June 29, 2020

World Health Organization names British, U.S. drug makers as leaders to develop COVID-19 vaccine

Posted: Monday, June 29, 2020. 2:56 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: The Hindustan Times reports that the World Health Organization (WHO) says drug makers AstraZeneca and […]
June 29, 2020

More than a half-million dead globally from COVID-19

Posted: Monday, June 29, 2020. 1:33 pm CST. By BBN Staff: As the COVID-19 pandemic rages on worldwide, Reuters reports that over a half million have […]
June 29, 2020

Belize to receive financial support from Japan Special Fund, Inter-American Development Bank to confront health emergency

Posted: Monday, June 29, 2020. 9:27 am CST. By BBN Staff:  A joint effort by the Government of Belize, the Japan Special Fund, the Inter-American Development […]
June 28, 2020

Over 60 percent of Americans looking forward to travel, says US travel consultancy

Posted: Sunday, June 28, 2020. 6:29 pm CST. By BBN Staff: Zapwater Communications, a United States-based livestyle and travel conaultancy firm, says that 65 percent of […]
June 28, 2020

Researchers to test salt water as COVID-19 aid

Posted: Sunday, June 28, 2020. 6:20 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: Some swear by gargling salt water to reduce symptoms of the common cold, but could […]
June 28, 2020

COVID-19 pandemic has infected more than 10 million people worldwide

Posted: Sunday, June 28, 2020. 5:23 pm CST. By BBN Staff: Despite many countries reopening their borders to tourists, the COVID-19 global pandemic has not lost […]
June 28, 2020

Uproar over COVID-19 loans ‘politics as usual,’ laments Prime Minister

Posted: Sunday, June 28, 2020. 1:50 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: It was hardly the ideal time, says Prime Minister Dean Barrow, for the type of rhetoric […]
June 28, 2020

Ministry of Education bars educational services to foreigners and Belizeans living outside Belize

Posted: Sunday, June 28, 2020. 11:17 am CST. By Aaron Humes: As the abruptly ended school term officially closes this week, educational authorities are already preparing for […]