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MRIC launches special call for proposals for fast-track innovative projects to counter impacts of Covid-19

Date:4/6/2020 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Health--Business & Industry

GIS - 06 April, 2020: The Mauritius Research and Innovation Council (MRIC) is launching a Special Call for proposals for fast-track innovative projects to counter the impacts of Covid-19. The deadline for submitting application is Friday 17th Ap

Mauritius records recovery of first four Covid-19 patients

Date:4/6/2020 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Health

GIS– 06 April, 2020: Mauritius recorded the first four cases of recovery from the Covid-19. From the 470 tests carried out within the last 24 hours, 17 positive cases were detected today bringing the total to 244 cases as compared to 227 cases yeste

Covid-19 response: Government to airlift 231 tons of medical equipment from China

Date:4/5/2020 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Health

GIS – 05 April 2020: Government has ordered 231 tons of medical equipment from China. Two Air Mauritius flights have been chartered to take delivery of a minimum of 40 tons of those supplies this Friday 10 April 2020, the first in a series of flight

Covid-19: Additional social measures to support and protect vulnerable groups

Date:4/4/2020 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Health--Social Security

GIS - 04 April, 2020: All Government actions taken amid the Covid-19 outbreak are geared towards relieving the population from its adverse socio-economic effects and providing support to vulnerable groups. In this context, a home to home payment

Government’s health care plan bolstered to contain Covid-19 pandemic

Date:4/3/2020 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Health

GIS – 03 April, 2020: The health care plan comprising proactive measures bolstered by Government to contain the pandemic, has enabled some 3155 tests to be conducted, as at date, including some 600 tests yesterday. Mauritius counts an additional

Covid-19: Death toll rises to seven in Mauritius, with 169 positive cases

Date:4/2/2020 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Health

GIS – 02 April 2020: The death toll in Mauritius from the novel coronavirus increased to seven and according to latest figures, cases of infections stand at 169. The latest situation reports and numbers were provided by the spokesperson of the Nat

Covid-19: Special arrangements for students and motor vehicle owners

Date:4/1/2020 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Health--Education & Training--Public Infrastructure

GIS - 01 April, 2020: Several measures have been put in place by Government to cater for the pedagogical needs of students and to support motor vehicle owners amid the Covid-19 outbreak in the country. These were announced, today, by the Vice-Prime

154 cases of Covid-19 reported within a span of two weeks

Date:4/1/2020 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Health

GIS - 01 April, 2020: Mauritius has at date recorded 154 Covid-19 cases with five deaths, which shows that the virus is propagating at an unprecedented speed within a span of two weeks since the first case of covid-19 virus was registered on 18 Marc

Covid-19: Government proposes set of measures to support households and communities

Date:3/31/2020 12:00:00 AM

GIS – 31 March, 2020: Government has put forward a set of measures to support households and communities, following the extension of the curfew order to 15 April 2020, and the reopening of supermarkets and shops on 02 April 2020 under strict sanitar

PM: Sanitary Curfew to be extended till 15th April 2020

Date:3/30/2020 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Health

GIS - 30 March, 2020: The Prime Minister, Mr Pravind Kumar Jugnauth, announced that the sanitary curfew which started on 23 March at 20 00 hours will be extended till 15 April 2020 at 20 00 hours following an increase in the number of Covid-19 cases