Santa Elena firefighter missing for 5 days

2021-06-13

By BBN Staff: Santa Elena firefighter, Peter Jones, has been missing since Monday. Jones was last heard of around 3 pm on Monday and since then, his family hasn’t seen or heard from him. His wife,...

Get vaccinated and share your picture to win $2,500 and more!

2021-06-12

By Zoila Palma: The Belize Tourism Board (BTB) has launched a COVID-19 vaccination raffle. The raffle invites any Belizean who gets their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine between June 10 and July 9...

Nurses’ Association of Belize suggests cost-saving measures to Government

2021-06-11

By Zoila Palma: Today, the Nurses’ Association of Belize (NAB) issued a statement informing the Government of Belize that it stand in full support of the joint unions and that after polling the...

Over 300 schools greenlighted for re-opening of face-to-face instruction

2021-06-10

By Zoila Palma: Since March 2020, students across Belize have been out of the physical classroom. Teachers, parents and students adopted to new digital ways of learning and communication using...

Summer Fever beat Brilliant 211-100, claim Champion of Champions Cup

2021-06-09

Photo Credit: Williams George Ysaguirre By Rubén Morales Iglesias: Division 1 champions Summer Fever beat Division 2 champions Brilliant of Crooked Tree 211-100 to win the rather odd Champion of...

World Health Organization says high vaccination rates can reduce risk of variants

2021-06-08

By Zoila Palma: Officials from the World Health Organization (WHO) have indicated that high vaccination rates can reduce the risk of COVID-19 variants, ABC news report. Dr. Micheal Ryan, emergencies...

Belize defeated 3-0 in Nicaragua, ending World Cup dream

2021-06-07

By Aaron Humes: The Jaguars were knocked out of World Cup qualifying after a trying run with a 3-0 defeat to Nicaragua last night. After dropping a 2-1 decision to Haiti following a rough welcome in...

The Charge against Jasmine Hartin for the killing of Superintendent Henry Jemmott is not the right...

2021-06-05

The views expressed in this article are those of the writer and not necessarily those of Breaking Belize News. By Wellington C. Ramos ( Former Criminal Investigation Branch Police Officer and N.C.O....

Cabinet receives update on emergency road works completed

2021-06-04

By Zoila Palma: On June 1, Cabinet met at its regular session and received an update on the emergency road works completed from November 2020 to May 2021. Julius Espat, Minister of Infrastructure...

Kayak, Windsurf, and Participate in Water Sports in Belize

2021-06-03

Kayak, Windsurf, and Participate in Water Sports in Belize. Belize is one of the top destinations in the world for kayaking and windsurfing.

Woman dies in traffic accident reported in Corozal

2021-06-02

By Ruben Morales Iglesias: A woman died in a traffic accident in Buena Vista in the Corozal District, according to Corozal Live. The accident reportedly occurred near the SIRDI offices.

Morning session of Magistrates Court closes, still no charges for Jasmine Hartin

2021-06-01

By Benjamin Flowers: The sitting Magistrate has closed the morning sessions for the San Pedro Magistrates Court; however, Jasmine Hartin has still not been formally charged in connection with the...

Retire to the Simpler Life in a Small Town in Belize

2021-05-31

Наvе уоu еvеr drеаmеd оf lіvіng а ѕіmрlеr lіfе in a small town in Belize? Pеrhарѕ Саrmеlіtа Gаrdеnѕ іn the Cayo District is for уоu.

Over 64,000 people in Belize have been vaccinated, 11,000 fully vaccinated

2021-05-30

By Zoila Palma: Data from the Ministry of Health and Wellness indicate that 64,070 people in Belize have been vaccinated to date. In addition, 11,173 people in Belize are fully vaccinated. On Friday...

Minister of Tourism confident in reopening of land borders; reminds the public that Belizeans are...

2021-05-29

By Benjamin Flowers: The Government of Belize announced earlier this month that it plans to reopen land borders to receive tourists; a decision which Minister of Tourism and Diaspora Relations...

Say no to temptation of discarded drugs, urges ComPol

2021-05-28

By Aaron Humes: Police Commissioner Chester Williams has explicitly warned those tempted by last week’s plane crash of a jet suspected to be carrying drugs, “please surrender it [the drugs] to the...

Chief Meteorologist Ronald Gordon: It only takes one hurricane for an active season

2021-05-27

By Aaron Humes: All the forecast models are predicting an active season, but Chief Meteorologist Ronald Gordon says it only takes one hurricane for any country to have an active season. It is...

