Another Contraband Bust In Orange Walk

In last night’s newscast, we reported on a major contraband bust which occurred here in the Orange W...

Department Of Transport Cracks Down On Traffic Violators

Last week, the Department of Transport announced that it will be cracking down on violators of the t...

Carribbean Tourists Behind Bars For Drug Trafficking

Three Caribbean Tourists are tonight behind bars at the Belize Central Prison after a substantial qu...

PM Weighs In On Castro's Sons Contraversy

There’s been public condemnation for the authorities’ handling of the criminal matters involving the...

PM Rejects IMF Recommendation To Increase GST To 15%

Last week we told you about the IMF’s Article IV consultation statement on Belize which called on th...

  • Another Contraband Bust In Orange Walk

    Tuesday, 20 June 2017 00:00
  • Department Of Transport Cracks Down On Traffic Violators

    Tuesday, 20 June 2017 00:00
  • Carribbean Tourists Behind Bars For Drug Trafficking

    Tuesday, 20 June 2017 00:00
  • PM Weighs In On Castro's Sons Contraversy

    Friday, 23 June 2017 02:09
  • PM Rejects IMF Recommendation To Increase GST To 15%

    Friday, 23 June 2017 02:13

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  • House Goes Up In flames In Orange Walk

    Tonight there are two house fires to report here in Orange Walk. The first happened last night on Riverside Street and has left one woman without a home. Sometime after 7:00pm the Orange Walk Fire department received a report of a fire in progress, tod...
  • Importation Also Declines On February

    Turing over to Belize’s total imports for the month of February 2017, it was valued at $140.4 million representing a significant 13.1 percent or $21.1 million decrease from imports during the same month in 2016, which totaled $161.6 million. (Show Ex tr...
  • Exportation Plummets In February 2017

    As we told you earlier in the newscast today the Statistical Institute of Belize issued its latest statistics for the month of February 2017 including exporting figures which continue to decline. Domestic exports for February 2017 totaled $25.8 million, a...
  • PUP Calls On Government to Act Now Against Crime

    Following the reports of a bloody weekend which resulted in a total of eight murders in our jewel including the death of a police officer who was viciously attacked in front of the Racoon Police Station in Belize City, the People’s United Party issued a...
  • Inflation Rate Is Up For February 2017

    The Statistical Institute of Belize today published its latest statistics on prices and external trade for the country of Belize. First we take a look at the consumer price index for which the report shows that prices increased, on average by 2.3 percent ...
  • Suspected Drug Plain Landed In Northern Belize

    Police tonight continue to investigate another suspected drug plane which made its landing in Belize. On Monday March 27th, with the assistance of Guatemalan Civil Aviation, Belize police managed to intercept a CESSNA Piper Aztec single engine plane aband...
  • Middleton Claims Amnesia

    At this point, the Senate hearing ended. It was one of the most difficult for the Chairman and Committee members because Middleton took on the nature of a hostile witness and even though he swore under oath to tell nothing but the truth, he was clearly ca...
  • Barton Middleton Fears For His Life

    The Senate Select Committee hearings which have been investigating serious allegations of wrong-doing and irregularities within the Immigration Department via its public hearings took a very strange and serious turn today when one of the individuals invol...
  • More On The Budget Presentation

    Since Thursday of last week when the Budget debate before the House of Representatives began, we’ve been covering the presentations by the area representatives as both side laid out their reasons for supporting or opposing the budget. We’ve ended up w...
  • Fishermen Charges Hefty fine for Being In Possession Of Undersized Conchs

    Nine fishermen from the Chunox, Copper Bank and Ranchito Villages located in the Corozal District were formally arrested and charged this morning after they were found in possession of one thousand one hundred sixty two undersized conchs. They are 21 year...
  • Senator Salas Disagrees With PM On Statutory Bodies Not Being Accountable

    When the controversial PACT amendment bill was introduced by the Prime Minister on March 13, the rationale given by the PM was that the finances of the Statutory Bodies needed to be better Policed by the Government of Belize. The implied translation of th...
  • More Gifts For Concepcion RC School

    All indications are that the Rotary was in a gift-giving mood on Saturday. In addition to initiating the project on the compound, Rotary member Fred Orio handed over a new laptop and printer to the school Principal. School teacher Adriano Ramirez said tha...
  • Concepcion RC Goes Green

    The idea of bathroom facilities that use minimal amounts of water may be a worthy one for communities that find access to water a serious challenge. Here in the north a number of communities have limited water access, and there are those such as Copper Ba...
  • Senate Debates Budget, Senator Salas Votes Against The Financial Plan

    On Thursday and Friday of last week, members of the House of Representatives, took turns to debate the national budget and today, it was the turn of the 13 senators to do so. While Church Senator Ashley Rocke supported the budget alongside the UDP senator...
  • PM Closes Budget Debate

    The second day of the 2017-2018 Budget Debate before the 31-member House of Representatives went until almost 11:30 on Friday night. Prime Minister Dean Barrow was only present for an hour and arrived at 8, then left, and arrived once more at 10:13p...
  • Vehicle Flips Over At The Entrance Of Town

    And this afternoon, in an area not too far away on the Phillip Goldson Highway, there was another traffic mishap. Fortunately, this one was not fatal and the driver escaped with as much as a scare. It involved this Chevrolet Malibu car which slipped off t...
  • Another Fatality On The Philip Goldson Highway

    Xaibe resident Eduardo Sanker was killed instantly when the Suzuki motorcycle he travelled on slammed into an incoming Toyota 4Runner along mile 81 on the Phillip Goldson Highway on Saturday, March 25th in Ranchito Village in Corozal. Sanker was travel...
  • Did Government Cook Up Figures?

    Hon. Briceno also chastised the Government for presenting a budget with financial data that has not been verified by the Auditor General. But the truth is that none of the budgets since 2012 have been audited. Briceno committed that the next PUP Governmen...
  • National Budget Debated At The House

    Today it was day one of the Opposition members’ turn to surgically break down the Barrow Administration’s 2017-2018 budget estimates presented to the country by Prime Minister Dean Barrow last week Monday March 13. The Government is proposing to spend...
  • Sabido's Conviction Reduce To Manslaughter

    First it was Daniel Ku and now 30 year old Osmar Sabido who was convicted of the murder of his common-law wife, 21 year old Christie Carrasco got his conviction reduced to manslaughter. The news that the Belize Court of Appeal upheld the appeal filed by S...