• Mauritius: Africa’s top property investment spot

    If you’ve got a disposable income and want to diversify your property investment portfolio, then the Indian Ocean island of Mauritius is where you should be looking

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  • Mauritius as a trade finance centre in Africa

    The second edition of the Mauritius Trade Finance Conference 2016, organised by the Global Trade Review was held on the 10th November 2016. The objective of the conference was to bring together local and international trade institutions, financiers and exporters to share expertise and explore the role Mauritius is playing as primary trade finance hub and an international financial centre. 

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  • Mauritius ranked Africa’s most competitive economy

    Mauritius has been ranked the most competitive country in Africa, followed by South Africa, according to the World Economic Forum’s Global Competitiveness Index (GCI) 2016-17.

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  • Foreign investment in Mauritius jumps by 69% in first half of 2016

    Foreign direct investment in Mauritius grew 69% year-on-year in the first half of 2016, to 7.96bn rupees ($222m), driven by real estate, financial services and manufacturing, the board of investment said on Thursday.

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  • Alpari expands in South African markets with new headquarters in Mauritius

    The famous international online broker Alpari Limited today opened a new international headquarters the Republic of Mauritius to target the growing opportunities in the region, particularly in the African and Indian markets.

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  • Mauritius eyes more Indian tourists; organises road shows

    With increasing numbers of Indian tourists visiting Mauritius, the island nation is promoting itself as an affordable luxury tourist destination with focus on wedding and golf. 

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  • Mauritius, the most technology-savvy economy in sub-Saharan Africa

    According to The Global Information Technology Report 2016 themed “Innovating in the Digital Economy”, released by the World Economic Forum, Mauritius ranks 49th globally out of 139 countries in Network Readiness Index, a key component of the report.  Mauritius retains its first position as the most technology-savvy economy in sub-Saharan Africa.

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  • Mauritius to hold summit next month to bring in investment

    Looking to attract investment from Indian companies in Mauritius and other African nations through its shores, the island nation today said it will organise a partnership summit next month. 

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  • Air Mauritius considering partnering Air Madagascar

    Air Mauritius (MK, Mauritius) has expressed an interest becoming a strategic partner to fellow Indian Ocean operator Air Madagascar (MD, Antananarivo).

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  • Capacity Building of Technical and Skilled Workforce to Enhance Economic Development of Mauritius

    The crucial role played by education and training in building the capacity of a workforce with the cognitive and technical skills and competencies in enhancing the sustainable economic development of Mauritius was highlighted by the Minister of Education and Human Resources, Tertiary Education and Scientific Research, Mrs Leela Devi Dookun-Luchoomun, yesterday in Ebène.

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