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Guns stolen from CIB, Alvarez reassigned

Today the atmosphere at the Criminal Investigation Branch was gloomy as that departments’ Head of Command was relieved of duty. Although Assistant Inspector Simeon Alvarez understandably would not comment to [...]

Former employees of Fiesta want severance

On Thursday eighty-six employees of the former Fiesta Inn were terminated from the employ of the bank receiver and the next day rehired by the management for the Princess Belize, [...]

5.3 million for Musuem of Belize

Five point three million dollars in funding for the Museum of Belize, more scholarships and help with establishing the district Centers for Employment Training were the primary accomplishments of the [...]

Prime Minister says private sector key for bilateral agreements

Although the meetings with President Ernesto Zedillo and the Mayor of Mexico City Cuauhetemoc Cardenas were highlights of the trip and helped to forge strong ties of friendship with our [...]

Private sector makes Mexican contacts

Among those in the Belizean delegation to Mexico was Yolanda Crombie, representing the Belize Chamber of Commerce. The Belizeans met with Secretary of Trade Herminio Blanco Mendoza and members of [...]

House falls in earthquake

What were you doing during the earthquake? That’s the question everyone has been asking their friends and family since Sunday morning when Belize felt the effects of an earthquake centered [...]

Grenade smugglers sentenced

In April two men were arrested for bringing hand grenades into Belize. Jose Roberto Chacon has already been sentenced to seven and a half years in prison, after pleading guilty [...]

Tropic opens P.G. facility

To better serve their tourist and business travelers, Tropic Air has innagurated a new office at the Punta Gorda airstrip. The facility was built in Spanish Lookout and transported by [...]

Raleigh holds tenth expedition

On Monday, volunteers from twelve different countries will participate in Raleigh’s tenth Belizean expedition. Raleigh expedition leader Rupert Miller says even though it will be tough going for the volunteers, [...]

Districts to join Carnival

This year’s carnival should be bigger than ever with bands from several districts joining in this year. News Five spoke with public relations officer for Carnival Daedra Isaacs about the [...]

James Adderley has the weekend softball

“Good evening, I’m James Adderley and we’re about to lay Sports Monday on you. The softball community tried to help two of its very own who were victims of the [...]