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Sound legal metrology system essential for economic well-being, says Minister Gungah

Sound legal metrology system essential for economic well-being, says Minister Gungah
Date:May 16, 2018|Domain:Business & Industry

GIS – 16 May, 2018: In this age of rapid technological change, growing competition and expanding trade, measurement standards and techniques have been recognised as fundamental elements. Indeed, a sound legal metrology system is an essential cog in


Workshop focuses on Promoting green industry in Mauritius

Workshop focuses on Promoting green industry in Mauritius
Date:May 14, 2018|Domain:Business & Industry--Environment--Sustainable Development

GIS – 14 May, 2018: Promoting green industry in Mauritius  was at the fore of discussions during a workshop held on 11 May 2018 in Port Louis, at the initiative of the Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Consumer Protection in collaboration with the


E-Commerce Service launched to promote local operators

E-Commerce Service launched to promote local operators
Date:May 14, 2018|Domain:Business & Industry

GIS – 14 May, 2018: The E-Commerce service of the tax free shopping digital portal, an online platform to promote and showcase products of Tax Free shopping operators and handicrafts operators of the Creative Mauritius on a 24/7-hour basis, was laun


SME has positioned itself as the future engine of green economic growth, states Minister Bholah

SME has positioned itself as the future engine of green economic growth, states Minister Bholah
Date:May 10, 2018|Domain:Business & Industry

GIS – 10 May, 2018: Government’s objective is to transform the country into a green, forward looking, economically vibrant and innovative country. The Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) sector, which contributes to about 40% of the country’s Gross Do


E-Licensing Project to address key constraints to business facilitation

E-Licensing Project to address key constraints to business facilitation
Date:May 10, 2018|Domain:Business & Industry

GIS - 10 May, 2018: “E-Licensing Project and transformational initiatives to enhance business environment” was the focus of a one-day conference organised by the Economic Development Board (EDB) and the European Union (EU) in the context of the Euro


HRDC presents survey findings on skills needs in agricultural sector

HRDC presents survey findings on skills needs in agricultural sector
Date:May 08, 2018|Domain:Business & Industry--Employment/Labour

GIS – 08 May 2018: The Human Resource Development Council (HRDC) presented survey findings on skills needs and manpower requirements for the agricultural sector during a validation session held this morning at NG Tower, Ebène. The Director of the HR


Workshop focuses on ‘Women in business and gender mainstreaming’

Workshop focuses on ‘Women in business and gender mainstreaming’
Date:May 04, 2018|Domain:Gender--Business & Industry

GIS – 04 May 2018: ‘Women in business and gender mainstreaming’ was the focus of a workshop held yesterday at the Cyber Tower 1 in Ebène. The Minister of Industry, Commerce and Consumer Protection, Mr Ashit Kumar Gungah, and the Head of ITC Women an


Mauritius to host First Session of the Joint Commission with Madagascar

Mauritius to host First Session of the Joint Commission with Madagascar
Date:May 02, 2018|Domain:Fisheries--Agriculture and Food Security--International Relations--Health--Education & Training--Public Utilities--Business & Industry

GIS – 02 May 2018: The First Session of the Joint Commission between Mauritius and the Republic of Madagascar will be held in Mauritius from 14 to 16 May 2018 The objectives of the Joint Commission are to consolidate bilateral relations between the


Actuaries urged to set new standards for risk management

Actuaries urged to set new standards for risk management
Date:April 24, 2018|Domain:Economy & Finance--Business & Industry

GIS - 24 April, 2018: The Institute and Faculty of Actuaries’ (IFOA) African Conference aiming to provide networking opportunities with peers, global employers and representatives from regulatory bodies in line to promoting exchanges and knowledge-s


NPCC launches portal and logo for National Productivity and Quality Convention

NPCC launches portal and logo for National Productivity and Quality Convention
Date:April 19, 2018|Domain:Business & Industry

GIS – 19 April, 2018: The first edition of the National Productivity and Quality Convention (NPQC), an initiative of the National Productivity and Competitiveness Council (NPCC), will be held in August this year and in respect to the forthcoming con