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Budget 2019-2020: enhancing workers’ rights

Date:June 14, 2019|Domain:Employment/Labour

​GIS - 14 June, 2019: In line with Government’s goals to expand productive capacity, democratise the economy and secure economic inclusion, Budget 2019-2020 lays emphasis on the need to  have an appropriate and fair Industrial Relations System and g


Budget 2019-2020: Innovation, productivity and skills to strengthen economic growth pillars

Budget 2019-2020: Innovation, productivity and skills to strengthen economic growth pillars
Date:June 11, 2019|Domain:Economy & Finance--Business & Industry--Employment/Labour--Education & Training

GIS - 11 June, 2019: One of the major avenues to embrace a brighter future for the nation is to strengthen the pillars of economic growth that comprises the development of Innovation Eco-System, boosting productivity by maximising the skills and tal


Government is determined to reducing unemployment rate

Government is determined to reducing unemployment rate
Date:May 15, 2019|Domain:Employment/Labour

GIS - 15 May, 2019: Government is determined to reducing unemployment rate in Mauritius and facilitate access to gainful employment as well as empowering job seekers with requisite competence and skills on the job market. This statement was made by


Economic growth, employment, and foreign investment are on a rising trend, affirms Prime Minister Jugnauth

Economic growth, employment, and foreign investment are on a rising trend, affirms Prime Minister Jugnauth
Date:April 18, 2019|Domain:Economy & Finance--Business & Industry--Employment/Labour

GIS - 18 April, 2019: Government has put in place several economic policies in a bid to spur growth, create jobs, improve employability, and attract foreign investors. The rate of unemployment is presently at its lowest since 2001; and the rate of e


Pamphlet “Know Your Rights” launched to sensitise migrant workers about their rights

Pamphlet “Know Your Rights” launched to sensitise migrant workers about their rights
Date:March 26, 2019|Domain:Judiciary--Employment/Labour

GIS - 26 March, 2019: A pamphlet entitled “Know Your Rights” aiming to sensitise migrant workers of their rights, was launched on 23 March 2019, at Princes Tuna in Riche Terre, by the Attorney General, Minister of Justice, Human Rights and Instituti


National Empowerment Foundation: 35 newly recruited Case Management Officers receive certificates

National Empowerment Foundation: 35 newly recruited Case Management Officers receive certificates
Date:March 01, 2019|Domain:Employment/Labour--Social Security--Education & Training

GIS - 01 March, 2019: Certificates were awarded yesterday to 35 newly recruited Case Management Officers who completed a four-day induction course, organised by the Ministry of Social Integration and Economic Development and the National Empowerment


More stringent measures to be implemented to stop assault on bus workers

More stringent measures to be implemented to stop assault on bus workers
Date:February 22, 2019|Domain:Employment/Labour--Law and Order

GIS – 22 February 2019: A series of amendments will be brought to existing legislations so as to deter members of the public from assaulting bus workers while using public transport. The amendments have become essential following the security concer


Salary Compensation of Rs 400 granted to all employees along with increase in old age pension

Salary Compensation of Rs 400 granted to all employees along with increase in old age pension
Date:December 06, 2018|Domain:Economy & Finance--Civil Service--Employment/Labour--Social Security

GIS – 06 December 2018: A salary compensation of Rs 400 across the board will be paid to employees of the public and private sectors and the old age pension will be increased from Rs 5,810 to Rs 6,210 as from January 2019, announced today the Prime


Public Sector must keep reaching for new heights, states Prime Minister

Public Sector must keep reaching for new heights, states Prime Minister
Date:November 26, 2018|Domain:Civil Service--Employment/Labour--Health

GIS – 26 November 2018: Public Sector organisations have to fuel the efforts and resources with a sense of mission and purpose that will continue to transcend the bottom line in order to turn simple and ordinary ideas into extraordinary opportunitie


Technical Committee meets to discuss salary compensation

Technical Committee meets to discuss salary compensation
Date:November 22, 2018|Domain:Employment/Labour--Economy & Finance

GIS – 22 November 2018: A Technical Committee met at the seat of the Ministry of Labour, Industrial Relations, Employment and Training this morning to discuss the issue of salary compensation. Chaired by the Minister of Labour, Industrial Relations,