Editorial

Zetina picked to head Immigration
Editorial / General

Zetina picked to head Immigration

Home Affairs Minister Ralph Fonseca has hand-picked Jos? Carmen Zetina, Commissioner of Police, to be the new Chief of the scandal-scarred Department of Immigration and Naturalisation. Zetina was retired in 2003, re-hired on contract for one year and will once again be re-hired early in the new year. Garret Murillo, […]

Editorial / Social

Editorial (26.12.04)

It seems in retrospect an amazing development that a Jewish child, born more than two centuries ago in a remote village of Palestine should have such a profound influence on mankind. But upon reflection we realise that almost everything we know about God has come down to us through the […]

Editorial / General

Prosser will pay GOB, says spokesman, Davis

The question troubling Belizean telephone users of whether Innovative Communications Corporation (I.C.C.) would pay the U.S.$ 59 million it still owes the government of Belize for B.T.L. shares was answered by Jeffrey Prosser Lanny J. Davis was speaking with members of the Belizean print and radio media at a press […]

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Editorial (19.12.04)

Editorial / Social

Editorial (12.12.04)

All indications are that there are two PUP factions in the House and Cabinet getting ready to wage cataclysmic war for leadership during a national convention planned for February 20, 2005. For the Group of Seven, the opportunity offers itself to create a new leadership of consensus by sweeping aside […]

Editorial / Social

Peace Corps celebrate 42 yrs. of dedicated service to Belize

Forty years ago, 24 Peace Corps Volunteers arrived in Belize. On November 6, 19 of them came back for a reunion in Caye Caulker. All were impressed with the changes that have taken place in Belize and in their respective lives as a result of the two years To keep […]

Editorial / General

U.S. court approves compensation, Prosser & ICC to pay $85.8 million

The Chancery Court of the State of Delaware has given its official stamp of approval to a settlement between investors of Emerging Communications Inc., a telecommunications company in the U.S. Virgin Islands and Innovative Communications, I.C.C., a company owned by Jeffrey Prosser. Proser persuaded the directors of Emerging to sell […]

Editorial / Social / Sports

Editorial (05.12.04)

Two weeks ago the Delaware Supreme Court gave its approval for a settlement involving penalties amounting to U.S. $85.87 million. Innovative Communications (ICC) and it majority shareholder, Mr. Jeffrey Prosser have agreed to pay this settlement for their undervalue acquisition of 48 percent of the shares of Emerging Communications, a […]

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River Front Duty Free complex opens on tourism strip

A multi million dollar shopping centre which promises to rival the Fort Street Tourism Village is in the making. A multi million dollar shopping centre which promises to rival the Fort Street Tourism Village is in the making. The $15 million dollar River front Duty Free complex dubbed, a Belizean-owned […]

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C.X.C. Belize honours 502 students

Five hundred two high school graduates received certificates of achievement when the National C.X.C. Committee for Belize held its annual national awards ceremony at the St. John’s College Gymnasium in Belize City on Thursday, November 25, 2004. The students were honoured for their outstanding performance in the Caribbean Secondary Education […]