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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.


Regulations to be promulgated under Merchant Shipping Act

Regulations to be promulgated under Merchant Shipping Act
Date:August 01, 2018|Domain:Fisheries

GIS - 01 August, 2018: The Ministry of Ocean Economy, Marine Resources, Fisheries and Shipping will promulgate three Regulations under the Merchant Shipping Act.   Firstly, the Merchant Shipping (Maritime Training Provider) Regulations will provi


Workshop focuses on restitution of second octopus fisheries closure in Mauritius

Workshop focuses on restitution of second octopus fisheries closure in Mauritius
Date:July 20, 2018|Domain:Fisheries

GIS - 20 July, 2018: A restitution workshop on the second octopus fisheries closure in Mauritius was held yesterday at the Veranda Pointe aux Biches Hotel in Pointe aux Piments in the presence of the Minister of Ocean Economy, Marine Resources, Fish


World Hydrography Day 2018: Open day on board CGS Barracuda

World Hydrography Day 2018: Open day on board CGS Barracuda
Date:July 02, 2018|Domain:Fisheries--Environment

GIS– 02 July, 2018: An open day on board the National Coast Guard Ship Barracuda coupled with an exhibition of hydrographic assets, nautical products and recent works undertaken by the Hydrographic Unit of the Ministry Housing and Lands was held tod


CGS Guardian arrives in Mauritius after a six-month refurbishment in India

CGS Guardian arrives in Mauritius after a six-month refurbishment in India
Date:June 22, 2018|Domain:Fisheries--Law and Order

GIS  - 22 June, 2018: The Indian Navy has completed the refit of the National Coast Guard (NCG) vessel CGS Guardian. The vessel arrived in Mauritius from India after a six-month long Service Life Extension Refit (SLER). The SLER is a very detailed o


Budget 2018-2019: Maximising opportunities from Ocean Economy

Budget 2018-2019: Maximising opportunities from Ocean Economy
Date:June 19, 2018|Domain:Economy & Finance--Fisheries

GIS – 19 June 2018: Budget 2018-2019 lays emphasis on the ocean economy of Mauritius as the next avenue for the import substitution strategy and for export growth in the medium and long-term. To fully tap the economic possibilities of the ocean, an


Mauritius and South Africa sign MoU on Fisheries

Mauritius and South Africa sign MoU on Fisheries
Date:June 13, 2018|Domain:Fisheries

GIS – 13 June 2018: The Ministry of Ocean Economy, Marine Resources, Fisheries and Shipping and the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries of the Republic of South Africa signed yesterday a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in the field o


Mauritius to sign MoU with South Africa in fisheries sector

Mauritius to sign MoU with South Africa in fisheries sector
Date:June 11, 2018|Domain:Fisheries

​GIS - 11 June, 2018: The Ministry of Ocean Economy, Marine Resources, Fisheries and Shipping will sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries of the Republic of South Africa, in the field of f


Regulations are being finalised to ban disposal of plastic at sea, says Minister Koonjoo

Regulations are being finalised to ban disposal of plastic at sea, says Minister Koonjoo
Date:June 08, 2018|Domain:Environment--Fisheries

GIS – 08 June 2018: The Ministry of Ocean Economy, Marine Resources, Fisheries and Shipping is finalising the Regulations which will be promulgated to give legal force to Annex V of the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from S


Norwegian Research Vessel calls at Port Louis harbour after 30-day mission at sea

Norwegian Research Vessel calls at Port Louis harbour after 30-day mission at sea
Date:June 04, 2018|Domain:Fisheries

GIS - 04 June, 2018: The Norwegian oceanographic research vessel, Dr Fridtjof Nansen, arrived on 2 June 2018 at the Port Louis harbour after a 30-day mission in the Mauritius-Seychelles Joint Management Area. In this context, a ceremony was organise