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Sir Anerood Jugnauth is no more: The end of an era

Former Prime Minister and President of the Republic of Mauritius Sir Anerood Jugnauth is no more. SAJ, as he was affectionately called, passed away...

Women entrepreneurs in Mauritius invited to apply for WIA 54 scheme  

Women in Africa (WIA) invites women entrepreneurs from Mauritius to apply for an intensive programme that will boost their businesses and confidence by 7...

Dr Arvin Boolell calls for Relief Fund to help India and Madagascar

  Labour MP Dr Arvin Boolell has proposed the setting up of a Relief Fund to help India and Madagascar. Dr Boolell posted his message...

Mauritius in Lockdown: A dose of Vitamin Sea

Beaches in Mauritius stand completely desolated, with a strict lockdown currently in force in Mauritius since early March 2021. The Quarantine Act in force...

Dubai Police welcomes Ambassador Soodhun

The Dubai Police General Command has recently received His Excellency Showkutally Soodhun, non-resident Ambassador of Mauritius who paid a courtesy visit in order to...

Lockdown shopping by alphabetical order, a system adopted by many countries

  Lockdown shopping by alphabetical order, a system adopted by many countries On 31 March 2020, during the first lockdown imposed in Mauritius, the government decided...

Mauritius goes into lockdown until 25th March 2021

UPDATE  Friday 12 March 2021 1800hrs No new case registered during the day, the total remains at 99   UPDATE Friday 12 March 2021 0800hrs 43 new cases, bringing the...

Fruitful visit for Dr Subrahmanyam Jaishankar, External Affairs Minister of India

Mauritius and India have signed a $100 million Defence Line of Credit agreement during the official visit of Indian External Affairs Minister Mr Subrahmanyam...

Synthetic drug-addict son kills mother over brawl

Residents of Morcellement Frangipane, Circonstance, St Pierre are praising the Moka CID team for quick elucidation of the horrendous crime committed in their neighbourhood....

Larry the Cat completes 10 years as Chief Mouser at Downing Street

For the past 10 years, Larry has been prowling the gutters and sewers of Downing Street seeking out pests and cuffing rodents.  The cat has...

Warm welcome for first woman High Commissioner of India

The new High Commissioner of India, Mrs K. Nandini Singla called on Prime Minister Pravind Kumar Jugnauth today, Thursday 07 January 2021. They held...

Mauritius Africa Fintech Hub celebrates 2nd anniversary

Whilst COVID-19 is impacting businesses with lockdowns and physical barriers caused by social distancing measures between stakeholders in the FinTech ecosystem, it is also...

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Covid 19: A game changer for the PR industry in Mauritius

  With the global recession, most of the industries are trying to survive. The PR industry is no exception. Due to the economic slowdown, and...

NTC launches 15-seater vans to serve remote villages

Residents of St Hubert, Carreau Acacia and nearby villages in the south can heave a huge sigh of relief. The National Transport Corporation has...

Three ways leaders can build a positive team  

The COVID-19 pandemic has created a unique crisis for businesses, separated people from their workplaces, co-workers, and familiar daily routines. Rhena Bunwaree, a media...

Batiara: Our politicians’ favourite

Word of the Day Batiara: Our politicians’ favourite During a brawl erupted in the lunchroom of Mauritius Parliament on Thursday evening, between some members of the...