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‎Belize‏ Is Not Just for Backpackers Any More

For all of Belize's cultural diversity-the country's melting pot heritage is equal parts Mayan, Creole, Mestizo, Spanish, Lebanese, Chinese, British, Indian, and Mennonite-its tourism scene is surprisingly one-note. Nearly three-quarters of its 1.4 million annual visitors arrive by cruise ship, dock

BLOOMBERG - 2018-03-19 07:00:18

Transport from Bacalar to ‎Belize‏

I just finished this journey and thought it might be helpful to share the experience with others. My friends live on Caye Caulker and I wanted to take a couple days to see them. Many people recommend the boat ride from Chetumal to San Pedro to Caye Caulker. I understand this costs around $55 US on t

LONELYPLANET.COM - 2018-03-18 17:13:09

` Open Government ' project underway in ‎Belize‏

A project aim at establishing an open government climate is Belize is currently being rolled out. The project is being spearheaded by the Organization of American States in collaboration with the US Embassy in Belize and The Trust for the Americas. This approach encourages direct and constant commun

LOVEFM.COM - 2018-03-18 13:02:40

Guatemala Prepares for Vote in Land Dispute with ‎Belize‏

Some 7.5 million citizens are eligible to cast their ballot in the consultation, according to the electoral register of the TSE. The Central American nation claims 19,600 square kilometers of land that currently belong to Belize - a dispute that has been ongoing for more than 200 years. The Supreme


‎Belize‏ at SICA meeting

Belize was represented by the Chief Executive Officer in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Patrick Andrews, at a Meeting of the Council of Ministers of Foreign Affairs of the Central American Integration System (SICA) in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. There the Ministers met with the Spanish Mini


U.S. District Judge authorizes ‎Belize‏ Bank to seize property owned by GOB

The Belize Bank Limited has won another round of legal battle in a foreign court. Love News has confirmed that the Belize Bank Limited has won an enforcement order from U.S. District Judge Amit P. Mehta. The decision was handed down on Monday and is in relation to the multi-million dollar UHS judgme


Suspected falsified vitamin circulating in ‎Belize‏

Posted: Tuesday, March 13, 2018. 3:00 p.m. CST. By BBN Staff: The Ministry of Health is informing the public of an unauthorized and suspected falsified vitamin and mineral syrup, Dayamineral Syrup 240ml. The liquid supplements were found to be circulating on the local market and those found have sin


Know before you travel to ‎Belize‏ - ‎Belize‏ Travel Tips , ‎belize‏ travel . #‎Belize‏ #travel

Are you ready to plan your trip to Belize? Well, you ve come to the right place. I have worked in the tourism industry for over 10 years and have been writing this blog for almost 5 years. Throughout that time I have used my local knowledge to make belizeadventure.ca a resource-rich website filled w


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EVENTBRITE.COM - 2018-03-19 09:08:13

International filmmaker to film TV series in ‎Belize‏

Auditions began today for a television series called "Life or Death". International Filmmaker, Cristobal Krusen, is in Belize recruiting Belizean actors for his television series to be filmed in Belize. Krusen stopped by our studios yesterday to tell us more. Auditions are from nine to four p.m. at


First look - Alpinestars ‎Belize‏ Drystar gloves

Shorty waterproof glove bridges the gap from winter to summer In this job, one of the most useful bits of kit is a waterproof 'summer' glove. Riding in summer with winter gloves is a double ballache, sweaty, feel-free fingers almost as bad a deal as totally drenched, chilled digits. Enter the Alpine


Will ‎Belize‏ Bank Limited cease GOB 's assets ?

Yesterday we told you that U.S. District Judge Amit P. Mehta authorized the Belize Bank Limited to seize property owned by the government of Belize in the jurisdictions where such attachment or execution is appropriate. According to court documents, Judge Mehta determined that the Government of Beli


Corals , cayes and cocktails in ‎Belize‏

It takes 10 minutes to get the allure of stand-up paddleboarding - 10 minutes to fumble down the edge of Southwest Caye, quads burning, and turn into a placid lagoon flanked by mangroves and sheltered from the easterly trade winds that blow across Glover's Reef. Guide Cedric (Budge) Casimiro points


‎Belize‏-Guatemala Joint Commission meets in ‎Belize‏

Posted: Wednesday, March 14, 2018. 4:40 p.m. CST. By BBN Staff: A meeting of the Belize-Guatemala Joint Commission was held today under the auspices of the Organization of American States (OAS), in Teakettle Village, Cayo District. The meeting was headed by the Commissioners of both countries, the A


‎Belize‏ vs. Big Oil -LRB- PODCAST -RRB-

The Latino Media Collective guest hosts this week's Latino Rebels Radio and takes us to the Central American country of Belize. Janelle Chanona, cice rpesident of the Belize Committee of Oceana, speaks with the LMC about the extraordinary grassroots efforts to ban future oil drillings in the Mesoame


One person arrested after plane makes illegal landing in ‎Belize‏

Taken from: http://3tags.org/ BELMOPAN, Belize, Mar 16, CMC - Police have detained one person after a suspected drug plane was discovered deep in the farmlands of Blue Creek, Orange Walk, north of here, earlier this week. The authorities said that the twin-engine turboprop, corporate travel and uti


‎Belize‏ City Mayor to adopt Orange Walk Mayor 's strategies

On Wednesday the new Belize City council was sworn into office but the work began even before then. Mayor Bernard Wagner spoke to us about the reviews put in motion at the City Hall and what the transition has been like. And as the new mayor continues to clean house, he also needs to ensure that he


Howell Gillett to take over Southside ‎Belize‏ City

Posted: Thursday, March 15, 2018. 6:31 p.m. CST. By BBN Staff: Reports to BBN is that officer commanding Belmopan Police, Sr. Supt. Howell Gillett is now theCommander of Belize's Southside division. Gillett takes over the post from Senior Superintendent Mark Vidal. Vidal served as Commander for the


Marriott 's Autograph Collection headed to ‎Belize‏

Marriott International's Autograph Collection Hotels has partnered with owner and developer Andrew Ashcroft to bring the brand to Belize. The existing Alaia resort will be converting into an Autograph Collection and expanded before its re-opening in 2020 on the southern part of Ambergris Caye island


‎Belize‏ to Increase Ocean No-Take Zones

At the 2018 World Ocean Summit in Riviera Maya, Mexico, Belize announced its plans to increase the percentage of protected "no-take" ocean zones from three percent to ten percent by the end of 2018. No-take zones are marine protected areas that do not allow fishing, mining, drilling, or any other ac