strategic move for those companies with interests in Mauritania or that are looking to protect their trademark within the country.
Mauritania, officially the Islamic Republic of Mauritania, is an Islamic presidential republic in West Africa. It is bordered by the Western Sahara to the north, by Senegal to the south west, by Mali to the south and east, and by Algeria to the north east; the Atlantic Ocean lies to the west. It is divided into 12 administrative regions, which are subdivided into departments.
It covers a total area of 1,030,700 km² and has a population of 3,541,540. The territory is almost entirely occupied by desert, though there are the Tagant and Adrar Plateaus, reaching 600 m, in the central region, which go on to merge with the northern and eastern mountain ranges. The national capital is Nouakchott and the local currency is the Ouguiya.
The main economic activities are fishing and the fish trade, due to the rich surrounding waters; the country also has important reserves of petroleum and natural gas. The official language is Arabic.