Caribbean Federation of Police Welfare Associations support Belize Supreme Court ruling against...

2021-05-26

By Zoila Palma: The Caribbean Federation of Police Welfare Associations issued a statement saying that in acknowledgment of the ruling from the Belize Supreme Court involving Commissioner of Police,...

Pan-American Health Organization makes awards for advances in tobacco control

2021-05-25

By Aaron Humes: Ahead of World No Tobacco Day next Monday, May 31, the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) has recognized various persons and institutions for advances in tobacco control in their...

‘Business as usual’ at the Phillip Goldson International airport, claims Ministry of Civil Aviation

2021-05-24

By Aaron Humes: On this Sunday, claims the Ministry of the Blue Economy and Civil Aviation, it is “business as usual at the Phillip Goldson International airport,” adding, Thanks to the good men and...

Caribbean and Bermuda members of International Women’s forum congratulate Dr. Carla Barnett on her...

2021-05-23

By Zoila Palma: The Caribbean and Bermuda members of the International Women’s Forum (IWF), have extended congratulations to Dr. Carla Barnett on her appointment as Secretary-General of CARICOM. “The...

Kevin ‘Midget’ Manzanero reported missing

2021-05-22

By BBN Staff: Local news in Melchor report that Belizean Kevin ‘Midget’ Manzanero is missing. According to the report, Manzanero was en route to Melchor de Mencos about 3 days ago but never made it...

Remaining national lands in South Water, Sapodilla Cayes to be designated mangrove forest reserves

2021-05-21

By Zoila Palma: Government has given its approval for the designation of the remaining national lands within the South Water Caye and Sapodilla Caye marine reserves as mangrove forests reserves. In...

Fifty-two percent of teachers now vaccinated

2021-05-20

By Aaron Humes: More than half the country's teaching corps has been vaccinated against COVID-19, the Minister of Education Francis Fonseca told us this afternoon. Fifty-two percent is the official...

Teachers arrested in Benque demonstration return to court on Thursday

2021-05-19

By Aaron Humes: Belize National Teachers Union President Senator Elena Smith provided a short update on the situation of three teachers detained by police on Monday during a demonstration in Benque...

Farmers of the Year recognized by Minister of Agriculture Јоѕе Аbеlаrdо Маі at August Pine Ridge...

2021-05-18

By Rubén Morales Iglesias: The Farmers of the Year were recognized by Minister of Agriculture Јоѕе Аbеlаrdо Маі at August Pine Ridge during tour of the Orange Walk District on Friday. In effect the...

City casino reported closed after reported COVID-19 outbreak

2021-05-17

By Aaron Humes: A prominent casino establishment in Belize City has reportedly been forced to close after more than a dozen employees tested positive for COVID-19. The establishment is believed to be...

Is a Move to Belize Worth Considering?

2021-05-16

Paid Contribution: Why do so many Americans want to move overseas when they retire? Researchers have identified five major reasons: Weather, lifestyle change, less expensive real estate, tax breaks...

Commissioner: City’s most well-known gangs at war; police will be right in the middle

2021-05-15

By Aaron Humes: This week, Commissioner of Police Chester Williams has been giving his views on the suddenly resurgent gang activity in Belize City, which in the last week has seen at least one...

Agriculture Minister Jose Abelardo Mai presents seedlings at Carmelita Government School at...

2021-05-14

By Rubén Morales Iglesias: The Minister of Agriculture, Fооd Ѕесurіtу, аnd Еntеrрrіѕе (MAFSE) Јоѕе Аbеlаrdо Маі presented seedlings to the Carmelita Government School at the beginning of his tour of...

US starts vaccinating children 12-15 on Thursday after CDC endorses emergency use of Pfizer’s...

2021-05-13

By Rubén Morales Iglesias: The United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) advisory panel on Wednesday endorsed using Pfizer’s and BioNTech’s COVID-19 vaccine for children ages 12...

Special Envoy for Families and Children condemns murder of Kendra Middleton and her 3-year-old son,...

2021-05-12

By Benjamin Flowers: Today, Special Envoy for Families and Children (SEFC), Rosana Briceno condemned the recent murder of St. Matthew's resident Kendra Middleton and her three-year-old son, Aiden...

10K Run for St. Vincent in 7 venues countrywide comes up on Saturday, May 15

2021-05-11

By Rubén Morales Iglesias: The 10K Run for St. Vincent and the Grenadines organized by the Stann Creek Ecumenical College and SVG Yuremein Project comes up on Saturday, May 15, 2021 at 7 venues...

