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Road Traffic Amendment Bill voted in National Assembly

Road Traffic Amendment Bill voted in National Assembly
Date:July 27, 2018|Domain:Public Infrastructure--Judiciary

GIS - 27 July, 2018: The Road Traffic Amendment Bill which makes provision for taking swift sanctions after an infringement and make the sanctions more dissuasive, provoking the taking of firm resolutions by undisciplined road-users, was voted in th


Minister Jhugroo inaugurates Residence Pierre de Lune at Petit Bel Air

Minister Jhugroo inaugurates Residence Pierre de Lune at Petit Bel Air
Date:July 27, 2018|Domain:Public Infrastructure

GIS – 27 July, 2018: Residence Pierre de Lune, comprising 73 NHDC housing Units, was inaugurated yesterday by the Minister of Housing and Lands, Mr Purmanund Jhugroo, during a ceremony at Petit Bel Air. The project, to the tune of Rs 88.4 million, k


Metro Express Project: Prime Minister effects site visit at GRNW

Metro Express Project: Prime Minister effects site visit at GRNW
Date:July 13, 2018|Domain:Public Infrastructure

GIS  – 13 July, 2018: A site visit was effected by the Prime Minister, Minister of Home Affairs, External Communications and National Development Unit and Minister of Finance and Economic Development, Mr. Pravind Kumar Jugnauth, yesterday at Grand R


Three families receive keys of Full Concrete Housing Units

Three families receive keys of Full Concrete Housing Units
Date:July 12, 2018|Domain:Public Infrastructure--Social Security

GIS– 12 July 2018: Three eligible families under the Full Concrete Housing (FCH) Unit Scheme, two from Dubreuil and one from Vuillemin respectively, received the keys of their housing unit yesterday, during a ceremony at Rishi Dayanand Road, Dubreui


Road Traffic (Amendment) Bill to be introduced into the National Assembly

Road Traffic (Amendment) Bill to be introduced into the National Assembly
Date:July 10, 2018|Domain:Public Infrastructure--Judiciary

GIS – 10 July, 2018: The Road Traffic (Amendment) Bill will be introduced into the National Assembly today. The main object of the Bill is to amend the Road Traffic Act so as to do away with the present regime of Fixed Penalty Notice (FPN) whereby


Roof Slab Grant Scheme: Cheques amounting to Rs 14 million remitted to 242 families

Roof Slab Grant Scheme: Cheques amounting to Rs 14 million remitted to 242 families
Date:July 04, 2018|Domain:Public Infrastructure

GIS – 04 July, 2018: Some 242 families received yesterday their cheques, amounting to a total of Rs 14 million, disbursed by Government under the Roof Slab Grant Scheme, during a ceremony held at Rabita Hall, Port Louis, in the presence of the Minis


Minister Bodha highlights ecological features of the Metro express Project

Minister Bodha highlights ecological features of the Metro express Project
Date:July 04, 2018|Domain:Public Infrastructure

GIS - 04 July, 2018: The Light Rail Vehicle (LRV) is designed to be eco-friendly and energy efficient, with no pollution and greenhouse emission. It will have Energy Saving devices for a lighting control system with occupancy sensors and timers, amo


Minister Bodha highlights the relevance of sustainable architecture

Minister Bodha highlights the relevance of sustainable architecture
Date:June 26, 2018|Domain:Public Infrastructure

​GIS - 26 June, 2018: The 12th African Union of Architects (AUA) Congress and General Assembly which opened today at Intercontinental Hotel in Balaclava brought together local and international architects, contractors, property developers as well as


Budget 2018-2019: Several measures to prevent road fatalities

Budget 2018-2019: Several measures to prevent road fatalities
Date:June 20, 2018|Domain:Law and Order--Public Infrastructure

GIS– 20 June 2018: Actions geared to ensure the safety of citizens, in particular on the roads due to the high rate of road victims, are among the key highlights of Budget 2018-2019.  A series of measures, with emphasis on a zero tolerance for drunk


Budget 2018-2019: Provision of decent dwelling for all families

Budget 2018-2019: Provision of decent dwelling for all families
Date:June 19, 2018|Domain:Economy & Finance--Public Infrastructure

GIS – 19 June 2018: A vast programme of construction of decent houses and apartments for low income families is announced in Budget 2018-2019.  The aim is to create an inclusive and equitable society and improve the quality of life of all Mauritian