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P.M. sends Superbond team to negotiate

The Prime Minister addressed the nation via a press conference today looking for support in the re-structuring of the five hundred and forty-four million US dollar super bond. On Monday [...]

Will international banks sound in on Superbond?

Still on the Superbond, while the PM says he is not contemplating going to the I.M.F., he says that the government is unable to pay in the immediate or near [...]

Pastor suspended, but minister hopes he won’t be back

Another big story for today involves, Pastor Norman Willacey, who has been placed on a fifteen day suspension from the Belmopan Baptist High School, effective today. Willacey, the principal of [...]

Oceana fights 6 oil concessions in Court

Oceana went back to court today to fight six slick oil contracts. Oceana insists that the contracts granted to Island Oil Belize, Tropical Energy, PetroBelize Company, Princess Petroleum, Providence Energy [...]

Oceana says challenge seeks to expose issuance of questionable concessions

According to Oceana’s Vice President, Audrey Matura-Shepherd, the challenge seeks to expose the government for the issuance of questionable oil concessions.  She told the media this morning that the case [...]

Chicken licking prices caused by global feed grain shortages

Chicken prices are up by ten cents per pound for whole chicken and twelve cents for parts. This news may not settle well with consumers, but the short of it [...]

Faber says P.U.P. decision goes against party regulation

Earlier in the month the executive of the People’s United Party took an unusual decision, which goes against the well established party regulation that allows challenges to the current leadership. [...]

“I am not a normal person” P.M. explains Vega’s soliloquy

At the press conference this morning, the prime minister also touched on the land grab. Deputy Prime Minister Gaspar Vega recently came under fire for giving out large tracts of [...]

GSU uncovers illegal firearms

The Gang Suppression Unit has not yet responded to allegations that twenty Crooked Tree residents were brutalized by its officers; one resident complained that he had been pepper sprayed on [...]

A musical refrain for musician Leroy “Bass” Castillo as he passes away

Belize has lost one of its most gifted artists. Early this morning, Leroy “Bass” Castillo succumbed to a heart illness that he had been battling with for years. News of [...]

Fantasy 5 gives a large cheque to its winner!

Twenty-seven year old Ronny Hernandez skipped work and hightailed it from Corozal to Belize City with his wife and two kids when he found out this morning that he had [...]

You can be the Next Superstar!

The Bliss rocked on Tuesday night with hilarious drama, song and dance. It was a sold-out performance for the latest episode of Be the Next Superstar. For three Group B [...]