Mauritius and the Kingdom of Swaziland Sign a Bilateral Air Services Agreement

[Government of Mauritius] Mauritius signed a Memorandum of Understanding and initialled a Bilateral Air Services Agreement (BASA) with the Kingdom of Swaziland on 19 April 2017 at the Prime Minister’s Office in Port Louis. The signatories for the Mauri…

[Government of Mauritius] Mauritius signed a Memorandum of Understanding and initialled a Bilateral Air Services Agreement (BASA) with the Kingdom of Swaziland on 19 April 2017 at the Prime Minister's Office in Port Louis. The signatories for the Mauritian side was the Solicitor-General, Mr D. K. Dabee, and for the Swazi side the Director General of Swaziland Civil Aviation Authority, Mr Solomon Dube.

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Educational Reforms Emphasises On Holistic Development, Says Minister Dookun-Luchoomun

[Government of Mauritius] The fulfilment of the vision encapsulated in the SDG 2030 rests on the ability of education and training systems to ensure the employability of all people. The success also depends upon facilitating the creativity of every cit…

[Government of Mauritius] The fulfilment of the vision encapsulated in the SDG 2030 rests on the ability of education and training systems to ensure the employability of all people. The success also depends upon facilitating the creativity of every citizen. This is why the current reforms in education lay emphasis on holistic development.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Launching of National Art Exhibition

[Government of Mauritius] The National Art Exhibition was launched on 19 April 2017 by the Minister of Arts and Culture, Mr Prithvirajsing Roopun, at the Nelson Mandela Centre, at La Tour Koenig.

[Government of Mauritius] The National Art Exhibition was launched on 19 April 2017 by the Minister of Arts and Culture, Mr Prithvirajsing Roopun, at the Nelson Mandela Centre, at La Tour Koenig.

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China-Mauritius to Explore New Strategic Partnership

[Government of Mauritius] The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Regional Integration and International Trade had working session yesterday with a high-level delegation from the Chinese government in a view to engage China in the Mauritius Africa Strategy, s…

[Government of Mauritius] The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Regional Integration and International Trade had working session yesterday with a high-level delegation from the Chinese government in a view to engage China in the Mauritius Africa Strategy, so as to explore new avenues of cooperation.

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One-Month Workshop On Road Safety Audit

[Government of Mauritius] A one-month workshop on Road Safety Audit along Classified Roads, with the objective of training engineers and technical staff of Traffic Management and Road Safety Unit (TMRSU) and Road Development Authority (RDA) on road saf…

[Government of Mauritius] A one-month workshop on Road Safety Audit along Classified Roads, with the objective of training engineers and technical staff of Traffic Management and Road Safety Unit (TMRSU) and Road Development Authority (RDA) on road safety audits, kicked off this morning in Port Louis. The workshop is being organised by TMRSU in collaboration with Sweroad, a consultancy firm from Sweden.

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Buyers Sellers Meetings to Be Held in Czech Republic and Denmark

[Government of Mauritius] Enterprise Mauritius is leading from 24 to 28 April 2017 a delegation of 11 companies from the Agro and Textile and Apparel sectors to the Czech Republic and Denmark for Buyers Sellers Meetings (BSM)/ Contact Promotion Program…

[Government of Mauritius] Enterprise Mauritius is leading from 24 to 28 April 2017 a delegation of 11 companies from the Agro and Textile and Apparel sectors to the Czech Republic and Denmark for Buyers Sellers Meetings (BSM)/ Contact Promotion Programme (CPP).

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Award Ceremony Held for First Mauritius Heritage Short Film Competition

[Government of Mauritius] An award ceremony for the first Mauritius Heritage Short Film Competition was held yesterday at the Rajiv Gandhi Science Centre in Bell Village. The ceremony organised by the National Heritage Fund (NHF) and the Mauritius Film…

[Government of Mauritius] An award ceremony for the first Mauritius Heritage Short Film Competition was held yesterday at the Rajiv Gandhi Science Centre in Bell Village. The ceremony organised by the National Heritage Fund (NHF) and the Mauritius Film Development Corporation (MFDC), lies in the context of activities marking the International Day for Monuments and Sites 2017, normally observed on 18 April.

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National Youth Games 2017 Promotes Sporting Values

[Government of Mauritius] The Finals of the National Youth Games 2017, aiming at promoting sporting values and encouraging the practice of sports among the youth, was launched yesterday at the Pandit Sahadeo Gymnasium, in Vacoas.

[Government of Mauritius] The Finals of the National Youth Games 2017, aiming at promoting sporting values and encouraging the practice of sports among the youth, was launched yesterday at the Pandit Sahadeo Gymnasium, in Vacoas.

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‘The Ocean Is Not a Dumping Ground’

[IPS] Port-Louis -An internationally renowned scientist, Ameenah Gurib-Fakim became Mauritius’s sixth president on June 5, 2015 – and one of the few Muslim women heads of state in the world.

[IPS] Port-Louis -An internationally renowned scientist, Ameenah Gurib-Fakim became Mauritius's sixth president on June 5, 2015 - and one of the few Muslim women heads of state in the world.

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PM – Government Has Zero Tolerance Policy Towards Drug Trafficking and Corruption

[Government of Mauritius] We have adopted a zero tolerance policy with regard to the relentless fight against drugs and drug trafficking which often give rise to corruption, said the Prime Minister, Mr Pravind Kumar Jugnauth, yesterday at the National …

[Government of Mauritius] We have adopted a zero tolerance policy with regard to the relentless fight against drugs and drug trafficking which often give rise to corruption, said the Prime Minister, Mr Pravind Kumar Jugnauth, yesterday at the National Assembly in reply to a Private notice question.

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