Belize’s Removal From The EU List Of Non-Cooperative Jurisdictions For Tax Purposes

The Economic and Financial Affairs Council (ECOFIN) of the European Union (EU) has released the results of its recently concluded meeting held in Brussels on November 8, 2019. The ECOFIN Council is made up of the economic and finance ministers from all member states and is responsible for economic policy, taxation issues and the regulation [...]

By | November 11th, 2019|frontpage, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Belize Signs Loan Agreement With IDB To Strengthen Tax Administration

The Prime Minister of Belize, Rt. Hon. Dean Barrow and Country Representative of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), Dr. Cassandra T. Rogers signed a loan agreement today in the amount of US$14 million to strengthen tax administration in Belize. The project will strengthen tax administration governance, improve operational processes through the modernization of technological infrastructure [...]

By | November 4th, 2019|frontpage, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Mrs Amaris Leal, First Secretary, Elected As President Of The Young Diplomats In London (YDL) Association

At the Annual General Meeting of the YDL, the newly formed Executive Committee was appointed and the members elected Mrs. Amaris Leal, First Secretary at the Belize High Commission, as the new President for the 2019 to 2020 term. Mrs. Leal takes over from outgoing President, Mr. Wilfred Adderley II, from the Commonwealth of The [...]

By | October 29th, 2019|frontpage, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Governments Of Belize And The Republic Of China (Taiwan) Collaborate On Belize Urban Resilience And Disaster Prevention Project

In April 2019, the Governments of Belize and the Republic of China (Taiwan) held an agreement signing ceremony for a project entitled Belize Urban Resilience and Disaster Prevention. Since then the project has been well underway. The first phase of implementation commenced with the review and selection of priority sites for the installation of two [...]

By | October 28th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Global Montreal Protocol Award For Customs & Enforcement Officers

At the Thematic Network Meeting held at Paramaribo, Suriname on October 6th, 2019, an award was given to the only ever Caribbean country to recognize the crucial role of custom & enforcement officers in implementing trade restrictions and ban of Hydrochlorofluorocarbons (HCFCs). The Global Montreal Protocol Award for Customs and Enforcement Officers was given to Belize’s [...]

By | October 28th, 2019|frontpage, Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Governor-General H.E. Sir Colville Young Travels To Japan To Witness The Enthronement Ceremony Of New Japanese Emperor

The Governor-General H.E. Sir Colville Young left Belize on Saturday, October 19th, 2019 to travel to Japan, where he will join heads of state at the invitation of Japan to witness the enthronement ceremony of a new Japanese Emperor on October 22nd, 2019. During Sir Colville’s absence, the Cabinet Secretary will act as Governor-General.  

By | October 23rd, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Belize Signs Economic Cooperation Agreement With The United Arab Emirates

The Governments of Belize and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) signed an agreement on economic cooperation today in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, aimed at strengthening the ties of friendship and cooperation that exist between both countries. The agreement establishes a framework for expanding the economic relationship between the two countries in a number of key [...]

By | October 11th, 2019|frontpage, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Belize Attends High-Level Segment On Statelessness And 70th Session Of The Executive Commission Of The High Commissioner’s Programme

Chief Executive Officer in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Ambassador Patrick Andrews headed Belize’s delegation to the High-Level Segment on Statelessness (HLS) and the 70th Session of the Executive Commission (ExCom) of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) Programme. The events are being held from the 7th to 11th October 2019 in Geneva, [...]

By | October 11th, 2019|frontpage, Uncategorized|0 Comments

BELTRAIDE’s Belize Training & Employment Centre (BTEC) Celebrates Its 5th Anniversary

The Belize Training and Employment Centre (BTEC), a unit of BELTRAIDE, and leader in workforce development and value-based programmes, will be celebrating its fifth anniversary on October 7th, 2019. BTEC has been instrumental in developing a cadre of well-trained, marketable and self-sufficient individuals who are able to compete in the marketplace. Since its inception on [...]

By | October 8th, 2019|frontpage, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Independence Day Address By The Rt. Honorable Dean Barrow, Prime Minister On September 21, 2019

Today we again come together as one to celebrate the summit of all our achievements; the high point of our existence; the attainment of our Independence. It is an Independence that has meant the enshrinement of Belize as a sovereign, indivisible nation: one with our territory inviolable and our democracy impregnable. As we reflect on [...]

By | October 8th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments
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