PSU President Reinstated Under Conditions

On Saturday a special meeting was held at the Public Service Union headquarters in Belize City with ...

Sarteneja Resident Venture Into Food And Cosmetology Businesses

Back in January we had introduced the group of 30 men and women who were enrolled in a 6-month skill...

Guatemalans Detained For Panning For Gold In Belizean Territory

Over the weekend, a patrol unit consisting of BDF soldiers and an FCD Ranger managed to detain six G...

Orange Walk Resident Shot During Altercation With Custom And BDF Officers

Unconfirmed reports to CTV3 news is that a confrontation between Orange Walk residents and officials...

Regular and Diesel Prices Increase

If your gas tank is running close to empty, our advice to you would be to full up before midnight be...

  • PSU President Reinstated Under Conditions

    Tuesday, 15 August 2017 02:47
  • Sarteneja Resident Venture Into Food And Cosmetology Businesses

    Tuesday, 15 August 2017 02:49
  • Guatemalans Detained For Panning For Gold In Belizean Territory

    Tuesday, 15 August 2017 02:53
  • Orange Walk Resident Shot During Altercation With Custom And BDF Officers

    Wednesday, 16 August 2017 03:08
  • Regular and Diesel Prices Increase

    Wednesday, 16 August 2017 03:10

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  • Another Vega Land Scandal

    Former Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Natural Resources Gaspar Vega and his family continue to be embroiled in major controversy involving questionable land deals. A report that appeared in the BELIZE TIMES of Sunday July 16th, reveals that the wor...
  • ComPol's Memory Fails During Senate Select Committee Hearing

    Another issue which the ComPol was compelled to address during yesterday’s hearing are reports that the security clearance requirement component to visa and nationality applications which were conducted by the Police was discontinued. Once more the Com...
  • ComPol Oblivious To Immigration Irregularities

    Yesterday we showed you parts of the testimonies of Commissioner of Police Allen Whylie and Retired Police Officer, former Superintendent Julio Valdez which dealt with what should have been a complete investigation by the Police Department on Immigration ...
  • BSCFA Responds To BSI/ASR

    Tonight the contention continues to build between the BSCFA and BSI/ASAR, at the heels of a proposal made by ASR to invest twenty two million dollars to upgrade the factory in preparation of the coming changes in the EU market regime in October 2017. ...
  • Former President Top Cop Testifies Before Senate Select Committee

    Two senior men in the Police Department, Commissioner of Police Allen Whylie and Superintendent Julio Valdez, who is now retired, appeared before the Senate Select Committee today to provide answers to questions for a number of matters involving the Immig...
  • Mexican Embassy Issues Warning To Mexican Taxi Drivers

    Since the beginning of this week, we have been reporting about the discovery of 1,578 grams of cannabis which was found by police inside a Chetumal taxi cab that was stopped and searched at the Santa Elena border area over the weekend, in which the driver...
  • BSI/ASR And BSCFA At Odds Over Proposed Amendments On Commercial Agreement

    Tonight there is tension in the sugar industry between the Belize Sugar Cane Farmers Association and BSI/ASR. This comes at the heels of a proposal made by ASR to upgrade the factory in preparation of the coming changes in the EU market regime in October ...
  • Commisioner Whylie Denies Interrupting Investigation Into Immigration Department

    Police Commissioner Allen Whylie was also in the hot seat for his Department’s refusal to investigate the criminal aspects of the Elvin Penner/Won Hong Kim scandal. Penner facilitated, with the aid of immigration officials, fraudulent Belizean nationali...
  • Compol Says He Knew Nothing About File

    But while ComPol Whylie was adamant that he was supportive of Valdez’ investigation and played no role in its premature ending, he certainly wasn’t interested enough to do the necessary follow up to ensure that it was completed.   Allen Whylie -...
  • Customs Officer Becomes First Belizean To Graduate From WCO Career Development Programme

    The World Customs Organization Career Development Program was established back in 2009 in collaboration with Japan Customs and provides selected candidates with an opportunity to undertake work at the WCO Secretariat. The program runs for a period of ten ...
  • Children Attending Summer Program Learn About Healthy Eating

    This afternoon about 25 children attending the annual Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints summer programme got a special visit from Mr. Belize Rigo Vellos, who stopped in to talk to them about healthy eating and healthy living. The children are at...
  • CEO Explains Why Belizeans Must Be Sprayed At Northern Border BAHA Quarantine Facility

    In December, the Government of Belize through BAHA and in partnership with OIRSA unveiled a brand new spraying facility at the Northern Border for the purpose of sanitizing foreign vehicles entering Belize. But shortly after opening, the authorities began...
  • Belizean Moto Taxi In The Zone Says Mexican Taxis Are Hurting Their Business

    In yesterday’s newscast we told you about the police’s discovery of 1,578 grams of cannabis inside a Chetumal taxi car that was stopped and searched inside the Santa Elena border area over the weekend. Mexican driver 55 year old Jorge Anzures Alfaro a...
  • BSCFA and BSI/ASR Must Seek Way Forward Says CEO Alpuche

    Since we were on the topic of direct consumption sugar exports, we also asked the CEO to comment on the current stalemate between the Belize Sugar Industries/ASR and the Belize Sugar Cane Farmers Association over the contents of a new agreement between t...
  • There is Still Room for Improvement In The Industry, Says CEO In MOA

    The 2016-2017 sugar crop which closed at the ending of June has had mixed results and reviews. Yes sugar production increased but the amount of cane milled was below the estimated target. Yes more cane farmers were exposed to mechanized harvesting, but fe...
  • Traffic Accident Claims One Life On The San Victor/San Narciso Road

    A man lost his life in a traffic collision that occurred on the San Victor Village road on Saturday night. The victim was a passenger in a blue and silver two-door Mazda pickup that was heading towards San Narciso Village but which ran off the road an...
  • Minister of Tourism Testifies Before Senate Select Committee, His Recommendation Were Simply To Assist, He Says

    It’s open season on politicians to testify before the Senate Select Committee inquiry, or so it seems, as two more Cabinet Ministers under the Barrow Administration sat before the Senate Select Committee to give testimony about their involvement in matt...
  • Taiwan Announces Visa-Free Entry For Belizeans

    The Government of Taiwan today announced visa-free entry for nationals of its diplomatic allies in the Caribbean, including Belize. According to a statement from Taiwan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the initiative is being done to “demonstrate the cl...
  • Minor Charged For Being In Possesion Of Homemade Firearm

    A sixteen year old Orange Walk minor from Black Water Creek Trial Farm, is tonight in police custody after he was caught in possession of a homemade firearm along with several rounds of live ammunition.     The seizer was made during an early mornin...
  • David and Anke Doehm Charged for Child Cruelty

    The office of the DPP has given directive to impose the charge of ‘Cruelty to a child’ to Anke Doehm and David Doehm, the adoptive parents of thirteen year old Faye Lin Cannon, following her death last week in San Pedro. Anke Doehm has been arrested a...