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24 workers fired and rehired by BSI

On Friday, November 29, twenty-four workers of the Crop Growing Project of BSI were terminated. The men, who are members of the Belize Workers...

Rewarded for innovation: Tiffany Simpson gets US$7,000 grant from Taiwan

Young Belizean entrepreneur, Tiffany Simpson, 29, has been creating educational software to help Belizean students, as well as those in the Caribbean, prepare for...

Hugh Saul, former CRFM executive, becomes Guyana’s Honorary Consul in Belize

Hugh Saul, who served until December 2011 as executive director of the Belize-based Caribbean Regional Fisheries Mechanism (CRFM), is in Guyana formalizing his appointment...

Memorial mass to be held for musical legend Andy Palacio

A memorial mass is scheduled for next Monday, December 2, 2013 to pay tribute to the life and the legacy of the iconic Belizean...

A History of Enterprise in Belize captures a lively Belizean past

Belizean trade economist, Franz Smith, has written a new book titled, A History of Enterprise in Belize. “It’s a book that walks you through the...

Court in Malta, EU state, orders sale of Belize-flagged ship to pay crew

An EU-vessel which had been carrying a Belize flag due to registration in this jurisdiction will be sold, following an order by a Malta...

PUP finish collecting petition signatures to oust Penner

Orlando “Landy” Habet, the Opposition People’s United Party (PUP) hopeful for Cayo North East who wants to unseat Elvin Penner—the United Democratic Party (UDP)...

Belize Central Prison Coalition faces legal hurdles

Four former employees of Kolbe Foundation who are facing a defamation lawsuit for what they described as a quest to bring injustices to the...

2013 world’s 7th hottest year in more than a century

The weather forecast calls for a high 90°F temperature inland Belize Friday, and while that is not the most extreme temperature on record in...

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...

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Constable gets bail for kidnapping, then arrested for robbery

BELIZE CITY, Fri. Sept. 25, 2020-- Constable Dwayne Sutherland, 23, of the Punta Gorda police, who is presently out on a Supreme Court bail...

Tablet turn-around

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Sept. 24, 2020-- Last month UDP Leader Elect and Minister of Education Hon. Patrick Faber announced his plans for the launch...

BCCI, NTUCB and BNN sign agreement to push for reform

BELIZE CITY, Mon. Sept. 28, 2020-- On Friday, September 25, representatives of the Belize Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCCI), the National Trade Union...