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News Mauritius » Economy: Op-Ed: South Africa and Mauritius – Why do countries reform?

News channel or source: https://www.dailymaverick.co.za/article/2018-02-21-op-ed-south-africa-and-mauritius-why-do-countries-reform/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

By GREG MILLS. Mauritius’ path to prosperity is well understood. From a low-income economy based around agriculture, principally sugar-cane, Mauritius has progressed quickly, diversifying through textiles, apparel and tourism into offshore financial and ...

News Mauritius » Economy: Africa’s little miracle nation turns fifty

News channel or source: http://africanarguments.org/2018/02/19/africas-little-miracle-nation-turns-fifty/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

The Bank of Mauritius has forecast growth of 4.2% for 2018. This would be enviable for many countries, but is a significant slowdown compared to the heady years of 1980s and 1990s when the economy expanded mostly on the back of the sugar industry ...

News Mauritius » Economy: Hiroyuki Nemoto: “Now is the perfect time to strengthen ties between Japan and Mauritius”

News channel or source: https://www.lexpress.mu/article/326782/hiroyuki-nemoto-now-perfect-time-strengthen-ties-between-japan-and-mauritius
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

We have been working with our partners at Enterprise Mauritius and the Board of Investment (who are now part of the Economic Development Board) for nearly a decade now. If you have to select one specific initiative whereby you have gathered a clear ...

News Mauritius » Economy: Mauritius – the Gateway to Global Tourism

News channel or source: https://www.eturbonews.com/177682/mauritius-gateway-global-tourism
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

Mauritius is an eastern African nation in the Indian Ocean, known for its unparalleled mix of beaches, coral reefs, mountains and warm hospitality – the perfect tourist destination. It was rated as the best performing economy in Africa, ranked 46th out ...

News Mauritius » Economy: More SA travellers breaking away to Mauritius

News channel or source: http://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/196/373/173679.html
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

With international travel and tourism cited as a key economic driver for Mauritius to create jobs, grow the economy and prosper local communities, this is all good news. A further endorsement for the Indian Ocean island as a favourite holiday destination ...

News Mauritius » Economy: Mauritius plans to set up sovereign fund to develop Fintech

News channel or source: http://www.moneycontrol.com/news/world/mauritius-plans-to-set-up-sovereign-fund-to-develop-fintech-2506911.html
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

Mauritius plans to establish a sovereign fund to provide seed ... Recognising the potential benefits of blockchain technology on the economy and society, and encouraging its development, the committee said it will take into account the use of latest ...

News Mauritius » Economy: Mauritius: IMF Chief of Mission for Mauritius Meets Prime Minister

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201802140694.html
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

Speaking about the IMF analysis of Mauritius's economic situation, Mr Sy indicated that it has remained mostly unchanged when it comes to growth, adding that the conclusion made in August 2017 that is, the economic growth remains constant is maintained.

News Mauritius » Economy: The Mauritius Connection: Big Businesses,Governments & Illicit Finance

News channel or source: https://countercurrents.org/2018/02/17/mauritius-connection-big-businessesgovernments-illicit-finance/
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

The notorious Mauritius route attracted adverse publicity in the stock ... that unregulated and illicit capital flows emanating from tax havens is good for the economy. There are compelling reasons that such illicit flows are more of a curse than a blessing.

News Mauritius » Economy: Mauritius makes plans for sovereign fintech fund

News channel or source: https://www.finextra.com/newsarticle/31669/mauritius-makes-plans-for-sovereign-fintech-fund
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

Financial authorities in Mauritius are contemplating the establishment of a sovereign ... related activities to encourage its development and recognise its potential economic benefits.

News Mauritius » Economy: In the footsteps of famous Bromley Resident Charles Darwin to Mauritius by Zahra D'Souza

News channel or source: http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/youngreporter/15991720.In_the_footsteps_of_famous_Bromley_Resident_Charles_Darwin_to_Mauritius_by_Zahra_D_Souza/
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Darwin documented his voyage around the world, including Mauritius in his famous publication ‘The Voyage ... still adorn around a quarter of the island and play a key role in the Mauritian economy. In Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam Botanical Garden in ...