Belize to Skip Payment If Lenders Don’t Relent – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street Journal Belize to Skip Payment If Lenders Don't RelentWall Street JournalBy GEORGIA WELLS. Belize, a Central American nation with an economy the size of Pine Bluff, Ark., is running out of money to pay its debts. But the tiny country is playing hardball with its lenders. Belize is insisting that creditors forgive 45% of …Belize private sector supports renegotiationTrinidad Guardian all 4 news...

Ruling Party Set to Win Elections – SG – AllAfrica.com

Ruling Party Set to Win Elections – SGAllAfrica.comAddressing a political rally held in Belize district, northern Cabinda province,,as part of the election campaign, Dino Matross guaranteed that as in previous elections his party will win this election, asking, however, the local residents to vote en … and...

Belize defaulting on debt payment …Opposition wants explanation – Jamaica Gleaner

Jamaica Gleaner Belize defaulting on debt payment …Opposition wants explanationJamaica GleanerPUP said that Opposition Leader Francis Fonseca was neither consulted nor informed of "this very critical decision which has very serious implications for Belize's economy and development". A statement from Barrow's office on Tuesday said that the next …Government Says Belize Will Fail to Meet Next Payment on Nation's Foreign DebtLoveFMBelize nears defaulting on bond paymentFinancial TimesBelize Default, Says Unable To Meet Superbond Coupon PaymentBelizean all 12 news...

Record Number of Manatees Seen in Belize – Huffington Post (blog)

Record Number of Manatees Seen in BelizeHuffington Post (blog)To get a better handle on the number and locations of endangered Antillean manatees, Belize's leading marine research organization and conservation groups took to the skies to scan the crystalline waters of Belize for the rotund marine mammals. From...

Belize Default, Says Unable To Meet Superbond Coupon Payment – Belizean

Belizean Belize Default, Says Unable To Meet Superbond Coupon PaymentBelizean“The Step-Up Bond alone represents approximately one-half of Belize's total recorded public indebtedness”, said Dean Barrow, Prime Minister of Belize and Minister of Finance and Economic Development. “The annual interest rate on this bond stepped up … and...