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World Tourism Day 2019: An interactive session for young Mauritians for career prospect

World Tourism Day 2019: An interactive session for young Mauritians for career prospect
Date:September 25, 2019|Domain:Tourism

​GIS - 25 September, 2019: An interactive session, in the context of World Tourism Day 2019, will be organised by the Ministry of Tourism on Friday 27 September 2019, at the Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee Tower in Ebène.  The event will focus on the them


Opening of Pierrefonds Airport Office: Creation of new market opportunities for development

Opening of Pierrefonds Airport Office: Creation of new market opportunities for development
Date:September 25, 2019|Domain:Tourism

​GIS - 25 September, 2019:  The partnership between Air Mauritius and Pierrefonds is very important because new market opportunities for development are being created. It is the beginning of a new era of cooperation that promises. We must seize ever


Thomas Cook: the situation closely monitored by the Ministry of Tourism

Thomas Cook: the situation closely monitored by the Ministry of Tourism
Date:September 23, 2019|Domain:Tourism

GIS – 23 September, 2019: The Ministry of Tourism as well as the Tourism Office are closely monitoring the consequences of the closure of Thomas Cook, as there will inevitably be a negative impact on both tourist arrivals and revenue. It is to be re


Mahebourg Tourist Village project to enhance the city’s assets

Mahebourg Tourist Village project to enhance the city’s assets
Date:September 18, 2019|Domain:Tourism

GIS – 18 September, 2019: A consultation concerning the project ‘Mahebourg Tourist Village’ regrouping different stakeholders and members of the public was held, on 16 September 2019, at the Pointe Canon amphitheatre in Mahebourg in presence of the


Festival International Kreol 2019 to showcase the authenticity of the Creole culture in Mauritius

Festival International Kreol 2019 to showcase the authenticity of the Creole culture in Mauritius
Date:August 21, 2019|Domain:Tourism

GIS - 21 August, 2019: The 14th edition of the Festival International Kreol (FIK) will be held from 8 to 17 November 2019 in Mauritius under the theme 'Kreolite nou Larmonie', announced the Minister of Tourism, Mr Anil Kumarsingh Gayan, during a pre


Sustainable Tourism: Action Plan for Low Carbon and Resource Efficient Accommodation in Mauritius

Sustainable Tourism: Action Plan for Low Carbon and Resource Efficient Accommodation in Mauritius
Date:August 08, 2019|Domain:Tourism

GIS – 08 August, 2019: The Action Plan for Low Carbon and Resource Efficient Accommodation in Mauritius was launched, today, at the Hennessy Park Hotel in Ebène.  The Minister of Tourism, Mr Anil Kumarsingh Gayan, was present.  A capacity-building w


Gradual opening of air access has contributed to consolidation of traditional and new markets, says Minister Gayan

Gradual opening of air access has contributed to consolidation of traditional and new markets, says Minister Gayan
Date:July 31, 2019|Domain:Tourism

GIS - 31 July, 2019: The gradual opening of the sky has resulted in a surge of air seats from 1.8 million in 2014 to 2.4 million in 2018. This has greatly contributed to the consolidation of Mauritius’ traditional markets and the penetration of new


Air Mauritius makes acquisition of Second Airbus A330-900neo ‘Chagos Archipelago’

Air Mauritius makes acquisition of Second Airbus A330-900neo ‘Chagos Archipelago’
Date:June 21, 2019|Domain:Tourism

GIS - 21 June, 2019: The ‘Chagos Archipelago’, the second Airbus A330-900 New Engine Option (neo) landed, this morning, at the Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport in Plaisance. The new aircraft which pays tribute to the struggle of the C


Budget 2019-2020: Enhancing visibility, attractiveness, accessibility and sustainability of Tourism industry

Budget 2019-2020: Enhancing visibility, attractiveness, accessibility and sustainability of Tourism industry
Date:June 14, 2019|Domain:Tourism

​GIS - 14 June, 2019: Budget 2019-2020 is geared towards enhancing visibility, attractiveness, accessibility and sustainability of the tourism industry in Mauritius. Government, with the implementation of strong budgetary measures, is determined to


FinTech, an emerging sector with huge potential for the millennials, says Minister Gayan

FinTech, an emerging sector with huge potential for the millennials, says Minister Gayan
Date:June 03, 2019|Domain:Economy & Finance--Tourism

GIS – 03 June  2019: A workshop on FinTech (financial technology) and Tourism, organised by the Ministry of Tourism in collaboration with the Economic Development Board under the theme: “The interplay between FinTech and Tourism – The New Wave in Af