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In a rare move, Cuba donates cash for Iris relief

While appeals continue to go out for aid to hurricane victims, one of Belize’s staunchest allies has weighed in with a cash contribution far out of proportion to its size. [...]

Cabinet earmarks $2.4 million for low cost housing

Meanwhile, Cabinet has approved an initial amount of two point four million dollars to fund low interest housing loans for victims of Hurricane Iris. The money, to be provided by [...]

Forests take a beating from hurricane

On yesterday’s newscast, we looked at damage which may have been caused by Hurricane Iris to the country’s barrier reef and marine resources. Today, we spoke to experts in Belmopan [...]

Belize resists airline pressure to waive fees

In the wake of the September eleventh terror attacks on the United States, the U.S. airline industry has been in a tailspin, faced with fewer passengers and increased costs for [...]

Belizeans in Michigan donate to K.H.M.H.

The Karl Heusner Memorial Hospital is today the recipient of a handsome donation of medical equipment and supplies valued at close to a million dollars. The contribution, which came courtesy [...]

Doctors trained to treat head trauma

While primary health care and N.H.I. have been the major focus of the Ministry of Health, it doesn’t mean that progress is not being made on more advanced care for [...]

Couple in antique car live dream in Belize

If you’ve seen a strange old fashioned car plying the streets of Belize City that looks like it came off the set of the “Untouchables”, don’t worry, it’s not being [...]