June 3, 2023

Development Finance Corporation (DFC) wins regional award for top finance facility

Posted: Saturday, June 3, 2023. 3:35 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: The Empowered Business Loans program of the Development Finance Corporation (DFC) has been regionally recognized […]
May 31, 2023
Major Gilbert Swaso

Port of Belize CEO makes formal request to Ombudsman to investigate Portico ‘Definitive Agreement’

Posted: Wednesday, May 31, 2023. 12:15 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: Citing his powers under the Ombudsman Act to investigate with reasonable cause suspected acts of […]
May 24, 2023

Further amendments to financial regulation structure passed

Posted: Wednesday, May 24, 2023. 3:27 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: On Friday, eight bills were read a second time that are intended to satisfy the […]
May 18, 2023

House of Representatives meets Friday: a raft of legislation in support of financial action tops agenda

Posted: Thursday, May 18, 2023. 10:43 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: The Government of Belize is rushing to meet deadlines set by the Caribbean Financial Action […]
May 11, 2023
International Monetary Fund (IMF)

Back to earth? After post-pandemic boom, International Monetary Fund projects economy to slow and calls for more safeguards against risk

Posted: Thursday, May 11, 2023. 9:32 am CST. By Aaron Humes: The party isn’t quite over, but the International Monetary Fund (IMF) says Belize needs to […]
May 8, 2023

Thieves removed village’s Heritage Bank ATM machine overnight

Posted: Monday, May 8, 2023. 5:32 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: Overnight, thieves broke into Helen Wu Store in Burrell Boom, Belize District and pried out […]
May 7, 2023
national bank of belize

National Bank plans ‘Belize Housing Project’ to develop ten thousand middle-income homes in the next five years

Posted: Sunday, May 7, 2023. 5:42 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: While the details are still being worked out, the National Bank of Belize Limited has […]
May 5, 2023

Central Bank sets formal exchange rate for U.S. dollar

Posted: Friday, May 5, 2023. 11:30 am CST. By Aaron Humes: After first being accepted as legal tender in Belize in 1853, the U.S. dollar became […]