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Elizabeth McKoy Laid to Rest

The tragic death of three young girls, wards of the Princess Royal Youth Hostel, remains the subject of much scrutiny, condemnation and fiery debate. The minors, Sadisha Arnold, Ana Carlos [...]

Minister of Civil Aviation Concerned About Breaches of Airspace

More than a month ago a plane landed at the Municipal Airstrip in Belize City at dawn and taxied into a parking spot. Whoever and whatever were on board then [...]

Manhunt Underway for Escaped Prisoner Lawrence Bernardez

Twenty-seven-year-old Lawrence Bernardez, a resident of Lakeland in Dangriga who has a long rap sheet, remains on the lam tonight after escaping from police custody on Wednesday. Police are seeking [...]

Senator Seeks Inquiry in Nanes Immigration Fiasco

How did David Nanes Schnitzer acquire Belizean nationality and other IDs? A motion to summon former Acting Director of Immigration Maria Marin before the Senate will be filed during the [...]

Will Senator/Minister of Immigration Godwin Hulse Vote on Inquiry Motion?

A previous request for an inquiry into the Penner Passport Scandal in which South Korean Fugitive, Won Hong Kim got a Belizean passport while sitting in a Taiwan jail, did [...]

Belize’s Economic Outlook Downgraded – From Positive to Stable

A recent Standard and Poor’s research affirms that Belize’s B minus, B rating has been revised to stable from positive, on what is being described as a weaker fiscal position.  [...]

El Espanol shooter allegedly escaped to Belize in a boat

El Espanol, Ernesto Alonso de Miguel was killed at a restaurant in Chetumal back on the fourteenth of November. Also killed was top police officer, Agustin Martinez Guevara. A Mexican [...]

BTIA is 30…Celebrates Achievements and Challenges at AGM

The private sector Belize Tourism Industry Association is celebrating its thirtieth anniversary, and today members and stakeholders converged on the Ramada Princess for the organization’s thirtieth AGM. As the largest [...]

Association Requests Financial Assistance from GOB

The B.T.I.A. is asking government to look at some of the concerns facing the industry where infrastructure and security are concerned, but there is also the cry for more meaningful [...]

BTL Attorney Confident of Victory in Swasey vs. Mek Mi Rich Case

Arguments were heard today in the case of Entrepreneur Curtis Swasey from Corozal versus Belize Telemedia and MMR Belize Limited. Swasey says executives of Belize Telemedia Limited used his unique [...]

MMR Attorney Says Her Clients Did Not Steal Swasey’s Idea

Mek Mi Rich is owned by businessman Sanjay Hotchandani and Andre Vega, the son of the Deputy Prime Minister, Gaspar Vega.  MMR Belize Limited attorney, Naima Barrow, expressed confidence in [...]

Swasey Attorney Says Case Couldn’t Have Gone Better

Meanwhile, Swasey’s attorney, Kareem Musa, contends that his client’s case is sufficiently established and that in fact there is enough information by email where Swasey was communicating with B.T.L. about [...]

Smart Goes 4G LTE in December

The first 4G LTE network will be launched in Belize on December fifteenth when Smart plans to roll out a new and innovative system countrywide.  LTE, short for Long Term [...]

Cayo Deaf Institute Excels in Finger Spelling Bee

This week is being dedicated to persons with disabilities to build awareness as well as to highlight that they too have abilities.  One of the activities was held today at [...]

Healthy Living asks how not to pack on the pounds over the holidays

When Christmas time comes around, none of us want to hear the dreaded “D” word….DIET. But, with the abundance of savory and sweet treats available, it’s hard not to derail [...]