As India closes tax avoidance loopholes through Mauritius, the offshore sector must make a choice. Will it apply the same short-term model to Africa or will we develop a full range of consultancy services for that truly benefit the continent?
The Panama papers have turned the spotlight of public opinion on tax avoidance. Will Mauritius continue to serve the interests of the global elite at the expense of our sisters and brothers in India and continental Africa?
Make ministers redundant! Keep basic services publicly owned but managed by private sector expertise – directly accountable to the National Assembly. Could such separation of powers unlock Mauritius’ potential?
In the early hours of Sunday morning, the Mauritian Police Force performed its “duty” in a manner eerily reminiscent of a scene from the acclaimed gangsta rap biopic “Straight outta Compton”.
Why does the President get paid more than the Prime Minister? Because one of her Constitutional roles is similar to the UK’s House of Lords. Her appointment was publicly popular, but is she up to the task?
In comparison to the bold plan for Highlands capital city, Heritage is little more than a quaint administrative village.
Penetrate the propaganda, blow away the smoke, break the mirrors and discover what the government’s signature project is all about.
Is the DPP accountable or is he above the law? Is the judiciary protecting him?
Why does the government deploy so many resources to check drivers’ licences and imprison drug users, but turns a blind eye to environmental law breakers?
With less than 200 birds, this species is endangered despite the efforts of the Mauritius Wildlife Foundation.