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December 14, 2018

Cabinet Decisions taken on 14 DECEMBER 2018

​CABINET DECISIONS – 14 DECEMBER 2018     1.         Cabinet has agreed to the setting up of a High Level Drugs and HIV Council under the chair of the Prime Minister.  The Council would have a key role to, inter alia, oversee the implementation of the National Drug Control Master Plan 2018-2020 commissioned by the Ministry of Defence and Rodrigues and the National Action Plan for HIV and AIDS 2017-2021 of the Ministry of Health and Quality of Life.  The main objects of the Council would be namely, to –   (a)       foster a multi-sectoral approach with a view to providing a stronger response to Drugs and HIV; and   (b)       organise concrete measures to minimize the personal, social and economic impact of Drugs and HIV.   *****   ...

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December 07, 2018

CABINET DECISIONS – 07 DECEMBER 2018

​CABINET DECISIONS – 07 DECEMBER 2018     1.         Cabinet has agreed to the introduction of the Mauritius Deposit Insurance Scheme Bill into the National Assembly.  The main object of the Bill is to establish the Mauritius Deposit Insurance Scheme which shall be administered and managed by Mauritius Deposit Insurance Corporation Ltd, a company incorporated and registered under the Companies Act.  The purpose of the Mauritius Deposit Insurance Scheme shall be to –   (a)       protect insured depositors of a bank or non-bank deposit taking institution by providing insurance against the loss of insured deposits; and   (b)       contribute to the stability of the financial system in Mauritius by ensuring that depositors have prompt a ...

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November 30, 2018

Cabinet Decisions - 30 NOVEMBER 2018

​  CABINET DECISIONS – 30 NOVEMBER 2018     1.         Cabinet has agreed to the introduction of the Constitution (Electoral Reform) (Amendment) Bill into the National Assembly.  The main object of the Bill is to reform certain aspects of the electoral system of Mauritius.  The Bill, accordingly, amends the Constitution –   (a)       to provide, with a view to ensuring wider representation of parties in the National Assembly –   (i)         for 63 seats in the Assembly for members representing constituencies, in lieu of 62; and   (ii)        in addition to the 63 constituency seats, 12 proportional representation seats (PR seats) and a maximum of 10 additional seats;   (b)       to do away with the requirement for the mandatory ...

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November 23, 2018

Cabinet Decisions - 23 NOVEMBER 2018

CABINET DECISIONS  –  23 NOVEMBER 2018     1.         Cabinet has agreed to the introduction of the Ombudsperson for Financial Services Bill into the National Assembly.  The object of the Bill is to provide for an Ombudsperson for Financial Services and his office, and for matters related thereto.  The Ombudsperson for Financial Services shall, with a view to giving better protection to consumers of financial services, receive and deal with complaints from consumers of financial services against financial institutions and may make an award for compensation, where appropriate, and give such directives as he may determine to financial institutions.  The Office of Ombudsperson for Financial Services shall, inter alia –   (a)       inform ...

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November 16, 2018

CABINET DECISIONS – 16 NOVEMBER 2018

​  CABINET DECISIONS – 16 NOVEMBER 2018   1.         Cabinet has agreed to the introduction of the new Mauritius Family Planning and Welfare Association Bill into the National Assembly.  The main object of the Bill is to repeal the Mauritius Family Planning and Welfare Association Act 2005 and replace it by a more appropriate and modern legislative framework that makes provision for sexual and reproductive health and rights in accordance with international standards.  The Bill, accordingly, makes provision for the establishment of a new Mauritius Family Planning and Welfare Association which shall, inter alia –    (a)       promote awareness on planned parenthood with a view to maintaining the fertility rate at a reasonable level; ...

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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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