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Minister Husnoo meets newly elected Chairpersons and Vice-Chairpersons of District Councils

Minister Husnoo meets newly elected Chairpersons and Vice-Chairpersons of District Councils
Date:December 30, 2016|Domain:Public Infrastructure

GIS - 30 December, 2016: The Minister of Local Government, Dr Anwar Husnoo, met the newly elected Chairpersons and Vice-Chairpersons of the seven District Councils yesterday in his office in Port Louis. Following his first contact with the differe


Increased awareness on road safety for end of year festive season

Increased awareness on road safety for end of year festive season
Date:December 21, 2016|Domain:Public Infrastructure

GIS - 21 December, 2016: The Ministry of Public Infrastructure and Land Transport, in collaboration of the Mauritius Police Force, launched two leaflets on drink driving and driving without due care this morning, at Place d’Armes, Port Louis. The t


Enhancing road network connectivity through better use of roundabouts

Enhancing road network connectivity through better use of roundabouts
Date:December 15, 2016|Domain:Public Infrastructure

​GIS – 15 December 2016: With a view to reduce traffic congestion across the country, the Ministry of Public Infrastructure and Land Transport plans to transform dead ends on roundabouts into short links, where possible. The new measure will enable


Minister Bodha: Public transport system to undergo major transformation with Metro Express

Minister Bodha: Public transport system to undergo major transformation with Metro Express
Date:December 15, 2016|Domain:Public Infrastructure

GIS - 15 December, 2016: With the implementation of the National Transport Network project, the Metro Express as one of the major components together with the implementation of the recommendations of the ongoing public transport study, will bring ma


Roof Slab Grant Scheme: Giving a hand up to vulnerable families

Roof Slab Grant Scheme: Giving a hand up to vulnerable families
Date:December 12, 2016|Domain:Public Infrastructure

​GIS - 12 December, 2016: Some 257 families were handed cheques totalling Rs16 m on 8 December 2016 at Sir Harilal Vaghjee Memorial Hall in Port Louis, under the Roof Slab Grant Scheme. The Roof Slab Grant Scheme, an ongoing project of the Ministry


Major projects in the construction sector to be undertaken in 2017, Minister Bodha announces

Major projects in the construction sector to be undertaken in 2017, Minister Bodha announces
Date:December 09, 2016|Domain:Public Infrastructure

GIS– 09 December, 2016: Major projects in the construction sector, worth approximately Rs 25 billion, will be undertaken in the year 2017, stated the Minister of Public Infrastructure and Land Transport, Mr N. Bodha, during a press conference yester


Traffic Management and Road Safety: speed camera system to be reviewed

Traffic Management and Road Safety: speed camera system to be reviewed
Date:December 07, 2016|Domain:Public Infrastructure

GIS - 07 December 2016: The Ministry of Public Infrastructure and Land Transport is coming up with a full-fledged audit to review the whole speed camera system, said Minister Bodha, in reply to a parliamentary question at the National Assembly yeste


Squatters from Port Louis and Camp Carol receive Letters of intent

Squatters from Port Louis and Camp Carol receive Letters of intent
Date:December 02, 2016|Domain:Public Infrastructure

GIS – 02 December 2016: In line with the government’s commitment to address the problem of squatting in an efficient and effective manner, a group of 36 families from Port Louis and 28 families from Camp Carol in Mon Désert Mon Trésor received their


Road decongestion: Mauritius and South Korea sign first Contract Agreement

Road decongestion: Mauritius and South Korea sign first Contract Agreement
Date:November 28, 2016|Domain:Public Infrastructure

​GIS – 28 November, 2016: The first Government to Government contract agreement between Mauritius and South Korea for consultancy services for the design of the Jumbo/Phoenix/Dowlut roundabouts and the A1-M1 Link Road, connecting the motorway at Sor


National Assembly adopts tougher regulations to curb drink and careless driving

National Assembly adopts tougher regulations to curb drink and careless driving
Date:November 23, 2016|Domain:Judiciary--Law and Order--Public Infrastructure

​GIS - 23 November 2016: The National Assembly voted yesterday the Road Traffic (Amendment No.2) Bill, which provides for stricter penalties for serious road traffic offences namely drink driving and driving without due care.   The main object of