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Belize asks bondholders to take interest cut

BELIZE CITY, Fri. Jan. 13, 2017 [...]

Retail prices shoot up by $15 for LPG

BELIZE CITY, Wed. Jan. 11, 2017–Belizean consumers, who have been paying between $80 and $90 for a 100-pound tank of cooking fuel, are being hit with an increase of roughly $15, based on latest information released [...]

Central Zone high school football results, schedule

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Jan. 12, 2017–The Central Secondary Schools Sports Association (CSSSA) 2016-2017 Football Tournament is under way at the MCC Grounds with female (F) and male (M) games being played daily this week. On Monday, [...]

Homicides, leading cause of death in Belize District

BELIZE CITY, Mon. Jan. 9, 2017 [...]

Ready Call workers up in arms

BURRELL BOOM, Belize District, Thurs. Dec. 29, 2016–Employees at the Ready Call Center (RCC), who number roughly 300, are reportedly up in arms after they received a memo on Tuesday demanding that they work on every [...]

Fires on the rise

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Dec. 22, 2016–The number of reports of house fires, including tragic reports of fatal fires, has been higher so far this year than reports for the past two years, when annual figures are [...]

Senate approves ICJ resolutions

BELMOPAN, Cayo, Fri. Dec. 16, 2016–At its sitting held in Belmopan on Thursday, the Senate approved two resolutions supporting the agreements signed by Belize and Guatemala 8 years ago to submit the territorial differendum to the [...]

Opposition criticizes motion to raise ceiling of treasury bills and notes to $1.3 bn

BELIZE CITY, Fri. Dec. 9, 2016–Belize’s domestic debt, which the Government has reported at $746.2 million as of September 2016, could exceed a billion dollars by next year, with the further issuance of treasury bills and [...]