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Building Capacity to Strengthening Linkages with the Mauritian Diaspora

Building Capacity to Strengthening Linkages with the Mauritian Diaspora
Date:November 29, 2018|Domain:Foreign Affairs--Arts & Culture

GIS – 29 November 2018: A Diaspora Project, endorsed by the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) Development Fund, and entitled Building Capacity to Strengthening Linkages with the Mauritian Diaspora, was launched this morning at Le Méridi


Safeguard of intangible cultural heritage is a collective responsibility, says Prime Minister

Safeguard of intangible cultural heritage is a collective responsibility, says Prime Minister
Date:November 26, 2018|Domain:Arts & Culture

GIS – 26 November 2018: All that we have created, built and invented during centuries is the heritage of humanity. We have to assume our collective responsibility in safeguarding the intangible heritage which represents values, expertise, skills, kn


Mauritian Creole is a unifying element in the enhancement of social harmony and peace, says Prime Minister

Mauritian Creole is a unifying element in the enhancement of social harmony and peace, says Prime Minister
Date:November 26, 2018|Domain:Arts & Culture

GIS – 26 November 2018: The promotion of the Mauritian Creole as a unifying element in the enhancement of social harmony and peace remains integral in maintaining a sense of common identity among the Mauritian population. Government is committed to


Divali symbolises the festival of unity, says Prime Minister

Divali symbolises the festival of unity, says Prime Minister
Date:November 06, 2018|Domain:Arts & Culture

GIS - 06 November, 2018: Divali, the festival of light brings among the different communities the values of unity, sharing, solidarity and happiness. It is an occasion for families to come together to reflect on the past and look forward to the futu


Prime Minister urges the population to get inspired from lives of indentured labourers

Prime Minister urges the population to get inspired from lives of indentured labourers
Date:November 05, 2018|Domain:Arts & Culture

GIS - 05 November, 2018: The 184th anniversary of the arrival of indentured labourers in Mauritius was commemorated on Friday 02 November 2018 at the Aapravasi Ghat World Heritage Site, Trou Fanfaron Wharf, Port-Louis.   The Prime Minister, Minis


National Arts Fund grants Rs 9 million to 23 projects

National Arts Fund grants Rs 9 million to 23 projects
Date:November 01, 2018|Domain:Arts & Culture

GIS - 01 November, 2018: Twenty-three projects by Mauritian artists including two Rodriguans will be receiving financial grants under the National Arts Fund (NAF) to the tune of Rs 9 million ranging from Rs 70 000 to Rs 800 000 for the realisation o


Bihar Legislative Assembly’s Speaker to be Chief Guest for the commemoration of 184th Anniversary of the Arrival of Indentured Labourers

Bihar Legislative Assembly’s Speaker to be Chief Guest for the commemoration of 184th Anniversary of the Arrival of Indentured Labourers
Date:October 29, 2018|Domain:Arts & Culture

GIS - 29 October, 2018: The Speaker of the Bihar Legislative Assembly and President of the Executive Committee of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association, Bihar Branch, Mr Vijay Kumar Choudhary, would be the Chief Guest for the commemoration of 1


Exhibition on Indentured Labour organised at Municipality of Quatre Bornes

Exhibition on Indentured Labour organised at Municipality of Quatre Bornes
Date:October 29, 2018|Domain:Arts & Culture

GIS - 29 October, 2018: A three-day exhibition aiming to disseminate knowledge about the history and salient features of indentured labour in Mauritius through archival documents and heritage was launched on Friday 26 October 2018 at the Municipal C


Second edition of the Mauritius Cinema Week launched

Second edition of the Mauritius Cinema Week launched
Date:October 19, 2018|Domain:Tourism --Arts & Culture

GIS - 19 October, 2018: The second edition of the Mauritius Cinema Week, under the branding East Meets West, was launched yesterday at La Demeure, St Antoine in Goodlands. The Minister of Public Infrastructure and Land Transport, Mr Nandcoomar Bodha


Second edition of the Mauritius Cinema Week to be held from 18 to 21 October

Second edition of the Mauritius Cinema Week to be held from 18 to 21 October
Date:October 11, 2018|Domain:Arts & Culture--Tourism

GIS - 11 October, 2018: The second edition of the Mauritius Cinema Week will be held from 18 to 21 October 2018 under the branding East Meets West. The event is in line with Government’s mission to champion and support the emerging creative industri