Belize Press Releases

Opening of the Lobster Fishing Season

The Belize Fisheries Department would like to advise the public that in accordance with the Fisheries Act (Chapter 210s, revised edition 2003), the open season for...

Belize reaches an important cornerstone in Border Management

The UN Migration Agency (IOM) reports that an important upgrade to Belize’s Border management system is complete. Particularly, this initiative strengthened the capacity of...

Belize Delegation Attends 38th Regular Meeting of CARICOM

Belize Delegation Attends 38th Regular Meeting of the Conference of Heads of Government of CARICOM. Minister of Foreign Affairs Hon. Wilfred Elrington attended the 38th Regular...

Digital Border Crossing Card

The Department of Immigration implemented the use of the Digital Border Crossing Card on 1st July 2017 following months of consultation with and notification...

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Framework Agreement Signed Between Belize and Guyana

Belmopan. July 6, 2016. Today, the nations of Belize and Guyana signed a Framework Agreement to deepen commercial, economic, technical and cultural cooperation between...
Cutting Ribbon

The Government of Japan is once again partnering with the Government of Belize.

Belize City (May 12th, 2016) - The Government of Japan is once again partnering with the Government of Belize. The Government of Japan is granting...
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New Zika Cases Emerge

Ministry of Health Continues to Caution Public as new Zika Cases Emerge. Belmopan. June 20th, 2016.  The Ministry of Health is investigating and closely monitoring...
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Confiscation of Compressed Marijuana in Northern Belize

Confiscation of Compressed Marijuana in Northern Belize Belmopan. June 13, 2016.   The Ministry of National Security informs the public that a Belize Defence Force patrol...
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Police improprieties – A Zero Tolerance Policy

Recently the Belize Police Department has been wracked by a series of improprieties, committed by some of its members, which are of major national...

World Environment Day photo challenge

World Environment Day is a day that is celebrated worldwide, including Belize, in recognition of...

Small Hive Beetle Survey – Beekeeping

The Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries, Forestry, the Environment & Sustainable Development and Immigration in collaboration...

Police improprieties – A Zero Tolerance Policy

Recently the Belize Police Department has been wracked by a series of improprieties, committed by...

Edmond Castro and Godwin Hulse main speakers at Maskall Village Fair

Main speakers at the first ever Agriculture and Trade Fair in the village of Maskall...

International Women’s Month: Defence Minister Salutes Women

Minister of Defence Hon. John Saldivar this morning addressed a gathering of women who work...

Ministry Signs Agreement with SESB – Solar Energy Solutions Belize

Ministry of Public Service, Energy and Public Utilities Signs Agreement with Solar Energy Solutions Belize. The...

International Women’s Day/Women’s Month 2017 Message

Hon. Anthony Martinez, Minister of Human Development, Social Transformation and Poverty Alleviation International Women’s Day/Women’s...

Belize Participates in UN Regional Steering Committee Meeting

The UN Resident Coordinators of the United Nations Multi-Country Sustainable Development Framework (UN-MSDF) Regional Steering...

Sea Cucumber Fishing Season Notice

In accordance with Section 11 of Statutory Instrument No. 67 of 2009, under the Fisheries...

Launch of the Belize Archives Advisory Board – BARS

The Ministry of Youth Sports and Culture launched the Belize Archives Advisory Board at a...

Mexican Ambassador and Transport Minister meet

Mexico’s Ambassador to Belize H. E. Carlos Quesnel met yesterday in Belmopan with Minister of...

Vacancy: Programme Manager, Research and Resource Assessment

The CRFM Secretariat is seeking a qualified candidate for the post of Programme Manager, Research...

National Council on Ageing – 14th Anniversary

This year marks the 14th Anniversary of the National Council on Ageing. The NCA was...

Forest Department Leads Effort to Update National Threatened Species List

Key stakeholders met at the Belize Zoo and Tropical Education Center on Tuesday, 31st January...

BTEC Awards Certificates on Tourism Based Training

The Belize Training and Employment Centre (BTEC), a unit of BELTRAIDE, will award certificates tomorrow,...