20 export-oriented companies have closed their doors in 2012, resulting in the dismissal of 2,196 people. More than 2 000 people have lost their jobs due to downsizing exercises. For cons, the number of foreign workers engaged in this sector is constantly increasing.
27 Mar 2013, business.mega.mu
In Export Processing Zones (EPZ) around the world, the majority of workers are said to be isolated, denied basic rights, and prohibited from joining unions, which is often in gross violation of national laws and customs.
15 Mar 2013, business.mega.mu
85% of Mauritian enterprises, export-oriented, argue that Africa is the most profitable destination, while only 18% of companies worldwide have the same opinion.
16 Feb 2013, business.mega.mu
Maurice, un futur État-océan. C’est le voeu des autorités mauriciennes qui souhaitent mieux exploiter sa vaste zone économique exclusive. Le secteur de la pêche et de ses dérivés représente un réel potentiel. L’expertise du groupe IBL est, d’ailleurs, recherchée au Gabon et un accord a même été signé en ce sens.
12 Feb 2013, business.mega.mu
Coffee, you drink every day, vanilla, we put in its pastries, palm heart, you eat at the restaurant. As for the tea, it relieves us of the small health ailments. But we also know that these products support several local businesses. Close.
28 Jan 2013, business.mega.mu
Fruit growers participate in Fruit Logistica Fair in Berlin from 6 to 9 February. An opportunity for them to forge contacts with European importers to increase their exports.
23 Jan 2013, business.mega.mu
The textile and clothing industry in Mauritius has demonstrated its resilience in 2012 despite the continuing economic turmoil in the euro area and the difficult situation prevailing in other markets.
18 Jan 2013, business.mega.mu
Since the first samples of special sugars produced in 1977, Maurice now exports 125,000 tonnes of sugar annually on the Special 450 000 tons of sugar production overall.
08 Jan 2013, business.mega.mu
The year 2012 started off on a negative note with exports in January and February declining by 4 and 9 per cent respectively, compared to the corresponding months in 2011.
07 Jan 2013, business.mega.mu
Mauritius exports not only banana chips in Europe but also flowers and banana leaves. Faced with the growing demand for these products, some exporters rely on increasing their production while seeking new markets.
24 Sep 2012, business.mega.mu
Commercial banks are preventable! If they do not reduce their margins, the Bank of Mauritius plans to open a window for the Mauritius Export Association (Mexa) that can sell its currency directly to it.
19 Jun 2012, business.mega.mu
Le textile piétine toujours. Les commandes étaient bonnes pour le premier trimestre mais pour les prochains mois il n’y en a pas.
18 Apr 2012, business.mega.mu
At the 6th General Assembly of the Mauritius Export Association (MEXA), Thursday at Labourdonnais Hotel, which saw the appointment of Yogesh Singh as the new president for 2012, William Hugnin, the outgoing president of the MEXA, expressed concern major exporters of the realignment of the monetary and fiscal policy to increase the competitiveness of Mauritius.
16 Mar 2012, business.mega.mu
The export-oriented enterprises sector, which accounts for 75% of total exports, registered a 12.1% growth during the first half of 2011
01 Sep 2011, business.mega.mu
Britain was the main buyer of goods from Mauritius in June
23 Aug 2011, business.mega.mu
Mauritius' trade deficit widened 24.4 percent
20 Jul 2011, business.mega.mu
Mauritius' sugar output is seen falling to 420,000 tonnes this year
27 Jun 2011, business.mega.mu
C'est ce que démontrent les chiffres du Central Statistics Office (CSO) publiés, le mercredi 22 juin
23 Jun 2011, business.mega.mu
Mr Mendes leave the MRA at the end of this month
10 May 2011, business.mega.mu
Mauritius' year-on-year import costs rose 18.7 percent to 11 billion rupees
19 Apr 2011, business.mega.mu