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Friday, 20 September 2013 09:00 Written by Indradev Curpen
Emmanuel Richon has had a long career in Museum restoration activities in Paris, Sydney and in Mauritius since 1980. After having recovered the great paintings of the St Francis Church in Pamplemousses, at St Louis Cathedral and those at the City Hall of the Municipality of Port Louis, he has worked on the recovery of the collection of the Blue Penny Museum where he is today the curator.
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Friday, 13 September 2013 09:00
Robert Furlong : ‘Malcolm de Chazal was really quite a character and for his personality, he was fascinating…’ FeaturedWritten by Indradev Curpen
Malcolm de Chazal, one of the most enigmatic of the island literary figures and who remains until to-day a misunderstood personality will be in the limelight in the coming weeks.
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Friday, 13 September 2013 09:00
Barlen Pillay : “Our aim is to position the MCCI ADR Centre as the arbitral institution of choice for regional investors” FeaturedWritten by Indradev Curpen
Arbitration is a source of interest for both government and the private sector in Mauritius. Recently the Council of Ministers at cabinet meeting nominated members who are going to form the Permanent Court of Arbitration.
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Friday, 06 September 2013 09:00
Rajesh Dave : “Sustainable Yogic Agriculture needs positive thinking, pure feelings and mind power” FeaturedWritten by Indradev Curpen
We have heard and seen many agricultural practices in Mauritius: hydroponics, drip irrigation, green agriculture and bio vegetables. The latest practice is being brought to us by the Brahma Kumaris- It is called Yogic Agriculture.
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Friday, 30 August 2013 08:00 Written by Indradev Curpen
Francois de Grivel is the owner and director of the St Antoine Industrial Estate. His family is established on the island since 1755.
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Friday, 23 August 2013 08:00
Shehzad Ahmed : “Expo Pakistan 2013 is a great opportunity to exploit the enormous trade potential under the Pakistan-Mauritius Preferential Trade Agreement”Written by Indradev Curpen
The 8th Edition of the upcoming biggest trade exhibition of the country « Expo Pakistan 2013 » will be held from 26-29 September 2013 at Karachi Expo Centre, Pakistan. The event, which is the biggest trade fair in Pakistan, showcases the largest collection of Pakistan’s export products and services from leading manufacturers and exporters.
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Friday, 16 August 2013 08:58
Patrice Allet : “We must ensure our youth are surrounded by persons endowed with positive values” FeaturedWritten by Indradev Curpen
In his speech at the Eid ul Fitr celebrations on Friday 9 August at Plaine Verte, the Prime Minister underlined that the country is today facing a lot of social problems. “These social scourges,” he said “are mainly here because people forget human values. These social problems should address each and everyone of the Mauritian society to their responsibilities, whether they are parents, teachers, religious heads or politicians.”
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Friday, 16 August 2013 08:00
T.P. Seetharam : “Relations between India and Mauritius are time-tested, special and privileged” FeaturedWritten by Indradev Curpen
Mauritius and India have had close links for nearly half a century. Even before the establishment of diplomatic links, India looked upon the island with a fraternal eye as most of its population is of Indian origin.
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Friday, 09 August 2013 09:01 Written by Indradev Curpen
An Electoral Reform is in the offing since quite a long time now. Parliamentarians expected the matter to be discussed in the first session of the National Assembly this year but they had to deal with punctual national issues pertaining to morality, security and economy.
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Friday, 02 August 2013 09:01 Written by News On Sunday
Baljinder Sharma has had a slightly unconventional career. After graduating in engineering, he worked for HCL Ltd one of India’s top IT companies for about three years followed by a short stint with a local IT firm in Mauritius.
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Friday, 19 July 2013 08:00 Written by Indradev Curpen
Shekur Suntah made his debut in 1981 as Civil and Structural Engineer in the UK after graduating in Civil Engineering from the University of Leeds in 1980. In 1987 he took up employment with Sir Alexander Gibb & Partners (Mauritius) as Structural Engineer.
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Friday, 12 July 2013 08:00
Paul Chong Leung : “With the difficulties China met in some African countries, the Jin Fei project will have a second chance” FeaturedWritten by Indradev Curpen
Paul Chong Leong is a barrister since 1971. He studied in London, went into private practice until 1974, before he joined the magistracy. He became Attorney General in 1976 until 1982.
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