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Update: Boat collides into San Pedro wharf; two injured

SAN PEDRO, Ambergris Caye, Belize District, Tues. May 19, 2020-- At about 5:45 on Sunday evening, a boat in which five persons were traveling slammed...

Attorney General explains government’s easing of some SOE restrictions

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. May 14, 2020-- This morning, Prime Minister Dean Barrow took to the airwaves in a virtual press conference to announce that...

Mexicans caught fishing in marine reserve; escape from quarantine

BACALAR CHICO MARINE RESERVE, Ambergris Caye, Belize District, Fri. May 15, 2020--Three Mexicans who came to Belize illegally were busted fishing in the Bacalar...

Five Belizeans caught bringing Corona beer from Guatemala

CALLA CREEK, Cayo District. Fri. May 15. 2020-- At about 4:30 yesterday evening, five Belizeans from Calla Creek, Cayo District, were found crossing into...

Chamber calls debate between GOB and unions unacceptable

BELIZE CITY, Fri. May 15, 2020-- The two major trade unions representing public servants, the Public Service Union (PSU) and the Belize National Teachers...

Government sets new, higher prices for butane gas

BELIZE CITY, Mon. May 18, 2020-- Last Wednesday, May 13, the government’s Supplies Control Unit issued new prices for Liquid Petroleum Gas (LPG) or...

Valley of Peace gas station robbed; getaway vehicle overturns

VALLEY OF PEACE, Cayo District, Sat. May 17, 2020-- At about 4:30 this evening, four men in an SUV went into a Valley of...

Attorney Arthur Saldivar charged for not wearing a mask in public

BELMOPAN, Mon. May 18, 2020-- Attorney Arthur Saldivar has been charged for the offense of not wearing a mask in public. Under the COVID-19...

3 injured on Hummingbird Highway

HUMMINGBIRD HIGHWAY, Cayo District, Fri. May 15, 2020-- At about 6:30 this evening, Pedro Carlos Coloner, 26, a Dangriga resident who was traveling from...

Belize ready to begin repatriation of citizens stranded outside

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. May 14, 2020-- The COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in citizens of various countries being left stranded outside their national borders; some...

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PSU and Belmopan City Council settle dispute over Hilltop property

BELIZE CITY, Wed. May 20, 2020-- The Public Service Union (PSU) and the Belmopan City Council have reached an out-of-court settlement that is expected...

The disparity in application of the law

It is indeed a rather frightening phenomenon that needs to be recorded in history, how the State of Emergency has shown more blatantly the...

Tropic Air to lay off half its workforce

BELIZE CITY, Tues. May 19, 2020-- The government’s lifting of some of the national state of emergency restrictions in the battle against the COVID-19...