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Workshop to develop Land Drainage Master Plan

Workshop to develop Land Drainage Master Plan
Date:January 16, 2020|Domain:Public Infrastructure--Environment--International Relations

GIS - 16 January, 2020: An inception workshop for the development of a Land Drainage Master Plan (LDMP) aiming to serve as a basis to conceptualise strategies, to be implemented by all stakeholders to reduce anthropogenic effects on the vulnerabilit


Passenger Information System launched

Passenger Information System launched
Date:January 14, 2020|Domain:Public Infrastructure

GIS - 14 January, 2020: The Passenger Information System (PIS) aiming to provide citizens with reliable information about specific bus routes and bus schedules along the corridor Curepipe-Floreal to Port Louis, was launched, yesterday, on a pilot ba


Metro Express: Distribution of MECard Student in the coming weeks

Metro Express: Distribution of MECard Student in the coming weeks
Date:January 13, 2020|Domain:Public Infrastructure

GIS – 13 January, 2020: Metro Express Ltd (MEL) has announced the distribution of the MECard Student, in the coming weeks, to students above 12 years old and who are currently in full-time education. MEL strictly follows the prevalent Free Public Tr


Commercial operation service of Metro Express kicks off today

Commercial operation service of Metro Express kicks off today
Date:January 10, 2020|Domain:Public Infrastructure

GIS – 10 January 2020: The commercial operation service of the Metro Express started, this morning, on the stretch from Place Margeot, Rose-Hill to Victoria Station, Port-Louis, in both directions after having operated free of charge from 22 Decembe


Prime Minister effects site visits in context of upcoming national festivals

Prime Minister effects site visits in context of upcoming national festivals
Date:January 07, 2020|Domain:Arts & Culture--Public Infrastructure

GIS– 07 January, 2020: A number of infrastructural improvements are being carried out in the margin of the Thaipoosam Cavadee and Maha Shivaratree festivals to be celebrated on the 08 and 21 February 2020, respectively. In this context, the Prime


Action Area Plan for the Buffer Zone of the Aapravasi Ghat World Heritage Property approved

Action Area Plan for the Buffer Zone of the Aapravasi Ghat World Heritage Property approved
Date:December 24, 2019|Domain:Public Infrastructure--Arts & Culture

GIS– 24 December, 2019: The Action Area Plan for the Buffer Zone of the Aapravasi Ghat World Heritage Property, prepared by the Ministry of Housing and Land Use Planning in consultation with relevant stakeholders, has been approved.   The Action


SPV to be set up for Intercontinental Slavery Museum project

SPV to be set up for Intercontinental Slavery Museum project
Date:December 24, 2019|Domain:Public Infrastructure

GIS - 24 December, 2019: Construction works for the Intercontinental Slavery Museum at the Ex-Labourdonnais Military Hospital, near Aapravasi Ghat, in Port Louis is expected to start soon. In the context of the implementation of both Phase I and Pha


Waste Water Regulations 2019 effective as from 01 January 2020

Waste Water Regulations 2019 effective as from 01 January 2020
Date:December 23, 2019|Domain:Judiciary--Environment--Public Infrastructure--Business & Industry

GIS - 23 December, 2019: The Waste Water (Licence for Discharge of Industrial Effluent into a Waste Water System) Regulations 2019 will replace, as from 1st January 2020, the Waste Water (Standards for Discharge of Industrial Effluent into a Waste W


Metro Express Limited launches Free Passenger Service

Metro Express Limited launches Free Passenger Service
Date:December 23, 2019|Domain:Public Infrastructure

GIS - 23 December, 2019: The Metro Express officially launched its free passenger service, yesterday morning at the Rose Hill Station. The free service, between Rose Hill and Port Louis, will be available to the public till Sunday 05 January 2020 fr


Study on Roads Traffic Injuries explores socioeconomic consequences on victims

Study on Roads Traffic Injuries explores socioeconomic consequences on victims
Date:December 17, 2019|Domain:Public Infrastructure--Law and Order

GIS – 17 December, 2019: Road Traffic Accidents (RTA) cause important health, social and economic impact on the victims and families especially to low-income families as they result in a lot of physical incapabilities, body pains, stress, and other