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Covid-19: Ensuring teaching and learning continuity through digital education is a must, says VPM

Date:May 14, 2020|Domain:Education & Training--Health

GIS  – 14 May 2020: It is the duty of the Government to maintain a continuity of teaching and learning for all through remote learning and to mitigate the immediate impact of school closures, particularly for the most vulnerable. The COVID-19 (Mi


SC/HSC Examinations for year 2020 to be rescheduled announces VPM and Minister of Education

Date:May 06, 2020|Domain:Education & Training--Health

GIS ​- 06 May, 2020: The school calendar as well as the assessment calendar will accordingly have to be adjusted, that is, it will be from the period August 2020 up to February/March 2021. In this context, discussions are already ongoing with the


Covid-19: Special arrangements for students and motor vehicle owners

Date:April 01, 2020|Domain:Health--Education & Training--Public Infrastructure

GIS - 01 April, 2020: Several measures have been put in place by Government to cater for the pedagogical needs of students and to support motor vehicle owners amid the Covid-19 outbreak in the country. These were announced, today, by the Vice-Prime


Customs Brokerage and Logistics training: 68 participants receive their certificates

Customs Brokerage and Logistics training: 68 participants receive their certificates
Date:March 10, 2020|Domain:Employment/Labour--Business & Industry--Education & Training

GIS - 10 March, 2020: An award ceremony to reward 68 employees, from 26 enterprises in the Freight and Logistics sector, who have completed their training in Customs Brokerage and Logistics, was held, yesterday, at the Municipal Council of Port Loui


The reform of the education sector is key to Government’s agenda in transforming the country, says Prime Minister

The reform of the education sector is key to Government’s agenda in transforming the country, says Prime Minister
Date:March 09, 2020|Domain:Education & Training

GIS - 09 March, 2020: “The reform of the education sector is aligned with Government’s objectives to foster a holistic education that generates a forward-looking and innovative generation to contribute to the transformation of the country”, stated t


MRIC working session focuses on the role of Poles of Innovation

MRIC working session focuses on the role of Poles of Innovation
Date:March 09, 2020|Domain:Education & Training

GIS - 09 March, 2020: The Mauritius Research and Innovation Council (MRIC) organised, a half-day working session today on  the  Pole Of Innovation  Research Grant Scheme and focusing on the theme ‘Moving towards an Innovative Mauritius: The role of


International Mother Language Day: The unifying element of Mauritian Kreol highlighted by VPM

International Mother Language Day: The unifying element of Mauritian Kreol highlighted by VPM
Date:March 05, 2020|Domain:Education & Training

GIS – 05 March, 2020: ‘The richness of a language lies in its diversity and when Government set up the Akademi Kreol Repiblik Moris (AKRM) last year, the diversity of our mother language, the Mauritian Kreol, was taken into consideration.  In fact,


Sixty-six new graduates for the Fashion and Design Institute

Sixty-six new graduates for the Fashion and Design Institute
Date:March 04, 2020|Domain:Education & Training

GIS - 04 March, 2020: A graduation ceremony was held, this afternoon, at Montagne-Blanche,  to reward some sixty-six students of the Fashion and Design Institute (FDI) who graduated in various courses including Arts Practice, Fashion, Graphic design


Customs officers trained on Big Data Analytics to improve Risk Management Systems

Customs officers trained on Big Data Analytics to improve Risk Management Systems
Date:March 03, 2020|Domain:Economy & Finance--Education & Training

GIS - 03 March, 2020: Some 20 participants received their certificates after successful completion of a training on Big Data Analytics to improve Risk Management Systems, in presence of the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Regional Integration, and Inte


RGSC: An Academy of Teachers to facilitate peer-exchange, says Vice-Prime Minister

RGSC: An Academy of Teachers to facilitate peer-exchange, says Vice-Prime Minister
Date:March 03, 2020|Domain:Education & Training

GIS – 03 March, 2020: There is no better consecration for those engaged in the teaching service than to establish a community of practice, of mutual support and of peer interaction.  Thus, it is along these lines that a project for the setting up of