Boyfriend detained pending an investigation into a house fire that claimed lives of mom and son

2021-05-10

By Zoila Palma: Authorities have detained the boyfriend of Kendra Middleton pending the outcome of the investigation into a house fire that occurred on Friday night. Police reports indicate that they...

Twenty-two ton Chinese rocket to crash into Earth this weekend

2021-05-09

By Zoila Palma: Space experts are closely tracking the re-entry of a 22 ton Chinese rocket that is expected to crash into Earth something this weekend, CNN reports. A statement from the US Space...

Belize’s Prime Minister receives his first shot of AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine

2021-05-08

By Zoila Palma: Today, Prime Minister of Belize, John Briceño received his first shot of the COVID-19 AstraZeneca vaccine. PM Briceno got his first jab of the COVID-19 vaccine at the newly re-opened...

Taiwan Embassy in Belize thanks parliamentarians for expressing support for Taiwan’s participation...

2021-05-07

By Zoila Palma: The #TaiwancanHelp campaign has been launched worldwide in an effort to garner support for Taiwan to be included in World Health Organization (WHO) activities specifically the World...

Five new confirmed cases of COVID-19

2021-05-06

By Zoila Palma: Today, the Ministry of Health and Wellness informed that of the 418 tests conducted, 5 new cases of COVID-19 were confirmed. Seven more people recovered from the virus while three...

Senior Managers: 'Salary cut approved in the budget, but that's an easy fix'

2021-05-05

By Benjamin Flowers: President of the Association of Public Sector Senior Managers Sharon Frazer, explained today that, even though the Government of Belize (GOB) has already approved the 10 percent...

Amnesty International says human rights in danger in El Salvador

2021-05-04

By Rubén Morales Iglesias: Amnesty International said on Sunday that human rights are in danger in El Salvador after the government removed the Solicitor General and other magistrates of the Supreme...

In Mexico, ancient Maya cave reveals mysterious painted hand prints

2021-05-03

Dozens of black and red hand prints cover the walls of a cave in Mexico, believed to be associated with a coming-of-age ritual of the ancient Maya, according to an archeologist who has explored and...

Irene Thiessen wins the We’re Back 5K race in Belmopan

2021-05-02

By Rubén Morales Iglesias: Irene Thiessen won the We’re Back 5K race in Belmopan on Saturday morning. Thiessen running for Westrac won the first in-person race after the more-than-a-year sports...

DFC has invested $23 million in agricultural loans and projects $7 million more for 2021

2021-05-01

By Rubén Morales Iglesias: DFC says that it has invested $23 million in agriculture out of a total of $117 million it’s invested so far in 2021. $76 million are to the productive sector, which...

Two Bella Vista teens reported missing

2021-04-30

By Benjamin Flowers: The family of 14-year-old Kiara Cáceres and 13-year-old Eli Cáceres is asking the public's assistance in locating them. The teens were last seen at their home in Bella Vista...

Man, 21, found with gun stolen from murdered security guard

2021-04-29

By BBN Staff: Police have detained James Rudon,21, of La Democracia. Rudon was detained in Southern Belize when he boarded a bus for Santa Rosa Village. When police searched his backpack, they found...

Chelsea pull one from Real Madrid in 1-1 draw UEFA Champions League semifinals

2021-04-28

By Rubén Morales Iglesias: Chelsea pulls one on Real Madrid on a rainy evening at the Alfredo di Stefano Stadium in Madrid in the first leg of the UEFA Champions League semifinals. American striker...

‘Last year, cane farmers lost $55 million … this government will not allow farmers to continue...

2021-04-27

By Rubén Morales Iglesias: “Last year, cane farmers lost $55 million … this government will not allow farmers to continue losing money. Not if we can avoid it,” said Minister of Agriculture, Fооd...

Belize Weather: Heat alert returns for interior

2021-04-26

Warm and dry weather will persist over the area, says the National Meteorological Service. Skies will be sunny today and clear to partly cloudy tonight. No rainfall is expected. High temperatures are...

Worldwide caravans planned against US blockade against Cuba 

2021-04-25

By Aaron Humes: Today, Saturday, according to Prensa Latina, there will be a worldwide demonstration against the United States’ economic, commercial and financial blockade against Cuba. According to...

