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IAEA: Mauritius to sign Country Programme Framework for 2020-2025

IAEA: Mauritius to sign Country Programme Framework for 2020-2025
Date:December 26, 2019|Domain:Foreign Affairs

​GIS – 26 December 2019: Mauritius will sign the fourth Country Programme Framework (CPF) 2020-2025 with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA).  The CPF for Mauritius has been developed by the Ministry of Energy and Public Utilities, in con


President’s 2019 Christmas Message to the Nation

President’s 2019 Christmas Message to the Nation
Date:December 26, 2019|Domain:Civil Service

​GIS – 26 December 2019: In his Christmas message to the Nation, yesterday, the President of the Republic of Mauritius, Mr Prithvirajsing Roopun, appealed for each and everyone to join hands and work together to consolidate unity at all levels, from


Action Area Plan for the Buffer Zone of the Aapravasi Ghat World Heritage Property approved

Action Area Plan for the Buffer Zone of the Aapravasi Ghat World Heritage Property approved
Date:December 24, 2019|Domain:Public Infrastructure--Arts & Culture

GIS– 24 December, 2019: The Action Area Plan for the Buffer Zone of the Aapravasi Ghat World Heritage Property, prepared by the Ministry of Housing and Land Use Planning in consultation with relevant stakeholders, has been approved.   The Action


SPV to be set up for Intercontinental Slavery Museum project

SPV to be set up for Intercontinental Slavery Museum project
Date:December 24, 2019|Domain:Public Infrastructure

GIS - 24 December, 2019: Construction works for the Intercontinental Slavery Museum at the Ex-Labourdonnais Military Hospital, near Aapravasi Ghat, in Port Louis is expected to start soon. In the context of the implementation of both Phase I and Pha


Trainees receive certificate in cooperative entrepreneurship

Date:December 23, 2019|Domain:Business & Industry

GIS – 23 December, 2019: An award ceremony was organised for some 400 trainees who received their certificates in cooperative entrepreneurship, on 19 December 2019, at the Farmers Service Centre in Rivière du Rempart. The trainees benefitted from co


Waste Water Regulations 2019 effective as from 01 January 2020

Waste Water Regulations 2019 effective as from 01 January 2020
Date:December 23, 2019|Domain:Judiciary--Environment--Public Infrastructure--Business & Industry

GIS - 23 December, 2019: The Waste Water (Licence for Discharge of Industrial Effluent into a Waste Water System) Regulations 2019 will replace, as from 1st January 2020, the Waste Water (Standards for Discharge of Industrial Effluent into a Waste W


Metro Express Limited launches Free Passenger Service

Metro Express Limited launches Free Passenger Service
Date:December 23, 2019|Domain:Public Infrastructure

GIS - 23 December, 2019: The Metro Express officially launched its free passenger service, yesterday morning at the Rose Hill Station. The free service, between Rose Hill and Port Louis, will be available to the public till Sunday 05 January 2020 fr


Successful completion of Hydrographic Survey by INS Darshak

Successful completion of Hydrographic Survey by INS Darshak
Date:December 23, 2019|Domain:Fisheries

GIS - 23 December, 2019: The preliminary data of the southern part of Mauritius, following the successful completion of a Hydrographic Survey by the Indian Naval Ship (INS) Darshak, was handed over to the Minister of Housing and Land Use Planning, M


MRA’s Taxpayer Satisfaction Survey draw rewards three winners

MRA’s Taxpayer Satisfaction Survey draw rewards three winners
Date:December 20, 2019|Domain:Economy & Finance

GIS – 20 December, 2019: The Taxpayer Satisfaction Survey (TSS) draw of the Mauritius Revenue Authority (MRA) rewarded, on Tuesday 17 December 2019, three winners who received cheques amounting Rs 25 000, Rs 15 000 and Rs 10 000 each during a Prize


Youth and Sports Minister highlights key achievements for 2019

Youth and Sports Minister highlights key achievements for 2019
Date:December 19, 2019|Domain:Youth & Sports

GIS - 19 December, 2019: The key achievements in the youth and sports sectors for year 2018 were at the fore of a press conference, today, at the seat of the Ministry in Port Louis.  The Minister of Youth Empowerment, Sports and Recreation, Mr Steph