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Cooperative sector: Inauguration of La Flora Superette

Cooperative sector: Inauguration of La Flora Superette
Date:August 06, 2020|Domain:Business & Industry

​GIS – 06 August 2020: A market outlet (Superette) set up by the La Flora Cooperative Stores Society Ltd was inaugurated on Wednesday 05 August 2020 by the Minister of Industrial Development, SMEs and Cooperatives, Mr Soomilduth Bholah, at La Flora.


International Day of cooperatives 2020: Cooperative sector needs to revamp itself, says Minister Bholah

International Day of cooperatives 2020: Cooperative sector needs to revamp itself, says Minister Bholah
Date:July 06, 2020|Domain:Business & Industry

​GIS – 06 July 2020:The cooperative sector needs to revamp and constantly reposition itself so that it can keep pace with the challenges of the competitive business environment and thus make itself modern, efficient and effective, said the Minister


One-Stop-Shop to facilitate agricultural activities of operators in the north and east of the country

One-Stop-Shop to facilitate agricultural activities of operators in the north and east of the country
Date:July 06, 2020|Domain:Agriculture and Food Security--Business & Industry

​GIS  – 06 July 2020:The Rivière du Rempart Farmers Service Centre as a One-Stop-Shop, bringing under one single roof all government institutions concerned with agricultural activities, was launched on Saturday 04 July 2020, in presence of the Attor


Wreath-laying ceremony to mark International Day of Cooperatives 2020

Wreath-laying ceremony to mark International Day of Cooperatives 2020
Date:July 02, 2020|Domain:Business & Industry

​ GIS – 02 July 2020: A wreath-laying ceremony to mark the International Day of Cooperatives 2020 was held, this morning, at the Cooperative Monument in the Jardin de la Compagnie, Port Louis. The Minister of Industrial Development, SMEs and Coopera


DBM to set up business parks in Mauritius and Rodrigues

DBM to set up business parks in Mauritius and Rodrigues
Date:July 02, 2020|Domain:Business & Industry

​ GIS – 02 July 2020: The Development Bank of Mauritius (DBM) will set up three business parks at Baladirou, in Rodrigues, and at Vuillemin and Plaine Magnien, in Mauritius, announced the Management Director of the DBM, Mr Jaywant Pandoo, this morni


Launching of activities to mark the International Day of SMEs

Launching of activities to mark the International Day of SMEs
Date:June 25, 2020|Domain:Business & Industry

​GIS – 25 June 2020: A series of activities to mark the International Day of Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) organised by the Ministry of Industrial Development, SMEs and Cooperatives, was launched, this morning, at SME Mauritius in Cor


Minister Bholah announces opening of four market outlets to be run by cooperatives

Minister Bholah announces opening of four market outlets to be run by cooperatives
Date:June 11, 2020|Domain:Business & Industry

GIS - 11 June, 2020: With the aim of consolidating food security and boost local agricultural activities, the Ministry of Industrial Development, SMEs and Cooperatives is working in close collaboration with the Ministry of Agro-Industry and Food Sec


Budget 2020-2021: Some Rs 10 billion earmarked to support SMEs

Date:June 08, 2020|Domain:Business & Industry

GIS – 08 June 2020: – 08 June 2020: The Budget 2020-2021, in addition to the well-documented measures targeting Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) under the Plan de Soutien, has earmarked some Rs 10 billion to support SMEs. The Minister of Indus


Textile and Apparel manufacturing moving towards industry 4.0

Textile and Apparel manufacturing moving towards industry 4.0
Date:June 02, 2020|Domain:Business & Industry

GIS – 02 June 2020: The Textile and Apparel manufacturing industry must be revamped, by taking advantage of intelligent networking, so as to move towards Industry 4.0. For instance, Robotics and 3-D printing must be an integral part of the industry


Cooperatives: Revamping the sector to increase food and goods production

Cooperatives: Revamping the sector to increase food and goods production
Date:May 26, 2020|Domain:Business & Industry

GIS  – 26 May, 2020: The cooperative sector has identified three main priorities, namely increase the local production and consumption of food and other goods, generate employment and wealth creation, to revamp itself and ensure the socioeconomic