August 29, 2020
Chadwick Boseman

Barack Obama and others pay tribute to deceased ‘Black Panther’ star Chadwick Boseman

The 42, Get on Up and Black Panther actor lived with terminal colon cancer for four years but told no one but his immediate family, while [...]
August 24, 2020

Lee Mark Chang tests positive for COVID-19; Chon Saan Palace closed for sanitization

According to a statement released a short while ago by Chon Saan Palace, Chang tested positive over the weekend, prompting the restaurant to close temporarily for [...]
August 23, 2020
Kobe Bryant birthday. Photo credit: Los Angeles Lakers

Today is Kobe Bryant’s birthday – Sports world and family pay tribute to late Kobe Bryant on 42nd birthday

By Aaron Humes: As his Los Angeles Lakers fight for their 17th NBA championship, family and friends in and out of the sports world are remembering [...]
August 18, 2020

University of Belize in crisis: Board, staff union at loggerheads over financial and academic issues

During the weekend, UB's Faculty and Staff Union Secretary, Christopher De Shield was firm in the union's decision to not report to classes which was scheduled [...]
August 18, 2020

78 new cases of COVID-19 detected today, 55 are in the Belize district

These 78 cases were detected after a record number of 311 samples were processed today.
August 5, 2020

BREAKING: 14 new cases of COVID-19 detected today; total cases now at 86

The breakdown provided in a release from the Ministry a short while ago shows that:
August 5, 2020

Fort Cairns market to remain closed following 7 new COVID-19 cases in Orange Walk

However, in a late night move the OWTC decided to keep the Fort Cairns market closed. This decision was taken following the identification of 15 new [...]
July 28, 2020

PM Barrow to hold virtual press conference this morning to announce special loan programme for the tourism sector

Plans to reopen the Philip Goldson International Airport to tourists, especially from the United States, continue apace and last week the Belize Tourism Industry Association met [...]