April 9, 2021

St. Vincent and the Grenadines issues evacuation order for area surrounding La Soufriere volcano

Prime Minister Ralph Gonsalves issued the order Thursday afternoon via a live stream on Facebook, saying that the decision was based on advice given to him [...]
April 9, 2021

U.S. Embassy Charge D’ Affaires: ‘No definitive date for resumption of new visa applicant interviews’

Gilges explained today that those who go through the application process are currently being issued potential interview dates in June or July, 2021.
April 9, 2021

US Special Envoy Ricardo Zúñiga says democracy and rule of law are important to better economic situation in Guatemala, El Salvador

Zúñiga, who is going to be responsible for US relations with both countries and Honduras, visited the region to hold talks with the governments with the [...]
April 9, 2021

Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh and husband of Queen Elizabeth II, dies at age 99

Buckingham Palace issued a statement on his death this morning that he died at the age of 99.
April 9, 2021
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Belize Met Service: Fair weather continues

The 24-hour forecast calls for mostly sunny skies today and partly cloudy skies tonight. Showers, if any, will be isolated, with a chance of an isolated [...]
September 16, 2020

Caribbean climate change experts restate that regional food security is in danger

Belize's Carlos Fuller, International and Regional Liaison Officer for the Caribbean Community Climate Change Centre, made a presentation at the Virtual Island Summit’s panel discussion on [...]
September 15, 2020

Bill Gates Sr., father of Microsoft co-founder, dies at 94

By Aaron Humes: Lawyer and philanthropist William H. “Bill” Gates, II, died Monday at 94, CNBC reports via the Associated Press.
September 15, 2020
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Non-resident ambassadors present credentials

César F. González Hernandez, of Colombia; Luigi de Chiara of Italy; and Päivi Pohjanheimo, of Finland, introduced themselves today by virtual conference with Belize House.