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Indentured Labour Route Project: Mauritius to host first meeting of the International Scientific Committee

Indentured Labour Route Project: Mauritius to host first meeting of the International Scientific Committee
Date:August 17, 2017|Domain:Arts & Culture

GIS – 17 August 2017: Mauritius will host the first Meeting of the International Scientific Committee for the Indentured Labour Route Project from 30 October to 1st November 2017. The main objectives of the Meeting are to ratify the Terms of Refere


SADC Day 2017: SADC Chairperson stresses importance of industrialisation for the region

SADC Day 2017: SADC Chairperson stresses importance of industrialisation for the region
Date:August 17, 2017|Domain:International Relations

GIS - 17 August, 2017: The SADC region continues to enjoy relative peace and stability as our citizens and political leaders continue to resolve their differences amicably through contact and dialogue, recognising that we are bound by common history


Mauritius Police Force acquires new patrol vessel CGS Valiant

Mauritius Police Force acquires new patrol vessel CGS Valiant
Date:August 17, 2017|Domain:Law and Order

GIS - 17 August, 2017: As a major step to keep up with the rapid technological advancements in the field of maritime surveillance, a new state-of-the-art ship, CGS Valiant has been acquired by the Mauritius Police Force/National Coast Guard (NCG). 


Good Governance Minister Urges Youth to Enhance their Skills as Investors

Date:August 17, 2017|Domain:Economy & Finance--Business & Industry

​GIS - 17 August, 2017: The award ceremony of the Stock Exchange of Mauritius Young Investor competition 2017, was held yesterday at the Octave Wiehe Auditorium, Réduit in presence of the Minister of Financial Services, Good Governance and Instituti


Mauritius to host African Union Commission’s Experts Meetings

Mauritius to host African Union Commission’s Experts Meetings
Date:August 16, 2017|Domain:International Relations

​GIS - 16 August, 2017: The African Union Commission will hold the following two Experts Meetings in Mauritius during the period 28 August to 2 September 2017. The first Expert Meeting will focus on the implementation mechanism of the Draft Protoco


Commerce Minister highlights major projects in Petroleum Sector

Commerce Minister highlights major projects in Petroleum Sector
Date:August 16, 2017|Domain:Business & Industry

GIS - 16 August, 2017: Two major projects of the Indian Oil Mauritius Ltd will contribute to the economic development of Mauritius, said the Minister of Industry, Commerce and Consumer Protection, Mr Ashit Kumar Gungah, yesterday at Calodyne at the


New technologies Vital to position Mauritius as a software development platform, says ICT Minister

New technologies Vital to position Mauritius as a software development platform, says ICT Minister
Date:August 16, 2017|Domain:ICT

GIS – 16 August, 2017: Government is conscious of the need to give due recognition to the importance and potential of adopting new technologies, matched with infrastructure, as Mauritius moves towards a service and knowledge economy, said the Minist


Prime Minister inaugurates Rodrigues Student House in Vacoas

Prime Minister inaugurates Rodrigues Student House in Vacoas
Date:August 15, 2017|Domain:Education & Training

GIS - 15 August 2017: Government is determined to safeguard the future of youngsters and is totally committed to the education sector, hence its high priority on Government agenda. This statement was made by the Prime Minister, Minister of Home Aff


Renovation of Mechanical Workshop of Beau Bassin Prison

Renovation of Mechanical Workshop of Beau Bassin Prison
Date:August 15, 2017|Domain:Law and Order

​GIS - 15 August, 2017: The Mechanical Workshop in the compound of the Beau Bassin prison, built in 1962, has been upgraded and renovated to the tune of some Rs 642,600 under the “Enhancement of Work Environment Programme” (EWEP) of the Ministry of


Mega infrastructural Projects poised to change socio-economic landscape of Mauritius, PM says

Mega infrastructural Projects poised to change socio-economic landscape of Mauritius, PM says
Date:August 15, 2017|Domain:Public Infrastructure

GIS - 15 August, 2017:  Mega infrastructural projects spearheaded by both Government and the private sector are poised to change the socio-economic landscape of the country. Job creation, improved quality of life and progress will only ensue from su