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Lean Harvest for FECTAB Operators at Exclusive Harvest Caye

They were worried all along about potentially losing business. But according to the Federation of Cruise Tourism Associations of Belize, even they did not anticipate a blindside like what has [...]

Where’s The Cruise Port for Belize City, Asks FECTAB?

What’s happened to plans for a cruise port in and around Belize City? That’s the question that local operators are asking after suffering the loss of business due to Norwegian [...]

“Ghost Town” Memorial Park Will Hurt Business Further, Says Cruise Operators

We reported two weeks ago that there are plans afoot to move Belize City tour operators from the heart of operations within the Fort Street Tourism Village out to Memorial [...]

Height Rule at Caves Branch Has Failed, Says FECTAB President

President of FECTAB, Tom Greenwood, says it is now clear that the Belize Tourism Board and National Institute of Culture and History’s decision to implement a forty-inch rule for visitors [...]

Yhony Rosado In Trouble Again with B.T.B.

It has been almost a month since two tour guides working for Yohnny Rosado’s Butts Up Cave Tubing Adventures were suspended by the Belize Tourism Board and National Institute of [...]

Nelson Zelaya Slaughtered in Front of Family in Gardenia

The silence in Gardenia Village was broken this afternoon by reports of gunshots.  When the shooting subsided, a resident of the quiet roadside community lay mortally wounded in his driveway.  [...]

Police Hunting for Suspect in Fire That Destroyed Equipment for Ray Cattouse

Sometime after nine o’clock last night, someone set fire to two trucks and a work shed on the property of Ray Cattouse along the Philip Goldson Highway. The damage is [...]

Security Officer Foils Attempted Robbery at Corozal Pawnshop

A foiled robbery in Corozal Town this morning has left one would-be robber hospitalized at the Northern Regional Hospital for a gunshot wound to the abdomen. At about nine-thirty-two a.m., [...]

39 Year-Old Man Convicted of Sex Assault on 5 Year-Old Girl

Thirty-nine-year-old John Francisco Leslie has been convicted of sexually assaulting a minor earlier this year.  The incident involving a five-year-old girl reportedly occurred in April when Leslie took the child [...]

Accused Serial Thief Arraigned in Court

Chinese businessman Jing Xiao Tan, proprietor of T Supermarket in Lord’s Bank Village, was robbed at gunpoint on Monday night and was relieved of three thousand, two hundred dollars in [...]

Collapsed Culvert Leads to Sinkhole in Middle of Philip Goldson highway

Around eight o’clock on Wednesday night, a sinkhole was discovered in the middle of the pavement in Gardenia Village on the Phillip Goldson Highway. It posed a hazard to oncoming [...]

Southside Police Do Clean-Up on Racoon Street Extension

In Belize City and Belmopan today, the men and women of law enforcement were out in numbers as they went into several communities to carry out cleanup campaigns.  In the [...]

Riviera Neighbourhood Gets Facelift from Belmopan Police

In the Garden City earlier today, Senior Superintendent Howell Gillett also led a team of police officers and inmates from the Belize Central Prison in a cleanup campaign that saw [...]

Dance from the Soul with Dance X 2016

On Friday and Saturday, Belize City, Orange Walk and Cayo will be entertained as dancers from across the country, as well as the U.S. and Mexico, will converge to put [...]