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Wednesday, May 29, 2024

BTL reappoints Ivan Tesucum as CEO

by Kristen Ku BELIZE CITY, Wed. May 22,...

Belize attends STI Forum in New York

Photo: Belize’s delegation to STI forum in...

Belizean Douglas Langford, 2024 MVP at Basketball Without Borders

Photo: Douglas Langford BELIZE CITY, Mon. May 20,...

High Court convenes for redistricting case

Photo: Arthur Saldivar, attorney, BPM by Kristen Ku BELIZE CITY, Wed. May 22, 2024 The High Court of Belize convened online today to hear the long-awaited redistricting case, nearly a year after the controversial Redistricting Report was first introduced. The case centers on the rejection of the...

David Gegg denies that they tried to hide Portico DA

Photo: Port of Magical Belize Developer, David Gegg reappears for Portico Senate Inquiry Calling the Senate inquiry a charade, Gegg says securing financing for the port project has become more “problematic.” BELMOPAN, Tues. May 21,...

Belize introduces stricter traffic violation penalties

Photo: Traffic officer enforcing regulations by Kristen Ku BELIZE CITY, Thurs. May 23, 2024 Belize is stepping up its road safety game with a newly updated list of traffic violations and corresponding fines. This initiative, announced...

Selgado’s sentence hearing ends on May 28

by Roy Davis (freelance writer) BELIZE CITY, Thurs. May 23, 2024 Three witnesses, one for the defence and two for the Crown, testified today in the sentence hearing of attorney Oscar Selgado, 54, who was convicted of...
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How businessman Owen Tucker met his cold and senseless murder

Photo: Jerome Chester Crawford BELIZE CITY, Wed. May 22, 2024 In November of 2022, 66-year-old businessman Owen Tucker disappeared and was feared dead after being missing for some time. Today, an explanation of how the...

Central Bank withdraws PD No. 7 after negotiations with banks

by Kristen Ku BELIZE CITY, Thurs. May 23, 2024 On April 30, the Central Bank of Belize (CBB) announced that, starting June 1st, new rules around bank fees will take effect, following discussions with several...

Belize attends STI Forum in New York

Photo: Belize’s delegation to STI forum in New York by Kristen Ku BELIZE CITY, Mon. May 20, 2024 For the first time, a Belize delegation attended the 9th Annual Science, Technology, and Innovation (STI) Forum at the United Nations (UN) Headquarters in New York City. Led by Dr. Hon. Louis Zabaneh, Minister of State in the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology (MoEST), and his delegation, Belize’s participation at the two-day forum, held on May 8 and 9, was facilitated through Belize’s Ambassador to the UN, Carlos Fuller. “We had the opportunity to visit the United Nations, the 9th Forum for Science, Technology, and Innovation with other stakeholders who were invited from around the...

Editorial

Health Ministry’s switch from BTL to Smart won’t help us win

The government and the Health minister, Hon. Kevin Bernard, had to have known that the decision by the Ministry of Health and Wellness (MOHW) to switch telephone providers, from...

Abusive stepfather remanded to prison

Photo: Devain Flores, remanded by Charles Gladden BELIZE CITY, Wed. May 22, 2024 The man depicted in...

Belizean Douglas Langford, 2024 MVP at Basketball Without Borders

Photo: Douglas Langford BELIZE CITY, Mon. May 20, 2024 Belize basketball legend Clinton “Pulu” Lightburn tipped us off this afternoon that Belizean Douglas Langford had made history for Belize, being named the 2024 MVP at the recently concluded international NBA basketball camp, Basketball Without Borders, which ran from May...
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Yo geh ketch!

Photo: Video footage of man abusing child Security camera catches a man assaulting a child … twice! by Charles Gladden BELIZE CITY, Mon. May, 20, 2024 A disturbing video that is circulating throughout social media has leaked,...

From the Publisher

As a follow-up to last Friday’s column, let it be emphasized that while the PUP’s Ralph Fonseca, who had...

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As the eldest child (three sons, one daughter) of...

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When I started to get on my feet financially...

AstraZeneca acknowledges vaccine side effects

by Kristen Ku BELIZE CITY, Thurs. May 9, 2024 The Oxford-AstraZeneca...

US State Department issues 2023 Country Report on Human Rights

by Kristen Ku BELIZE CITY, Wed. Apr. 24, 2024 The Country...

Letter from Guyana: fears “subjugation … to Latin America”

Tues. May 7, 2024 The Editor, Amandala newspaper Dear Sir, Please publish...

Teacher discusses traditional and alternative/authentic assessments

Tuesday, May 7, 2024 Dear Editor, Assessment is an ongoing process...
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Features

Angelfish Cay Resort – about environment or ownership?

by Colin Hyde This Angelfish Cay project that got the...

The business of government!

Wednesday, May 22, 2024 I was watching snippets of the...

US can’t find better than two ancianos

by Colin Hyde It’s quite fascinating what is taking place...

We are lost!

Monday, May 20, 2024 I was 11 years old in...

Sports

Belize shines in U18/U20 CADICA Games

Photo: Belize Team Young Belizean athletes capture 6 medals in...

Port Layola FC brings a championship back to the old capital

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. May 23, 2024 The last time a...

The U18/U20 national track and field team goes to Costa Rica

Photo: Some athletes leaving to Costa Rica by Charles Gladden BELIZE...

BEBL Playoff kicks off

Belize Hurricanes and Belize City Defenders take Game 1. by...
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