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Youth Rally at the State House marks National Day Celebrations 2019

Youth Rally at the State House marks National Day Celebrations 2019
Date:March 14, 2019|Domain:Arts & Culture--Youth & Sports

GIS – 14 March, 2019: Government has immense hope in the youth who are the future citizens of Mauritius, and it is important to use the elder generation’s experience so as to tread on the way leading towards success, prosperity and peace by being re


Youth urged to adopt new technology in the agricultural sector

Youth urged to adopt new technology in the agricultural sector
Date:March 07, 2019|Domain:Youth & Sports--Agriculture and Food Security

GIS - 07 March, 2019: Youth must be encouraged to adopt new technology and new agricultural methods which will ultimately help increase crop productivity. This, will in turn ensure food and agriculture security for the population in the face of clim


IOIG 2019: STC and MauBank formalise their partnership as Gold and Silver sponsors

IOIG 2019: STC and MauBank formalise their partnership as Gold and Silver sponsors
Date:March 06, 2019|Domain:Youth & Sports

​GIS – 06 March, 2019: The State Trading Corporation (STC) and the MauBank are, as Gold and Silver sponsors respectively, contributing Rs 6 million and Rs 3 million each to the holding of the Indian Ocean Island Games (IOIG) 2019 in Mauritius this J


Youth and Sports: Outstanding performance of local athletes rewarded

Youth and Sports: Outstanding performance of local athletes rewarded
Date:March 01, 2019|Domain:Youth & Sports

GIS – 1st March, 2019: An award ceremony to reward athletes and coaches who won medals in international competitions for the period August to December 2018, was held yesterday at the Ministry of Youth and Sports, in Port Louis.  Cheques amounting a


Sensitisation campaign at Notre Dame College promotes forthcoming IOIG 2019

Sensitisation campaign at Notre Dame College promotes forthcoming IOIG 2019
Date:February 28, 2019|Domain:Youth & Sports

GIS – 28 February, 2019: A sensitisation campaign aiming to promote the forthcoming Indian Ocean Island Games (IOIG) 2019 as well as raise students’ awareness on the multi-sports event, was held today at the Notre Dame College in Curepipe. The Minis


Indian Ocean Island Games 2019: Draw for collective sport matches held

Indian Ocean Island Games 2019: Draw for collective sport matches held
Date:February 21, 2019|Domain:Youth & Sports

​GIS – 21 February 2019: The International Council of the IOIG - ‘Conseil International des Jeux des Iles de l’Océan Indien’ (CIJ), proceeded on 19 February 2019 afternoon, at Voilà Hotel, Bagatelle, with the draw for the collective sports matches f


Second countdown ‘Mobilizasyon Moris 19’ event sets the pace for IOIG 2019

Second countdown ‘Mobilizasyon Moris 19’ event sets the pace for IOIG 2019
Date:February 19, 2019|Domain:Youth & Sports

GIS – 19 February, 2019: Mauritian citizens were mobilised on Saturday 16 February 2019 at Mahebourg Waterfront during ‘Mobilizasyon Moris 19’ (MM19), the second countdown activity in the context of the forthcoming Indian Ocean Islands Games 2019 (I


Government committed to ensure IOIG 2019 are conducted in most favourable conditions

Government committed to ensure IOIG 2019 are conducted in most favourable conditions
Date:February 18, 2019|Domain:Youth & Sports

GIS – 18 February, 2019: The determination of the Mauritian Government to ensure that the 2019 Indian Ocean Islands Games (IOIG) are conducted in the most favourable conditions possible, was the focus of the message of the Minister of Youth and Spor


National Youth Civic Service programme to shape character of young Mauritians

National Youth Civic Service programme to shape character of young Mauritians
Date:February 14, 2019|Domain:Youth & Sports

GIS– 14, February 2019: The National Youth Civic Service (NYCS), a new youth development programme which aims at shaping the character of youngsters aged between 17 to 25 years, was launched last Friday by the Ministry of Youth and Sports in Vacoas.


Sports: Upgrading works for IOIG 2019 on track, states Minister Toussaint

Sports: Upgrading works for IOIG 2019 on track, states Minister Toussaint
Date:February 12, 2019|Domain:Youth & Sports

GIS– 12 February, 2019: Upgrading works, which started in October 2018, for the Indian Ocean Island Games (IOIG) 2019, are on schedule and are expected to be completed by May this year.  The total cost of upgrading works over all IOIG 2019 competiti