May 24, 2020

Changing GST “zero-rating” on imported goods could help boost Belize’s economy

Posted: Sunday, May 24, 2020. 3:39 pm CST. By BBN Staff: As the COVID-19 pandemic ravages Belize’s economy, the Government of Belize (GOB) reports that revenue […]
May 24, 2020

FECTAB questions benefits of Waterloo port; developer responds

Posted: Sunday, May 24, 2020. 3:13 pm CST. By BBN Staff: The Federation of Cruise Tourism Associations of Belize (FECTAB) has publicly condemned the planned expansion […]
May 24, 2020

From half a million to a target of 15 million pounds, is pineapple set to become the “Queen of the South”

Posted: Sunday, May 24, 2020. 2:17 pm CST. By Hugh O’Brien: Pineapple is a new crop that is being ‘groomed’ to become an important second crop […]
May 22, 2020

Courts celebrates its “Road to 25” with massive pre-anniversary sale

Posted: Friday, May 22, 2020. 8:30 pm CST. By BBN Staff: In June, Courts will be celebrating 25 years of operating in Belize, but the company […]
May 22, 2020

Regular gas goes up by 36 cents

Posted: Friday, May 22, 2020. 2:25 pm CST. By BBN Staff: The Ministry of Finance announced today that at midnight, the pump price for regular gasoline […]
May 21, 2020

Opposition figure criticizes halt of cattle trade

Posted: Thursday, May 21, 2020. 2:02 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: Orange Walk South representative and shadow minister for agriculture, Jose Abelardo Mai, has criticized the […]
May 21, 2020
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BSI/ASR aims to minimize losses as 2020 sugar crop draws to close

Posted: Thursday, May 21, 2020. 1:42 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: With foreign exchange from other sources quickly drying up, Belize is leaning on its traditional […]
May 20, 2020

John Saldivar weighs in on post-Covid economic recovery

Posted: Wednesday, May 20, 2020. 9:08 am CST. By BBN Staff: Former UDP Leader-elect, John Saldivar weighed in last night about the economic instability that the […]