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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  • Opposition Leader Speaks On Upcoming Debate

    The Barrow Administration’s 2017-2018 draft Budget presented on Monday of this week will go under heavy scrutiny by the Opposition People’s United Party on Thursday March 23rd and Friday March 24th when the House meets once more for its annual budget ...
  • PUP Leader Dialogues With Students Of Belize Adventist College

    There were listening ears and curious minds at the Belize Adventist Junior College in Calcutta Village, Corozal District this morning, as the Leader of the Opposition Hon. John Briceno paid a special visit to address the students of the institution. ...
  • US Marshall Offer Reward For Detainment Of RJ Believe To Be In Belize

    The United States Marshals are offering a reward of five thousand dollars for any information that might assist them in locating and detaining Raymond “RJ” McLeod who is considered a person of interest in the death of his girlfriend, Krystal Mitchell....
  • Fishermen Slapped With Stiff Fines For Under Size Conchs

    Four Fishermen from the north were today fined almost $10,000 in court after they were found in possession of a large number of undersized conchs. The men, namely 26 year old Wilson Hernandez and 24 year old Aldo Hernandez both of Sarteneja Village,...
  • Ghost Passport In The System

    The second witness at today’s Senate hearing had even more criticism of the passport system utilised by the Immigration Department. Francisco Gonzalez, who shared his expertise with the Auditor General’s audit team shared some of his concerns about th...
  • Senate Inquiry Exposes Weaknesses In Passport System

    The Senate Select Committee held its fourteenth hearing session today in which it took a deep look at the technical aspects of our passport system. Rodolfo Bol, the Information Technology manager at the Department of Immigration since August 2012, managed...
  • Belize Represented In Cuba

    Belize’s Ambassador to Cuba, Her Excellency Annie Lou Burns and Belize’s Ambassador to CARICOM, His Excellency Daniel Gutierrez, travelled to Havana Cuba last week to attend the 22nd Session of the Ordinary Meeting of the Ministerial Council. The meet...
  • Newly Formed Group Gives Back To The Community

    On Friday’s newscast we told you about the newly formed Charity group in the Carmelita Village under the name ‘The Carmelita Sporting Club: Willingness is our priority’ and their mission to provide a helping hand to the residents of their community....
  • What Does PM Think About Revelations Made During Senate Hearings?

    And while the topic of the Senate inquiry came up, so did the names of well-known UDP agents Eric Chang and Patrick Tillett who testified last week about their roles in immigration scandals including the Kim Won Hong fiasco and the visas stolen from the W...
  • PM Speaks On Re-registration

    After insisting for weeks that it will hold an electoral border redistricting exercise prior to carrying out a scheduled re-registration exercise against the wishes of the Opposition and social partners, the Government announced last week that it had chan...
  • O/W Police Operation Leads To Confiscation Of Drugs

    Orange Walk Police continue in their efforts to remove drugs from the streets of our town. Their latest operation conducted on major hot stops throughout town led to the discovery of two separate busts amounting to almost two thousand grams of cannabis. ...
  • Orange Walk Prisoner Dies At Kolbe Correctional Facility

    A man detained at the Kolbe Correctional Facility is tonight dead. But police are not looking at another case of murder. Information reaching our newsroom just before news time indicates that sixty two year old Matilde Ku of August Pine Ridge Village her...
  • Which Sectors Will Benefit From Budget 2017//2018?

    So how is the Government proposing to spend $1.18 million in the new fiscal year? While the PM gave the breakdown, we can tell you that wages will continue to take up the majority of the expense. Rt. Honourable Dean Barrow - Prime Minister of Belize...
  • Opposition Leader Lashes Out At GOB For State Of Economy

    Briceno also lashed out at the Government for the economic state the country is in. The Opposition Leader pointed out that the Barrow Administration had every opportunity to get things right when it accessed over $300m in Petrocaribe loan funds. The Prime...
  • 2017/2018 National Budget Presented

    Higher taxes – that’s what Prime Minister Dean Barrow proposed this morning in his presentation of the 2017/2018 Budget of $1.18 billion at the sitting of the House of Representatives. The Prime Minister wants to raise over $80 million dollars i...
  • Man Wanted For Murder Arrested By O/W Police

    Mario Aguirre, wanted by police for the stabbing murder of fifty three year old San Roman Resident Marcelino Chan, was escorted to the Orange Walk police station by his lawyer over the weekend. He was being sought in connection with the murder of Chan whi...
  • Opposition Leader Speaks On Senate Inquiry Investigation

    Since the start of the Senate Select Committee hearings, Belizeans have been hit with numerous bomb shell revelations made by persons that have been called out to make their testimonies on immigration matters. The most recent hearings held on Wednesday in...
  • Fool dih Talk But No Fool dih Listen, Senator Tells Patrick Tillette

    Accountant Patrick Tillett had a tough time convincing the Senate Select Committee members that he was being completely honest about his very profitable visa service business to acquire visas through an immigration agent who was paid $3,000 to simply take...
  • Who Is Mr. Middleton?

    Throughout his testimony, Wade remained antagonistic and non-cooperative in assisting the Committee to find or identify the individual only known as “Mr. Middleton”. This elusive character who had the ability to obtain visas for Chinese nationals for ...
  • Immigration Officer, Lindsey Wade Deny He Took VISAS From Western Border

    Tonight we continue the coverage of yesterday’s heated Senate Select Committee hearings which saw former UDP politician Eric Chang, accountant Patrick Tillett and Immigration Officer Lindsey Wade appear as witnesses. All three are connected either direc...