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Wong Yen Cheong Marie Roland Alain


        Bio-data of Honourable Marie Roland Alain  WONG YEN CHEONG , M.S.K, MP

(4th Member for Constituency No.1 Port-Louis West / Grand River North West)

Minister of Social Integration and Economic Empowerment

Marie Roland Alain
Wong Yen Cheong
Marital Status Married 
Education Qualifications 2000: Human Resource Management - IATA Aviation Training and Development Institute Geneva
1997: Cabin Attendant Safety Difference Course on ATR 42 300 / 500, Air Training Centre (Airbus Industries)
1997: Cabin Crew Instructor Training Program – Court Flight Safety Johannesburg, South Africa
1995: Airline Training Manager and Instructor’s Fire Training Course - Manchester Fire Consultant, London
1995: Dangerous Goods Regulations, Classification, Assessment and Handling– IATA Dangerous Goods Training, New Zealand
1994: “Train the Trainer” Trainer Instruction – MAST Training Consultants Mauritius


 2013-2014: Chairman National Real Estate Corporation

 2012-2013: Chairman Mauritius Tourism Authority

 2009-2012: Sports advisor and coach

 2003-2009: Business Owner & Restaurant Manager, La Taniere Restaurant

 2001-2003: Hotel Manager - Denis Island Lodges Seychelles

 2001-2001: Cruise Director - Le Meridien Pearl of the Seychelles

 1999-2001: Centre Manager Mauritius Estates Development Corp (MEDCOR)

 1998-1999: Project Manager Milton Dales Construction (South Africa)

 1979-1999: Chief Purser & Flight Safety Instructor, Air Mauritius Ltd, Plaisance

 1978-1979: Physical Education Instructor St Andrews School, Rose-Hill


Member of Parliament as from December 2014

4th Member for Constituency No.1 Port-Louis West / Grand River North West

 December 2014 - 19 December 2016 : Minister of Civil Service & Administrative Reforms

 Minister of Environment, Sustainable Development, and Disaster and Beach Management as from 23 March 2016 to 19 December 2016

 Minister of Social Integration and Economic Empowerment as from 24 January 2017 to 12 November 2019​

Other Activities

Ranked No. 7 National Tennis men in 2001
1st and only person to complete the round Mauritius open sea swimming marathon: 200km in 54 hours over 9 days in 1999
21 times National Basketball Champion
Member of the Royal Life Saving Society (Mountbatten Royal award)
Sportsman of The Month, Mauritius Sports Council
Exclusive Honours from the President of the Republic for achieving a swimming tour round Mauritius.

Interest Honorary member of Mauritius Scuba Diving Association
Community swimming instruction
Fund Raising for The Disabled of Rodrigues
Fund Raising for the Homeless
President of Attila Sporting Club (1984-1987 & 1992-1995)
Official Address  
Residential Address

Hibiscus Way, Pointe aux Canonniers, Mauritius