COVID–19 Assistance Scheme to the Informal Sector
The Minister of Finance announces direct aid measures to support those working in the non-formal sector.
The main concerned are, among other things, mason, hairdressers, plumbers, merchants and artists.
Among other measures, these persons will be able to receive support of up to 50 % of the minimum wage during the health cover period, that is, an amount of Rs 5,100.00 per person.
Those concerned will have to register online with the Mauritius revenue authority (www.mra.mu) or call on Telephone 207 6000.