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National Employment Bill to be introduced in the National Assembly

National Employment Bill to be introduced in the National Assembly
Date:October 23, 2017|Domain:Employment/Labour

​GIS - 23 October, 2017: Government has given approval to the introduction of the National Employment Bill into the National Assembly.  The object of the Bill is to repeal the Employment and Training Act and enact a more appropriate and modern legis


Stakeholders sensitised on importance of labour statistics in policy decision making

Stakeholders sensitised on importance of labour statistics in policy decision making
Date:August 31, 2017|Domain:Employment/Labour

​GIS - 31 August 2017: The need to improve the interpretation of labour statistics was the main theme addressed during a half-day workshop held yesterday at Le Labourdonnais Waterfront Hotel in Port Louis.   This initiative of Statistics Mauritiu


MoU paves the way for training in nursing and paramedical fields

MoU paves the way for training in nursing and paramedical fields
Date:July 24, 2017|Domain:Education & Training--Health--Employment/Labour

​GIS – 24 July 2017: A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) providing for the training of both Mauritian and international students in Nursing and Paramedical fields was signed on 21 July 2017 in Port Louis between Polytechnics Mauritius Ltd and the Mi


Public-private partnership to assist girls become strong members of society

Public-private partnership to assist girls become strong members of society
Date:July 24, 2017|Domain:Gender--Health--Employment/Labour--Economy & Finance--Sustainable Development

​GIS – 24 July 2017: Some 300 drop-out school girls aged between 13 and 18 will join the ‘Goal’ Programme, a capacity-building intervention which aims at addressing three levels of personal, social and economic empowerment of adolescent girls using


Labour Minister to promulgate new Regulations for Non-Citizens work permits

Labour Minister to promulgate new Regulations for Non-Citizens work permits
Date:June 29, 2017|Domain:Employment/Labour

GIS - 29 June, 2017: The Minister of Labour, Industrial Relations, Employment and Training would promulgate the Non-Citizens (Employment Restriction) (Work Permit) Regulations, and the Non-Citizens Work Permits (Fees) (Amendment) Regulations. The o


Labour Ministry organises activities to mark World Day Against Child Labour

Labour Ministry organises activities to mark World Day Against Child Labour
Date:June 13, 2017|Domain:Employment/Labour

GIS - 13 June, 2017: A road show and a sensitisation campaign addressing the global issue of child labour were held yesterday at Caudan Waterfront in Port-Louis to mark World Day Against Child Labour 2017.   The event, organised by the Ministry of


319 newly enlisted Medical and Health Officers join public service

319 newly enlisted Medical and Health Officers join public service
Date:June 12, 2017|Domain:Health--Education & Training--Employment/Labour

GIS – 12 June 2017: The Ministry of Health and Quality of Life organised today in Ebène an induction course for 319 newly enlisted Medical and Health Officers in view of providing them with clear guidelines on the modus operandi of the Ministry of H


New recruits strengthen Civil service workforce

New recruits strengthen Civil service workforce
Date:June 07, 2017|Domain:Employment/Labour

GIS – 07 June 2017:  A cohort of eighty Management Support Officers and thirty-eight Word Processing Officers has joined the Civil Service on 06 June 2017, with the objective of strengthening the workforce of the Public Service.   In this context


Stakeholders benefit from training on bunkering and shipping

Stakeholders benefit from training on bunkering and shipping
Date:April 25, 2017|Domain:Employment/Labour

​GIS - 25 April, 2017: A five-day training session on bunkering and shipping industry, with emphasis on safety, pollution prevention and security, opened yesterday at Voilà hotel, in Bagatelle.   This initiative of the DDS Knowledge Centre Ltd, i


National Minimum Wage to be introduced in January 2018

National Minimum Wage to be introduced in January 2018
Date:April 13, 2017|Domain:Employment/Labour

GIS - 13 April, 2017: The National Minimum Wage (NMW) proposed by the National Wage Consultative Council (NWCC) with the aim to providing a decent salary to workers of both the public and private sector will be introduced in January 2018. This was