About Mauritius

Strategically located in the Indian Ocean and endowed with stunning scenery, a pleasant year-round climate, a welcoming population and high standards of healthcare and international schooling, Mauritius remains a premier destination for a primary or holiday residence.

Recognized by the international community for its strong economy and stable political system, the country has positioned itself as the main regional and African platform for banking and financial services.


Acclaimed today as a leading investment destination, the country ranks first in the Sub-Saharan countries on several international indices.

  • 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)

Over the years, the country has significantly strengthened its legislative and regulatory framework in its committment to adopting international best business practices.Particularly notable are new anti-money laundering measures that promote economic development while ensuring transparency, good governance and adherence to ethical norms.

Additionally, Mauritius has excellent communication facilities, a modern and reliable infrastructure and world-class facilities and amenities that include:

  • 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 at the core of Mauritius's originality and charm, with inhabitants from European, African, Indian, Chinese and 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 that is admired by the rest of the world.


Why Invest at Heritage Villas Valriche?

A safe and sought-after destination


Mauritius is considered one of the safest countries in the Indian Ocean region, with a low overall crime rate. It is a non-aligned country with strong and friendly relationships with the international community.


Political violence and civil unrest are extremely uncommon and protests, on the rare occasions they do occur, are conducted in a peaceful manner.


Moreover, as a multi-ethnic and multi-faith nation, Mauritius has managed its diversity far more successfully than its African counterparts.