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Mauritius and Seychelles to reinforce partnership in the fisheries sector

Mauritius and Seychelles to reinforce partnership in the fisheries sector
Date:1/17/2019 12:00:00 AM|Domain:International Relations--Foreign Affairs

GIS - 17 January, 2019: A delegation of the National Assembly of Seychelles led by its Speaker, Mr Nicholas Gerard Prea, paid a courtesy call yesterday on the Prime Minister, Minister of Home Affairs, External Communications and National Development


Cyber Tower 1 officially renamed Atal Bihari Vajpayee Tower

Cyber Tower 1 officially renamed Atal Bihari Vajpayee Tower
Date:1/17/2019 12:00:00 AM|Domain:International Relations

GIS – 17 January, 2019: The Cyber Tower 1 was officially renamed Atal Bihari Vajpayee Tower during a ceremony organised yesterday by Landscope (Mauritius) Ltd, in Ebène, in the presence of the Prime Minister, Minister of Home Affairs, External Commu


Workshop to familiarise participants with the RE-SAT energy analytics platform

Workshop to familiarise participants with the RE-SAT energy analytics platform
Date:1/17/2019 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Public Utilities

GIS - 17 January, 2019: A two-day workshop focusing on the RE-SAT energy analytics platform in Mauritius which aims to improve renewable energy planning through high resolution power estimates opened, this morning, at Voilà Hotel in Bagatelle. RE-SA


European Union signs Agreement with International Monetary Fund for financing AFRITAC South Phase 11

European Union signs Agreement with International Monetary Fund for financing AFRITAC South Phase 11
Date:1/17/2019 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Economy & Finance--International Relations

GIS - 17 January, 2019: An agreement for financing of the Regional Technical Assistance Center for Southern Africa (AFRITAC South – AFS) Phase 11 to the tune of Rs 800 million was signed, today, between the European Union (EU) and the International


Metro Express to become the backbone of Smart Mauritius, says Minister Mentor

Metro Express to become the backbone of Smart Mauritius, says Minister Mentor
Date:1/16/2019 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Public Infrastructure

GIS - 16 January, 2019: The Metro Express is a major infrastructural project that will become the backbone of Smart Mauritius and transform the public transport system, highlighted the Minister Mentor, Minister of Defence, Minister for Rodrigues, Si


Minister Seeruttun announces introduction of a New Animal Health Bill

Minister Seeruttun announces introduction of a New Animal Health Bill
Date:1/16/2019 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Agriculture and Food Security

GIS - 16 January, 2019: A New Animal Health Bill will be introduced this year in order to further reinforce biosecurity in the livestock sector and the Plant Protection Act of 2006 will also be reviewed. These measures are in line with Government’s


Drug Use Prevention Programme promotes healthy behaviour and substance abuse prevention among Grade 8 students

Drug Use Prevention Programme promotes healthy behaviour and substance abuse prevention among Grade 8 students
Date:1/16/2019 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Health

GIS – 16 January, 2019: Get Connected, a Drug Use Prevention Programme which is aimed at promoting awareness among Grade 8 students on attitudes and skills that help prevent substance abuse and smoking, was launched this morning at the James Burty D


Merchant Shipping (Prevention of Pollution by Oil and Noxious Liquid Substances in Bulk) Regulations effective on 1st February 2019

Merchant Shipping (Prevention of Pollution by Oil and Noxious Liquid Substances in Bulk) Regulations effective on 1st February 2019
Date:1/15/2019 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Fisheries

GIS - 15 January, 2019: The Minister of Ocean Economy, Marine Resources, Fisheries and Shipping will promulgate the Merchant Shipping (Prevention of Pollution by Oil and Noxious Liquid Substances in Bulk) Regulations under the Merchant Shipping Act


Postgraduate scholarships to be offered this year in Blockchain and Digital Technology, says Education Minister

Postgraduate scholarships to be offered this year in Blockchain and Digital Technology, says Education Minister
Date:1/14/2019 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Education & Training

GIS - 14 January, 2019: A total of 50 postgraduate scholarships in Digital Technology, Blockchain, and Big Data will be offered this year. As from August 2019, the Université des Mascareignes will offer Masters degrees in Artificial Intelligence, Ro


IOIG 2019: First major activity to be held at Port Louis Waterfront

IOIG 2019: First major activity to be held at Port Louis Waterfront
Date:1/14/2019 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Youth & Sports

GIS - 14 January, 2018: The first activity, in the context of the forthcoming Indian Ocean Island Games (IOIG) 2019, comprising presentation of athletes and sports disciplines, musical show and fireworks display will be held on 19 January 2019 at th