The Mauritius International Financial Centre (IFC), as an investment centre of choice, has been instrumental in driving quality investment in Africa, leading to sustained growth and prosperity across the Continent.
With the economic expansion of recent years and its pursuit to become a high-income economy, the Mauritian government is facilitating and encouraging expatriation of foreign talents, know-how and investment into the country.
The OECD’s Global Forum on Transparency and Exchange of Information for Tax Purposes has rated the Mauritius IFC as a “Compliant” jurisdiction under the new and enhanced peer review based on assessing compliance with international standards for exchange of information on request between tax authorities.
The 2018-2019 Mauritian Budget as presented by the Honourable Pravind Kumar Jugnauth, Prime Minister and Minister of Finance and Economic Development on Thursday, 14 June 2018 introduced new poles of economic growth aiming to create an inclusive high-income country based on innovation and sustainable value-creation. This business update sets out the propositions that directly impact the Global Business Sector and other key changes and implications.
Budget 2018-2019 lays emphasis on the opening up of the Mauritian economy and the country to the rest of the world in line with the vision of Government as regards the Transformative Journey of Mauritius to become a high income country.