Belize - Belize News - Channel5Belize.com - Great Belize Productions - Belize Breaking News
Home » May, 2008 You are currently browsing entries posted in: May, 2008

Barrow press conference covers electricity, oil, amendments and Ashcroft

He promised to meet the press on a quarterly basis … and today, while admittedly a few days overdue, Prime Minister Dean Barrow made good on his pledge. Since there [...]

Briceño says Barrow talks sweet, but promises remain unkept

While Prime Minister Barrow charmed a congenial crowd with his combination of candor and confidence, his performance was not without its critics. Opposition leader John Briceño told News Five’s Stewart [...]

Another Nolle Prosequi in murder case

It was one of several unsolved murders of 2006: the brutal killing of twenty year old David Pook. Pook’s body was discovered in a swamp off Faber’s Road on August [...]

Chinese billionaire is Belizean citizen

He’s a naturalized Belizean who lives abroad and boasts a net worth somewhere around one point four billion U.S. dollars. Obviously, I could only be referring to Michael Ashcroft, right? [...]

Florida Rotarians help Gift of Life

Today was a big day for the Rotary Club of Belize and hundreds of children they have helped through their Gift of Life programme. That’s because today Gift of Life [...]

Special education expands beyond just students

Any teacher will tell you that competing in a spelling bee helps to greatly improve the word knowledge of students … But the event which was held today at Belize [...]

Poetry festival set for Saturday night

It’s called “Lik It” and according to poet Kalilah Enriquez, you’ll like it. Kalilah Enriquez, Exec. Member, Belize Writers & Poets Society “Well it’s this Saturday night, it’s at the [...]

Red Cross hosts international disaster simulation exercise

In times of disaster, one of the first organisations to react is the Red Cross. And to make sure members are in touch with the latest in preparedness, for the [...]