March 29, 2020

BREAKING: Belize confirms third case of Covid-19

According to Dr. Manzanero, the third confirmed case is that of a male with recent travel history to the US and arrived in Belize on March [...]
March 28, 2020

Belize Sugar Industry to donate $250,000 to national Covid-19 relief efforts

Country Manager, Celestino Ruiz, says, “Our donation will support the Government’s crucial work to protect the health and safety of all citizens as we join together [...]
March 27, 2020

BEL suspends all disconnections in San Pedro amidst Covid-19 measures

BEL says that it fully understands that the service will become even more essential than ever during this time when the vast majority of the population [...]
March 27, 2020

Marvin Manzanero: “Next 7-10 days critical” in fighting COVID-19

Belize has so far kept the number of cases at two, both on the island of Ambergris Caye.
March 27, 2020

Cases of COVID-19 stay at two; more samples tested

Some 86 samples have or are being tested, the majority are negative.
March 27, 2020

“Ask the Experts”: DHS warns against mockery of quarantine order

He listed the level of gear coming in country, including 5,000 test kits, 7,300 personal protective equipment (PPE) and test kits and ventilators.
March 27, 2020

National parks closed under COVID-19 preventative measures

"We have had an overwhelming number of requests and inquiries on our opening hours following the announcement of Belize’s 1st confirmed case, which was the simultaneous [...]
March 27, 2020

British Prime Minister, Health Secretary are first world leaders who have contracted COVID-19

He is thought to be the first world leader to announce they have the virus.