Mayor Wagner Says City Council Spending Way Less
Channel 5 Belize

Belize City Mayor Bernard Wagner announced today that the council has been able to collect significantly more income due to the council’s efficiency in revenue collection, hard stance against political [...]

The Secret Behind Being A Successful Business Owner
Channel 5 Belize

The Global Entrepreneurship Network works along with men, women and children and fosters entrepreneurial skills. The session also featured several successful career women such as Attorney Margaret McKenzie and Carpe [...]

CitCo Hosts a Women’s Empowerment & Leadership Session
Channel 5 Belize

The Belize City Council partnered with the Global Entrepreneurship Network to host a Women’s Empowerment and Leadership session to help build the capacity of female entrepreneurs. It is part of [...]

Entrepreneurship Road Show Kicks Off
Channel 5 Belize

Thinking of a business idea, creating a business plan and transforming that plan into a real and viable business can be difficult to successfully accomplish. With the aim to create [...]

Dealing with Unbudgeted Expenses at City Hall
Channel 5 Belize

Since taking office earlier this year, the Council has had to deal with unbudgeted expenses relating to the movement of staff. Some moved on others were left go. But the [...]

Payment Plans to Clear Off the City’s Debts
Channel 5 Belize

City Hall has been looking for creative ways to generate income and pay its bills. The council inherited huge bills, some directly related to electioneering in the elections of March [...]

Agriculture – A Mixed Bag
Channel 5 Belize

The business of cultivating land, producing crops and raising livestock is also a factor in the improved economic performance, but agriculture continues to experience its share of ups and downs, [...]

On the Road to Economic Recovery
Channel 5 Belize

Government will be spending millions of dollars on infrastructural projects across the country, including ninety million dollars on the Caracol Road. Tourism is the main driver of the economy and [...]

A New Master Plan for the Corozal Free Zone
Channel 5 Belize

The PM says that there is a new master plan for the Commercial Free Zone in Corozal which will be rolled out in the coming months to revamp economic activity [...]

Chamber Concerned About Chetumal Free Zone and Crime in the Old Capital
Channel 5 Belize

The designation of Chetumal as a commercial free zone to be established in early 2019 is good news for Belizean consumers, but is raising serious concerns in the local business [...]

Chamber Weighs In on IMF Country Report on Belize
Channel 5 Belize

The annual report compiled by the International Monetary Fund which focuses on Belize’s economic performance includes recommendations for the growth and strengthening of certain areas of production, distribution and...

Copper Bank Community Credit Enterprise is Helping Fisherfolk
Channel 5 Belize

There is another programme that Belize Audubon Society helped to establish in Copper Bank Village – it’s called the Community Credit Enterprise. Back in 2009, Audubon sought the assistance of [...]

Credit Union Quiz Competition Takes Place in Dangriga
Channel 5 Belize

Saint John’s Credit Union held its annual Father Marion Ganey Quiz Competition in Dangriga on Friday. It’s a competition to raise awareness of financial literacy and the credit union movement [...]

Opposition Leader Says Debt, Unemployment and Business Climate need to be addressed
Channel 5 Belize

The I.M.F. report also sighted areas of weaknesses and recommended drastic measures such as an increase in the G.S.T. and a reduction in the number of government employees. P.U.P. Leader [...]

Cabinet Minister Says Economic Progress Made, But Not Enough
Channel 5 Belize

In other economic news, the International Monetary released its preliminary report on its findings on Belize’s economy last month. The IMF noted that the economy is strengthening but the I.M.F. [...]

Audubon Tackles Illegal Fishing and Empowers Fisherfolk through Entrepreneurship
Channel 5 Belize

On October first, the fishing season of the Queen Conch officially opened. Conch represents a significant source of revenue for traditional fishermen across Belize, and generates millions of dollars for [...]

Tropic Air President Says Investors Need Better Support
Channel 5 Belize

Today’s opening of Mirab’s new department store drew hundreds of Belizeans and several high profile personalities.  Businessman John Greif the Third is one of those persons in attendance. The President [...]

Mirab Opens Its New Mega Department Store
Channel 5 Belize

Mirab has a new department store and today it opened for business, offering a high-end shopping experience. The Mirab store relocated from the Fort Street area to the Philip Goldson [...]

Price for Regular Fuel Goes Up
Channel 5 Belize

If you are a vehicle owner and if your car runs on regular gasoline, we advise you to visit the nearest gas station after this newscast. That’s because the price [...]

Belize growth up to 5.4 per cent — IMF
Jamaica Observer

BELMOPAN, Belize (CMC) — The International Monetary Fund (IMF) says Belize's economic recovery is strengthening with economic growth in the second quarter of this year estimated at 5.4 per cent.An IMF delegation has...

IMF Preliminary Findings Published
Channel 5 Belize

A team from the International Monetary visited Belize earlier this month and met with government officials as well as with the private sector and unions. It has released a preliminary [...]

Premium Gas Goes Up
Channel 5 Belize

There is an increase in the price of premium fuel which kicks in at midnight. The Belize Bureau of Standards says premium will now sell for eleven dollars and seventy-seven [...]

Audit Report Reveals Contracts That Were Not Put for Tender
Channel 5 Belize

Tabled last week Friday in the House of Representatives was the Report of the Auditor General for the period April 2013 to March 2014. While the purpose of the audit [...]

Achieving Competitive Advantage through Brand Positioning
Channel 5 Belize

A brand management training entitled “Achieving Competitive Advantage through Brand Positioning” was held today at the Biltmore Plaza. It was organized by Chamberlain Consulting and Galen University and seeks to...

G.D.P. Up 5.4 Percent
Channel 5 Belize

The Statistical Institute of Belize says that the Gross Domestic Product went up by five point four percent. It is a relatively big growth when compared to the second quarters [...]

Price for Premium Gasoline Goes Up
Channel 5 Belize

The prices for a gallon of premium gasoline increased at midnight on Tuesday. It went up by ten cents putting the new price at eleven dollars and seventy cents. The [...]

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