March 13, 2020

Ministry of Health says no case of COVID-19; travelers arriving from affected countries will be quarantined

This is all part of the final preparations to strengthen and improve the Ministry’s COVID-19 response.
March 12, 2020

Highly-anticipated Dexta Daps concert postponed amidst coronavirus concerns

The promoters issued a statement today saying that the decision to postpone is the responsible thing to do in order to limit risk to the Belizean [...]
March 11, 2020

Health Ministry says no Covid-19 case in Belize, steps up travel advisory and restrictions

The Advisory is making it clear that "all nationals coming from an area with ongoing transmission who land in Belize and appear with cold or flu-like [...]
March 11, 2020

PM Barrow and Health Minister Pablo Marin to host press conference tomorrow on Coronavirus outbreak

Prime Minister Dean Barrow and the Minister of Health, Pablo Marin will be leading the press conference to discuss and update the nation on Covid-19.
March 11, 2020

London man second person in the world to be cured of HIV

Castillejo participated in an experimental treatment that used stem cell research to remove his own immune system and replace it with the immune system of a [...]
March 8, 2020

Coronavirus deaths spike in Italy, virus now in over 100 countries

The BBC reports that 49 people in Italy died from the virus yesterday, bringing Italy's COVID-19-related deaths to almost 200. The BBC also noted that 49 [...]
March 5, 2020

Ministry of Health says no confirmed cases of Coronavirus in Belize

The Ministry says that some persons are in isolation as a precautionary safety measure as recommended by the Ministry based on the individual’s travel history to [...]
March 3, 2020

Ministry of Health plans national defense against coronavirus

With more than 90 thousand reported cases from China to Mexico and 3,000 dead, Belize is guarding its doorsteps even though Director of Health Services, Dr. [...]