19 – 21 September 2018 | Trou aux Biches Beachcomber



45+ senior bankers from Africa and the region


Start date: Wednesday 19th September 2018:

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

End date: Friday 21st September 2018:

  • Gala night,7.30 p.m., Banyan, The Trou aux Biches Beachcomber
  • Accompanying partner is also invited to gala night.

A golf initation will be offered by MCB on Saturday 22nd September 2018 as from 8.00 a.m to 11.30 a.m

Return flights should be booked as from Saturday 22nd September to ensure your full participation to the event

Attendance to all sessions is mandatory


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


Conference: Casual smart


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


A series of 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.


The month of September is characterised by its mild temperatures during the day and cooler ones at night. The maximum temperature during the day is around 25-26° in coastal areas and two to three degrees cooler inland. 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 (, Portail Orange (, MTML (
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.