An island full of emotion
Stunning scenery, pleasant year-round climate, welcoming people, solid development and infrastructure and the availability of high standard health care and education make Mauritius a top destination for the purchase of a primary or holiday residence.
Recognized by the international community for its strong economy and stable political system, the country positions itself as the main regional and African platform for banking and financial services.
Strategically located in the Indian Ocean, 12 hours from Europe, 6 from Dubai and 4 from South Africa, it remains among the most sought-after destinations in the world.
Mauritius is renowned among international organizations for continuous improvement in its “doing business” regime. The country is acclaimed today as a leading investment destination and ranks first in the Sub-Saharan countries on several international indexes.
- Ranked 1st World Bank Doing Business 2017
- Ranked 1st Ibrahim Index of Good Governance
- Ranked 1st Global Competitiveness Index 2016 – 2017
- Ranked 1st Economic Freedom of the World 2016 (Fraser Institute)
With an economy showing positive growth for more than 25 years, a stable political climate and low crime rate, Mauritius has become a prime destination for foreign investors seeking something special from life.
Over the past years, the country has strengthened its legislative and regulatory framework and has been very committed to adopting international best business practices, particularly with new anti-money laundering measures that promote economic development while ensuring transparency, good governance and adherence to ethical norms. The country has also enacted anti-terrorist legislation. It is equally important to highlight that Mauritius has a skilled workforce.
In addition, Mauritius possesses modern and reliable infrastructures and communication facilities:
- International standard health facilities
- Educated labour force
- Good road infrastructure
- International satellite TV channels
- International education facilities
- Excellent internal and external communication networks
- A modern and efficient port
- Broadband fibre cable connectivity
The diversity and richness of cultures are what gives Mauritius its originality and charm, with inhabitants of European, African, Indian, Chinese or mixed origins living in harmony on the island and practicing Christianity, Hinduism, Islam and Buddhism as main religions.
The country is a rare example of social peace and unity in a multi-cultural society, admired by the rest of the world.