CABINET DECISION – 10 JULY 2017
Cabinet has agreed to the introduction of the Economic Development Board Bill into the National Assembly. The objects of the Bill are to consolidate, reform and streamline the law relating to investments and promotion, and provide for the setting up of the Economic Development Board as a body corporate, which shall, inter alia, –
(a) provide strong institutional support for strategic economic planning and ensure greater coherence and effectiveness in economic policy formulation;
(b) promote Mauritius as an attractive investment and business centre, a competitive export platform, and an international financial centre; and
(c) facilitate both inward and outward investment, and ensure a conducive competitive business environment.