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200 Southside Rejuvenation Workers fired!

Minister Mark King stood alone before the press this morning. He did not want to use the word firing but the government sent home two hundred men employed with the [...]

Gang Truce Workers may be next to be unemployed

A few weeks ago we told you how the Gang Truce was renamed “Peace in Progress,” well, we don’t know for how long that will remain in place and it [...]

Belmopan Comprehensive student murdered

The Belize City streets have been relatively free from bloodshed for a few days. But an argument in the capital has left one teen dead. Tragedy struck a family in [...]

Cops imply Plues Street victims cried crocodile tears

Four men at a residence on Plues Street in the Old Capital reported to the media that they were allegedly beaten by the police. The men said they were shocked [...]

Price of premium and regular gas going up

Butane prices went up two weeks ago and this was followed by a hike in the price of chicken which went up by as much as twelve cents per pound [...]

Oceana’s wave of success, another courtroom win

A breakthrough decision in a claim brought before the Supreme Court, whereby Oceana is challenging the validity of six oil concessions granted by the Government of Belize in 2007, was [...]

What caused the fire at the butane depot?

A fire at the Western Gas Depot was brought under control at about seven o’clock on Thursday night. It was a dangerous operation that risked the lives of the firemen [...]

Counseling to be offered to 16 year old student

Earlier in the week, News Five spoke to Reverend Ruperto Vicente about Norman Willacey, the high ranking pastor of the Baptist Association of Belize, who was allegedly involved in a [...]

1st spinal surgery in Belize, success at the K.H.M.H.

The Belize Spine Program is supplemented by a U.S. based team that currently travels to the country twice a year. On Wednesday the team along with Belizean counterparts completed the [...]

U.S. doctors donate medical equipment to K.H.M.H.

According to the K.H.M.H., the team has donated a cell-saver machine that allows the collection and return of a patient’s blood, which would come in very handy in the Emergency [...]

Real-Time marketing for Tourism Industry stakeholders

The Belize Tourism Industry Association’s (B.T.I.A.) Real-time Marketing Master Class Marketing & P.R. Summit was launched to a crowded Queen’s Room at the Princess Hotel on Thursday. David Meerman Scott, [...]