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Navigational chart prepared by INS Sarvekshak handed over to Government

Navigational chart prepared by INS Sarvekshak handed over to Government
Date:January 29, 2018|Domain:International Relations--Fisheries--Business & Industry

GIS – 29 January, 2018: The Commanding Officer of the Indian Naval Ship (INS) Sarvekshak handed over the Navigational Chart ‘Approaches to Grand-Port’ to the Government of Mauritius in the presence of the Minister of Housing and Lands, Mr Purmanund


First fish harvest from floating cages in Grand River South East

First fish harvest from floating cages in Grand River South East
Date:January 24, 2018|Domain:Fisheries

GIS – 24 January, 2018: The first harvest of fish from floating cages was held yesterday at the Fisheries Post of Grand River South East in presence of the Minister of Ocean Economy, Marine Resources, Fishing and Shipping, Mr Premdut Koonjoo. O


Mauritius geared to become a key maritime hub in the Indian Ocean, says PM

Mauritius geared to become a key maritime hub in the Indian Ocean, says PM
Date:January 24, 2018|Domain:Economy & Finance--Fisheries--International Relations

GIS - 24 January, 2018: Government is determined to have world class transportation systems, logistics and facilities for the sustainable growth of Mauritian economy. To this end, it is investing massively for the infrastructural development of the


Prime Minister meets Delegation of Pakistan Navy

Prime Minister meets Delegation of Pakistan Navy
Date:January 11, 2018|Domain:International Relations--Foreign Affairs--Fisheries

GIS - 11 January, 2018: A delegation of the Pakistan Navy Fleet headed by Rear Admiral Muhammad Amjad Kan Niazi met the Prime Minister, Minister of Home Affairs, External Communications and National Development Unit and Minister of Finance and Econo


Fishermen to obtain financial assistance to purchase Canotte

Fishermen to obtain financial assistance to purchase Canotte
Date:January 05, 2018|Domain:Fisheries

GIS - 05 January, 2018: The Ministry of Ocean Economy, Marine Resources, Fisheries and Shipping is implementing a scheme to provide financial assistance to registered fishermen/ Fishermen Cooperative Societies for the purchase of Canotte for off-lag


China donates IT equipment to further develop Mauritius’s ocean economy

China donates IT equipment to further develop Mauritius’s ocean economy
Date:December 21, 2017|Domain:International Relations--ICT--Fisheries

GIS - 21 December, 2017: The People’s Republic of China is extending its support to the Ministry of Ocean Economy, Marine Resources, Fisheries and Shipping by donating new IT equipment for further development of Mauritius’s ocean economy. The equipm


A Marine Spatial Plan is crucial for the development of the ocean economy, says Minister Mentor

A Marine Spatial Plan is crucial for the development of the ocean economy, says Minister Mentor
Date:November 22, 2017|Domain:Fisheries--Environment--Sustainable Development--Economy & Finance

GIS - 22 November, 2017: If exploited sustainably, our seas and oceans have a huge potential to foster social and economic growth and prosperity. If we succeed, we will benefit from healthy oceans and seas that create attractive and sustainable futu


Board of Investment organises workshop on Marine Biotechnology

Board of Investment organises workshop on Marine Biotechnology
Date:November 14, 2017|Domain:Economy & Finance--Fisheries--International Relations

GIS - 14 November, 2017:  A one-day workshop focusing on the concrete actions that can expedite, harness and commercialise the country’s marine resources via strategic partnership, focused capacity building and contract based agreements to reduce re


Ocean Economy: MoU to be signed between Mauritius and Scotland

Ocean Economy: MoU to be signed between Mauritius and Scotland
Date:October 20, 2017|Domain:International Relations--Foreign Affairs--Fisheries

GIS - 20 October, 2017: The Ministry of Ocean Economy, Marine Resources, Fisheries and Shipping will sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Cooperation in Research and Education with the Scottish Association for Marine Science. The main objec


Conference on Marine Spatial Planning to be held in Mauritius

Conference on Marine Spatial Planning to be held in Mauritius
Date:October 18, 2017|Domain:Fisheries--Sustainable Development

GIS - 18 October, 2017: A Conference on Marine Spatial Planning will be held in Mauritius in November 2017. The theme of the Conference is “Implementation of Sustainable Development Goal (SDG 14)”.  The main objectives of the Conferen