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World Heritage List: 14th anniversary of the inscription of Aapravasi Ghat

World Heritage List: 14th anniversary of the inscription of Aapravasi Ghat
Date:July 16, 2020|Domain:Arts & Culture

​GIS -16 July 2020: The celebration of the 14th anniversary of the inscription of the Aapravasi Ghat on the World Heritage list was marked, this morning, by a flag hoisting ceremony, coupled with the launching of a padlet, in Port-Louis.  The Minist


World Music Day 2020:Concert organised to promote youth talent

World Music Day 2020:Concert organised to promote youth talent
Date:June 22, 2020|Domain:Arts & Culture

​GIS – 22 June 2020: In the context of the World Music Day 2020, celebrated on 21st of June each year, the Ministry of Youth Empowerment, Sports and Recreation, in collaboration with other stakeholders, organised, yesterday, a concert to promote you


Budget 2020-2021: Creative sector is a direct generator of employment, says Minister Teeluck

Budget 2020-2021: Creative sector is a direct generator of employment, says Minister Teeluck
Date:June 11, 2020|Domain:Arts & Culture

GIS – 11 June 2020: The creative sector is a contributor to the economy and is a direct generator of employment and its multiplying effects cannot be underestimated.  This statement was made by the Minister of Arts and Cultural Heritage, Mr Avinash


Arts industry professionals submit recommendations for forthcoming Budget

Arts industry professionals submit recommendations for forthcoming Budget
Date:May 21, 2020|Domain:Economy & Finance--Arts & Culture

GIS  – 21 May, 2020:The round of pre-Budget consultations for the forthcoming 2020-2021 National Budget, ended with the Minister of Finance, Economic Planning and Development, Dr Renganaden Padayachy, meeting professionals of the arts industry a


Post Covid-19 Action Plan to preserve cultural life and support artists

Date:May 20, 2020|Domain:Arts & Culture--Health

GIS - 20 May, 2020: A post Covid-19 Action Plan, spelling out 13 emergency measures to help preserving cultural life and supporting artists to sustain creativity in these difficult times, has been elaborated by the Ministry of Arts and Cultural He


National Arts Fund launches its fifth call for projects

National Arts Fund launches its fifth call for projects
Date:March 17, 2020|Domain:Arts & Culture

GIS - 17 March, 2020: The National Arts Fund (NAF) has launched on 28 February 2020 its fifth call for projects and the deadline for submission of applications is 20 March 2020.The NAF has been set up under the aegis of the Ministry of Arts and Cult


Independence Day 2020: PM urges citizen engagement for a united and healthier nation in his message

Independence Day 2020: PM urges citizen engagement for a united and healthier nation in his message
Date:March 13, 2020|Domain:Arts & Culture

GIS - 13 March, 2020: All citizens should work together towards the common goal of ensuring a united, prosperous and healthier nation. We must also double efforts to foster a more environmentally sustainable society, maintain road safety, combat soc


The democratic Welfare State of Mauritius is an example to the world, says President of the Republic

The democratic Welfare State of Mauritius is an example to the world, says President of the Republic
Date:March 10, 2020|Domain:Arts & Culture

GIS– 10 March, 2020: Today, Mauritius stands as an example for the world as a democratic Welfare State governed by the rule of law, which guarantees freedom for all citizens, with an independent judiciary, as well as a free press. The President of t


Bad weather forecast: All National Day 2020 celebrations cancelled

Bad weather forecast: All National Day 2020 celebrations cancelled
Date:March 09, 2020|Domain:Arts & Culture

GIS – 09 March, 2020: The official programme in the context of 2020 National Day celebrations, comprising the traditional flag hoisting ceremony at the Champ de Mars, in Port Louis, followed by a cultural show, has been cancelled due to weather fore


National Independence Day celebrations: activities aligned to theme Lanatir nou Lavenir

National Independence Day celebrations: activities aligned to theme Lanatir nou Lavenir
Date:March 05, 2020|Domain:Arts & Culture

GIS - 05 March, 2020: The official logo and video song 'Dan Larmoni Lanatir'  in context of the National Independence Day celebrations, were presented today, in presence of the Minister of Arts and Cultural Heritage, Mr. Avinash Teeluck, during a pr