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Mauritius Brief Information

POLITICAL SYSTEM According to A2zgov, Mauritius is a parliamentary republic and part of the Commonwealth. Independence from British colonial rule was proclaimed on March 12, 1968, but Mauritius still remained a constitutional monarchy. The Queen of England appointed a governor who ruled the island on her behalf. March 12, 1992 The island was proclaimed a… Read More »

Mauritius Arts and Literature

Literature, drama and theater Since independence in 1968, English has been the official language. However, the French language has continued to be the most prestigious literary language. The first major author to write in French was Léoville L’Homme (1857–1928), belonging to the Creole population. During the first half of the 20th century, Robert-Edward Hart was… Read More »

Mauritius Sightseeing Places

Money National currency: 1 Mauritius Rupee corresponds to 100 cents. Currency abbreviation: MUR – ABBREVIATIONFINDER.ORG Banknotes are available in the values ​​of 2,000, 1,000, 500, 200, 100, 50 and 25 MUR. Coins worth 20, 10, 5 and 1 MUR. Currency exchange: Money can be exchanged in exchange offices, banks, hotels and at the airport. Exchange… Read More »