Travel Mauritius Has Some of the Most Gorgeous Beaches on Earth — and It's Enticing Remote Workers With a New Long-stay Visa Program
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When you work from home, that home can be anywhere. So, why not set up shop on a? With the COVID-19 pandemic pushing more people to work remotely, has become the latest addition to a that have introduced new to attract remote workers.
The new Premium Travel Visa for Mauritius is available to all non-citizens and valid for up to one year, though it can be renewed. Travelers interested in an extended stay must arrive to this island nation as a tourist, retiree, or as a professional traveling with their family and intending to work remotely.
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The MV Wakashio ran aground off Mauritius on July 25. Cracks emerged in the hull on Friday after the ship was battered by strong winds.The 300-meter MV Wakashio ran aground off the coast of Mauritius on July 25, and in the weeks since cracks have emerged in the hull after strong winds battered the ship.
Applicants must also show proof of their long-stay plans and have travel and health insurance coverage for the initial part of their stay. As with most programs in the new wave of long-stay visas, visitors in Mauritius are not allowed to enter the country’s workforce and must have a source of income outside of Mauritius. Other supporting evidence that must be supplied include details about the applicant’s purpose of visit and their accommodations, as well as other basic immigration requirements.
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Mauritius is an island nation located off the eastern coast of Madagascar, and it normally draws visitors with its tropical lagoons, soft-sand beaches, and hiking opportunities in lush green forests.
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According to the, the island nation has had 439 confirmed COVID-19 cases and 10 deaths. All incoming travelers are required to complete a . Travelers must also provide proof of a negative PCR test administered no more than seven days prior to the departure date of their flight to Mauritius, as well as undergo tests on the day of arrival and again on days seven and 14 of their stay, .
The online platform with applications for the Premium Travel Visa is not yet available, but will be soon, according to government officials. For more information, visit theof the Mauritius Economic Development Board.
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