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House meeting comes down on K.H.M.H. bloated contracts

There is plenty to report in tonight’s newscast. But first we go to Belmopan where the House of Representatives met this morning. On the agenda were controversial constitutional amendments and [...]

Leader of the Opposition refuses to apologize

And if you thought that the topic of the situation at the K.H.M.H. was hot, check out the exchange between both sides of the House. Squaring off were Deputy Prime [...]

3 amendments to constitution brought before House

But before the hurly burly of the House, three amendments were proposed by the Prime Minister Barrow: to replace the Privy Council with the Caribbean Court of Justice as the [...]

Judge awards shares in Krem Radio to Sagis

The Court of Appeal concluded its sitting today but before it did, it handed down a decision in the long standing appeal of Sagis Investment Limited and Krem Radio Ltd. [...]

PM says fuel to be adjusted by next House meeting

Prime Minister Dean Barrow “We don’t want to make a move, be premature and then find we have to come back to the House a month or so thereafter because [...]

Judge dismisses appeal of convicted murderer

Also in court, an appeal by Elvis Myers for a murder conviction was dismissed today. The appeal had been drawing plenty attention because its outcome could have affected thirty-eight rulings [...]

MoneyGram messenger charged with Money Laundering

A seventh name was added to the list of persons charged with Money Laundering in connection to one point five million dollars found in the home of the Coye family [...]

G.O.B. versus Landowners Association adjourned

And in the courts, parties embroiled in a legal battle over property rights will have to go back to court in October to conclude their arguments. That is if between [...]

Belize World Heritage site will make the danger list

Turning to the issue on World Heritage sites, the director Francesco Bandarin has sent a letter to Belizean Ambassador, Bassam Freiha, informing him that the Belize Barrier Reef System be [...]

Ministry of Health C.E.O. discusses controversial contracts

Earlier in the newscast, we reported on the acquisition of medical supplies at exorbitant prices by the Karl Heusner Memorial Hospital. In fact, it is a major bone of contention [...]

Brother of O.W. mayor defends cost of pharmaceuticals

But while Dr. Allen denied knowledge of any contract worth millions with Southern Medical Imports, there is still the case of the Antonio de La Fuente Pharmacy that has been [...]

Doctors and K.H.M.H. management still in negotiations

Doctors at the K.H.M.H. are back on routine after a two-day go-slow. But that does not mean all matters have been settled, particularly the thorny issue of contracts and purchase [...]

Maya Island Air launches direct flights to neighbouring countries

Direct travel to neighboring countries will soon become a reality. Early next month Maya will be launching direct flights to Cancun, San Pedro Sula and Guatemala City. The airline is [...]

Jaime Reyes wins the lotto

Sixteen, nineteen, twenty-three, twenty-six and twenty-nine… if you tuned in to Wednesday’s Lotto drawing you would recognize those numbers. And for thirty-two year old King’s Park resident and AC technician, [...]

Seenagers prepare for Miss Y pageant

Six beautiful and young at heart women will grace the stage this coming Saturday night at the Belize City Centre in hopes of becoming the sixteenth queen in the local [...]

Play fundraises for Gift of Life Program

Otis and Pinocchio… it’s the title for the seventh annual Rotary Club’s production and the biggest fundraiser for its Gift of Life Program. The international program is an effort by [...]

Safiyyah finds art and family activities for the weekend

It’s Friday and that means Safiyyah’s got some ideas for you. There’s art and culture, family activities and much more happening this weekend. Here are the details on those events [...]