Saturday, May 25, 2024

Belize Bank

Belize Bank launches first ‘digital wallet’ E-Kyash application in San Pedro Town

An online service that allows users to transfer money, purchase items, and pay bills online has been launched in the country by Belize Bank. This new platform is called E-Kyash and was initiated at their San Pedro branch on Friday, August 6th. E-Kyash is a first-of-its-kind in Belize’s financial sector and has been well received on La Isla Bonita, with thousands of islanders already signed up for the service.

Belize Bank’s parent company takes over Scotiabank

The days of Scotiabank Belize are officially over after Caribbean Investment Holdings Limited, Belize Bank’s parent company, completed the acquisition. On Wednesday, March 31st, throughout the country, teams of workmen were observed taking down the iconic Scotiabank sign. In San Pedro Town, the sign was replaced with a Belize Bank one.

San Pedro Lions Club hosts Christmas party for island senior citizens

Senior citizens of San Pedro Town were honoured on Wednesday, December 18th at their annual Christmas organized by the San Pedro Lions Club.

Central Bank of Belize to begin charging APSSS Fees to local banks

Three years since the system’s introduction, Central Bank will commence charging financial institutions a fee for the processing of transactions through APSSS, effective Monday, July 1st. In turn, local banks will be charging customers fees for services rendered.

Ambergris Caye’s First Half Marathon and 10k run to be held on April 6th

The event is being organized by the Alaia Charity Foundation, who seek to provide financial, educational, medical and environmental support with the net-proceeds from the event to disenfranchised island families.

San Pedro Lions Club hosts another successful senior citizens Christmas Party

The doors opened at 6:30PM and over 80 guests were warmly welcomed by fellow Lions, Leo members and volunteers.

Belize secures lower interest rate against Belize Bank $36 million award

The Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) ruled in favor of Belize in its application to reduce the interest rate on a $36 million arbitration awarded to the Belize Bank contained in a certificate issued by the court.

San Pedro Lions host annual Christmas dinner party for island senior citizens

On Wednesday, December 20th, the San Pedro Lions Club hosted their popular Senior Citizen Christmas party.