Britain split the archipelago off from its colonial island territory of Mauritius in 1965, three years before granting independence to Mauritius - minus the islands.
India and Mauritius will sign at any moment a comprehensive economic cooperation agreement which will stimulate trade and investment in the region, he said at a State Bank of Mauritius event here.
The two leaders met on the sidelines of the 15th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas after the inauguration of the event, where Jugnauth was the chief guest and keynote speaker.
Rath has spent 17 years with India’s third-largest private sector lender across various roles and verticals and more than 26 years of industry experience.
The three-day talks for the agreement, which is officially dubbed as the Comprehensive Economic Cooperation and Partnership Agreement (CECPA), will start from Wednesday, a government official said.
Rajamony was representing India in a four-day ICJ hearing, which began on Monday, on the request for advisory opinion by the UN General Assembly in the matter.
The three-day talks for Comprehensive Economic Cooperation and Partnership Agreement (CECPA) started here on Tuesday, a government official said.
The merger is aimed at rationalising foreign subsidiaries to ensure optimised legal entity structure and eliminate multiple record-keeping, thus reducing expenditure considerably, the company said in a regulatory filing.
Gurib-Fakim, Africa's only female head of state, has been accused of using a bank card provided by an NGO to make personal purchases.
"OCI card facility to the people of Indian origin living in Mauritius will further strengthen ties between the two countries," the chief minister, who is on an official visit to Mauritius, said. OCI is a scheme that was introduced in response to demands for dual citizenship by the Indian diaspora.
Speaking at a funtion in Mauritius during visit, he mentioned the long ties with the island nation which started with the arrival of people in large numbers from UP in the early 19th century for working in sugarcane fields.
According to a BSE filing today, First Carlyle Ventures Mauritius sold 1.10 crore shares, representing 9.86 per cent of Cyient Ltd.
The chief minister, who flies to Port Louis from Mumbai tomorrow morning, will be on a three-day visit to Mauritius, during which he will participate in the Pravasi Bhartiya Diwas -- a mega event to woo investors -- Principal Secretary (information) Awanish Awasthi told PTI today.
The company is looking to increase its overseas order book to Rs 10,000 crore from the present Rs 700 crore in the next five years, Anoop Kumar Mittal, CMD, NBCC said.
Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman also said the negotiations for a free trade agreement are a continuous process and it is difficult to set a timeline for their conclusion.
In a diplomatic blow to Britain, the General Assembly yesterday voted by 94 to 15 to ask the Hague-based court to examine the legal status of the Chagos Archipelago, which Mauritius maintains is part of its territory that has been unlawfully claimed by the UK since 1965.
Mauritius Prime Minister Pravind Kumar Jugnauth today said a comprehensive economic cooperation pact with India is being negotiated that will boost bilateral trade and cross-border investments.
The implementation of a tax treaty with Singapore and Mauritius could mean the end of p-notes as we know them,
NBCC has won Rs 250 crore order from the Mauritius government to build the new Supreme Court building. The company has been appointed as the project management consultant.
Mauritius saw Indian tourists' arrivals of 83,000 in 2016 which was 15 percent more than arrivals in previous year, Mauritius Tourism Promotion Authority (MTPA) India, Country Manager, Vivek Anand said here.
Out of the 3,000 participants attending WEF 2017, 21 percent will be made up of women, compared to the reported 9-15 percent figure seen during 2001 to 2005, and the 18 percent seen in 2016.
Facing crisis in the sugar sector, Mauritius today signed a pact with India -- the world's second biggest producer of the sweetener, to gain expertise and support for diversifying the sugar business, especially of cooperative mills in the island nation.
Govt unlikely to change GAAR‘s implementation date; amended CBDT rules have â€œgrandfatheredâ€ investments made before April 1, 2017 exempting these from the anti-avoidance rule
Fearing a rise in their business costs, some foreign portfolio investors have knocked on the doors of markets regulator Sebi and Finance Ministry for greater clarity on taxation rules for indirect transfer of securities, especially after revision to treaties with key jurisdictions like Mauritius, Cyprus and Singapore.