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Crime scene technicians to undergo skills training

Those who fail the course risk being booted from the unit All the country’s crime scene technicians are currently participating in what is slated to...

Belize to assume SICA presidency

Belize Prime Minister Dean Barrow left Belize today, Monday, en route to the Dominican Republic where that country’s president will hand over the 6-month...

Belize attends 44th OAS General Assembly meeting

The 44th Regular Session of the General Assembly of the Organization of American States (OAS) was held from June 3rd to the 5th, and...

Economic performance projected to improve in Belize and the Caribbean: CDB

Caribbean economies are expected to grow, on average, by around 2.3% in 2014, and Belize’s economy by 2.5% in 2014 and 2015, according to...

D. Lopez in defence of Professor Bain

Dear Editor: i. We do not want scientific research to be suppressed for political reasons. ii. We do not want medical experts and researchers to be...

Belize asks United Nations for help

The Foreign Minister complained about damaging Guatemala incursions into Belizean territory Belize Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, Attorney General Wilfred “Sedi” Elrington, today...

Guat gold panning endangering Belize water source: FCD

Rafael Manzanero, Executive Director of Friends for Conservation and Development (FCD), told Amandala Monday evening that illegal gold mining activities being undertaken by Guatemalans...

Sarstoon-Temash National Park in “ancestral lands” — Maya leaders

The Maya Leaders Alliance (MLA) today responded to a statement made by Prime Minister Dean Barrow in the City of Belmopan on Monday, contending...

Media tours US Capital’s drill site in Sarstoon Temash National Park

“When injustice becomes law, resistance becomes duty.” – quoted by Greg Ch’oc, Executive Director of SATIIM from southern Belize who relentlessly fights for the...

Belize economy shrinks in first quarter

Citrus production plummets to 18-year low: SIB “The sugar industry experienced its best first quarter performance since 2004” Sharp downtowns in citrus, crude petroleum and electricity...

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Where did all the chickens go?

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Aug. 13, 2020-- The country has been experiencing an unexplained shortage of chicken since early July. At that time, the Belize...

Visits to Belize Central Prison suspended due to COVID-19

HATTIEVILLE, Belize District, Thurs. Aug. 13, 2020-- Commencing today, visits to inmates at the Belize Central Prison are prohibited. Visits to the prison have been...

Machete man chopped with his own machete

PUNTA GORDA, Toledo District, Wed. Aug. 12, 2020--  Derrick Arnold, 38, a construction worker of Punta Gorda, is presently at the Punta Gorda Community Hospital...