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Sustainability and digitalisation, key elements for a green tourism industry, says PM

Sustainability and digitalisation, key elements for a green tourism industry, says PM
Date:May 23, 2018|Domain:Tourism

GIS - 23 May, 2018: Mauritius is set to harness the potentials of the tourism industry by promoting competitiveness through sustainability and digitalisation. In addition to digitising the sector, Government envisions to integrate change and innovat


Mauritius hosts SIDS Global Business Network Partnership Forum

Mauritius hosts SIDS Global Business Network Partnership Forum
Date:May 22, 2018|Domain:Tourism

GIS – 22 May, 2018: The Global Business Network Private Sector Partnership Forum 2018 of the Small Island Developing States (SIDS-GBN), which is a platform to enable the members to explore and develop partnership opportunities and exchange know-how


Mauritius to host International Conference on Digitalisation and Sustainable Tourism

Mauritius to host International Conference on Digitalisation and Sustainable Tourism
Date:May 21, 2018|Domain:Tourism

GIS - 21 May, 2018: Mauritius will host an international Conference focusing on the challenges and opportunities of digitalisation for the global tourism industry on 23 and 24 May 2018 at Le Meridien Hotel in Pointe aux Piments. The opening ceremony


Mauritius Tourism Authority awarded EUR 1.2 Million under Switch Africa Green Programme

Mauritius Tourism Authority awarded EUR 1.2 Million under Switch Africa Green Programme
Date:May 11, 2018|Domain:Environment--Sustainable Development--Tourism --International Relations

GIS – 11 May, 2018: The phase 2 of the Switch Africa Green Programme, was launched yesterday at the seat of the Ministry of Environment and Sustainable Development in Port-Louis. In this context, a grant amounting to nearly EUR 1.2 Million was award


Tourism: Presentation of survey findings on skills needs

Tourism: Presentation of survey findings on skills needs
Date:April 26, 2018|Domain:Tourism

GIS – 26 April, 2018: The Human Resource Development Council (HRDC) presented survey findings on skills needs in the tourism and hospitality sector during a validation session held yesterday at NG Tower, Ebène. The Chairperson, Mr Luc Gunness Balnoc


French Delegation meets Prime Minister to discuss projects related to airport

French Delegation meets Prime Minister to discuss projects related to airport
Date:April 11, 2018|Domain:Tourism --Public Infrastructure--International Relations

GIS  - 11 April, 2018: The French Ambassador to Mauritius, Mr Emmanuel Cohet, accompanied by a delegation of representatives of Groupe ADP, formerly Aéroports de Paris, met the Prime Minister, Minister of Home Affairs, External Communications and Na


Mauritius signs Bilateral Air Services Agreements with several countries

Mauritius signs Bilateral Air Services Agreements with several countries
Date:December 28, 2017|Domain:International Relations--Tourism

​GIS – 28 December, 2017:  The Mauritius delegation at the International Conference on Air Services Negotiations Event (ICAN) 2017, had air services negotiations with six countries, namely Chile, Ghana, Morocco, Namibia, Russian Federation and Lao P


Mauritius and Madagascar strengthen collaboration to boost cruise ship passengers in Vanilla Islands

Mauritius and Madagascar strengthen collaboration to boost cruise ship passengers in Vanilla Islands
Date:December 26, 2017|Domain:Tourism --International Relations

GIS - 26 December, 2017:  Mauritius and Madagascar will concert their efforts in making of the Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands concept an attractive cruise ship destination and boost the number of cruise ship passengers, with the target of attaining on


Tourism is the most globally competitive sector of our economy, says Prime Minister Jugnauth

Tourism is the most globally competitive sector of our economy, says Prime Minister Jugnauth
Date:December 07, 2017|Domain:Tourism

GIS - 07 December, 2017: Tourism has been one of our most dynamic industries in the past four decades, growing quantitatively at a fast pace, improving qualitatively with more diversified and upmarket products and undergoing the necessary structural


Republic of Benin to seek Mauritian expertise in the Tourism Sector

Republic of Benin to seek Mauritian expertise in the Tourism Sector
Date:November 16, 2017|Domain:International Relations--Foreign Affairs--Tourism

GIS - 16 November, 2017: The Ambassador designate of the Republic of Benin, Mr Eric Franck Saizonou, with residence in Pretoria conveyed a keen interest to seek Mauritian expertise in the tourism sector owing to the country’s vast experience in this