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Another Chinese shop owner injured by robbers

Only twenty-four hours after a Chinese businessman was hit in the head by armed robbers at his shop on Hyde’s Lane, another shopkeeper was attacked at his establishment on Racecourse [...]

Man arrested for street robberies

A man who says he is a laborer but apparently had a second job as a holdup artist has been arrested in connection with at least six armed robberies on [...]

Condolencies offered to Julian Cho’s family

The Prime Minister Said Musa has extended his condolences to the family of Julian Cho, the Chairman of the Toledo Maya Cultural Council who died at his home in Punta [...]

Government hands over new bungalow

One Belize City woman will be spending this Christmas in a new home thanks to the government’s housing project. Today Kathleen Patnett crossed the threshold of her house at number [...]

H.R.C.B. and U.C.B. hold forum

As part of the fiftieth anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, U.C.B. and the Human Rights Commission of Belize are holding a forum tonight at the Holy Redeemer [...]

Red Cross thanks Belizeans for Mitch contributions

Whenever there is a crisis in any part of the world the Belize Red Cross is always there to lend a helping hand. Their latest effort in this part of [...]

Cabinet approves change in juvenile sentencing

Following growing concern about juvenile crime, Cabinet yesterday approved an amendment to the juvenile offenders act. Under the previous law children as young as ten years old could be sent [...]

Poverty alleviation projects get a boost

Belize has received a grant of three and a half million dollars from the European Development Fund for poverty reduction projects. The Social Investment Fund will administer the effort with [...]

Christmas stamps are here

Christmas lights on Albert Street, Salvation Army Kettles, concerts in the streets and Christmas stamps for cards going abroad are all signals that the holiday season has arrived. Today the [...]

Belizean cuisine featured at forum

Visitors have come to Belize for years to view our numerous natural attractions, but like travelers to any destination once they have ventured out to see the sites they want [...]