Transport Mauritius

Public Transport: Trade Unionists are Threatening a Strike on May 1

A peaceful march took place on Saturday, March 16 in the capital to protest the announced amendments to labor laws.

17 Mar 2013,

Rose-Hill's New Mayor Announced the Construction of New Bus Station

The mayor of Beau-Bassin/Rose-Hill plans to build a new bus station at Rose Hill. Land has already been identified for this purpose. It is located behind the building of the Central Electricity Board (CEB) of Rose Hill. The announcement was made Friday by the mayor of the city-sisters, Andre Toussaint.

10 Mar 2013,

Public Transport: Increase in Bus Ticket Claimed

The time has come for consultations among bus operators who discuss new rates for bus tickets. Once a consensus is reached, they will submit a complete application to the ministry.

07 Mar 2013,

Métro Léger : Deux Tracés à l’Etude par les Consultants

Véritable casse-tête pour les consultants de la Singapore Corporation Enterprise (SCE), responsables du dossier métro léger. Le tracé définitif de ce réseau de transport public n’a pas encore été élaboré.

06 Mar 2013,

Transport Industry: UBIW Invites Workers to Protest on March 16

Workers in the transport industry are invited to March 16 protest in the capital against the "injustice" that prevails in this sector. Penalty points, light rail project, salary review will be the focus of the event will begin at 13 am at Bell-Village to be completed before the Government House.

06 Mar 2013,

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,

Infrastructure Économique : Métro Léger Objectif 2017

Un budget de Rs 180 M pour la première phase du projet consacrée aux services de conseils, dont la confirmation de l'alignement du corridor Curepipe/Port-Louis

24 Feb 2013,

Accident dans un Bus Individuel: Sa Jambe s’est Enfoncée dans le Plancher

Elle a eu la peur de sa vie. En descendant d'un autobus individuel, le 11 février, Vimla a vu sa jambe droite coincée dans le plancher en tôle du véhicule.

22 Feb 2013,

LRT: Preliminary Exercise Before Final Call for Proposals

The work of the first phase of the LRT - on the axis Curepipe - Port Louis - will begin in October 2014.

21 Feb 2013,

LRT: Survey of Mauritian Households

Under the light rail project whose construction is expected to begin in October 2014, the Ministry of Public Infrastructure has appointed Grant Thornton audit firm and consultancy, for he conducts a household survey on the fluidity traffic in the country.

18 Feb 2013,

LRT: Stations depend Location on "Park and Ride" Possibilities

Nothing is done regarding the route of the light rail in Mauritius. These are criteria circulation around the stations that will determine the way of the subway.

18 Feb 2013,

School Bus: When College Students Breaking the Law ...

Some students become vandals before and after school. And it is often the buses they let go. The National Transport Authority (NTA) uses common sense.

13 Feb 2013,

Students Have to Pay the Fare Bagatelle in Both Directions?: The NTA Initiates Investigation

National Transport has commissioned a survey on the path Bagatelle. The regulatory authority intends to determine whether students must pay their bus ticket on this route. Rose-Hill Transport (RHT) has already applied the knife, asking students to pay for their ticket.

07 Feb 2013,

Students Must Pay for the Trip to Bagatelle

A student complained to a trasport company on the fact that students must always pay their bus ticket for a trip to Bagatelle.

06 Feb 2013,

Métro Léger : une Première Etape Franchie

C’est décidé. Le gouvernement va de l’avant avec le projet tant attendu qu’est le Métro léger. Un appel à manifestation d’intérêt a été lancé mardi par le ministère des Infrastructures publiques au niveau national et international. Le délai pour la soumission des offres expire le vendredi 12 avril.

06 Feb 2013,

Light Rail and Public Transport: Competition or Complementarity?

It is left for the LRT. This time, the project is well on track, with the first sod given in 2014. Meanwhile, meetings are activated with the Singapore Corporation of Enterprise, pending the introduction of tenders in September. However, the project concerned operators and public transport workers.

30 Jan 2013,

Public Transport: When Impoliteness Rule

Travelling on public transport is a necessity for many people. But what should be a normal thing can be a real ordeal. Fault: annoying behavior ...

29 Jan 2013,

NTC Buses Equipped with GPS Soon

The National Transport Corporation (NTC) plans to introduce soon in its buses Global Positioning System (GPS). Objective: To discourage criminals to attack the recipient bus to steal revenue from the corporation.

29 Jan 2013,

Light Rail System: The Countdown Starts

On the cards for almost two decades, the Mauritius Light Rail Transit System (MLRT) project is seeing light long last.

28 Jan 2013,

The Tenders for LRT Launched in September

A delegation from the Singapore Cooperation Enterprise (SCE) arrived in Mauritius in late January for discussions on advanced light rail project.

25 Jan 2013,