April 30, 2020

Ministry of Human Development: No need to re-apply for food assistance but continuous assistance is not automatic

"There is no need to re-apply; however, bear in mind that approval for continuous assistance is not automatic. Only households that receive the notification should go [...]
April 30, 2020

BEL to contribute $75,000 in food supplies to Ministry of Human Development’s food assistance program

The distribution will be managed by the Ministry of Human Development, Social Transformation and Poverty Alleviation, through its Food Assistance Program. Recipients will be selected based [...]
April 30, 2020

PM Barrow: Move by San Pedro Town Council is ‘absolutely improper’

Barrow said that he was presented with a bulletin that was reportedly being issued by the Mayor of San Pedro, the area representative and the local [...]
April 30, 2020

PM Barrow: Measures relaxed following international benchmark for COVID-19 testing

“ This is not a case of throwing the doors wide open, there are still many restrictive measures that are in place,” Barrow said.
April 30, 2020

Why Belize’s testing protocol is adequate

At the start of an epidemic only enough testing is needed to quantify the number of cases.
April 30, 2020

Relaxation of restrictions to reopen some private businesses

Returning as well are lawyers, accountants and some other professionals as well as call centers, especially for training.
April 30, 2020

Prime Minister introduces new emergency regulations

He noted that Belize has now gone 17 days without a confirmed case of COVID-19 and that there was no need to worry about a tighter [...]
April 29, 2020

‘The new normal’ to be determined ‘day-to-day’: Attorney General

It is expected that the new regulations governing conduct during the now-extended State of Emergency will be unveiled at that time.