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Mexican state Quintana Roo has 11 confirmed cases of Influenza A(H1N1)

We reported on Tuesday night that three cases of Influenza A (H1N1) were confirmed in the neighbouring state of Quintana Roo. Well, the news tonight has changed dramatically and that [...]

…And Free Zone reopens for business amidst flu scare

There is yet no confirmation of the flu on this side of the border and some three thousand five hundred employees went back to work at the Commercial Free Zone [...]

Belize Medical Associates conduct rapid test for flu strains

The Director of Health Services, Dr. Michael Pitts, has sent samples to be tested at CAREC in Trinidad for the Influenza that has caused many deaths in the Americas and [...]

…And suspect case of H1N1 at B.M.A treated with tamiflu

There is one suspect case of Influenza A (H1N1) at the Belize Medical Associates. It is involves a French National who travelled through Mexico, the most affected region, and made [...]

B.N.T.U. says strikes was a success and teacher might keep his job

Schools in the Stann Creek District closed down this past Tuesday in solidarity with the B.N.T.U. over a growing pattern of violent behavior at schools. The proverbial straw that broke [...]

“Sick Out” by Sadie Vernon Teachers confirm many problems at school

And while officials of the Ministry of Education met today in Dangriga regarding the protest by some four hundred teachers, in Belize City, a high school is having its own [...]

Cubans Found in Belizean waters want their day in court

Remember the group of Cubans who were found stranded off the coast of Belize in February? Well two of them are taking G.O.B. to court. Human Rights Attorney Attoinette Moore, [...]

Marvin Ottley freed of attempted murder charges

Two men were in court today charged with Attempted Murder and Robbery and at the end of their trial, twenty-seven year old Marvin Ottley walked free, while Allen James was [...]

Man in court on firearm charge, 2 days after pleading on other charge

Also in court, thirty-three year old Nathaniel Thomas pleaded guilty to Handling Stolen Goods on Monday and today he was back before a magistrate. This time he is facing the [...]

Minors charged with robbery of New Fortune Restaurant

Two minors find themselves in police custody for Tuesday night’s armed robbery of the New Fortune Restaurant. Forty-seven year old Xin Ye Zuang told police that while attending to her [...]

Cristina Coc speaks about Starstoon Temash national park on O.Y.E

The Sarstoon Temash Institute for Indigenous Management spoke out against government almost immediately after a decision to allow Seismic testing in the Sarstoon Temash National Park on April twentieth. Not [...]

…And about Mayan land rights case against G.O.B.

Another hot button issue for the Mayas is the controversial land rights case against G.O.B., which has remained in the news for some time. And although the long running claim [...]