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Australia to Invest in Bunkering Facilities in Port Louis Harbour

27 Mar 2015 | Mauritius | Source : AllAfrica News: Mauritius

[Government of Mauritius] The Australian quoted investment private bank Macquarie has expressed interest to finance through a local partner, Scott Shipping, and Atlantic Energy Consulting, a first offshore oil bunkering facility to the tune of some $ 100 million Australian Dollars... Read more

Budget 2015-2016 - Urgent Measures to Preserve the Environment and Ecosystems

27 Mar 2015 | Mauritius | Source : AllAfrica News: Mauritius

[Government of Mauritius] "Our environment and ecosystems are at the crossroad. If we continue with business as usual, we will be perpetuating the decay of our environment and quality of life." This statement of the Minister of Finance and Economic Development,... Read more

Chagossians On Shaky Ground After Mauritius-UK Tribunal Ruling, Says Seychelles Association

26 Mar 2015 | Mauritius | Source : AllAfrica News: Mauritius

[Seychelles News Agency] Victoria -The chairperson of the Chagossian Committee in Seychelles, Gilberte Gendron, has said that the recent United Nations arbitration ruling on the Chagos Islands' sovereignty dispute between the United Kingdom and Mauritius has left Chagossians and their descendants... Read more

Empowering Women Through 'Do It Yourself' Initiative

26 Mar 2015 | Mauritius | Source : AllAfrica News: Mauritius

[Government of Mauritius] A 'Do It Yourself' (DIY) programme, aimed at empowering some 50 women from Sainte Croix and its vicinity through the acquisition of basic knowledge and skills in electrical, plumbing and car maintenance, kicked off this morning at Sainte... Read more

Budget 2015/2016 - Ensuring Greater Child Protection and Family Welfare

26 Mar 2015 | Mauritius | Source : AllAfrica News: Mauritius

[Government of Mauritius] The Budget 2015/2016 - Mauritius at the Crossroad features several measures that aim at ensuring greater child protection, family welfare and gender equality. Read more

Budget 2015-2016 - Measures for a Sound and Inclusive Financial Services Sector

26 Mar 2015 | Mauritius | Source : AllAfrica News: Mauritius

[Government of Mauritius] The Budget 2015-2016 aims at consolidating and diversifying both the product base and markets of the financial services sector. Read more

Budget 2015-2016 - Promoting the Well-Being of the Population

26 Mar 2015 | Mauritius | Source : AllAfrica News: Mauritius

[Government of Mauritius] Budget 2015-2016 stresses on the necessity to place sharing at the centre of the development agenda. Read more

Budget 2015-2016 - Opening Up to the World

25 Mar 2015 | Mauritius | Source : AllAfrica News: Mauritius

[Government of Mauritius] Budget 2015-2016 highlights the importance of opening Mauritius to the world and focuses on the country's economic partnership with Africa and the crucial role which this partnership will play in the future. Read more

Budget 2015-2016 - Agroindustry to Focus On Planters, Fishermen, Breeders and Bio Food

25 Mar 2015 | Mauritius | Source : AllAfrica News: Mauritius

[Government of Mauritius] The Budget 2015-2016 announces that the Sugar Industry Fund Board (SIFB) will give to small planters a one-off compensation of Rs 3,400 per ton of sugar for crop 2014, while the remaining categories will receive Rs 2,000 per... Read more

Budget 2015-2016 - Education Reform to Build the Knowledge Hub of the Future

25 Mar 2015 | Mauritius | Source : AllAfrica News: Mauritius

[Government of Mauritius] Budget 2015-2016 announces that the three campuses are presently under construction at Réduit, Montagne Blanche and Pamplemousses will be used to offer courses in various sectors in view of engaging engages in a new direction on the question... Read more