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PM Briceño Takes the Mic at CARICOM Agri-Investment Forum

Prime Minister John Briceño is currently in Georgetown, Guyana for the CARICOM Agri-Investment Forum and Expo which is being held today through to Saturday. It is being held under the [...]

Belize Addresses the U.N. International Migration Review Forum

Minister of State in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Foreign Trade and Immigration Ramon Cervantes also gave an address at the United Nations’ First International Migration Review Forum. During his [...]

A Meeting of Cooperation in Agriculture between Belize & Guatemala

The Ministry of Agriculture is hosting a two-day workshop with its counterparts from Petén, Guatemala. The visit by Vice Minister of Agriculture for the Petén Department, who is accompanied by [...]

PM and Agriculture Minister Heading to Guyana

The step being taken with Guatemala comes on the heels of tariffs being lifted in Mexico to ease exports from Belize into that country and is being seen as a [...]

Alexis Rosado Remains Co-Agent in Belize/Guatemala I.C.J. Case, Despite Allegations

Several weeks after being accused of rape and assault, former Ambassador of Belize to the European Union, Alexis Rosado, remains active on Belize’s I.C.J. Team. Rosado demitted his ambassadorial post [...]

Mexican President Visits Belize; Multiple Agreements Signed

President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador is on his return to Mexico, following a tour of several Central American countries and Cuba. The Mexican president met with government leaders from Guatemala, [...]

AMLO Visits Belize and Meets with PM Briceño

Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador is arriving in Belize on Saturday, May seventh for an official visit during which he will meet with Prime Minister John Briceño. The sixty-fifth [...]

Prime Minister Leads Delegation to Cuba to Hold Bi-Lateral Discussions

Leaving Belize today for Cuba was Prime Minister John Briceño and a delegation of high-level officials. The group is expected to maximize Belize’s longstanding diplomatic ties with their Cuban counterparts [...]

Alexis Rosado’s resignation as Ambassador Will Have No Bearing on I.C.J. Case

While the police believe there is a case for Rosado to answer in a court of law, Prime Minister John Briceño says that Rosado’s resignation as Ambassador and co-agent on [...]

7 Belizeans in Detention Centers After Trying to Go “Tru Di Back”

Speaking of Belizeans heading north into Mexico, recently there was a group of Belizeans, including some notorious figures, sent back to Belize after they were trying to illegally transit Mexico [...]

M.F.A. Comments on Belize’s Stance during U.N. Vote on Russia’s Suspension from U.N. Human Rights Council

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has issued a statement on Belize’s abstention from the resolution tabled in the United Nations General Assembly to suspend Russia from the U.N. Human Rights [...]

I.L.O. Caribbean Director on Working Visit

The Caribbean Director of the International Labour Organization is currently in Belize. During the five days visit, Dennis Zulu and his team will be meeting with employer organizations, labor unions, [...]

Bus Fares Go Up, But Mitigated by Fuel Subsidies

Bus riders have been waiting for more information on proposed fare increases due to rising gas prices. Well, today, the Ministry of Transport announced that after consultation with key stakeholders, [...]

Belize Abstains in U.N. Vote to Suspend Russia from Security Council

In international diplomatic news, the United Nations voted today to suspend Russia from the U.N. Security Council. According to the United Nations website and various global news outlets, the resolution [...]

Diaspora Meetings Continue: This Time LA and Las Vegas

The Ministry of Tourism and Diaspora Relations recently completed town hall meetings in both Los Angeles and Las Vegas. With an ever increasing population of Belizeans in the Diaspora, C.E.O. [...]

National Trade Negotiation Commission Meets

The National Trade Negotiation Commission convened on Friday under the chairmanship of Ambassador Amalia Mai, C.E.O. in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, and Emile Mena, private sector [...]

Kareem Says Shyne is Obsessed with Him

Panton’s presentation was fairly tame, but Caribbean Shores Area Representative Kareem Musa began by recognizing that Panton’s line of reasoning essentially supported the Briceño administration’s achievements over the past fiscal [...]

PM Tells Prince William Jamaica Will Become a Republic

As most Belizeans know by now, Jamaica was the next stop on the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge’s Caribbean tour after leaving Belize. But while our Prime Minister welcomed the [...]

Governor General Froyla T’zalam Bestowed Title of Dame

Before his departure, Prince William bestowed upon Governor-General, Froyla T’zalam, the Order of Saint Michael and Saint George. The title was bestowed during an Investiture ceremony at the San Ignacio [...]

A Royal Reception at the Cahal Pech Archaeological Site

Following the investiture, the royal couple was hosted at the Cahal Pech Archaeological Site for a reception by the Queen’s representative in Belize, Governor General Froyla T’zalam. With a guest [...]

Details on Royal Couple’s Meeting with Marine Conservationists

During their stop in Hopkins Village for a Garifuna festival, the royal couple also met privately on the beach with marine conservation stakeholders, where information on the blue bond and [...]

Jungle Survival Skills Training for the Royal Couple

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visited the British Army Training and Support Unit Belize (BATSUB) on the final day of their Belize tour. There at the Queen’s Commonwealth Canopy [...]

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge Depart Belize

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are in Jamaica tonight. They departed Belize just before midday, concluding their three-day visit. The royal couple continues its Caribbean tour in Jamaica, on [...]

Prince William & Kate Arrive in Belize, Meets with PM & Special Envoy

After days of excitement, the three-day Royal Visit is in full swing in Belize. At this hour there is a reception being held at Cahal Pech. This is the final [...]

Japan Gives U.S.D. $10M to UNICEF Regional COVID-19 Efforts

The Government of Japan has contributed ten million U.S. dollars to strengthen cold chain systems and COVID vaccine management in Belize, Bolivia, Colombia, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador and Honduras. [...]