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National Innovation Framework 2018-2030 launched

National Innovation Framework 2018-2030 launched
Date:October 16, 2018|Domain:ICT

GIS – 16 October, 2018: The National Innovation Framework (NIF) 2018-2030, which aims at creating an ecosystem for innovation to facilitate the transition of Mauritius from a middle-income economy to a high-income innovation driven economy, was laun


Mauritius Grand Challenges focused on enhancing quality of life

Mauritius Grand Challenges focused on enhancing quality of life
Date:October 10, 2018|Domain:ICT

GIS – 10 October, 2018: The Grand Challenges initiative for the Republic of Mauritius geared towards contributing to the socioeconomic development of the country was the main theme of a workshop which was held yesterday at Cyber Tower 1 in Ebène Cyb


IT workshop focuses on use of Open Source Software

IT workshop focuses on use of Open Source Software
Date:October 02, 2018|Domain:ICT

GIS – 02 October, 2018: The use of OSS (Open Source Software) is increasing in Mauritius as citizens become more and more dependent on the Internet, on appliances and the cloud.  However, challenges are also increasing and one of them is knowledge o


Mobile Voice Technology to disseminate information in disaster situation

Mobile Voice Technology to disseminate information in disaster situation
Date:September 12, 2018|Domain:ICT

GIS – 12 September, 2018: The findings of the research project entitled ‘A Mass Media Communication System Using Mobile Voice Technology for Information Dissemination during a Disaster situation in Mauritius’ were presented today during a seminar or


SADC workshop focuses on cyber security

SADC workshop focuses on cyber security
Date:September 11, 2018|Domain:ICT

GIS - 11 September, 2018: The Southern African Development Community (SADC) Capacity Building Workshop focusing on cyber security and the SADC Regional Cyber security Drill opened yesterday at the Cyber Tower 1 in Ebène in presence of the Minister o


Availability and Management of Spectrum, key to provision of novel digital services, says Minister Sawmynaden

Date:September 05, 2018|Domain:ICT

​GIS - 05 September, 2018:  Availability of spectrum and its proper management are key in the provision of novel digital services in the realm of wireless communications for sustained progress in a digital era, said the Minister of Technology, Commu


Government committed to create a culture of innovation , says Minister Sawmynaden

Government committed to create a culture of innovation , says Minister Sawmynaden
Date:September 04, 2018|Domain:ICT

GIS – 04 September, 2018: A country can only become better through innovation.  The mission of Government is to create a culture of innovation and thus a Digital Economy Council will be set up to better equip citizens with knowledge and skills they


Mauritius Post launches the RIA Money Transfer facility

Mauritius Post launches the RIA Money Transfer facility
Date:August 31, 2018|Domain:ICT--Economy & Finance

GIS - 31 August, 2018: The Mauritius Post has since 29 August acquired the RIA Money Transfer service facility under its e-commerce strategy and also in line with the modernisation of its infrastructure and computerisation of its services so as to a


Infotech 2018 to showcase emerging technologies and latest innovations in ICT

Infotech 2018 to showcase emerging technologies and latest innovations in ICT
Date:August 30, 2018|Domain:ICT

GIS - 30 August, 2018: The Infotech 2018, providing a platform to showcase emerging avenues in the field of technology and bringing ICT closer to individuals as well as businesses, was officially launched yesterday in presence of the Minister of Tec


Innovation and Technology are drivers for a modern economy, says Prime Minister

Innovation and Technology are drivers for a modern economy, says Prime Minister
Date:August 28, 2018|Domain:ICT

GIS - 28 August, 2018: In an era where the world is being driven by technology it is essential that Mauritius, as a small island State, embrace the use of latest technology and innovation to pave the way forward towards a modern economy.   The Pri