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

San Pedro police bust duo accused of shoplifting

By Marion Ali, Staff Reporter San Pedro police have busted a pair of women who shoplifted from three businesses in that town in one day and hid the loot under their clothes. The two, Nioka Smith, 29 and Shasha Bowen, 27, both of Belize City, are jointly charged with six […]

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 House discusses rice

House discusses rice

By Marion Ali, Staff Reporter Rice was one of the topics which the House discussed on Friday in Belmopan. The PUP’s  Orange Walk South Area Representative, Abelardo Mai, who was the general manager at the Belize Marketing and Development Corporation which ensures the availability of basic food commodities, did not […]

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Crime / Weekend News

San Pedro police bust duo accused of shoplifting

By Marion Ali, Staff Reporter San Pedro police have busted a pair of women who shoplifted from three businesses in that town in one day and hid the loot under their clothes. The two, Nioka Smith, 29 and Shasha Bowen, 27, both of Belize City, are jointly charged with six […]

Social / Weekend News

Police officers and civilians march for peace

By Marion Ali, Staff Reporter About 1,000 persons, including police officers from precincts across Belize City and representatives from the private and public sector, the Belize City Council and primary and high schools took to the streets on Friday to participate in the BLACK March – Be Loving and Cease […]

House discusses rice
Agriculture / Controversy / General / Weekend News

House discusses rice

By Marion Ali, Staff Reporter Rice was one of the topics which the House discussed on Friday in Belmopan. The PUP’s  Orange Walk South Area Representative, Abelardo Mai, who was the general manager at the Belize Marketing and Development Corporation which ensures the availability of basic food commodities, did not […]

Accidents/Drownings / Breaking News / Weekend News

Man knocked down in Belize City

By Marion Ali, Staff Reporter A man lies seriously injured after he was knocked down in Belize City tonight. The incident happened at around 7:30 p.m. on Saturday and the victim has been identified as Carlos Sosa. The Reporter Online will have more as the information becomes available.

PUP dissects fiscal budget
Economy / General / Weekend News

PUP dissects fiscal budget

By Marion Ali, Staff Reporter The fiscal budget debate went for an entire second day Friday and while the government side of the House supported it, the opposition criticised it. Cayo South Area Representative, the PUP’s Julius Espat, went further by calling the budget “useless”. “What we have in this […]

Girl, 13, accuses cops of rape
Crime / Weekend News

Girl, 13, accuses cops of rape

By Marion Ali, Staff Reporter Two policemen assigned to police stations in the south of Belize have been placed on interdiction after they were accused of rape by a minor. The girl reported that this week, the two policemen, whose ranks we were told are constables, were drinking and offered […]

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Belize Jaguars’ 0-0 draw with Caymans disappoints fans

Belizean football fans could not help but voice their disappointment after the Belize Jaguars missed a golden opportunity to score a home victory and settled for a scoreless draw when the Football Federation of Belize hosted the Cayman Islands for the first game of the World Cup 2018 Russia qualifiers […]

PM Barrow’s 2015-2016 Budget Debated
Economy / General / Politics / Social / Weekend News

PM Barrow’s 2015-2016 Budget Debated

Parliamentarians from both sides of the House of Representatives dissected and debated, at great length, the budget for fiscal for 2015-2016. Much of the discussion was agenda-driven, as has become traditional, and much of it was blatant politicking as opposed to a rational, logical analysis of the document, which will […]

US Coast Guard seizes US $16m in cocaine, three smugglers arrested
Weekend News / World

US Coast Guard seizes US $16m in cocaine, three smugglers arrested

The United States Coast Guard says it has transferred custody of three Dominican Republic smugglers and about 1,100 pounds of cocaine to the US Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) following an at-sea interdiction off the coast of Guayama, Puerto Rico. On Wednesday, the Coast Guard said the interdiction was the result […]

“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 […]