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Tow Tow robbed!

Tow Tow robbed!

Posted: Sunday, June 25, 2017. 4:19 p.m. CST. By BBN Staff: Tow Tow Grocery shopping in the Lake Independence area of Belize City was robbed at gunpoint today.…

Man shot in San Pedro

Man shot in San Pedro

Posted: Sunday, June 25, 2017. 1:56 p.m. CST. By BBN Staff: Aside from the shooting murder in San Ignacio, there was another shooting incident in San Pedro today.…

Kashief Gallego charged for King Street murder

Kashief Gallego charged for King Street murder

Posted: Saturday, June 24, 2017. 10:03 p.m. CST. By BBN Staff: Kashief Gallego, 25, was on Friday charged for the murder of Jermaine Franklin. Franklin was gunned down…

Pakeman back on duty at the Government Press Office

Pakeman back on duty at the Government Press Office

Posted: Saturday, June 24, 2017. 8:30 p.m. CST. By BBN Staff: Dorian Pakeman, the Director of the Government Press Office, is back on duty after being freed of…

Domestic dispute ends in woman stabbing common law husband

Domestic dispute ends in woman stabbing common law husband

Posted: Saturday, June 24, 2017. 8:30 p.m. CST. By BBN Staff: A domestic dispute on Friday night in Dangriga has left one man with multiple stab wounds. According to police…

Police confirm accident involving former Minister Penner

Police confirm accident involving former Minister Penner

Posted: Saturday, June 24, 2017. 9:09 a.m. CST. By BBN Staff: Police have confirmed an accident involving former minister Elvin Penner, in which Penner’s truck, a red mini-van…

Fatal road accident involving former minister

Fatal road accident involving former minister

Posted: Saturday, June 24, 2017. 7:25 a.m. CST. By BBN Staff: Reports to BBN indicate that shortly before 8:00 last night, there was a road traffic accident involving…

The saga for Belgian couple continues – BTIA Cayo reaches out

The saga for Belgian couple continues – BTIA Cayo reaches out

Posted: Friday, June 23, 2017. 1:56 p.m. CST. By BBN Staff: Yesterday, BBN reported that a Belgian couple, Allan Dropsy and Jagoda Cwojdzinska, claimed San Ignacio Police took…

MIT bust 72 pounds of weed

MIT bust 72 pounds of weed

Posted: Friday, June 23, 2017. 9:15 a.m. CST. By BBN Staff: On Wednesday morning around 10:30, the Police Mobile Interdiction team bust a huge amount of weed totaling…

9 Bus drivers convicted for traffic offenses in Orange Walk

9 Bus drivers convicted for traffic offenses in Orange Walk

Posted: Friday, June 23, 2017. 8:50 a.m. CST. By BBN Staff: The following persons (drivers) were charged for the offences listed below by Officers of the Department of…

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Boycott cancels FFB annual congress

Boycott cancels FFB annual congress

Posted: Saturday, June 24, 2017. 4:57 p.m. CST. By BBN Staff: The fear of the…

US Embassy hands over over $400,000 US in boats and equipment to police

US Embassy hands over over $400,000 US in boats and equipment to police

Posted: Friday, June 23, 2017. 8:57 p.m. CST. By BBN Staff: Today, the U.S. Embassy…

750 students graduate from Gang Resistance training in Cayo

750 students graduate from Gang Resistance training in Cayo

Posted: Friday, June 23, 2017. 2:51 p.m. CST. By Zoila Palma: Yesterday, a total of…

Santa Familia villagers demand removal of police officer

Santa Familia villagers demand removal of police officer

Posted: Friday, June 23, 2017. 8:50 a.m. CST. By BBN Staff: A sixteen-year-old villager was…

Police issue official report on downtown Belize City murder

Police issue official report on downtown Belize City murder

Posted: Friday, June 23, 2017. 8:29 a.m. CST. By BBN Staff: Jermaine Franklin, 36, was…

GOB Signs Memorandum of Understanding with Microsoft

GOB Signs Memorandum of Understanding with Microsoft

Posted: Friday, June 23, 2017. 8:29 a.m. CST. By BBN Staff: A Memorandum of Understanding…

Belgian tourists plea for assistance; claims passport and money stolen by San Ignacio police

Belgian tourists plea for assistance; claims passport and money stolen by San Ignacio police

Posted: Thursday, June 22, 2017. 3:21 p.m. CST. By BBN Staff: Two Belgian tourists contacted…

UB to Honour 530 Graduates during its June Commencement Exercises

UB to Honour 530 Graduates during its June Commencement Exercises

Posted: Thursday, June 22, 2017. 9:10 a.m. CST. By BBN Staff: The University of Belize…

“Police bad minded” says Castro brothers’ attorney

“Police bad minded” says Castro brothers’ attorney

Posted: Thursday, June 22, 2017. 8:52 a.m. CST. By BBN Staff: Herbert Panton, attorney for…

Over 30 women detained in immigration crackdown

Over 30 women detained in immigration crackdown

Posted: Thursday, June 22, 2017. 7:40 a.m. CST. By BBN Staff: Over 30 women have…

