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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...

A more humble, sincere UDP will serve us better

The previous government, the United Democratic Party (UDP), seemed to always have one eye on winning the next election and enriching its members, while...

The haves will have to give more

When the oil wells at Spanish Lookout began drying up around 2015, our economy started slowing, and our pain increased shortly afterward, in 2017,...

Democracy betrayed: the age of negativity

If you ask the average Belizean in the street, what form of government our country has, he/she would most likely, and proudly, declare that...

Halting BTL’s “race to the bottom”

Belizeans who pay keen attention to the financial landscape have been aware that Belize’s most celebrated company, Belize Telemedia Limited (BTL), has for some...

More inquiry commissions needed— starting with Santander

The new PUP government has launched a Commission of Inquiry into the fire sale of a fleet of government vehicles in the weeks leading...

The priority is food

Since the pandemic began we have been waiting for the tourists to return in large numbers to our shores, and the recent development of...

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Port of Magical Belize sparks Oceana’s concern

BELIZE CITY, Belize. Wed. Apr 14, 2021-- Numerous cruise port projects being proposed to the Government of Belize have been raising Oceana’s concerns due...

Reacquisition business; protect mangroves

As if we needed more troubles, to add to our precarious situation there has been an uptick in cases of Covid-19, and there are...