SolarX Grand Challenge 2022-23
10 Mar 2023
One investment destination,
Many markets to conquer.
Leverage on our unparallel preferential market access to nearly 70% of the world’s population and benefit from a panoply of Free Trade Agreements.
Trade and Investment Platform for Africa.
The Government of Mauritius has implemented a Mauritius-Africa Strategy to promote Mauritius as a competitive and integrated trade and investment platform while increasing awareness of investment opportunities in Africa and incentivising in the continent.
Bilateral Agreements are viewed as a tool for promoting trade and investment. Mauritius can tap on the numerous bilateral agreements signed with the focus mostly towards countries in Southern and Eastern Africa to promote investment. Mauritius has signed 22 DTAs and 23 IPPAs with African States, as at date only 16 DTAs and 9 IPPAs have been ratified.
EDB collaborates closely with public authorities to drive administrative, legal and infrastructural reforms with main objective to continuously improve the business climate and create an ‘eco-system’ conducive to investment and trade. Facilitating business through simplified administrative procedures, digitalisation and infrastructural investment increases the competitiveness of the business environment, fostering enterprise creation and operation.