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  • Major Bank Considering Exiting Belie, Says Briceno

    One of serious revelations by the Opposition leader in today’s press conference is that the financial state of Belize is so depressed, that a major bank is considering closing its doors. Hon. John Briceno, Leader of the Opposition “Choice ...
  • PUP Says Sanctuary Bay Scam Is Too Huge To Ignore

    Today more documents in relation to the scheme which the U.S. says defrauded Americans of over $100 million dollars, were revealed also. The documents are further damning to the Government because they show how intimately involved and invested they were i...
  • PUP Leader Says Barrow Administration Must Answer For Sanctuary Bay Scandal

    Last week Prime Minister Dean Barrow made active attempts to keep the full extent of the Sanctuary Bay scandal, as revealed by the Federal Trade Commission in court documents, out of the public discourse. Following a press conference in which he defended ...
  • Los Hijos Del West To Represent Belize In Costa Rica

    Los Hijos Del West are travelling to the 10th “Festival Nacional de Marimbas Limonal Abangares” in Costa Rica.  This festival is normally an exhibition of Costa Rica’s national bands, however, on the occasion of the 10th anniversary the organiz...
  • Corozal House Of Culture Hosts Annual Ancient Week

    The annual Ancient World symposium held at the Corozal House of Culture has featured special presentations on the archaeological research carried out at Maya temple sites in the Corozal District. Today the presentation featured registered professional arc...
  • New River Releases Protruding Smell

    Every year about the same time between May to July residents and business owners residing along the banks of the New River experience the same worrying problem when the river goes from a healthy brown color to a nauseating green appearance and protrudes a...
  • How Will The New Central Bank Fees Affects Banking Customers

    The Central Bank has imposed new fees on local banks for services under their new Automated Payment and Securities Settlement System. Under the new payment schedule, the Central Bank will charge local banks for every electronic fund transfer. While ...
  • Newly Elected Councillor Violently Attack Santa Clara Former Chairlady

    The video we’re about to show contains disturbing violence and we warn viewers. It involves a fight that broke out at a handing over ceremony held in the village of Santa Clara following their village council elections. Strangely, this fight is amongst ...
  • Minister of Health and Ambassador Of Taiwan Inaugurated Renovated Park In Corozal Town

    On Wednesday afternoon, the Minister of Health and Area Representative for Corozal Bay Hon. Pablo Marin and Taiwan’s Ambassador to Belize H.E. Remus Li-Kou Chen joined Ministry of Health officials in Corozal Town and residents of the White Cocal area to...
  • Tourism Industry Continues To Bloom

    The Belize Tourism Board (BTB) published its recent statistics for the first half of 2019 which reflects an outstanding and continuous increase in overnight as well as cruise ship arrivals in Belize…placing the Jewel as a quote unquote, “favorite vaca...
  • SCTLD Detected In Belize

    A fairly new disease known as Stony Coral Tissue Loss Disease (SCTLD) has been detected in Belize on the Northern Region of the Belize Barrier Reef Complex. It is a disease that affects coral reef systems by attacking the coral colonies and resulting in t...
  • Murder Case Against Danny Mason Continues

    Last night we told you that the trial of William Danny Mason, the man accused of assassinating Pastor Llewelyn Lucas, finally saw a continuation after several interruptions following its initial commencement in March of this year. As we told you, the cour...
  • Two Men Charged For Robbery At Tang's Store In Corozal

    Two men have been arrested and charged for the robbery of Tang's Supermarket in Corozal that took place on Sunday night at around 7:30. They are 18 year old Michael Franklin and 18 Alberto Perez, both of Skeleton Town in Corozal. The men were charged on T...
  • Police Look For Three Persons Of Interest In Murder Case Of Yanira Novelo

    The entire Orange Walk Community tonight continues to reel over the vicious attack on twenty-three-year-old San Jose resident Yanira De La Rosa Novelo and her four-year-old son on Monday. The young mother of two was brutally stabbed as many as five times ...
  • Corozal Students Learn To Read And Write Mayan Language

    Among the greatest achievements of the Maya civilization in our region is the development of written and spoken language, some which continues to be practiced by communities in southern and northern Belize. At Maya temples, hieroglyphs tell stories of gre...
  • Does BTL Owe Business Tax Too?

    And while evidence is pointing to non-payment of GST, Kareem Musa revealed that financial reports released by BTL indicate that several million dollars in business tax may be outstanding also. Musa explained. Hon. Kareem Musa, PUP Shadow Minister of...
  • Audit Ongoing At BTL

    BTL’s Chairman Net Vasquez Sr. has commented on the record to various media houses that the allegations made against the company are not true, however, the Financial Secretary Joseph Waight has said in remarks that there is an ongoing audit on BTL. ...
  • PUP Leader Weighs In On BTL GST Issue

    Documents leaked out of Belize Telemedia Limited have revealed that the company has outstanding payments to the General Sales Tax for the period 2012 to 2017. This has stirred up major controversy for the telecommunications company, because it appears the...
  • Summer Sketching Art Work In Corozal Town

    Summer is here which means parents are looking for positive activities for children and adolescents to engage in. Today we checked out sketching art classes being held at the Christilline Gill SDA Primary School auditorium with a handful of students. Art ...
  • Eleven Persons Including Three Minors Charged For Drug Trafficking

    Eleven persons including three minors were arrested and charged in San Pedro for the offence of Drug Trafficking and kept prohibited ammunition. According to official police reports, authorities conducted a Joint Operation at the residence of forty-four-y...