No leads in the murder investigation of Kevaughn Wade

2021-04-24

By Benjamin Flowers: A man was gunned down in Punta Gorda last night, and police are trying to find out the circumstances that lead to his murder. Kevaughn Wade was sitting on a veranda at a house...

Benque Viejo del Carmen’s House of Culture observes Earth Day planting trees around Belize’s...

2021-04-23

By Rubén Morales Iglesias: In observation of Earth Day, the Benque Viejo del Carmen House of Culture/NICH (BHOC) is observing the reforestation and conservation day planting trees at key public...

Speeding boat kills pregnant manatee in southern Belize

2021-04-22

By Benjamin Flowers: The Belize Fisheries Department (BFD) is reporting that a speeding boat in southern Belize has killed a pregnant Antillean Manatee (Trichechus manatus manatus), a species that is...

POINT AND COUNTER-POINT-BELIZE BLUES: Stressed, Depressed and In a Mess

2021-04-21

The views expressed in this article are those of the writer and not necessarily those of Breaking Belize News. By Dorian A. Barrow, Ph.D., Florida State University: As the Blues Singer John Lee...

BTL drops eighteen workers as Communications’ Workers’ Union empathizes

2021-04-20

By Aaron Humes: Eighteen workers of Belize Telemedia Limited have been made redundant effective today. According to the company’s Executive Chairman, Mark Lizarraga, Telemedia will officially comment...

San Isidro Resident loses life in traffic accident

2021-04-19

By Zoila Palma: Jose Pop, 27, of San Isidro village, Toledo, lost his life yesterday in a traffic accident. Pop lost his life after he was knocked down by 33 year old Gerardo Arevale. Arevale told...

In Pictures: The Queen and nation bid farewell to Prince Philip

2021-04-18

The funeral for the Duke of Edinburgh is being held in the grounds of Windsor Castle.

Belize Nominated in 8 Categories at World Travel Awards 2021

2021-04-17

Belize has been nominated in 8 regional categories of the annual prestigious World Travel Awards (WTA) 2021! Here's how to vote now.

BREAKING: Heavy police presence at Belmopan Supreme Court as Hugh 'Beasy' Middleton brought in for...

2021-04-16

By BBN Staff: Police officers swarmed the Belmopan Supreme Court today as Hugh Middleton A.K.A 'Beasy', was taken to court for day one of his trial for the murder of Kyne Gentle. Middleton stands...

Social Security Board union elects new executive

2021-04-15

By Zoila Palma: The Social Security Board (SSB) union has elected a new executive for the 3-year term from 2021 to 2024. The Union's new Chief Executive Representative is Ella Waight, her Deputy is...

Barcelona knock off Real Madrid as the World’s Most Valuable Football Club

2021-04-14

By Rubén Morales Iglesias: Forbes Magazine says Barcelona are the most valuable football franchise in the world overtaking rivals Real Madrid. According to Forbes, Barcelona are worth $4.76 billion,...

Second Belize City man shot Sunday night

2021-04-13

By Aaron Humes: Twenty-one-year-old Vanny Thomas was the second victim of gunfire on Sunday night about half an hour before the shooting on Banak Street that injured Denvoy Bartley. Thomas was...

Cayo family tied up and robbed during a home invasion

2021-04-12

By Benjamin Flowers: A Cayo family was held at gunpoint, tied up, and robbed during a home invasion last night. Phillip Ismael Lopez, 51, told police that he and his family were inside their home...

Debt that Belize owes foreign creditors is 85% of the national economy

2021-04-11

By Zoila Palma: Nations are struggling to manage debt and climate change as well as the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic. Many Government leaders are calling for green debt relief. In an article...

First time since July 2020, no new case of COVID-19 detected in Belize

2021-04-10

By Zoila Palma: Today is the first time in 2021 that there is no new COVID-19 case detected in Belize for 24 hours. Since March of 2020, at the start of the COVID-19 pandemic in Belize, the Ministry...

Building manager responds to concerns over government office space in Dangriga, claims accusations...

2021-04-09

By Benjamin Flowers: The manager of an office building located on St. Vincent Drive in Dangriga Town has come forward to say that the health and safety concerns being raised about the building are...

Eight new cases of COVID-19 reported

2021-04-08

By Zoila Palma: Data from the Ministry of Health and Wellness indicate that 8 new cases of COVID-19 were confirmed today. There are now 51 active cases of COVID-19. Four more patients recovered from...

Belize Ambassador Candice Pitts presents credentials to Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic...

