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Monetary Policy Committee cuts down Key Repo Rate to 3.50 per cent

Monetary Policy Committee cuts down Key Repo Rate to 3.50 per cent
Date:September 11, 2017|Domain:Economy & Finance--Economic Indicators

GIS - 11 September, 2017: The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Bank of Mauritius has brought down the Key Repo Rate by 50 basis points from 4.00 per cent per annum to 3.50 per cent per annum at its meeting held last week in Port Louis.  The


Global Competitiveness Index: Mauritius ranks first in Sub-Saharan Africa

Global Competitiveness Index: Mauritius ranks first in Sub-Saharan Africa
Date:October 04, 2016|Domain:Economy & Finance--Economic Indicators

GIS - 04 October, 2016: Mauritius is ranked first in Sub-Saharan Africa and 45th worldwide with regards the global competitiveness index of the Global Competitiveness Report 2016-2017 released on 30th September by the World Economic Forum. The coun


World Economic Freedom 2016: Mauritius First in Africa

World Economic Freedom 2016: Mauritius First in Africa
Date:September 19, 2016|Domain:Economy & Finance--Economic Indicators

GIS - 19 September, 2016: Mauritius tops the rankings in Africa and is placed at the 5th position worldwide with regard to Economic Freedom according to the Fraser Institute’s annual Economic Freedom of the World report released on 15th September 20


MPC cuts down Key Repo Rate to 4.00 per cent

MPC cuts down Key Repo Rate to 4.00 per cent
Date:July 22, 2016|Domain:Economic Indicators--Economy & Finance

GIS - 22 July, 2016: The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Bank of Mauritius has cut down the Key Repo Rate which stands at 4.40 per cent by 40 basis points to 4.00 per cent per annum at its meeting on 20 July 2016 in Port Louis. The MPC took


Statistics Mauritius organises workshop on SDGs Statistical Indicators

Statistics Mauritius organises workshop on SDGs Statistical Indicators
Date:May 31, 2016|Domain:Economy & Finance--Economic Indicators--International Relations

GIS - 31 May, 2016: A one-day workshop on the development of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Statistical Indicators at the initiative of Statistics Mauritius in collaboration with the UNDP opened this morning at the Cyber Tower 1 in Ebène. The


Monetary Policy Committee maintains Key Repo Rate at 4.4 per cent per annum

Monetary Policy Committee maintains Key Repo Rate at 4.4 per cent per annum
Date:February 23, 2016|Domain:Economy & Finance--Economic Indicators

GIS - 23 February, 2016: The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Bank of Mauritius has maintained the Key Repo Rate at 4.40 per cent per annum at its meeting held last week in Port Louis. The Committee reached to a decision taking into considera


MPC cuts down Key Repo Rate to 4.40 per cent

MPC cuts down Key Repo Rate to 4.40 per cent
Date:November 17, 2015|Domain:Economy & Finance--Economic Indicators

GIS - 17 November, 2015: The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Bank of Mauritius has cut down the Key Repo Rate which stands at 4.65 per cent by 25 basis points to 4.40 per cent per annum at its meeting on 09 November in Port Louis. The MPC to


Global AgeWatch Index 2015: Mauritius is ranked highest overall in the region

Global AgeWatch Index 2015: Mauritius is ranked highest overall in the region
Date:September 15, 2015|Domain:Economic Indicators--Social Security

GIS– 15 September 2015: Mauritius, according to the Global AgeWatch Index 2015 which rates countries according to the social and economic wellbeing of older people, at the 42th position, is ranked highest overall in the region and leads the way with


Achieving The Second Economic Miracle And Vision 2030 - Prime Minister presents Economic Mission Statement

Achieving The Second Economic Miracle And Vision 2030 - Prime Minister presents Economic Mission Statement
Date:August 24, 2015|Domain:Economic Indicators

​ GIS – 24 August 2015: Creating 100,000 new jobs within the coming five years in 10 sectors of the economy through major investment projects to the tune of Rs183 billion and achieving an average growth rate of 5.5 per cent annually as from 2017. 


Family Planning and Demographic Yearbook 2013: Highlights

Family Planning and Demographic Yearbook 2013: Highlights
Date:November 11, 2014|Domain:Economic Indicators

​GIS- 11 November 2014: The Family Planning and Demographic Yearbook 2013 outlining data on population trends, vital rates, family planning, and health service points for both Island of Mauritius and Island of Rodrigues has been published by the Min