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Ministry of Health targets youngsters to mark World No Tobacco Day

Date:6/1/2020 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Health--Youth & Sports

GIS - 01 June 2020: Every year, on 31 May, the World Health Organization (WHO) and global partners celebrate World No Tobacco Day. This year following the outbreak of COVID-19, the Ministry of Health and Wellness will organise specific activities to

COMESA: Series of recommendations adopted by 8th Extraordinary Council of Ministers

Date:6/1/2020 12:00:00 AM

GIS - 01 June, 2020: The 8th Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) Extraordinary Council of Ministers, held recently via video conference, concluded with a series of outcomes and recommendations.  The objective of the Extraordinar

Resumption of oral and practical driving tests on 04 June 2020

Date:6/1/2020 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Law and Order

GIS – 01 June 2020: The Mauritius Police Force announced that oral and practical driving tests for all types of vehicles, which were scheduled to be conducted, both during and after the Covid-19 Sanitary Curfew period, will be rescheduled, in phases

Covid-19: Tourism Authority proposes set of measures for operators to resume their activities

Date:5/30/2020 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Tourism

GIS  – 30 May 2020: Operators in the tourism sector will be authorised to resume their activities, except for marine activities as from Sunday 31 May 2020, under strict sanitary measures. This was announced in a communique issuedby the Touris

Blood collection resumes as from 1st June 2020

Date:5/30/2020 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Health

GIS – 30 May 2020: The regular exercises of blood collection for analysis purposes will resume on Monday 1st June 2020, according to a communiqué released, today, by the Ministry of Health and Wellness. Collection of blood will be carried as usu

Reopening of market places as from 31 May 2020

Date:5/30/2020 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Public Infrastructure--Agriculture and Food Security

GIS – 30 May 2020: All market places across the island will re-open on their respective days as from 31 May 2020. Activities will resume normally on weekdays as from 07 00 hrs till 16 00 hrs and on Sundays as from 07 00 hrs till noon. The dec

Resumption of work in public sector as from 01 June 2020

Date:5/30/2020 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Civil Service

GIS – 30 May 2020: Following the Government’s decision to lift the Curfew on 30 May 2020, all officers of the Public Service are to resume work as from 01 June 2020. In a Circular letter issued, today, by the Ministry of Public Service, Ad

Covid-19 Special Call for Proposals: MRIC receives 251 applications

Date:5/29/2020 12:00:00 AM

GIS ​- 29 May, 2020: The Mauritius Research and Innovation Council (MRIC) has received a total of 251 applications following its special Covid-19 call for proposals launched in early April 2020. The total value of these projects is Rs 585 million,

Covid-19: Mauritius to lift curfew on 30 May 2020, at midnight, says PM

Covid-19: Mauritius to lift curfew on 30 May 2020, at midnight, says PM
Date:5/29/2020 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Health

GIS -29 May, 2020: The curfew in Mauritius imposed due to Covid-19 is being lifted on Saturday 30 May 2020, at midnight, announced the Prime Minister, Mr Pravind Kumar Jugnauth, this evening, in a televised address to the nation. As from Sunday 3

Covid-19: PM pays tribute to Police frontliners for their sacrifice and sense of patriotism

Covid-19: PM pays tribute to Police frontliners for their sacrifice and sense of patriotism
Date:5/28/2020 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Health

GIS - 28 May, 2020: The spirit of sacrifice, sense of patriotism and duty, and determination demonstrated by frontliners of the Mauritius Police Force, who have been at the service of the country, day and night, amid the Covid-19 pandemic, were laud