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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…

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 brutally murdered last Friday night in Santa Familia Village, Cayo. Emy Guerra and…

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 killed on Wednesday night in downtown Belize City. On Wednesday around 6:00 p.m.,…

“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 Jafari and Wasani Castro, is insisting that the leaked information about their criminal…

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 been detained following a joint operation between the Belize Police Department and Immigration…

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 the San Pedro Sun, on the night of Thursday, June 15, a tourist…

San Ignacio/ Santa Elena town councilor passes away

San Ignacio/ Santa Elena town councilor passes away

Posted: Wednesday, June 21, 2017. 10:12 a.m. CST. By BBN Staff: David Morey, a councilor currently serving the San Ignacio/ Santa Elena Town board passed away earlier this week. According…

Three men remanded for brutal murder of teen girl

Three men remanded for brutal murder of teen girl

Posted: Wednesday, June 21, 2017. 9:54 a.m. CST. By BBN Staff: Sixteen-year-old Emy Guerra was brutally killed on Friday night in Santa Familia village. Guerra and her boyfriend…

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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…

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…

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…

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)…

Police Week activities continue

Police Week activities  continue

Posted: Wednesday, June 21, 2017. 2:19 p.m. CST. By BBN Staff: This week is being…

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…

NICH announces documentary on ‘Kriol Christmas bram’

NICH announces documentary on ‘Kriol Christmas bram’

Posted: Wednesday, June 21, 2017. 10:20 a.m. CST. By BBN Staff: The National Institute of…

Climate Change conference held in Placencia

Climate Change conference held in Placencia

Posted:Wednesday, June 21, 2017. 9:12 a.m. CST. By BBN Staff: Yesterday various Government officials met…

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…

Two justice systems – one for the poor and one for the political elite

Two justice systems – one for the poor and one for the political elite

Posted: Tuesday, June 20, 2017. 4:43 p.m. CST.   By BBN Staff:  Belizeans, for the…

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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…

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…

Cost of living continues to rise

Cost of living continues to rise

Posted: Wednesday, May 31, 2017. 4:21 p.m. CST. By BBN Staff: Belizeans paid an average of $2.20 more for goods and services for the month of April, new…

Politics

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…

Information-gathering Workshop on Orange Walk’s Historical Landmarks

Information-gathering Workshop on Orange Walk’s Historical Landmarks

Posted: Tuesday, June 20, 2017. 3:00 p.m. CST. By BBN Staff: The National Institute of Culture and History (NICH) through the…

A new sign for Belize City

A new sign for Belize City

Posted: Monday, June 19, 2017. 4:47 p.m. CST. By BBN Staff: The Belize City Council unveiled its latest beautification project today,…

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Dr. Jose Mena wins Physician of the Year

Posted: Friday, June 23, 2017. 10:38 a.m. CST. By Margaret Mena: On June 16, 2017, my father, Dr. Jose Mena, won Physician of the Year for Ochsner…

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…