Two men were gunned down in a brazen daylight execution this afternoon in San Pedro Town. The victims have been identified as forty-one-year-old Deon Faber and thirty-four-year old Allen Martinez. [...]
Upheaval in Supreme Court – are Mason’s Attorneys Still on the Murder Case?
The trial of accused murderer William ‘Danny’ Mason and his alleged accomplices took a strange twist this morning when the courtroom of Justice Antoinette Moore was unexpectedly cleared. The media, [...]
Corporal Arzu Files Lawsuit against ComPol Williams
An application for a claim to be brought against Commissioner of Police Chester Williams was presented before Justice Shona Griffith this afternoon in Belize City. Corporal Eldon Arzu, the embattled [...]
Was Supreme Court Judge Reluctant to Offer Marroquin Bail?
Marroquin’s bail application was denied when he appeared before Justice Herbert Lord, who upheld objections made by Crown Counsel Riis Raymond Cattouse that the Peruvian was a flight risk. Attorney [...]
(VIDEOS) Dominica, the nature island of the Caribbean
Other breathless moments also stand out while driving around the countryside. The lush rain forest is reminiscent of Belize, the dramatic, green mountains rise up from the water like the Na Pali Coast ...
ALL my fingers are crossed… My name’s Rebecca. Over 11 years ago I moved from Manhattan, NYC to San Pedro, Belize. NY Bond trader to jobless and unable to work in a foreign country. Holy crap, what a ...
Launch: Legacy Global Development Announces 2019 Launch of Bungalow Homes at Orchid Bay, Belize
Legacy Global Development today announced the launch of new Bungalows at its luxurious Orchid Bay, Belize property. Their Bungalows make owning a home in Belize accessible to a wider pool of potential ...
Belize sounds like an exotic and faraway destination, and it is indeed a tropical paradise. However, the country is just south of Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula and only a few hours flight from the U.S. ...
That has spread across the region, with several resorts featuring overwater bungalows now in development in the region, including the Viceroy Bocas Del Toro in Panama and the Four Seasons in Belize. ...
BELIZE GOV’T SUCCEEDS IN SECURING LOWER INTEREST RATE ON BZ$36M AWARD
monthly until the date of payment”. The Attorney General applied to have that rate reduced from the date of the certificate. The Attorney General argued that the applicable interest rate was the 6% ...
The engineering department took an inaugural trip to Belize to assist H.O.P.E. Mission for Belize with multiple engineering projects, both onsite and at a local school. SSTOP (Students Stopping the ...
Protests in Haiti may have halted, but its fragile institutions still struggle
PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti — Nine days after Haiti’s violent street protests began on February 7, 2019, the government finally broke its silence and civil unrest came to a halt. An increase in food prices has prompted residents of Port-au-Prince and other major cities to demonstrate against the endemic corruption contributing to the country’s socio-economic […]
Protracted crisis in Venezuela leads to alarming escalation of tensions
NEW YORK, USA — The “protracted crisis” in Venezuela has led to an “alarming escalation of tensions”, Rosemary DiCarlo, the UN’s political and peacebuilding chief, told the UN Security Council on Tuesday. She said that the “grim reality” facing the country, according to available information, showed a deteriorating economy, with citizens dying of preventable causes, […]
As St Kitts-Nevis tries to reassure economic citizens, critical article mysteriously disappears
By Caribbean News Now contributor BASSETERRE, St Kitts — Following a series of reports by Caribbean News Now regarding rampant fraud in the St Kitts and Nevis citizenship by investment programme (CIP), which were recently picked up by Gulf News – a widely read publication in the Middle East – the government has been engaged […]
Bahamas government pushes back over latest US travel advisory
By Sloan Smith NASSAU, Bahamas — The US Department of State on Monday reissued a level two travel advisory for The Bahamas, warning US citizens to “exercise increased caution” when visiting the country due to crime. However, minister of tourism Dionisio D’Aguilar on Tuesday called the warning “negligible”, and insisted that the government will push back […]
Antigua and Barbuda gets high world ranking for rule of law
WASHINGTON, USA — The World Justice Project, headquartered in Washington, DC, has ranked Antigua and Barbuda at number three in the Caribbean in relation to upholding the rule of law. Only Barbados and St Kitts and Nevis surpass Antigua and Barbuda. The World Justice Project released its annual report for 2019 this morning in Washington. […]