July 18, 2020

Ministry of Education implementing measures for class sanitation, shift system

The ministry said that the administration and staff will practice regular hand washing, physical distancing and the wearing of masks.
July 17, 2020

Contact tracing continues for Santa Elena COVID-19 patient; samples from Northern villages return negative

The Ministry of Health has also processed the initial samples from the immediate contacts of patient #39 of Santa Elena, Cayo.
July 17, 2020

Ministry of Education: Almost 100,000 students out of school due to Covid-19

On today's session of Ask the Experts, Chief Executive Officer in the Ministry of Education, Youth, Sports, and Culture, Deborah Domingo, and Chief Education Officer Carol [...]
July 17, 2020

60 people arrive on repatriation flight today

The Ministry said that their staff was at the Belize International Airport to review the process flows and on the ground activities for arrival of the [...]
July 17, 2020

Over 14 million cases of COVID-19 worldwide

The pandemic, which shows no sign of slowing down, is most active in the United States, where the number of cases is above 3.7 million. Several [...]
July 17, 2020

Minister of National Security on O.W. lockdown: “Some of the residents of these villages are the ones who brought this on themselves”

It is responsible in large part for the recent influx of cases, now at 40 nationwide, but the majority of active cases are in the Orange [...]
July 17, 2020

Ministry of Health awaiting results of contact tracing samples for Santa Elena COVID-19 patient

Director of Health Services, Dr. Marvin Manzanero told BBN that officials have conducted contact tracing and samples have been taken.
July 17, 2020

Belize monitoring 16 active cases of COVID-19

Yesterday, Belize registered its 40th case. The patient is an elderly woman who came in through the repatriation process.