30 August 2014
Friday, 02 May 2014 14:00
Ian Jacob, Resistans ek Alternativ : “It is the right time for the emergence of a new political force” FeaturedWritten by Premita Leelachand
Ian Jacob, founder member of Resistans ek Alternativ, became interested in politics at the age of 23. At that time, the phenomenon of globalisation was taking ground and the younger generation around the world started questioning politics at its root. After some 15 years engaged in active politics, Ian Jacob believes that the youth of today thirsts for a more important role in politics.
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Evaluation of business performance is made possible with the aid of accounting information. Records keeping is an essential tool to get rid of frauds and thefts and the Mauritius Revenue Authority uses it for checks as well. The MRA has not been lenient with defaulters, as its turnover indicates the Rs 61.8 billion. Director General, MRA, Sudhamo Lal announces some new changes to promote healthy business environment.
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Friday, 25 April 2014 14:00
Dr Chandan Jankee : ‘Electoral Reform and Second Republic, the latest carrot for a naïve population.’Written by Indradev Curpen
Dr Chandan Jankee is a keen observer of our political maneuvers since Independence. From his university chair where he is an associate professor, very often he sees himself torn between two allegiances- to keep with his most attaching profession and the need to get into the political arena and fight current misdeeds and set in place a just society where equality and justice prevail.
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Friday, 18 April 2014 13:04
Armoogum Parsooramen - ‘The Jaipur Foot helps us to believe in the Ability of a person and not in his Disability.’ FeaturedWritten by Indradev Curpen
Armoogum Parsooramen has been minister of Education in the Mauritian government for thirteen years before he left to serve as an expert in higher education at the World Bank for two years and director at UNESCO for 12 years in Africa and Asia and finally as secretary of the Board of this UN organisation for education in Paris.
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Friday, 11 April 2014 11:09 Written by News On Sunday
Barrister Shyam Maraye torches up some important details on laws and regulations related to foreigners in the economic scenery of Mauritius.
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Friday, 11 April 2014 10:55 Written by Indradev Curpen
Rao Ramah is at the head of the MNIS- the Mauritius National Identity Scheme, set up by government for the conversion of the national ID card into a new one with the help of the Singapore authorities.
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Friday, 04 April 2014 14:00 Written by Indradev Curpen
The Minister of Industry, Commerce and Consumer Protection, Cader Sayed Hossen, is currently facing the hard challenges of encouraging pollution-free industries, diversifying the market strategy of the manufacturing sector and the drafting of a new legislation for the protection of consumers. News on Sunday met him to discuss these issues and to share with our readers the progress reached in each of these sectors.
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Friday, 28 March 2014 14:00 Written by Indradev Curpen
According to the latest World Risk Report 2012, Mauritius is among the top 15 countries with the highest disaster risk and is ranked 7th on the list of countries most exposed to natural hazards. As a matter of fact Mauritius is already experiencing extreme weather occurrences.
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Friday, 28 March 2014 14:00 Written by Shaffick Hamuth
Ciaran Burns, from Renewable Energy Assurance Limited, UK, was in Mauritius this week to prospect our renewable energy sector. A member of Renewable Energy Consumer Code (RECC), Ciaran’s role is to provide technical expertise on all renewable technologies.
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Friday, 21 March 2014 14:00
Siven Selloyee : ‘Prof. Michael Porter conference will be of great support to our top business leaders’ FeaturedWritten by Indradev Curpen
White House advisor, Professor Michael. E. Porter, is visiting Mauritius and the Indian Ocean as from 2 April 2014.
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Friday, 14 March 2014 14:00 Written by News On Sunday
World Consumer Rights Day was established on 15 March 1983 to promote consumer rights around the world. This year’s World Consumer Rights Day (WCRD) campaign, “Fix Our Phone Rights!”, is devoted to tackling the issues that most affect consumers of mobile services.
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Friday, 07 March 2014 14:00 Written by Indradev Curpen
Jane Valls is Chief Executive at the Mauritius Institute of Directors. She is also at the forefront of the struggle for the real emancipation of women in Mauritius with the creation of Women In Networking (WIN) and Women in Politics(WIP).
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