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Trainees receive certificate in cooperative entrepreneurship

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


Development Bank of Mauritius opens new branch in Rose Belle

Development Bank of Mauritius opens new branch in Rose Belle
Date:December 18, 2019|Domain:Economy & Finance--Business & Industry

GIS – 18 December, 2019: A new branch of the Development Bank of Mauritius (DBM) as well as its new logo were launched today in Rose Belle.  The Minister of Finance, Economic Planning and Development, Dr Renganaden Padayachy, the Chairman of the DBM


Sports economy: Sportstech Incubator to scale up the businesses of start-ups

Sports economy: Sportstech Incubator to scale up the businesses of start-ups
Date:December 11, 2019|Domain:Economy & Finance--Business & Industry

GIS – 11 December, 2019: The Government of Mauritius is aiming at positioning Mauritius as a regional sports centre by developing the country into a vibrant and growing sports economy that would have spillover effects on the services sector. It i


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