March 23, 2023

Labour and Rural Transformation Minister Oscar Requeña: “Our mission is to build resilient communities”

Posted: Thursday, March 23, 2023. 9:45 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: Minister of Rural Transformation, Labour, Local Government, and Community Development Oscar Requeña hailed the increase […]
March 7, 2023
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Cabinet takes charge of stalemate between BSCFA and BSI/ASR: ministerial sub-committee will determine way forward

Posted: Tuesday, March 7, 2023. 7:18 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: Stopping short of direct intervention, the Cabinet has announced the formation of a ministerial sub-committee […]
March 2, 2023

Government agrees in principle to return of increments; urges discussion of pension reform

Posted: Thursday, March 2, 2023. 10:38 am CST. By Aaron Humes: With the General Revenue and Appropriation Bill scheduled to be read next week Friday, Prime […]
February 7, 2023

Joint Unions: Restore increments by April 1 – or else!

Posted: Tuesday, February 7, 2023. 10:11 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: The trio of public sector trade unions – the Belize National Teacher’s Union (BNTU), the […]
February 6, 2023

Telemedia on the hook for more than 400 thousand dollars to 15 former employees

Posted: Monday, February 6, 2023. 9:12 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: National telecom company Belize Telemedia Limited (BTL) must find more than $400,000 to pay 15 […]
December 22, 2022

Minimum wage rises to bring in New Year

Posted: Thursday, December 22, 2022. 4:48 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: While the first working day of 2023 will be Tuesday, January 3 (Monday, January 2, […]
December 6, 2022

Luke Martinez elected president of National Trade Union Congress of Belize during general meeting

Posted: Tuesday, December 6, 2022. 11:32 am CST. By Aaron Humes: Over the weekend the 56th annual general meeting of the National Trade Union Congress of […]
October 27, 2022

Public Service Union to demand return of public officers’ frozen increments: “That was our sacrifice”

Posted: Thursday, October 27, 2022. 8:40 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: In the words of President of the Public Service Union (PSU) Dean Flowers, there is […]