Mauritius Mauritius

Tertiary Education: TEC and Mohadeb in ICAC’s Viewfinder

Members of the Board of Directors of the TEC and its former director should be interviewed by ICAC investigators. This in the wake of the investigation into the operation given to the EIILM Mauritius Branch Campus license.

29 Sep 2013, business.mega.mu

Setting up Inland Sea Farm, Pakistan: Mauritius Investor Shows Keenness

A Mauritius investor has shown his keenness to invest $40 million to establish Inland Sea Farm (ISF) in Pakistan. According to commercial Attaché of Pakistan at Mauritius Aga Saeed, the business deal of $40 million was expected to be finalised after video conference between the Mauritius investor and Fishery authority to be held on October 7, 2013.

29 Sep 2013, business.mega.mu

Medical School: Six New Universities Recognized by Ministry of Health

They will soon perform in Mauritius. While these students have completed their medical studies in foreign universities so far not recognized, this is about to change. Six new institutions are recognized by the Ministry of Health. The list was approved by the Council of Ministers on Friday 27 September.

29 Sep 2013, business.mega.mu

Beaches Rehabilitation: MOI Began Studying Several Sites

The Mauritius Oceanography Institute (MOI) is undertaking a study to locate and determine the volume of sand that lies between 10 and 15 meters deep off the lagoons in coastal areas. This sand may be used to rehabilitate the beaches in Mauritius. The sites selected for the study are Trou aux Biches, Mon Choisy and Albion areas where signs of erosion are apparent.

29 Sep 2013, business.mega.mu

Mario Jeannot Arrested

Mario Jeannot was arrested by the Central CID [CCID] Friday, September 27 as part of the investigation into allegations of conspiracy to obstruct justice in the Varma / Jeannot case.

29 Sep 2013, business.mega.mu

Tente Bazar : le Prix du Chou-Fleur Monte en Fleche

Le prix minimal de certains légumes accuse une légère baisse de prix. A l’instar de la pomme d’amour dont le prix minimal a diminué de Rs 5. Celui de la tomate baisse, lui, de Rs 10, passant à Rs 25.

29 Sep 2013, business.mega.mu

Terre-Rouge/Verdun Road Ready Late November

The light at the end of the tunnel. It is about 25 months behind the Terre-Rouge/Verdun Link Road will finally be delivered. This after more than three and half years of work for a long road to four lanes of 26 km. If the site was opened on February 18, it was to be delivered to the government on 17 October 2012.

28 Sep 2013, motors.mega.mu

Aéroport : Cours de Perfectionnement pour 89 Chauffeurs de Taxi

Dans le contexte de son programme de formation pour les chauffeurs de taxi opérant à l’aéroport international SSR, le Human Resource Development Council (HRDC) a organisé une cérémonie de remise des certificats ce matin au Preskil Beach Resort, Pointe-Jérôme, Mahébourg.

28 Sep 2013, motors.mega.mu

Speed Camera Detector: Sales Soar

With Speed cameras installed everywhere on the roads around the island, there is a market that is expanding: the sale of radar detectors. Such equipment is not prohibited by law, says Ben Buntipilly, road safety adviser to the office of Prime Minister. Focus on these devices ...

28 Sep 2013, motors.mega.mu

Centara Adds 2 New Resorts to Offer 3 Brands on the Vacation Island of Mauritius

Centara Hotels & Resorts of Thailand will in December open its second property in Mauritius, Centara Grand Azuri Resort & Spa Mauritius, a five-star resort located directly on the beach at the new Azuri oceanfront complex on the northeast coast of the island.

28 Sep 2013, business.mega.mu

Purchase of 65 Buses by the NTC: Four Conditions to Potential Bidders

In two days, no less than four details were provided to potential bidders in connection with the acquisition of 65 buses by the National Transport Corporation (NTC).

28 Sep 2013, motors.mega.mu

Seining: Season Extended to October 10

They have suffered from bad weather, which led to a big shortfall. But anglers can catch up. The season for seining has been extended until October 10. This decision was endorsed by the Council of Ministers on Friday 27 September.

28 Sep 2013, business.mega.mu

Mauritius and Malaysia to Discuss Mutual Benefits Through Strengthened Relations

It is an encounter that has enabled the two countries to find their account in terms of benefits. The prime minister Navin Ramgoolam met with his Malaysian counterpart, Dato 'Sri Mohd Najib bin Tun Abdul Razak, in New York last Thursday, September 26. A new dimension to relations between Mauritius and Malaysia is preparing ...

28 Sep 2013, business.mega.mu

New National Identity Card: Constitutional Issues Raised

The introduction of the new ID card by the Government debates. This project aims to provide each major Mauritian an identity card polycarbonate a chip where confidential data is stored on the holder.

27 Sep 2013, business.mega.mu

NTC: Reorganization Rather than Restructuring

The Bus Industry Union of Workers (UBIW) prefers a reorganization of the National Corporation for transport (NTC) in a restructuring. The union argues that restructuring always mean job loss. They believes that a reorganization of the company involves measures to improve its financial management.

27 Sep 2013, motors.mega.mu

Inauguration of the Renovated Bridge Parisot with Cost of Rs 6.2M

Parisot Bridge in Mesnil, was inaugurated on Tuesday, after the renovation at a cost of Rs 6.2 M. It was extended 1.5 meters

27 Sep 2013, motors.mega.mu

Fraud on Luxury Cars: SS Motorpoint Director Should Be Charged Again

He is currently on parole. And the Director of SS Motorpoint, Dhaneswar Toolsee should again be indicted by the CCID, according to police sources. This, as part of the investigation into alleged fraud on luxury cars.

27 Sep 2013, motors.mega.mu

Varma Case: Possible Arrest of Mario Jeannot

Mario Jeannot, the main accuser of the former Minister of Justice, could be charged Wednesday morning September 25 extortion. It is expected to CCID to be questioned "under warning" on the famous meeting with Yatin Varma and Labour MP Reza Isaack at home.

27 Sep 2013, motors.mega.mu

Cost of Living: 130,900 Households Spend 50% on Food

130,900 households spend more than 50% of their income on food, Statistics Mauritius reveals in its report entitled 'Quality of life & sustainable development indicators' published last week. This demonstrates the depletion of a certain layer of society highlight observers.

27 Sep 2013, business.mega.mu

Les Auditeurs s’en Plaignent : Quand l’Anarchie Tend à s’Installer !

Des lecteurs ou auditeurs attirent régulièrement notre attention sur des situations où ils auraient noté des actes inciviques, une absence de discipline ou de manquements de la part des autorités. Face à ces situations, celles-ci démontrent un intérêt soudain à vouloir y remédier : un scénario presque inépuisable.

27 Sep 2013, motors.mega.mu