February 27, 2021

CARICOM calls on developed countries to make COVID-19 vaccines available

CARICOM is calling for equitable access to vaccines in order to curb the impact of the pandemic, to protect citizens and bolster the economy.
February 27, 2021
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Ministry of Health and Wellness confirms Diaz-Musa departure; emphasizes “teamwork” in fighting COVID-19 

Notably, the Ministry does not address what will happen to Dr. Manzanero, who faces a charge of neglect of duty in failing to accept an offer [...]
February 27, 2021

Ministry of Health and Wellness: 9 COVID-19 patients hospitalized

There were 12 new recoveries reported on Friday. The overall recovery rate is 96.3 %.
February 26, 2021
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Ministry of Health and Wellness confirms 13 new cases of COVID-19

Twelve more persons recovered from the virus and there are now 141 active cases of COVID-19.
February 26, 2021

U.S. Food and Drug Administration confirms the effectiveness of Johnson and Johnson COVID-19 vaccine

The vaccine was 72% effective in the U.S.-based portion of a global study that enrolled more than 43,000 people, Food and Drug Administration (FDA) staff wrote [...]
February 26, 2021

Government by amendment extends curfew, exempts vaccinated visitors from testing

It is amending Statutory Instrument 14 of 2021 which was due to expire this coming week.
February 25, 2021

First Belize case of UK variant of COVID-19 found in a member of BATSUB

A further 40 swabs will be reported on in the near future. All 15 samples initially submitted were processed and sequenced, however, not all resulted in [...]
February 25, 2021

Eight new recoveries from COVID-19 confirmed, seven still hospitalized

The Ministry's data showed that the eight new recoveries took the national total up to 11,824. The recovery rate stands at 96.3.