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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


Richelieu Village Hall equipped with an IT corner

Richelieu Village Hall equipped with an IT corner
Date:May 29, 2019|Domain:Arts & Culture--ICT

GIS – 29 May  2019: The Richelieu Village Hall is now equipped with an IT corner where three computers have been put at the disposal of students to initiate them to IT and to help them improve their technical computer skills.  The Minister of Social


Cyber Drill Workshop to build capacity and improve incident responses for critical sectors

Cyber Drill Workshop to build capacity and improve incident responses for critical sectors
Date:April 24, 2019|Domain:ICT

GIS - 24 April, 2019: A three-day Cyber Drill Workshop for critical sectors in Mauritius aiming to assist organisations to plan and build capacity and improve the incident responses of organisations, opened today, at Palms Hotel, Quatre Bornes. The


Second 3D Printing Centre launched at SME Mauritius in Coromandel

Second 3D Printing Centre launched at SME Mauritius in Coromandel
Date:March 29, 2019|Domain:ICT

GIS– 29 March, 2019: A second 3D Printing Centre, a joint initiative of the National Computer Board (NCB) and SME Mauritius, aiming to support a wide range of industries, professions and academia, including SMEs, start-ups, designers and university


Ease of Doing Business: Launching of the National Electronic Licensing System

Ease of Doing Business: Launching of the National Electronic Licensing System
Date:March 29, 2019|Domain:Business & Industry--ICT

GIS – 29 March, 2019: The National Electronic Licensing System (NELS), a key initiative to improve the investment and doing business climate in Mauritius, was launched yesterday at the Caudan Arts Centre, Port Louis.  The Vice-Prime Minister, Minist


5th annual SIL e-Gov conference focuses on artificial intelligence and blockchain

5th annual SIL e-Gov conference focuses on artificial intelligence and blockchain
Date:March 28, 2019|Domain:ICT

GIS - 28 March, 2019: The 5th edition of the annual SIL (State Informatics Ltd) e-Gov conference, aiming to share new technological trends that affect governments around the world with regard to artificial intelligence and blockchain, opened yesterd


ICT plays a pivotal role in providing timely disaster response, states Minister Sawmynaden

ICT plays a pivotal role in providing timely disaster response, states Minister Sawmynaden
Date:March 06, 2019|Domain:ICT

​GIS - 06 March, 2019: Information and Communication Technology (ICT), without a doubt, plays a pivotal role in enabling and providing timely disaster response, management and reconstruction after disasters, as well as in promoting disaster risk red


MRC holds dissemination workshop and launches website on first Mauritian Infrared Satellite

MRC holds dissemination workshop and launches website on first Mauritian Infrared Satellite
Date:March 01, 2019|Domain:ICT

GIS - 01 March, 2019: The first Mauritian Infrared Satellite (MIR-SAT1), a project of the Mauritius Research Council (MRC), will be launched by the end of this year. In this context, the MRC organised a dissemination workshop and launched a website