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China–Africa Civil Aviation Academy poised to boost national and regional aviation sector, says PM

China–Africa Civil Aviation Academy poised to boost national and regional aviation sector, says PM
Date:October 17, 2017|Domain:International Relations--Tourism --Education & Training

GIS - 17 October, 2017: The setting up of a China–Africa Civil Aviation Academy in Mauritius will address the present shortfall in training capacity in Africa as well as in the region. It will also cater for high skilled personnel which in turn will


All measures taken to prevent transmission of plague, reassures Health Minister

All measures taken to prevent transmission of plague, reassures Health Minister
Date:October 12, 2017|Domain:Health--Tourism

​GIS - 12 October 2017: All precautionary and control measures are being taken at the airport and the port. Surveillance is also being reinforced at all levels in a bid to prevent transmission of pneumonic plague which is currently affecting Madagas


Objectives of the Mauritius Cinema Week met, Minister Bodha says

Date:October 11, 2017|Domain:Arts & Culture--Tourism

GIS–  11 October, 2017: The Mauritius Cinema Week gave the opportunity to local artists who are either interested, amateurs or professionals in cinematography to learn from the renowned international artists. This four-day event has also symbolised


Iranian Ambassador calls on Prime Minister

Iranian Ambassador calls on Prime Minister
Date:October 03, 2017|Domain:Foreign Affairs--International Relations--Tourism --Business & Industry

GIS– 03 October 2017: The Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Islamic Republic of Iran to Mauritius, Mr Mohammad Moniri Nik, paid a courtesy call on the Prime Minister, Minister of Home Affairs, External Communications and National D


Pan African Parliament delegation calls on Acting Prime Minister

Pan African Parliament delegation calls on Acting Prime Minister
Date:September 20, 2017|Domain:Foreign Affairs--Tourism --International Relations--Business & Industry

GIS – 20 September 2017: A delegation from the Pan African Parliament (PAP), which is the legislative organ of the Africa Union, paid a courtesy call on the Acting Prime Minister and Minister of Energy and Public Utilities, Mr Ivan Collendavelloo, y


SAUDIA’s Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner lands at SSR International Airport

SAUDIA’s Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner lands at SSR International Airport
Date:September 15, 2017|Domain:Tourism

GIS – 15 September, 2017: The new Saudi Arabian Airlines (SAUDIA) flight between the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the Republic of Mauritius landed yesterday at the Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport. SAUDIA’s Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner carr


Director General of Saudi Arabian Airlines calls on the Prime Minister

Director General of Saudi Arabian Airlines calls on the Prime Minister
Date:September 15, 2017|Domain:International Relations--Tourism

GIS - 15 September, 2017: Following the first flight of Saudi Arabian Airlines (Saudia) to Mauritius, the Director General of Saudi Arabian Airlines, Mr. Saleh bin Nasser Al-Jasser, paid a courtesy call on the Prime Minister, Mr. Pravind Jugnauth, t


Mauritius and Portugal sign a Bilateral Air Services Agreement

Mauritius and Portugal sign a Bilateral Air Services Agreement
Date:September 14, 2017|Domain:International Relations--Foreign Affairs--Tourism

GIS - 14 September, 2017: Mauritius signed this afternoon a Bilateral Air Services Agreement (BASA) with Portugal at the Treasury Building in Port Louis. The signatories were Ambassador Maria Amelia Maio de Paiva from the Portuguese side and Mr N. K


Fireball 2017 Exercise tests preparedness in emergency situation

Fireball 2017 Exercise tests preparedness in emergency situation
Date:September 07, 2017|Domain:Business & Industry--Public Infrastructure--Tourism --Law and Order

GIS – 07 September 2017: Fireball 2017, an air crash simulation exercise mobilising more than 20 key emergency response agencies and institutions and involving over 200 participants, was carried out yesterday at Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam Internation


Aviation Minister of Ghana explores possibility of joint venture with Air Mauritius

Aviation Minister of Ghana explores possibility of joint venture with Air Mauritius
Date:August 30, 2017|Domain:International Relations--Economy & Finance--Business & Industry--Tourism

GIS - 30 August, 2017: The Minister for Aviation from Ghana, Mrs Cecilia Abena Dapaah, paid a courtesy call on the Prime Minister, Minister of Home Affairs, External Communications and National Development Unit, Minister of Finance and Economic Deve