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Promoting innovation in cooperative sector

Promoting innovation in cooperative sector
Date:December 06, 2019|Domain:Business & Industry

GIS - 06 December, 2019: A workshop on Infusing innovation in the cooperative sector aiming at promoting innovative skills and know-how, and technological strategies for cooperative societies, was launched, yesterday, by the Minister of Industrial D


Signing of MoU by SME Mauritius and Mauritius Research and Innovation Council

Signing of MoU by SME Mauritius and Mauritius Research and Innovation Council
Date:November 28, 2019|Domain:Business & Industry

GIS - 28 November, 2019: SME Mauritius and the Mauritius Research and Innovation Council (MRIC) signed on 26 November 2019, a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for new avenues of cooperation  in the fields of Research, development and innovation; En


New impetus to Sino-Mauritian collaboration to further consolidate the SME sector

New impetus to Sino-Mauritian collaboration to further consolidate the SME sector
Date:November 27, 2019|Domain:Business & Industry--International Relations

GIS - 27 November, 2019: The Minister of Industrial Development, SMEs and Cooperatives, Mr Soomilduth Bholah, expressed the intent of giving a new impetus to the Sino-Mauritian joint ventures in a bid to further consolidate the sector and bolster ne


Mauritius Standards Bureau to develop National Standardisation Strategy

Mauritius Standards Bureau to develop National Standardisation Strategy
Date:November 25, 2019|Domain:Business & Industry

GIS - 25 November, 2019: The Mauritius Standards Bureau (MSB) is in the process of developing the National Standardization Strategy based on a framework established by International Organization for Standardization (ISO). As a first step, an intensi


Minister Bholah and stakeholders reflect on boosting industrial sector

Minister Bholah and stakeholders reflect on boosting industrial sector
Date:November 22, 2019|Domain:Business & Industry

GIS - 22 November, 2019: The Minister of Industrial Development, SMEs and Cooperatives, Mr Soomilduth Bholah, met stakeholders of the private sector on 20 November 2019 to discuss on the challenges and the way forward of the industrial sector at the


17th ACP-EU Regional Seminar focuses on infrastructures, trade, and blue economy

17th ACP-EU Regional Seminar focuses on infrastructures, trade, and blue economy
Date:November 21, 2019|Domain:Foreign Affairs--Economy & Finance--Business & Industry

GIS– 21 November, 2019: The 17th  Regional  Seminar of ACP-EU Economic and Social Interest Groups kicked off, today, at Sofitel Hotel, Flic en Flac.  The EU Ambassador in Mauritius and Head of the European Union (EU) delegation to Mauritius, Mr Vinc


17th Regional Seminar of ACP-EU Economic and Social Interest Groups

17th Regional Seminar of ACP-EU Economic and Social Interest Groups
Date:November 19, 2019|Domain:Foreign Affairs--Economy & Finance--Business & Industry

GIS– 19 November, 2019: Mauritius will host, on 21 and 22 November 2019, the 17th Regional Seminar of ACP-EU Economic and Social Interest Groups. The event, being held at the Hotel Sofitel, Wolmar, Flic en Flac, is organised by the European Econo


Minister Bholah holds working session with Industrial Development Division

Minister Bholah holds working session with Industrial Development Division
Date:November 14, 2019|Domain:Business & Industry

GIS - 14 November, 2019: The Minister of Industrial Development, SMEs and Cooperatives, Mr Soomilduth Bholah, who has been conferred the said portfolio and taken office after the swearing in ceremony held on 12th November 2019, had a working session


Mauritius ranked 5th for ease of paying taxes

Mauritius ranked 5th for ease of paying taxes
Date:October 25, 2019|Domain:Economy & Finance--Business & Industry

GIS – 25 October, 2019: Mauritius bagged the 5th position in the Ease of Paying Taxes Index of the World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business Report 2020. Mauritius was previously ranked at the 6th position. The Director-General of the Mauritius Revenue A


Mauritius ranks 13th globally in the World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business Report 2020

Mauritius ranks 13th globally in the World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business Report 2020
Date:October 24, 2019|Domain:Business & Industry--Economy & Finance

GIS – 24 October, 2019: Mauritius is ranked 13th out of 190 countries assessed according to the latest edition of the Ease of Doing Business Report which was released, today, by the World Bank.  This represents the best ranking ever for Mauritius si