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HRDC Launches the Sponsored Pre-Job Training Programme

HRDC Launches the Sponsored Pre-Job Training Programme
Date:July 13, 2012|Domain:Employment/Labour

​ GIS - July 13, 2012: The Human Resource Development Council (HRDC) launched the Sponsored Pre-job Training Programme at a press conference held on 12 July 2012 at NG Tower, Ebène. The Pre-job programme extends job-specific training to unemployed


Promoting the Access of Persons with Disabilities to Employment

Promoting the Access of Persons with Disabilities to Employment
Date:July 06, 2012|Domain:Social Security--Employment/Labour

​ GIS - July 06, 2012: The Training and Employment of Disabled Persons (Amendment) Bill introduced into the National Assembly this week will make better provision for the promotion of the access of persons with disabilities to employment.   Anoth


HRDC Workshop to Focus on Labour Shortage in Financial Services Sector

HRDC Workshop to Focus on Labour Shortage in Financial Services Sector
Date:June 26, 2012|Domain:Employment/Labour--Economy & Finance

​ GIS - June 26, 2012: Professionals and stakeholders from the financial services sector will be called to deliberate on and validate the findings of a survey on Labour shortage in the financial services sector in Mauritius.  In this context, the H


Circular Migration- More Mauritian Workers to take Employment in Canada

Circular Migration- More Mauritian Workers to take Employment in Canada
Date:June 21, 2012|Domain:Employment/Labour

​ GIS - June 21, 2012: A pre-departure briefing session for a first batch of five workers leaving for Canada to work as technicians on a two-year contract in the field of Heavy Duty Mechanics in the regions of Regina and Saskatchewan was held yeste


Mauritius hosts Brainstorm Meeting on Labour Mobility in Africa

Mauritius hosts Brainstorm Meeting on Labour Mobility in Africa
Date:June 11, 2012|Domain:Economy & Finance--Employment/Labour

​ GIS - June 11, 2012: A five-day brainstorm meeting with focus on “Enhancing Intra-African Cooperation on Migration and Development Policy and Practice” with a view to launching an ambitious multi-year initiative to boost labour mobility and skill


Validation Workshop to Address Skilled Labour Shortage in ICT Sector

Validation Workshop to Address Skilled Labour Shortage in ICT Sector
Date:May 22, 2012|Domain:ICT--Civil Service--Employment/Labour

GIS - May 22, 2012:With a view to addressing the shortage of skilled labour in the ICT sector in Mauritius, the Human Resource Development Council (HRDC) will organise a validation workshop on Thursday 24 May 2012 at Cyber Tower 1, Ebène. Input from


Industrial Relations E-tribunal System Operational at ERT on a Full-fledged Basis

Industrial Relations E-tribunal System Operational at ERT on a Full-fledged Basis
Date:May 18, 2012|Domain:Judiciary--Employment/Labour--Civil Service

GIS - May 18, 2012: The e-tribunal system of the Employment Relations Tribunal (ERT) which was implemented on a pilot basis in July 2010 is now operational on a full-fledged basis. The official launching of the system was held yesterday at Newton T


MoU to facilitate the Integration of Mauritian Students in Saskatchewan, Canada

MoU to facilitate the Integration of Mauritian Students in Saskatchewan, Canada
Date:May 18, 2012|Domain:Employment/Labour

GIS - May 18, 2012: A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) that will facilitate the integration of Mauritian students and their families in the Province of Saskatchewan, has been signed with the Association Communautaire Francesquoise and the Universit


Half-day Forum to sensitise Youth on the World of Work

Half-day Forum to sensitise Youth on the World of Work
Date:April 30, 2012|Domain:Employment/Labour

GIS - Apr 30, 2012: A half-day forum on the theme Origin of the Labour Day meant for students and an exhibition projecting the world of work as well as the different services offered by the Ministry of Labour, Industrial Relations and Employment ope


Minister of Labour announces Amendments to legislations to better protect workers

Minister of Labour announces Amendments to legislations to better protect workers
Date:April 23, 2012|Domain:Employment/Labour

GIS - Apr 23, 2012: Amendments to the provisions of the Employment Relations Act and the Employment Rights Act, will be made by the Ministry of Labour, Industrial Relations and Employment with a view to better protect workers, promote collective bar