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Tourism doing well, but too much crime and corruption

An IMF (International Monetary Fund) team recently concluded their annual look at the economy of Belize, and while we at this newspaper don’t look...

Columbus and 500-plus years of wealth transfer

In early August, 1492, Christopher Columbus, an Italian sailor living in Portugal, received sponsorship from Spain and set out with three sailing ships across...

Unworkable contract costs in Belize City

Judge Courtenay Abel’s ruling in favor of the complainant in the case brought against the Mayor of Belize City and the Belize City Council...

The result of “party before country” is collapse

When Hon. Dean Barrow became Prime Minister of Belize in 2008, he did not ride in on a record that showed he had capacity...

Belizeans gave UDP a chance: now they disrespect us

The Deputy Prime Minister, Hon. Patrick Faber, has a history of being honest about the dishonorable deeds of his party, the United Democratic Party...

USA disrespected Belize because our leaders disrespect Belize

Belize’s Prime Minister, Hon. Dean Barrow, said at a recently held press conference, where he covered a range of issues that the USA had...

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...

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Minister Castro involved in traffic accident

There was a traffic accident about an hour ago near mile 4 on the George Price Highway that involved the Minister of Transport Hon....

Mother of missing Alison Mackenzie pleads for her return

I WANT MY DAUGHTER BACK - Cherie Mackenzie, mother of Alison Mackenzie, a tourist visting Belize who went missing, pleads for the return of...

US Tourist missing since Saturday

Missing Person BelIze : in the first instance, US tourist, Paige Rote, 58, told Police that on Friday he was on a tour along...