04 July 2015
Friday, 03 April 2015 14:00 Written by Indradev Curpen
Government will inject around Rs 10.3 billion in the implementation of priority projects in the water sector so as to address water supply problems in regions that are most affected. News On Sunday called upon Parmanand Moloye to comment on the massive investment to revamp the water sector in Mauritius.
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Friday, 03 April 2015 14:00
Moollan & Moollan joins Integra International – Shakil Moollan : “Another step towards global market”Written by News On Sunday
Moollan & Moollan Ltd, the audit firm based in Mauritius and operating in the region, has recently joined the prestigious Integra International, a global and interactive association of independent auditing firms, accounting and consulting, which is headquartered in London. Shakil Moollan, Associate Director of the firm shares his achievement with News on Sunday.
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Friday, 13 March 2015 12:51
Suttyhudeo Tengur - President of Association for the Protection of the Environment and Consumers (APEC)Written by News On Sunday
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Friday, 06 March 2015 14:00 Written by Indradev Curpen
Rajen Bablee Executive Director of Transparency Mauritius since August 2012, recently attended an international conference on’ Illicit Funding of Political Parties.’ News on Sunday called upon the director of Transparency Mauritius to enlighten our readers on various aspects of fraud and corruption and what are the norms to be respected, as prescribed by international organisations.
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Friday, 06 March 2015 14:00 Written by Shaffick Hamuth
The tourism industry is facing many challenges. News on Sunday discusses this sector with Anand Appanah, a seasoned entrepreneur who views the tourism industry from another perspective.
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Friday, 06 March 2015 14:00 Written by News On Sunday
Catherine McIlraith has served in various big firms before her appointment at the head of the Mauritius Institute of Directors (MIoD). She epitomises courage and success and is a role model for so many women. She shares her experience with the readers of News on Sunday.
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Friday, 13 February 2015 14:00 Written by Indradev Curpen
Philip Li Ching Hum is one of the rare Sino-Mauritians who, in spite of very good university degrees, did not leave the country to find a better place abroad. As a true patriot, he invests himself in social work trying to help his neighbour, whatever his class or creed. He is a good observer of our society and never spares a moment at commenting on things as they are, especially when he feels that there is injustice. News On Sunday thinks it fit that he gives his views on the local Chinese community- their apprehensions, wishes and hopes.
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Friday, 06 February 2015 14:00 Written by Indradev Curpen
Prithvirajsing Roopun is the new Minister of Social Integration and Economic Empowerment following the December 2014 General Elections. He was elected in Constituency No 9 – Flacq/Bon Accueil. He is a practising Attorney and this is his third mandate at the National Assembly since he joined politics in 1995. He served as Deputy Government Chief Whip in the year 2000, Minister of Local Government in 2005 and Deputy Speaker in 2010. News on Sunday wants to know of his priorities as new Minister of Social Integration and how he is going to fulfill the agenda of the government in line with the announcement of the Prime Minister that there will be a Marshall Plan on poverty.
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Friday, 30 January 2015 14:00
Susan Coles, Australian High Commissioner : “There is possibility of Mauritians doing business in Australia” FeaturedWritten by Premita Leelachand
Australia has supported Mauritius through many projects in the past and intends to pursue in the same vein. On Australia Day, celebrated on Monday 26 January, the High Commissioner Susan Coles highlights various sectors where Mauritians can do business in Australia. She also mentions the possibility of migration.
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Friday, 23 January 2015 14:00 Written by Indradev Curpen
Mahen Seeruttun is the new Minister of Agro Industry. He contributed actively as a member of the MSM with questions raised and comments made in relation to Agriculture and national development at the National Assembly since 2010. He is a qualified accountant, trained in London in the late 80’s and early 90’s and is also a holder of an MBA in Finance. On his return to Mauritius, he joined the audit firm DCDM (now BDO) and afterwards spent some 15 years at the MSIRI as head of Administration and Finance. This is where he had the opportunity to work closely with all the stakeholders of the sugar industry.
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Friday, 23 January 2015 14:00 Written by Leena Gooraya
There are only few options, says Dr Chandan Jankee, Associate Professor and economist, for any government to mobilise resources for fulfilling electoral promises and implementing its economic and social agenda. In an interview with News on Sunday, he points out that this can be achieved by reducing government expenditure and increasing both tax and non-tax revenues. Or simply by borrowing and through sales of government assets…Moreover, he emphasises on the creation of jobs in the public sector.
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Friday, 09 January 2015 14:00 Written by News On Sunday
First Director of the National Audit Organisation, former Minister and former President of the National Empowerment Foundation (NEF), Kadress Pillay denies that he has been a political nominee. “Just because I was in the Labour Party and I was the President of the NEF does not make me a political nominee. I was called upon to take this responsibility solely on my competencies and experience,” explains Kadress Pillay.
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