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Budget 2017-2018 Highlights: Measures towards developing industries and protecting consumers

Budget 2017-2018 Highlights: Measures towards developing industries and protecting consumers
Date:June 15, 2017|Domain:Economy & Finance--Consumer Protection

​GIS - 15 June, 2017: Industries have contributed significantly to economic growth, and further actions will be geared towards advancing the industries to new frontiers, diversifying their bases and modernising the sector, the Prime minister, Minist


Industry: Removal of Items Under the List of Controlled Goods at Export

Industry: Removal of Items Under the List of Controlled Goods at Export
Date:July 07, 2016|Domain:Consumer Protection

GIS - 07 July 2016: The Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Consumer Protection has embarked on the Single Window System which is an electronic platform based on international standards put up for the submission of applications, the processing and ap


Consumer protection and legal metrology: MoU to be signed with India

Consumer protection and legal metrology: MoU to be signed with India
Date:June 13, 2016|Domain:Consumer Protection--International Relations--Business & Industry

GIS - 13 June, 2016: The Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Consumer Protection will sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in the field of consumer protection and legal metrology with the Government of the Republic of India. The MoU provides, a


Government announces reduction in selling prices of live goat and sheep

Government announces reduction in selling prices of live goat and sheep
Date:November 30, 2015|Domain:Consumer Protection

GIS - 30 November, 2015: From 7 December 2015 to 20 January 2016, consumers will pay Rs 185 and Rs 200 per kilo for live goat and sheep respectively, compared to Rs 300 per kilo for the same period last year, and to Rs 300 per pound, which is the pr


Budget 2015-2019: Consumer Protection high on the agenda

Budget 2015-2019: Consumer Protection high on the agenda
Date:April 03, 2015|Domain:Consumer Protection

​GIS - 3 Avril 2015: Government is laying much emphasis on the protection of consumers in the quest to address the issue with regards to Mauritians becoming more and more  a nation of consumers and much less a nation of producers of goods and servic


FSC Mauritius launches Consumer Education Website

FSC Mauritius launches Consumer Education Website
Date:November 25, 2014|Domain:Consumer Protection

​GIS – 25 November 2014: The Financial Services Commission, Mauritius (FSC) launched its Consumer Education Website yesterday at the  FSC House in Ebène. This is a new initiative under its Consumer Education and Financial Literacy Programme.   The


World Metrology Day: Minister Sayed-Hossen announces the Possible setting up of a National Metrology Institute

World Metrology Day: Minister Sayed-Hossen announces the Possible setting up of a National Metrology Institute
Date:May 20, 2013|Domain:Consumer Protection--Business & Industry

GIS – 20 May 2013: The Minister of Industry, Commerce and Consumer Protection, Mr. Cader Sayed-Hossen, today launched a workshop at the Mauritius Standards Bureau (MSB), Moka on the occasion of the celebrations of the World Metrology Day. The theme


Consultative Workshop on Energy Efficiency and Conservation in Industries

Consultative Workshop on Energy Efficiency and Conservation in Industries
Date:March 20, 2013|Domain:Business & Industry--Consumer Protection--Public Utilities

GIS – 20 March 2013: The Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Consumer Protection, in collaboration with the Ministry of Energy and Public Utilities and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), organised a consultative workshop yesterday at La


Workshop on New Consumer Protection Bill Starts World Consumer Rights Day’s Celebrations

Workshop on New Consumer Protection Bill Starts World Consumer Rights Day’s Celebrations
Date:March 18, 2013|Domain:Business & Industry--Consumer Protection

GIS – 18 March, 2013: The Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Consumer Protection, organised a workshop on the proposed Consumer Protection Bill 2013 on Friday 15 March 2013, at La Canelle, Domaine Les Pailles. The holding of this seminar marks the b


Fruitful Mission in India for Minister Sayed-Hossen

Fruitful Mission in India for Minister Sayed-Hossen
Date:February 26, 2013|Domain:Consumer Protection--Business & Industry

GIS – 26 Feb, 2013: The Minister of Industry, Commerce and Consumer Protection, Mr. Cader Sayed-Hossen, led a Mauritian delegation to India from 14 to 18 February 2013, in the context of the ongoing expansion of the Mangalore Refinery and Petrochemi