Rodrigues Mauritius

Delinquency kept under control in Rodrigues

During the debate at the National Assembly on Tuesday, MP Jean Francisco Francois from Rodrigues sought information on the number of reported cases of juvenile delinquency over the last five years in Rodrigues. He also wanted to know if setting up a branch of the Brigade des Mineurs is being considered and if regular awareness [...]

20 Jul 2011, The Independent Daily

July 15 to 17: Rajiv Gandhi Science Centre expo in Rodrigues

The aim of this event is to render the RGSC’s initiatives more accessible to Rodriguans and in this way make them more conscious about the importance and use of science and technology in our daily lives

14 Jul 2011, business.mega.mu

RGSC to organise expo in Rodrigues

The Rajiv Gandhi Science Centre (RGSC), in collaboration with the Education Commission of Rodrigues, is organising a three-day exposition at Mon Plaisir Regional Centre for Arts and Culture. This will be held from July 15 to 17 and will consist of activities and experiments dedicated to science. The aim of this event is to render [...]

14 Jul 2011, The Independent Daily

Rodrigues : une patiente accuse une doctoresse d’avoir divulgué sa séropositivité

Une jeune patiente rodriguaise a fait servir hier une mise en demeure à une doctoresse mauricienne l’accusant d’avoir divulgué sa séropositivité. La patiente avait appris qu’elle avait contracté le virus... Read more »

04 Jul 2011, KotZot

Co-ops important for economic democracy: Sik Yuen

Minister of Business, Enterprise, Cooperatives and Consumer Protection Michael Sik Yuen launched a brochure and pamphlet outlining the incentives, facilities and support services available to cooperative societies. This event was held at the Gold Crest Hotel, Quatre Bornes on Thursday. The aim of these two publications is to provide cooperative societies with necessary information on [...]

27 May 2011, The Independent Daily

Rodrigues by-elections to be held on June 12

The regional by-elections in Ward 4 (Baie aux Huîtres) and Ward 6 (Grande Montagne) in Rodrigues, prompted by the resignation of the Organisation du Peuple de Rodrigues (OPR) in January, have been set for June 12. Nomination day will be held on May 28. During the weekend, the Electoral Commission nominated Carole Green-Jokhoo and Prateema [...]

16 May 2011, The Independent Daily

CAP photo exhibition held in Rodrigues

05 May 2011, business.mega.mu

NGO helps fight type 1 diabetes in Rodrigues

A delegation from T1 Diams, an NGO supporting people with type 1 diabetes, visited Rodrigues during the weekend. They went to the island to get an overview of the situation in terms of psychological support, food and management of type 1 diabetes at home as well as at school. This mission was undertaken after Rodrigues [...]

04 May 2011, The Independent Daily

Sik Yuen launches SME directory 2011

Minister of Business, Enterprise, Cooperatives and Consumer Protection, Michael Sik Yuen, launched the SME Directory 2011 at the Small and Medium Enterprises Development Authority, Coromandel on Wednesday. Sik Yuen said his ministry, with the help of consultants, was able to launch a directory that contains details of over 25,000 SMEs in Mauritius and Rodrigues.This directory [...]

30 Mar 2011, The Independent Daily

Govt cracks whip on drug traffickers

There are no “quick-fix” solutions to the drug problem but the government has a four-point strategy to fight the scourge: enforcement, prevention, treatment and rehabilitation. This is the essence of the Prime Minister’s reply on Tuesday to a parliamentary question from the first member for the constituency No 3, Ameer Meea. Even in the absence [...]

30 Mar 2011, The Independent Daily

OPR will go alone in elections, says leader

Serge Clair, leader of the Organisation du Peuple de Rodrigues (OPR), in an interview, explains the reasons behind the resignation of his party members from the Rodrigues Regional Assembly. He explained that the decision was taken after consultation with the population and added that in the next elections, OPR will not contract any alliance with [...]

21 Mar 2011, The Independent Daily

Météo : aucune alerte cyclonique à Rodrigues

La tempête tropicale modérée Chereno s’éloigne de Rodrigues. Elle est passée à son point le plus proche de l’île aux petites heures ce matin. A 4 h ce matin, Chereno... Read more »

20 Mar 2011, KotZot

Météo : Rodrigues pourrait passer en alerte cyclonique No 2 dans l’après-midi

Rodrigues est toujours en alerte cyclonique No 1. Le dernier bulletin émis à 10 h ce matin indique que la tempête tropicale modérée Cherono se rapproche de l’île. A 10... Read more »

19 Mar 2011, KotZot

Cyclone Warning Class 1 is in force in Rodrigues

A cyclone warning class 1 is in force in Rodrigues. Third Cyclone bulletin was issued at 04:10 on 19 March 2011. Tropical Cyclone Cherono was centered this morning at latitude 17.4 degrees south and longitude 68.7 degrees east, it was about 570 North East of Rodrigues. The population in Rodrigues is advised to take all

19 Mar 2011, MauritiusHot

Météo : Rodrigues en alerte cyclonique No 1

La tempête tropicale modérée Cherono s’approche du dixième district. Par conséquent, un avertissement de cyclone de classe 1 est en vigueur à Rodrigues depuis 17 h. A 16 h cet... Read more »

18 Mar 2011, KotZot

Rodrigues : les élus de l’OPR démissionnent

Séisme politique à Rodrigues. Tous les élus de l’Organisation du Peuple de Rodrigues (OPR), à savoir six membres, ont démissionné de l’Assemblée régionale de Rodrigues (ARR) aujourd’hui. C’est le leader... Read more »

14 Mar 2011, KotZot

Maldives Prez arrives for I-day festivities

Maldives President Mohamed Nasheed arrived in Mauritius on Friday morning on a three-day visit. He was welcomed at the Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam (SSR) International Airport by Prime Minister Dr Navin Ramgoolam, minister of Arts and Culture Mookhesswur Choonee as well as other eminent personalities. President Nasheed, who is the chief guest for the National Day [...]

12 Mar 2011, The Independent Daily

Rodrigues – La Fondation Harel Frères vient en aide à trois écoles

À Rodrigues pour une session de team building, une trentaine d’employés du département commercial de Grays Inc. Ltd, membre du Groupe Harel Frères, ont mené trois actions dans le cadre... Read more »

09 Mar 2011, KotZot

Boollell proposes to extend territory

The minister of Foreign Affairs, Regional Integration and International Trade announced on Thursday that the government plans to increase it economic exclusive zone from 1.9 thousand kilometre square to 2.6 thousand kilometre square. He was speaking at a meet on the concept of the Mauritius Ocean State and was joined by geo-politician Shafiq Osman and [...]

04 Mar 2011, The Independent Daily

Boolell proposes to extend territory

The minister of Foreign Affairs, Regional Integration and International Trade announced on Thursday that the government plans to increase it economic exclusive zone from 1.9 thousand kilometre square to 2.6 thousand kilometre square. He was speaking at a meet on the concept of the Mauritius Ocean State and was joined by geo-politician Shafiq Osman and [...]

04 Mar 2011, The Independent Daily