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Minister Boolell Underlines Key Global Issues at UN General Assembly

Minister Boolell Underlines Key Global Issues at UN General Assembly
Date:October 03, 2012|Domain:Foreign Affairs

​ GIS - October 3, 2012: Key global issues and overriding priorities as well as challenges facing developed and developing countries were the focus of the statement made by the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Regional Integration and International Tra


Mauritius and India Relations- Foreign Affairs Minister on visit to India

Mauritius and India Relations- Foreign Affairs Minister on visit to India
Date:July 06, 2012|Domain:Foreign Affairs

GIS - July 06, 2012: The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Regional Integration and International Trade, Dr. Arvin Boolell, is on an official visit to India from 04 to 07 July 2012.   Dr Boolell is having discussions with the Indian authorities on the


India-Mauritius DTAA- India Agrees for Early Renegotiation of the Treaty

India-Mauritius DTAA- India Agrees for Early Renegotiation of the Treaty
Date:July 03, 2012|Domain:Economy & Finance--Foreign Affairs--International Relations

GIS - July 03, 2012: The Indian authorities have agreed for an early renegotiation of the India-Mauritius Double Taxation Avoidance Agreement (DTAA) and consequently the Joint Working Group (JWG) will meet on 23 and 24 August 2012 in Mauritius.  


Kenya-Mauritius: Second Joint Trade Committee Meeting opens

Kenya-Mauritius: Second Joint Trade Committee Meeting opens
Date:June 28, 2012|Domain:Business & Industry--Foreign Affairs

​ GIS - June 28, 2012: The Second Kenya-Mauritius Joint Trade Committee Meeting opened this morning in Port Louis.   Some forty participants are attending the two-day meeting.  The Kenyan delegation is led by M. Simon Chacha Nyangi, Secretary, M


Regional Cooperation- IORARC Special Fund receives USD $ 1 million

Regional Cooperation- IORARC Special Fund receives USD $ 1 million
Date:June 28, 2012|Domain:Foreign Affairs--International Relations

​ GIS - June 28, 2012: A cheque of USD $ 1 million was handed over by the Government of India to the IOR-ARC on 26 June 2012 at the IOR-ARC Secretariat premises in Ebène.   India had announced a contribution of USD $1 million to the IOR-ARC Speci


Minister Aimée Favours Adequate Legislations on Movement of Hazardous Chemicals and Wastes

Minister Aimée Favours Adequate Legislations on Movement of Hazardous Chemicals and Wastes
Date:June 19, 2012|Domain:Agriculture and Food Security--Environment--Foreign Affairs

GIS - June 19, 2012: The Minister of Local Government and Outer Islands, Mr Hervé Aimée, launched a regional training workshop on the Trans-Boundary Movement of Hazardous Chemicals and Wastes yesterday at the InterContinental Hotel, Balaclava.   T


EU and Mauritius - Minister Boolell chairs meeting with ambassadors

EU and Mauritius - Minister Boolell chairs meeting with ambassadors
Date:June 07, 2012|Domain:Foreign Affairs--International Relations--Economy & Finance

​ GIS - June 07, 2012: A meeting with European Union (EU) ambassadors accredited to Mauritius focusing on several important bilateral and cooperation issues was held today in Port Louis under the chairmanship of the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Reg


COMESA-EAC-SADC: 4th Meeting Tripartite Committee of Senior Officials opens

COMESA-EAC-SADC: 4th Meeting Tripartite Committee of Senior Officials opens
Date:June 05, 2012|Domain:Foreign Affairs--Economy & Finance

  GIS - June 05, 2012: The 4th Meeting of the COMESA-EAC-SADC Tripartite Committee of Senior Officials opened this morning at Grand Bay International Conference Centre.   The two-day Meeting follows the 3rd Meeting of the COMESA-EAC-SADC Triparti


Prime Minister Ramgoolam to Meet his British Counterpart in London to Discuss Chagos Issue

Prime Minister Ramgoolam to Meet his British Counterpart in London to Discuss Chagos Issue
Date:June 04, 2012|Domain:International Relations--Foreign Affairs

​GIS - June 04, 2012: The Prime Minister, Dr Navinchandra Ramgoolam, GCSK, FRCP left Mauritius yesterday for the United Kingdom on an official mission. He will have a tête à tête with the British Prime Minister, Mr David Cameron, at 10 Downing Stree


Mauritius-Somalia: Agreement on the transfer of sentenced pirates signed

Mauritius-Somalia: Agreement on the transfer of sentenced pirates signed
Date:May 28, 2012|Domain:Foreign Affairs--International Relations

GIS - May 28, 2012: An Agreement on the transfer of sentenced pirates from Mauritius to Somalia was signed on 25 May 2012 in Port Louis by the Mauritian Government and the Somali authorities.  The Agreement is in line with Government’s effort to cou