Still NO Justice For Corozal Resident Victor Cituk

Last Friday made it exactly one month since we reported on the allegations by Corozal resident 36 ye...

S&P Says Belize is Close To Default

Seven days have passed since the February 20th deadline for the Government of Belize to make payment...

Bishop O. P. Martin Laid To Rest

Hundreds of Catholic parishioners and Belizean leaders today gathered in Belmopan City to bid farewe...

  • Still NO Justice For Corozal Resident Victor Cituk

    Tuesday, 28 February 2017 02:30
  • S&P Says Belize is Close To Default

    Tuesday, 28 February 2017 02:36
  • Bishop O. P. Martin Laid To Rest

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  • BNTU Continues To Demand Overdue Re-registration

    The topic of Government’s proposed re-districting has become a hot-button issue because the Opposition and a number of social partners including the Belize National Teachers Union have called for the Elections and Boundaries to carry out the long overdu...
  • BNTU To Follow Up On International Investigation On Mason's Case

    Last year’s 11-day strike by the Belize National Teachers Union forced Prime Minister Dean Barrow to commit to eight major points put to him by the Union. There has been follow-through on a number of them, including the appointment of the Integrity Comm...
  • No Solution To Land dispute In August Pine Ridge

    On Friday’s newscast we reported about a land dispute between local resident, Fred Hornsby from the village of August Pine Ridge here in the Orange District and an alleged high ranking official from the Ministry of Works in Belmopan. As we had informed ...
  • Salaries Not To Be Deducted From Teachers

    The Belize National Teachers Union has been in a constant tug and war with the Ministry of Education since their eleven day strike back in October of last year on whether their salary will be deducted for those days teachers were out of class.  The t...
  • Spartan Fitness Gym Represented In Muscle Mania Bodybuilding Event

    If you were watching the Despierta Belice show last Friday, you would have been put on notice by Mr. Belize Rigo Vellos that a Muscle Mania bodybuilding event would be held by the Bodybuilding Federation in the Belize City over the weekend. Vellos didn’...
  • Bishop O. P. Martin To Be Laid To Rest In Belmopan

    Since the passing of Bishop Emeritus OP Martin on Thursday February 16th, Belizeans home and abroad have been sharing their prayers with his family and Catholic counterparts. On Friday the government of Belize issued a press release also giving their cond...
  • GOB Contemplated To Sale Shares Of Utilities Companies

    Last week, Opposition Leader Hon. John Briceno exposed the Barrow Administration’s intentions of selling off the utility companies to raise much-needed revenue in the upcoming fiscal year. The allegation saw no response by way of UDP press release, and ...
  • No Major Fraud In 2012 Elections Says PM

    On January 25th the former Director of Immigration Ruth Meighan dropped a bombshell when she announced during her testimony to the Senate Select Committee’s immigration inquiry that over 2,000 nationalities were fast-tracked before the 2012 elections by...
  • PM Barrow Discusses Possible Tax Increase

    And while Superbond jitters are real, another matter making Belizeans nervous is the upcoming budget.  In a recent meeting with the trade unions, the Financial Secretary indicated that the fiscal adjustment needed to produce $105 million in the upcom...
  • Belize Fails To Meet 26 Million Dollars Super-Bond Payment

    Tonight the jitters over the nation’s economic state is much, much intense because of two main reasons. Firstly, today, February 20th, marked the date when a $26m Superbond payment was due but it was not paid by the Government – signalling the closest...
  • Belize Represented At CARICOM Conference Of Heads Of Government

    A Belizean delegation steered by Foreign Minister Hon. Wilfred Elrington left the country to attend the 28th Inter-sessional Meeting of the CARICOM Conference of Heads of Government in Georgetown, Guyana. At the two day Conference which began today, regio...
  • Ministry Of Health Records Increase In Cases Of Diarrhea

    Since December of 2016, there has been an increasing rate of gastroenteritis cases particularly in the Stann Creek District. The communities mostly affected in the said district are Dangriga Town, Independence and Bella Vista Villages. According to ...
  • Castellanos Says She Was Removed Against her Will

    Back to former Finance Officer Teresita Castellanos. She was removed from Immigration Department in in 2014, during the same time the Auditor General’s office was carrying out their investigations into multiple scandals at the Department. Castellanos re...
  • Senior Immigration Officer Discusses Role In Missing VISAS

    As we reported yesterday, the absence of expected witnesses Eric Chang and Patrick Tillett has forced the Committee to seek legal advice on what powers are available to them to get Chang and Tillett to testify. Both men are named in the Auditor General’...
  • Former Finance Officer Says Higher Ups In Immigration Blocked Reform

    The ground-shaking testimony given yesterday to the Senate Select Committee by former Finance Officer Teresita Castellanos has undoubtedly gotten the attention of the entire country as Belizeans heard, for the first time, a former senior officer confess t...
  • UDP - BALAC Calls For The Removal Of Eamon Courtney

    A group of UDP supporters, under the banner of an adhoc group called “Belizeans Against Lord Ashcroft and Courtenay” staged a picket outside the offices of PUP Senator and Attorney Eamon Courtenay this morning. The picket group held placards and prote...
  • Arzu Serves Antoerh Term As Ombudsman

    During a sitting of the House of Representatives on January 27nd, Prime Minister, Hon. Dean Barrow announced that Mr. Lionel Arzu would be re-appointed for another term as Ombudsman and today, he was officially sworn in at the Belize House located in Belm...
  • Love And Protect Says Oceana

    To love and protect – that’s the name of an annual event organised by Ocean Belize in Corozal Town. The objective of the event, which is normally held on Valentine’s Day, is to promote love and care for the environment. This year, Oceana is partneri...
  • Old Liqour Licensing board Was Not Doing His Job

    On Thursday we told you about the letter that was sent to the former chairman and vice chairman of the Orange Walk Liquor Licensing Board. After receiving their appointment letter back in the month of January 2017, Alvaro Grajalez and John Pollard receive...
  • Minister Patt Speaks On Auditor General's Report

    If you’ve been following our expanded coverage of the Senate Select Committee hearings you would have heard the Committee members constantly raising alarm over the practise of Ministerial intervention in the processing of visas, nationality and passport...