Dr Rama Sithanen

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tribune Économie

Is there really a trade off between saving lives and protecting livelihoods ?  The evidence. 1. Trump and the supporters of a health- economy trade

tribune Économie

The new income tax cure is confusing, regressive and lacks coherence 1. What the Minister of Finance unambiguously stated in his budget speech At

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While only employees of the private sector and self-employed will pay the CSG tax, the benefits will accrue to every single person above 65 years.

tribune Société

Without Government massive support, Air Mauritus will simply go under. Economist and ex-Finance minister Rama Sithanen gives us his views on the

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Dear Prime Minister, I am writing this letter both as a concerned citizen and a former Minister of Finance with some knowledge of and experience in

tribune Société

How to choose among four different evils : higher taxes, economic austerity, unsustainable debt or some limited ‘helicopter money’?  1. Conventional

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tribune Économie

The debate on the role and contribution of the International Financial Centre (IFC) of Mauritius is spiralling in acrimony unnecessarily. As long as

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PART 1 Introductory remarks  Let us be frank. Ministers of Finance across the world always try to shine a better light on their budget by resorting

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In view of the forthcoming Budget which will be presented next Monday, the former Minister of Finance writes the third part of a series of articles.

In view of the forthcoming Budget which will be presented next Monday, the former Minister of Finance writes the third part of a series of articles.

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tribune Économie

In view of the forthcoming Budget which will be presented next Monday, the former Minister of Finance assesses the performance of Government after fo

tribune Économie

In view of the forthcoming Budget which will be presented next Monday, the former Minister of Finance writes a series of articles. In the first one,

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Falling unemployment does not always mean rising employment. Based on empirical evidence, the unemployment figure has become a completely irrelevant

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Growth not the only fly in the economic ointment Self-criticism can be a painful but often cathartic act. The usually suave Lutchmeenaraidoo broke r