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Workshop discusses legal aspects on implementation of Minamata Convention on Mercury

Workshop discusses legal aspects on implementation of Minamata Convention on Mercury
Date:April 28, 2017|Domain:Judiciary

​GIS – 27 April 2017: The draft report on the institutional legal aspects as well as policy and the necessary regulatory changes for the implementation of a mercury programme at national level are on the agenda of a two-day validation workshop being


Minister Jhugroo to visit Agalega

Minister Jhugroo to visit Agalega
Date:April 28, 2017|Domain:International Relations

GIS – 28 April, 2017: The Government to Government (G to G) agreement between Mauritius and India makes provision for several projects in Agalega and among them a project for the improvement of several facilities on the island. The rehabilitation of


Bills to be introduced into the National Assembly

Bills to be introduced into the National Assembly
Date:April 28, 2017|Domain:Law and Order

The Business Facilitation (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill and the Supplementary Appropriation (2015-2016) (No. 2) Bill will shortly be introduced into the National Assembly.   The object of the Business Facilitation (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bil


Enterprise Mauritius organises a Buyers Sellers Meeting in Seychelles

Enterprise Mauritius organises a Buyers Sellers Meeting in Seychelles
Date:April 28, 2017|Domain:Business & Industry

​GIS- 28 April 2017: Enterprise Mauritius is leading from 29 April to 1st May 2017 a delegation of local enterprises to Mahé in Seychelles for a Buyers Sellers Meeting (BSM). The event is organised jointly with the Small Enterprise Promotion Agency


Young Zambians and Mauritians receive Duke of Edinburgh Award Certificates

Young Zambians and Mauritians receive Duke of Edinburgh Award Certificates
Date:April 28, 2017|Domain:Youth & Sports

​GIS - 28 April 2017: Eighteen young Zambians and five Mauritians received, yesterday in Port Louis, certificates following their participation, this month, in an International Award Exchange.  It was organised in the context of the Duke of Edinburg


OSH: Minister Boissézon advocates for an effective data collection system

OSH: Minister Boissézon advocates for an effective data collection system
Date:April 28, 2017|Domain:Civil Service

​GIS – 28 April, 2017: An effective Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) data collection system plays a fundamental role in reporting and analysing information about safety and health issues at the work place.   This statement was made by the Minis


First Session of Mauritius-Comoros Joint Permanent Commission

First Session of Mauritius-Comoros Joint Permanent Commission
Date:April 27, 2017|Domain:Foreign Affairs--International Relations

GIS - 27 April 2017: The outcome of the first session of the Joint Permanent Commission Mauritius-Comoros at Ministerial level was the focus of a joint press conference in Réduit yesterday by the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Regional Integration and


Sustainable Fisheries: EU and Mauritius reach Provisional Agreement on new Protocol

Sustainable Fisheries: EU and Mauritius reach Provisional Agreement on new Protocol
Date:April 27, 2017|Domain:Fisheries

GIS – 27 April, 2017: The European Union (EU) and Mauritius have reached a provisional agreement on a new Protocol for Sustainable Fisheries that opens a new era in the relations between the EU and Mauritius. The protocol makes provision for a globa


Repair of Terre Rouge Verdun Link Road embankment failure kicks off

Repair of Terre Rouge Verdun Link Road embankment failure kicks off
Date:April 27, 2017|Domain:Public Infrastructure

GIS – 27 April 2017: Embankment failure repair works along the Terre Rouge Verdun Link Road, estimated to the tune of Rs 284 million, have started and completion date is due for January 2018. The Minister of Public Infrastructure and Land Transp


Police and Prison operative frameworks are being assessed, says Sir Anerood Jugnauth

Police and Prison operative frameworks are being assessed, says Sir Anerood Jugnauth
Date:April 26, 2017|Domain:Judiciary--Law and Order

​GIS - 26 April, 2017:  The strengths and weaknesses of the Police and Prison operative frameworks are currently being assessed with the aim of coming up with an Action Plan in the near future which will benchmark Mauritius with the most successful