29 January 2020 – All direct flights to China suspended

Type of Intervention: Executive Order
Sectors Involved: Health, Immigration, Tourism
Intervention Categories: International travel measures; International relations; International trade and travel
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency: Air Mauritius, the national airline

Overview: All direct flights to China suspended by Air Mauritius. Alternative arrangements are being made for passengers travelling to and from mainland China via hubs in Hong Kong, Kuala Lumpur and Singapore.
Full details here: https://www.airmauritius.com/docs/default-source/airmauritius_news/coronavirus—suspension-of-all-air-mauritius-flights-to-shanghai.pdf?sfvrsn=3d270bc9_2

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Type of Justification: Advice of INTERNAL government advisory committee or group
Source of Evidence or Justification: National – other
Evidence/Justification: Following a review of the situation with the Authorities and several
stakeholders on the coronavirus outbreak, and taking note of massive
cancellations from and to Shanghai, Air Mauritius has taken the decision to
suspend all its flights to Shanghai with effect 31 January 2020.