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Handing over of Hydrographic charts of Rodrigues Island and Le Morne

Handing over of Hydrographic charts of Rodrigues Island and Le Morne
Date:February 11, 2019|Domain:Fisheries--International Relations

GIS – 11 February, 2019: A new Hydrographic chart of Rodrigues Island and the first one of Le Morne were handed over, on Friday 8 January 2019, to the Minister Mentor, Minister of Defence, Minister for Rodrigues, Sir Anerood Jugnauth, by the High Co


Mauritius-EU: Third Concertation Meeting on tuna supply and fishing activities

Mauritius-EU: Third Concertation Meeting on tuna supply and fishing activities
Date:February 07, 2019|Domain:Fisheries--Foreign Affairs

GIS – 07 February, 2019: The third Concertation Meeting between the European Union (EU) Fishing Industry and the Indian Ocean Tuna Processing Industry and, with focus on the tuna and fishing industry, opened this morning at the Intercontinental Reso


Regional Centre of Excellence for capacity building in fisheries and aquaculture to be established in Mauritius

Regional Centre of Excellence for capacity building in fisheries and aquaculture to be established in Mauritius
Date:February 06, 2019|Domain:Business & Industry--Fisheries

GIS - 06 February, 2019: Mauritius will sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development with the main objective of establishing a Regional Centre of Excellence in the country. The Regional Centre


Merchant Shipping (Prevention of Pollution by Oil and Noxious Liquid Substances in Bulk) Regulations effective on 1st February 2019

Merchant Shipping (Prevention of Pollution by Oil and Noxious Liquid Substances in Bulk) Regulations effective on 1st February 2019
Date:January 15, 2019|Domain:Fisheries

GIS - 15 January, 2019: The Minister of Ocean Economy, Marine Resources, Fisheries and Shipping will promulgate the Merchant Shipping (Prevention of Pollution by Oil and Noxious Liquid Substances in Bulk) Regulations under the Merchant Shipping Act


Geospatial technology a tool for sustainable development of ocean economy, says Minister Koonjoo

Geospatial technology a tool for sustainable development of ocean economy, says Minister Koonjoo
Date:January 14, 2019|Domain:Fisheries

GIS - 14 January, 2018: Scientists are conferred the huge responsibility and mission of ensuring that the planet is kept clean and healthy for the coming generation.  The world is relying on them to help give the planet new orientations to save itse


Government is resolute to provide support to fishermen’s cooperatives, says Minister Bholah

Government is resolute to provide support to fishermen’s cooperatives, says Minister Bholah
Date:January 09, 2019|Domain:Business & Industry--Fisheries

GIS - 09 January, 2019: Government is putting in place several measures to facilitate the lives of fishermen and will continue to extend various facilities and support to the fishermen’s cooperatives as they represent a valuable contributor to the c


Fishermen Registration Cards presented to 34 fishermen

Fishermen Registration Cards presented to 34 fishermen
Date:December 24, 2018|Domain:Fisheries

GIS – 24 December, 2018: A total of 34 fishermen received their Fishermen Registration Cards during a ceremony held on Friday 21 December 2018 at the Mauritius Maritime Training Academy in Pointe aux Sables. The Minister of Ocean Economy, Marine


Indian Naval Ship “Sarvekshak” to carry out Joint hydrographic and oceanographic surveys for Mauritius

Indian Naval Ship “Sarvekshak” to carry out Joint hydrographic and oceanographic surveys for Mauritius
Date:December 12, 2018|Domain:Fisheries

​GIS- 12 December, 2018: The Indian Naval Ship “Sarvekshak”, a modern survey vessel with the state-of-the-art Hydrographic and Oceanographic survey equipment suite, arrived in Mauritius yesterday at the Port Louis Harbour. On this occasion, the Mini


Education is a key tool to empower children, says Minister Koonjoo

Education is a key tool to empower children, says Minister Koonjoo
Date:November 23, 2018|Domain:Education & Training--Fisheries

GIS – 23 November 2018: The importance of education as a key tool to empower children and enable them to achieve success in life was highlighted, yesterday, by the Minister of Ocean Economy, Marine Resources, Fisheries and Shipping, Mr Premdut Koonj


World Fisheries Day 2018: Valorising fishermen’s profession

World Fisheries Day 2018: Valorising fishermen’s profession
Date:November 21, 2018|Domain:Fisheries

GIS – 21 November 2018: A conference focusing on the theme Évolution de la pêche artisanale dans l’océan indien: contraintes, perspective et stratégies, organised in the context of World Fisheries Day 2018, opened this morning at the Trevessa House,