Business in Mauritius
As the main business hub of Mauritius, Port Louis offers a number of exciting opportunities for trade, investment and industry. Mauritius has built its success on a free market economy and currently ranks as number one in Africa on the ‘Ease of Doing Business’ scale.
Mauritius’ stock exchange is considered one of the leading exchanges in Africa, with foreign investors flocking to the country to capitalise on its many business opportunities. Mauritius features an effective network of roads, modern buildings, business parks and a world-class logistics platform at its port and airport. A solid democratic status, independent judiciary and a sound legal system all contribute to the country’s standing as a highly appealing destination for business travellers.
Flights from South Africa to Port Louis, Mauritius
Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport, also known as Mauritius International Airport, is located approximately 48km southeast of Port Louis. It features a single terminal building with Arrivals on the ground floor and Departures on the upper level. A dining area is also available, as well as WiFi, a range of shops, bars and cafes, foreign exchange banking and ATMs. A regular bus service operates from the airport every 30 minutes and takes an hour to reach the city. Taxis are also readily available.
Accommodation in Port Louis, Mauritius
Port Louis is a bustling city with a melting pot of cultures. It is considered a very safe destination and is well-known for the hospitality of its inhabitants. A number of upmarket business hotels complete with WiFi, air conditioning and all of the usual amenities are available for business travellers of every budget. These range from 5-star luxury to more economical options.
Business travellers looking to treat clients to an impressive meal have an extensive selection of interesting cuisines to choose from. These include everything from African staples to more exotic influences of Southeast Asia and India. From South Africa to the shores of Mauritius, Flight Centre Business Travel is your ticket to an exceptional travel experience.