Category Archives: Economics

Invest in Mauritius, there’s lots more than real-estate.

While researching the keywords ‘invest in Mauritius’, one is flooded with real estate offers so much that it misleads people to understand that this is the only option for investment on the island. Investing in real estate is one thing … Continue reading

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Living in Mauritius, changes to residency permit schemes

In its quest of making Mauritius a destination of excellence, the government has brought changes to its already attractive residency permit schemes. The strategy of opening the doors of the island, in a selective way, has proven to be effective … Continue reading

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How to open a restaurant in Mauritius

Opening a restaurant in a world renowned tourist destination makes total sense. We tell you how to open your restaurant in Mauritius Continue reading

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Mauritius employment laws & regulations, the contract of employment

Given the success of our article (back in 2015), we thought necessary to come up with more information on employment relations in Mauritius. This article may hopefully give everyone an insight into the content of a usual contract of employment. … Continue reading

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Mauritius, will the Tiger wake-up?

The long-awaited annual budget presentation has finally revealed its secrets. Many were waiting the finance minister’s to stumble but he didn’t, fortunately. I do not have any political preferences but I need to say that Pravind Jugnauth, in my opinion, … Continue reading

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Good bye 2015, Welcome 2016

  It’s been six long months since the last article was published on this blog. My sincere apologies to all readers. We were kept up on heavy projects that required the mobilization of our whole team. Things have been living, … Continue reading

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The rise of public tempo (Creole translation: Nissa la monter)

The general elections are at our door-steps. The population is holding its breath…and its frustrations. The common man gets a sense of his importance now, like he does every 5 years. From the tip of his pencil on polling day, … Continue reading

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Acquisition of business in Mauritius – how to avoid the traps.

While reading the news or browsing through online forums and other social media, one often comes across sad stories of foreigners getting trapped after buying what promised to be a lucrative business venture.  Victims are often investors who want to … Continue reading

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Mauritius, Work-in-Progress

The annual budget speech of Minister of Finance, Xavier-Luc Duval, reveals a very promising future for Mauritius. Government confirms its strategy to transform the country into a business center of excellence. The Minister has so far produced excellent results, no … Continue reading

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