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Monthly Archives: August, 2019

San Pedro footballer Ava Cordova wins MVP award at Women Festival Games in Turks and Caicos

The Belize Female Senior National Football Team (Lady Jaguars) proudly represented the country at a triangular tournament during the Women Festival Games held at Turks and Caicos held from the 25th to the 28th of August.

Belizean conservationist Rafael Manzanero weighs in on environmental challenges affecting Ambergris Caye

Conservationists in Belize believe that the country’s economy is based on its rich natural resources and the protection of these is paramount for the nation’s stability and the livelihood of thousands of Belizeans. Home to the second largest Barrier Reef in World and one of the lushest jungles in the region, Belize needs to continue raising awareness to conserve these assets.

Ministry of Tourism & Civil Aviation launches Job Portal

With tourism experiencing continues growth and becoming one of the leading industries in Belize, the Ministry of Tourism and Civil Aviation has launched a Job Portal. This free, fully managed, interactive, and user-friendly web application is designed to connect tourism supported employers and job seekers.

Police remove drugs and ammunition from San Pedro streets

The Special Operations Team along with officers from the San Pedro Police Formation found drugs and ammunition during an operation in the San Juan Sub-division on Thursday, August 29th.

2019 September Celebration activities announced!

With the month of September well on its way, the 2019 National Celebration Calendar has been released along with this year’s September celebration theme: “From Maya Grandeur to Modern Glory, Together let’s Shape the Belizean Story”. The calendar of events lists the Queen of the Bay Pageant, Carnival King and Queen Competition, and the anticipated Carnival Road March and the other various activities taking place at the different municipalities across the country.

Team Belize qualifies for 2020 CONCACAF Women’s U-17 Championship

Its official! Belize’s female National Team Under-17(U-17) has qualified for the 2020 Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) Women’s U-17 Championship.

Fundraiser for island resident after freak accident leaves her injured

Ana Cruz, a resident of the Elliot Sub-division in San Pedro Town, was the victim of a tragic accident just outside her home on August 8th. In the unexpected mishap, Cruz’ right hand was badly injured, and she lost three of her fingers. Her recovery has been painful and up to now, no one has been held liable.

Another exciting MMA Beach Brawl on Ambergris Caye

Caribbean Villas was the place to be on Saturday, August 24th, as the Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) event Beach Brawl 2 brought excitement to the night. Organized by the San Pedro Fight League (SPFL), the anticipated event saw fighters from Mexico, Argentina and Belize competing Jiu Jitsu, Kickboxing, and MMA.