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Maritime sector: Mauritius to sign Jeddah Amendment

Maritime sector: Mauritius to sign Jeddah Amendment
Date:May 18, 2018|Domain:Fisheries--Law and Order

GIS – 18 May, 2018: Government has agreed to Mauritius signing the Jeddah Amendment to the Djibouti Code of Conduct concerning the “Repression of Piracy and Armed Robbery against Ships, and Illicit Maritime Activity in the Western Indian Ocean and t


Promulgation of the Merchant Shipping Regulations

Promulgation of the Merchant Shipping Regulations
Date:May 17, 2018|Domain:Fisheries--Law and Order

GIS – 17 May, 2018: Government has agreed to the promulgation of the Merchant Shipping (International Safety Management) (ISM Code) Regulations and the Merchant Shipping (Certificate of Competency and Certificate of Proficiency) Regulations under th


Mauritius and New Zealand to reinforce collaboration in various economic spheres

Mauritius and New Zealand to reinforce collaboration in various economic spheres
Date:May 04, 2018|Domain:International Relations--Education & Training--Fisheries--Environment

GIS – 04 May 2018: Mauritius and New Zealand are working towards reinforcing people to people links through the good air connectivity that exists between the two countries in addition to the mutual visa waiver programme facility for both countries h


Mauritius to host First Session of the Joint Commission with Madagascar

Mauritius to host First Session of the Joint Commission with Madagascar
Date:May 02, 2018|Domain:Fisheries--Agriculture and Food Security--International Relations--Health--Education & Training--Public Utilities--Business & Industry

GIS – 02 May 2018: The First Session of the Joint Commission between Mauritius and the Republic of Madagascar will be held in Mauritius from 14 to 16 May 2018 The objectives of the Joint Commission are to consolidate bilateral relations between the


Enhancing Western Indian Ocean’s capacity to combat piracy and transnational organised crimes

Enhancing Western Indian Ocean’s capacity to combat piracy and transnational organised crimes
Date:April 30, 2018|Domain:Fisheries--International Relations--Law and Order--Judiciary

GIS – 30 April 2018: The necessity to improve regional and international cooperation to secure the maritime domain and collectively enhance the Western Indian Ocean region’s capacity to combat piracy and all other transnational organised crimes was


Senior Officials meeting sets scene for Ministerial Conference on Maritime Security

Date:April 27, 2018|Domain:Foreign Affairs--Fisheries

GIS– 27 April, 2018:  The meeting at Senior Officials level of the Indian Ocean Commission (IOC) Ministerial Conference on Maritime Security in the Western Indian Ocean opened yesterday at the Intercontinental Resort in Balaclava.  The Ministerial C


Mauritius and Australia partner to enhance maritime safety and security capability

Mauritius and Australia partner to enhance maritime safety and security capability
Date:April 12, 2018|Domain:Fisheries

GIS - 12 April, 2018: The Search and Rescue Capacity Partnership Programme (SCPP) aiming at strengthening the search and rescue (SAR) capabilities of Mauritius, Sri Lanka and Maldives, will be completed in June 2018. In this context, a closing cerem


It is imperative to meet challenges of climate variability, says Minister Koonjoo

It is imperative to meet challenges of climate variability, says Minister Koonjoo
Date:March 22, 2018|Domain:Environment--Sustainable Development--Fisheries

GIS – 22 March 2018: Climate change is one of the most critical global challenges of our times. There is compelling evidence that small states and Least Developed Countries are suffering from the impacts of climate change in a disproportionate way,


Mauritius hosts 5th meeting of Southern African Regional Cooperation Group on Safety of Navigation and Marine Protection

Mauritius hosts 5th meeting of Southern African Regional Cooperation Group on Safety of Navigation and Marine Protection
Date:February 21, 2018|Domain:Law and Order--International Relations--Education & Training--Fisheries

GIS  – 21 February 2018: The 5th Meeting of the Southern African Regional Cooperation Group on Safety of Navigation and Marine Protection (SAGNEP) opened this morning at Cyber Tower 1 in Ebène in the presence of the Minister of Ocean economy, Marine


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