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Octopus fishery reopens after two-months’ ban

Octopus fishery reopens after two-months’ ban
Date:October 17, 2018|Domain:Fisheries

GIS - 17 October, 2018: The re-opening of octopus fishery was held yesterday at the Mahebourg Fish Landing station after a two-month ban from 15 August to 15 October, in the presence of the Minister of Ocean Economy, Marine Resources, fisheries and


Marine Spatial Planning an Excellent Strategy for the Development of Oceanic Resources, says Minister Mentor

Marine Spatial Planning an Excellent Strategy for the Development of Oceanic Resources, says Minister Mentor
Date:October 08, 2018|Domain:Fisheries

GIS - 08 October, 2018: Marine Spatial Planning (MSP) is an excellent strategy to advance the development of oceanic resources and combat climate change issues. Mauritius is promoting key maritime sectors such as port infrastructure, shipping, touri


Disposal of seized and forfeited fishing equipment

Disposal of seized and forfeited fishing equipment
Date:October 04, 2018|Domain:Fisheries

GIS – 04 October, 2018: The Fisheries Protection Service (FPS) proceeded with the annual disposal of seized and forfeited articles related to illegal fishing activities in several regions around the island, yesterday at Mare Chicose Landfill. In thi


Local entrepreneurs benefit from training in Ornamental Fish Farming

Local entrepreneurs benefit from training in Ornamental Fish Farming
Date:October 01, 2018|Domain:Fisheries

GIS - 01 October, 2018: Thirty-seven participants including cooperators and officers of the Albion Fisheries Research Centre received their certificates after completing a one-week training in Ornamental Fish Farming by Dr Chih-Yang Huang, an expert


Grant Scheme for the Purchase of Outboard Engine and Fishing Nets launched

Grant Scheme for the Purchase of Outboard Engine and Fishing Nets launched
Date:September 25, 2018|Domain:Fisheries

GIS - 25 September, 2018: Government has taken note of the launching of the Grant Scheme for the Purchase of Outboard Engine and Fishing Nets by Fishermen Cooperatives.  The objectives of the Grant Scheme are to enable fishermen grouped in cooperati


Prime Minister receives delegation of Senior Government Officials of Southern Africa

Prime Minister receives delegation of Senior Government Officials of Southern Africa
Date:September 21, 2018|Domain:Foreign Affairs--International Relations--Fisheries

GIS – 21 September 2018: A delegation of Senior Government Officials participating in the 24th Session of the Inter-Governmental Committee of Experts (ICE) of Southern Africa under the theme “Blue Economy, Inclusive Industrialisation and Economic De


Southern Africa Inter-Governmental Committee of Experts meeting discusses opportunities of blue economy

Southern Africa Inter-Governmental Committee of Experts meeting discusses opportunities of blue economy
Date:September 19, 2018|Domain:Foreign Affairs--International Relations--Fisheries

GIS – 19 September 2018: The 24th Session of the Inter-Governmental Committee of Experts (ICE) of Southern Africa Meeting at Senior Officials level focusing on the theme Blue Economy, Inclusive Industrialisation and Economic Development in Southern


Local entrepreneurs offered training in Ornamental Fish Farming

Local entrepreneurs offered training in Ornamental Fish Farming
Date:September 17, 2018|Domain:Education & Training--Fisheries--International Relations

GIS – 17 September 2018: A working session on Ornamental Fish Farming in Mauritius was held this morning between the Minister of Business, Enterprise and Cooperatives, Mr Soomilduth Bholah and technical expert, Dr Chih-Yang Huang, from the Departmen


Southern Africa Intergovernmental Committee of Experts meet in Mauritius

Southern Africa Intergovernmental Committee of Experts meet in Mauritius
Date:September 17, 2018|Domain:International Relations--Economy & Finance--Fisheries

GIS – 17 September 2018: Mauritius will host, from 18 to 21 September 2018 at Le Méridien Hotel in Pointe aux Piments, the 24th session of the Inter-Governmental Committee of Experts (ICE) of Southern Africa Meeting at Senior Officials level. The me


Mauritius to host Regional Workshop on Marine Spatial Planning

Mauritius to host Regional Workshop on Marine Spatial Planning
Date:August 06, 2018|Domain:Fisheries

GIS - 06 August, 2018:  Mauritius will host a Regional Workshop on Marine Spatial Planning in collaboration with the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation, in October 2018.