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The Truth About Fair Trade Money

The recent announcement, first revealed on social media and then in the local media last week, that Tate and Lyle has written to the Belize Sugar Cane Farmers’ Association (BSCFA) ... Full Story

Administrator | Thursday, 4 September 2014

Why is there a cut in Fairtrade Money?

There is no official in Belize who can actually answer the question as to why Belize’s assistance through Fairtrade is being cut but there are many indicators that can give us some idea as to why it is happening.   Julio ... Full Story

Why the PUP Wants the GSU Disbanded

If you have been a resident of Belize City for the past thirty years, you would have noticed that a lot has changed since then.  The demographics certainly speak a different story today as compared with 1984. Older folks speak ... Full Story

POLITICS

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20 K Campaign Focuses on Financial Empowerment for Women

Over 200 women and young ladies answered the “National Call to Action” from Special Envoy for Women and Children, Kim Simplis Barrow, on Friday, August 29, when the 20,000 Strong campaigned proceeded with a focus on financial empowerment for women.  ... Full Story

The Guardian | Thursday, 4 September 2014

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Maintaining three billion dollars worth of infrastructure

The Ministry of Public Works and Transport is now preparing to conduct a study on the way forward for the continued maintenance and improvement of some three billion dollars worth of roads and other infrastructure.  This will occur as the ... Full Story

Administrator | Thursday, 4 September 2014

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CRIME


Anti-Christ’s’ son sentenced to 6 months for robbery

On Monday, September 1, 21-year-old Kenrick Kevin Longsworth was found guilty of robbery by Chief Magistrate, Anne Marie Smith. He was then sentenced to six months imprisonment.Longsworth is accused of jacking a purse from Sherlette Lamb whilst she was on ... Full Story

SPORTS


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Edward “Ned” Pitts honoured with Commonwealth Games Federati

Edward “Ned” Pitts, President Emeritus of the Belize Olympic and Commonwealth Games Association was awarded on July 22, 2014, at the General Assembly of the Commonwealth Games Federation in Glasgow, Scotland, with the Federation Order of Merit.Pitts, has been awarded ... Full Story


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