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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


InnovTech 2019 with focus on innovation opens

InnovTech 2019 with focus on innovation opens
Date:September 19, 2019|Domain:ICT

GIS - 19 September, 2019: The first edition of InnovTech 2019, previously known as Infotech, which has been reconceptualised with focus on innovation and also the largest yearly ICT event in the Indian Ocean, opened yesterday at the Swami Vivekanand


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


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


Social Integration: SMS Mobile project to improve communication between SRM beneficiaries and authorities

Social Integration: SMS Mobile project to improve communication between SRM beneficiaries and authorities
Date:August 01, 2019|Domain:Social Security--ICT

GIS– 01 August, 2019: The SMS Mobile project, an initiative of the Ministry of Social Integration and Economic Empowerment and the National Empowerment Fund (NEF), was launched, yesterday, at the seat of the NEF in Port-Louis.   The Minister of Soci


Royal College Curepipe introduces Royal E-Card for cashless transactions at school

Royal College Curepipe introduces Royal E-Card for cashless transactions at school
Date:June 28, 2019|Domain:Education & Training--ICT

GIS - 28 June, 2019: A Royal E-Card, an innovative tool towards cashless transactions at school, including the software which has been designed and created by the Royal College Curepipe (RCC) students and teachers was launched, yesterday, at the RCC


National Cybersecurity Drill to improve capacity building responses

National Cybersecurity Drill to improve capacity building responses
Date:June 25, 2019|Domain:ICT

GIS - 25 June, 2019: A one-day workshop on Cyber Attack Preparedness & Response as part of the National Cybersecurity Drill is being held today at the Palms Hotel in Quatre Bornes. The objective is to assist organisations in building capacity an


Robotics and AI: Diya One officially presented in Mauritius

Robotics and AI: Diya One officially presented in Mauritius
Date:June 10, 2019|Domain:ICT

GIS – 10 May, 2019: Diya One, an autonomous and mobile robot that can navigate in large and dynamic indoor environment of up to 1 000 square metres and having an Artificial Intelligence (AI) which is neuro-inspired, as well as air-purification and w


Agricultural sector Mobile application ‘Mokaro’ launched for planters

Agricultural sector Mobile application ‘Mokaro’ launched for planters
Date:June 06, 2019|Domain:Agriculture and Food Security--ICT

GIS – 06 June  2019: A mobile application, ‘Mokaro’, which a first-of-its kind, aiming to guide planters in their agricultural ventures, was launched, last week, by the Minister of Agro-Industry and Food Security, Mr Mahen Seeruttun at the Food and


The project ‘A call for action’ targets young inmates of Rehabilitation Youth Centres

The project ‘A call for action’ targets young inmates of Rehabilitation Youth Centres
Date:June 04, 2019|Domain:ICT--Youth & Sports--Law and Order--Education & Training

GIS – 04 June  2019: The Project, ‘A Call for Action’ for young people of Rehabilitation Youth Centres (RYC) was launched, on 1st June 2019 at the Prison Training School in Beau Bassin.  The Acting President of the Republic of Mauritius, Mr Paramasi