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No “todos ganamos” without good governance

Belize has never delivered for the masses of her citizens, and we were in deep recession when the pandemic delivered a severe blow in...

Mandate for “good governance”

This is an unprecedented time in the young life of our Belizean nation, which faces an economic crisis of gargantuan proportions, and there is...

Unions want reforms; GOB needs $80 Mil

Very quickly after his party won the general elections in Belize, on February 7, 2008, Dean Barrow, our new prime minister at the time,...

The ninth inning for GOB vs Unions

The long-awaited budget speech by Prime Minister John Briceño on Friday, April 9, signaled the end of a month-long, tense period of negotiations between...

Elections are over— time to fix our finances

In his “Make Every Dollar Count” 2020/21 budget, then Prime Minister Dean Barrow boasted that his party, in the twelve years during which it...

Handling cheaper money (and taxes) right is key, PM

In his weekly message to the nation, Prime Minister John Briceño, whose government came to power during by far the worst financial and health...

The party should wait– just a little longer

Most public employees are sincere when they say they can’t afford a cut in salary, nor an increment freeze, and they are spot-on when...

Testing the mettle of our democracy

It has not been unusual in the past couple decades of global economic instability, for our governments to face major crises nearing national elections...

Plan Belize on hold; today it’s Plan Survival

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has just concluded its review of our economy, and as usual we got a dismal report. Every year the...

Is the revolution coming?

“Way back in May last year, then Prime Minister, Hon. Dean Barrow, said the handwriting on the wall was that the next government of...

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