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Court of Appeal reverses nationalization of Telemedia

The Court of Appeal today delivered a massive blow to the government in the 2009 acquisition of Belize Telemedia. The ruling reverses an order made by the government to compulsorily [...]

Former Board immediately takes back control of telephone company

So what’s next? Well, the Prime Minister has already said that he will appeal that decision. But immediately after the court ruling, Dean Boyce and attorney Godfrey Smith headed to [...]

National Trade Union Congress of Belize says it supports nationalization, but has concerns

Turning to another company that has been nationalized, B.E.L. The National Trade Union Congress of Belize says that while it supports the nationalization, there are some concerns. The NTUCB says [...]

Pollers say they believe that electricity rates should reduce

Following the expropriation of Belize Electricity Limited earlier this week, we asked viewers if they believe electricity rates should down since the company is now in government hands. The results [...]

Lake I resident, Jessim Gladden, clinging to life after he was gunned down

Tonight a Lake I man is on life support at the Karl Huesner Memorial Hospital in the Intensive Care Unit after he was shot multiple times. The street was crowded [...]

Andres Bol arrested for murder of Red Bank resident

A resident of Red Bank Village in the Stann Creek District has been arrested for the brutal slaying of a fellow villager. On Monday, police discovered the body of forty-seven [...]

Potential threat of strike at Port of Belize

This morning there was a potential threat of strike at Port of Belize.  The stevedores, under the stewardship of the Christian Workers Union, have been at an impasse with the [...]

Hundreds of Millions of dollars pledged for Central American Security Strategy

The international conference in support of Central American Security Strategy was held earlier this week. It focused on the financing needed to fight organized crime and narco-trafficking. Fifty delegations from [...]

Heritage Foundation says lot of work needed to build back positive investor climate in Belize

The Belize Chamber of Commerce spoke out against the repercussions of the government nationalization of Belize Electricity Limited. Foreign Investment Confidence in Belize is underscored by the Standard and Poor’s [...]

President of Belize Chamber of Commerce fires back at GOB’s verbal firing squad

Still on the issue of the nationalization of B.E.L., the president of the Belize Chamber of Commerce and Industry has been the main target of the government’s verbal firing squad [...]

Horrific kidnapping and robbery details revealed in Belmopan Supreme Court case

In the Belmopan Supreme Court today, a twenty year old resident relived a horrific kidnapping and robbery, for which twenty-three year old Oliver Rodriguez and twenty-seven year old Solomon Marin [...]

4 freed of ammunition charges

Four persons who were nabbed on August twenty-fourth, 2010 with a stolen nine millimeter Sig Sauer brand gun, believed to have been used in the murder of fourteen year old [...]

Magistrates discuss issues in the dispensation of justice

We normally see Magistrates trying cases and handing down decisions. Today we met them in a different environment. The Judiciary of Belize in conjunction with the Commonwealth Secretariat, the Commonwealth [...]

Annual Belize Audubon Society’s Summer Camps

Most school children are now choosing which of the numerous summer camps they will attend. One organization in particular has seven camps in which spaces are still available. The Belize [...]

Bad Boy of Poem, Frank Garcia, From Behind the Walls Volume 2

Belizean Poet Frank Garcia, author of the well received anthology From Behind the Walls, is gearing up for the release of the second installment.  The self-proclaimed Bad Boy of Poem [...]

What’s Happening Belize; revamped refitted and reloaded

Safiyyah has returned from her long safari and What’s Happening Belize is back. The weekly segment has been revamped, refitted and reloaded. Safiyyah has left the computer generated blue screen [...]