NEWS ITEMS OF
- THE EPA, OR ECONOMIC PARTNERSHIP AGREEMENT WITH THE EU
- JUNGLE SOUNDS OF HILLVIEW,
UKCITIZENS INVITED TO IMMIGRATE TO THE CARIBBEAN
- BACKLOG IN
IMMIGRATION APPLICATIONS STILL THERE, AFTER 8 MONTHS OF UDP MANAGEMENT. BELIZE WESTERN BELIZERECREATIONAL AREA, GETS JAVIER FLYING SERVICE. FROM OFFSHORE BARRIER REEF TOURIST PLACES, TO LOCAL MUNICIPAL CENTRAL FARM AIRSTRIP!
Nothing much in the weekend news. PM Barrow disappeared on personal leave. The Cable Company dropped CARIBBEAN NEWS last Tuesday night after Channel 5 news. I waited for an hour or more to get the CARIBBEAN NEWS and hear about the EPA signing with the EU. But all we got was a substituted
One item, was the Opposition party the PUP party newspaper rag, the
Far as my experience has been,
Neighbor here, supposedly a naturalized Guatemalan Belizean, still cannot get his papers for citizenship and also papers for the government house lot on which he built his house. Time elapsed is measured in years. Apparently a lot of people are complaining about it in Western Belize Cayo District. Obviously the new UDP government has failed to deal with the backlog found in Immigration applications. Down in the CREOLE port town, they are complaining about the shift in demographics from CREOLE to MESTIZO majority. Fact is; that the port town pays a lot of taxes, but it is a re-circulating type circle of government salaries and activity, that is non productive and basically they keep circulating the same tax revenue money. Each tax bite reduces the amount available until the rural districts foreign exchange earnings, trickle in more freshly earned money. The only NEW MONEY coming in; is from the Tourist Industry, oil taxes and the Agriculture Sector mostly. These foreign exchange sources are not in
It is 1:30 a.m. in the early nighttime morning hours and I guess my noisy tapping away on the computer keyboard is aggravating the birds in their nests outside my windows.
One of the interesting items in world news, is that the
Javier Flying Service offers charter flight now from the barrier reef islands of San Pedro and Caye Caulker tourist towns, to the Central Farm airstrip, five miles from the twin towns, agriculture and tourist shopping centers by local taxi.
- Falconview Adventure Hostel telephone: 663 5580 Santa Elena Town, on the slope of
. Upscale and budget accomodations. Green Parrot Valley
- Charter plane flight, to and from Cayes tel: 223 5360, or 610 0446 to Central Farm airstrip. ($375 or $415
plus 10% GST tax. (Cessna 172 ) 3 passengers. usa
- Local taxis are cars with green license plates in Western Belize, local fares are $8 bz, $4
, or 2 EU. usa