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GoB must respond to latest Guatemalan encroachment urgently

Jorge Emilio Espat, a Belizean who owns land along the border between Belize and Guatemala, has notified Belizean authorities and a representative of the...

GoB must respond to latest Guatemalan encroachment urgently

Jorge Emilio Espat, a Belizean who owns land along the border between Belize and Guatemala, has notified Belizean authorities and a representative of the...

Horrific murder rate has young males thinking short-term

The number one issue in a country with a horrific murder rate is, of course, murder, and in our case the demographic most in...

No saving the youth if the state’s justice system doesn’t work

On Monday, 9 September 2019, the first of five country workshops under the theme “Rethinking Masculinity, Understanding Gender Equality as a Means of Ending...

Commissioner Williams says crime not as bad as last year

The Commissioner of Police, Chester Williams, was upbeat two weeks ago when he reported to the media about the number of violent crimes this...

US didn’t have to tell Belize to stay with Taiwan

If the USA wasn’t such a powerful and sometimes dangerous country, we could have been amused about one aspect of the visit in late...

GoB must assist the CGA and all small farmers

The Government of Belize cannot allow the CGA (Citrus Growers Association) to fail. The body is indebted to the gills, and if the government...

Unrelenting Florida Cubans increase pressure on Cuba

A story from Reuters that was published in The New York Times on its website says that recent new restrictions placed on Cuba by...

UDP leaders believe in their corruption

Most Belizeans should be familiar with a declaration from the UDP camp, a few years after they were ousted from office in 1998, that...

Vacancies for area reps: only persons with capacity and character should apply

When present Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries, Hon. Senator Godwin Hulse, was a regular person, meaning he did not have the title, “honorable,” he...

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