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The protection of the population against Covid-19 at the core of Government’s agenda, says Minister Sawmynaden

​ GIS – 13 July 2020:In the wake of the propagation of the Covid-19 pandemic, the utmost priority of the Government was to ensure the protection of the population, and all Ministries worked in close…

World Population Day: Workshop focuses on National Population Policy 2019-2030

​GIS– 13 July 2020: The National Population Policy (NPP) 2019-2030, an evidence-based document bridging population dynamics, quality of life and sustainable development, is the focus of a one-day dissemination workshop which was inaugurated, this morning,…

Smart Agriculture Project to promote Mauritius’ agro-ecological transition

​ GIS – 13 July 2020:Various agro-ecological farming equipment were remitted to four farmers of the region of La Laura under the ‘Smart Agriculture Project’ during a ceremony held on, Friday 10 July 2020, in…

Horizon Paris 2024 project secures its first sponsors

​ GIS – 10 July 2020: The names of the first three sponsors of the Horizon Paris 2024 Project, were revealed, yesterday, during a signing ceremony held at the Côte d’Or National Sports Complex.  The…

Prime Minister chairs Task Force on Ganesh Chaturthi and the Venkateshwara Pooja

​ GIS – 8 July 2020:The Prime Minister, Minister of Defence, Home Affairs and External Communications, Minister for Rodrigues, Outer Islands and Territorial Integrity, Mr Pravind Kumar Jugnauth, chaired the first meeting of the Task Force…

Minister Gobin launches first potato harvest in Glen Park

​ GIS – 8 July 2020: The first potato harvest in Glen Park was launched, this morning, by the Attorney General, Minister of Agro-Industry and Food Security, Mr Maneesh Gobin, in the presence of potato…

Mauritius an important partner for France, says outgoing French Ambassador

​ GIS – 08 July 2020:  Mauritius is and will remain an important partner for France in the Indian Ocean region, as well as in dealing with issues in the health sector, the fight against…

PM informs that there are 406 Police Officers posted in 13 different units of the Traffic Branch

​GIS – 07 July 2020:The Prime Minister, Mr Pravind Kumar Jugnauth, stated today in the National Assembly that there are 406 Police Officers posted in 13 different units of the Traffic Branch and 194 vehicles attached to…

Investigation still in progress regarding seizure of drugs found in a wheel loader, states PM

GIS – 07 July 2020:There has been exchange of information between the Anti-Drug and Smuggling Unit (ADSU) and foreign authorities concerned with a view to obtaining relevant inputs for the progress of the investigation. As the investigation…

Minister Kavydass Ramano announces construction of five Civic Amenity Centers

​GIS – 7 July 2020:Five Civic Amenity Centers are being constructed at transfer stations situated at La Chaumière, La Laura, Roche Bois , Poudre D’Or and La Brasserie. Five additional centers will be constructed in the…