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Taiwanese President cancels Belize visit

Friday marks the celebration of the Republic of China’s National Day…and while the “A list” dignitaries will usher in the ten-ten holiday tonight at the Taiwanese Embassy, yesterday Taiwan’s Foreign [...]

D.F.C. will sell off major assets

It’s no secret that the Development Finance Corporation is not enjoying the best of health. Having quadrupled the size of its portfolio during the previous P.U.P. term of office, the [...]

Belize ranked 46 on world corruption list

Lists to compare the relative standing of the nations of the world–whether they measure income, standard of living or some less tangible form of happiness–are better at provoking controversy than [...]

4-H Centre opens school year

It’s one of these old fashioned institutions that doesn’t make a lot of noise; it just gets the job done. Today the National 4-H Centre in Belmopan held ceremonies marking [...]

Menzies honoured for dedicated service

One man whose dreams are being realised is President of the National 4-H Council, Karl H. Menzies. Today Menzies was presented with an award for his many years of service [...]

Bishop speaks out against condoms

The Catholic Church, under the leadership of Pope John Paul the Second, has been nothing if not consistent in its stand on matters of sex and reproduction. But as anti-AIDS [...]

Looking for the roots of crime

Earlier in this newscast we looked at an organisation that works to build character and provide marketable skills for Belizean youths. Another institution that deals with young people in Belize [...]