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Coastal Zone wants to manage Barrier Reef

The Belize Tourism Industry Association on Thursday last December 30, submitted a proposal to Cabinet outlining specific practical solutions for the revenue generation and management of the Coastal Zone Management Authority & Institute. Submitted to the Ministers of Fisheries and Tourism as well as to the Prime Minister for their […]

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BTIA mourns Espat

The Board of Directors of the Belize Tourism Industry Association has expressed deep concern and disappointment at Prime Minister Said Musa In a release on Wednesday, December 29, the directors said the B.T.I.A. has enjoyed an open, transparent and dynamic relationship with the Belize Tourism Board under Mark Espat. His […]

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Second man dies in fire in less than a month

By Angel Novelo – Staff Reporter A construction worker Reports say Mauricio Adalberto Rodriguez, 24, suffered first degree burns to 60 percent of the body but died of smoke inhalation when he was found around 9:50 P.M. on December 31. According to reports, the San Pedro Fire authorities first became […]

Crime

Hopes fading for P.C. Martinez Third police victim in 3 weeks!

By Angel Novelo Hopes of finding Police Constable Morris Martinez alive are fading as the search for him enters its 18th day. Corozal and Orange Walk police have intensified their search for the missing constable but have adjusted their focus to include a possible corpse. Martinez, attached to the Orange […]

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Ostracised and ignored N.D.F.B. still offers to serve

The National Develop-ment Foundation, established in 1983 to provide financial resources to the small Belizean entrepreneur, has said it wants to play an active role in Belize The National Develop-ment Foundation, established in 1983 to provide financial resources to the small Belizean entrepreneur, has said it wants to play an […]

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New Year

By Angel Novelo Belize City police are investigating a pre-dawn New Year’s brawl at the fashionable Princess Hotel and Casino, after a patron complained he was badly beaten by security personnel and management. Eder Alamilla, a 23-year-old Sixth Form student of the West Landivar area of the city reported he […]

Christian Workers Union opposes Narda
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Christian Workers Union opposes Narda

The Christian Workers’ Union has expressed its displeasure at Narda Garcia The release states,

Burrell Boom man charged with rape
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Burrell Boom man charged with rape

By Angel Novelo City Police arrested Sheldon Baptist, 26 year old resident of Burrell BoomVillage, and charged him with abduction, rape and aggravated assault against a 15-year-old girl. The victim, a high school student, told police she was at home alone in Boom on Tuesday, January 4. Around 9 o

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Crippled children

By Lisbeth Ayuso Children who are physically handicapped have quietly benefitted from the kindness of both Belizean and American volunteers for the past 32 years through a programme called Illinois Rotary District 6510; Belizean Crippled Children In 1973 one of its founding members needed orthopaedic attention for her son. This […]

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Belizean artists to give Tsunami Relief Show

Attention all music, dance and dram talents, Stars and rising stars: you are hereby called to join “Belize Tsunami Relief Show The event, suggested by singer Jennifer Lovell and supported by the staff of the Institute of Creative Arts, and the National Institute of Culture and History will run for […]