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The priority of Budget 2020/2021 is to shore up the Mauritian economy amid the Covid-19 pandemic, states Prime Minister

The priority of Budget 2020/2021 is to shore up the Mauritian economy amid the Covid-19 pandemic, states Prime Minister
Date:6/4/2020 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Economy & Finance

  GIS - 04 June, 2020: The priority of Budget 2020/2021 is to shore up the Mauritian economy amid the Covid-19 pandemic, which is an unprecedented situation that has never been witnessed. The Budget, based on the values of solidarity and sharing, s


Evicted squatters will benefit from NHDC assistance, says Minister Obeegadoo

Evicted squatters will benefit from NHDC assistance, says Minister Obeegadoo
Date:6/3/2020 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Public Infrastructure

GIS - 03 June, 2020: The government is committed to cater for the well-being of the population and will provide its unflinching support to the most vulnerable.  Hence, the Ministry of Housing and Land Use Planning is determined to provide the necess


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:6/3/2020 12:00:00 AM|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


e-Gov Online Conference: Achieving long-term goals with continuous innovation

e-Gov Online Conference: Achieving long-term goals with continuous innovation
Date:6/2/2020 12:00:00 AM|Domain:International Relations--Foreign Affairs

GIS – 02 June 2020: Mauritius participated in the 6th e-Governance Online Conference, under the theme Giant Leaps Start with Small Steps, organised by the e-Governance Academy, Estonia.  One of the key learning and sharing objectives of the Conferen


World Environment Day makes global call to save planet earth’s biodiversity

Date:6/2/2020 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Environment

GIS - 02 June, 2020: This year, World Environment Day (WED)  is advocating for the safeguard of planet Earth’s biodiversity, and the crucial need to preserve and restore it. Behind the 2020 WED campaign slogan ,“Time for Nature”, there is an urgent


Textile and Apparel manufacturing moving towards industry 4.0

Textile and Apparel manufacturing moving towards industry 4.0
Date:6/2/2020 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Business & Industry

GIS – 02 June 2020: The Textile and Apparel manufacturing industry must be revamped, by taking advantage of intelligent networking, so as to move towards Industry 4.0. For instance, Robotics and 3-D printing must be an integral part of the industry


Ministry of Health targets youngsters to mark World No Tobacco Day

Date:6/1/2020 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Health--Youth & Sports

GIS - 01 June 2020: Every year, on 31 May, the World Health Organization (WHO) and global partners celebrate World No Tobacco Day. This year following the outbreak of COVID-19, the Ministry of Health and Wellness will organise specific activities to


COMESA: Series of recommendations adopted by 8th Extraordinary Council of Ministers

Date:6/1/2020 12:00:00 AM

GIS - 01 June, 2020: The 8th Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) Extraordinary Council of Ministers, held recently via video conference, concluded with a series of outcomes and recommendations.  The objective of the Extraordinar


Resumption of oral and practical driving tests on 04 June 2020

Date:6/1/2020 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Law and Order

GIS – 01 June 2020: The Mauritius Police Force announced that oral and practical driving tests for all types of vehicles, which were scheduled to be conducted, both during and after the Covid-19 Sanitary Curfew period, will be rescheduled, in phases


Covid-19: Tourism Authority proposes set of measures for operators to resume their activities

Date:5/30/2020 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Tourism

GIS  – 30 May 2020: Operators in the tourism sector will be authorised to resume their activities, except for marine activities as from Sunday 31 May 2020, under strict sanitary measures. This was announced in a communique issuedby the Touris