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Ashcroft to buy more B.T.L. shares

At Friday’s House meeting the government, under the terms of the new Finance and Audit Act, will disclose its plans to sell its thirty-seven point five percent stake in B.T.L. [...]

D.F.C. Commission receives documents

The Commission of Inquiry into the Development Finance Corporation appears to be making some progress at last. The Chairman of the Commission, David Price, announced today that they have begun [...]

Taxi found, driver?s murderer sought

Tonight Belize City police are actively seeking a suspect they believe can assist in their investigation of the murder of a taxi driver early Wednesday morning. According to authorities, around [...]

Finger biting leads to maim charge

A Caye Caulker resident has been remanded to jail after being accused of biting off a piece of another man’s finger. Water taxi employee Marlon Arnold, otherwise known as “Popcorn”, [...]

Robber gets 8 years for empty bag

Two Belize City robbers who stole an empty knapsack got some hefty jail time for their trouble today in Belize City Magistrate’s Court. Chief Magistrate Herbert Lord sentenced eighteen-year-old Kirk [...]

Port enforces boat registration, licenses

The Belize Port Authority will be cracking down on unregistered, unlicensed boats and commercial pilots who do not have a captain’s license, beginning July first. It is an attempt to [...]

Controversy over Belize?s position on whaling

The question of hunting whales will probably never dominate any local talk shows, after all, the only whales we have in Belize are actually sharks. But when it comes to [...]

Salvation Army holds Spiritual Queen pageant

In Belize we just seem to love pageants. Many schools hold them as fundraisers, to promote school spirit, or build confidence in young participants. But one Belize City church has [...]

Sparks wins female basketball title

The Women’s Issues Network is known to many simply by its initials, WIN… and last night, it really was about women winning when the culmination of a basketball tournament pitted [...]