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Hapag Lloyd sets up its Quality Service Centre in Mauritius

Hapag Lloyd sets up its Quality Service Centre in Mauritius
Date:January 07, 2020|Domain:Fisheries

GIS– 07 January, 2020: Hapag Lloyd, a leading global liner shipping company, has officially launched its Quality Service Centre in Mauritius, today, during a ceremony held in its office at HSBC Centre, in Ebène.  The Minister of Blue Economy, Marine


Successful completion of Hydrographic Survey by INS Darshak

Successful completion of Hydrographic Survey by INS Darshak
Date:December 23, 2019|Domain:Fisheries

GIS - 23 December, 2019: The preliminary data of the southern part of Mauritius, following the successful completion of a Hydrographic Survey by the Indian Naval Ship (INS) Darshak, was handed over to the Minister of Housing and Land Use Planning, M


Fishermen Welfare Fund: 168 Scholarships Awarded to Children

Fishermen Welfare Fund: 168 Scholarships Awarded to Children
Date:December 13, 2019|Domain:Education & Training--Fisheries

GIS – 13 December, 2019: The Fishermen Welfare Fund has awarded, yesterday, 168 educational scholarships to children of fishermen for the promotion of education within the community of Mauritius and Rodrigues. The scholarship award ceremony, organis


Campaign to encourage citizens to be environmentally conscious

Campaign to encourage citizens to be environmentally conscious
Date:December 05, 2019|Domain:Environment--Fisheries--ICT

​ GIS – 05 December 2019: A Pre-Festive Clean up campaign to encourage Mauritians, during this festive season, to act as responsible and environmentally conscious citizens was launched, this morning, at Belle Mare public beach. The launching was fol


Hydrographic Cooperation: INS Darshak on survey mission in Mauritius

Hydrographic Cooperation: INS Darshak on survey mission in Mauritius
Date:November 25, 2019|Domain:International Relations--Fisheries

GIS - 25 November, 2019: Indian Naval Ship (INS) Darshak arrived in Mauritius this morning to carry out, for a period of one month, multi-disciplinary surveys under the Memorandum of Understanding on Hydrographic Cooperation between the Government o


World Fisheries Day 2019 focuses on ensuring social sustainability

World Fisheries Day 2019 focuses on ensuring social sustainability
Date:November 22, 2019|Domain:Fisheries

GIS - 22 November, 2019: World Fisheries Day 2019, with a focus on ensuring social sustainability throughout the long and complex value chains of the fisheries and aquaculture sector, was observed, yesterday, by the Ministry of Blue Economy, Marine


World Maritime Day 2019: Workshop focuses on empowering women in the maritime sector

World Maritime Day 2019: Workshop focuses on empowering women in the maritime sector
Date:September 26, 2019|Domain:Fisheries

GIS – 26 September, 2019: The importance of empowering women in the maritime sector was highlighted today by the Minister of Ocean Economy, Marine Resources, Fisheries and Shipping, Mr Premdut Koonjoo, at the closing ceremony of a half-day workshop


Launching of national workshop on BioFouling Management and Invasive Aquatic Species

Launching of national workshop on BioFouling Management and Invasive Aquatic Species
Date:August 22, 2019|Domain:Fisheries

GIS - 22 August, 2019: A two-day workshop on BioFouling Management and Invasive Aquatic Species, organised by the Ministry of Ocean Economy, Marine Resources, Fisheries and Shipping in collaboration with the International Maritime Organisation (IMO)


Fishing cooperatives benefit from Financial Grant Scheme for purchase of semi-industrial vessel

Fishing cooperatives benefit from Financial Grant Scheme for purchase of semi-industrial vessel
Date:August 22, 2019|Domain:Business & Industry--Fisheries

GIS - 22 August, 2019: The Yéyé Offshore Fishing Cooperative Society Ltd has acquired a semi-industrial vessel under the Financial Grant Scheme of a maximum sum of Rs 4 million as announced in Budget 2019-2020. The inauguration of the vessel was h


International Day of the Seafarer 2019: Promoting gender equality in the maritime community

International Day of the Seafarer 2019: Promoting gender equality in the maritime community
Date:July 05, 2019|Domain:Fisheries--Gender

​GIS - 05 July, 2019: The empowerment of women in seafarers’ jobs and the promotion of gender equality in the maritime community were highlighted by the Minister of Ocean Economy, Marine Resources, Fisheries and Shipping, Mr Premdut Koonjoo, during