Police and Special Constable charged for extorting tourist

Police and Special Constable charged for extorting tourist

Posted: Wednesday, June 21, 2017. 5:29 p.m. CST. By BBN Staff: According to reports from…

Yellow Man banned from Senate hearings

Yellow Man banned from Senate hearings

Posted:Wednesday, June 21, 2017. 5:30 p.m. CST. By BBN Staff: Brian “Yellow Man” Audinette, the…

Former Cabinet Minister claims PUP and UDP gave away territory to Guatemala

Former Cabinet Minister claims PUP and UDP gave away territory to Guatemala

Posted: Wednesday, June 21, 2017. 4:00 p.m. CST. By BBN Staff: Former United Democratic Party (UDP)…

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Economy

Regular fuel goes up, other fuel go down by one cent

Regular fuel goes up, other fuel go down by one cent

Posted: Thursday, June 22, 2017. 7:40 a.m. CST. By BBN Staff:Fuel prices have been adjusted several times since January 1, 2017. Effective today, regular fuel has increased by 31…

BCCI & COTA form strategic alliance

BCCI & COTA form strategic alliance

Posted: Wednesday, June 21, 2017. 8:56 a.m. CST. By BBN Staff: The Belize Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCCI) and Chamber of the Americas (COTA) will form a…

Outlook for Belize weak, IMF says

Outlook for Belize weak, IMF says

Posted: Friday, June 16, 2017. 11:40 a.m. CST. By BBN Staff: The International Monetary Fund (IMF), this morning, released a statement following its recent 2017 Article IV mission…

Tourism Minister wants to strengthen ties with Barbados

Tourism Minister wants to strengthen ties with Barbados

Posted: Monday, June 12, 2017. 11:22 a.m. CST. By BBN Staff: Minister of Tourism, Manuel Heredia Jr. has expressed pubic interest in partnering with the government of Barbados…

CJ lifts injunction, Belize Bank to claim $50 million award

CJ lifts injunction, Belize Bank to claim $50 million award

Posted: Saturday, June 10, 2017. 7:09 a.m. CST. By BBN Staff: Chief Justice Kenneth Benjamin has lifted the injunction, which once barred Michael Ashcroft’s Belize Bank from seeking…

“Can’t pay; won’t pay,” says Fin Sec

“Can’t pay; won’t pay,” says Fin Sec

Posted: Saturday, June 10, 2017. 7:00 a.m. CST. By BBN Staff: Financial Secretary Joseph Waight says that the Government of Belize is neither willing nor able to pay…

Over $100 million in court battles against Ashcroft

Over $100 million in court battles against Ashcroft

Posted: Tuesday, June 6, 2017. 9:21 a.m. CST. By BBN Staff: The Government of Belize will, reportedly have to spend almost US$130 million in legal fees for its…

Ready Call hangs it up

Ready Call hangs it up

Posted: Wednesday, May 31, 2017. 7:35 p.m. CST. By BBN Staff: After 12 years, the Ready Call Centre (RCC) is closing its office in Belize with effect from June…

Politics

Belize backs failed US motion on Venezuela at OAS

Belize backs failed US motion on Venezuela at OAS

Posted: Saturday, June 24, 2017. 8:30 p.m. CST. By BBN Staff: Belize is among the members of the Organization of American…

Another Castro Scandal: Cayo businessman claims Minister is covering up for son

Another Castro Scandal: Cayo businessman claims Minister is covering up for son

Posted: Thursday, June 22, 2017. 10:46 a.m. CST. By BBN Staff: Amidst a wave of bad press for Minister Edmond Castro,…

Ady Pacheco blames Gordon Wade for shady transaction

Ady Pacheco blames Gordon Wade for shady transaction

Posted: Wednesday, June 21, 2017. 5:36 p.m. CST. By BBN Staff: Senior Immigration Officer, Ady Pacheco, today appeared before the Senate…

NICH hands over therapy dolls to the Department of Human Services

NICH hands over therapy dolls to the Department of Human Services

Posted: Wednesday, June 21, 2017. 11:02 a.m. CST.   By BBN Staff: The National Institute of Culture and History (NICH) through…

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Belize~ Tribute to Richard Merrill

Posted: Monday, June 26, 2017. 7:19 a.m. CST. By Richard Harrison: Richard Merrill was Belize’s very own “Harry Carey” of everything Belizean on radio….having been for many…

Entertainment

NICH and San Pedro House of Culture celebrate Lobster Fest 2017

Posted: Friday, June 16, 2017. 10:30 a.m. CST. By BBN Staff: The National Institute of Culture and History (NICH) through the Museum Of Belize and the San Pedro…

Education

“No apologies for honorarium,” says Faber

Posted: Tuesday, April 25, 2017. 10:49 a.m. CST. By BBN Staff: Minister of Education Patrick Faber, says that he intends to pay out the honorarium to the…

Living

Diabetes: a growing problem for Belize

Posted: Friday, June 2, 2017. 8:27 a.m. CST. By BBN Staff: The World Health Organization (WHO) estimates that there are 150 million people worldwide, living with diabetes…