May 26, 2023

Government continues to wrangle with communal land rights issues, village disputes

As outlined by the former, Dolores Balderamos-Garcia, the trouble is not with lands within the village boundary of Laguna which, she noted, has not been clearly [...]
May 25, 2023

Agencies launch National Gender Equality Index Project

In supporting the National Gender Policy, the Minister said the National Gender Equality Index, launched today, will measure access to safety, shelter and security including issues [...]
May 12, 2023

Belize Audubon Society celebrates Annual General Meeting, Global Big Day, World Migratory Bird Day on Saturday at Crooked Tree

By Rubén Morales Iglesias: The Belize Audubon Society (BAS) is holding its 54th annual general meeting on Saturday at Crooked Tree at the Birds Eye View property.
May 4, 2023

People’s Constitutional Commission oriented on Constitutional issues

Knowing the conceptual frameworks and armed with additional resources on the design and making of constitutions, the Commission is now in a better place to engage [...]
May 1, 2023

Happy Labour Day! Prime Minister, Labour Minister salute workers and unions

These include the early restoration of lost salaries and increments; the increase of the minimum wage to $5 an hour, affecting nearly a quarter of the [...]
April 25, 2023

International News: Harry Belafonte, entertainer and campaigner, dies aged 96

He was one of the first and most successful African-American entertainers, winning hearts on Broadway, stage and screen, but as he himself noted, he was long [...]
April 21, 2023

House of Representatives to approve the return of public sector increments

At today’s meeting of the House of Representatives, the Public Sector Emoluments and Allowances Reduction (Amendment) Bill seeks to officially end the increment freeze imposed on [...]
April 16, 2023

Coast Guard team rescues seven in Corozal Bay

The BCG Consejo patrol responded and rescued seven persons who were in distress after their vessel capsized 10 miles off Sarteneja. Four were drifting on an [...]