PUP says Francis Fonseca will NOT be challenged PUP says Francis Fonseca will NOT be challenged
Belize’s Nestor Mendez is elected OAS’ new Assistant Secretary General Belize’s Nestor Mendez  is elected OAS’ new  Assistant  Secretary General
PUP makes submission in PetroCaribe challenge PUP makes submission in  PetroCaribe challenge
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Business “Increased cane production critical to the survival of Belize ‘ s sugar industry,” says BSI

“Increased cane production critical to the survival of Belize ‘ s sugar industry,” says BSI

By Benjamin Flowers, Staff Reporter Cane farms in Belize need to produce more cane per acre to be able to cope with tbhe projected falling earnings of 2017, the Belize Sugar Industries explained in its latest publication. The report entitled, “Transforming Sugar Production in Belize into a Modern, Sustainable, Green […]

Crime Bus passengers help solve manslaughter case after three years

Bus passengers help solve manslaughter case after three years

By Marion V. Ali Staff Reporter After three years of no arrests for a traffic accident that ended in death, the passengers on a commercial bus have come forward to assist the police in solving the case.   Corozal police have arrested and charged Humberto Novelo, the driver of a […]

Editorial

Editorial

The stunning revelations contained in the now celebrated Briceño tape have been documented but never corroborated so fully as they now are by a ranking officer of the Party. Mr. Briceño has had a significant role in the PUP for nearly 40 years. He was at one time, after the […]

General Committed to serve- Belize Volunteer Club reaching out to communities

Committed to serve- Belize Volunteer Club reaching out to communities

By Benjamin Flowers, Staff Reporter The Belize Volunteer Club, is reaching out to the public to help expand its network of volunteers to support initiatives aimed at positively impacting communities all over the country. Founder and Director of the BVC, Kadeem Bennett, explained that the organization is actively seeking individuals […]

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“Increased cane production critical to the survival of Belize ‘ s sugar industry,” says BSI
Business / Weekend News

“Increased cane production critical to the survival of Belize ‘ s sugar industry,” says BSI

By Benjamin Flowers, Staff Reporter Cane farms in Belize need to produce more cane per acre to be able to cope with tbhe projected falling earnings of 2017, the Belize Sugar Industries explained in its latest publication. The report entitled, “Transforming Sugar Production in Belize into a Modern, Sustainable, Green […]

Committed to serve- Belize Volunteer Club reaching out to communities
General / Social

Committed to serve- Belize Volunteer Club reaching out to communities

By Benjamin Flowers, Staff Reporter The Belize Volunteer Club, is reaching out to the public to help expand its network of volunteers to support initiatives aimed at positively impacting communities all over the country. Founder and Director of the BVC, Kadeem Bennett, explained that the organization is actively seeking individuals […]

Belize Jaguars ready for Grand Cayman
General / Sports / Weekend News

Belize Jaguars ready for Grand Cayman

By William Ysaguirre, Freelance Reporter The Football Federation of Belize unveiled its new logo for the Belize Jaguars at press conference on Friday to update the fans on the Jaguars’ readiness for their first qualifying match towards World Cup 2018 Russia. This is when Belize hosts the Cayman Islands at […]

YMCA holds family kite day for Fabers Road
General / Social / Weekend News

YMCA holds family kite day for Fabers Road

By Benjamin Flowers, Staff Reporter The Young Men’s Christian Association YMCA held a community gathering for Fabers Road residents on Sunday to teach children and adults how to make and fly kites. The Family Kite Day was held at the YMCA compound in the Fabers Road extension area, catering for […]

Belizean organizations pledge solidarity with Venezuela
Diplomatic Relations / General / Weekend News

Belizean organizations pledge solidarity with Venezuela

By Benjamin Flowers, Staff Reporter Several social groups and private citizens gathered at the Embassy of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela in support of the government during its diplomatic falling out with the United States of America on Saturday. The function was organized by the Belize Organization for Solidarity with […]

General / Weekend News

YCT project trains sports trainers

By Benjamin Flowers, Staff Reporter The Youth and Community Transformation project, implemented by the Ministry of Human Development, Social Transformation and Poverty Alleviation, held a four-day training course this week for coaches and community sports trainers. Community members, representatives from the Community Policing Unit of the Belize Police Department, and […]

People who extract water from its natural source to use need permission says MoE
Environment / Weekend News

People who extract water from its natural source to use need permission says MoE

By Benjamin Flowers, Staff Reporter Water abstraction is when people remove water from its natural environment to use, and the Ministry of Natural Resources and Agriculture this week emphasized the need for stakeholders to get the necessary permission to do so. The ministry issued a public advisory, reminding stakeholders that […]

Belmopan high school gets $45,000 worth GoB aid
Grants/Donations / Weekend News

Belmopan high school gets $45,000 worth GoB aid

By Alexis R. Milan, Staff Reporter The Belmopan Methodist High School has received a total of $45,824.41 worth of furniture and computer accessories from the government of Belize through the Social Investment Fund (SIF). The donation included 100 student armchairs, three teachers desks, a cupboard, three book shelves, four computer […]

European Union grants Belize $30 million
General / Health / Weekend News

European Union grants Belize $30 million

This week the Ministry of Health announced that it has received a $30 million grant from the European Union. Chief Executive Officer in the ministry, Dr. Peter Allen, explained that the Ministry applied for the grant under the 11th cycle of the European Development Fund, through the Ministry of Economic […]

Kraft Foods recalls not expected to affect Belize
General / Weekend News

Kraft Foods recalls not expected to affect Belize

By Benjamin Flowers, Staff Reporter While two of the major importers of Kraft macaroni and cheese have said that they have not received any of the products currently being recalled by Kraft for suspiscion of contamination, the public is advised to check labels before buying. Bruce Moore, wholesale manager at […]