Mauritius Mauritius

Penalty Points: Jayen Chellum vs Ben Buntipilly

The Common Front formed around the Consumers' Association of Mauritius (ACIM) is challenging certain provisions around the entry into force of penalty points. He believes that the implementation of this project must be fair and equitable.

27 Feb 2013, motors.mega.mu

Consumption: Imported Vegetables on Our Shelves

Starting this week, imported vegetables available on the market to alleviate the shortage. Suren Surat, one of the largest importers premises, announces shipment of carrots, cabbage and cauliflower by plane on Thursday. The price will be 25% more expensive, see more ...

27 Feb 2013, business.mega.mu

Immigration in Canada: Three Options for Mauritians

The Nominee Quebec, an application for a Work Permit or investment. These are three options open to Mauritians wishing to immigrate to Canada. These choices were detailed at a conference organized by the company Talking Drums restaurant, Bagatelle, last week.

27 Feb 2013, business.mega.mu

Ponzi Pyramid: Beware of Scam!

The Financial Services Commission and the Bank of Mauritius Mauritius put the public on guard against the Ponzi scheme. System or Ponzi scheme is a fraudulent financial arrangement is to pay customers' investments, primarily by funds provided by new entrants.

27 Feb 2013, business.mega.mu

Port Chambly Selling Villas RES to Pay Debts

So that Clifton Properties Ltd (CPL), developer of the residential complex Port Chambly, Le Goulet, is put into liquidation, a solution will be offered on Wednesday February 27 by administrators PwC (PricewaterhouseCoopers).

27 Feb 2013, business.mega.mu

Fresh Chicken: Increase of Rs 4 per kg, Price of Sausages Revised Downward

Must be attributed to the competition that exists in the market for chicken sausages the downward revision or maintaining the price of these products. It must also concede that this competition has been exacerbated by the presence of many brands from Brazil.

27 Feb 2013, business.mega.mu

Flacq Market: Nice Infrastructure But ...

You can not please everyone! This is the case for the market brand new Centre de Flacq, supposed to be a gem. Beautiful infrastructure but not planning to fully develop the merchants, whether those who sell vegetables, 'dholl puris' and bread in the foodcourt or artisans Craft Market.

27 Feb 2013, business.mega.mu

Corporate Reporting: PwC Awards 2013, Banks in Spotlight

MCB, SBM, AfrAsia, Bank One, Rogers and Air Mauritius winning

26 Feb 2013, business.mega.mu

Appliance Importers to Boost Product Standards

The Consumer Protection Unit (CPU), together with the Mauritius Standards Bureau, will be implementing stricter norms for the import of household appliances.

26 Feb 2013, business.mega.mu

Penalty Points: Drivers on Street Tuesday

Front Redressement Permis à Points (FRPAP), consisting of drivers, does not backtrack. These drivers for whom driving is their livelihood, deplore the fact that the government is moving forward with the penalty points without having previously consulted.

26 Feb 2013, motors.mega.mu

Ben Buntipilly: "Some Drivers Know that their Driving is Unsatisfactory"

At one month of the entry into force of penalty points, some rise to the plate and provide even protest. However, Ben Buntipilly, Special Advisor on Road Safety Office of the Prime Minister maintains that the country is ready for such a system.

26 Feb 2013, motors.mega.mu

No Bus to Valletta

Two hundred families were rehoused in public housing in Valletta last three years. They say they live in difficult conditions regarding transit.

26 Feb 2013, motors.mega.mu

The Obsession of Entrepreneurship

For many Mauritians, opening his own business often means living the good life. For some, being your own boss is a no-brainer, for others however, it is a dream that will never succeed.

26 Feb 2013, business.mega.mu

Yen Depreciation - Zaid Ameer: "The 'recond' Japanese Cost Between Rs 15,000 and Rs 30,000 Cheaper"

The second-hand vehicles, also known as 'reconditioned' between 1000 cc and 1500 cc, cost between Rs 15,000 and Rs 30,000 cheaper from March 10.

26 Feb 2013, motors.mega.mu

Celebrating Spring Festival: Barclays Announces the Commencement of Trading in Renminbi

Barclays Mauritius will soon launch in transactions denominated in Renminbi, Chinese currency, announced Dajee Ravin, Managing Director of the bank, at a reception Friday evening at La Pirogue, in honor of clients in the community Sino-Mauritian part of the Spring Festival.

26 Feb 2013, business.mega.mu

Driving Intoxicated: His Sentence of Six Months in Prison Reversed

A shopkeeper, charged with driving while intoxicated, saw the sentence imposed by the court of appeals reversed Curepipe. He was sentenced to six months in prison and a fine of Rs 20,500.

26 Feb 2013, motors.mega.mu

Grand Basin: PM Elaborates on Importance of Spirituality and Inner Peace

The Prime Minister inaugurated yesterday in Grand-Bassin the first phase of the Somnath Hindu Spiritual Park House and unveiled the plaque of the second phase. Navin Ramgoolam spoke about spirituality, meditation and inner peace.

26 Feb 2013, business.mega.mu

Accord SADC/COMESA/EAC : Maurice à une Nouvelle Réunion du Forum des Négociateurs

Maurice est représentée à une nouvelle réunion du forum tripartite (SADC/COMESA/EAC) de négociations commerciales en vue de la conclusion d’un accord de libre échange. Le Trade Negociating Forum (TNF) se réunit en ce début de semaine à Livingstone, en Zambie, en vue d’accélérer les discussions autour des modalités d’un tel accord.

26 Feb 2013, business.mega.mu

Taxes: the “E-filing” Wins Favor within Taxpayers

The Mauritius Revenue Authority (MRA) has innovated on security on the “E-filing”. First, taxpayers have a username and password that they will use in order to register the 'e-MRA Services'.

26 Feb 2013, business.mega.mu

The Third Way to Pont Colville Pailles Operational in March

The work of the third lane on the highway to Port Louis Trianon going well. The stretch of road between Shoprite and the Pont Colville is already operational, while that between the straws and is nearing completion. It only remains for paving to be operational, which will be done in mid-March.

26 Feb 2013, motors.mega.mu