November 14, 2021

Portugal’s new “right to rest” laws ban bosses from texting staff after hours

Posted: Sunday, November 14, 2021. 3:40 pm CST. By Benjamin Flowers: A series of new laws passed in Portugal to increase labour protections in the rapidly […]
September 13, 2021

Unions say they want seat at COVID-19 response team table

Posted: Monday, September 13, 2021. 10:54 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: The National Trade Union Congress of Belize (NTUCB) has written to Prime Minister John Briceño […]
August 18, 2021

Labour Minister confirms stevedores dispute now before labour tribunal, collective bargaining negotiations progressing well

Posted: Wednesday, August 18, 2021. 10:51 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: According to Minister for Rural Transformation,  Community Development, Labor & Local Government, Oscar Requena, in […]
July 26, 2021

Point and Counter-Point: Unionism in Belize – “Essential” and “Frontline” workers

Posted: Monday, July 26, 2021. 3:34 pm CST. The views expressed in this article are those of the writer and not necessarily those of Breaking Belize […]
December 30, 2020

Massive lines in front of Belmopan Police Station and the Police Training Academy in attempt to meet application deadline for new recruits

Posted: Wednesday, December 30, 2020. 11:40 am CST. By BBN Staff: Reports coming from the Cayo District are that hundreds of Belizeans are gathering outside the […]
August 24, 2020

Chamber of Commerce calls on Government to rethink recent labour law amendment

Posted: Monday, August 24, 2020. 9:18 pm CST. By BBN Staff: The Belize Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCCI) is calling on the Government of Belize (GOB) […]
August 19, 2020

PSU, CWU join chorus against Labour (Amendment) Bill

Posted: Wednesday, August 19, 2020. 12:51 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: The Public Service Union (PSU) and Christian Workers’ Union (CWU) have raised their concerns ahead of […]
August 2, 2020

Breaking: Port of Belize and Christian Workers Union sign Collective Bargaining Agreement

Posted: Sunday, August 2, 2020. 5:22 pm CST. By BBN Staff: Following the most recent round of negotiations, the Port of Belize Limited (PBL) and the […]