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38 years after independence, our democracy in peril

By early 1981, Belizeans across the length and breadth of the country knew that momentum was building toward Premier Price’s dream of leading Belize...

LPG deal —another poor GoB decision

Dr. Gilbert Canton probably deserves to be rewarded for his bright idea to have Belizean business folk and the government wrest control of the...

PM should apologize for corruption and other wrongs

It is hard to believe that a person who threw his hat into the political ring around forty years ago, and has kept it...

Our thoughts are with the Bahamians

Our brothers and sisters in the Bahamas have just come through a storm the likes of which few have ever experienced. For almost two...

Faber: against write-off; Saldivar: it was a done deal; Perdomo: mum

At the last sitting of the House of Representatives, on August 16, 2019, the PM (Prime Minister) said the Cabinet supported the write-off of...

Little rain; stagnant, polluted rivers; dengue

On the environment and health fronts, it has not been a good year. We are a little past halfway through 2019 and we are...

Our formula for success: Made in Belize

When neighbors work together, both prosper. How good it is when one neighbor milks their cow and shares the product with a neighbor who...

ALL Belize’s best farm lands (and fishing spots) are taken

We Belizeans have seen so many murders in our country these past two and a half decades, that we should be untouched by the...

The unions can give Belize economic independence too

It is the favorite pastime of the Prime Minister, especially, and other elite members of the governing UDP too, to point the finger at...

Mainland China; Taiwan; the Chinese in Belize

The recent visit to mainland China by a super-talented delegation from Belize that included Caribbean Shores area representative, Honorable Kareem Musa; Belize City Council...

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Dengue epidemic continues to rage — more deaths reported

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Belize and Barbados move to establish trade partnership

BELIZE CITY, Tues. Nov. 12, 2019-- The Caribbean sister nations of Barbados and Belize made a significant move today to begin a partnership which...

Carlos Chayash, 40, robbed and stabbed in Quintana Roo

CARRILLO PUERTO, Quintana Roo, Mexico, Thurs. Nov. 14, 2019-- Carlos Cirilo Chayash, 40, a supervisor from Trial Farm, Orange Walk District, who recently relocated...