All posts by Patrick E. Jones

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    Belize and El Salvador hold Technical Cooperation meeting

    Belmopan, CAYO. Wednesday, December 6, 2017. The government of Belize is reporting that the first Technical Cooperation Meeting on Security between the Governments of Belize and the Republic of El Salvador was held this week. The meeting,...

    • Posted December 6, 2017
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    Taxi driver attacks passenger in Cuxlin Ha

    Punta Gorda, TOLEDO. Wednesday, December 6, 2017. A man was injured in an attack on Tuesday night in the community of Cuxlin Ha, which is about 8 miles outside of Punta Gorda town. The 77 year old...

    • Posted December 6, 2017
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    Immigration Department relocating to new headquarters

    Belmopan, CAYO. Tuesday, December 5, 2017. The Refugee Department is moving … to new headquarters situated on Mountain View Boulevard in Belmopan. An official announcement informs the public that the relocation of the Department of Immigration and...

    • Posted December 5, 2017
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    U.S. government gifts AFIS terminals to Belize

    Belmopan, CAYO. Tuesday, December 5, 2017. The United States government has gifted the Belize Police Department with a suite of Automated Fingerprint Identification System (AFIS) terminals. The transfer of the 14 terminals, valued at US$430,000, to the...

    • Posted December 5, 2017
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    Belmopan businessman shot in San Ignacio

    Belmopan, CAYO. Tuesday, December 5, 2017. Police in San Ignacio are investigating a shooting incident that has left a Belmopan businessman hospitalized. Russel Hyde, Jr, 24 years old, was shot multiple times to the body on Monday...

    • Posted December 5, 2017
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    Fisher folks forum held in Punta Gorda

    Punta Gorda, TOLEDO. Wednesday, November 29, 2017. The Toledo Institute for Development and Environment, TIDE, in collaboration with the Fisheries Department conducted a fisher folk meeting on Thursday of last week. This was their last such meeting...

    • Posted November 29, 2017
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    House meeting announced, then cancelled

    Belmopan, CAYO. Tuesday, November 28, 2017. The House of Representatives was scheduled to meet on Friday in Belmopan. The Clerk of the National Assembly, Eddie Webster, sent out a communique on Monday morning announcing the Special sitting....

    • Posted November 28, 2017
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    New executive for Volleyball Association chosen

    Belize City, BELIZE. Tuesday, November 28, 2017. New members have been elected to the board of the Belize Volleyball Association. The election took place during the Association’s General Congress which was held at the Belize High School...

    • Posted November 28, 2017
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    Separate traffic incidents at bridge in St. Margaret village

    Belmopan, CAYO. Sunday, November 19, 2017. A man from Belize City died in a road traffic incident on Saturday night. Two passengers in the car he was driving sustained injuries. Information received say that around 9:51 pm...

    • Posted November 19, 2017
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    San Ignacio/Santa Elena youth given job preparedness training

    San Ignacio/Santa Elena, CAYO. Friday, November 3, 2017. A group of three dozen young men and young women from the twin towns of San Ignacio/Santa Elena have successfully undergone training on job preparedness. During the course of...

    • Posted November 3, 2017
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