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Fishing cooperatives benefit from Financial Grant Scheme for purchase of semi-industrial vessel

Fishing cooperatives benefit from Financial Grant Scheme for purchase of semi-industrial vessel
Date:August 22, 2019|Domain:Business & Industry--Fisheries

GIS - 22 August, 2019: The Yéyé Offshore Fishing Cooperative Society Ltd has acquired a semi-industrial vessel under the Financial Grant Scheme of a maximum sum of Rs 4 million as announced in Budget 2019-2020. The inauguration of the vessel was h


International seminar focuses on challenges of disruptive technologies

International seminar focuses on challenges of disruptive technologies
Date:August 21, 2019|Domain:ICT--Business & Industry--Education & Training--International Relations

GIS - 21 August, 2019: An international seminar on the theme “Disruptive Technologies – Shaping the future of Innovations” aiming to highlight the presence of disruptive technologies in our daily lives and the way they are significantly influencing


SMEs empowered through Leather Craft Training Programme

SMEs empowered through Leather Craft Training Programme
Date:August 20, 2019|Domain:Business & Industry

GIS - 20 August, 2019: A five-day Leather Craft Training Programme aiming to enable participants acquire knowledge and skills to develop leather products kicked off, yesterday at the Business Facilitation and Development Centre of SME Mauritius Ltd,


Women entrepreneurs encouraged to develop business relationships

Women entrepreneurs encouraged to develop business relationships
Date:August 15, 2019|Domain:Business & Industry--Gender

GIS - 15 August, 2019: A ‘Business to Business Meeting’, aiming to provide a platform to enable women entrepreneurs to interact and develop business relationships with potential buyers, was held yesterday, at the Caudan Arts Centre, in Port Louis. 


National Sales Exhibition 2019 showcases women entrepreneurship

National Sales Exhibition 2019 showcases women entrepreneurship
Date:August 14, 2019|Domain:Business & Industry

GIS – 14 August, 2019: The National Sales Exhibition 2019, which aims at providing a platform for women entrepreneurs who are trained at different women centres to showcase their talents and skills, was inaugurated, this morning, at the Municipal Co


First 10 cooperative societies to be set up by youth will benefit of Rs 25,000 as seed capital

First 10 cooperative societies to be set up by youth will benefit of Rs 25,000 as seed capital
Date:August 13, 2019|Domain:Business & Industry--Employment/Labour

​GIS - The first ten cooperative societies set up by youngsters will benefit from a seed capital of Rs 25,000 under the Cooperative Development Fund for their new business ventures, announced the Minister of Business, Enterprise and Cooperatives, Mr


IORA: Mauritius to host Working Group on Trade and Investment

IORA: Mauritius to host Working Group on Trade and Investment
Date:August 05, 2019|Domain:Economy & Finance--Business & Industry

GIS – 05 August 2019: Mauritius will lead a Working Group on Trade and Investment in September 2019, organised by the Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA). Trade and Investment are important parts of the focus area of IORA as economic cooperation is


Promoting talents and skills in the cooperative sector

Promoting talents and skills in the cooperative sector
Date:August 01, 2019|Domain:Business & Industry

​GIS -The winners of various competitions organised in the context of the International Cooperatives Day 2019 were announced today, in presence of the Minister of Business, Enterprise and Cooperatives, Mr Soomilduth Bholah, at the National Cooperati


SME Excellence Award 2019: Promoting achievements of Small and Medium Enterprises

Date:July 30, 2019|Domain:Business & Industry

GIS – 30 July, 2019: The winners of the SME Excellence Award 2019 were announced, on Friday 26 July 2019, in the presence of the Minister of Business, Enterprise and Cooperatives, Mr Soomilduth Bholah, at the Caudan Arts Centre in Port Louis. The aw


SME Employment Scheme extended to Diploma holders and SMEs not exceeding Rs 100M turnover

Date:July 19, 2019|Domain:Business & Industry

GIS - 19 July, 2019: The Small and Medium Enterprises (SME) Employment Scheme, a 2018/2019 budgetary measure which targeted graduates, and SMEs not exceeding a turnover of Rs 50 million annually, is now being extended to diploma holders and SMEs not