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December 30, 2021

BBN Year in Review 2021 Part III. Business and Economy

Posted: Thursday, December 30, 2021. 10:30 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: Perhaps the most significant story of 2021 in terms of the economy was its seeming […]
December 30, 2021

Cañeros march in front of Prime Minister’s house as interim agreement delayed

Posted: Thursday, December 30, 2021. 8:42 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: Having failed to secure an interim agreement with Belize Sugar Industries Limited/American Sugar Refining (BSI/ASR), […]
December 30, 2021

Belize National Teachers Union and Trade Union Congress supporting cane farmers

Posted: Thursday, December 30, 2021. 1:37 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: The National Trade Union Congress of Belize (NTUCB) and Belize National Teachers Union (BNTU) have […]
December 30, 2021

BREAKING: Compromise may be reached in sugar impasse

Posted: Thursday, December 30, 2021. 12:58 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: At this hour the blockade at the entrance of the Tower Hill Factory is apparently […]
December 29, 2021

BREAKING: Blockade of sugar factory suspended, negotiations continue says Prime Minister

Posted: Wednesday, December 29, 2021. 4:35 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: Prime Minister John Briceño and his Agriculture Minister Jose Mai told reporters this afternoon that […]
December 29, 2021

Agriculture Minister says no elections in 9 years and expelled farmers are at the core of internal feud in Corozal Sugar Cane Producers Association

Posted: Wednesday, December 29, 2021. 12:46 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: The fight between chairman of the Corozal Sugar Cane Producers Association (CSCPA) Vladimir Puck and […]
December 23, 2021

Former CEO and agriculture expert, Hugh O’Brien to take up challenge to revitalize and diversify the citrus industry

Posted: Thursday, December 23, 2021. 4:45 pm CST. By Benjamin Flowers: The Government of Belize is seeking the leadership of former Chief Executive Officer in the […]
December 22, 2021

Sugar Industry Control Board defends crop start delay; blames BSI/ASR for industry disruption

Posted: Wednesday, December 22, 2021. 9:11 am CST. By Aaron Humes: Chairman of the Sugar Industry Control Board (SICB), Marcos Osorio, has told Channel 5 News […]