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PM opens Mauritius International Arbitration Conference 2012

PM opens Mauritius International Arbitration Conference 2012
Date:December 10, 2012|Domain:Judiciary

GIS - Dec 10, 2012: Mauritius has a traditionally deep rooted respect for the rule of law said the Prime Minister, Dr Navinchandra Ramgoolam, this morning during the official opening of the Mauritius International Arbitration Conference 2012, which


Mauritius hosts 3rd FOCAC Legal Forum

Mauritius hosts 3rd FOCAC Legal Forum
Date:December 07, 2012|Domain:Judiciary

​GIS - Dec 07, 2012: The Attorney-General, Mr Y. Varma opened the Third Legal Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC) yesterday, at the Grand Baie International Conference Centre in presence of Chief Justice Sik Yuen and other eminent personalitie


2013 Budget Crafted to Move the Nation Forward, PM says

2013 Budget Crafted to Move the Nation Forward, PM says
Date:November 29, 2012|Domain:Business & Industry--Economy & Finance--Education & Training--Judiciary--Law and Order--Health--ICT

​GIS - Nov 29, 2012: “The 2013 Budget has been carefully crafted to move the nation forward towards greater prosperity by raising the skills and capacities of our people, especially our youth, harnessing the power of technology, improving our infras


Mauritius Hosts 27th Ordinary Session of the African Court on Human and Peoples’ Rights

Mauritius Hosts 27th Ordinary Session of the African Court on Human and Peoples’ Rights
Date:November 27, 2012|Domain:Judiciary

GIS - Nov 27, 2012: The 27th Ordinary Session of the African Court on Human and Peoples’ Rights is being held at La Plantation Hotel at Balaclava from 26 November 2012 to 7 December 2012.  During this session, the Court will have a public hearing in


Legal Aid (Amendment) Act 2012 Comes into Force on November 5

Legal Aid (Amendment) Act 2012 Comes into Force on November 5
Date:November 01, 2012|Domain:Judiciary

Legal Aid (Amendment) Act 2012 Comes into Force on November 5 The concept of legal assistance is being introduced for the first time in Mauritius with the coming into force on 5 November of the Legal Aid (Amendment) Act 2012. The Act is amending th


Certificate of Character to replace Certificate of Morality

Certificate of Character to replace Certificate of Morality
Date:October 08, 2012|Domain:Judiciary--Law and Order

​ GIS - October 08, 2012: The Certificate of Character Act 2012, passed by the National Assembly on 17 July 2012, will come into operation on 10 October 2012. Certificates of Morality will, henceforth be termed Certificates of Character.   Speaki


Mauritius and France sign Agreement on Judicial Training

Mauritius and France sign Agreement on Judicial Training
Date:October 03, 2012|Domain:Judiciary

​ GIS - October 03, 2012: The Institute for Judicial and Legal Studies (IJLS) and l’Ecole Nationale de la Magistrature Française (ENM) signed on the first of October in Port Louis a cooperation agreement to promote the exchange of expertise and exp


Mauritius hosts Workshop on Milestone Judgements in Competition Law

Mauritius hosts Workshop on Milestone Judgements in Competition Law
Date:September 25, 2012|Domain:Law and Order--Judiciary

​ GIS - September 25, 2012: In this era of globalisation, cooperation between States is of paramount importance, as the conduct of one enterprise in a neighbouring country can affect the way business is conducted in another,  said the Attorney Gene


Attorney-General announces change in legal landscape

Attorney-General announces change in legal landscape
Date:August 29, 2012|Domain:Judiciary

​GIS - August 29, 2012: The Law Practitioners (Amendment) Act will come into operation on 3 September and the Rules made by the Chief Justice under Section 27 of the Court Ushers Act will come into operation on 1 September 2012, thus bringing in its


Attorney-General opens International Association of Prosecutors Conference

Attorney-General opens International Association of Prosecutors Conference
Date:August 28, 2012|Domain:Judiciary--Law and Order

​GIS - August 28, 2012: Mauritius has shown its firm pledge to uphold primacy of democracy, good governance and development and strengthen national institutions that protect human rights of citizens and the rule of law serves as an important assuran