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First 10 cooperative societies to be set up by youth will benefit of Rs 25,000 as seed capital

First 10 cooperative societies to be set up by youth will benefit of Rs 25,000 as seed capital
Date:August 13, 2019|Domain:Business & Industry--Employment/Labour

​GIS - The first ten cooperative societies set up by youngsters will benefit from a seed capital of Rs 25,000 under the Cooperative Development Fund for their new business ventures, announced the Minister of Business, Enterprise and Cooperatives, Mr


Passing out Parade of Temporary Police Constables

Passing out Parade of Temporary Police Constables
Date:August 01, 2019|Domain:Law and Order--Employment/Labour--Civil Service

​ GIS - 01 August 2019:A Passing out Parade for temporary police constables enlisted in January 2019 was held, this morning, at the Line Barracks in Port Louis. The Prime Minister, Minister of Home Affairs, External Communications and National Devel


Second Generation of the Decent Work Country Programme (2019-2023) finalised

Second Generation of the Decent Work Country Programme (2019-2023) finalised
Date:June 17, 2019|Domain:Employment/Labour

GIS– 17 June, 2019: Mauritius has raised the level of its ambition of seeking a brighter future for its people by elaborating and finalising the Second Generation of the Decent Work Country Programme (2019-2023) with the collaboration of the Interna


Budget 2019-2020: enhancing workers’ rights

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