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1st meeting of cabinet is short

It has been a long and eventful week for Belize’s ruling politicians and today that week ended with the first meeting of a new sixteen-member cabinet. That body is the [...]

Standard and Poor’s lowers Belize credit ratings

That strategy will have fewer and costlier options, thanks to news out of New York that Standard & Poor’s today significantly downgraded Belize?s credit ratings. According to an S&P release [...]

Beyond S.S.B.: DFC, INTELCO, housing projects

And cleaning up that financial act may be easy compared to the task of regaining the public’s confidence in the wake of allegations of widespread misuse of public funds. While [...]

BTB, charter companies, donate buoys

On yesterday’s newscast, we reported on problems that tour operators were having with newly imposed visitor fees at Goff’s Caye. But while the northern half of Belize deals with the [...]

Belizean pharmacist honoured by peers

The plenary sessions of the twenty-fourth annual convention of the Caribbean Association of Pharmacists ended this evening at the Princess Hotel in Belize City. Over the last five days, delegates [...]

New show at Bliss seeks tourists

Artistic endeavor is a wonderful thing…but even in the best of times financing for the arts in Belize is tight. What to do? Find performances that entertain…and fill the cash [...]