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Federal streamer seized by MRA’s Customs Anti-Narcotics Section

Federal streamer seized by MRA’s Customs Anti-Narcotics Section
Date:April 19, 2019|Domain:Law and Order

GIS – 19 April, 2019: A federal streamer has been seized on Wednesday 17 April, 2019, by the Customs Anti-Narcotics Section (CANS) of the Mauritius Revenue Authority (MRA) from the luggage of a Zimbabwean while he was leaving through the Green Chann


Mauritius’ Financial Services sector is reliable and in conformity to international standards, says Minister Sesungkur

Mauritius’ Financial Services sector is reliable and in conformity to international standards, says Minister Sesungkur
Date:April 19, 2019|Domain:Economy & Finance

GIS - 19 April, 2019: Mauritius meets all the international requirements of the Action Plan on Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS) Action 5 and therefore does not have any harmful practices in its tax regimes, according to the reports of the Org


Winners of Heritage Short Film Competition announced

Winners of Heritage Short Film Competition announced
Date:April 19, 2019

GIS - 19 April, 2019: The winners of the third edition of the Heritage Short Film Competition were announced, yesterday, during an award ceremony held at the Serge Constantin Theatre in Vacoas. The competition organised in the context of the Interna


Mauritian Gold Medalists in Gymnastics honoured for their outstanding performances

Mauritian Gold Medalists in Gymnastics honoured for their outstanding performances
Date:April 19, 2019|Domain:Youth & Sports

GIS – 19 April, 2019: Three young Mauritian Gold Medalists in Gymnastics, aged seven and twelve years, were awarded trophies in recognition of their outstanding performances at the Thailand Moose Games 2019, by the Minister of Youth and Sports, Mr S


Defining sustainable roadmaps for the Textile and Apparel Industry of Mauritius

Defining sustainable roadmaps for the Textile and Apparel Industry of Mauritius
Date:April 19, 2019|Domain:Business & Industry

GIS - 19 April, 2019: The manufacturing, textile and apparel sector has supported the economic upheaval of several families in Mauritius and it is undeniable that the industry is facing several challenges today, both internally and externally.  Maur


Financial services sector is here to stay for a long time and has glorious days ahead, says Minister Sesungkur

Financial services sector is here to stay for a long time and has glorious days ahead, says Minister Sesungkur
Date:April 18, 2019|Domain:Economy & Finance

GIS – 18 April, 2019: Government is leaving no stone unturned to build the country’s brand image. Our performance regionally and globally is a testimony that the Mauritius International Financial Centre has been successful in building its brand and


IOIG 2019: Prime Minister expresses his satisfaction with regards to works achieved at Côte d’Or Sports Complex

IOIG 2019: Prime Minister expresses his satisfaction with regards to works achieved at Côte d’Or Sports Complex
Date:April 18, 2019|Domain:Youth & Sports

GIS - 18 April, 2019: The Prime Minister, Minister of Home Affairs, External Communications and National Development Unit and Minister of Finance and Economic Development, Mr. Pravind Kumar Jugnauth, expressed his satisfaction with regards to the wo


Economic growth, employment, and foreign investment are on a rising trend, affirms Prime Minister Jugnauth

Economic growth, employment, and foreign investment are on a rising trend, affirms Prime Minister Jugnauth
Date:April 18, 2019|Domain:Economy & Finance--Business & Industry--Employment/Labour

GIS - 18 April, 2019: Government has put in place several economic policies in a bid to spur growth, create jobs, improve employability, and attract foreign investors. The rate of unemployment is presently at its lowest since 2001; and the rate of e


The Textile and Apparel Industry called to reinvent itself by adopting technology to improve production methods

The Textile and Apparel Industry called to reinvent itself by adopting technology to improve production methods
Date:April 18, 2019|Domain:Business & Industry

GIS - 18 April, 2019: The manufacturing sector of Mauritius remains the major contributor to GDP, with a share of 12.3% of national income, with both domestic and export-oriented enterprises playing a critical role in generating investment, exports,


President of Africa Finance Corporation pays courtesy call on Prime Minister

President of Africa Finance Corporation pays courtesy call on Prime Minister
Date:April 18, 2019|Domain:Foreign Affairs--International Relations

GIS - 18 April, 2019: The President and Chief Executive Officer of the Africa Finance Corporation (AFC) from Nigeria, Mr Samaila Zubairu paid a courtesy call, this afternoon, on the Prime Minister, Minister of Home Affairs, External Communications a