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A horrible Wednesday

On Wednesday, over two thousand Belizeans watched in horror via Krem News livestream as the GSU savagely advanced on a group of workers of...

PM Barrow got his five years; we got taken to the cleaners

On September 28, 2015, Prime Minister Dean Barrow called on the Governor General, Sir Colville Young, and advised him to dissolve the House of...

The story behind the 2008-2020 UDP’s massive trail of debt

Many people believe that the present Republican Party administration in the USA, led by Mr. Donald Trump, set out on an agenda to undo...

NGOs join the call for GoB to cut the public sector

Many in Belize believe that one of the reasons that the present UDP government has not laid off any of the government’s employees or...

Do “campaign contributions” matter, UDP delegates?

The UDP hierarchy giving Hon. John Saldivar the green light to run in the UDP leadership convention set for Sunday, July 12, could be...

10-year Boledo contract for Brads — 4 months before election

It is not impossible that privatizing the Boledo, handing it to Brads Gaming Company Ltd. to run for ten years, was an extremely wise...

Corruption, party before country, and naiveté

We could lay the blame for all our losses in the international courts on Lord Ashcroft-owned companies or on corrupt political leaders or political...

Belize has 45 days to tighten our defense

The Government of Belize, in what might be considered a desperate move to gain US dollars, has announced a plan for a limited reopening...

Lord Ashcroft buys a greater share of Belize

News of a pending sale of Scotia Bank Belize, which had been operating in our country since 1968, has been floating around since last...

Four UDP men want to lead nation

The two major political parties in Belize, the United Democratic Party (UDP) and the People’s United Party (PUP), would like persons who are not...

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Cyber Crime Bill introduced in the House

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Sept. 17, 2020-- The long-awaited Cyber Crime Bill was finally introduced in the House of Representatives during Wednesday’s meeting. The Cyber...

Belize’s Constitutional requirement for electoral redistricting can and must be done

90.- (1) The Elections and Boundaries Commission shall, after considering the electoral distribution of the population throughout Belize, make proposals from time to time...

$27 million in Supplementary Appropriations passed

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Sept. 17, 2020-- Members of the House of Representatives debated a supplementary appropriation bill at length during Wednesday’s House meeting. One...