March 6, 2023

Belize Sugar Cane Farmers’ Association announces a protest in Belmopan; repeats call for Commission of Inquiry

The Association in a statement to reporters declared that the protest is “regarding the issues that are affecting the Sugar Industry".
November 26, 2022
domestic abuse

16 Days of Activism: Why we must unite to end violence against women and girls

At the launch event Friday afternoon, she cited statistics that told of a rise in complaints about domestic violence between January and August as well as [...]
August 21, 2022

United Democratic Party to defy Police and stage protest at Shell Gas Station in Belize City

“The Briceño administration is exhibiting communist dictatorial tendencies evidenced by its treatment of the free press and now its attempt to stop the Opposition from protesting [...]
February 17, 2022

Barranco villagers plan meeting to discuss logging concessions following protest this week

Earlier this week, the villagers staged a protest as a number of villagers who applied for their logging concessions were denied. They contend that some of [...]
December 31, 2021

Government to defend potential lawsuit on Tower Hill blockade

So, should the BSCFA expect a lawsuit? Perhaps, but according to chairman Andy Westby who spoke to Channel 5 News earlier today, it has been covered.
December 30, 2021

Tribute to Dwayne Cummings: Mr. Gunman – Enough is Enough

Dwayne Cummings-Avila, well-known and well-loved in Orange Walk was a rising basketball star for the hometown semi-pro team, the Orange Walk Running Rebels. Just after midnight [...]
May 6, 2021

Senior Managers formally joins industrial action

A letter dated Wednesday, May 5 from APSSM president Sharon Frazer, Chief Magistrate of Belize, to Labour Minister Oscar Requeña and Labour Commissioner Anne-Marie Thompson cites [...]
March 13, 2020

Unions host Black Friday Rally outside Port of Belize

Attendees wore black shirts as a sign of solidarity at the event, which featured speeches from the union presidents and a highlight of the history of [...]