Budget Mauritius

Budget ’11 deficit forecast slashed

Mauritius’ economy is ending 2011 on a lighter note, having been able to reduce the budget deficit to 3.4 per cent against the 3.8 per cent forecasted; public debt is down to 53.8 per cent against the 54.2 per cent prevision and a growth percentage over 4.1 per cent, nearly touching base with the 4.2 [...]

20 Dec 2011, The Independent Daily

Transforming gender inequality through the budget

Vice Prime Minister and Minister of Finance Xavier Luc Duval presented his budget for the year 2012 at the National Assembly on Friday 4th November 2011. In this world economic crisis, Duval managed to propose action to transform gender inequality. The 2012 budget is in line with the SADC Protocol on Gender and Development targets [...]

14 Nov 2011, The Independent Daily

Budget Highlights

VAT, Duties, Other taxes, Small and Medium Enterprises, Resilience Plan made up of 4 strategies, Agro Industry and Fishing, Tourism, ICT, Sustainable Development, Social, Budget reactions

11 Nov 2011, business.mega.mu

Budget 2012 - Tourism: Towards The Classification Of Hotels

Tourism Minister, Michael Sik Yuen, announced that there would be specialist consultants for the classification of hotels and other tourist residences and guest houses in the informal sector.

07 Nov 2011, business.mega.mu

Special Budget - Financial Services: Diversification Of Products

The financial services sector, which has been very successful, continue to be the backbone of our economy.

07 Nov 2011, business.mega.mu

‘Pragmatic, tax friendly’ budget pleases experts

Chartered Accountants At a time when the global economy is slowly recovering from the recent financial crisis amidst a sluggish European zone and there balancing of global ecnomic activity, the Mauritian population was gratified with a budgetspeech which presented pragmatic measures to reinforce thegovernment’s economic and social agnda. In highlighting the need to promote growth [...]

07 Nov 2011, The Independent Daily

Important things youngsters need to know about the Budget 2012

Contrary to the traditional media, I will use a different approach to write about some main highlights about the 2012 budget presented this evening. Because my main blog audience remains YOU, the young generation!

04 Nov 2011, Yashvin, pages of my life

Budget 2012 - Kee Chong Li Kwong Wing condemns a tax increase for extravagant spending

While the finance minister, Xavier-Luc Duval said there is "a significant drop in state revenues for the year 2011" and 2012, will be difficult especially in the areas of export and tourism, Kee Chong Li Kwong Wing, MP and spokesperson of the Economic Committee of MMM shows him hostile to any increase in taxes, including value added tax (VAT).

01 Nov 2011, business.mega.mu

Les cinq grands axes du Budget 2012

Exercice périlleux pour Xavier-Luc Duval. Le ministre des Finances aura la difficile mission de présenter un Budget à mi-chemin entre l’économie et le social. Voici ce qui vous attend.

30 Oct 2011, business.mega.mu

Budget geared to create jobs

The Parti Mauricien Social Democrate (PMSD) held a political meeting at Terre Rouge on Sunda. Several speakers including party leader, Xavier Luc Duval, Tourism minister Michael Sik Yuen, Maurice Allet and Abbas Mamode addressed the party supporters. The vice-prime minister, minister of Finance and Economic Development, Xavier Luc Duval told the supporters that his first [...]

24 Oct 2011, The Independent Daily

Budget 2012: Preparations are well underway

Deputy Prime Minister Xavier-Luc Duval will meet the leaders of the Joint Economic Council on Tuesday to review the 'Budget Memorandum' of the private sector.

03 Oct 2011, business.mega.mu

Financial secretary forecasts the budget cuts

The policy of “cut costs at all costs” will prevail again

11 Aug 2011, business.mega.mu

Pre-budget consultation starts in Mauritius

The relaunch of the Mauritian economy is not yet confirmed

08 Aug 2011, business.mega.mu