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March 21, 2024

Has Police Minister ‘failed’ his Ministry on guaranteeing citizen security? Lack of resources may be to blame, says Opposition Leader

During his Budget response on Wednesday, however, while Barrow repeated that Musa had “failed” in his mandate, he granted that perhaps it is resources that are [...]
March 20, 2024

Allan Pollard returns as deputy Mayor of Belize City Council after 7-3 vote over Kaya Cattouse

Mayor Bernard Wagner went on record immediately following the municipal elections victory on March 6 to suggest that CitCo would do well with a female deputy [...]
March 18, 2024
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Police investigations begin into Minister of State’s alleged assault, says Commissioner

Vega Samos, the area representative for Corozal Bay, engaged at least two persons last week following a vehicular collision before the party motorcade celebrating its municipal [...]
March 9, 2024

Cayo Ministers face scrutiny after PM Briceno cites election disappointment

PM Briceno acknowledged the strength of his party's campaign in the area but expressed concern over the outcome. He characterized the results as a "subtle message" [...]
March 9, 2024

PM Briceno expresses disappointment over Cayo Election results

The Prime Minister views this outcome as a "chance to look in the mirror" and identify areas for improvement. He specifically mentioned Cayo North representative, Michel [...]
March 8, 2024

Budget Speech: Revenues for 2024 projected to top 1.5 billion, expenditure gap narrows

Expenditure by the Government amounts to $1.604 billion. According to the Prime Minister, the Government will pay out 73 cents in every dollar for recurrent expenditure [...]
March 7, 2024

It’s Budget time – General Revenue and Appropriation Bill to be presented to the House on Friday

The General Revenue and Appropriation Bill, commonly and informally called the Budget, is the primary instrument by which Belize functions – if there is no money [...]
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 [...]