Delegates to the 11th Regional Joint Parliamentary ACP/EU meeting which ended Friday in
It's Mauritian President Rajkeswur Purryag who launched the debates by asking the EU "to revise its decision of abolishing the internal EU sugar quota in 2017".
To that effect, the daily Le Mauricien wrote that Purryag estimated that the abolition of the internal quota of sugar production in
The paper quoted Purryag as saying that only competitive producers will survive with a decline in the price of sugar.
At the same meeting, as reported by Le Mauricien, the General Secretary of the
EU interim chief in
According to him, it is important to create some interfaces to facilitate private sector investment in Somalia.
This daily also reported that the EU will support the second phase of the "Smartfish" programme for another period of three and a half years for an amount of
This programme concerning fishing, governance, control and surveillance, trade and food security, should start in next March, according to the daily.
Regarding press freedom, Le Mauricien reports that
"The reasons for this decline are unknown but RWB observes that the past year has been marked by a tendency to use the concept of national security to deprive the population of the right to information", the daily wrote.
Another daily, L'express writes on the Mauritian textile sector that is getting into some trouble because of the decline of the South African rand.
The daily writes also about a big project of electricity production from renewable sources in
"This photovoltaic farm will provide the national grid with 15MW of electricity. It has installed a total of 60,800 solar panels of 250 watts each in the south-western part of the island," the daily wrote.
It reports also on two
In the daily "Le Matinal", Professor Mohee, vice-chancellor of the
It reported about the creation of a
"We want to contribute to the reduction of diabetes and obesity in the world through research and dissemination of knowledge", a high official from the
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