Tag Archives: '20jan2016'

$90,000 claim against car dealer for stolen vehicle dismissed

$90,000 claim against car dealer for stolen vehicle dismissed

BELIZE CITY, Fri. Jan. 15, 2016–An American couple whose high-end SUV which they bought in Belize was confiscated while on a visit to Chetumal, Mexico, filed a civil suit against a Belizean car dealer for $90,000, [...]

American businessman accused of abetment to murder released on $50,000 bail

American businessman accused of abetment to murder released on $50,000 bail

BELIZE CITY, Fri. Jan. 15, 2016–Despite passionate objection from the Director of Public Prosecution that American businessman Bradley Paumen, whom police charged with four counts of abetment to murder, is a flight risk, today Supreme Court [...]

Violent crime affected Belizeans and businesses “big time” in 2015

Violent crime affected Belizeans and businesses “big time” in 2015

BELIZE CITY and ROARING CREEK, Cayo District, Mon. Jan. 18, 2016–We are only half-way through the first month of 2016, and police have already recorded ten murders that were committed – an unwelcomed statistic, since Belize [...]

Belize’s banking crisis

Belize’s banking crisis

The vast majority of Belizeans know nothing about money, except that you work for it and then you spend it to buy things you need or want. After that, you go out and work for more, [...]

CYDP Peace Cup semifinals a thriller at the MCC, finals this Sunday

CYDP Peace Cup semifinals a thriller at the MCC, finals this Sunday

BELIZE CITY, Mon. Jan. 18, 2016–The CYDP Peace Cup semifinals yesterday at the MCC Grounds, trench and all, saw a huge turnout of football fans, who enjoyed an evening of exciting and intense football action. The [...]

GOB and Maya must cooperate:  E. Anthony Ross, QC

GOB and Maya must cooperate: E. Anthony Ross, QC

BELIZE CITY, Fri. Jan. 15, 2016–The Toledo Maya Land Rights Commission, which was set up by the Government of Belize this week, was formally introduced to the media at a press conference convened at the Radisson [...]

NEBL 2016 season tips off with three games

NEBL 2016 season tips off with three games

SAN IGNACIO TOWN, Sun. Jan. 17, 2016–Leslie brothers dominate in win versus Belmopan Bandits; Jacob sinks 8 three pointers. The NEBL 2016 season tipped off this weekend with three games on Saturday night. Opening ceremonies took [...]

Is Toledo Football Association a victim of corrupt individuals?

Is Toledo Football Association a victim of corrupt individuals?

Excerpt from UK. Mobile.reuters.com/idukk. “U.S. persecutors have continued to call FIFA a victim of corrupt individuals, but that status could change at any time. If FIFA were criminally charged, sponsors and other partners might be wary [...]