Mindex launches Mauritius’ first official VASP

Mindex says Digital Custodian Limited will be live and operational from Q1 2023.
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Nov 30, 2022

SA VC firm 4Di partners Mauritian conglomerate to bolster prospects

Partners close US$25m fund to broaden Africa-based investment portfolio.
Jul 12, 2022

Mauritius makes mark at Paris start-up event

Eight start-ups from the island nation attended VivaTechnology in Paris to attract investment.

Venture capitalists plot pan-African disruption with Launch Africa Ventures

Introduced in July 2020, leadership believes venture has emerged as pan-Africa’s most active early-stage VC Fund.
Jan 12, 2022

Adapt IT International awarded prestigious MQA certification

This is a significant achievement and will position Adapt IT International as one of the elite group of MQA-certified training institutions in the country.
Sep 10, 2021

Woolworths looks to capitalise on digital retail with new service in Mauritius

Company says it is the first South African retailer to launch an online shopping platform in the island nation.

Mauritius Telecom rolls out 5G Experience Zones

Four my.t 5G zones deployed in Ebène, the University of Mauritius, Bagatelle Mall and La City Trianon.
May 12, 2021

Lobby groups fume over proposed new social media laws in Mauritius

Digital rights campaigners react to tabling of new amendments to the country’s ICT Act.

Mauritius home to Africa’s ‘first global multi-media hub’

First phase of MediaCity Mauritius project, under the Smart City of Beau Plan, to be completed in 2022.
Apr 15, 2021

Cable connecting SA, Mauritius, Reunion, Madagascar goes live

The 3 200km METISS submarine cable connects Mauritius with Africa and the world via Emtel’s points of presence in Johannesburg and Durban.
Mar 1, 2021

Mauritius’ first nanosatellite heads to space in May

First satellite images will be available one month after its launch.

Mauritius looks to lock-in Fintech regulation with new framework

Industry insiders say the move is a step in the right direction.