Thursday, May 23, 2024

Governor General of Belize

Governor General Receives Letters of Credence from New Ambassador of El Salvador to Belize

The Ambassador of El Salvador to Belize, H.E. Mrs. Julia Carolina Rovira Aguilar, on September 29, 2020 presented her letters of credence to the Governor General of Belize, H.E. Sir Colville Young.

House of Representatives and Senate approve amendment to Maritime Areas Act

As Belize continues to prepare to head to the International Court of Justice (ICJ) to settle the Guatemalan territorial claim, the House of Representatives and the Senate amended the 1992 Maritime Areas Act, restoring its claim to its previous 12 miles of territorial seas instead of the recent three nautical miles as stipulated under international law.

Presentation of Credentials

Three ambassadors and a high commissioner accredited to Belize presented their letters of credence to the Governor General of Belize H.E. Sir Colville Young this morning at the Belize House.

Governor General visits Caye Caulker

During his visit, he entertained and inspired the students by sharing stories and pieces of literature, while giving insight into the complex roots of the Belizean culture.

New Ambassador of Republic of China (Taiwan) Presents Credentials to the Governor General of Belize

H. E. Remus Li-Kuo Chen presented his Letters of Credence as the new ambassador of the Republic of China (Taiwan) to H.E. Sir Colville Young, Governor General of Belize.

New Year Honours Conferred to Eight Belizeans

The Governor General of Belize H.E. Sir Colville Young conferred New Year Honours to eight Belizeans, on behalf of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, at the Belize House in Belmopan. Receiving the honours were six men and two women.

Presentation of Credentials to the Governor General of Belize

In their address to the Governor General, H.E. Mr. Eric Mayoraz, Ambassador of Switzerland; H.E. Mr. José Renato Sepúlveda Nebel, Ambassador of Chile; and H.E. Mrs. Ana Elena Moser Cazar, Ambassador of Ecuador, conveyed greetings from their respective countries and their pleasure in being in Belize to celebrate the nation’s independence.

Hon. Patrick Faber Sworn in as Deputy Prime Minister

The Hon. Patrick Faber was today sworn in as the new Deputy Prime Minister of Belize by the Governor General.