Belize Newswire (Page 10)

Belize Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Belize. (Page 10)

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  1. Island footballer found murdered on South Ambergris CayeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2016 | San Pedro Sun

    ... of the gun shot sounds. Around 10:30PM Almendarez's body was discovered lying in a pool of blood across from the Belize Consolidate Water Services lagoon. Police have since secured the crime area and are waiting for the Scenes of Crime Inspectors to ...

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  2. Cost of fishing in the Caribbean to be assessed under CRFM and FAO studyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | Caribbean News Now!

    BELIZE CITY, Belize -- The Caribbean Regional Fisheries Mechanism is convening a meeting of fisheries experts to chart the course for a new study to look at the impacts of rising cost factors of fishing operations, such as labor, fuel, fishing gear, repair and maintenance, and capital. The expert working group, which met in Bridgetown, Barbados, on Thursday and Friday, included fisheries experts from CRFM member states, the CRFM Secretariat, the private sector and the UN Food and Agriculture Organization , the partner agency for the initiative.

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  3. UDP Convention set to elect new deputy leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | San Pedro Sun

    As Deputy Prime Minister Gasper Vega is set to retire, the United Democratic Party held a critical meeting to determine the date for the convention that will elect the first deputy leader. The UDP Deputy Leadership Convention is scheduled for May 29th at the grounds of the Institute for Technical and Vocational Education and Training in Belize City, where voters across all thirty-one constituencies are expected to cast their ballots.

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  4. Marie Sharp is officially inducted to the Hot Sauce Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | San Pedro Sun

    On Saturday, April 23rd, long time Belizean entrepreneur Marie Sharp became part of the New York Hot Sauce Hall of Fame. Sharp, who is the owner of Marie Sharp's Fine Foods Ltd, was presented with an award at the 2016 New York City Hot Sauce Expo.

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  5. Commentary: Belize belongs to BelizeansRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | Caribbean News Now!

    By Wellington C. Ramos The Guatemalan claim to Belize, like all the claims that exist among the countries in Latin America and the Caribbean, has its roots in the Treaty of Tordesillas that was signed between Spain and Portugal in 1493 and approved by the then Catholic Pope Alexander VI of Spain. Born in Dangriga Town, the cultural capital of Belize, Wellington Ramos has BAs in Political Science and History from Hunter College, NY, and an MA in Urban Studies from Long Island University.

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  6. "Experience the Power of Plants" at SPHS Science FairRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | San Pedro Sun

    From coconuts to carrots to coffee beans, the healthy benefits of Belize's plants were creatively demonstrated at San Pedro High School's annual Science Fair on Friday, April 29th. The Angel Nunez Auditorium showcased thirty-three vibrantly decorated booths that focused on this year's theme of "Experience the Power of Plants."

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  7. The lasting appeal of corned mullet, an old breakfast dish in the LowcountryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | Post and Courier

    It took another 80 years for Charleston's newspaper to cluster recipe reminiscences under the heading “Save the Receipt,” but The News and Courier in 1936 shared a food preservation technique that had already faded into the past. “Corned mullet was a breakfast dish in this section a generation ago,” the columnist wrote, introducing a dish “that is still to be had in Beaufort from time to time.” Although the column didn't emphasize the thrifty aspects of salting mullet in order to save it, it's probable that the privations of the Great Depression inspired the writer to think back on corning.

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  8. Editorial: Belize, Guyana and the Iron LadyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | Caribbean News Now!

    Following the recent shooting incident on the Belize-Guatemala border and the subsequent buildup of Guatemalan troops in the area, Amandala published a scathing editorial, highly critical of the perceived passivity of the government in Belmopan, under the headline "A Battle for Belize". According to Amandala , when Guatemalan President Jimmy Morales began the troop buildup on the border with Belize, the nation of Belize went into shock because of the suddenness and ferocity of the Guatemalan president's threats.

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  9. Building Caribbean resources to ensure safe seafood and protect and grow fisheries exportsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... vulnerable to rising sea levels brought about by global warming. Read the latest news and information here... BELIZE CITY, Belize (CRFM) -- Caribbean countries have a living bank of marine resources from which they collectively cash out hundreds of ...

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  10. Belize launches Caribbean's latest Internet Exchange PointRead the original story

    May 1, 2016 | Bajan Reporter

    The Belize Public Utilities Commission announced that Belize's first Internet exchange point, named BIXP, was successfully launched in Belize City on April 27 at the campus of the University of Belize. The launch was the culmination of unprecedented collaboration between Belizean Internet Service Providers in the highly competitive local telecommunication sector.

