Government’s Response To Wildfire Situation

Belmopan. April 25, 2020. 8:30 p.m. The public is hereby advised on the situation with wildfires across the country and updated on the work being done by the Government of Belize. The Forest Department, the Department of the Environment (DOE) and other agencies including the Fire Department, the Belmopan City Council, the San Ignacio Town [...]

By | April 27th, 2020|frontpage, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Ministry Of Immigration – Public Notice

Belmopan. April 24, 2020. 8:50 a.m. The Ministry of Immigration hereby informs the public of the relocation of its Belize City offices. The Ministry will be relocating from the ground floor of the Charles Bartlett Hyde Building on Mahogany Street Extension to its new location, the H.D. Thompson Building on 1 ½ Miles Phillip Goldson [...]

By | April 24th, 2020|frontpage, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Prime Minister Rt. Hon. Dean Barrow Updates Nation On The Existing State Of Emergency

My Fellow Belizeans, I take this opportunity to update you on the most recent developments in our ongoing struggle against COVID-19. Thankfully, we are holding steady on the health front. Thus, there has been no new positive since Monday, April 13th. There were the two lamentable deaths; but no other of the 18 cases originally [...]

By | April 24th, 2020|frontpage, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Belize Companies And Corporate Affairs Registry – Resumption Of Services Via Email

Belmopan. April 20, 2020. 4:20 p.m. Further to the press release dated April 5, 2020 the Belize Companies and Corporate Affairs Registry informs the public that effective today, April 20th, its office resumes services via email only. The public is reminded of the following: 1. Scanned copies of applications for business names, company incorporation documents, [...]

By | April 21st, 2020|frontpage, Uncategorized|0 Comments

60,000 High Quality “Made in Taiwan” Face Masks Arrive In Belize

“Embassy of the Republic of China (Taiwan) announced yesterday that 60,000 high quality “Made in Taiwan” face masks arrived in Belize from Taipei, and will be donated to the Ministry of Health of Belize to be used by frontline medical service providers in fighting against COVID-19.” Source:

By | April 15th, 2020|frontpage, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Government Of Belize To Procure COVID-19 Test Kits From Cayman Islands

Belmopan. April 14, 2020. 2:20 p.m. The Office of the Prime Minister (OPM) announces that, following a phone call between Prime Minister Rt. Hon. Dean Barrow and Premier Hon. Alden McLaughlin of the Cayman Islands on Saturday, April 11, Belize can obtain from Cayman as many COVID-19 test kits as needed. Belize has so far [...]

By | April 15th, 2020|frontpage, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Movement At Sea And Waterways

Belmopan. April 8, 2020. 11:20 a.m. The Ministry of National Security clarifies the movement of persons traveling at sea, rivers, lagoons and waterways within the country of Belize. Statutory Instrument No. 46 of 2020, along with its subsequent amendments, categorizes those travelling conditions as emergency cases and essential needs only. Commercial fishers are fishers with [...]

By | April 9th, 2020|frontpage, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Eighth Case Of COVID-19 Confirmed In Corozal

Belmopan. April 8, 2020. 7:10 a.m. A further 31 samples, which included primary contacts of patients #6 and #7, were tested on April 7th, for COVID-19. Out of those, the Ministry has confirmed another positive case. The patient is a 50-year-old male who is currently in the isolation area of the Corozal Community Hospital. The [...]

By | April 8th, 2020|frontpage, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Governor General Swears In Ombudsman And Acting Chief Justice

Belmopan. April 7, 2020. In a brief ceremony held today, April 7th, at the Belize House in Belmopan, the Governor General H.E. Sir Colville Young swore in Justice Michelle Arana as Acting Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Belize. Mr. Lionel Arzu was also sworn in today for another term as Ombudsman. Mr. Arzu [...]

By | April 8th, 2020|frontpage, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Prime Minister Announces Lockdown Of Cayo District And Additional Nationwide Measures

Belmopan. April 6, 2020. 6:15 p.m. This evening during a live address, the Prime Minister Rt. Hon. Dean Barrow announced additional measures including a 14-day lockdown for the Cayo District. These measures will go into effect at 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, April 7, 2020. Further details on these additional measures will be forthcoming as soon [...]

By | April 7th, 2020|frontpage, Uncategorized|0 Comments