2021-04-07

By Rubén Morales Iglesias: Newly appointed Ambassador of Belize to the Republic of China (Taiwan), Candice Pitts, today presented her letter of credence to Minister of Foreign Affairs Joseph Wu....

United States special envoy Ricardo Zúñiga meets with Guatemala president Alejandro Giammattei today

2021-04-06

By Rubén Morales Iglesias: United States special envoy to The Northern Triangle countries, Ricardo Zúñiga, is meeting this evening with Guatemalan president Alejandro Giammattei according to elsalv...

11-year-old boy dies after concrete wall fell on him

2021-04-05

By Benjamin Flowers: An 11-year-old boy from San Roman Village, Corozal District, is dead after a concrete wall fell on him yesterday. Police say that Jamir Samir Marin was in a hammock along with...

Renewing With Growth: World Bank preaches higher productivity through economic restructuring and...

2021-04-04

By Aaron Humes: The Latin American and Caribbean region is poised to bounce back through significant transformation in key sectors as the region begins to rebound, the World Bank reports. After a...

Scotiabank is gone – hands over Belize operations to Belize Bank Corporation Limited

2021-04-03

By Aaron Humes; As of yesterday, Thursday, Scotiabank (Belize) Limited is no more. It has been renamed Belize Bank Corporation Limited (BBCL) after its original parent, the Bank of Nova Scotia in...

BREAKING: Union president confirms Dr. Manzanero situation "not settled"

2021-04-02

By Aaron Humes: President of the Association of Public Service Senior Managers Sharon Frazer told us this afternoon that as far as she is aware, the status of Dr. Marvin Manzanero has not been...

Belize Tourism Board says its offices will close for Easter break

2021-04-01

By Rubén Morales Iglesias: The Belize Tourism Board (BTB) says its offices will open on Holy Thursday but will be closed the entire long weekend including Good Friday and Easter Monday. On Thursday,...

Gas price goes skyward, regular now over $11 a gallon

2021-03-31

By BBN Staff: The Government of Belize has announced yet another increase in the price of gasoline, which sees an increase in the price of Kerosene and sends the price per gallon of regular fuel...

Social Security announces launch of new self-service online platform

2021-03-30

By Benjamin Flowers: Today the Social Security Board (SSB) announced the launch of its new online self-service platform called "My Social Security" which will give customers greater access to the...

Pan American Health Organization: 32 countries in the Americas have detected 1 of 3 COVID-19...

2021-03-29

By Zoila Palma: Today, the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) informed that 32 countries in the Americas have reported the presence of at least 1 of the 3 “variants of concern” of the virus that...

More than 20,000 people in Belize have received their first AstraZeneca shot

2021-03-28

By Zoila Palma: The Ministry of Health and Wellness continues to encourage the public to get vaccinated to protect themselves and others. As the COVID-19 vaccination campaign continues countrywide,...

Warning sounded against illegal activities in Bacalar Chico National Park and Marine Reserve

2021-03-27

By Aaron Humes: According to concerned citizens in San Pedro Town, Ambergris Caye, there has been increased reports of illegal activities occurring within the Bacalar Chico National Park and associ...

Archaeologists claim evidence of ‘wealth disparity’ at southern Belize Maya sites

2021-03-26

By Aaron Humes: The site of Uxbenká and the smaller nearby city of Ix Kuku’il in southern Belize have provided clues to archaeological researchers that ancient Maya cities were no different from...

Over 17,000 people in Belize have received their first AstraZeneca shot

2021-03-25

By Zoila Palma: The Ministry of Health and Wellness continues to encourage the public to get vaccinated to protect themselves and others. As the COVID-19 vaccination campaign continues countrywide,...

US Center for Disease Control says fully vaccinated people may visit unvaccinated family and...

2021-03-24

By Ruben Morales Iglesias: The Center for Diseases Control and Prevention (CDC) in the United States said today that people who are fully vaccinated can visit family and friends who are not vaccina...

Minister of Tourism and Diaspora Relations extends condolences on passing of conservationist,...

2021-03-23

By Zoila Palma: The Minister of Tourism and Diaspora Relations, Anthony Mahler extended sympathies on the passing of conservationist and founder of the Belize Zoo, Sharon Matola. “On behalf of the...

Deon McCaulay hints at government that footballers want football to play

2021-03-22

By Rubén Morales Iglesias: Despite the COVID-19 restrictions, the Government of Belize gave the Football Federation of Belize (FFB) permission for the Belize Men’s National Team to train in a bubble...

