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Draft White Paper on Arts and Culture to Develop Mauritius as a Cultural Carrefour

Draft White Paper on Arts and Culture to Develop Mauritius as a Cultural Carrefour
Date:December 31, 2013|Domain:Business & Industry--International Relations

GIS - 31 December 2013: A draft White Paper on Arts and Culture entitled Creative Mauritius - Vision 2025, was released by the Ministry of Arts and Culture (MAC) for public consultation. This draft document is the first cultural policy framework tha


Air Mauritius and MTPA sign enhanced agreements with Emirates

Air Mauritius and MTPA sign enhanced agreements with Emirates
Date:December 17, 2013|Domain:Business & Industry--Tourism

GIS - 17 December, 2013: Air Mauritius and Emirates Airline signed yesterday a ten year extension to their existing codeshare agreement.  The deal was signed by the Executive Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer, Emirates Airline, Mr Thiery A


Mauritius and India Sign MoU to Strengthen Cooperation in SME Development

Mauritius and India Sign MoU to Strengthen Cooperation in SME Development
Date:December 03, 2013|Domain:Business & Industry

GIS - 03 December, 2013: A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) aimed at strengthening the collaboration between Mauritius and India in the field of Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) development was signed yesterday in Port Louis by the Minister of Bus


Budget 2014 Highlights: Furthering Economic democratisation through SMEs

Budget 2014 Highlights: Furthering Economic democratisation through SMEs
Date:November 14, 2013|Domain:Business & Industry

GIS – 14 November 2013: Government is working towards transforming Mauritius into a nation of owners and not just earners by building a better Mauritius for the many and not just for the few and provide equal opportunities for all.   To achieve t


HRDC Trains Women in Entrepreneurship and Innovation in Rodrigues

HRDC Trains Women in Entrepreneurship and Innovation in Rodrigues
Date:November 14, 2013|Domain:Business & Industry

GIS – 14 November 2013: The Human Resource Development Council (HRDC) launched this morning at the Human Resource Centre, Malabar in Rodrigues, a series of workshops on Entrepreneurship development, innovation, diversification and advance pattern dr


Budget 2014 Highlights: Supporting the Manufacturing Sector

Budget 2014 Highlights: Supporting the Manufacturing Sector
Date:November 12, 2013|Domain:Economy & Finance--Business & Industry

GIS – 12 November 2013: Government intends to pursue its support to the manufacturing sector, both the Domestic and Export-Oriented manufacturing base, with a view to enable the sector to constantly gear up for greater global competition.   The m


Mauritius Ranks First in Sub-Saharan Africa in Overall Ease of Doing Business 2014

Mauritius Ranks First in Sub-Saharan Africa in Overall Ease of Doing Business 2014
Date:October 31, 2013|Domain:Business & Industry--Economy & Finance

GIS  - 31 October, 2013: Mauritius tops Africa's Sub-Saharan economies and is ranked at the 20th position worldwide on Overall Ease of Doing Business 2014, according to the World Bank group's Doing Business 2014 Report entitled: Understanding Regula


Vacoas-Phoenix Municipal Council Holds SME Fair from 30 October to 3 November

Vacoas-Phoenix Municipal Council Holds SME Fair from 30 October to 3 November
Date:October 29, 2013|Domain:Business & Industry

GIS - 29 October 2013: A Small and Medium Enterprises (SME) Fair aimed at giving a boost to the sector, will be held from 30 October to 3 November 2013 at the Municipal Council of Vacoas-Phoenix. Organised by the Small and Medium Enterprises Develop


Mauritius, Gabon boost bilateral and economic ties

Mauritius, Gabon boost bilateral and economic ties
Date:October 16, 2013|Domain:Economy & Finance--International Relations--Foreign Affairs--Business & Industry

​GIS – 16 October 2013: The work session between the Prime Minister, Dr Navinchandra Ramgoolam, and the President of Gabon, Mr Ali Bongo Ondimba, held this afternoon at Clarisse House, was fruitful as the Republics of Mauritius and Gabon signed a Ge


Open University launches new campus in Bel Air

Open University launches new campus in Bel Air
Date:September 13, 2013|Domain:Education & Training--Business & Industry

GIS - 13 September, 2013: The Bel Air Campus of the Open University of Mauritius was inaugurated yesterday by the Prime Minister, Dr Navinchandra Ramgoolam, in the presence of the Minister of Tertiary Education, Science, Research and Technology, Dr