June 26, 2020

Port Authority battles through COVID troubles

With the closure of the national borders on land and sea, the resulting hit to tourism has hurt the BPA, who regulates international vessels visiting Belize [...]
June 25, 2020

The new normal for visiting Belize by air

But what happens when they get here?
June 25, 2020

COVID-19 deaths in Latin America approaching 400,000

An article published this week analyzing the level of impact of the pandemic in Latin America showed that the number of positive cases in the region [...]
June 25, 2020

Statutory instruments to be made under Quarantine Act for COVID-19 regulations

The various statutory instruments passed under the State of Emergency consistently emphasized social distancing, a curfew in the late evening, opening hours for approved and essential [...]
June 25, 2020

Michael Singh: Technology is baseline of Belize’s COVID-19 flight

The new Belize Health Travel App, says Singh, will include track and tracing from registration to departure to ensure their trip is as safe as possible.
June 25, 2020

Dr. Marvin Manzanero and George Gough: Rigorous testing process expected

Two separate rapid antigen tests will be done of tourists, backed up by a PCR COVID-19 test. Testing review begins this week for the newly-acquired GeneXpert [...]
June 25, 2020

Karen Bevans: Re-opening is ‘Phase Three’ of overall plan

There will be the option for a PCR COVID-19 test 72 hours before arrival and tourists will be asked to book accommodations before traveling.
June 25, 2020

Judith Alpuche: Safety remains in mind as PGIA reopens

In considering and structuring the plan to reopen the PGIA, Alpuche said, the guideline has been trying in the best way possible to keep people safe, [...]