February 19, 2021

Ministry of Health and Wellness: 21 new cases of COVID-19 confirmed, 0 new deaths

The daily positivity rate is at 4.96%.
February 19, 2021

Canadian researchers recommend delaying the second dose of Pfizer vaccine, say the first dose is “highly effective”

In a letter published in the New England Journal of Medicine, researchers Danuta Skowronski and Gaston De Serres said that the Pfizer vaccine has an efficacy [...]
February 18, 2021

Another 17 patients beat COVID-19

Newly recovered patients were split between 10 females and 7 males.
February 18, 2021
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Sixteen new cases of COVID-19 confirmed

The Ministry's latest daily report showed that the new cases were detected from a sample batch of 522 tests, making for a daily positivity rate of [...]
February 18, 2021

Fishermen detained in connection with robbery investigation after getting bail and leaving court on fisheries offenses

Derek a Bernaldo Gorosica, 32; Raheem Vernon, 27; Oscar Francisco Gutierrez, 22; and Oscar Williams, 49, were arraigned in the Belize City Magistrates Court on six [...]
February 18, 2021

Health educators to receive laptops and projectors for training during COVID-19

Through the funding, 9 District Health Educators from the Ministry of Health and Wellness (MoHW) will receive laptops with cases and 8 projectors to strengthen the [...]
February 18, 2021

Cabinet Brief: Four-phase COVID-19 vaccine rollout begins at end of March

The plan will vaccinate more than half of Belize’s estimated population, more than 200 thousand, in 120 days (4 months), starting with healthcare workers, the elderly, [...]
February 18, 2021

Pan American Health Organization calls for equitable access as new vaccines cleared for delivery

Through the COVAX program, the new vaccines are expected to reach the Americas soon.