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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


Mauritius ranks 28th worldwide in Overall Ease of Doing Business 2015

Mauritius ranks 28th worldwide in Overall Ease of Doing Business 2015
Date:October 30, 2014|Domain:Economic Indicators--Economy & Finance

​GIS - 30 October 2014 :  Mauritius tops Africa's Sub-Saharan economies and is ranked at the 28th position worldwide on Overall Ease of Doing Business, according to the World Bank group's Doing Business 2015 Report entitled: Going Beyond Efficiency,


MPC maintains Key Repo Rate at 4.65 per cent

MPC maintains Key Repo Rate at 4.65 per cent
Date:October 29, 2014|Domain:Economy & Finance--Economic Indicators

GIS - 29 October, 2014: The Key Repo Rate has been maintained at 4.65 per cent per annum by the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Bank of Mauritius following its meeting held on Monday 27 October in Port Louis.   The MPC took this decision af


Global AgeWatch Index 2014 ranks Mauritius first in Africa

Global AgeWatch Index 2014 ranks Mauritius first in Africa
Date:October 22, 2014|Domain:Social Security--Economic Indicators--International Relations

​GIS – 22 October 2014: Mauritius ranks 38 overall on the Global AgeWatch Index 2014, coming top in the African region. HelpAge International launched, earlier this month, the Global AgeWatch Index 2014 rating 96 countries according to the social an


Global Competitiveness Report: Mauritius Ranks First in Sub-Saharan Africa

Global Competitiveness Report: Mauritius Ranks First in Sub-Saharan Africa
Date:September 04, 2014|Domain:Economy & Finance--Economic Indicators

GIS - 04 September, 2014:  Mauritius is ranked first in Sub-Saharan Africa and 39th worldwide in the Global Competitiveness Report 2014-2015 published by the World Economic Forum on 2nd September. The country has improved its ranking by climbing six


MPC Maintains Key Repo at 4.65% per annum

MPC Maintains Key Repo at 4.65% per annum
Date:July 15, 2014|Domain:Economy & Finance--Economic Indicators

​GIS - 15 July, 2014: The Key Repo Rate has been maintained at 4.65 per cent per annum by the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Bank of Mauritius following its meeting held yesterday in Port Louis.   The MPC took this decision taking into con


MPC Maintains Key Repo Rate at 4.65% per annum

MPC Maintains Key Repo Rate at 4.65% per annum
Date:May 06, 2014|Domain:Economic Indicators--Economy & Finance

​GIS - 06 May, 2014: The Key Repo Rate has been maintained at 4.65 per cent per annum following a meeting of the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Bank of Mauritius held last week in Port Louis.   The MPC took this decision taking into conside


Social Progress Index 2014 Ranks Mauritius First in Sub-Saharan Africa

Social Progress Index 2014 Ranks Mauritius First in Sub-Saharan Africa
Date:May 05, 2014|Domain:Economic Indicators

GIS - 05 May, 2014: Mauritius is ranked first in Sub-Saharan Africa and 34th worldwide according to the ratings of the Social Progress Imperative in its latest publication of the Social Progress Index 2014 released last week.   With a total score


MPC Maintains Key Repo Rate at 4.65% per annum

MPC Maintains Key Repo Rate at 4.65% per annum
Date:February 10, 2014|Domain:Economic Indicators--Economy & Finance

GIS - 10 February, 2014: The Key Repo Rate has been maintained at 4.65 per cent per annum following a meeting of the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Bank of Mauritius held last week in Port Louis. The MPC took this decision taking into consi


Forbes Best Countries for Business 2013: Mauritius Ranked 29th Worldwide

Forbes Best Countries for Business 2013: Mauritius Ranked 29th Worldwide
Date:January 09, 2014|Domain:Economic Indicators--Economy & Finance

GIS - 09 January, 2014: Mauritius is the only African country among the top 40 economies worldwide for doing business, according to the Forbes eighth annual survey of the Best Countries for Business 2013 released in December 2013. The country whic