Date:December 30, 2016|Domain:Social Security--Education & Training
GIS – 30 December, 2016: A total of 11 163 needy children from some 6 252 eligible households will benefit from a cash grant allowance under the School Materials Scheme during academic year 2017.
The cash grant is in accordance with the new pov
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
Date:December 30, 2016|Domain:Youth & Sports
GIS - 30 December, 2016: The introduction into the National Assembly of the Sports Bill is a major achievement geared towards revamping of the sports sector in Mauritius. The objective is to facilitate the promotion of sustainable sports developmen
Date:December 29, 2016|Domain:Judiciary
GIS – 29 December, 2016: “We live in a country which symbolises a message for the world and is widely respected as a model of peaceful coexistence. Despite looming difficulties, we have to continue working together and adopt a working philosophy b
Date:December 29, 2016|Domain:Fisheries
GIS - 29 December, 2016: A Marine Spatial Plan for the Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) of the Republic of Mauritius will be elaborated in view of the increasing demand for marine space in the EEZ for various purposes, particularly, agriculture, fishe
Date:December 28, 2016|Domain:Economy & Finance
GIS - 28 December, 2016: The strategy of Government is to inculcate the notion of a responsible gambling code of conduct, in view of the fact that it is very difficult to completely eradicate gambling. The intent is to provide the proper framework
Date:December 28, 2016|Domain:Public Utilities
GIS - 28 December, 2016: The impoundment of the Bagatelle dam which started on 22 December 2016 will last till June 2017. In some six months, with favourable rainfall, the Dam will be completely filled and water which is being directed from the Casc
Date:December 27, 2016|Domain:Judiciary
GIS – 27 December 2016: The Integrity Reporting Board was constituted last week, with Lord Phillips of Worth Matravers as Chairperson.
The other members are Dr Satyabhooshan Gupt Domah, former Puisne Judge, and Mr Jugdish Dev Phokeer, Permanent Se
Date:December 27, 2016|Domain:Economy & Finance--Business & Industry
GIS - 27 December, 2016: The Mer Rouge Oil Storage Terminal (MOST) project will propel Mauritius into the next phase of development and will contribute to transforming the country into a full-fledged maritime hub in the years to come.
The Prime Min
Date:December 26, 2016|Domain:Tourism --International Relations
GIS – 26 December, 2016: Mauritius had air service negotiations with 12 countries, namely, Brazil, Canada, Cambodia, Côte d’Ivoire, Greece, India, Republic of Korea, Namibia, Poland, the Seychelles, Spain, and United Republic of Tanzania, initialed