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Africa’s major Pension Funds to meet in Mauritius to debate investment strategies

Africa’s major Pension Funds to meet in Mauritius to debate investment strategies
Date:March 15, 2019|Domain:Economy & Finance--Business & Industry

GIS - 15 March, 2019: Mauritius will host from 20 to 21 March 2019 the 3rd edition of the Pension Funds and Alternative Investments Africa Conference (PIAfrica 2019) which will bring together senior executives from Pension Funds with regulators, ass


World Consumer Rights Day 2019: Series of activities to raise awareness on rights of consumers

World Consumer Rights Day 2019: Series of activities to raise awareness on rights of consumers
Date:March 15, 2019|Domain:Business & Industry--Consumer Protection

GIS - 15 March, 2019: A series of activities with the aim of raising awareness on the rights of consumers are being held from 15 to 17 March 2019 by the Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Consumer Protection to mark World Consumer Rights Day, observ


Textile: Malagasy and Mauritian Industry Ministers discuss new avenues of cooperation

Textile: Malagasy and Mauritian Industry Ministers discuss new avenues of cooperation
Date:March 14, 2019|Domain:Business & Industry

GIS – 14 March, 2019: Mauritius and Madagascar will collaborate to identify new avenues of cooperation in the textile and manufacturing sectors and will work towards enhancing the exchange of knowledge, experience and expertise between the two count


SME Excellence Award Competition 2019

SME Excellence Award Competition 2019
Date:March 05, 2019|Domain:Business & Industry

GIS - 05 March, 2019: The Ministry of Business, Enterprise and Cooperatives in collaboration with the SME Mauritius is organising the, “SME Excellence Award Competition 2019”, with objective to enhancing, promoting and complimenting Small and Medium


Launching of sensitisation programme on Cooperative Entrepreneurship in Secondary Schools

Launching of sensitisation programme on Cooperative Entrepreneurship in Secondary Schools
Date:February 27, 2019|Domain:Business & Industry

GIS - 27 February, 2019: A sensitisation programme on Cooperative Entrepreneurship in Secondary Schools, aiming to promote inclusive development through cooperative entrepreneurship among the youth, was launched, this morning, at the Camp de Masque


Government encourages transition of cooperative sector to green and sustainable practices

Government encourages transition of cooperative sector to green and sustainable practices
Date:February 20, 2019|Domain:Sustainable Development--Business & Industry

GIS – 20 February 2019: The Republic of Mauritius is one of the seven pilot countries in Africa selected to implement the European Union’s SWITCH Africa Green Programme to achieve green growth that will foster transformation towards green economy. 


Government aims to enhance well-being of Mauritians, states Prime Minister

Government aims to enhance well-being of Mauritians, states Prime Minister
Date:February 20, 2019|Domain:Economy & Finance--Business & Industry

GIS – 20 February 2019: One of the major objectives of Government is to enhance quality of life and the well-being of each citizen and the new market fair, among other such projects, fits in the philosophy of the Government to attain the set objecti


Export potential of Mauritian products in the SADC region discussed

Export potential of Mauritian products in the SADC region discussed
Date:February 20, 2019|Domain:Business & Industry--International Relations

GIS – 20 February 2019: The export potential of Mauritian products in the Southern African Development Community (SADC) region, and the development of an E-commerce platform for the manufacturing sector, were the focus of a workshop held, yesterday,


National Entrepreneurship Campaign launched to promote entrepreneurial activities

National Entrepreneurship Campaign launched to promote entrepreneurial activities
Date:February 19, 2019|Domain:Business & Industry

GIS – 19 February, 2019: A National Entrepreneurship Campaign (NEC), aimed at fostering entrepreneurial activities, recognising successful entrepreneurs and promoting policies to improve economic success, was launched yesterday at the headquarters o


Mauritius and UNODC to strengthen cooperation in the Fintech industry

Mauritius and UNODC to strengthen cooperation in the Fintech industry
Date:February 19, 2019|Domain:Economy & Finance--Law and Order--Business & Industry--International Relations

GIS -21 February, 2019: The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) wants to build partnership with Mauritius and establish a Fintech self-regulatory organisation as well as a Fintech incubator with the expertise of leaders in Europe. The