Belize Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. BAHA not allowing Guyanese Rice into Belizean MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | San Pedro Sun

    In early December 2015, business man Jack Charles announced that he would be importing Guyanese rice into the Belizean market. This imported rice would be relatively cheaper than the local rice grown in Belize and as such cause much controversy with industry partners.

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  2. Oceana Symposium focuses on Belize's water systems and offshore oil drillingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 | San Pedro Sun

    On Wednesday, December 9th, Oceana Belize held a symposium at the Radisson Fort George Hotel in Belize City on the topic of offshore oil exploration in Belize. The theme for the discussion was, 'The energy of Nature versus the Nature of Energy', with focus on the state of Belize's waters and the management and sustainable usage of natural resources while increasing economic development.

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  3. Dr. Hall out on bail; claims he was wrongfully accused of deviant pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 | San Pedro Sun

    ... Dr. Hall having a false license to practice. Not only was his clinic shut down and his medical license to operate in Belize and trade license revoked, but Dr. Hall was also charged by police for "False Representation" under the Dentist Act Chapter ...

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  4. Spirit of giving at Upper Mountain Fire Co.Read the original story

    Dec 12, 2015 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    The Ministry of Health of Belize, a small country in Central America, has been underfunded for decades. Many of the health services we enjoy in the United States - like ambulances - are nonexistent.

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  5. Island tour guides participate in Manatee Conservation WorkshopRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2015 | San Pedro Sun

    The importance of protecting the endangered Antillean manatee cannot be stressed enough by Belize's environmentalists, and as such, a workshop on their conservation was held in San Pedro on Thursday, December 10th for tour guides and boat captains. Representatives from the many tour companies in San Pedro gathered at the Lion's Den at 1PM to participate in the event which provided valuable information for tourism industry partners on manatees.

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  6. Illegal Salvadoran immigrant charged for assaulting two womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | San Pedro Sun

    ... and one count of Aggravated Assault. Hernandez Cuellar was denied bail by the San Pedro Police and remanded to the Belize Central Prison where he will await his first court hearing on February 15, 2016. Jemmott has also indicated that Hernandez ...

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  7. Tension rises for Cuban refugees stuck in Costa RicaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | Babalu Blog

    ... own good, and for those already in Costa Rica," Foreign Minister Manuel Gonzalez said on Tuesday after learning that Belize had refused a request to fly the stranded Cubans to Belmopan so they could continue their journey. While Costa Rican ...

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  8. Ambulances donated to San Pedro TownRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | San Pedro Sun

    ... with potential organizations in the United States that could assist with an ambulance. Walenczak began visiting Belize after his parents were living in the country part-time and he became involved with the health system in San Pedro. Now that he is ...

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  9. Spirit of giving at Upper Mountain Fire Co.Read the original story

    Dec 12, 2015 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    The Ministry of Health of Belize, a small country in Central America, has been underfunded for decades. Many of the health services we enjoy in the United States - like ambulances - are nonexistent.

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  10. BTB to help BTIA solve sargassum problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2015 | San Pedro Sun

    The Belize Tourist Board and the government of Belize will work with tourism industry stakeholders to solve the problem of cleaning up sargassum off the beaches; as Cabinet has already been briefed on the situation. This was the good news BTB director Herbert Haylock communicated to members of the Belize Tourism Industry Association when the stakeholders met to seek practical solutions to the sargassum problem at a forum hosted by the BTIA at the Ramada Princess Hotel and Casino in Belize City last Thursday, December 3rd.

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  11. Project BA -1 participants to receive promised grantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2015 | San Pedro Sun

    After several months of waiting, 34 women from San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, will finally receive their grants to start or expand their businesses. In May 2015, the Belize Training and Employment Centre, a unit of the Belize Trade and Investment Development Service, hosted a three week training seminar for women in San Pedro Town.

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  12. American Coast Guard gravely injured while vacationing on Ambergris CayeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | San Pedro Sun

    ... to her back close to her spinal cord. After receiving immediate medical treatment, the victim was airlifted to Belize City for intense medical care at Belize Medical Partners Clinic. It was not until Friday after 2PM that Smith was responsive enough ...

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  13. Tourism Industry partners briefed on environmental issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | San Pedro Sun

    ... Rachel Graham of MarAlliance, who shared results and updates on past and upcoming projects they have held throughout Belize and the Mesoamerican Barrier Reef. Also presenting from MarAlliance were Ivy Baremore who shared results and updates on the ...

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  14. Ocean Academy students honored at 2015 Belize Youth AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | San Pedro Sun

    Exceptional youth from across the country were honored on Friday, December 4th at the Belize Biltmore Plaza as part of the 2015 Belize Youth Awards. Organized by the Department of Youth Services, the Youth Awards marks the official culmination of Youth Week and is an annual event that rewards young people for their contribution to the country's development.

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  15. 5 Best multi-gen family friendly islands of BelizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Blessed with 300 kilometers of the worlds' most stunning natural reef, the country of Belize is one of the most popular snow bird escape-the-cold destinations in the world. It's the ideal getaway for adventure seeking multi-gen families particularly those who enjoy underwater sports.

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  16. Commentary: Belize can now use police lawyers to become district attorney in each districtRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | Caribbean News Now!

    By Wellington C. Ramos Many years ago when I was a police officer in the Belize Police Force, they had a part of the division called Prosecution Branch. This division was headed by a senior ranking officer who had some sergeants working with him as prosecutors in Belize City.

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  17. Caribbean Examinations Council meets in BelizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | Caribbean News Now!

    BELIZE CITY, Belize -- The Caribbean Examinations Council held its 47th meeting in Belize City on Friday 4 December and the meeting of the School Committee on Thursday 3 December 2015 under the chairmanship of Professor Sir Hilary Beckles, vice chancellor of the University of the West Indies. Opening Ceremony The opening ceremony for Council and presentation of awards for outstanding performances in the May/June 2015 Caribbean Advanced Proficiency Examination and the Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate examinations took place on Thursday 3 December.

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  18. Belize rejects Costa Rican proposal to move CubansRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2015 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... in La Cruz, Costa Rica, near the border with Nicaragua. Rodriguez joined a highly organized, well-funded and ... more BELIZE CITY, Belize (AP) - The government of Belize on Tuesday rejected a proposal from Costa Rica to move nearly 3,000 Cuban ...

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  19. Ministry of Health shuts down Oceanside Dental Clinic on opening dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2015 | San Pedro Sun

    ... (MOH) was contacted by The Sun on Monday, November 30th in an effort to understand how Dr. Hall was licensed in Belize, as his license to practice in the United States of America was revoked by the North Carolina State Board due to criminal charges ...

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  20. Moratorium and Permanent ban protects Belizean marine resourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2015 | San Pedro Sun

    Press Release - Oceana Belize - December 1, 2015 - Oceana Belize applauds the announcement of the Government of Belize today to permanently ban offshore oil exploration along the Belize Barrier Reef System and within the country's seven World Heritage Sites. With a moratorium on all offshore oil activity in Belizean waters already in place, this move represents a tremendous step forward for Belize and her people as, for the foreseeable future, Belize's entire marine area is protected from the inherent hazards of offshore oil.

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