Budget day Mauritius

Expectations grow as budget day draws near

Expectations are rising as the 2012 budget nears. It will be presented in Parliament by Finance minister Xavier-Luc Duval on Friday. Rumours are rife that the Value Added Tax (VAT), currently at 15 per cent, will be increased. Speaking to The Independent, Federation des Travailleurs Unis (FTU) representative Atma Shanto stated that this move, if [...]

03 Nov 2011, The Independent Daily