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September 20, 2019

Cabinet Decisions taken on 20 SEPTEMBER 2019

​  CABINET DECISIONS  –  20 SEPTEMBER 2019     1.         Cabinet has agreed to the introduction of the Professional Town Planners’ Council Bill into the National Assembly.  The object of the Bill is to provide for the establishment of the Professional Town Planners’ Council and for better regulation of the profession of town planners.  The Council will, inter alia, –               (a)       regulate and control the profession of town planners;             (b)       register town planners; (c)        exercise and maintain discipline in the profession of town planners, with the assistance of such Professional Conduct Committee as may be set up; and             (d)       promote advancement in the field of town planning.            ...

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Investing in youth is key to overall development of the country, says Prime Minister
September 16, 2019

Investing in youth is key to ...

GIS - 16 September, 2019: Investing for the welfare of the youth is key to the overall development of the country. Government envisions integrating the youth in this endeavour by enhancing the quality of education and training as well as providing them a plethora of opportunities to upgrade their skills and capabilities. The Prime Minister, Minister of Home Affairs, External Communications and ...

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The zero-tolerance approach against drug trafficking will be sustained, Prime Minister reiterates
September 16, 2019

The zero-tolerance approach a ...

​GIS – 16 September, 2019: The zero-tolerance approach against drug trafficking will be sustained and Government is as determined as ever to step up the relentless fight against this scourge, reiterated the Prime Minister, Minister of Home Affairs, External Communications and National Development Unit, Minister of Finance and Economic Development, Mr Pravind Kumar Jugnauth, today, at the Ravenala...

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September 16, 2019

Prime Minister Jugnauth reiterates determination t ...

GIS – 16 September, 2019: ‘Government’s vision is to spearhead development for all segments of the population, who will be bestowed with due respect and recognition, and also to ensure their well-being through the long-term progress of the country. Our aim is to modernise and transform the landscape of Mauritius through major developmental projects, all poised to make the country a better place to live in and to enhance the quality of life of the population’. The Prime Minister, Minister of Home Affairs, External Communications and National Development Unit, Minister of Finance and Economic Development, Mr Pravind Kumar Jugnauth, was speaking, on Friday 13 September 2019, at the inauguration ceremony of the Britannia Village Hall.  The Vi ...

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September 13, 2019

Cabinet Decisions taken on 13 SEPTEMBER 2019

​  CABINET DECISIONS  –  13 SEPTEMBER 2019     1.         Cabinet has agreed to the introduction of the Children’s Bill into the National Assembly.  The main object of the Bill is to repeal the Child Protection Act and replace it with a more appropriate, comprehensive and modern legislative framework so as to better protect children and to give better effect to the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child and the African Charter on the Rights and Welfare of the Child.  The Bill accordingly makes provisions –               (a)       for the better care, protection and assistance to children and their families;             (b)       for the respect and promotion of the rights and best interests of children; (c)        for ...

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05
Jan
Start Time:Jan 05, 2017

Oil Storage Terminal project will propel Mauritius into next phase of development, says PM

​ Oil Storage Terminal project will propel Mauritius into next phase of development, says PM The Mer Rouge Oil Storage Terminal (MOST) project will propel Mauritius into the next phase of development and will contribute to transforming the country into a full-fledged maritime hub in the years to come. The Prime Minister, Sir Anerood Jugnauth, made this statement on 27 December 2016 at the laying of foundation stone ceremony of the MOST project in Mer Rouge, Port Louis. He recalled that The MOST project is a testimony of the commitment to implement the Government programme 2015-2019 and the Vision 2030 Economic Mission Statement which aim, amongst others, to transform Port Louis into a lea ...

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12
Dec
Start Time:Dec 12, 2016

Commissioning Ceremony of CGS Victory and 2 Chetak Helicopters

Maritime Surveillance: Mauritius Police Force equipped with new patrol vessel and two Chetak Helicopters As a major step to keep up with the rapid technological advancements in the field of maritime surveillance, a new state-of-the-art ship, CGS Victory, and two Chetak helicopters have been acquired by the Mauritius Police Force/National Coast Guard.  The commissioning ceremony was held on Saturday 10 December 2016 at Quay A in Port Louis in the presence of the Prime Minister, Sir Anerood Jugnauth, and the Defence Minister of India, Mr Manohar Parrikar. In his address, the Prime Minister pointed out that the acquisition of CGS Victory is yet another milestone in the country’s long journey ...

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27
Oct
Start Time:Oct 27, 2016

Courtesy Visit by International Committee of the Red Cross delegation

​Mauritius can serve as role model for other countries for its involvement with regards to the issues of International Humanitarian Law (IHL) vis-à-vis the United Nations as well as in the implementation of the IHL.The Head of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), Ms Perrine Louart, made this statement on 26th October 2016 following a courtesy visit by her delegation on the Prime Minister, Sir Anerood Jugnauth, GCSK, KCMG, QC, at the New Treasury Building in Port Louis.Ms Perrine Louart, expressed satisfaction concerning the discussions on IHL with the Prime Minister during which she underlined that the Government has reiterated its full support to matters related to IHL as w ...

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27
Oct
Start Time:Oct 27, 2016

International Humanitarian Law: Winners of an Essay Competition awarded cash prizes

​ International Humanitarian Law: Winners of an Essay Competition awarded cash prizes A prize giving ceremony to reward winners of an essay competition on International Humanitarian Law (IHL) organised by the Prime Minister’s Office was held yesterday at the Prime Minister’s Office in Port Louis.   Targeting public officers, the competition was launched in August 2016. A total of six entries were received. The essays were assessed by a panel comprising an Associate Professor from the University of Mauritius, the Regional Legal Advisor of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), and a Deputy Permanent Secretary of the Prime Minister’s Office and three best essays were chosen. ...

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27
Oct
Start Time:Oct 27, 2016

Signature Ceremony Deed of Concession-Ferme Marine de Mahebourg Limited

​Ocean economy: Signature of three Deeds of Concession for fish farming In line with Government’s strategy to diversify the fisheries sector and develop a strong ocean economy, three Deeds of Concession for fish farming were signed on 18 October 2016 at the Treasury Building in Port Louis. The grant of concession was awarded to Ferme Marine de Mahebourg Ltd.   The signing ceremony was held in the presence of the Prime Minister, Sir Anerood Jugnauth; the Minister of Ocean Economy, Marine Resources, Fisheries and Outer Islands, Mr Premdut Koonjoo; and representatives of Ferme Marine de Mahebourg Ltd. The signatories were the Secretary to Cabinet and Head of the Civil Service, Mr Nayen Koo ...

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.::​​​​​ Declaration by Hon. Prime Minister on the demise of Shrimati Sushma Swaraj​
.::​​ Public Holidays – 2020
.:: Statement by the Prime Minister on Draft Resolution A/73/L84/Rev1 under Item 88 of the Agenda of the United Nations General Assembly
.::​​​ Statement by the Hon Prime Minister on IMF Report​​​
.::​​ Communiqué on ICJ Advisory Opinion
.:: LIST OF MINISTERS – 22 MARCH 2019
.::​​​​​​​​​ Cyclone 2018-2019 Emergency Shelter
.::​​​​​​​​​ National Disasters Scheme (NDS) 2015
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.::​​​​​​​​​ THE COMMISSION OF INQUIRY ON DRUG TRAFFICKING REPORT - July 2018
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