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  11. Southwesta s growing international gameRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2016 | SFGate

    ... Airways and then added its own. Destinations include Cancun, Mexico City, Puerto Vallarta and Los Cabos in Mexico; Belize City, Belize; Liberia and San Jose in Costa Rica; Nassau, Bahamas; Montego Bay, Jamaica; Punta Cana, Dominican Republic; and ...

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  12. PASA Belize Ltd cleans up spilled garbageRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2016 | San Pedro Sun

    ... committed to address the situation but the adequate attention to the issue never came from either organization. The Belize Solid Waste Management Authority (BSWM) in Belmopan City was then notified, and they quickly passed on the message to PASA ...

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  13. The Caribbean's 'Disappearing People' renew claim for rights and survivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2016 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... vulnerable to rising sea levels brought about by global warming. Read the latest news and information here... BELIZE CITY, Belize -- In many Caribbean lands, they now exist only in history books, having moved, been killed off or exiled when ...

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  14. As Belize Continues To Attract As A Top Retirement Destination, Chaa...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | PRWeb

    Recent media reports describing Belize as a top retirement destination are accurate and helpful, according to The Lodge at Chaa Creek, but the popular Belizean eco-resort says that as nothing takes the place of first-hand experience, they are offering retirement-focused vacations that turn fact finding missions into enjoyable holidays. With recent media reports describing Belize as a top retirement destination, The Lodge at Chaa Creek is offering prospective retirees especially designed vacation packages tailored towards combining fact finding visits with a relaxing Belizean holiday, according to Chaa Creek's chief financial officer Cynthia Roberson.

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  15. Humpback Whale dies in Belizean watersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | San Pedro Sun

    The Belize environmental community is saddened over the death of a 30-foot Humpback Whale within Belizean waters. The whale was first spotted in Belizean waters on February 24, 2016, and since then, had been seen in several areas including Big Creek Port, the Port Honduras Marine Reserve, Scipio Caye and Riversdale.

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  16. Students join Oceana to celebrate Mother EarthRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | San Pedro Sun

    ... been done," said Gentle. In the past, Oceana, has embarked in several environmental-based campaigns pertaining to Belize. They are also the largest international organization focused solely on ocean conservation, protecting marine ecosystems and ...

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  17. Golden Gate BPO Solutions Expands Chat Support Services to a Second...Read the original story

    Apr 27, 2016 | PRWeb

    Golden Gate BPO Solutions Expands Chat Support Services to a Second Nearshore location for Existing Client, the leading Ecommerce Company Specializing in Digital Photo Products and Services Today, Golden Gate BPO Solutions , a global provider of customer management and business process outsourcing solutions, announced it launched chat support services on behalf of an existing client at a second Golden Gate BPO location, Belize City. Golden Gate BPO first began providing services to its client, described as the market leader of digitized personal photo products and services, from its Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic location in September of 2014.

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  18. 2015 shows increase in New HIV cases in BelizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | San Pedro Sun

    ... reported in 2015, as compared to 226 new infections in 2014. The Ministry of Health monitoring the HIV situation in Belize presented their latest statistics to the media at a workshop on the theme: "Building a stigma and discrimination free ...

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  19. Knowing the other side of EljaiRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | Jamaica Observer

    ... mega hit, (Everything I Do) I Do It for You . At the time that song ruled international charts, Eljai was part of Belize, a Rhythm And Blues trio who were signed briefly to Warner Brothers. "I always loved the song and wanted to do my own version. ...

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  20. Poets Corner: Death TrapRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | Caribbean News Now!

    The Starstoon Base Is nothing but a disgrace? This structure was built in haste Just to save face Perhaps we'll wait until our soldier disappear without a trace Given the aggression at the border it's unsafe? If I was a soldier I would never go to that place People trying to impress the populace to vote for them You all seem to have forgotten Danny Conorquie Murdered in similar hostility Is this base temporary? What about the security Of our men in our military Perhaps the Coast Guard has some guarantee Since they are being funded by Washington DC I expected something fortified Something demonstrating defence Not something shabby and fragile With cement watchtower With two M50 caliber and serious fire power To protect our soldiers From Guatemalan poachers Being a former soldier Having patrolled the porous Belize-Guatemalan border Where there are daily patrols from Guatemala Sarstoon is ... (more)

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