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Government of India
Ministry of Micro,Small & Medium Enterprises
15-September-2016 14:40 IST
“With India’s Support The MSME Sector in Mauritius Has a Great Potential for Skill Development and Job Creation”, says Shri Kalraj Mishra


“Relations with Mauritius is high on the agenda of his Government”, says Shri Kalraj Mishra, Union Minister of MSME during the interaction with Mauritius delegation headed by their Finance Minister, Shri Pravind Jugnauth here today.


During the discussion, Shri Mishra said that his ministry will work towards establishing Tool Rooms and Technology Centers to help skill people in specific sectors. He also said that his Ministry will do all the possible assistance by  way of Technological Assisstance to develop MSME sectors in Mauritius.



Shri Kalraj Mishra, Union Minister of MSME, Government of India discussing possible areas of bilateral cooperation with Shri Pravind Jugnauth, Minister of Finance, Government of Mauritius


Senior officers from MSME Ministry discussed a range of issues of bilateral cooperation with the Mauritius delegation. During the interaction, Shri Pravind Jugnauth said “We seek India’s assistance to develop handloom and handicraft sectors in Mauritius”, highlighting other possible areas of bilateral cooperation like Development of Handloom, Handicraft, Tourism, Aquaculture, etc.


Shri Kalraj Mishra directed the ministry officials to make actionable points based on this interaction and work towards taking this bilateral cooperation to fruition.