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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    Twenty three prisoners belonging to the Mara or Barrio dies y ocho gang managed to escape from the Marco Aurelio Soto prison in Honduras last week Thursday. However, according to reports from international media houses, information regarding the jailbreak...
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    CTV-3 news has confirmed with Police sources that Canadian National, 54 year old John Deshaies was transferred from the Corozal Police Station to the Hattieville Correctional Facility on Wednesday morning, following the authorities’ investigation into h...
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    At the stroke of midnight on Wednesday, fuel prices at the pump went up for the third time since the start of the 2017 fiscal year when Prime Minister Dean Barrow made the announcement of the eighty million dollars in tax revenues that needs to be generat...
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    Back then even the Prime Minister argued publicly that he didn’t see how a legal wrong could be proven against Penner.   Reporter “Have you revised your opinion that he did or did not commit a criminal offense? You held very firmly at the ...
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    Penner’s opening statement was clearly meant to dictate what should or should not be on the table for questioning and discussion during his testimony. In playing lawyer and quoting legal jargons, Penner indicated specifically that the matter of his invo...
  • Belizean and Mexican Authorities Block Old Bridge

    Back in the month of January, we reported of a violent confrontation between Belize Customs and armed Mexican smugglers at the northern border. As reported the clash erupted when Belize Customs officials attempted to confiscate goods that were being illeg...
  • Lead PUP Senator Demands UDP Chairman Be Removed From The Gallery

    While today’s defensive posture by former Immigration Minister Elvin Penner made his highly-anticipated appearance before the Senate hearing somewhat anti-climactic, there was a moment during the Senate meeting when sparks flew. This has to do with what...
  • Elvin Penner Appears Before Senate Comittee..Refuses To Answer Questions In Relation To Wong Hong Kim Scandal

    Former Minister of Immigration Elvin Penner appeared before the Senate Select Committee today in what many may say is a daring act considering the scandals that have piled up on him during his tenure as Minister of State in the Ministry of Immigration. ...
  • Traffic Offence Charges Brought Up Against Corozalenos

    Meanwhile, two young Corozalenos found themselves in some serious trouble in front of the Magistrate Arana after they were detained for traffic offences. 21 year old Mike Depaz and a 16 year old who we cannot name were charged for driving a motorcycle ...
  • Corozal Resident Charged for Marijuana Possession

    31 year old Ismael Villanueva appeared before the Magistrate’s Court in Corozal on Monday morning to answer to a charge of possession of controlled drugs. Villanueva, according to the Police, was seen riding a bicycle on the morning of Sunday May 7th wh...
  • Will Elvin Penner Show Up Before Senate Committee Hearing?

    Tomorrow, all eyes and ears will undoubtedly be glued to the live television and radio hearings of the Senate Select Committee as it is highly anticipated that appearing before them will be the former politician who is wrapped up in the biggest immigratio...
  • ASC Suspends Four Belize Shrimp Farms Certifications

    The Government of Belize has been boasting of a rebound in the shrimp industry which according to reports from the Statistical Institute for January and February 2017 has seen an almost two million dollar increase as compared to last year when the industr...
  • Canada Issues Travel Warning To Belize

    The unsolved double murders of 53 year old Canadian National Francesca Matus and 36 year old U.S. National Drew DeVoursney have brought the focus of the international media upon us and a whole lot of bad press. The murders have been covered by a wide a...
  • Another Win For Mr Belize

    Five Belizean athletes participated in a bodybuilding competition hosted by Power Gym, a fitness center in neighboring Quintana Roo, Chetumal. Among the local athletes were Corozal Town’s 5-Time Mr. Belize Rigo Vellos, as well as up and coming Mr. Physi...
  • A Look At Andre Vegas First Day At Court For Lands Scandal

    After months of having a hard time to locate Andre Vega, Court papers were finally served on him a few weeks ago in relation to the scandalous payment from the Government’s Treasury of $400,000 as compensation to him for land in Belize City which he bou...
  • Deshaies Main Suspect In Double Murder

    On Friday May 5th, 54 year old Canadian National John Deshaies, who was the tenant and neighbour of murdered Canadian national 53 year old Francesca Matus, was charged at the Independence Magistrate’s Court in relation to a burglary case in Placencia. ...
  • Drugs Found In Albion Bus

    A joint operation conducted yesterday by officers of the Customs and Excise Department and the Belize Defence Force led to the discovery of two parcels of suspected cannabis. According to reports, sometime after 12:30 p.m. officials intercepted an Albion ...
  • Court's Argument In Challenge To Foreign Assets Immunities Laws Close

    Attorneys for Caribbean Investment Holdings and the Courtenay/Coye law firm who are challenging the legality of Government’s extra firewalling of foreign assets through the Central Bank of Belize (International Immunities) Act and the Crown Proceedings ...