Watch live streaming of Dominica/BVI World Cup qualifier today

Watch live streaming of Dominica/BVI World Cup qualifier today

March 29, 2015 | Comments: 0

Dominica won the 1st of two World Cup Football qualifier matches against the BVI in a keenly contested 3-2 encounter on Thursday. Despite that win, today’s (Sunday March 29) return match ...

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Jeraine Joseph is Mademoiselle Francophone 2015

Jeraine Joseph is Mademoiselle Francophone 2015

March 29, 2015 | Comments: 0

Jeraine Joseph of Goodwill Primary School has won the title of Mademoiselle Francophone 2015. She represented the country of Tunisia at the show which was held on Saturday at the Arawak House of ...

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DDA calls for solution to WNT luggage transportation issue

DDA calls for solution to WNT luggage transportation issue

March 29, 2015 | Comments: 0

Chief Executive Officer of the Discover Dominica Authority (DDA), Colin Piper, has said that one of the biggest issues in promoting the Waitukubuli National Trail (WNT) is the fact that tour ...

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Small Business Development Centres to be established in Dominica

Small Business Development Centres to be established in Dominica

March 27, 2015 | Comments: 5

Government is seeking to drive the development of micro, small and medium enterprises in Dominica. In the light of this, the Ministry of Commerce, Enterprise and Small Business Development is ...

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ECSE Trade Report

ECSE Trade Report

March 29, 2015 | Comments: 0

This week on the Eastern Caribbean Securities Market, the following securities traded: · 2,400 East Caribbean Financial Holding Co Ltd shares traded at $6.00 per share · 41 St Lucia ...

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DFA president pleased over Dominica’s FIFA qualifier win

DFA president pleased over Dominica’s FIFA qualifier win

March 27, 2015 | Comments: 1

President of the Dominica Football Association (DFA) is expressing delight after Dominica triumphed over the BVI in Thursday night’s FIFA World Cup qualifier. He said the team is now ...

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Five police officers charged with murder

Five police officers charged with murder

March 27, 2015 | Comments: 39

Five police officers have been charged in connection with the death of Joshua Etienne of Portsmouth. The five appeared before a Roseau Magistrate on Friday and were charged with murder. They ...

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Massacre/Canefield Primary School holds Sports Day

Massacre/Canefield Primary School holds Sports Day

March 27, 2015 | Comments: 2

Students of the Massacre/Canefield Primary School turned out in large numbers to participate in their yearly sports day activity on Friday. Students represented various houses including ...

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DCTAI stresses the importance of community tourism

DCTAI stresses the importance of community tourism

March 27, 2015 | Comments: 2

President of the Dominica Community Tourism Association Inc (DCTAI), Josephine Dublin- Prince has said the whole concept of community tourism is about “ourselves”. According to her, tourism ...

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Dominica Association of Professional Engineers elects new executive

Dominica Association of Professional Engineers elects new executive

March 27, 2015 | Comments: 5

On Wednesday 19th March, 2015 a new executive was elected for the Dominica Association of Professional Engineers (D.A.P.E) at its annual general meeting held at Sutton Place Hotel. The board ...

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BUSINESS BYTE: Digicel launches its Easter Smartphone Data Promotion

BUSINESS BYTE: Digicel launches its Easter Smartphone Data Promotion

March 27, 2015 | Comments: 0

Digicel is giving the best value this Easter with the launch of its exciting ‘Easter Smartphone Data Promotion which gives customers who purchase selected 4G enabled smartphones with 500 ...

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Dominica defeats BVI in first FIFA qualifier

Dominica defeats BVI in first FIFA qualifier

March 27, 2015 | Comments: 2

Dominica came from behind to beat the British Virgin Islands (BVI) in the first leg of its World Cup qualifier at the Windsor Park Sports Stadium on the evening of March 26, 2015. Playing its ...

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UPDATE: Gov’t to assist Justin Esprit

UPDATE: Gov’t to assist Justin Esprit

March 27, 2015 | Comments: 53

A young man, who has been asking for assistance for surgery to save his leg, will be receiving help from the government. DNO was told that the government has approved funds to cover the surgery, ...

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Dominicans told to conserve water resources

Dominicans told to conserve water resources

March 27, 2015 | Comments: 3

The issue of water conservation has been brought to the fore and at no better time than World Water Day held earlier this week. Dominicans are being encouraged to help conserve water by the ...

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Roseau River Promenade phase one nearing completion

Roseau River Promenade phase one nearing completion

March 27, 2015 | Comments: 12

Phase one of the Roseau River Promenade is 98 percent complete, Tourism Minister, Robert Tonge has said. The project includes the construction of a 45 meter wall on the northern bank of the ...

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Young people urged to love themselves

Young people urged to love themselves

March 27, 2015 | Comments: 0

Family Life Educator at the Dominica Planned Parenthood Association, Annie St. Luce, is encouraging students from the Isaiah Thomas Secondary School (ITSS) to love themselves. St. Luce was ...

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PHOTO OF DAY: Up in the clouds

PHOTO OF DAY: Up in the clouds

March 27, 2015 | Comments: 2

Photo depicts Morne Micotrin on a lovely day Photo by Jenny Spencer Photographers – novice, amateur or professional – in Dominica are asked to submit photos, photographer credit and caption ...

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Cruise projection on track – Piper

Cruise projection on track – Piper

March 27, 2015 | Comments: 7

Chief Executive Officer of the Discover Dominica Authority (DDA), Colin Piper says projections, in terms of cruise ship arrivals for the next season, are on track. Piper told Dominica News ...

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Orion Academy wins public speaking competition

Orion Academy wins public speaking competition

March 26, 2015 | Comments: 9

Winner of the Kiwanis Public Speaking Competition, who represented the Orion Academy Emma Lehrer, says she felt “really good” to have won title. Students from different secondary schools on ...

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Roseau Enhancement Project delayed

Roseau Enhancement Project delayed

March 26, 2015 | Comments: 85

A project which was expected to begin in the “first quarter of 2015″ will not go ahead as planned. A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) was signed between the government of Dominica ...

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Youth take aim at violence against women

Youth take aim at violence against women

March 26, 2015 | Comments: 10

Violence against women is seen as a major problem, not just in Dominica but worldwide and as part of bringing awareness to this issue, the National Youth Council (NYC) of Dominica along with the ...

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BUSINESS BYTE: H.H.V. Whitchurch & Co. Ltd. Recognises 295 Years of Service

BUSINESS BYTE: H.H.V. Whitchurch & Co. Ltd. Recognises 295 Years of Service

March 26, 2015 | Comments: 6

H.H.V. Whitchurch & Co. Ltd., established and operating in Dominica for the last 105 years, was surpassed in age by its Long Service Employees who were recognized in a private ceremony at ...

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