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CABINET DECISIONS – 07 DECEMBER 2018

Date:December 07, 2018|Domain:Economy & Finance--Arts & Culture--ICT--Sports--Social Security

​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 Sc


Salary Compensation of Rs 400 granted to all employees along with increase in old age pension

Salary Compensation of Rs 400 granted to all employees along with increase in old age pension
Date:December 06, 2018|Domain:Economy & Finance--Civil Service--Employment/Labour--Social Security

​GIS – 06 December 2018: A salary compensation of Rs 400 across the board will be paid to employees of the public and private sectors and the old age pension will be increased from Rs 5,810 to Rs 6,210 as from January 2019, announced today the Prime


Government stands committed to hold nationwide referendums on matters of national importance, says Prime Minister

Government stands committed to hold nationwide referendums on matters of national importance, says Prime Minister
Date:December 05, 2018|Domain:Economy & Finance

GIS - 05 December 2018:  Government will consider the advisability of introducing referendums on issues of major national importance, where appropriate, taking into consideration the cost element and logistics required for such an exercise. This


Cabinet Decisions - 30 NOVEMBER 2018

Date:November 30, 2018|Domain:Education & Training--Economy & Finance--ICT--Law and Order--Foreign Affairs

​  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 el


Prime Minister highlights Government’s proposals towards Financing of Political Parties Bill

Prime Minister highlights Government’s proposals towards Financing of Political Parties Bill
Date:November 30, 2018|Domain:Law and Order--Economy & Finance

GIS – 30 November 2018: The Prime Minister, Minister of Home Affairs, External Communications and National Development Unit and Minister of Finance and Economic Development, Mr Pravind Kumar Jugnauth, highlighted today the proposals of Government wi


Cabinet Decisions taken on 09 NOVEMBER 2018

Date:November 09, 2018|Domain:Economy & Finance--Civil Service--Family

    CABINET DECISIONS – 09 NOVEMBER 2018     1.         Cabinet has agreed to the review of policies for the grant of work permits, in line with the measures announced in Budget Speech 2017/2018 to facilitate the employment of foreign labour in


Mauritius set to become a sophisticated and attractive financial centre, says Prime Minister

Mauritius set to become a sophisticated and attractive financial centre, says Prime Minister
Date:September 20, 2018|Domain:Economy & Finance

GIS – 20 September 2018: Mauritius continues to play a strategic role as a trusted and fully compliant international financial centre. Government has taken bold and proactive measures and is continuously devising new policies to further transform Ma


Prime Minister reiterates Government’s Commitment to Improve Quality of Life

Prime Minister reiterates Government’s Commitment to Improve Quality of Life
Date:August 30, 2018|Domain:Economy & Finance

​GIS – 30 August, 2018: Government is committed in improving the quality of life of all citizens in terms of infrastructure, services and benefits.  The projects being currently undertaken are aimed at spearheading development for the long-term prog


Esquel Group Chairman meets Prime Minister

Esquel Group Chairman meets Prime Minister
Date:August 23, 2018|Domain:Business & Industry--Economy & Finance--Employment/Labour--International Relations

​GIS – 23 August 2018: The Chairman of the Esquel Group, Mrs Marjorie Yang, called on the Prime Minister, Minister of Home Affairs, External Communications and National Development Unit, Minister of Finance and Economic Development, Mr Pravind Kumar


Investment of Rs 37 billion for Road Infrastructure modernisation over the next three years, says PM

Investment of Rs 37 billion for Road Infrastructure modernisation over the next three years, says PM
Date:August 22, 2018|Domain:Public Infrastructure--Economy & Finance

​GIS – 22 August 2018: ‘Government is more that determined to endow the population with the most modern road infrastructure with an earmarked budget of Rs 37 billion over the next three years for the massive road development project across the islan