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June 9, 2020

Belize’s economy projected to contract nearly 14 percent as World Bank confirms COVID-19 economic recession

Posted: Tuesday, June 9, 2020. 3:27 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: Evidence of a bumpy economic ride is piling up for Belize, with the World Bank the […]
June 9, 2020

BREAKING: 2019-2020 citrus crop comes to an end – production stabilizing around 2 million boxes

Posted: Tuesday, June 9, 2020. 3:15 pm CST. By Hugh O’Brien: The 2019-2020 Citrus Crop is concluding today with the last few loads being received by […]
June 9, 2020

Virtual consultation scheduled on environmental impact assessment for cruise ship port

Posted: Tuesday, June 9, 2020. 1:33 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: The Department of the Environment (DOE) has announced a virtual consultation session on Friday, June […]
June 8, 2020

Belize Tourism Industry Association (BTIA) conducts survey on “Opening Philip Goldson International Airport”

Posted: Monday, June 8, 2020. 10:13 pm CST. By BBN Staff: In a news release sent out to tourism industry stakeholders this evening, the Belize Tourism […]
June 8, 2020

Tourism Industry Association addresses DFC on lending

Posted: Monday, June 8, 2020. 5:16 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: Anticipating that revenues from tourism will return to “normal” by December 2021 if not later, […]
June 8, 2020

“Salary cuts ensure that no one is terminated,” explains Port of Belize

Posted: Monday, June 8, 2020. 4:32 pm CST. By BBN Staff: Today, the Port of Belize Limited explained that it is implementing austerity measures in light […]
June 8, 2020

Santander restarts sugar crop; BSI/ASR awaits word from farmers

Posted: Monday, June 8, 2020. 4:24 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: Belize’s sugar industry in the North and West lost valuable time last week when unwelcome […]
June 7, 2020

Treasury bills, bonds and notes: what is the difference and how are they used?

Posted: Sunday, June 7, 2020. 9:44 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: This week’s announcement from the Government of Belize launching a US$30 million Treasury Note, and Prime […]