Guest
2 - 4 October 2019 | TROU AUX BICHES BEACHCOMBER GOLF RESORT & SPA

Essentials

Participants

30+ senior bankers from Africa and the region

PROGRAMME

Start date: Wednesday 2nd October 2019

  • Registration of participants, 8.30 a.m. at Trou aux Biches Beachcomber Conference Room

End date: Friday 4th October 2019

  • Optional events like organised shopping trips or golf initiation will be proposed afterwards for those interested.

Return flights should be booked as from Saturday 5th October to ensure your full participation to the event


Attendance to all sessions is mandatory



AFT’s 10 years celebration
You are cordially invited to a beach sundowner and dinner as from 6.00 p.m., on Thursday 3rd October.
Venue: Le Deck Beach Restaurant, Trou aux Biches Beachcomber
Dress Code: Smart casual with a touch of your country
Accompanying partner is also invited to the dinner.

PREREQUISITES

Good command of English
Senior Executives and decision makers
Experience in correspondent and international transactional banking

DRESS CODE

Conference: Casual smart



FOREIGN EXCHANGE

Should you wish to change your foreign currency in Mauritian Rupees, kindly call at the MCB forex counter situated inside the airport premises.

WORKSHOP & DEBATES

Two mini-workshops (including brainstorming, future envisioning exercises, informative exchange of views and creative presentations) on various themes of relevance to the African banking community will be organised among the participants. Your contribution through sharing of knowledge and experience will be crucial during this exercise.



WEATHER / TEMPERATURE

The month of October is characterised by gradually rising temperatures during the day, with highs around 25°C and average lows of 20°C. It is generally a warm month as it is close to the summer season. Please note that, as you will be staying at a beach resort, nights can be cooler outdoors.

Handy Tips

International country Calling code : +230
Time Zone : MUT (UTC +4) Mauritius is four hours ahead of Greenwich Mean Time and three hours ahead of mid-European Time
(2 hours difference during the winter time, and 4 hours difference during the summer time)
Sim card : Emtel (www.emtel.com), Portail Orange (www.orange.mu), MTML (www.chili.mu)
Internet TLD : .mu
Electricity : 220 volts AC, 50Hz. British-style plugs with three square pins are commonly used in hotels; you can often find European-style sockets (two round pins) as well
VAT Refund paid on departure at the MCCI Tax Refund Counter at SSR International Airport
Only purchases from shops authorised by the Mauritius Revenue Authority (MRA) and registered with the MCCI displaying the "TAX REFUND" sign are entitled to the refund.