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Preparatory phase of Indian Ocean Island Games 2019 discussed with Mauritian Prime Minister

Preparatory phase of Indian Ocean Island Games 2019 discussed with Mauritian Prime Minister
Date:December 29, 2017|Domain:Youth & Sports

GIS– 29 December, 2017: The preparatory process leading to the Indian Ocean Island Games (IOIG) 2019 were at the fore of discussions during a meeting held yesterday in Port Louis between the Prime Minister, Minister of Home Affairs, External Communi


Youth and Sports Minister highlights achievements for 2017

Youth and Sports Minister highlights achievements for 2017
Date:December 27, 2017|Domain:Youth & Sports

GIS - 27 December, 2017:  The introduction of the State Recognition Retirement Scheme for which a budget of Rs 5 million was earmarked, is a major milestone for the sports sector.   The Minister of Youth and Sports, Mr Stephan Toussaint, said at a


Young Mauritians should be geared to face challenges, says Youth Minister

Young Mauritians should be geared to face challenges, says Youth Minister
Date:December 21, 2017|Domain:Youth & Sports

GIS – 21 December 2017:    Stakeholders working in the youth sector have a huge responsibility vis-à-vis the young citizens of the Republic of Mauritius.  It is therefore imperative to work together as well as ensure the collaboration of the Civil S


New visual identity for Ministry of Youth and Sports unveiled

New visual identity for Ministry of Youth and Sports unveiled
Date:December 18, 2017|Domain:Youth & Sports

GIS – 18 December 2017: A new visual identity for the Ministry of Youth and Sports was unveiled on 15 December 2017 during an official ceremony at the Citadelle Mall, in Port Louis, in presence of the Minister of Youth and Sports, Mr Stephan Toussai


Duke of Edinburgh’s: President hands over Gold Award badges to young Mauritians

Duke of Edinburgh’s: President hands over Gold Award badges to young Mauritians
Date:November 16, 2017|Domain:Youth & Sports

GIS - 16 November, 2017: The President of the Republic, Dr Ameenah Gurib-Fakim, presented Gold Award badges to young Mauritians yesterday at the State House, Réduit, in the context of the Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award – Mauritius. The cere


Mauritius and China sign exchange note for multi-sports complex at Cote D’Or

Mauritius and China sign exchange note for multi-sports complex at Cote D’Or
Date:November 09, 2017|Domain:International Relations--Public Infrastructure--Youth & Sports

​GIS - 09 November, 2017: Mauritius and China signed an Exchange Note for the Multi-Sports Complex Project at Cote D’Or yesterday at the Labourdonnais Waterfront Hotel, Port Louis in the presence of the Prime Minister, Minister of Home Affairs, Exte


Ministry of Youth and Sports organises National Gaming Competition

Ministry of Youth and Sports organises National Gaming Competition
Date:October 27, 2017|Domain:Youth & Sports

GIS – 27 October, 2017: A series of activities are being organised for youth in the context of ‘Special vacances’ and this year, the first National Gaming Competition will be launched, announced the Minister of Youth and Sports, Mr Stephan Toussaint


IOIG 2019: Preselected athletes gather to build team spirit

IOIG 2019: Preselected athletes gather to build team spirit
Date:October 20, 2017|Domain:Youth & Sports

GIS– 20 October 2017: The first gathering of some 485 preselected athletes for the Indian Ocean Island Games (IOIG) 2019 will set the solid foundations to build and boost team spirit which is primordial for the Games, said the Minister of Youth and


Government pays tribute to retired Athletes for their outstanding performance

Government pays tribute to retired Athletes for their outstanding performance
Date:October 04, 2017|Domain:Youth & Sports

GIS - 04 October, 2017: Mauritian retired athletes who have outshined and honoured Mauritius by winning numerous international competitions received the State Recognition Allowance ranging from Rs 3 000 to Rs 10 000, at a gala night ceremony held ye


Sports for All: Prime Minister highlights unifying influence of Sports

Sports for All: Prime Minister highlights unifying influence of Sports
Date:September 28, 2017|Domain:Youth & Sports

GIS -28 September 2017:  ‘Sports has a unifying factor where solidarity and collaborative spirit come into play.  Sports must become part of our DNA, and, it is crucial to have the appropriate frame of mind when we talk about developing a sports cul