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Salary Compensation ranging from Rs 150 to Rs 250 granted to employees

Salary Compensation ranging from Rs 150 to Rs 250 granted to employees
Date:December 09, 2015|Domain:Economy & Finance--Employment/Labour

GIS - 09 December, 2015: The quantum of salary compensation for employees of both the public and private sector ranging from an increase of Rs 250 for those earning up to Rs 10 000 per month and Rs 150 for those above, was announced yesterday in Por


Prime Minister addresses Commonwealth Business Forum in Malta

Prime Minister addresses Commonwealth Business Forum in Malta
Date:November 26, 2015|Domain:International Relations--Economy & Finance--Employment/Labour

GIS - 26 November, 2015: Mauritius aims to operate as an intellectual capital hub from which highly skilled and highly qualified professionals can join forces with their counterparts on the African continent to ensure that a sustainable supply of mu


MRC: Innovation and IP at the fore of 7th Inventors’ Open Day

MRC: Innovation and IP at the fore of 7th Inventors’ Open Day
Date:October 30, 2015|Domain:Education & Training--Employment/Labour

GIS – 30 October 2015: The 7th edition of Inventors’ Open Day, aiming to promote awareness on innovation and Intellectual Property (IP) in Mauritius, was held yesterday afternoon at Ebène Heights, in Ebène Cyber-city, under the theme Innovative Foun


AFD allocates 450 000 euros to restructure the Public Employment Service

AFD allocates 450 000 euros to restructure the Public Employment Service
Date:October 16, 2015|Domain:Employment/Labour

GIS - 16 October, 2015: The Agence Française de Developpement (AFD) has allocated 450 000 euros to restructure the Public Employment Service in Mauritius so as to make employment information centres across the island more efficient with a view to be


Fire and Rescue Service: 170 new recruits join the MFRS

Fire and Rescue Service: 170 new recruits join the MFRS
Date:October 01, 2015|Domain:Public Infrastructure--Employment/Labour

GIS – October 1st, 2015: One-hundred and seventy new recruits, among whom eight Rodriguans, have joined the Mauritius Fire and Rescue Service’ (MFRS).  The new batch of recruits also include seven young women.The Recruit Induction Day, was held toda


Ocean economy can create 25,000 jobs and unlock USD 600 million of investments, says Prime Minister

Ocean economy can create 25,000 jobs and unlock USD 600 million of investments, says Prime Minister
Date:September 03, 2015|Domain:Economy & Finance--Employment/Labour--Fisheries

GIS - 03 September, 2015: My vision is to develop the ocean assets of Mauritius into one of the innovative pillars of our economy. A pillar that would unlock investments of approximately 600 million USD dollars and create 25,000 jobs, said the Prime


High Caesarean Sections rate in Mauritius to be investigated

High Caesarean Sections rate in Mauritius to be investigated
Date:August 04, 2015|Domain:Health--Employment/Labour--Gender

GIS - 04 August, 2015: The Ministry of Health and Quality of Life will conduct a study to identify the reasons behind the high Caesarean sections (CS) rate in Mauritius, which stands at 47% of all deliveries.   The announcement was made by the Mi


Mismatch between local employability and imported labour Recommendations submitted

Mismatch between local employability and imported labour Recommendations submitted
Date:July 31, 2015|Domain:Employment/Labour

  ​GIS - 31 July 2015: The High Level Ministerial Committee set up under the Chairmanship of the Acting Prime Minister, Minister of Tourism and External Communications, Mr. Xavier Duval, to address the mismatch between local employability and impor


Minister Koonjoo invites the youth to consider a career in Maritime sector

Minister Koonjoo invites the youth to consider a career in Maritime sector
Date:June 25, 2015|Domain:Employment/Labour--Fisheries--Sustainable Development

​GIS - 25 June 2015: The youngsters, both boys and girls, should seriously consider a career in the maritime sector, both at sea or ashore as Government is clearly determined to make Ocean economy a major pillar of the economy.   The Minister of


Social Entrepreneurship Award: First Edition launched yesterday in Port Louis

Social Entrepreneurship Award: First Edition launched yesterday in Port Louis
Date:May 22, 2015|Domain:Employment/Labour--Sustainable Development--Social Security

GIS – 22 May 2015: The first edition of the Social Entrepreneurship Award organised at the initiative of the Ministry of Social Security, National Solidarity and Reform Institutions, in collaboration with the State Bank of Mauritius (SBM) and the NG