Corruption Also Involves Private Sector Partners
Channel 5 Belize

Corruption is not only a problem that many governments have been battling. Corruption has found its way in not only the government department and ministries but also in the private [...]

But much remains to be done…
Channel 5 Belize

While the Prime Minister boasted a positive G.D.P. growth in 2018, the Belize Chamber of Commerce and Industry says that much more needs to be done in terms of taxes. [...]

2018 Experienced Positive GDP
Channel 5 Belize

During Thursday’s economic forum, the Prime Minister boasted about the encouraging outlook of the economy. According to P.M. Barrow central government recorded a primary balance of not less than two [...]

PM Barrow says Supreme Court Justice Dismissive of Crown Counsels
Channel 5 Belize

Prime Minister Dean Barrow hosted the 2019 Prime Minister Business Forum today. About three hundred guests from the private sector were at the Civic Centre when the PM used the [...]

2019 Prime Minister’s Business Forum: “Embracing Innovation for Economic Prosperity”
Channel 5 Belize

The annual Prime Minister’s Business Forum was held today at the Belize City Civic Centre. The Prime Minister’s presentation lasted about twenty-five minutes and while his statements about a sitting [...]

The Negative Economic Effects of Gillnets
Channel 5 Belize

Gillnets provide many benefits for fishermen, making them an appealing fishing gear. On the other hand, there are also drawbacks to their use. Gillnets pose a threat to the environment [...]

FinSec Says Upcoming Budget Holds “No Surprises”
Channel 5 Belize

Financial Secretary Joseph Waight says that he doesn’t expect the upcoming national budget to hold any surprises. Simply put – it may very well look like 2018’s budget. Waight says [...]

G.O.B. to Appeal U.H.S. Case
Channel 5 Belize

The Belize Bank has been trying to collect a ninety-plus million dollar UHS debt from the government – and the two trial dates set for December and January were both [...]

Fin Sec Weights in on Slew of GST Suits
Channel 5 Belize

It is believed that the cumulative sum that the claimants are seeking is in the seven-figure range, slightly below ten million dollars.   While Financial Secretary Joseph Waight did not elaborate [...]

FECTAB Decries Major Tour Operators for Suing Government
Channel 5 Belize

As many as five individual lawsuits are presently before the Supreme Court where various tour operators are taking legal action against the Government of Belize via the Department of General [...]

$2 Million Spent on I.C.J. Campaign
Channel 5 Belize

The I.C.J. Referendum is less than two months away – and the Referendum Unit is ramping up the public awareness campaign. Today, when we spoke with Financial Secretary Joseph Waight [...]

Marie Sharp’s Pure Love Pepper Sauce Spreads Love to Domestic Violence Survivors
Channel 5 Belize

Belize’s most famous entrepreneur Marie Sharp has teamed up with the U.S. Embassy in Belize to raise funds for victims of domestic violence. Sharp has crafted a new pepper sauce [...]

Offshore Banking and Transparency
Channel 5 Belize

International Tax attorney Jose Romero, who has established a firm in Panama, was the presenter at today’s workshop.  He discussed the challenges to the financial sector with regards to offshore [...]

Anti Money Laundering – Subject of BIFSA Workshop
Channel 5 Belize

The Belize International Financial Sector Association, BIFSA, held a one-day training for stakeholders in that area of corporate business.  The session which was held at the Biltmore Plaza focused on [...]

An Initiative to Combat Gender-Based Violence in Belize
Channel 5 Belize

The U.S. Embassy has teamed up with well-known Belizean entrepreneur, Marie Sharp in an initiative to combat gender-based violence in Belize. This Thursday, a special product Pure Love Pineapple Habanero [...]

Will Potential Taiwanese Investors Be Legit?
Channel 5 Belize

Back to back and in recent times, shocking Ponzi schemes and investment scandals were exposed in multimillion dollar projects in Belize. From a cursory view, the projects seemed legit, but [...]

Creating a Link between Investment Opportunities in Belize and Taiwanese Investors
Channel 5 Belize

Today marks exactly three months since Ambassador Remus Li-Kuo Chen officially took up mission in Belize. He says that the initiative is linking potential Taiwanese investors with Belizean businesses. And [...]

Exchange Missions between Belize and Taiwan
Channel 5 Belize

Today, a cheque of sixty thousand dollars was handed over to the government of Belize from the Republic of China (Taiwan) to facilitate one of two exchange investment missions between [...]

Fuel Prices Going Up Again
Channel 5 Belize

At midnight tonight, the prices of diesel and kerosene will take a significant hike. Consumers will be hit with a sixty-six cents increase per gallon in the price of diesel [...]

SIB’s CPI and External Trade for December 2018
Channel 5 Belize

The Statistical Institute of Belize issued its Price Consumer Index and External Trade bulletins. The reports outline the cost of goods and services, as well as imports and exports in [...]

Belize exports first shipment of soybean oil to Jamaica
Jamaica Observer

BELMOPAN, Belize (CMC) — Belize Monday announced that it had exported five containers of crude soybean oil to Jamaica, making this the first ever shipment of soybean oil to the region.

Over 5 Million Dollars invested in Belize’s Banana Industry
Channel 5 Belize

Banana is one of Belize’s primary agricultural industries, behind sugar and citrus. It brings in millions of dollars every year for the economy through export earnings. But as we’ve reported [...]

A Regional Initiative to Tackle Childhood Obesity
Channel 5 Belize

Childhood obesity is a challenge throughout the region so policymakers are engaging the private sector to adopt standards that will make consumers more aware of making healthy choices when buying [...]

Premium and Diesel Prices to Decrease by 52 cents
Channel 5 Belize

At midnight, there will be some relief at the pumps. The price of premium gasoline will decrease by fifty-two cents effective Wednesday at midnight. Right now the price stands at [...]

Another Increase in Electricity Rates in June?
Channel 5 Belize

While consumers are beginning to feel the pinch post the Christmas shopping spree, another rate increase is expected in June when B.E.L. will attempt to recover an additional eleven million [...]

Window of Opportunity for P.U.C. Objections Quickly Closing
Channel 5 Belize

The period for objections to be submitted to the Public Utilities Commission, in respect of an increase in electricity rates which came into effect on January first, expires on Saturday. [...]

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