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Minister Maudhoo meets the fishermen community to discuss issues pertaining to purse seine fishing

Minister Maudhoo meets the fishermen community to discuss issues pertaining to purse seine fishing
Date:June 03, 2020|Domain:Fisheries

GIS - 03 June, 2020: The Minister of Blue Economy, Marine Resources, Fisheries and Shipping, Mr Sudheer Maudhoo, met, this afternoon, with fishermen of various cooperative societies at the seat of the ministry in Port-Louis, to take cognizance of th


Fishers authorised to go out to sea tomorrow to check or retrieve fishing traps

Date:May 04, 2020|Domain:Fisheries--Health

GIS  – 04 May, 2020: Government has consented for duly registered fishermen who carry out their fishing activities solely by using fish traps, to go out to sea, tomorrow, between 7 am and 15 pm, to check or retrieve if need be, those traps. Only


New multi-purpose support vessel to support training and research in the blue economy

New multi-purpose support vessel to support training and research in the blue economy
Date:March 06, 2020|Domain:Fisheries

GIS - 06 March, 2020: Investigator II, a new multi-purpose support vessel to support important training and research in the blue economy, was officially launched, yesterday, by the Prime Minister, Mr Pravind Kumar Jugnauth, at Quay E, Mer Rouge. The


Bilateral cooperation: Mauritius and France sign three declarations of intent

Bilateral cooperation: Mauritius and France sign three declarations of intent
Date:February 20, 2020|Domain:International Relations--Education & Training--Fisheries--Economy & Finance

​GIS - 20 February, 2020: Three declarations of intent relating to the creation and organisation of the network of French studies in Mauritius, the new landing airstrip in Rodrigues, and the ocean economy were signed, this afternoon, at the Treasury


Fishing port and breakwater structures to be constructed at Fort-William and Caudan

Fishing port and breakwater structures to be constructed at Fort-William and Caudan
Date:February 14, 2020|Domain:Fisheries

GIS - 14 February, 2020:  A fishing port and breakwater structures will be constructed at Fort-William and Caudan by the Mauritius Ports Authority (MPA) with a view of improving fishing operations in the harbour and rationalising the parking of idle


Blue Economy: Sustainability of marine resources as a key component

Blue Economy: Sustainability of marine resources as a key component
Date:February 06, 2020|Domain:Fisheries

GIS - 06 February, 2020: Within the objective of converting the Blue Economy into a robust pillar of the country, the sustainability of our marine resources is a key component. Hence the need to act in a responsible and responsive manner for the ben


Hapag Lloyd sets up its Quality Service Centre in Mauritius

Hapag Lloyd sets up its Quality Service Centre in Mauritius
Date:January 07, 2020|Domain:Fisheries

GIS– 07 January, 2020: Hapag Lloyd, a leading global liner shipping company, has officially launched its Quality Service Centre in Mauritius, today, during a ceremony held in its office at HSBC Centre, in Ebène.  The Minister of Blue Economy, Marine


Successful completion of Hydrographic Survey by INS Darshak

Successful completion of Hydrographic Survey by INS Darshak
Date:December 23, 2019|Domain:Fisheries

GIS - 23 December, 2019: The preliminary data of the southern part of Mauritius, following the successful completion of a Hydrographic Survey by the Indian Naval Ship (INS) Darshak, was handed over to the Minister of Housing and Land Use Planning, M


Fishermen Welfare Fund: 168 Scholarships Awarded to Children

Fishermen Welfare Fund: 168 Scholarships Awarded to Children
Date:December 13, 2019|Domain:Education & Training--Fisheries

GIS – 13 December, 2019: The Fishermen Welfare Fund has awarded, yesterday, 168 educational scholarships to children of fishermen for the promotion of education within the community of Mauritius and Rodrigues. The scholarship award ceremony, organis


Campaign to encourage citizens to be environmentally conscious

Campaign to encourage citizens to be environmentally conscious
Date:December 05, 2019|Domain:Environment--Fisheries--ICT

​ GIS – 05 December 2019: A Pre-Festive Clean up campaign to encourage Mauritians, during this festive season, to act as responsible and environmentally conscious citizens was launched, this morning, at Belle Mare public beach. The launching was fol