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12/17/2011
The House of Representatives met in Belmopan this morning; two bills were introduced and passed, but we will have more on that later. The sitting ended by midday and we were gratefully spared of the u more…
12/17/2011
The overabundance of local currency will predictably have an adverse effect on the availability of foreign exchange, particularly U.S. dollars.  The Central Bank of Belize which is the supervisory bo more…
Will general elections be called early?edition.channel5belize.com
12/17/2011
When will elections be called? There’s a guessing game that the next General Elections will be early and that Belizeans will be going to the polls long before the term of government expires in 2013. more…
12/17/2011
The state of affairs within the beleaguered rice industry remains a hot button issue for farmers across the country who continue to suffer major financial losses on excess tonnage of grain presently h more…
12/17/2011
In the south, over a thousand five hundred rice growers are similarly irate because of a delay in final payment for their crop which was due on Thursday.  According to Dennis Usher, chairman of the T more…
12/17/2011
You’ve heard the Prime Minister say that you can expect general elections by the end of 2012. But on Tuesday we asked our viewers if they would vote for the current government if the election was he more…
12/17/2011
On Thursday night, the government-owned Belize Telemedia Limited held its annual general meeting; its chairman Net Vasquez declared dividends of fifteen million dollars. That translates roughly into t more…
Leader of Opposition’s Christmas greetingedition.channel5belize.com
12/17/2011
As we said, there was smooth sailing at the House today and if you’ve been following the sittings, you’d know that they are usually characterized by high theatrics. Well we don’t know if it is t more…
12/17/2011
Seismic testing within the Sarstoon Temash National Park remains ongoing despite strong objections from SATIIM and its umbrella organization, the Coalition to Save Our Natural Heritage. U.S. Capital E more…
Minister of Education defends HFLE curriculumedition.channel5belize.com
12/17/2011
Since hosting a series of workshops on the teaching of Health and Family Education, QUADS, a department with the Ministry of Education as well as the U.S. Peace Corps, have come under fire from variou more…