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Charges against Belize Bank & F.C.I.B. dropped

The House of Representatives met in Belmopan and there were various pressing issues on the agenda for today’s meeting which had its usual share of feistiness and drama coming from [...]

Barrow names Oversight Committee for Venezuelan millions

And as for those ten million U.S dollars from Venezuela that the Central Bank retrieved from the Belize Bank on August eleventh following months of litigation in court, the Prime [...]

6th Amendment Bill gets second and third reading

Prime Minister Barrow was a happy camper when the issue of the Sixth Amendment Bill went through the second and third reading and was debated in the House. And while [...]

Opposition debates sixth Amendment Bill

That decision by the Prime Minister did not affect the debate of those amendments. There were enough objections and support in the national consultations held around the country weeks ago, [...]

Michael Ashcroft speaks on B.T.L., Belize Bank, U.H.S.

He has significant investments in Belize, but that doesn’t mean he has been without controversy, in fact he has been at the middle of it in most cases. And it [...]

Mayor Moya says she’s got the proof

And while the House Meeting was the main event of the day, in Belize City Mayor Zenaida Moya had her own side-show responding to the serious allegations that Councillor Mark [...]

P.M. says there are sanctions for councillor

And the Prime Minister had his own take on the debacle involving the mayor and the Councillor. While Councillor King has been spared for now, his political career is in [...]

Woman gets fifteen years for Manslaughter

And from politics to the courts, after hearing mitigation pleas from two character witnesses, Justice Herbert Lord sentenced, twenty year old Guatemalan, Yanira Escobar, to fifteen years imprisonment. Escobar, who [...]

Businessman and employees busted for sale of illegal lottery

And in other court news, a businessman and three of his female employees were charged today with the sale of illegal lottery. The owner of Garden Shop on Freetown Road, [...]

Saffiyah has What’s Happening in Belize this Weekend

Thank Goodness it’s Friday … and Saffiyah has the blotter for weekend activities. Hey it’s me, Saffiyah and this is what’s happening Belize. I don’t know about you but I [...]