January 16, 2022

World Health Organization approves two new drugs to treat COVID-19

The WHO made its announcement on Friday, that it is strongly recommending the use of baricitinib, an oral drug typically used to treat rheumatoid arthritis, for [...]
January 16, 2022

Dominican lawyer says court’s hands were tied in Novak Djokovic deportation

Dominican attorney Cabral Douglas, son of late Prime Minister Rosie Douglas, said in an audio message that Djokovic faced an uphill battle to stay in the [...]
January 15, 2022

Corozal Free Zone stepping up safety measures after 215 positive cases of COVID-19 were detected this week

The Corozal Free Zone is stepping up safety measures after 215 positive cases of COVID-19 were detected this week.
January 14, 2022

Health Minister Kevin Bernard confirms curfew will be extended, 50 percent capacity for sporting competitions being considered

That means Belizeans must be inside their homes by 11 p.m. Sundays to Thursdays and by midnight on Friday and Saturdays.
January 14, 2022

COVID hotspots cooling slightly heading into weekend

Other hotspots include Ladyville (38), Sandhill (11), and the Kolbe Foundation (12; Hattieville separately reports four). San Pedro Town added 31 new cases.
January 14, 2022

Number of critical COVID-19 patients hospitalized down slightly

Among these, two persons are in critical care, down one from Thursday.
January 14, 2022

Sixth COVID-19 death of January reported

His is the 608th death attributed to the virus since the pandemic began here in March of 2020.
January 14, 2022

Belize enters holiday weekend with slightly lower new caseload as 40-thousand threshold passed

Belize goes into the weekend with 7,536 active cases and 535 samples under investigation. More importantly, it has now reported 40,612 total cases, or 10.1 percent [...]