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Sarteneja Road continues to pose serious difficulties for travelers

Persistent rains over the north of the country continue to delay assistance to those residing in communities along the Sarteneja Road — more than...

Coast Guard shoot 1, capture 2 in Rocky Point operations

The newly formed Coastguard Seal Team, the special operating arm of the Belize National Coastguard, charged with the responsibility of conducting high-risk operations, counter-narcotics...

The “Old Capital” celebrates Garifuna Settlement Day

For the past 36 years, Garifuna Settlement Day has been celebrated nationally as a public and bank holiday in Belize; and this year was...

Private sector pensions bill goes to Cabinet first

Then, it will be made public A proposition by the Barrow administration to set up a new law to govern private sector pensions has created...

BGYEA says that they are back in action!

President is asking members to “step up the fight!” The Belize Grassroots Youth Empowerment Association, more popularly known as BGYEA, has been the single entity...

Belize Wildlife Conservation Society hosts media workshop in Belize City

The Belize Coastal Zone Management Training Room on Princess Margaret Drive in Belize City was today the venue for a workshop which was coordinated...

Yabra kids enjoy 6th Day of Healing: Reloaded

The 5th Day of Healing at the Yarborough field in southside Belize City got rained out when it was originally scheduled to take place...

Belize (and Lebanon) rank 133 out of 136 countries in Political Empowerment

In tertiary education, Belize’s gender index tips heavily in favor of the female gender, with a ratio of 1.59 The Global Gender Gap Report 2013,...

Customs officer assaulted at the Corozal border

On Saturday night at about 8:00 o’clock at the northern border, a Customs officer confiscated some beer from four men who were trying to...

Rodwell Williams, SC, and Young families fight over land

Two prominent Belize City families – the family of Senior Counsel Rodwell Williams and the Yearwood family of Cemetery Lane – are locked in...

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Teacher tests positive for COVID-19

BELIZE CITY, Mon. Aug. 10, 2020-- On Saturday, August 8, the Diocesan Education Board – Managing Authority with responsibility for All Saints’ School —...

US issues DO NOT TRAVEL advisory for Belize

BELIZE CITY, Mon. Aug. 10, 2020-- Last Thursday, August 6, the US Department of State, Bureau of Consular Affairs, issued a Level 4 -...

Galindo brothers arrested for masterminding San Ignacio shooting

SAN IGNACIO, Cayo District, Wed. Aug. 5, 2020-- An investigation into the shooting of five persons — 4 men and a woman — at about...