May 14, 2020

Masks still compulsory; bars, casinos and tacos vendors still not allowed to operate

Prime Minister Dean Barrow gave an update today at his virtual press conference, explaining that churches can now open for worship, with the condition that only [...]
May 13, 2020

Belize remains free of COVID-19; Central America and Dominican Republic approach 25,000 cases

Belize has now conducted more than 1,200 tests and 18 persons are under investigation - at the moment the same as the number of confirmed cases.
May 12, 2020

“Waves of COVID-19 will continue until a vaccine is developed,” says World Health Organization official

Speaking specifically about Europe, Kluge said that cases will continue to show up, despite several countries managing to reduce the number of new cases, while countries [...]
May 12, 2020

Ministry of Health launches investigation into death of 5-month-old child

The Ministry says that its investigation will hinge heavily upon the results of the post mortem examination, which is still pending and that the examination will [...]
May 10, 2020

Belize compares well with Mesoamerican region in COVID-19 pandemic

Nicaragua has more deaths, five, and fewer recovering patients, seven.
May 10, 2020

Ministry of Health honors Belize’s nurses

The event is being observed this year under the theme “Nurses: A Voice to Lead - Nursing the World to Health.” The week culminates on May [...]
May 10, 2020

Global COVID-19 cases near 4 million, deaths approach 300,000

Originally starting out being called the "Wu Han Virus" while scientists tried to learn more about the virus, the designation changed overtime when it was discovered [...]
May 9, 2020

Said Musa is in ‘good spirits’; family thanks well-wishers

In a social media post earlier today, his son Kareem Musa indicated that Said was "in good spirits".