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  • Agreement Reached Between MOT And Bus Operators

    Late this evening the Ministry of Transport issued a release announcing that an agreement was reached between the Belize Bus Association and the Ministry over the ongoing concern of Mexican and Guatemalan busses being allowed to enter the Jewel and endang...
  • Kareem Musa Explains Controversial Trip To China

    A visit to mainland China by PUP area representative Hon. Kareem Musa has generated some controversy for the parliamentarian. Pics of Musa shaking hands with Chinese officials have been put out by the United Democratic Party, who has been critical of the ...
  • Pressure Placed On DOE To Release Results On Water Samples Retrived From The New River

    The Department of the Environment continues to be on the hot seat tonight as Orange Walk residents and several environmental groups are demanding answers when it comes to the current contamination of the new River. For decades now the river has experie...
  • Ambassador Rosado Presents Credentials To President Of Nicaragua

    Non-resident Ambassador of Belize to Nicaragua, His excellency Alexis Rosado, presented his Letters of Credence to the President of the Republic of Nicaragua, Commandant José Daniel Ortega Saavedra on Tuesday, July 30th, 2019.  Ambassador Rosad...
  • Celebrating Breast Is Best Week

    Each year during the month of August from the first to the seventh, World Breastfeeding Week is observed with the goal of promoting the importance of breastfeeding. World Breast Feeding Week is also considered as an international campaign to encourage exc...
  • Clean And Green Orange Walk Educate Children On Pollution And Its Effects

    Back in the month of May, a group of students from the north joined forces to promote a healthy, safe and clean environment by adopting several initiatives and projects including clean up campaigns in an effort to discontinue pollution and the improper di...
  • Concerns Raised Over Possible Construction Of A Medical Stores Facility With NHI Money

    There's been some concerns raised about a memorandum from the Ministry of Finance which was sent out on July 29th which has been making its rounds on social media. The memorandum shows Artemio Osorio writing on behalf of the Financial Secretary, statin...
  • Elrington And His Business Partners.. The Schneider's Continue To Face Off At Court

    The ongoing trial against Cabinet Minister, Hon. Wilfred Elrington, resumed at the Supreme Court this morning before Justice Courtney Abel. As viewers may recall, a lawsuit was filed against Elrington by his former business partners, American nationals…...
  • Cost Of Living Sees Dismal Reduction For June

    The Statistical Institute of Belize (SIB) published its recent figures today for Consumer Prices Index (CPI) where results show that the cost of living recorded a minor overall decrease of 0.3 percent for the month of June 2019 compared to June 2018. (Ins...
  • Newly Elected San Jose Village Council Already Faces Challenges

    It has been one week since the village council elections took place in the village of San Jose here in the Orange Walk District where the PUP slate won all seven seats and today was the official swearing in ceremony of the team. And with only hours of bei...
  • Investigating Officer Takes The Stand In The Mason Case

    The trial involving William Danny Mason and his co-accused continued today where retired Police Officer, Russel Blackett, was re-called to the witness stand where he was cross examined by Defense Councils. Following his cross examination, Lead Investigato...
  • Corporal To Be Charged For Manslaughter By Negligence Into Death Of Alysson Major

    Police corporal Kent Martinez is to be charged for manslaughter by negligence in the shooting death of Thirty-six-year-old Allyson Major. The ministry of National Security through a press release earlier today announced that the preliminary investigation ...
  • No Arrest Has Been Made Into The Murder Of Yanira De La Rosa Novelo

    Exactly three weeks have gone by since the callous murder of twenty-three-year-old San Jose resident Yanira De La Rosa Novelo on July 9th and police are yet to make an arrest on the case. The young mother of two was brutally attacked while she visi...
  • An Increase In Major Crimes In The Month Of June

    The Belize Crime Observatory (BCO) has published its monthly major crimes analysis for the period of June 1st to the June 30th, 2019. Figures show that there were 101 major crimes reported by the Belize Police Department and indicates that this is the fir...
  • GOB Issues Statement On Sarstoon Aggression

    Earlier this week, we reported on the confrontation which transpired at the Sarstoon between the Guatemalan Armed Forces and a Group of Belizeans as the Guatemalan authorities once again blocked the group’s path, averting them from traversing further up...
  • Conclusion Of First Phase Of Train the Trainers Workshop

    The Ministry of Agriculture in collaboration with the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) today concluded the first phase of a three-day train-the-trainers workshop under a regional Sustainable Food Systems and Value chain Develo...
  • Student's Graduate From Computer Course

    A couple of days ago, the Orange Walk Town Council embarked on a two week summer program offering free computer courses to primary school students at the Mahatma Ghandi Internet Resource Center. The program was aimed at teaching participants the basic kno...
  • Shots Fired On Unity Street Orange Walk..Police Say They Were Rubber Bullets

    News that shots had been fired on Unity Street near 123 Supermarket here in the Orange Walk District shortly after one this afternoon spread like wildfire across town. When we arrived in the area shortly after we found police reportedly conducting a searc...
  • Belize Represented In The 44th Annual Conference Of CAA

    Speakers, parliamentarians and Clerks of parliaments from the Caribbean Legislative Assemblies including Belize have gathered in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago, for the 44th Annual Conference of the Caribbean, Americas and Atlantic (CAA) Region of the...
  • New Facebook Aging App Can Cause Security Breaches

    If you have recently been on social media, chances are you might have come across the newest viral trend called “FaceApp”. The app uses photos from your phone to show what an older or younger version of yourself could look like. This newest trend has ...