August 20, 2023

Cabinet news: revised pay for social workers, Blue Economy investments and electricity licensing

Cabinet reported that it also gave its approval for the Blue Economy to finance, through the Inter-American Development Bank, the promotion of sustainable growth-enabling investments. Such [...]
August 15, 2023

Belize City man arraigned for theft of a cell phone

Logan pleaded not guilty to the charge and since there were no objections to bail being granted to him, he was offered bail in the sum [...]
August 13, 2023
solar energy

Solar plant: Despite borrowing concerns, Government aims at reducing outside energy dependence

Outside the House, Prime Minister John Briceño revealed that "It is going to be owned by the government and the government is going to operate it. [...]
July 16, 2023

Ransomware hackers released compromised data after Belize Electricity Limited (BEL) missed ‘deadline’

A BEL statement described the data as “confidential transactional information pertaining to Employees and Customers and other network configuration information stored on our file servers and [...]
June 21, 2023

Belize faces power shortages due to high demand in region

Belize’s current system demand on the grid is 106 MW, the total available in-country supply is 107.5 MW, and if any losses are sustained to the [...]
June 10, 2023

Belize Electricity Limited working on restoring power after unplanned outage

Outages were already in place in parts of Stann Creek and near Price Barracks to work on lines in those areas. Power is expected to be [...]
May 29, 2023

Blackout hits Cayo, Stann Creek, Belize Districts including Cayes

By Rubén Morales Iglesias: A widespread blackout hit the Cayo, Stann Creek, and Belize Districts, including San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, at about 3:45 pm.
May 27, 2023

BEL announces emergency power outage in Cayo and Belize Districts to replace broken high voltage pole

By Rubén Morales Iglesias: BEL announced an emergency power outage for portions of the Cayo and Belize Districts on Saturday morning. BEL said its crews need to [...]