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Budget 2019-2020: Promoting access to quality health care for all

Budget 2019-2020: Promoting access to quality health care for all
Date:June 14, 2019|Domain:Health

GIS – 14 June, 2019: One of the pathways on the country’s transformative journey announced in Budget 2019-2020 is the enhancement of the health sector so that everyone has access to quality health care. The budget for the public health sector has th


Budget 2019-2020: Transforming the Port and modernising infrastructure across the island

Budget 2019-2020: Transforming the Port and modernising infrastructure across the island
Date:June 14, 2019|Domain:Economy & Finance--Public Infrastructure--Fisheries

GIS– 14 June, 2019: The transformation of the port, through new investments in view of expanding its role and capacity, boost its productivity and enhance its competitiveness, was announced in Budget 2019-2020.    The Mauritius Ports Authority (MP


Budget 2019-2020: Fostering a modern and more inclusive education System

Budget 2019-2020: Fostering a modern and more inclusive education System
Date:June 14, 2019|Domain:Education & Training--Economy & Finance

GIS - 14 June, 2019: Government spending on education has averaged 3.4 percent of GDP during the past few years. The national education system has been transformed into a modern and more inclusive education system to better meet the lifelong learnin


Budget 2019-2020: Fiscal policies and taxation measures for a prosperous and equitable society

Budget 2019-2020: Fiscal policies and taxation measures for a prosperous and equitable society
Date:June 14, 2019|Domain:Economy & Finance

GIS - 14 June, 2019: Budget 2019-2020 propels Mauritius to make significant strides towards realising its vision of a Modern and Inclusive High-Income Country and become more resilient to external shocks, absolute poverty and income inequality. Seve


Budget 2019-2020: Promoting Gender Equality and Women Empowerment

Date:June 14, 2019|Domain:Gender

GIS– 14 June, 2019: In a bid to lift the social development path for all and address the issue of gender gaps in our society, Budget 2019-2020 makes provision for several measures to be implemented, in addition to the gender mainstreaming programme


7th session of Mauritius-EU political dialogue focuses on elevating existing partnership

7th session of Mauritius-EU political dialogue focuses on elevating existing partnership
Date:June 14, 2019|Domain:Foreign Affairs

GIS - 14 June, 2019: The 7th  session of the Mauritius - EU Political Dialogue focusing on reaffirming a solid partnership between the European Union (EU) and Mauritius geared towards the future, was held, yesterday, at the Opium Restaurant in Rédui


Budget 2019-2020: Investing in water infrastructure and wastewaster management

Budget 2019-2020: Investing in water infrastructure and wastewaster management
Date:June 14, 2019|Domain:Public Utilities

​GIS - 14 June, 2019: Budget 2019-2020 is making provision of Rs 1.5 billion over the next 3 years under the water supply infrastructure development programme to replace old and defective pipes across the country, namely at Curepipe, Beau Bassin, Ro


Signature of MoU to ensure bankability of the Special Economic Zones

Signature of MoU to ensure bankability of the Special Economic Zones
Date:June 14, 2019|Domain:Economy & Finance

GIS - 14 June, 2019: A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to develop, implement and finance projects in Africa was signed this morning at the seat of the Ministry of Finance and Economic Development in Port Louis between the Mauritius-Africa Fund (MA


Budget 2019-2020: Creating New Opportunities in Financial Services sector

Budget 2019-2020: Creating New Opportunities in Financial Services sector
Date:June 14, 2019|Domain:Economy & Finance

GIS - 14 June, 2019: Financial services, have over the years experienced steady growth and maintained its course as one of the fastest growing sectors of our economy. One key strength of the industry is its good international repute and the policies


Budget 2019-2020: Investing in Sports and Physical Activity and promoting Arts and Culture

Date:June 14, 2019|Domain:Youth & Sports--Arts & Culture

GIS - 14 June, 2019: Government endeavors to promote a culture of sports and inculcate physical activity in the daily lifestyle of all citizens as it is alarming that only around 14 percent of the population aged 15 years and older meet the levels o