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  1. Belize: a small racial minefield?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | Trinidad Guardian

    ... cent; the southern district of Toledo was two-thirds Maya. After the Rupert Myles incident, the prime minister Dean Barrow felt it necessary to react quickly. He said on Monday that the villagers' actions were "outrageous." They were "indefensible." ...

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  2. Belize to receive US$2.4 million in grants from CDFRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Caribbean News Now!

    Prime Minister of Belize, Dean Barrow and CEO of the CDF, Lorne McDonnough , after signing two grant agreements totalling US$2.4 million BELIZE CITY, Belize -- The prime minister of Belize, Dean Barrow and the chief executive officer of the CARICOM Development Fund , Lorne McDonnough, signed an agreement in Belize City recently for two grant agreements: US$2.3 million for the construction of the new Haulover Bridge, a key conduit of the Northern Highway; and US$162,000 to support energy efficiency projects for the private sector. The CDF's grant contribution for the construction of the new Haulover Bridge estimated to cost US$9.0 million in total will be co-financed by the Caribbean Development Bank and the government of Belize.

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  3. Bank of America breaks corresponding banking with Belize BankRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2015 | San Pedro Sun

    ... Bank customers will not be able to conduct international banking through Belize Bank. Prime Minister of Belize, Dean Barrow, following a meeting with representatives of the Bank of America, indicated that he is prepared to "hold hands" with Belize ...

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  4. Oceana Belize rejects GOB petroleum exploration guidelinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2015 | San Pedro Sun

    ... pristine marine areas are attracting many new Foreign Direct Investments (FDI's) which Prime Minister Hon. Dean Barrow often refers to in his budget speeches and other national addresses. These new FDI's include Norwegian's proposed cruise ship port ...

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  5. Leonardo DiCaprio unveils plans for Blackadore Caye: a Restorative IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | San Pedro Sun

    ... with the monitoring the impact of the development on the neighboring environment. Even Prime Minister of Belize, Dean Barrow is on board with the project Blackadore Caye: a Restorative Island. "We welcome the benefits that come with the development ...

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  6. Restorative Hospitality Announces Plans for Restorative Island Development in BelizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Hotel News Resource

    ... Additionally, over half of the island has been set aside as a protected wildlife preserve. Belize Prime Minister Dean Barrow commented, "Although there are many 'Green Resorts' around the world, Blackadore Caye will be 'Deep Green.' Belize is proud ...

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  7. Delos Subsidiary Restorative Hospitality Announces Plans for Blackadore Caye, BelizeRead the original story

    Apr 6, 2015 | Business Wire

    ... Additionally, over half of the island has been set aside as a protected wildlife preserve. Belize Prime Minister Dean Barrow commented, "Although there are many 'Green Resorts' around the world, Blackadore Caye will be 'Deep Green.' Belize is proud ...

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  8. Bowen and Bowen says there is no issue with supplies on the islandRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | San Pedro Sun

    ... indicating that "that is internal information." Of interest to note is that the Prime Minister of Belize, Hon Dean Barrow indicated in his 2015/2016 Budget presentation that the revenues from duties on locally produced beers in Belize has seen an ...

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  9. Budget Debate sparks heated arguments: Opposition says PM Barrow took ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | San Pedro Sun

    The House of Representatives took two days to debate the proposed national Budget 2015/2016 before accepting and passing it to the Senate for ratification. During the 26th and 27th of March, the meeting sparked heated arguments over the estimated figures, and the opposition People's United Party took the opportunity to chastise the government of Prime Minister Dean Barrow.

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  10. Commentary: The continued erosion of good governance practices in BelizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... administrations in Belize, both past and present, this does not come as a surprise. Yet the sheer gall of the Dean Barrow administration to actually do something of this nature is impactful, because it signals the extent to which certain elements ...

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  11. Central Government steps in to curb crime in San PedroRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | San Pedro Sun

    The increase in crime in San Pedro Town has left Central Government on high alert after two innocent citizens became victims of the "organized" shootings in the San Pedrito Area. Prime Minister Dean Barrow has now stepped in and implemented National Security measures to curb the high crime rate on the island.

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  12. Island tertiary students receive tablets from governmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | San Pedro Sun

    Tertiary level students from across the country are now proud owners of a brand new ASUS tablet, including those from San Pedro Junior College . Area Representative Honorable Manuel Heredia Jr. along with the San Pedro Education Department distributed over a hundred tablets to SPJC students on Thursday, February 26th as part of the Year of Technology initiative by Prime Minister of Belize, Dean Barrow.

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  13. UDP and PUP host Pre-election ralliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | San Pedro Sun

    ... in some of their leaders for the event For its part UDP brought in the Prime Minister of Belize Honorable Dean Barrow who was greeted by a large crowd of supporters who had assembled at Maya Island Air. While music blared, the crowd of supporters ...

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  14. Commentary: It is high time for these court hearings in Belize to endRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | Caribbean News Now!

    By Wellington C. Ramos It seems as if Mr Michael Ashcroft will not stop pursuing the people and government of Belize for this $33.5 million that he claims he is owed. I have heard our Prime Minister Dean Barrow say over and over again that, in his opinion, the then prime minister, Said Musa, and his attorney general, Francis Fonseca, now the leader of the People's United Party , acted illegally by approving the loan without the approval of the Belize's National Assembly.

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  15. GOB to work towards removing the Barrier Reef from the "Sites in Danger" listRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | San Pedro Sun

    ... ideas that will be implemented to ensure that the initiative is carried out. Prime Minister Honorable Dean Barrow expressed his willingness to work along with conservation groups to meet the requirements needed to have the Belize Barrier Reef ...

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  16. Government agrees to Chart Road Map solving Critical Conservation...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | World Heritage Centre News

    Dr. Fanny Douvere, Head UNESCO World Heritage Marine Programme; Honorable Prime Minister Dean Barrow; Dr. Elena Osipova, IUCN World Heritage Programme World Heritage Marine Programme / World Heritage Marine Programme Following a week-long constructive discussion with UNESCO's World Heritage Centre and IUCN, the government of Belize agreed to start talks on critical conservation challenges related to the removal of the Belize Barrier Reef from the World Heritage List in Danger.

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  17. Sugar Cane Season set to start after long standoff between caneros and BSI/ASRRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | San Pedro Sun

    The 2015 Sugar Cane Season is finally set to start after the two parties in the industry - the caneros and Belize Sugar Industry/American Sugar Refinery BSI/ASR) signed on to a commercial agreement which now gives the green light to declare the crop open. This brings to end two months of standoff and uncertainty in the sugar industry.

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  18. MoH fails on promise to open 24-hour PolyclinicRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | San Pedro Sun

    ... justifying the use of Venezuealan's PetroCaribe funds, on November 18, 2014, Prime Minister of Belize Honorable Dean Barrow indicated that the monies are being used for several projects including expansion of the services at the clinic in San Pedro. ...

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  19. Dr Omar Figueroa elected as new Area Rep for Cayo NorthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | San Pedro Sun

    ... day, Figueroa was flanked by senior elected Cabinet Ministers including the Prime Minister of Belize, Honorable Dean Barrow and other key political elements. Through the UDP Secretariat, the incumbent party transported hundreds of party supporters ...

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  20. Over 6500 Cayo North voters to go the polls in by-elections todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | San Pedro Sun

    ... has been joined by senior members of the UDP and Cabinet ministers including the Prime Minister of Belize, Hon. Dean Barrow. On the other hand, Harrison is counting on the support of his PUP leaders including the Leader of the Opposition Hon. ...

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