April 18, 2018

Extension of issuance for fishing licenses

Posted: Wednesday, April 18, 2018. 8:48 a.m. CST. By BBN Staff:  The Belize Fisheries Department is reminding the public that it will cease the issuance/renewal of […]
April 17, 2018

Ministry of Health monitoring Whooping Cough case

Posted: Tuesday, April 17, 2018. 10:01 a.m. CST. By BBN Staff: The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has notified the Ministry of Health of a confirmed […]
November 7, 2017

PAHO highlights Belize’s achievements on Malaria Day

Posted: Tuesday, November 7, 2017. 10:27 a.m. CST. By BBN Staff: Yesterday, November 6 was celebrated as Malaria Day in the Americas. In commemoration of the […]
November 2, 2017

Shark fishing season officially opens

Posted: Thursday, November 2, 2017. 9:14 a.m. CST. By BBN Staff: The shark season in Belize officially opened yesterday and runs through to July 31st, 2018. The Fisheries […]
October 18, 2017

No new reported cases of ciguatera poisoning

Posted: Wednesday, October 18, 2017. 1:14 p.m. CST. By Zoila Palma: The Ministry of Health is notifying the public that over the last two months no […]
October 16, 2017

Surgeries getting canceled due to reagent shortage

Posted: Monday, October 16, 2017. 2:24 p.m. CST. By BBN Staff: The Karl Heusner Memorial Hospital (KHMH) is postponing elective (non-emergency) surgeries, because of quality assurance […]
October 10, 2017

Belize celebrates World Mental Health Day

Posted: Tuesday, October 10, 2017. 2:38 p.m. CST. By BBN Staff: The Ministry of Health (MOH) and the Mental Health Association (MHA) of Belize held a […]
October 7, 2017

Over 7000 cases of pink eye reported in Belize

Posted: Saturday, October 7, 2017. 4:26 p.m. CST. By Zoila Palma: Over the past month, there has been a severe outbreak of “conjunctivitis” (also known as […]