02 Aug How to relocate to Mauritius!
Mauritius is a tropical island that conjures dreams and is the perfect destination for a dream holiday. Ranked among the most progressive economic players in Africa and being a hotbed for economic opportunities, the island also opens its doors for foreigners wishing to invest and relocate to Mauritius. Nothing beats acquiring luxurious properties and living in one of the world’s most magnificent islands topped with picturesque landscapes and surrounded by a serene blue sea.
Covid-19 left no stone unturned when it came to affecting nations across the globe and Mauritius was not spared. Fortunately, the island has been able to brace itself against the invisible threat with strict government protocols in place and is now heading towards an accelerated economic recovery. As Mauritius embarked on a new phase of deconfinement with the opening of its borders on 15 July 2021, the need for attracting foreign talents and investors still remains a priority. To complement this, the country has introduced a Premium Travel Visa having the aim to welcome esteemed travellers from 114 countries wishing to work remotely from the island for a period of one year. This premium travel visa enables opportunities for non-citizens who intend to stay in the country for a maximum period of one year as professionals willing to carry our business activities or work remotely from Mauritius or for retirees.
To qualify for this visa, interested applicants should be able to produce proof of their long stay plans as well as sufficient travel and health insurance for the initial period of stay. Applicants should also adhere to the following criteria of:
- Not to enter the Mauritius Labour Market
- Having a main place of business and source of income and profits that is outside of Mauritius
- Being in possession of documentary evidence to support application such as purpose of visit, accommodation etc
- Sticking to basic immigration requirements
Mauritius, a treasure trove for investment!
Mauritius provides a stable and secure environment for investors who are seeking to leverage the vast, untapped potential of the African mainland. Investors can also benefit from the vast network of Investor Protection and Promotion Agreement held with 23 African countries as well as Double Tax Avoidance Agreements.
In addition to the premium travel visa, Mauritius also offers various avenues like Permanent Residence Permit, Occupational Work Permit, Young Professional Occupation Permit or through the Acquisition of a Residency by Retirement, for foreigners wanting to relocate to Mauritius.
Mauritius captivates foreigners with its luxurious environment, cultural jewel and thriving coral kingdoms. Bringing the right combination of political, social and economic stability, the country is also the ideal destination for the ease of doing business. With new residency rules in place, foreigners have more flexibility than ever to come work and live in a cocooned environment.
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