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Waiting for tourism, while farm-based industries languish

Our country is going through a particularly bad period with COVID-19, with cases of the disease climbing at a pace that, if not abruptly...

We can eat better if we try

In the best of times most Belizeans weren’t eating food of the highest quality, and with the harder economic times that are currently upon...

Belizean ownership of businesses = more foreign reserves

The state of our foreign exchange reserves is always a big concern for Belize because, primarily, it supports our dollar which, since 1976, has...

Recovery Plan: there’s hope — maybe

The Prime Minister, Hon. Dean Barrow, called a press conference on Friday to outline an economic recovery plan for Belize, and throughout the session...

PBL masters showing little or no respect for our country

There is only one way to interpret the proposal from the receivership at the Port of Belize Ltd. (PBL) that an international mediator be...

Belizean workers demand respect, and justice

Last Wednesday, July 22, we watched in shock as the Gang Suppression Unit (GSU) fired tear gas and rubber bullets at workers of the...

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...

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BURRELL BOOM, Sun. Nov. 22, 2020-- On Friday, November 20, at around 7:00 p.m., the Burrell Boom home of Garry Samuels, 53, was invaded...

High-powered rifles stolen from San Jose Succotz Police Sub-station

SAN JOSE SUCCOTZ, Sun. Nov. 22, 2020-- Police are investigating a burglary at the San Jose Succotz Police Sub-Station that occurred sometime between 1:00...

Belize murder rate to decrease amid COVID-19 pandemic

BELIZE CITY, Mon. Nov. 23, 2020-- For the first time in seven years, Belize is projected to record a decrease in the yearly number...