August 28, 2020
dean barrow pm of belize

No state of emergency extensions, P.M. expects

The entire country was under tightened restrictions at the beginning of August when there was a spike of COVID-19 cases, especially in San Pedro Town and [...]
August 28, 2020

We are giving our best, says P.M. of health system

Indeed, he suggested that anyone who thought we had not given our best in fighting the pandemic thus far may well need their heads examined.
August 28, 2020

Putting in backstops for false results

Frontline workers continue to be tested using only PCR tests.
August 28, 2020

Ministry of Health: 52 new cases of COVID-19 identified

The preliminary breakdown is as follows:
August 28, 2020

Prime Minister: We are working on reducing backlog for testing; rapid tests will now be employed

It is a problem he says that has engulfed the region and the world as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to rage.
August 28, 2020

Dr. George Gough says Belize “comfortable” with COVID-19 supplies

Dr Gough quoted sometimes astronomical figures for the numbers of face shields, masks, hazmat suits, soap and disinfectant among many other things needed to fight the [...]
August 28, 2020

Prime Minister to update nation on COVID-19 today

The conference will be streamed live on the Government of Belize Press Office page at 2 p.m.
August 28, 2020
Belize Emergency Response Team

Belize Emergency Response Team goes beyond WHO health guidelines to protect patients and staff

Breaking Belize News spoke with Andre Carrillo, Executive director at BERT, who explained that the company has to ensure the highest level of protection for its [...]