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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...

Politics and the people: a matter of trust

It is said that sports often mirrors life. There are popular sayings that some consider to be “Bible” truths in sports, and these tend...

Rep. of Conservation organization overstepped

The Maya Leaders Alliance, the Julian Cho Society, and the Toledo Alcaldes Association, via a press release issued on February 8, alerted the nation...

Tough decisions for the new government

In a nutshell, our country sells agricultural and marine products — sugar, citrus, bananas and lobster — to pay for manufactured foods and fuel;...

Don’t let up now: vaccines on the way

The best news in Belize today is that because of increased efforts by the government and people, Covid-19 infection rates have been going down...

Must Read

Sports training to resume

BELMOPAN, Mon. May 3, 2021-- Last month, athletes took to social media to vent their outrage at the Government of Belize’s decision to allow...

Cricket Corner – Games resume

BELIZE CITY , Wed. May 5, 2021-- To all you lovers of cricket, players and fans, after a year ’ s break from our...

FFB announces National Beach Soccer Selection

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. May 6, 2021-- On Monday of this week, the Football Federation of Belize (FFB) announced that it had commenced preparation for...