The Government has put in place a number of business development programmes to assist entrepreneurs to grow their business such as:
Government refunds up to Rs 200,000 per year to SMEs to export their business activities through participation in international fairs.
- Mauritius Business Growth Scheme
The MBGS provides grants on a cost-sharing principle to bring in outside expert services or technical assistance.
- Leasing Equipment Modernisation Scheme (LEMS)
The government provides a line of credit to SMEs to providing affordable financing to SMEs for purchasing of equipment.
Companies having a green investment initiative can benefit from the Green Lending Scheme developed by L’Agence Francaise de Development in partnership with four commercial banks.
- Schemes under the Development Bank of Mauritius
The DBM provides an array of flexible support facilities to all companies, micro, small and medium, engaged in the socio-economic activities with value addition.
Provides equity financing to small and medium companies with significant growth potential.
Please refer to the following link on more information on the different Business Development Programmes.