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MoU signed to reduce street dog population in a humane and sustainable way

MoU signed to reduce street dog population in a humane and sustainable way
Date:February 20, 2018|Domain:Environment--Law and Order

GIS  – 20 February 2018: The Ministry of Agro-Industry and Food Security signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Humane Society International (HSI), this morning at the seat of the Ministry in Port-Louis, to mark the start of a pilot pro


Commonwealth Climate Finance Access Hub Regional Steering Committee Meeting

Commonwealth Climate Finance Access Hub Regional Steering Committee Meeting
Date:February 20, 2018|Domain:International Relations--Foreign Affairs--Environment

GIS  – 20 February 2018: The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Regional Integration and International Trade, Mr Seetanah Lutchmeenaraidoo, inaugurated this morning the second regional Steering Committee of the Commonwealth Climate Finance Access Hub (CFA


Prime Minister’s Cyclone Relief Fund: Mont Choisy Ltd and Air Mauritius donate Rs 1 Million each

Prime Minister’s Cyclone Relief Fund: Mont Choisy Ltd and Air Mauritius donate Rs 1 Million each
Date:January 29, 2018|Domain:Economy & Finance--Environment

GIS- 29 January, 2018: Cheques to the tune of Rs 1 million each were offered to the Prime Minister’s Cyclone Relief Fund by Mont Choisy Ltd and Air Mauritius Ltd in the aftermath of cyclone Berguitta.  The sum donated will help to assist Mauritians


Post Cyclone Berguitta: Several measures taken to address issues in different sectors

Post Cyclone Berguitta: Several measures taken to address issues in different sectors
Date:January 23, 2018|Domain:Environment--Agriculture and Food Security--Public Infrastructure--Public Utilities

GIS - 23 January, 2018: Government has taken stock of the situation in various sectors following the passage of Cyclone Berguitta and the actions taken for the reconstruction and rehabilitation of infrastructure as well as relief provided to refugee


China contributes Rs 1 million to Prime Minister’s Cyclone Relief Fund

China contributes Rs 1 million to Prime Minister’s Cyclone Relief Fund
Date:January 22, 2018|Domain:Economy & Finance--International Relations--Environment

GIS - 22 January, 2018: The People’s Republic of China has donated a cheque of Rs 1 million to the Prime Minister’s Cyclone Relief Fund to help support victims who have been severely affected by the recent cyclone Berguitta. The cheque was handed


Cyclone Berguitta to impact on economy, says Prime Minister

Cyclone Berguitta to impact on economy, says Prime Minister
Date:January 19, 2018|Domain:Economy & Finance--Environment

GIS - 19 January, 2018: The passage of severe tropical cyclone Berguitta will have an impact on the economy and the inflation, said the Prime Minister, Mr Pravind Jugnauth yesterday evening at the New Treasury Building in Port Louis during a press c


Cyclone Berguitta: All Emergency services on alert, says Minister Sinatambou

Cyclone Berguitta: All Emergency services on alert, says Minister Sinatambou
Date:January 16, 2018|Domain:Environment--Law and Order

GIS – 16 January, 2018: All emergency services, including the Mauritius Police Force and the Mauritius Fire and Rescue Service, are on high alert after a cyclone warning Class 1 came into force in Mauritius at 16 00 hrs on Monday 15 January 2018 as


Heavy rainfall: Agro-Industry Ministry provides assistance to affected planters

Heavy rainfall: Agro-Industry Ministry provides assistance to affected planters
Date:January 15, 2018|Domain:Agriculture and Food Security--Environment

GIS - 15 January, 2018: The Ministry of Agro-Industry and Food Security is providing support and assistance to planters to relaunch their activities following the recent prolonged heavy rainfall that has caused much damage to crops and resulting in


228 families obtain financial assistance for casting of roof slabs

228 families obtain financial assistance for casting of roof slabs
Date:January 12, 2018|Domain:Environment--Social Security

GIS – 12 January, 2018: Cheques totalling Rs 13.1 million were handed over to 228 families for casting of roof slabs under the Grant for Casting of Roof Slab of the National Housing Development Co Ltd (NHDC). The cheque donation ceremony was held ye


Extended Continental Shelf: Signature of agreement for geotechnical study

Extended Continental Shelf: Signature of agreement for geotechnical study
Date:January 11, 2018|Domain:Environment--International Relations

  GIS - 11 January, 2018: An agreement was signed this morning at the Treasury Building in Port Louis between the Mauritius-Seychelles Joint Commission on the Extended Continental Shelf and Spectrum ASA in view of conducting a geotechnical study in