Mauritius International Financial Centre conducts second leg of business forums in India

SA Army honours defiant members at medal parade

South Africa: The SA Army Headquarters Unit Medal Parade was a perfect way to lift the morale of the members who had, over the years, defied difficulties all the way to contribute towards its successes.

Free State hosts EXCO induction and capacity building session

South Africa: The newly composed Free State Provincial Government Executive Council (EXCO) is today, 22 March 2023, undergoing induction at OR Tambo House in Bloemfontein.

Botswana’s President Masisi to attend UN 2023 Water Conference

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Kenya celebrates International Day of forests to raise awareness

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Mauritius: The Mauritius International Financial Centre is currently pursuing its second leg of the multi-city business forums in India, at Bangalore on February 9, 2023. The International Financial Centre(IFC), with its multicity business forums, envisages to bridge Asia and Africa by strengthening the partnership that exists between India and Mauritius on multilateral aspects.

The business forum was attended by around hundred persons, which included the business leaders, fintech experts as well as prospective investors. The forum also laid its emphasis on the opportunities for investing in Mauritius and providing a thorough understanding of the strong, regulated and robust ecosystem the country offers for establishing and expansion of businesses.

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Furthermore, this forum also took up the opportunity to showcase the most innovative palette of new financial products in Mauritius, such as the VCC Plus, family office, green bond and the framework under its Virtual Asset and Initial Token Offering Services Act.

During the discussion event in Bangalore, India largely focused on showcasing Mauritius as an investment and fintech hub for investors all over. The event also acted as an enabler to network with India’s C – level executives across wealth, insurance, tax, legal and audit firms, etc.

The Minister of Financial Services and Good Governance at the conference focused on the rationale for Mauritius to be a destination of choice for investors for conducting business as a fintech and investment hub. 

Notably, Mauritius is undergoing a commendable FinTech Revolution. The Financial Services sector in Mauritius is experiencing a digital revolution, making technology a vital component in the financial services. Moreover, an apt ecosystem for the business to thrive is attracting investors towards Mauritius already.

Mauritius is already serving as a viable FinTech platform for several companies which aim for business expansion towards Africa, with its business climate and investment protection and Promotion Agreements (IPPA’s).

 

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SA Army honours defiant members at medal parade

South Africa: The SA Army Headquarters Unit Medal Parade was a perfect way to lift the morale of the members who had, over the years, defied difficulties all the way to contribute towards its successes.

Free State hosts EXCO induction and capacity building session

South Africa: The newly composed Free State Provincial Government Executive Council (EXCO) is today, 22 March 2023, undergoing induction at OR Tambo House in Bloemfontein.

Botswana’s President Masisi to attend UN 2023 Water Conference

Botswana: President Masisi is scheduled to attend the UN 2023 Water Conference, formally known as the Midterm Comprehensive Review of the Implementation of the UN Decade for Action on Water and Sanitation (2018-2028).

Kenya celebrates International Day of forests to raise awareness

Kenya: The United Nations General Assembly proclaimed 21st March the International Day of Forests in 2012 to celebrate and raise awareness of the importance of all types of forests.

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Mauritius rolls out new protocols for treatment of substance abuse disorders

Mauritius: The Minister of Health and Wellness, Dr Kailesh Kumar Singh Jagutpal, launched, this afternoon, at Caudan Arts Centre in Port Louis, a new Protocol regarding the treatment for opioid and psychoactive substances addiction intending to equip stakeholders, including doctors, nurses, social workers and therapists, with relevant tools for effective interventions.