Deon McCaulay, Woodrow West, co-captains of the Belize National Football Team, confident ahead of...

2021-03-21

By Rubén Morales Iglesias: Two of Belize’s most experienced plyers are leading the Belize Men’s National Team in their bid to qualify to the second round of the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 qualifiers....

Contractors visit Corozal and southern hospitals ahead of plans for refurbishment

2021-03-20

By Aaron Humes: All regional hospitals, the municipal hospitals in Corozal and Punta Gorda Town and the Central Medical Laboratory in Belize City are to be retrofitted over the next five years as...

National budget delay confirmed, no new date set

2021-03-19

By Benjamin Flowers: BBN has confirmed with senior government officials that the Briceno government made the decision a short while ago to postpone the upcoming budget presentation. Earlier we...

European Union agency: “AstraZeneca vaccine’s benefits outweigh potential side effects”

2021-03-18

By Zoila Palma: Several countries in western Europe has temporarily suspended the use of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine as a precautionary measure. However, top medicine regulators have indicated...

New San Pedro Town Council introduces 1st ever Market day!

2021-03-17

By Zoila Palma: Today, the San Pedro Town Council informed that it is introducing its first-ever market day. “This is the council's first attempt at creating commerce within our town with an intent...

Mayor Bernard Wagner says the Belize City Council will work to revitalize the old capital

2021-03-16

By Rubén Morales Iglesias: Mayor Bernard Wagner said that the new Belize City Council is working on uplifting the old capital during their new three-year tenure so that the local economy can thrive....

COVID-19 recoveries outnumber new cases for the month so far

2021-03-15

By Benjamin Flowers: There have been more recoveries from COVID-19 than newly-reported cases for the month of March thus far, according to accumulated data from the Ministry of Health and Wellness...

Southern Workers Union calls on Government to re-open abandoned Commerce Bight Port

2021-03-14

By BBN Staff: This week, the Southern Workers Union (SWU) renewed its call to the Government of Belize (GOB) to reopen the Commerce Bight Port, located some 1.5 miles south of Dangriga, which had...

Officers of the Belize Postal Service participate in planning workshop

2021-03-13

By Zoila Palma: Senior officers of the Belize Postal service were engaged in a strategic planning workshop this week. The workshop was held at the National Emergency Management Organization confere...

Mexico to charge $24 tax to visit Chetumal beginning April

2021-03-12

By Ruben Morales Iglesias: The neighbouring Mexican State of Quintana Roo will apply a tourist tax to all foreign visitors, but will charge Belizean land visitors $24.00 (246 pesos), ten percent more...

Water interruption planned for Belize City today

2021-03-11

By BBN Staff: Belize Water Services Limited is reminding the public that there is a planned interruption of services to Belize City this afternoon. The interruption will affect Central American...

Belize loses another person to COVID-19

2021-03-10

By BBN Staff: The Ministry of Health and Wellness (MOHW) is reporting that another patient has died from complications connected to COVID-19. The latest national pandemic update produced by the MOHW...

How Cuba leads in the global fight against COVID-19 Pandemic 

2021-03-09

By Aaron Humes, Belize City: Isaac Saney, a Cuba specialist at Dalhousie University, Canada, and Co-Chair & Spokesperson, Canadian Network on Cuba, has commented for Guyana’s Stabroek News on Cuba’s...

One dead, one ill in Austria after taking AstraZeneca vaccine; health authorities suspend use

2021-03-08

By BBN Staff: Health authorities in Austria have suspended the use of a batch of the COVID-19 vaccine developed by AstraZeneca pending an investigation after one person died and another person became...

CIBC First Caribbean Bank to assist 10 countries acquire COVID-19 vaccines

2021-03-07

By BBN Staff: CIBC First Caribbean bank will assist 10 countries in acquiring COVID-19 vaccines with a donation of US $500,000. The donation is aimed at boosting vaccination programs in atleast 10...

Deon McCaulay may miss the first two games of Belize World Cup qualifying games

2021-03-06

By Ruben Morales Iglesias: Belizean striker Deon McCaulay has been the talisman of the Belize National Men’s Football Team (BNMFT), popularly known as the Belize Jaguars, over more than a decade, but...

Mexico says U.S.’ Central American aid to assist southern Mexico

2021-03-05

By BBN Staff: The United States Biden administration has committed a $4 billion aid to promote development in Central America, Yahoo News reports. Mexican President, Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said...