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Finance Bill 2020 to ensure the economic recovery of Mauritius, says Dr Padayachy

Finance Bill 2020 to ensure the economic recovery of Mauritius, says Dr Padayachy
Date:8/5/2020 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Economy & Finance

GIS – 05 August 2020: The Finance (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill 2020, which amends some 70 pieces of legislation so as to implement the measures set out in Budget 2020-2021, will put the economy of Mauritius back on track for recovery.  The Minist


Enquiries by Ministry of Fisheries and the Police to determine exact circumstances to MV Wakashio being grounded at Pointe D’Esny

Date:8/4/2020 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Fisheries

​GIS – 04 August 2020:A police enquiry has been initiated into this case to look into details such as negligence of the shipping staff, oversight in passage planning, poor judgement in closing the coast and other aspects. Furthermore, in line with t


NPF will honor its obligations towards its beneficiaries, states Minister Daureeawoo

Date:8/4/2020 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Social Security

GIS – 04 August 2020:With the introduction of the Contribution Sociale Généralisée in September 2020, the National Pension Fund (NPF) will continue to operate and will honor its obligations towards its beneficiaries. All those who have so far contri


Eastern High Security Prison: Actions initiated to ensure effectiveness of CCTV system

Date:8/4/2020 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Law and Order

​GIS – 04 August 2020: In view of the prevailing situation concerning the Closed-Circuit Television (CCTV) system at the Eastern High Security Prison, in Melrose, actions have been initiated to look into legal avenues so as to deal with the contract


Technopark at Baladirou: Construction works expected to start by mid October 2020

Date:8/4/2020 12:00:00 AM|Domain:ICT

​GIS – 04 August 2020: The construction works for the Technopark Project at Baladirou, in Rodrigues, which will comprise of a state-of-the-art building with four levels of an area of 5 200 square metres with leasable space of about 2 975 square metr


Grounding of MV Wakashio at Pointe D’Esny: salvage team and first tug, PSV Standford Hawk, in Mauritius

Grounding of MV Wakashio at Pointe D’Esny: salvage team and first tug, PSV Standford Hawk, in Mauritius
Date:8/3/2020 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Fisheries

​GIS – 03 August 2020:The salvage team and the first tug, PSV Stanford Hawk, are currently in Mauritius since July 30 for the salvage exercise of the Wakashio Ship of the Okiyo Maritime Corporation / Nagashiki Shipping Co. Ltd, that has been grounde


MoU signed for greater synergy between MCCF and AMB

MoU signed for greater synergy between MCCF and AMB
Date:8/3/2020 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Agriculture and Food Security

​GIS – 03 August 2020: A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), pertaining to the supply of commodities by the Agricultural Marketing Board (AMB) to the retail outlets of the Mauritius Consumers’ Co-operative Federation Ltd (MCCF), was signed, this morn


China donates another batch of medical equipment to Mauritius

China donates another batch of medical equipment to Mauritius
Date:7/31/2020 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Health

​GIS – 31 July 2020:An Agreement for the reception of a donation of medical equipment from the People’s Republic of China to Mauritius was signed, today, by the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the People’s Republic of China to the Re


Need for exports to restart for a sustained economic recovery, insists PM Jugnauth

Need for exports to restart for a sustained economic recovery, insists PM Jugnauth
Date:7/30/2020 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Economy & Finance

​GIS  – 30 July 2020 : The exports of our goods must restart for a sustained economic recovery, said the Prime Minister, Mr Pravind Kumar Jugnauth, yesterday, during a site visit at the textile factory, Denim de L’Ile Ltd (DDI), in Rivière du Rempar


Climate change: Review of Nationally determined contributions of Mauritius

Climate change: Review of Nationally determined contributions of Mauritius
Date:7/30/2020 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Environment

​GIS – 30 July 2020: The launch of the review process of the Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) of Mauritius will be effected soon through videoconference and will bring together all stakeholders and different segments of the society to prom