24 April 2014
Sunday, 20 April 2014 12:37
The PM’s white paper on Electoral Reform has already seduced the Leader of the Opposition. And lots of secret meetings and organizations have been held in remote places like Cottage, Lallematie, Chamouny by group of political activists with the blessing of politicians, private sectors, religious bodies and even certain trade unionists to work on this new political strategy of an MMM-LABOUR approach.
Sunday, 13 April 2014 12:05
According to the National Transport Authority (NTA), there have been 400 000 vehicles on our roads since 2012. Over 20 000 vehicles have been sold in Mauritius between 2011 and 2012. This is quite a high figure and has to be restricted. From December 2013, the NTA has registered an extra amount of 21 569 vehicles on top of the 400 000 vehicles, which represent a rise of 5.1%
Sunday, 06 April 2014 05:15
Although Government has made provisions in the last budget to encourage Small and Medium Enterprises (SME) companies to expand and build true incentives, this is still considered not enough to make the sector completely successful.
Sunday, 30 March 2014 07:00
46 years since Mauritius gained Independence, we are still very much a dependent nation in many ways. This is seen more starkly in the economic sphere where all Finance Ministers in the past made a bee line to the World Bank for aid at the drop of a hat.
Sunday, 23 March 2014 07:00
As a general principle whenever there is an allegation of sexual abuse against a child, the Child Protection Unit should take immediate action to find out whether it is founded or not and submit a report to the police.
Sunday, 16 March 2014 07:00
Mauritius has got over 1 125 squatters on state lands, according to a recent census of the Ministry of Housing & Lands. These squatters are spreading over 45 different sites.
Sunday, 09 March 2014 07:00
If the Remake 2000 was already established since two years, why then the MMM leader have to seek a second approval from the MMM Assembly Delegates on the 22nd March, 2014? Does Bérenger have a card up his sleeve? Will the scenario of 2000 repeat itself? We all know what happened when Prime Minister Ramgoolam dissolved Parliament in 2000. In fact, that shrewd tactic did boomerang on him.
Sunday, 02 March 2014 07:00
Sunday, 23 February 2014 07:00
The International Women Day will be celebrated on 8th March. We need to reflect on certain jobs which keep women shy away due to certain complexes. Why do they refrain to take an active part in politics and public affairs?
Sunday, 16 February 2014 07:00
Road accidents are becoming part and parcel of our daily lives these days. Since January 2013, over 142 people have died on our roads. And yet the more our road infrastructure is being developed, the more accidents and casualties we have? So who is to be blamed? Is there a solution to prevent road accidents? What about compensation of victims of accident by uninsured drivers?
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