21 November 2014
Displaying items by tag: challenges
Friday, 08 November 2013 09:00
There is no such thing as reading the crystal ball about business, the clear-cut path to success is adopting scientific approach and refraining from outdated models that are out of touch with the real world.
Published in News
Monday, 16 September 2013 10:36
On a recent visit to the country in August 2013 (and previously in 2011 and 2010), I could see the heavy transformation that has been happening over the years. Looking at the visible scale of new urban development, I asked a few questions to ordinary people about perceived opportunities and problems; and what follows are a few reflections on key themes and challenges that could be relevant for the island to move on to its next phase of development. This is a measured attempt to provide food-for-thought to policy-makers, political decision-makers, planners, professional bodies and especially the youth, who represents the future. [by Dr Das Mootanah[i]]
Published in Blog
Friday, 08 March 2013 13:38
Often cited as a success story in this part of the world, Mauritius has, over the past 45 years, successfully transformed itself from a monocrop economy to a service-oriented and knowledge-based economy whilst still maintaining a solid industrial base.
Published in Magazine
Friday, 25 January 2013 12:00
2012 has been a very difficult year for many economies. From the Arab upspring to the Euro debt crisis, the focus in 2012 has been on Africa as the “life boat” destination to be.
Published in News
Friday, 28 December 2012 10:53
Radhakrishna Sadien is the president of the Government Servants Association, one of the most ancient trade unions of the island. Since late 70s until now he has been serving various trade unions and federations of state employees.
Published in Interview
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Selina Periampillai : Taste of Mauritius in London
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Two former magistrates challenge SAJ and Ramgoolam
Two magistrates have resigned from the judiciary to enter politics. Both are standing as candidates for the first time in…Written on Friday, 14 November 2014 14:00 in News Be the first to comment! Read 374 times Read more...
Pre-Primary School Graduation Ceremony : A holistic approach
Early Years Pre-Primary and Primary School held its graduation and award ceremony on Monday 10 November at the Rajiv Gandhi…Written on Friday, 14 November 2014 14:00 in Education Be the first to comment! Read 348 times Read more...
Catherine Boudet : “Labour-MMM Second Republic project: The strange transplant of a semi-presidential regime ‘à la française’”
The constitution of a Second Republic as proposed by the Labour-MMM Alliance has raised controversy among political parties, the civil…Written on Friday, 14 November 2014 14:00 in News Be the first to comment! Read 279 times Read more...
Bryan Charles, Managing Director of Porker Products Ltd : “Leadership is built on twin values: Character and Competence”
Bryan Charles, 35, tells us about his career path in Porker Products Ltd. He started working in this company in…Written on Friday, 14 November 2014 14:00 in People Be the first to comment! Read 218 times Read more...
Alliance Lepep bans MBC for ‘unfair reporting’
It’s a first for the Mauritius Broadcasting Corporation (MBC). Its journalists have been banned from covering any activities (door to…Written on Friday, 14 November 2014 14:00 in News Be the first to comment! Read 218 times Read more...
Women candidacy : A farce of political parties ?
The Labour/ MMM alliance presented 18% of women candidates for the general elections and it seems that Alliance Lepep will…Written on Friday, 14 November 2014 14:00 in News Be the first to comment! Read 187 times Read more...
Internet services : What our youngsters expect
There has been much debate over the democratisation of internet access and WIFI around the island. Internet connection is still…Written on Friday, 14 November 2014 14:00 in Education Be the first to comment! Read 181 times Read more...
Custody of girls to mother, father to pay Rs 6,000 alimony
Justice Rita Teelock sitting at the Supreme Court has granted the custody of two girls, who were living with their…Written on Friday, 14 November 2014 14:00 in Court News Be the first to comment! Read 153 times Read more...