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  • 224 Farmers Graduate From Farmers Field School

    This afternoon a special graduation ceremony was held for 224 cane farmers who participated in the Sugar Industry Research and Development Institute’s “Farmer Field School” programme. If you’re wondering how school and cane field go together, well...
  • New International Flight Headed To Belize

    There's a new international flight headed to Belize, this time coming from Minneapolis, Minnesota located in the American upper Midwest. The Belize Tourism Board has partnered with Sun Country Airlines to offer these first ever seasonal non-stop flight...
  • Speaker Of The House Signs MOU With FOPREL And SICA

    Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Laura Tucker Longsworth, travelled to El Salvador to participate in the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the Forum of Presiding Officers of Parliaments of Central America and the Caribbea...
  • Ship Registered In Belize Red Flagged In South Korea

    Reports from international news outlet “ChoSun media” today indicates that a ship which docked at a port in South Korea and which was suspected of carrying illegal North Korean Coal into South Korea is reportedly registered to Belize. According to the...
  • Mennonite From Little Belize Charged With Ammunition Offence

    A resident of Little Belize here in the Orange Walk district was charged with firearm offences after he was caught in possession with unlicensed ammunition over the weekend. According to official Police reports, authorities were conducting mobile pa...
  • Elections and Boundaries Releases Its Latest Figures

    The Elections and Boundaries Department released its latest figures relating to the number of electors who have made it to re-registration centers across all seven municipalities. According to their figures in the past week, fifteen thousand five hundred ...
  • Slight Decrease In Diesel Fuel At The Pumps

    Tonight, there is a bit of good news for Belizean consumers as GOB announced a minimal decrease in the price for Diesel at the pumps.   The decrease will come into effect today at midnight and will see a deduction of twenty-two cents. Here in Ora...
  • Mexican Lifeless Body Found In Progresso Village

    The Police also shared what they know so far of the dead body found in Progresso Village on Saturday. The elderly male Mexican national was found along an off road in the village, but authorities say foul play is not suspected.   ACP Joseph Myvette,...
  • Preliminary Figures For Re-Registration Released

    Today marks the start of week two in the mass re-registration exercise here in the Jewel. As the process continues across the country today the Elections and Boundaries Department released preliminary figures of total applications received across the coun...
  • Ambassadors Present Credentials To Governor General

    Four ambassadors presented their Letters of Credence today to the Governor General of Belize His Excellency Sir Colville Young at the Belize House in Belmopan. Her Excellency Rut Krüger Giverin, Ambassador of Norway; Her Excellency Rommanee Kananur...
  • Well Known City Figure Charged For Courts Robbery In Corozal

    Also arraigned at the Magistrate’s Court today was known city figure Samuel Halliday, who turned 26 years old just three days ago. Halliday is the second man to be charged for the brazen armed robbery of Courts store located on 5th Avenue, which occurre...
  • Price for Regular Gasoline and Kerosene Reduce

    As of mid-night tonight, prices for Regular Gasoline and Kerosene will see reductions at the pumps. Regular Gasoline will fall 13 cents per gallon across the country, here in Orange Walk Town that reduction will drive the price for regular gasoline fro...
  • Xate Blooming In The Forest Reserve

    Tonight, there is some good news coming out of the Chiquibul National Park as the Friends for Conservation and Development (FCD) are reporting positive growth of Xate stocks in the Forest Reserve. According to a release issued by FCD over the weeken...
  • Domestic Exports Continue To Plummet

    Last night we dissected the figures released by the Statistical Institute of Belize in regards to the Labour Force Survey, Consumer Price Index and Imports which did not spell good news for the country economy. Tonight we take a look the total amount of d...
  • Coast Guard Joins Search For Omero Campos

    The search for San Narciso businessman Omero Campos has intensified with authorities extending their search on land to the Rio Hondo border area. The Police’s patrol of San Narciso and nearby San Victor Village, has been reinforced with the involvement ...
  • Belizean Woman murdered bu Husband In The US

    A Belizean woman was killed on Sunday in Tacoma, Washington, United States after her husband reportedly shot her dead, before turning the gun on himself. 35 year old Rushan Tucker, who is a University of Belize graduate, was married to 49 year old M...
  • Orange Walkenos Arrested For Drug Trafficking

    Two Orange Walkenos have been arrested and charged by police for the crime of ‘Drug Trafficking’ following a search that was conducted over the weekend. Shortly after 5:30 on Friday morning, police visited the home of twenty-eight-year-old Robert Bruc...
  • Price for Premuin Goes Up..Regular Decreases

    Over the past two weeks the Government of Belize has promised Belizeans marked reductions in the price of fuel at the pumps following nine consecutive price increases in fuel prices since the beginning of the year.     Over the weekend Belizeans exp...
  • New O.C. To Take Over Corozal Police...Why so Fast?

    As we reported, P.C. Cob was due for a transfer to the Punta Gorda Town Police Formation. The transfer of officers is a regular occurrence, and normally comes any time after serving two years at a municipality. But there will be more transfers from Coroza...
  • San Narciso Businessman Believed To Be Kidnapped

    There is very disturbing news to report tonight involving the reported kidnapping of a businessman from San Narciso Village in the Corozal District. The family of 43 year old Omero Campos believes that he was abducted by a group of criminals on Sund...