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EDB Workshop focuses on new trends in the jewellery sector

EDB Workshop focuses on new trends in the jewellery sector
Date:October 10, 2019|Domain:Business & Industry

GIS– 10 October, 2019: A workshop on the new trends in the jewellery sector was launched this morning by the Economic Development Board (EDB) in Ebène, as part of its capacity-building programme for the sector. The objective is to share the latest i


Cooperatives rewarded for outstanding performances at the National Awards for Cooperatives

Cooperatives rewarded for outstanding performances at the National Awards for Cooperatives
Date:October 10, 2019|Domain:Business & Industry

GIS - 10 October, 2019: Ten cooperative societies were rewarded for excelling in their daily business activities and operations, yesterday, at the third edition of the National Awards for Cooperatives (NAC) held at the Caudan Arts Centre in Port-Lou


Observatory to be set up at SME Mauritius for data collection

Observatory to be set up at SME Mauritius for data collection
Date:September 30, 2019|Domain:Business & Industry

GIS - 30 September, 2019: An Observatory serving as the main repository of qualitative and quantitative Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) data, will be soon set up at the SME Mauritius in line with the recommendations of the 10-Year Master Plan for


Detainees benefit from training to become entrepreneurs

Detainees benefit from training to become entrepreneurs
Date:September 19, 2019|Domain:Law and Order--Business & Industry

GIS - 19 September, 2019: A business plan presentation for detainees, in line with the Social Entrepreneurship Programme of SME Mauritius Ltd, aiming to equip them with the knowledge and know-how to set up their own businesses on completion of their


Prime Minister reiterates Government’s commitment to boost ICT sector

Prime Minister reiterates Government’s commitment to boost ICT sector
Date:September 19, 2019|Domain:ICT--Business & Industry--Economy & Finance

GIS - 19 September, 2019: Over the last years, Government has strived to boost the ICT sector and has come forward with concrete measures that has triggered the expansion of the industry and also helped in bridging the digital divide while encouragi


Financial sector has a key role to play in enabling Mauritius achieve sustainable growth, says Prime Minister

Financial sector has a key role to play in enabling Mauritius achieve sustainable growth, says Prime Minister
Date:September 04, 2019|Domain:Business & Industry--Economy & Finance--Sustainable Development

GIS – 4 September 2019: The financial sector has an important role to play in the transition of Mauritius to realise a more sustainable, greener, inclusive and robust growth, and the public and private sectors are to act as the contributors in this


Sensitising Credit Unions on Anti-Money Laundering and Financing of Terrorism

Sensitising Credit Unions on Anti-Money Laundering and Financing of Terrorism
Date:August 26, 2019|Domain:Business & Industry

GIS – 26 August, 2019: A one-day workshop aiming to sensitise Cooperative Credit Unions (CCUs) on the topic, Anti-Money Laundering and Combatting Financing of Terrorism, was held, today, at the National Cooperative College in Bois-Marchand. The Mini


Fishing cooperatives benefit from Financial Grant Scheme for purchase of semi-industrial vessel

Fishing cooperatives benefit from Financial Grant Scheme for purchase of semi-industrial vessel
Date:August 22, 2019|Domain:Business & Industry--Fisheries

GIS - 22 August, 2019: The Yéyé Offshore Fishing Cooperative Society Ltd has acquired a semi-industrial vessel under the Financial Grant Scheme of a maximum sum of Rs 4 million as announced in Budget 2019-2020. The inauguration of the vessel was h


International seminar focuses on challenges of disruptive technologies

International seminar focuses on challenges of disruptive technologies
Date:August 21, 2019|Domain:ICT--Business & Industry--Education & Training--International Relations

GIS - 21 August, 2019: An international seminar on the theme “Disruptive Technologies – Shaping the future of Innovations” aiming to highlight the presence of disruptive technologies in our daily lives and the way they are significantly influencing


SMEs empowered through Leather Craft Training Programme

SMEs empowered through Leather Craft Training Programme
Date:August 20, 2019|Domain:Business & Industry

GIS - 20 August, 2019: A five-day Leather Craft Training Programme aiming to enable participants acquire knowledge and skills to develop leather products kicked off, yesterday at the Business Facilitation and Development Centre of SME Mauritius Ltd,