August 6, 2023

COVID-19 wave was coming, now going; Ministry of Health says be not afraid

But from earlier in the year, there has been a fluctuation in the number of reported active COVID-19 cases. In speaking to reporters separately this week, [...]
August 2, 2023

Man on remand for murder charge given jail time for old offense of failing to wear face mask during State of Emergency

But years after being charged and fighting the case at trial, Robert Lamb, who is on remand on a charge of murder, was found guilty of [...]
July 4, 2023

Security guard tests positive for COVID-19, forcing half-day closure of Belize City Magistrate’s Court

An official notice read, “The general public is hereby notified that the Magistrate's Court office located at 1729 Coney Drive in Belize City will be closed [...]
May 5, 2023

Ministry of Health cautions despite pandemic being declared over, COVID-19 virus still in Belize

The declaration was made by Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, WHO Director-General following the 15th meeting of the International Health Regulations Emergency Committee regarding the COVID-19 pandemic.
May 5, 2023

International News: World Health Organization downgrades COVID-19; no longer emergency

This significant announcement marks the symbolic end to the COVID-19 pandemic that prompted countrywide lockdowns, mask mandates, upended economies and killed millions of people, the Associated Press reports.
April 4, 2023

Lithuania donates COVID-19 vaccines to Belize

The donation came into the country last week and was handed over to Minister of Health and Wellness Kevin Bernard by Carlos Perera, Honorary Consul of [...]
March 28, 2023
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World Health Organization changes COVID-19 vaccine recommendations 

The WHO recommends that high-risk populations should receive an additional dose 12 months after their last booster.
March 25, 2023

Ministry of Health receives COVID-19 vaccines for children from The Netherlands

In a statement, the Ministry informed: “We thank the People and Government of the Netherlands for the vaccines gifted to the People and Government of Belize. [...]