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Belize facing super-bond default?

BELIZE CITY, Fri. Feb. 10, 2017–In less than two weeks, the next payment of roughly BZ$26 million is due to holders of Belize’s super-bond, and although the Government of Belize was hoping that it could strike [...]

Fight breaks out in Magistrate’s Court holding cell

BELIZE CITY, Wed. Feb. 1, 2017 [...]

Bondholders didn’t bite — GOB extends offer deadline

BELIZE CITY, Fri. Jan. 27, 2017 [...]

Increase in Social Security contributions under review

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Jan. 26, 2017 [...]

Public engagement on the ICJ

BELIZE CITY, Mon. Jan. 23, 2017–The best way for Belizeans to arm themselves in battling against the territorial differendum with Guatemala is not with guns but with knowledge. Despite the rising demand for greater public education [...]

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 [...]