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China donates another batch of medical equipment to Mauritius

China donates another batch of medical equipment to Mauritius
Date:July 31, 2020|Domain:Health

​GIS – 31 July 2020:An Agreement for the reception of a donation of medical equipment from the People’s Republic of China to Mauritius was signed, today, by the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the People’s Republic of China to the Re


World Hepatitis Day: Government aims to trace, eradicate and eliminate Hepatitis in Mauritius, states Health Minister

World Hepatitis Day: Government aims to trace, eradicate and eliminate Hepatitis in Mauritius, states Health Minister
Date:July 29, 2020|Domain:Health

​GIS – 29 July 2020:The main aim of Government is to trace, eradicate and eliminate Hepatitis in Mauritius. We currently have 13 centres including the five national hospitals for the treatment of Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C patients and to better fi


Embarking passengers have to take a PCR test and the results have to be negative

Embarking passengers have to take a PCR test and the results have to be negative
Date:July 28, 2020|Domain:Health

GIS – 28 July 2020: ‘The conditions applicable to all flights are that embarking passengers should undertake a PCR test, five days prior to departure and the results of which should be negative. On arrival to Mauritius, the passengers will be transf


Covid-19: Mauritius receives medical supplies from the UAE government

Covid-19: Mauritius receives medical supplies from the UAE government
Date:July 27, 2020|Domain:Health

​GIS – 27 July 2020:The Ministry of Health and Wellness received, on 24 July 2020, a consignment of medical supplies, donated by the United Arab Emirates in the context of the UAE Aid COVID-19 Global Response Programme. The delivery was effected at


China donates medical supplies to Mauritius

China donates medical supplies to Mauritius
Date:July 23, 2020|Domain:Health--International Relations

​GIS – 23 July 2020:Mauritius has benefited from a donation of medical supplies from the People’s Republic of China, as an act of solidarity amid the Covid-19 pandemic. The batch of medical supplies were handed over to Mrs Kobita Jugnauth, by the sp


The fight against the drug scourge is one Government’s priorities for a safer society

The fight against the drug scourge is one Government’s priorities for a safer society
Date:July 21, 2020|Domain:Health

GIS – 21 July 2020: The fight against drug abuse and illicit trafficking remains one of Government’s priorities in its endeavour to promote a safer and healthier society.  Since January 2015 up to 16 July 2020, a total of 232 drug cases have been de


Covid-19: Training for trainers to inform the public more efficiently

Covid-19: Training for trainers to inform the public more efficiently
Date:July 16, 2020|Domain:Health

​GIS – 16 July 2020: A half-day training for trainers on Covid-19 organised by the Ministry of Health and Wellness in collaboration with other stakeholders kicked-off, this morning, at Heen Foh Hall, in Port Louis. The Minister of Health and Wellnes


World Population Day: Workshop focuses on National Population Policy 2019-2030

World Population Day: Workshop focuses on National Population Policy 2019-2030
Date:July 13, 2020|Domain:Health

​GIS– 13 July 2020: The National Population Policy (NPP) 2019-2030, an evidence-based document bridging population dynamics, quality of life and sustainable development, is the focus of a one-day dissemination workshop which was inaugurated, this mo


The protection of the population against Covid-19 at the core of Government’s agenda, says Minister Sawmynaden

The protection of the population against Covid-19 at the core of Government’s agenda, says Minister Sawmynaden
Date:July 13, 2020|Domain:Consumer Protection--Health

​GIS – 13 July 2020:In the wake of the propagation of the Covid-19 pandemic, the utmost priority of the Government was to ensure the protection of the population, and all Ministries worked in close collaboration. This statement was made by the Min


Prime Minister Jugnauth appeals to population to come together to fight the scourge of drugs

Prime Minister Jugnauth appeals to population to come together to fight the scourge of drugs
Date:June 26, 2020|Domain:Economy & Finance--Health

​GIS – 26 June 2020: Prime Minister Pravind Kumar Jugnauth appealed to the young and the population at large to make the most of life in a healthy way, take up sports activities, develop talents and engage in social work so as to take a positive out