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Sunday, August 14, 2022

MOHW hosts Workplace Wellness Forum

by Khaila Gentle BELMOPAN, Tues. Aug. 9, 2022A...

BDF soldiers get land titles

by Charles Gladden BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Aug. 11,...

CITCO Youth Innovation summer camp ends

150 kids from various parts of the...

Pharmacy Express withdraws SSB loan application

Controlled drugs were removed from two of the four drugstores located at the Fort Street Tourism Village (and owned by Pharmacy Express), which were searched by police and Ministry of Health officials. Their attorney, who called the search illegal, said that a closure order...

Waterloo resubmits EIA to DOE

by Khaila Gentle BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Aug. 11, 2022 In December 2021, the proposal for the expansion of the Port of Belize Limited and construction of a cruise terminal and cruise tourism village by Waterloo...

Ladyville woman, 66, and family of 10 displaced by arson

The home of Marie Lamothe, 66, was burned to the ground on her birthday by her ex- lover, who reportedly set the family home on fire after an argument. BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Aug. 11,...

Dr. Zabaneh: Belize firmly supports Taiwan

by Khaila Gentle BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Aug. 11, 2022 Longstanding tension between Taiwan (formally known as the Republic of China, Taiwan) and China (the People’s Republic of China (ROC)) has escalated in the past few weeks...
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“RTA” victim in OW likely beaten to death

by Charles Gladden ORANGE WALK, Mon. Aug. 8, 2022 When the body of an Orange Walk man—47-year-old Israel Chable—was found on the side of the road in San Jose Village in the early hours...

BMP councilors oppose appointment of deputy mayor without vote

BELMOPAN, Thurs. Aug. 11, 2022 There seems to be some tension between the leadership and the councilors of the Belmopan City Council. Two opposing press releases were issued on the same day by...

BDF soldiers get land titles

by Charles Gladden BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Aug. 11, 2022 On Thursday and Friday of last week, the Ministry of Natural Resources, which has been hosting mobile clinics at various locations in the country, to provide Lands Department services to members of the community who might find it difficult to travel to Belmopan to access such services, took its mobile operation to Price Barracks in Ladyville—the headquarters of the Belize Defence Force (BDF). At the end of the clinic on Friday, over 200 soldiers and civilian staff of the BDF, as well as 150 police officers and members of the Belize Coast Guard, had received the assistance needed to purchase their...

Editorial

Population growth and race/ethnicity concerns

   The Ministry of Immigration announced recently that a surprisingly low number of persons who are illegally in Belize had applied to have their status regularized through a special...

Cop caught on camera trafficking Corona

The police officer can be seen on a Tik Tok video carrying crates of...

CITCO Youth Innovation summer camp ends

150 kids from various parts of the city were given certificates for completing CITCO’s Youth Innovation Incubator Summer Camp. by Charles Gladden BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Aug. 11, 2022 To conclude the Belize City Council’s Youth Innovation Incubator Summer Program, which was organized by the Belize CITCO, along with its...

Troy Banner remanded to prison for harming newborn

by Khaila Gentle BELMOPAN, Tues. Aug. 9, 2022In this Tuesday’s issue of AMANDALA, we reported that Camalote resident Troy Banner had been detained and charged for causing injuries to his 15-day-old baby, and we...

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   The late Dr. Leroy Taegar's opinion was that the reason that poor people (East Indians, Creoles, Garinagu, etc.)...

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  There was a time when Belizeans of African...

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 "In their religions, the Americans paralleled the rest of...

Bill Russell, who transformed pro basketball, dies at 88

A Hall of Famer who led the Celtics to...

Magnitude 4.9 quake on Honduras coast felt in Belize

by Khaila Gentle LA CEIBA, Honduras, Tues. Aug. 2,...

Samuel Haynes: “Only white folks can make Negroes hate them…”

Dear Editor: I read with interest “103 Years since 1919—The...

RENDER ONTO CAESAR WHAT BELONGS TO CAESAR

 So, I have been following the Belize news, specifically...

Features

The Belize the lawyers made

By Colin Hyde    I understand the disappointment of many...

John has big dreams— Part 9

John got into the van and told his driver...

40 years ends statute of limitations on public secrets

By Colin Hyde    I saw the news about public...

Sports

Veterans rule; waiting for another “golden generation”

by Chilor BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Aug. 11, 2022 I watched...

What’s the problem?

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Aug. 11, 2022 For whatever reason,...

PLB Opening Season Week 3 schedule

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Aug. 11, 2022 We received a...

Verdes advances to Concacaf League Round of 16, hosts Alianza on August 17

BELIZE CITY, Sun. Aug. 7, 2022 A Concacaf release on...

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