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Belize gets US $10 Million loan for SIF

Belize gets US $10 Million loan for SIF

Posted: Sunday, December 11, 2016. 2:39 p.m. CST. By BBN Staff: The Social Investment Fund (SIF) is the latest benefactor of a US $10 million dollar loan from the Caribbean…

Belize to receive $400 million from CDB

Belize to receive $400 million from CDB

Posted: Monday, October 17, 2016. 10:13 a.m. CST. By BBN Staff: Belize is set to receive a loan of US $200.5 million from the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) to finance a 2016-2020…

IMF says the best is not coming yet

IMF says the best is not coming yet

Posted: Tuesday, September 27 , 2016. 5:05 p.m. CST. By BBN Staff: Just 10 months ago, Prime Minister Dean Barrow declared: “The best is yet to come!” Not even a…

SMART Soca or Surrenda Raffle

SMART Soca or Surrenda Raffle

Posted: Tuesday, September 6, 2016. 2:37 p.m. CST. By BBN Staff: SMART, the leading most innovative telecommunications company in Belize, is holding a Soca or Surrenda raffle this month. To…

Central Bank Governor contract up in September

Central Bank Governor contract up in September

Posted: Tuesday, August 30, 2016. 3:15 p.m.. CST. By BBN Staff: Central Bank Governor Glen Ysaguirre’s contract will be expiring at the end of September. Ysaguirre will reportedly not be…

SMART announces unlimited broadband

SMART announces unlimited broadband

Posted: Wednesday, August 17th, 2016. 11:43 a.m. CST. By BBN Staff: SMART, via press release this morning, announced the launch of its new Broadband Unlimited Internet Service, which offers high…

Belize: Is the business tax a “good tax”?

Belize: Is the business tax a “good tax”?

Posted: Monday, August 15, 2016. 8:22 a.m. CST. By Richard Harrison: The Business Tax is a tax on sales turnover….charged to registered businesses that report sales over and above $75,000…

Belize Bank International hit by crisis

Belize Bank International hit by crisis

Posted August 6th 2016, 7:56 p.m. CST By Aaron Humes: According to Caribbean News Now, an offshore bank owned by British-Belizean businessman Lord Michael Ashcroft has closed a large number…

Stores reminded to avoid price gouging

Stores reminded to avoid price gouging

Posted: Tuesday, August 2, 2016. 6:04 p.m. CST. By BBN Staff: The Supplies Control Unit (SCU) warns grocery shop owners that as the public prepares for the oncoming storm, they…

Sugar Cane farmers to protest BSI once more

Sugar Cane farmers to protest BSI once more

Posted: Thursday, July 28, 2016. 7:31 p.m. CST. By Dalila Ical: Sugar cane farmers have planned a more organized demonstration at the BSI entrance on Friday July 29th. Alfredo Ortega, Chairman…

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