November 29, 2023

Courts see delays and adjournments as issues within justice system continue

Posted: Wednesday, November 29, 2023. 10:45 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: The Government was fired up on Monday over claims of “irresponsible reporting” concerning a slowdown […]
October 3, 2023

Essential Services Arbitration Tribunal ruling on Port award due Friday as Christian Workers’ Union condemns ‘disrespect’ for stevedores

Posted: Tuesday, October 3, 2023. 11:38 am CST. By Aaron Humes: The Christian Workers Union (CWU) has maintained that its stevedoring membership is owed substantial sums […]
October 3, 2023

Christian Workers’ Union upset with leverage attempt by Port of Belize over insurance for stevedores

Posted: Tuesday, October 3, 2023. 9:44 am CST. By Aaron Humes: The waterfront is once again in turmoil after the Christian Workers’ Union (CWU) raised the […]
August 19, 2023

Sugar industry: Commission of Inquiry to go ahead following court ruling; Government to begin dialogue with Belize Sugar Industries Limited

Posted: Saturday, August 19, 2023. 9:14 am CST. By Aaron Humes: While not a confirmation of an appeal moving ahead, this week Cabinet reported that Attorney […]
August 1, 2023

INTERNATIONAL NEWS: Singer Lizzo faces potential lawsuit for alleged sexual harassment

Posted: Tuesday, August 1, 2023. 7:06 pm CST. By Celeste Chang: Hip-hop and R&B singer Lizzo, full name Melissa Viviane Jefferson, is accused of sexual harassment […]
June 28, 2023

‘Better have my money’: Construction worker accused of damaging employer’s vehicle over late pay

Posted: Wednesday, June 28, 2023. 5:03 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: Delays in getting paid ended in more expenses for 22-year-old Manuel Guerra Jesus of Church […]
June 9, 2023

Christian Workers’ Union to strike over Port of Belize refusing to negotiate sugar award

Posted: Friday, June 9, 2023. 6:47 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: General Secretary of the Christian Workers’ Union Floyd Neal has written to Labour Minister Oscar […]
May 22, 2023

Leader of the Opposition walks fine line between support for potential cruise port and backing justice for stevedores following meeting with trade unions

Posted: Monday, May 22, 2023. 1:15 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: The Leader of the Opposition Moses “Shyne” Barrow met this week separately with the executive […]