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Head of PAHO warns about recent COVID-19 surge

WASHINGTON, DC, USA, Tues. Mar. 23, 2021-- Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) Director, Dr. Carissa Etienne, announced that PAHO has delivered over 2.2 million...

Delays in the COVID-19 vaccine rollout

Washington D.C., USA, Wed. Mar. 17, 2021-- All Caribbean and Latin American countries have fully put in place the measures that are required of...

Covid-19: Continue using AstraZeneca vaccine, says WHO

The World Health Organization (WHO) has urged countries not to pause Covid vaccinations, as several major EU countries halted their rollouts of the Oxford-AstraZeneca...

Sandra Torres’ niece is sentenced to four years in prison and fined Q10 thousand for having defrauded a commune

GUATEMALA. Wed. Mar. 10. 2021-- María Marta Castañeda, niece of the former presidential candidate Sandra Torres, accepted guilt and was sentenced to four years...

70% vaccine coverage needed to control COVID-19 transmission

WASHINGTON, D.C., USA, Wed. Feb. 17, 2021-- In the latest PAHO press briefing, the Director of PAHO, Dr. Carissa Etienne, expressed optimism that the...

PAHO asst. director addresses vaccine doubts

WASHINGTON, DC. Wed. Feb. 10, 2021-- In a recent conference held by PAHO, media personnel continued to put forward their countries’ concerns as it...

Mexican police officers arrested over migrant killings

Twelve police officers have been arrested in the northern Mexico for their alleged connection to the killing of a group of migrants last month....

CARICOM denounces US designation of Cuba as State Sponsor for Terrorism

GUYANA, Tues. Jan. 13, 2021-- On Monday, January 11, 2021, the United States of America’s State Department issued a release redesignating Cuba as a...

Coronavirus “most severe health emergency” WHO has faced

Mon. July 27, 2020 (BBC)-- The head of the World Health Organization (WHO) has said Covid-19 is easily the most severe global health emergency...

Dr Jesus Seade presents his work plan to lead the World Trade Organization

• He highlighted his career in the WTO as negotiator for Mexico and as Founder Deputy Director-General, as well as Chief Negotiator of the...

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Police officers dread salary cuts, says Police Association

BELIZE CITY, Mon. Apr. 19, 2021-- A letter from the Belize Police Association to the Minister of Home Affairs, Hon. Kareem Musa, was leaked...

Deputy Customs Comptroller Haylock loses in court

BELIZE City, Fri. Apr. 16, 2021-- A ruling has been issued in regard to the case brought by Deputy Comptroller of Customs Ian Haylock...

Union leaders and GoB meet again

BELIZE CITY, Fri. Apr. 16, 2021-- On Friday, outside the Central Bank of Belize, a group of teachers picketed in protest of Government’s salary...