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Post- Independence of Mauritius

Mauritius FreeportMauritius gained independence from Britain in 1968, after a long negotiation path in London, while choosing to remain a member of the Commonwealth as many other countries. The parliamentary system is based on the Westminster Privacy Council and the Queen of England is still the way to play a final appeal courts. After independence, when Prime Minister Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam, has managed to forge a nation out of disparate ethnic elements, the country assumed the status of republic, with a president replacing the Governor General, in 1992, historic year for the Mauritian nation. Mauritius stall called a "Miracle of peaceful coexistence," for how people with roots in Europe, Asia and Africa, living side by side in harmony and respecting the culture and religion of one and the other. The population of 1.2 million souls, is Hindu religious component, Christian, Muslim and Buddhist. Today, one of the key qualities of this country, it is the non-racism. The official language is generally recognized as English but everyone speaks French. This is the only country in the world where French is progressing faster than English and Creole, a dialect derived from Old French. But as it is also a population of so many different languages growing such as: Hindi, Urdu and Mandarin are also fluent.

Harmony in Mauritius amongst childrenMauritius stall called a "Miracle of peaceful coexistence," for how people with roots in Europe, Asia and Africa, living side by side in harmony and respecting the culture and religion of one and the other. The population of 1.2 million souls, is Hindu religious component, Christian, Muslim and Buddhist. Today, one of the key qualities of this country, it is the non-racism. The official language is generally recognized as English but everyone speaks French. This is the only country in the world where French is progressing faster than English and Creole, a dialect derived from Old French. But as it is also a population so different growing Hindi, Urdu and Mandarin are also fluent.