Board of Investment Mauritius

Four IHS projects

The Invest-Hotel Scheme (IHS), a new hotel concept, is now available to the Mauritian public. With regard to its economic importance, the Board of Investment (BOI) has said that the IHS is an investment strategy for wider participation of the Mauritian diaspora to ensure their direct involvement as investors, entrepreneurs and promoters of tourism. The [...]

30 Mar 2011, The Independent Daily

15,000 medical tourists expected this year

Medical tourism is an up-and-coming market. In its monthly bulletin of February 2011, the Board of Investment (BOI) mentions that 15,000 patients are expected to receive treatment in Mauritius this year. The target is to attract 100,000 foreign patients by the year 2020, which would contribute $ 1 billion to the economy. The BOI states [...]

03 Mar 2011, The Independent Daily

Blueprint on duty free island in offing

The Board of Investment (BOI) is working in consultation with the Ministry of Tourism and Leisure to prepare the blueprint to make Mauritius a duty free island. During his 2005-2006 budget, the minister of Finance had mentioned this, and in his last budget, he mentioned this again. But now we must speed up this project. [...]

03 Mar 2011, The Independent Daily

4 213 étrangers détiennent des “Occupational permits”

Quatre mille deux cent treize personnes sont actuellement détentrices d’un Occupational Permit à Maurice, selon les derniers chiffres remis à la presse par Maurice Lam, président du Board of Investment... Read more »

13 Feb 2011, KotZot