Eyeing greater economic cooperation with India, Mauritius today offered transfer of biofarming technology to the country alongwith enhanced cooperation in the healthcare sector.
Possible areas of cooperation were identified at the first joint committee meeting between India and Mauritius for the cooperation in MSME sector. The areas are in line with the pact signed between the two countries on December 13, 2015.
The two sides also agreed to formulate an action plan in the area of coir, khadi and handicraft sectors. "Government of Mauritius has exclusively offered to India for transfer of biofarming technology and also exchange of cooperation in the health sector," the MSME Ministry said.
"The issues discussed for cooperation were in the areas of capacity building through training of trainers, surveys on potential areas, managerial and technical skills, marketing, exhibitions & trade fairs exchange of business missions, setting up of business incubators, easy access to finance, clusters initiative, etc.," he added.