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May 24, 2019

Cabinet Decisions taken on 24 MAY 2019

​  CABINET DECISIONS – 24 MAY 2019     1.         Cabinet has agreed to the recommendations of the Ministerial Committee to look into measures to develop the fishing industry within the overall concept of the ocean economy in Mauritius.  The various recommendations of the Ministerial Committee to boost the development of the fishing industry as an important pillar of the Mauritian economy and for its harmonious and sustainable development include, among others –   (a)       negotiations with EU to be further pursued with respect to Rules of Origin, supply of fish, monitoring and compliance of quota, Fishing Aggregating Devices and Catch Certificate;   (b)       better monitoring and compliance mechanisms to be put in place from the ...

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Chagos Archipelago: Mauritius’s resounding success in the endorsement of the Resolution by the United Nations
May 23, 2019

Chagos Archipelago: Mauritius ...

​GIS – 23 May, 2019: Mauritius has won the votes of 116 countries to have the Draft Resolution A/73/L84/Rev1 pertaining to the Advisory Opinion of the International Court of Justice (ICJ) on the legal consequences of the separation of the Chagos Archipelago adopted by the United Nations General Assembly.  Six countries, including the United Kingdom, have voted against while 56 have abstained from...

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Chagos Archipelago: Honourable Pravind Kumar Jugnauth, Prime Minister of the Republic of Mauritius address to the United Nations General Assembly
May 23, 2019

Chagos Archipelago: Honourabl ...

Honourable Pravind Kumar Jugnauth, Prime Minister of the Republic of Mauritius, addressed the General Assembly of the United Nations, on 22 May 2019, on Agenda item 88 – Request for an Advisory Opinion of the International Court of Justice (ICJ) on the legal consequences of the separation of the Chagos Archipelago in 1965.   The Draft Resolution was tabled at the UN General Assembly by the Perm...

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New Piton Traffic centre to improve traffic fluidity
May 20, 2019

New Piton Traffic centre to i ...

​GIS - 20 May, 2019: A new traffic centre at Piton, to the tune of approximately Rs 38 million was inaugurated by the Prime Minister, Minister of Home Affairs, External Communications and National Development Unit, Minister of Finance and Economic Development, Mr Pravind Kumar Jugnauth, on Saturday 18 May 2019, during a ceremony organised by the Ministry of Public Infrastructure and Land Transpor...

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Development of air transport a priority for government, says PM
May 17, 2019

Development of air transport ...

GIS - 17 May, 2019: The development of air transport is one of the priority issues for government, hence, major investment will be made in air transport infrastructure and aviation routes development so as to enhance business and tourism promotion through a better synergy and cooperation. The Prime Minister, Minister of Home Affairs, External Communications and National Development Unit, Ministe...

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05
Jan
Start Time:Jan 05, 2017

Oil Storage Terminal project will propel Mauritius into next phase of development, says PM

​ Oil Storage Terminal project will propel Mauritius into next phase of development, says PM The Mer Rouge Oil Storage Terminal (MOST) project will propel Mauritius into the next phase of development and will contribute to transforming the country into a full-fledged maritime hub in the years to come. The Prime Minister, Sir Anerood Jugnauth, made this statement on 27 December 2016 at the laying of foundation stone ceremony of the MOST project in Mer Rouge, Port Louis. He recalled that The MOST project is a testimony of the commitment to implement the Government programme 2015-2019 and the Vision 2030 Economic Mission Statement which aim, amongst others, to transform Port Louis into a lea ...

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12
Dec
Start Time:Dec 12, 2016

Commissioning Ceremony of CGS Victory and 2 Chetak Helicopters

Maritime Surveillance: Mauritius Police Force equipped with new patrol vessel and two Chetak Helicopters As a major step to keep up with the rapid technological advancements in the field of maritime surveillance, a new state-of-the-art ship, CGS Victory, and two Chetak helicopters have been acquired by the Mauritius Police Force/National Coast Guard.  The commissioning ceremony was held on Saturday 10 December 2016 at Quay A in Port Louis in the presence of the Prime Minister, Sir Anerood Jugnauth, and the Defence Minister of India, Mr Manohar Parrikar. In his address, the Prime Minister pointed out that the acquisition of CGS Victory is yet another milestone in the country’s long journey ...

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27
Oct
Start Time:Oct 27, 2016

Courtesy Visit by International Committee of the Red Cross delegation

​Mauritius can serve as role model for other countries for its involvement with regards to the issues of International Humanitarian Law (IHL) vis-à-vis the United Nations as well as in the implementation of the IHL.The Head of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), Ms Perrine Louart, made this statement on 26th October 2016 following a courtesy visit by her delegation on the Prime Minister, Sir Anerood Jugnauth, GCSK, KCMG, QC, at the New Treasury Building in Port Louis.Ms Perrine Louart, expressed satisfaction concerning the discussions on IHL with the Prime Minister during which she underlined that the Government has reiterated its full support to matters related to IHL as w ...

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27
Oct
Start Time:Oct 27, 2016

International Humanitarian Law: Winners of an Essay Competition awarded cash prizes

​ International Humanitarian Law: Winners of an Essay Competition awarded cash prizes A prize giving ceremony to reward winners of an essay competition on International Humanitarian Law (IHL) organised by the Prime Minister’s Office was held yesterday at the Prime Minister’s Office in Port Louis.   Targeting public officers, the competition was launched in August 2016. A total of six entries were received. The essays were assessed by a panel comprising an Associate Professor from the University of Mauritius, the Regional Legal Advisor of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), and a Deputy Permanent Secretary of the Prime Minister’s Office and three best essays were chosen. ...

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27
Oct
Start Time:Oct 27, 2016

Signature Ceremony Deed of Concession-Ferme Marine de Mahebourg Limited

​Ocean economy: Signature of three Deeds of Concession for fish farming In line with Government’s strategy to diversify the fisheries sector and develop a strong ocean economy, three Deeds of Concession for fish farming were signed on 18 October 2016 at the Treasury Building in Port Louis. The grant of concession was awarded to Ferme Marine de Mahebourg Ltd.   The signing ceremony was held in the presence of the Prime Minister, Sir Anerood Jugnauth; the Minister of Ocean Economy, Marine Resources, Fisheries and Outer Islands, Mr Premdut Koonjoo; and representatives of Ferme Marine de Mahebourg Ltd. The signatories were the Secretary to Cabinet and Head of the Civil Service, Mr Nayen Koo ...

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.::​​ Communiqué on ICJ Advisory Opinion
.:: LIST OF MINISTERS – 22 MARCH 2019
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