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An ‘Alternative’ View of Superbond 3.0 from P.U.P.

The People’s United Party has offered a quick response to Wednesday’s analysis of the restructuring of the Superbond by the Prime Minister.  P.U.P. Leader John Briceño says that it isn’t [...]

How Will G.O.B. Get Tax Monies for Budget?

Briceño was joined by attorney Christopher Coye to explain the implications for Belize’s economy. The Prime Minister insisted on Wednesday that Belize would never enter into any stand-by arrangement, much [...]

G.O.B. Walks Back on Re-Registration, P.U.P. Still Pushes

The Government appears to have a turnaround on the issue of re-registration. The Election and Boundaries Commission had decided a few weeks ago that the exercise, postponed twice since 1997, [...]

Briceño Urges, Don’t Wait to Fix Voters’ Rolls

Briceño was further questioned about whether it is worth it to wait for the Senate’s inquiry to be completed.  The P.U.P. has a vested interest in pursuing re-registration because of [...]

Introducing “Mr. Middleton”

Is this man the shadowy “Mister Middleton” to whom all focus has turned in the ongoing Senate public inquiry? Middleton, we are told, is a car salesman based in Orange [...]

City Doctor Dies in Traffic Accident Down South

A fatal road traffic accident was reported sometime after one-thirty this afternoon near mile nine on the Stann Creek Valley Road.  Late this evening, police confirmed that the well-known physical [...]

B.D.F. Reconvenes Inquiry on Training Abuse

Last week, we aired a video of events that transpired at a training program conducted by the Belize Defense Force of recruits.  The video went viral and became a topic [...]

Has Eric Chang Cleared His Name?

Another layer of intrigue has been added to the ongoing investigations of the Senate Special Select Committee. On Wednesday, former Deputy Mayor Eric Chang; accountant and Financial Controller with the [...]

What was Chang Doing in Taiwan?

The then Ambassador of Belize to the Republic of China (Taiwan), Cherie Nisbet, detailed in emails later used by the Audit her encounter with Eric Chang on the day he [...]

P.U.P. Says Time for Criminal Investigation on Immigration,

Comments have been limited in light of the edict of the Standing Orders on publication of evidence from within the Senate Special Select Committee; even though it is broadcasting its [...]

P.M. Stands Firm on Action over Arbitration

PM Barrow is on record stating that as long as he is head of cabinet, government will not pay a single cent towards the US judgment recently handed down in [...]

Prime Minister Sceptical About Settlement

According to the Prime Minister, it appears that Lord Michael Ashcroft finds himself in a jam as a result of the recently passed legislation.  In an effort to recover the [...]

Deon McCaulay Back to Atlanta Silverbacks

Star athlete Deon McCaulay has returned to the roster of the Atlanta Silverbacks Football Club, a professional soccer team he was previously signed to in February 2014.  McCaulay, who was [...]

Deputy Faber Endorses Superbond Fix

Deputy Prime Minister Patrick Faber has his eyes set on becoming leader of the country.  To achieve that dream, he will first have to succeed in representing the United Democratic [...]

U.B. Has New Prez; Also Looking at Finances and Personnel

Former Pro Vice-Chancellor and Principal of UWI Saint Augustine Campus, Professor Clement Sankat, retired in September 2016 after forty years of service as a member of staff.  He has since [...]

Exhibiting Heroes, Patriots and Benefactors

Ninth of March is the official Heroes and Benefactors Day, set aside to honor those who have contributed to the development of Belize. While most of you may know about [...]

The Meaning of “Lone Wrasse”

“Lone Wrasse” – it sounds like a dirty phrase – but it is OCEANA and the Mexican Institute’s new exhibition, which opens tonight at the Institute on Wilson Street.  The [...]

Healthy Living Battles Skin Fungus

The skin is the largest living organ in our bodies and it is continuously exposed to every environment. The skin is very vulnerable to infections as it is exposed to [...]