Ranked by the World Bank as the best place to do business in Africa in 2018, Mauritius’ economy is expected to reach developed country status by the early 2020s.
The people of Mauritius are multi-ethnic, multi-religious, multicultural and multilingual. The island is known for its stability and attractiveness to foreign investors. Mauritius is highly ranked for democracy and for economic and political freedom. The principal pillars of the island's economy are manufacturing, financial services, tourism, and information and communications technology.
All the foreigners can acquire a freehold property with exclusive benefits. To facilitate and enhance real estate investment, the Mauritian government has come up with several incentives such as the Property Development Scheme (PDS), a new scheme which includes the IRS and the RES.
The benefits are numerous:
- Permanent residence permit for any purchase greater than or equal to 500,000 USD.
- Vast sandy beaches, deep green forests and fascinating historic locations.
- The island offers many attractive investment opportunities.