Mauritian Companies in Africa
(59 records)
A & W Wong Ltd.
ABC Group
Afrasia Bank
Anglo African Ltd
Apollo Tubes Ltd
ATS Ltd
Avitech
Bank One
Beachcomber Ltd / New Mauritius Hotels Ltd
Blanche Birger

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Mauritius


BASIC FACTS

 

Area 2,040 Km2
Population 1.309 Millions
HDI Rank 80 (over 186 countries)
Capital City Port Louis (Pop: 155,600 (2009 est.)
Demographic distribution Indo-Mauritian 68%, Creole 27%, Sino-Mauritian 3%, Franco-Mauritian 2%
Spoken languages Creole 80.5%, Bhojpuri 12.1%, French 3.4%, English (official; spoken by less than 1% of the population), other 3.7%, unspecified 0.3% (2000 census)
Religious beliefs Hindu 48%, Roman Catholic 23.6%, Muslim 16.6%, other Christian 8.6%, other 2.5%, unspecified 0.3%, none 0.4% (2000 census)
Political regime MSM [Sir Aneerood JUGNAUTH], PMSD [Charles Gaëtan Xavier Luc Duval], MOUVEMENT LIBERATEUR OR ML [Ivan COLLNDAVELLOO], MOUVEMENT MILITANT MAURICIEN or MMM [Paul Berenger], MAURITIAN LABOUR PARTY or MLP [Navinchandra Ramgoolam], MAURITIAN SOLIDARITY FRONT or FSM [ Cehl FAKEERMEEAH]
Head of State Ameenah Gurib-Fakim (President), Sir Anerood Jugnauth (Prime Minister)
Associations with International Organisations African Union (AU); Non Aligned Movement (NAM); Indian Ocean Rim-Association for Regional Co-operation (IOR-ARC); Africa, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States (ACP); Indian Ocean Commission (IOC);Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA); Southern African Development Community (SADC); and the Commonwealth.
Investment Promotion Agency Board of Investment
(http://www.investmauritius.com/)
Sources: Foreign & Commonwealth Office, The World Factbook