Date:December 02, 2016|Domain:Arts & Culture
GIS - 02 December, 2016: The Mauritius Bhojpuri Folk Songs, ‘Geet Gawai’, have been inscribed on the UNESCO Representative List of Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity at the 11th session of the Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding o
Date:November 17, 2016|Domain:Tourism --Arts & Culture
GIS – 17 November, 2016: The 11th edition of the Festival International Kreol 2016, an initiative of the Ministry of Tourism and External Communications in collaboration with the Ministry of Arts and Culture, aiming at promoting the authenticity of
Date:November 10, 2016|Domain:Arts & Culture
GIS - 10 November, 2016: The Mauritius Museums Council (MMC) mounted an exhibition in the context of activities to mark the 182nd Anniversary of the arrival of Indentured Labourers in Mauritius. The theme of the exhibition is: An overview on the H
Date:November 03, 2016|Domain:Arts & Culture
GIS – 03 November, 2016: The Prime Minister, Sir Anerood Jugnauth, exhorted the youth to adopt the values transmitted by our ancestors and follow their steps, by living a life with dignity, respect and humility for a better future which will eventua
Date:October 26, 2016|Domain:Arts & Culture
GIS – 26 October 2016: Divali festival which symbolises the festival of light and unity among the different communities will be celebrated at national level on Saturday 29 October 2016 in Vacoas.
In this context a live show will be organised at t
Date:October 25, 2016|Domain:Tourism --Arts & Culture
GIS - 25 October, 2016: The Government has agreed to the recommendations of the Ministerial Committee set up under the Chairmanship of the Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Tourism and External Communications, C.G. Xavier-Luc Duval, GCSK, to ensure
Date:October 24, 2016|Domain:Arts & Culture
GIS - 24 October, 2016: The People’s Republic of China has donated restoration equipment for the preservation of documents at the National Archives Department. The donation of equipment estimated at around Rs 1.5 million has been effected in the con
Date:October 11, 2016|Domain:Arts & Culture
GIS - 11 October, 2016: Government is committed to provide full support for the promotion of Hindi along with other ancestral languages and has left no stone unturned in this endeavor.
The Prime Minister, Sir Anerood Jugnauth, made this statemen
Date:September 12, 2016|Domain:Arts & Culture
GIS – 12 September, 2016: The Prime Minister’s Office will drive the implementation of the National Troupe of Mauritius Project. The project, under the patronage of the Prime Minister, aims at promoting cultural diversity and artistic capacity build
Date:August 09, 2016|Domain:Economy & Finance--Arts & Culture
GIS - 09 August, 2016: The budget 2016-2017 aims to give a new thrust to the creative arts industry and develop new sectors of activity in the fields of arts, culture and entertainment.
In a bid to harness the potential in the film-making industry