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Final section of Southern Highway funded by Kuwait

An agreement was signed today, which finalizes the completion of the last link in Belize’s basic highway system. The loan contract for the upgrading of section two of the Southern [...]

Border agency answers complaints

Tuesday’s protests on the Guatemalan side of our western border were not the only voices raised in anger over the new twenty-dollar departure tax at Melchor and Santa Elena. People [...]

Policeman charged in San Pedro burglary

A policeman has been charged with handling stolen goods. CIB Detective David Carrillo, while stationed in San Pedro, was directed to investigate a July twenty-eighth burglary at a house belonging [...]

Children’s assembly planned for October

“Keeping the Promise” is what the United Nations International Children’s Fund wants young people to chant at its upcoming children’s forum. UNICEF and its Children’s Advisory Committee is ready to [...]

City summer camp opens for 10th year

“Gu Back Da School” is the theme for the year 2000 edition of Curlin King Children’s Athletic Programme. The camp, which is held at the Rogers Stadium, runs from August [...]

New women’s section inaugurated at prison

Between the escapes, whippings, stabbings and shootings there’s not a whole lot of good news that comes out of Hattieville Prison these days. But if you watch the news you’d [...]

Human Right’s President sanctions expulsions

We frequently hear about confrontations along the often-remote frontier between Belize and Guatemala, but there have rarely been any neutral witnesses on hand to corroborate official reports. Last year News [...]