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Prime Minister acknowledges contribution of artists in socio-economic landscape of Mauritius

Prime Minister acknowledges contribution of artists in socio-economic landscape of Mauritius
Date:May 17, 2018|Domain:Arts & Culture

GIS - 17 May, 2018: The contribution of artists in shaping the socio-economic landscape of Mauritius should be duly acknowledged in line with promoting artistic values as well as harnessing new talents in the country. Government through various meas


Europe Week: Activities to showcase Mauritius-EU relations

Europe Week: Activities to showcase Mauritius-EU relations
Date:May 07, 2018|Domain:Arts & Culture--International Relations--Sustainable Development--Gender--ICT

GIS – 07 May 2018: A series of activities will be organised from 07 to 10 May 2018 by the European Union (EU) to mark the Europe Week and the 50th anniversary celebrations of Mauritius’s accession to Independence. The Ambassador of the EU to the R


Mauritius to host 11th World Hindi Conference in August

Mauritius to host 11th World Hindi Conference in August
Date:May 03, 2018|Domain:Arts & Culture--International Relations

GIS – 03 May 2018: The 11th World Hindi Conference (WHC), organised jointly by the Government of Mauritius and the Government of India, will be held in Mauritius at Swami Vivekanand International Convention Centre in Pailles from 18 to 20 August 201


Bilateral Cooperation: Mauritius and Egypt sign MoUs on Cultural and Media cooperation

Bilateral Cooperation: Mauritius and Egypt sign MoUs on Cultural and Media cooperation
Date:May 03, 2018|Domain:Arts & Culture--International Relations

GIS – 03 May 2018: In the context of the Egyptian week, which is being organised by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Regional Integration and International Trade and the Embassy of Egypt to Mauritius in collaboration with the Ministry of Arts and Cu


Culinary competition and exhibition held to mark contribution of women in agriculture

Culinary competition and exhibition held to mark contribution of women in agriculture
Date:April 20, 2018|Domain:Agriculture and Food Security--Gender--Arts & Culture

GIS – 20 April, 2018:  A culinary competition and exhibition gathering 70 female participants were held yesterday at the City Council of Port-Louis, in the context of the 50th Independence Anniversary of Mauritius in the presence of the Minister of


Several activities organised to mark International Day for Monuments and Sites 2018

Several activities organised to mark International Day for Monuments and Sites 2018
Date:April 19, 2018|Domain:Arts & Culture

GIS – 19 April, 2018: An award ceremony for the second Heritage Short Film Competition organised by the National  Heritage Fund (NHF) in collaboration with the Mauritius Film Development Corporation on the theme “Contribution of our heritage in nati


India Week organised to mark 50th anniversary of Independence of Mauritius

India Week organised to mark 50th anniversary of Independence of Mauritius
Date:April 13, 2018|Domain:Arts & Culture--International Relations

GIS – 13 April, 2018: The Ministry of Arts and Culture, in collaboration with the High Commission of India and the Indian Council for Cultural Relations, will organise an India Week from 14 April to 22 April 2018 in the context of the 50th anniversa


Government determined to give significant push to film industry, Minister Roopun says

Government determined to give significant push to film industry, Minister Roopun says
Date:April 05, 2018|Domain:Arts & Culture

GIS - 05 April, 2018: The rapid advancement of technology has contributed in making the Visual Effects (VFX), and Digital Film Animation industries as one of the fastest growing segments in the film industry. Mauritius has enormous potential to deve


Mauritius to submit proposal to designate Caverne Patate as a Ramsar Site

Mauritius to submit proposal to designate Caverne Patate as a Ramsar Site
Date:April 04, 2018|Domain:Arts & Culture

GIS – 04 April, 2018: The Ministry of Agro-Industry and Food Security will, following consultations with the Rodrigues Regional Assembly, submit a proposal to the Ramsar Convention Secretariat to designate Caverne Patate in Rodrigues as a Wetland of


Mauritius to sign MoU with Tianjin Conservatory of Music

Mauritius to sign MoU with Tianjin Conservatory of Music
Date:March 29, 2018|Domain:Arts & Culture--International Relations

GIS – 29 March 2018: The Conservatoire National de Musique François Mitterrand will sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Tianjin Conservatory of Music, with the aim of enabling the two institutions to work together to enhance the educat