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Bel-China houses under construction

It was a hot issue for a while but lately things have been pretty cool in the area around UDP headquarters near the Bel-China Bridge. That is until today, when [...]

UDP calls for details of equipment sale

As befits the month before town board elections, Representative Finnegan and the UDP have also been attacking the Government on other fronts: notably the recent purchase of equipment by the [...]

Gun found at scene of robbery attempt

While police have yet to make an arrest in the attack on shopkeeper Uan Wuu Ming on Tuesday morning, they have found a .38 caliber revolver. Police say they believe [...]

Strike meeting deadlocked

It’s day three and the employees of Hummingbird Citrus Limited II are still not in the fields. Today, representatives of the company, the workers, and Labor Commissioner Edney Bennett, tried [...]

Cabinet reviews new Wages Council

While members of the citrus industry will have to rely on unions to help them meet their demands for higher wages, domestic workers and shop assistants will have their pay [...]

Building code documents presented

The days of building what you like, the way you like may soon be at an end. The Government intends to adopt stricter building codes and to enforce them. A [...]

Study commissioned on desertification

Representatives of the NGO community, government officials and environmental agencies met in Belize City to discuss the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD). You might be thinking…A desert? In [...]

93 year old man plants 85,000 Mahogany trees

Many people these days believe that the way to get things done is to form a committee or council, conduct an assessment and develop a strategic plan; hand it over [...]