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Southern Africa Inter-Governmental Committee of Experts meeting discusses opportunities of blue economy

Southern Africa Inter-Governmental Committee of Experts meeting discusses opportunities of blue economy
Date:September 19, 2018|Domain:Foreign Affairs--International Relations--Fisheries

GIS – 19 September 2018: The 24th Session of the Inter-Governmental Committee of Experts (ICE) of Southern Africa Meeting at Senior Officials level focusing on the theme Blue Economy, Inclusive Industrialisation and Economic Development in Southern


Local entrepreneurs offered training in Ornamental Fish Farming

Local entrepreneurs offered training in Ornamental Fish Farming
Date:September 17, 2018|Domain:Education & Training--Fisheries--International Relations

GIS – 17 September 2018: A working session on Ornamental Fish Farming in Mauritius was held this morning between the Minister of Business, Enterprise and Cooperatives, Mr Soomilduth Bholah and technical expert, Dr Chih-Yang Huang, from the Departmen


Southern Africa Intergovernmental Committee of Experts meet in Mauritius

Southern Africa Intergovernmental Committee of Experts meet in Mauritius
Date:September 17, 2018|Domain:International Relations--Economy & Finance--Fisheries

GIS – 17 September 2018: Mauritius will host, from 18 to 21 September 2018 at Le Méridien Hotel in Pointe aux Piments, the 24th session of the Inter-Governmental Committee of Experts (ICE) of Southern Africa Meeting at Senior Officials level. The me


Mauritius to host Regional Workshop on Marine Spatial Planning

Mauritius to host Regional Workshop on Marine Spatial Planning
Date:August 06, 2018|Domain:Fisheries

GIS - 06 August, 2018:  Mauritius will host a Regional Workshop on Marine Spatial Planning in collaboration with the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation, in October 2018.


Regulations to be promulgated under Merchant Shipping Act

Regulations to be promulgated under Merchant Shipping Act
Date:August 01, 2018|Domain:Fisheries

GIS - 01 August, 2018: The Ministry of Ocean Economy, Marine Resources, Fisheries and Shipping will promulgate three Regulations under the Merchant Shipping Act.   Firstly, the Merchant Shipping (Maritime Training Provider) Regulations will provi


Workshop focuses on restitution of second octopus fisheries closure in Mauritius

Workshop focuses on restitution of second octopus fisheries closure in Mauritius
Date:July 20, 2018|Domain:Fisheries

GIS - 20 July, 2018: A restitution workshop on the second octopus fisheries closure in Mauritius was held yesterday at the Veranda Pointe aux Biches Hotel in Pointe aux Piments in the presence of the Minister of Ocean Economy, Marine Resources, Fish


World Hydrography Day 2018: Open day on board CGS Barracuda

World Hydrography Day 2018: Open day on board CGS Barracuda
Date:July 02, 2018|Domain:Fisheries--Environment

GIS– 02 July, 2018: An open day on board the National Coast Guard Ship Barracuda coupled with an exhibition of hydrographic assets, nautical products and recent works undertaken by the Hydrographic Unit of the Ministry Housing and Lands was held tod


CGS Guardian arrives in Mauritius after a six-month refurbishment in India

CGS Guardian arrives in Mauritius after a six-month refurbishment in India
Date:June 22, 2018|Domain:Fisheries--Law and Order

GIS  - 22 June, 2018: The Indian Navy has completed the refit of the National Coast Guard (NCG) vessel CGS Guardian. The vessel arrived in Mauritius from India after a six-month long Service Life Extension Refit (SLER). The SLER is a very detailed o


Budget 2018-2019: Maximising opportunities from Ocean Economy

Budget 2018-2019: Maximising opportunities from Ocean Economy
Date:June 19, 2018|Domain:Economy & Finance--Fisheries

GIS – 19 June 2018: Budget 2018-2019 lays emphasis on the ocean economy of Mauritius as the next avenue for the import substitution strategy and for export growth in the medium and long-term. To fully tap the economic possibilities of the ocean, an


Mauritius and South Africa sign MoU on Fisheries

Mauritius and South Africa sign MoU on Fisheries
Date:June 13, 2018|Domain:Fisheries

GIS – 13 June 2018: The Ministry of Ocean Economy, Marine Resources, Fisheries and Shipping and the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries of the Republic of South Africa signed yesterday a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in the field o