CNTMP Launched In Belize

Today the Government of Belize launched its first Comprehensive National Transportation Master Plan ...

PM Travels Abroad

Last week Prime Minister, Rt. Hon. Dean Barrow announced during his press conference that his health...

Be On Alert For Wanna Be GST Officers

Today the Department of General Sales Tax (DGST) issued a public notice alerting that the department...

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  • Fool dih Talk But No Fool dih Listen, Senator Tells Patrick Tillette

    Accountant Patrick Tillett had a tough time convincing the Senate Select Committee members that he was being completely honest about his very profitable visa service business to acquire visas through an immigration agent who was paid $3,000 to simply take...
  • Who Is Mr. Middleton?

    Throughout his testimony, Wade remained antagonistic and non-cooperative in assisting the Committee to find or identify the individual only known as “Mr. Middleton”. This elusive character who had the ability to obtain visas for Chinese nationals for ...
  • Immigration Officer, Lindsey Wade Deny He Took VISAS From Western Border

    Tonight we continue the coverage of yesterday’s heated Senate Select Committee hearings which saw former UDP politician Eric Chang, accountant Patrick Tillett and Immigration Officer Lindsey Wade appear as witnesses. All three are connected either direc...
  • PUP Calls GOB Renegotiation Of Superbond Nothing More Than Smoke And Mirrors

    As you heard at the top of the newscast Prime Minister Dean Barrow placed the blame squarely on the PUP administration for the country’s external debt and even chastising them for deeming superbond 3.0 as the UDP superbond. Well today the Oppositi...
  • Fuel Increases For The Second Time In Less Than A Week

    At midnight on Friday the cost of fuel increased for the second time in less than two weeks. The value for V-Power saw an increase of eight cents going from ten dollars and forty three cents to ten dollars and fifty one cents. Regular gasoline on the o...
  • Chang Says He Was Duped Into Visiting Kim Won Hong In Taiwan

    Chang also had to answer the allegations in the report that he made an attempt to visit the notorious Kim Won Hong who was at a detention center in Taiwan. The case of Kim, the South Korean national, who obtained Belizean nationality and passport illegall...
  • How Chang Got Involved in Visa Scandal

    So how did Eric Chang get caught up in this business venture and controversy that followed? He had presented Tillett to friends who had expressed interest in visas. When the visa troubles surfaced, Chang also attended a meeting between Tillett and Immigra...
  • Chang and Tillett Face Senate Select Comittee

    It was a very heavy day for the members of the Senate Select Committee as three crucial witnesses to the investigation into the Auditor General’s special audit report appeared in one day. After refusing an invitation to show up three Wednesdays ago, bot...
  • Leela Vernon Laid to Rest

    On February 19th Belize lost a great Cultural and Musical icon, Leela Vernon, who passed away after ailing with Kidney complications for a few weeks and up until the time of her death. After a full week of activities organized by the National Institute...
  • Celebrating Women's Month

    The first of March marked the start of Women’s Month. This year it is being celebrated under the theme “Empowering Women in a Changing World: Planet 50:50 by 2030” and for the entire month, the Women’s Department is carrying out a series of activi...
  • Who Printed And Delivered Kim Won Hong Passport Out Of The Immigration Department?

    Immigration Officer Mark Tench was in the hot seat yesterday for two principal issues. The first is his discovery of visas gone missing from the Department and the second is his involvement in the issuance of the infamous Kim Won Hong passport. The Audito...
  • Contrabandistas Leave Goods Behind

    The Orange Walk Police Formation, this morning at around 9:00, launched a search in the Yo Creek Village in an area located near an open lot which resulted in the discovery of twelve cases of contraband beer. The bust included twelve cases of Mexican b...
  • Statutory Boards To Cough Up 10% Of Their Revenues

    A leaked document from Tuesday’s Cabinet meeting confirms that the Government is looking at various ways of increasing revenue. The document is a report presented to Cabinet in which one of the suggestions is a proposal for the Government to collect 10%...
  • Business Senator Weighs In On Awaited Budget Presentation

    Best information to CTV-3 News is that the 2017-2018 revenue estimates or as it is better known, the Budget, will be presented by Prime Minister Dean Barrow in eleven days, on Monday, March 13th. The Government is keeping the numbers close its chest, beca...
  • Firearm, Ammunition And Drugs Confiscated By Orange Walk Police

    Last night we reported on a major firearm and ammunition bust carried out by Orange Walk police on Monday night where a high powered assault rifle and over one hundred rounds of ammunition were seized. Until today information on this case had been u...
  • No Process Followed For Distribution Of VISAS In Immigration Department

    From the testimonies given yesterday, it became clear that the 8 visa foils were illegally removed from the Western Border weeks several before it had been discovered missing. The supervising Immigration Officers were responsible for the proper accounting...
  • Did Officer In Charge, Edgar Cano Abandon His Duties?

    Yesterday, we showed you the testimony by former Immigration Officer Supervisor Mark Tench who had discovered that 8 visa foils went missing from the Western Border in December 2012. In his testimony, Tench explained how he was able to do an investigation...
  • Business Senator Speaks On Super-bond Negotiations

    There are no updates tonight on the Government’s attempts to renegotiate the Superbond even after its consent solicitation expired on Monday with no indication that it had been accepted by bondholders. Information to the public has been seldom, as the G...
  • Business Senator Says Senate Hearings Expose Gross Neglect Of Duty

    Business Senator Mark Lizarraga might have been denied the Chairmanship of the Senate Select Committee but this has not stopped him from aggressively seeking answers from key witnesses from where he sits as a member of the Committee. In fact, Lizarraga ha...
  • Eric Chang And Patrick Tillette Summons To Appear Before Special Senate Select Committee

    Eric Chang and Patrick Tillett, you’ve heard their names a lot in tonight’s newscast in relation to today’s Senate Select Committee hearing, but as we had reported two weeks ago, the two had snubbed the Committee’s invitations to appear. Last week...