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8 Chinese nationals are released on orders of the ComPol

At around four-thirty Thursday afternoon, eight Chinese nationals, seven men and one woman arrived in Belize on a TACA flight. They proceeded through Immigration on the travel documents they held, [...]

Smuggling of Chinese nationals; a lucrative and active trade in Belize

As we told you before, the smuggling of Chinese nationals into Belize is known to be a very lucrative and very active trade, where local agents act as middle-men between [...]

Corruption: Businesswoman claims she robbed & her nephew extorted by police

There is another very serious complaint against a group of police officers. A Belize City businesswoman who went away for the Easter had to cut her trip short and rush [...]

4 Roaring Creek residents charged for murder of cop

A group of four, residents of Roaring Creek Village, was arraigned before Senior Magistrate Lindsbert Willis in Belmopan today on a joint charge of murder.  Thirty-four year old Juvencio Herrera, [...]

Unions meet with Prime Minister: another counterproposal tabled

The anticipated meeting between the Joint Negotiating Team, representing the Belize National Teachers Union, the Association of Public Service Senior Managers and the Public Service Union, met with Prime Minister [...]

4 students and teacher arraigned for killing howler monkey

In March 2013, public outrage was aroused when a black howler monkey was badly beaten by four third form students at the Belize High School of Agriculture in southern Orange [...]

Guatemalan president accused of executing civilians and other atrocities during civil war

Even though it will not be holding a referendum on October sixth, Guatemala is still stepping up its campaign on its claim to fifty percent of Belize.  Official publications, including [...]

Man in critical condition at hospital after being stabbed

There was a stabbing in the City on Thursday night. The victim is Javier Mai and he is hospitalized at the Karl Heusner Memorial Hospital in critical condition. Mai, a [...]

Guatemalan farmer given 5 more years for ammunition found on his person

A Guatemalan farmer, who is serving five years at the Belize Central Prison, will have an additional five years to contemplate the error of his ways. Twenty-four year old inmate, [...]

3 years in prison for aggravated burglary

A man who participated in a home invasion in January 2012 will spend three years behind bars at the Belize Central Prison after he was found guilty of aggravated burglary [...]

F.F.B.’s annual honorary congress and its new marketing development program

Three members of CONCACAF’s Marketing Development Program are here in Belize for a three-day working visit. While in Belize, the trio will be assessing and assisting in creating a marketing [...]

CARICOM’s official song competition; Belizean artists invited to apply

The Caribbean Community, better known as CARICOM, was birthed with the vision that standing together, the region could represent a formidable force and voice. As CARICOM prepares to mark its [...]

Gospel artist establishes a Belize chapter of her Baby Girls Club

Christian music has its own following and a growing one at that. And even if you are not a strong follower of gospel music, you may be very aware of [...]

B.E.L. applies for a nominal rate reduction

The Belize Electricity Limited is applying for a rate reduction in electricity rates for the period July first, 2013 to June thirtieth, 2014. The application to the Public Utilities Commission [...]