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Government near to achieve objective of constructing 10,000 social housing units, says Minister Jhugroo

Government near to achieve objective of constructing 10,000 social housing units, says Minister Jhugroo
Date:December 07, 2018|Domain:Public Infrastructure

GIS - 07 December, 2018: Government is near to achieving its objective of constructing 10,000 social housing units in due course, highlighted the Minister of Housing and Lands, Mr Purmanund Jhugroo, yesterday at the inauguration of Residence Rose at


Minister Jhugroo effects site visit at Longères Tôles in Tombeau Bay to take stock of relocation progress

Minister Jhugroo effects site visit at Longères Tôles in Tombeau Bay to take stock of relocation progress
Date:December 03, 2018|Domain:Public Infrastructure--Social Security

GIS – 03 December, 2018: The Minister of Housing and Lands, Mr Purmanund Jhugroo effected a site visit at Longères Tôles, Tombeau Bay, on 30 November 2018, to take stock of the relocation progress of some 150 families who will benefit from housing u


Road Decongestion Programme: Decaen Fly-Over in Port Louis now operational

Road Decongestion Programme: Decaen Fly-Over in Port Louis now operational
Date:November 29, 2018|Domain:Public Infrastructure

GIS – 29 November 2018: The Decaen Fly-Over, connecting the Highway to Lord Kitchener Street, was officially inaugurated yesterday by the Minister of Public Infrastructure and Land Transport, Mr Nandcoomar Bodha. In a statement, Minister Bodha hig


Mauritius Ports Authority to acquire one additional 70 Tons Bollard Pull Tug, says Prime Minister

Mauritius Ports Authority to acquire one additional 70 Tons Bollard Pull Tug, says Prime Minister
Date:November 28, 2018|Domain:Public Infrastructure

GIS – 28 November 2018: Since the Mauritius Ports Authority (MPA) is now regularly handling vessels of greater than 12 000 Twenty-Foot Equivalent Unit containers (TEUs) following the operation of the extended Mauritius Container Terminal in 2017 and


Metro Express is the spine of the smart society of Mauritius, states Prime Minister

Metro Express is the spine of the smart society of Mauritius, states Prime Minister
Date:November 27, 2018|Domain:Public Infrastructure

GIS – 27 November 2018: Mauritius will be endowed with a state-of-the-art transport system, the Metro Express, which will be the spine of the smart society that we are shaping to propel the country into the league of high-income economies.   The P


Construction growth rate estimated at around 9.5% in 2018, says Minister Bodha

Construction growth rate estimated at around 9.5% in 2018, says Minister Bodha
Date:November 16, 2018|Domain:Public Infrastructure--Economic Indicators

GIS – 16 November 2018: The contribution of the construction sector to the Gross Domestic Product has been increasing since 2017 and the growth rate is estimated to rise further to 9.5% in 2018.  The Minister of Public Infrastructure and Land Transp


Minister Jhugroo inaugurates Residence Azurite at Piton

Minister Jhugroo inaugurates Residence Azurite at Piton
Date:October 30, 2018|Domain:Public Infrastructure

GIS - 30 October, 2018: Government is working towards eradicating poverty and improving the quality of life of vulnerable members of the society through an enhanced social housing policy, highlighted the Minister of Housing and Lands, Mr Mahen Jhugr


Implementation of Metro Express Project is on track, says Minister Bodha

Implementation of Metro Express Project is on track, says Minister Bodha
Date:October 19, 2018|Domain:Public Infrastructure

GIS - 19 October, 2018: The Metro Express Project is on track and on time. As regards the progress made, 43.5% of the works for Phase I has been completed and 28% of the overall project from Port Louis to Curepipe.    This reply was given by the


Metro Express: New Unit to Regulate Rail Functions in Mauritius

Metro Express: New Unit to Regulate Rail Functions in Mauritius
Date:October 04, 2018|Domain:Public Infrastructure

GIS - 04 October, 2018: The Prime Minister, Mr Pravind Kumar Jugnauth, announced yesterday the restructuration of the National Transport Authority and the setting up of a new unit to regulate rail functions in Mauritius. The appropriate bills will b


Government relocates 36 families of Mare Chicose to Marie-Jeannie, Rose Belle

Government relocates 36 families of Mare Chicose to Marie-Jeannie, Rose Belle
Date:September 27, 2018|Domain:Public Infrastructure--Social Security

GIS – 27 September, 2018: Thirty-six beneficiaries received their letters of intent yesterday during a ceremony held at the Multi-Purpose Complex of Rose-Belle in the context of the relocation of families from Mare Chicose to Marie-Jeannie Rose Bell