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Bilateral cooperation: Mauritius and France sign three declarations of intent

Bilateral cooperation: Mauritius and France sign three declarations of intent
Date:February 20, 2020|Domain:International Relations--Education & Training--Fisheries--Economy & Finance

​GIS - 20 February, 2020: Three declarations of intent relating to the creation and organisation of the network of French studies in Mauritius, the new landing airstrip in Rodrigues, and the ocean economy were signed, this afternoon, at the Treasury


Fishing port and breakwater structures to be constructed at Fort-William and Caudan

Fishing port and breakwater structures to be constructed at Fort-William and Caudan
Date:February 14, 2020|Domain:Fisheries

GIS - 14 February, 2020:  A fishing port and breakwater structures will be constructed at Fort-William and Caudan by the Mauritius Ports Authority (MPA) with a view of improving fishing operations in the harbour and rationalising the parking of idle


Blue Economy: Sustainability of marine resources as a key component

Blue Economy: Sustainability of marine resources as a key component
Date:February 06, 2020|Domain:Fisheries

GIS - 06 February, 2020: Within the objective of converting the Blue Economy into a robust pillar of the country, the sustainability of our marine resources is a key component. Hence the need to act in a responsible and responsive manner for the ben


Hapag Lloyd sets up its Quality Service Centre in Mauritius

Hapag Lloyd sets up its Quality Service Centre in Mauritius
Date:January 07, 2020|Domain:Fisheries

GIS– 07 January, 2020: Hapag Lloyd, a leading global liner shipping company, has officially launched its Quality Service Centre in Mauritius, today, during a ceremony held in its office at HSBC Centre, in Ebène.  The Minister of Blue Economy, Marine


Successful completion of Hydrographic Survey by INS Darshak

Successful completion of Hydrographic Survey by INS Darshak
Date:December 23, 2019|Domain:Fisheries

GIS - 23 December, 2019: The preliminary data of the southern part of Mauritius, following the successful completion of a Hydrographic Survey by the Indian Naval Ship (INS) Darshak, was handed over to the Minister of Housing and Land Use Planning, M


Fishermen Welfare Fund: 168 Scholarships Awarded to Children

Fishermen Welfare Fund: 168 Scholarships Awarded to Children
Date:December 13, 2019|Domain:Education & Training--Fisheries

GIS – 13 December, 2019: The Fishermen Welfare Fund has awarded, yesterday, 168 educational scholarships to children of fishermen for the promotion of education within the community of Mauritius and Rodrigues. The scholarship award ceremony, organis


Campaign to encourage citizens to be environmentally conscious

Campaign to encourage citizens to be environmentally conscious
Date:December 05, 2019|Domain:Environment--Fisheries--ICT

​ GIS – 05 December 2019: A Pre-Festive Clean up campaign to encourage Mauritians, during this festive season, to act as responsible and environmentally conscious citizens was launched, this morning, at Belle Mare public beach. The launching was fol


Hydrographic Cooperation: INS Darshak on survey mission in Mauritius

Hydrographic Cooperation: INS Darshak on survey mission in Mauritius
Date:November 25, 2019|Domain:International Relations--Fisheries

GIS - 25 November, 2019: Indian Naval Ship (INS) Darshak arrived in Mauritius this morning to carry out, for a period of one month, multi-disciplinary surveys under the Memorandum of Understanding on Hydrographic Cooperation between the Government o


World Fisheries Day 2019 focuses on ensuring social sustainability

World Fisheries Day 2019 focuses on ensuring social sustainability
Date:November 22, 2019|Domain:Fisheries

GIS - 22 November, 2019: World Fisheries Day 2019, with a focus on ensuring social sustainability throughout the long and complex value chains of the fisheries and aquaculture sector, was observed, yesterday, by the Ministry of Blue Economy, Marine


World Maritime Day 2019: Workshop focuses on empowering women in the maritime sector

World Maritime Day 2019: Workshop focuses on empowering women in the maritime sector
Date:September 26, 2019|Domain:Fisheries

GIS – 26 September, 2019: The importance of empowering women in the maritime sector was highlighted today by the Minister of Ocean Economy, Marine Resources, Fisheries and Shipping, Mr Premdut Koonjoo, at the closing ceremony of a half-day workshop