April 22, 2024

Suspended Directors of St Francis Xavier Credit Union challenge Central Bank

The suspended Directors of the second-largest Credit Union in Belize complained that the appointed administrator has been neglecting the Credit Union and that customers have not [...]
March 7, 2024

House meets Friday in the wake of redefining municipal elections for Budget reading

No Orders of the Day have been posted on the National Assembly website as per normal before a meeting. Expected to be at the top of [...]
January 4, 2024

Belize Bank explains its position on Central Bank’s practice direction

Belize Bank, like the BBA, opposes the CBB’s Practice Direction because price controls stifle competition, limit product innovation, and ultimately harm consumers by eroding financial inclusion [...]
January 3, 2024

Court injunction halts implementation of reduced fees and charges for banks

On Tuesday before High Court Justice Nadine Nabie, Senior Counsel Godfrey Smith and attorney Hector Guerra asked for and received an interim injunction barring the Central [...]
December 28, 2023

Another Heritage Bank ATM hauled off by thieves, this time in Ladyville

The incident reportedly occurred either late Wednesday night or in the early hours of this morning, Thursday.
December 19, 2023

Belize delegation concludes participation at COP28, takes pivotal roles

Minister of Sustainable Development, Climate Change and Disaster Risk Management Orlando Habet; CEO Dr Kenrick Williams and lead national negotiators ambassadors Carlos Fuller and Dr. Janine [...]
December 18, 2023

Tyrone Meighan fined $125 for tearing up a $2.00 currency note

Meighan was charged with mutilating a currency note in October of 2020 when, at a police station in Belize City, he ripped up a $2 currency [...]
December 11, 2023

Government prepares to transition Port of Belize Limited; stevedores ‘come up’ for Christmas

The interim board of directors has been named as follows: chairman Gilbert Canton, Sr.; Senator Elena Smith; attorney Pricilla Banner and accountant Warren Coye; businesswoman Leidi [...]