January 20, 2021

Ministry of Health and Wellness shares list of approved COVID-19 testing sites for travelers

The lists include testing facilities, public testing facilities for travelers and private testing facilities for travelers.
January 20, 2021

Ten hospitalized from COVID-19, more than 40 recover

The patients are in COVID-19 wards countrywide, while two people are receiving advanced medical intervention in an Intensive Care Unit (ICU).
January 20, 2021

Twenty-seven new COVID-19 cases

The new cases were confirmed from a sample batch of 152 tests.
January 20, 2021

Three new COVID-19 deaths

The Ministry's data said that that three new deaths brought the national total up to 286 and the fatality rate to 2.46.
January 20, 2021

Regional health chief calls for “intensified” public health interventions against COVID-19 

Etienne warned, “I am particularly concerned for the next few weeks. Throughout our region, especially in North and South America, many hospitals are operating at or [...]
January 20, 2021

First Cuban Medical Brigade leaves Belize with gratitude 

The Republic of Cuba volunteered its assistance and sent the group on March 25, a few days after the first confirmed case of COVID-19. The Brigade [...]
January 20, 2021

Emerging in Belize rolls out COVID-19 testing in Placencia

Beginning January 26th, Emerging in Belize will be offering rapid antigen testing at its office, located just 200 meters from the Placencia airstrip. Test results can [...]
January 19, 2021

Caribbean tourism officials foresee “logistical” issues due to new measures for entering US

As it is, Caribbean nations face a strain over COVID-19 testing resources.