June 12, 2020

Lord Ashcroft Relief Fund makes $60,000 donation to Rotary Club and Kolbe Foundation

Yesterday, Lyndon Guiseppi, Chairman of the Lord Ashcroft COVID-19 Relief Fund and Denise Godfrey, Senior Marketing Officer of the Belize Bank Limited handed over the cheque [...]
June 11, 2020

Masks and social distancing more important with rollback of restrictions

Thus, he expects these will continue even after the State of Emergency is lifted as expected on June 30, and if it were up to him [...]
June 11, 2020

Social gatherings expanded to 100 people

This includes funerals, wakes, trips out of town, social clubs and fraternal meetings.
June 11, 2020

Attorney General explains the curfew rollback and business hours

The requirement that your purpose on the street be explained appears to be removed and no distinction is made between "approved business" and "essential business."
June 11, 2020

A.G.: ‘No decision yet’ on reopening airport

Attorney General Michael Peyrefitte explained that the Government's previous plans were thwarted by unreliable studies and outside opposition.
June 11, 2020

Curfew relaxed; clubs, gyms and spas to re-open in latest state of emergency changes

GOb said that Cabinet approved the recommendations made by the national COVID-19 oversight committee which includes the extension of the curfew period from 8:00 p.m. to [...]
June 10, 2020

Johnson and Johnson announces human trials for COVID-19 vaccine in July

The company reportedly began developing the vaccine in January and is projected to begin trials in September.
June 9, 2020

Government of Guatemala announces quarantine for Melchor immigration workers after Director’s death

In their statement, the government noted that the director was diabetic and was suffering from respiratory problems.