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Standard and Poor’s downgrades Belize’s credit rating

BELIZE CITY, Wed. Aug. 19, 2020-- Standard and Poor’s is a credit rating agency that provides a credit score tool that is used by...

2 negative COVID-19 test results no longer needed

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Aug. 20, 2020-- Dr. Marvin Manzanero, Director of Health Services, in line with the World Health Organization’s (WHO) recommendations, has said...

68 more COVID-19 cases discovered over weekend

BELIZE CITY, Sun. Aug. 16, 2020-- An additional 68 positive cases of COVID-19 were detected by the Ministry of Health over this past weekend....

188 arrested for violations of COVID-19 Regulations

BELIZE CITY, Mon. Aug. 17, 2020-- Commissioner of Police Chester Williams announced that 188 persons were arrested over the weekend countrywide for various violations...

Compol Williams clarifies the new SI

BELIZE CITY, Sun. Aug. 16, 2020-- At midnight last night, a new Statutory Instrument — SI 119/ 2020 — became effective countrywide, altering the...

Doctor with COVID-19 seen in public

BELIZE CITY, Sat. Aug. 15, 2020-- A Belize City doctor, who tested positive for COVID-19 and was instructed to self-isolate in his home, was...

The CXC 2020 grading approach

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Aug. 13, 2020-- As promised, the Caribbean Examination Council rolled out their CSEC and CAPE exams in July of this year,...

PUP proposes new education model

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Aug. 13, 2020-- The People’s United Party (PUP) is charging full speed ahead to Belize’s 2020 general elections and has developed...

US issues DO NOT TRAVEL advisory for Belize

BELIZE CITY, Mon. Aug. 10, 2020-- Last Thursday, August 6, the US Department of State, Bureau of Consular Affairs, issued a Level 4 -...

147 arrested for COVID-19 violations

BELIZE CITY, Mon. Aug. 10, 2020-- Despite the fact that members of the public are urged to do all they can to combat the...

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Cyber Crime Bill introduced in the House

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Sept. 17, 2020-- The long-awaited Cyber Crime Bill was finally introduced in the House of Representatives during Wednesday’s meeting. The Cyber...

Belize’s Constitutional requirement for electoral redistricting can and must be done

90.- (1) The Elections and Boundaries Commission shall, after considering the electoral distribution of the population throughout Belize, make proposals from time to time...

$27 million in Supplementary Appropriations passed

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Sept. 17, 2020-- Members of the House of Representatives debated a supplementary appropriation bill at length during Wednesday’s House meeting. One...