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Budget presented to the House

Promising to take the brakes off the economic train and get it moving again in a direction that will benefit all segments of the economy, today the Prime Minister presented [...]

Utility rates to drop

There are three products which will be taxed at twelve percent. These are petroleum products, alcohol and tobacco. News Five asked the Prime Minister how the consumer will be able [...]

Barrow calls sales tax broken promise

As was expected the Leader of the Opposition, Dean Barrow was not pleased at the removal of the VAT nor was he impressed by the new sales tax which he [...]

Woman shot by robber

While most of the housewives on Freetown Road were preparing their midday meal, two women in a shop were about to be terrorized and injured by a young man armed [...]

Policeman charged with sexual assault of minor

Her mother wouldn’t listen to her, so she went straight to police to report her stepfather. Yesterday Jose Martin Flores, was arrested and charged for attempting to have sexual intercourse [...]

Money missing from B.T.L. again

Information reaching News Five today is that employees of the Belize Telecommunications Limited Corozal branch are being questioned after a recent audit revealed that over eleven thousand dollars is missing [...]

News Five looks at semi-pro’s Travellers Pirates

In Channel Five’s continuing week-long series titled “Inside the B.B.A.,” James Adderley takes a look at the team called Travellers Pirates. As our pre-season feature of the semi-pro basketball teams [...]