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Addressing gender gaps in the manufacturing and trade sectors

Addressing gender gaps in the manufacturing and trade sectors
Date:May 23, 2019|Domain:Business & Industry

GIS - 23 May, 2019: A one-day workshop on “Women in Industry and Trade”, aimed at identifying existing gender gaps in the manufacturing and trade sectors and the means to address them, opened today at the Ravenala Attitude Hotel in Balaclava.  The M


Sales exhibition for women entrepreneurs

Sales exhibition for women entrepreneurs
Date:May 22, 2019|Domain:Gender--Business & Industry

GIS – 22 May 2019: A sales exhibition, aiming to increase the visibility of locally manufactured products of Mauritian women entrepreneurs, was inaugurated today at the Port Louis Waterfront in the context of Mother’s Day 2019.   The four-day even


Developing Intellectual Property and branding strategy for Dodo handicrafts

Developing Intellectual Property and branding strategy for Dodo handicrafts
Date:May 22, 2019|Domain:Business & Industry

GIS - 22 May, 2019: A one-day workshop on the development of an Intellectual Property (IP) and a branding strategy for Dodo handicrafts opened this morning, in presence of the Minister of Business, Enterprise and Cooperatives, Mr Soomilduth Bholah,


2nd AFIAAR meeting: Building investors confidence in African region

2nd AFIAAR meeting: Building investors confidence in African region
Date:May 21, 2019|Domain:Economy & Finance--Business & Industry

GIS - 21 May, 2019: The 2nd meeting of the African Forum of Independent Accounting and Auditing Regulators (AFIAAR), aiming at building confidence in capital markets and providing confidence to investors in the quality of financial reporting in the


National Strategy for the leather sector presented to key stakeholders

National Strategy for the leather sector presented to key stakeholders
Date:May 16, 2019|Domain:Business & Industry

GIS - 16 May, 2019: The Mauritius National Leather Value Chain Strategy for 2019-2023, an integral part of the reform for the leather sector, was presented today to key stakeholders in presence of the Minister of Business, Enterprise and Cooperative


SME: Increasing visibility of women entrepreneurs handicrafts

Date:May 16, 2019|Domain:Business & Industry--Gender

GIS - 16 May, 2019: A kiosk to promote the visibility of women entrepreneurs handicrafts, an initiative of the National Women Entrepreneur Council (NWEC), was inaugurated, today, at the Port Louis Waterfront by the Vice-Prime Minister, Minister of L


Pre-Budget 2019-2020 consultations: Meeting with Consumer Associations and other stakeholders

Pre-Budget 2019-2020 consultations: Meeting with Consumer Associations and other stakeholders
Date:May 13, 2019|Domain:Economy & Finance--Business & Industry--Consumer Protection

GIS– 13 May, 2019: The last pre-budget consultative meeting, with representatives of consumer associations and other stakeholders was held, on 10 May 2019, in the Lunch Room of the National Assembly in Port Louis, under the chairmanship of the Prime


Mauritius remains a great place to grow businesses, states Minister Sesungkur

Mauritius remains a great place to grow businesses, states Minister Sesungkur
Date:May 10, 2019|Domain:Business & Industry

​GIS – 10 May 2019: Government is committed, through global initiatives and collaborative partnerships such as the International Fiscal Association (IFA), to address the challenges of a digital economy so that Mauritius remains a great place to


New Industrial Property Bill to be introduced shortly

New Industrial Property Bill to be introduced shortly
Date:May 10, 2019|Domain:Business & Industry

​GIS – 10 May, 2019: Mauritian laws regarding intellectual property rights will be modernised through the introduction, by the end of May, of a new piece of legislation on Industrial Property, that is the new Industrial Property Bill, announced the


Pre-Budget 2019-2020 consultation: Meeting with SMEs and other sectors

Pre-Budget 2019-2020 consultation: Meeting with SMEs and other sectors
Date:May 09, 2019|Domain:Business & Industry--Economy & Finance

GIS - 09 May, 2019: The second pre-budget consultative meeting with the Small and Medium Enterprises (SME) and other sectors was held, yesterday, at the Conference Room, New Treasury Building, in Port Louis under the chairmanship of the Prime Minist