Population: 1.30 mn.
GDP: $12.7 bn.
Debt: $10.9 bn.

The victory of the Militant Socialist Movement and the Parti Mauricien social démocrate coalition returned the veteran Anerood Jugnauth, 82, to the Premiership, promising to rebalance the economy, improve conditions for sugar and textile workers and maintain rapid growth in the financial services sector.

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  • Vol 51 No 9
  •  30th April 2010

CDC goes offshore

A mining company in which the British government is the biggest shareholder is using Mauritius-registered front companies to avoid paying millions of dollars in taxes on its mineral operations in Senegal and violating its own investment code. The CDC, for...

  • Vol 47 No 16
  •  4th August 2006

Budget bludgeon

Premier Ramgoolam's government faces up to European subsidy cuts and Chinese competition

  • Vol 46 No 13
  •  24th June 2005

The brightness is fading

The election campaign turns vicious as prosperity comes under threat

  • Vol 41 No 18
  •  15th September 2000


A quirky election result brings back old faces back to power again

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