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FBI busts billion-dollar offshore “safe haven”

BELIZE CITY--The US Federal Bureau of Investigation and Belize police have launched a major operation at the Matalon and Gordon House on Coney Drive,...

IMF calls on Belize to take “strong measures”

BELIZE CITY--The International Monetary Fund (IMF) released its latest assessment of Belize this evening, and its executive board’s assessment calls on the Government of...

Mexican authorities say “Hezbollah terrorists”; Lebanese community says “Belizean citizens”

BELIZE CITY--Four Belizean-Lebanese citizens who traveled to Mexico were believed to be Hezbollah terrorists by Mexican police after they were informed that two Middle-Eastern...

CWU prez, Audrey Matura-Shepherd, not backing down on CIBC FirstCaribbean

BELIZE CITY--The president of the Christian Workers Union (CWU), Audrey Matura-Shepherd, called a press conference on Wednesday afternoon to offer, via a public appeal,...

Media denied use of electronic devices at US Embassy roundtable

BELMOPAN—Last Tuesday, August 5, our newspaper received an invitation from the US Embassy in Belmopan to a media roundtable convened by US Ambassador to...

Belizeans protest Israel’s bombardment of the Gaza Strip

BELIZE CITY—Modern-day Israel has occupied the territory on which it presently sits since it defeated the Egyptian army in the June 1967 war and...

Muslims organize protest in Belize against Gaza killings

Imam Nuri Muhammad and other members of the Muslim community in Belize, as well as non-Muslim citizens, have organized a protest rally for Wednesday,...

Julius Garvey visit postponed

Emerson Guild, spokesperson for the United Negro Improvement Association (UNIA) in Belize and the Mutual Improvement Alliance (MIA), informed our newspaper today that the Centennial...

Belize’s new Ambassador to Guatemala is CEO Alexis Rosado

Following the untimely passing of H.E. Alfredo Martinez in Guatemala a few weeks ago, Ambassador Alexis Rosado, Chief Executive Officer in the Belize Ministry...

FedEx faces Federal indictment over shipments for online pharmacies

The indictment alleges that the company had grossed US$820 billion in the course of the activities cited in the indictment. The company may also...

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Alrick Carcamo, 29, murdered on Raccoon Street Extension

BELIZE CITY, Mon. Nov.11, 2019-- Alrick Carcamo, 29, a construction worker of Caesar Ridge Road, was murdered at about 8:30 Thursday night on Raccoon...

Candice Miller attacks CitCo with crowfoot order

BELIZE CITY, Mon. Nov. 11, 2019-- On Friday, October 4, Supreme Court Justice Courtenay Abel handed down a decision in favor of Candice Miller,...

Evo Morales accepts asylum in Mexico

BELIZE CITY, Mon. Nov. 11, 2019-- President Evo Morales of Bolivia and his Vice President resigned yesterday, Sunday, after he addressed the country in...