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  1. Senate Special Select Committee Concludes Immigration HearingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | San Pedro Sun

    ... came at high cost to the Belizean people. In August of this year, the Ministry of Finance head by Prime Minister Dean Barrow forecasted that the Committee would have spent over $300,000 by the end of November. Now that the 41 hearing sessions are ...

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  2. Jamaica-born jurist resigns as Court of Appeal judge in BelizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | The Gleaner

    ... was sent to that country's Governor General Sir Colville Young. The brief statement from Belize's Prime Minister Dean Barrow said it understood the decision of Justice Parke to resign is in a bid to spare the court from any exposure that a trial on ...

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  3. J'can resigns as Belize judge after mounted oppositionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 4 | Jamaica Observer

    ... very different and argue that Parke does not meet basic requirements to hold the job. However, Prime Minister Dean Barrow, who is a former law-school classmate of Parke's, had dismissed concerns raised by the Bar Association over the appointment. In ...

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  4. Belize face-off follows CCJ ruling *Nov. 30, 2017, 8:41 PM AstRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 30 | Trinadad Express

    ... the Privy Council with the Caribbean Court of Justice as final court of appeal. Along with his prime minister Dean Barrow and a good few others, he is furious over a CCJ ruling delivered on Wednesday last week which ordered the Belize government to ...

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  5. GOB says NO to paying Belize Bank $90 Million CCJ loan judgment for UHSRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 30 | San Pedro Sun

    ... past PUP administration of former Prime Minister Said Musa had secretly guaranteed in 2004. Prime Minister Hon. Dean Barrow announced his government's position at the Belize Best Western Biltmore Plaza Hotel on Wednesday morning, November 28. He ...

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  6. Digital security legend John McAfee's naked shooting spreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 28 | New York Post

    ... claimed he was forced into hiding because the Belizean authorities were trying to kill him. Prime Minister Dean Barrow dismissed the allegations, labeling McAfee "extremely paranoid, even bonkers." On December 5, McAfee was arrested in Guatemala ...

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  7. Acting Prime Minister Of Belize Safe After Airplane AccidentRead the original story

    Monday Nov 20 | Aero-News Network

    ... reports of any sustained injuries. The Government of Belize had said yesterday that Prime Minister, the Rt. Hon. Dean Barrow, had left the country for Houston, Texas, yesterday, November 16, on personal leave. He will return on Tuesday, November 21, ...

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  8. Belize gov't ministers escape injury in plane crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 20 | Jamaica Observer

    ... and all passengers on board the plane, including the pilot, were transported safely back to land. Prime Minister Dean Barrow is due to return here on Tuesday following a brief visit to the United States on "a personal visit". 1. We welcome reader ...

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  9. Caravan Hits Car On TakeoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 19 | AVweb

    ... ns on government business to Punta Gorda, about 40 miles south. Faber is filling in for full-time Prime Minister Dean Barrow, who is in Houston on vacation. While the FAA isn't perfect, it

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  10. GOB takes historic step with moratorium on offshore oil explorationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2017 | San Pedro Sun

    During the October 20th sitting of the House of Representatives, the Government of Belize made history by introducing a legislation to enshrine a moratorium on offshore oil exploration in Belize. The announcement was previously mentioned at the August 18th House Sitting where Prime Minister Dean Barrow stated that Cabinet had taken a decision on the said legislation.

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  11. CARICOM-Mexico summit opens against the background of the effects of climate changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2017 | Jamaica Observer

    ... killing scores of people and causing billions of dollars in damage. In his address, the host Prime Minister Dean Barrow noted that both Mexico and Belize face territorial challenges to their borders and the closeness of the two countries gives rise ...

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  12. Johnson Smith to represent Holness at 4th CARICOM-Mexico summitRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2017 | Jamaica Observer

    ... according to a release from the ministry. Convened under the co-chairmanship of Prime Minister of Belize, Dean Barrow and President of Mexico, Enrique Pena Nieto, , the CARICOM-Mexico Summit is set to explore increased cooperation in infrastructural ...

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  13. Caribbean leaders to attend CARICOM-Mexico SummitRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2017 | Jamaica Observer

    Leaders from across the Caribbean Community will participate in the IV CARICOM-Mexico Summit that is scheduled to begin on Wednesday in Belize. The one day summit will be co-chaired by Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto and the Prime Minister of Belize, Dean Barrow.

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  14. Rowley is off to BelizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2017 | Trinadad Express

    According to a statement from the Office of the Prime Minister, the main theme of the summit will be cooperation for the prevention of and treatment of natural disasters, an area in which Mexico has great experience and institutional capacity. Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto and the Prime Minister of Belize, Dean Barrow will co-chair the one-day summit which aims to consolidate the progress of the III CARICOM-Mexico Summit .

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  15. Belize gives nod to amend legislation regarding marijuana useRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2017 | Jamaica Observer

    The Belize Parliament has given the green light to the amendment of the Misuse of Drugs Act with bipartisan support. The Dean Barrow government had in August piloted the amendment to the legislation that also provides for monetary and non-recordable penalties for possession on school premises and in specified circumstances make smoking on private premises no longer an offence.

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  16. Belize Makes History by Introducing Offshore Oil Moratorium LegislationRead the original story

    Oct 20, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    ... transparency in the decision-making process regarding offshore oil activity, Belize's Prime Minister, Rt. Hon. Dean Barrow publicly committed to introducing legislation to enshrining an indefinite moratorium. "The Belize Barrier Reef isn't just ...

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  17. GOB makes first reduction in Fuel PricesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | San Pedro Sun

    ... whereas on Ambergris Caye the price dipped slightly at $10.70 per gallon. Since Prime Minister, Right Honorable Dean Barrow announced that prices would drop during his Independence Day speech on Thursday, September 21st, residents argued that there ...

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  18. Ja can sworn in as Belize judge despite mounted oppositionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | Jamaica Observer

    ... very different and argue that Parke does not meet basic requirements to hold the job. However, Prime Minister Dean Barrow, who is a former law-school classmate of Parke's, dismissed concerns raised by the Bar Association over the appointment last ...

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  19. Opposition mounts to Jamaican's appointment as judge in BelizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | Jamaica Observer

    ... very different and argue that Parke does not meet basic requirements to hold the job. However, Prime Minister Dean Barrow, who is a former law-school classmate of Parke's, dismissed concerns raised by the Bar Association over the appointment last ...

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  20. Prime Minister says Petrocaribe will re-start in October; fuel prices expected to moderateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2017 | San Pedro Sun

    On Thursday, September 21st, during his Independence Day address, the Prime Minister of Belize, Right Honourable Dean Barrow announced that the Petrocaribe Program will start back up next month. The program, through which Belize had been purchasing fuel from Venezuela under conditions of preferential payments, was suspended on Thursday, September 14th, due to 'unreliability.'

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