Category Archives: Investment

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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Why do you need a consultant to invest, work or live in Mauritius?

Any foreigner who wishes to work, live or stay in Mauritius requires assistance from an expert.  Taking my own example, I would never take the risk of moving my family to a foreign land without consulting with experts. True : … 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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How to get an Investor Occupation Permit in Mauritius

  Mauritius is an excellent destination; either for short or long term.  One of the top performing economies of Africa, the island is viewed as a very interesting business jurisdiction as it offers a set of modern and simple features … 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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Labour Law for foreigners planning to work and live in Mauritius

Mauritius, and without any doubt, is now positioned as a leading international business centre. This is the result of a combination of factors: the vision of our leaders, constant investment and effort over the years and implementing a well defined … 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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