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Electoral Reform: Prime Minister has fruitful working session with the Leader of Opposition

Electoral Reform: Prime Minister has fruitful working session with the Leader of Opposition
Date:April 18, 2014

​GIS - 18 April, 2014: In the context of the consultations on the White Paper on electoral reform, the Prime Minister, Dr Navinchandra Ramgoolam, GCSK, FRCP, had a working session yesterday evening at Clarisse House, Vacoas, with the leader of the O


IMF Forecasts: Mauritius to Register Growth Rate of 3.7% in 2014

IMF Forecasts: Mauritius to Register Growth Rate of 3.7% in 2014
Date:April 18, 2014|Domain:Economy & Finance

GIS - 18 April, 2014: Mauritius is expected to register a growth rate of 3.7% in 2014 and 4% in 2015 and 2016 respectively, says the International Monetary Fund in its latest World Economic Outlook released last week.   According to the IMF, a po


UNAIDS Executive Director Meets Prime Minister in Port Louis

UNAIDS Executive Director Meets Prime Minister in Port Louis
Date:April 18, 2014|Domain:Health

GIS - 18 April, 2014: “I am sure that Mauritius will be among the first countries to reach zero new case of transmission, zero discrimination and zero death linked with HIV/AIDS. The zero transmission from infected mothers to new born clearly shows


International Conference Focuses on Science, Technology, Gender and Sustainable Development

International Conference Focuses on Science, Technology, Gender and Sustainable Development
Date:April 17, 2014|Domain:Education & Training

GIS – 17 April 2014: Challenges and Opportunities 2025: Legacy for Future Generations is the theme of the International conference on Science, Technology, Gender and Sustainable Development, which kicked off this morning at the Mahatma Gandhi Instit


ICT-BPO: Rodrigues ICT Road Show launched in Ebène

ICT-BPO: Rodrigues ICT Road Show launched in Ebène
Date:April 17, 2014|Domain:ICT

GIS – April 17, 2014:  An ICT Road Show, aiming at presenting to potential Mauritian investors the short and long-term investment benefits in the ICT-BPO sector of Rodrigues, was launched this morning at Ebène Cyber-city.   The event was launched


Government is creating the enabling environment to encourage cross border investments, says Minister Boolell

Government is creating the enabling environment to encourage cross border investments, says Minister Boolell
Date:April 16, 2014|Domain:Foreign Affairs

​GIS – April 16, 2014:   Government is doing its best to create the enabling environment to encourage investments as well as cross border investments and Mauritius has comparative advantages which other countries do not have, the Minister of Foreign


Prime Minister Hands over Cheques to Victims and Relatives of Accidents

Prime Minister Hands over Cheques to Victims and Relatives of Accidents
Date:April 16, 2014|Domain:Social Security

​GIS - 16 April, 2014: The Prime Minister, Dr Navinchandra Ramgoolam, GCSK, FRCP, at a solemn ceremony held at the Treasury Building  in Port Louis this afternoon, handed over cheques, as a sign of humanitarian support to thirteen victims of acciden


Mauritius Cited as Example in Modernising Revenue Administrations

Mauritius Cited as Example in Modernising Revenue Administrations
Date:April 15, 2014|Domain:Economy & Finance

GIS - 15 April, 2014: Mauritius is cited as an example in terms of modernising the role of boards in revenue administrations during a three-day workshop on Board Governance in Revenue Authorities which opened yesterday at the Intercontinental Hotel,


UNAIDS Executive Director to Visit Mauritius from 17 to 21 April

UNAIDS Executive Director to Visit Mauritius from 17 to 21 April
Date:April 14, 2014|Domain:Health

​GIS - 14 April, 2014: The Executive Director of UNAIDS and Under Secretary General of the United Nations, Dr Michel Sidibé, will be on an official visit to Mauritius from 17 to 21 April 2014.  He will be accompanied by a delegation comprising Dr Pi


ICT Expo 2014 in Bel Air on 19 and 20 April

ICT Expo 2014 in Bel Air on 19 and 20 April
Date:April 14, 2014|Domain:ICT

GIS – 14 April, 2014:           The 6th Edition of ICT Expo, a regional event which aims at creating more awareness on emerging technologies and bringing ICT closer to citizens, will be held on 19 and 20 April 2014 at the Bel Air Social Welfare Cent