OCTOBER 20th-Daily Updates from Dominica

OCTOBER 20th-Daily Updates from Dominica

October 20, 2017 | Comments: 11

The Physical Planning aspect of rebuilding was the focus of today’s news briefing from the Office of the Prime Minister of Dominica. Officials Mr Lucien Blackmoore and Mr Kelvin Rolle from ...

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Unhealthy Saharan Dust Blankets the Caribbean

Unhealthy Saharan Dust Blankets the Caribbean

October 20, 2017 | Comments: 3

 In addition to heat, the orientation of Atlantic High is causing winds to transport dry, dusty and unhealthy air from the Sahara Desert, in Africa, to the Caribbean. The dust streams across the ...

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Antiguan Employees Urged to Hire Dominicans

Antiguan Employees Urged to Hire Dominicans

October 22, 2017 | Comments: 0

The Acting Prime Minister in Antigua and Barbuda Steadroy Cutie Benjamin is urging employers in the twin island state to hire Dominicans who fled their country following Hurricane Maria. ...

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Blood Drive at Princess Margaret Hospital

Blood Drive at Princess Margaret Hospital

October 19, 2017 | Comments: 0

The Laboratory team of the Princess Margaret Hospital will be hosting a blood donating drive Date: Friday 20th October 2017 Location: Physiotherapy department ...

OJ Seraphin: After David–the experiences of a Hurricane  (Part I)

OJ Seraphin: After David–the experiences of a Hurricane (Part I)

October 22, 2017 | Comments: 0

By OJ Seraphin—Former PM -Commonwealth of Dominica I have been asked by all and sundry of whom I am connected to share an inspiration and give a message of hopeon how the David experience can ...

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Apology Issued to Prime Minister Dr. the Hon. Timothy Harris

Apology Issued to Prime Minister Dr. the Hon. Timothy Harris

October 22, 2017 | Comments: 1

On 20 October 2017, Dominica News Online published a false article entitled “St Kitts- Nevis PM now revealed to hold Dominica diplomatic passport” on its website. The article ...

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Announcement from National Co-operative Credit Union LTD (NCCU)

Announcement from National Co-operative Credit Union LTD (NCCU)

October 21, 2017 | Comments: 0

The National Cooperative Credit Union Ltd (NCCU) has formalised a package of recovery relief measures in keeping with its commitment to assist members and help stimulate national recovery ...

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Announcement: Commonwealth of Dominica Ontario Association

Announcement: Commonwealth of Dominica Ontario Association

October 21, 2017 | Comments: 0

The following is an announcement from the  Commonwealth of Dominica Ontario Association (CDOA): VOLUNTEERS NEEDED URGENTLY  Loading another container tomorrow at Twilight Unit 10, 55 ...

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DIGICEL SERVICE RESUMES IN MARIGOT

DIGICEL SERVICE RESUMES IN MARIGOT

October 21, 2017 | Comments: 0

Roseau, Dominica: Digicel customers in Marigot, home to the Douglas Charles Airport, are now re-connected to the network. Service has already resumed for customers in: Woodfordhill, Wesley, Anse ...

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DATES CHANGE FOR #D4DAY MATCH BETWEEN PRIDE, HURRICANES

DATES CHANGE FOR #D4DAY MATCH BETWEEN PRIDE, HURRICANES

October 21, 2017 | Comments: 0

JOHN’S, Antigua– Cricket West Indies advisedon Friday that it has approved a change to the dates for the Barbados Pride home match against Leeward Islands Hurricanes in the Digicel Regional ...

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OAS and Colorado State University offer study opportunities

OAS and Colorado State University offer study opportunities

October 20, 2017 | Comments: 0

CHARLESTOWN NEVIS (October 19, 2017) — The Human Resources Department is pleased to inform you that the Organization of American States (OAS) in collaboration with Colorado State ...

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DAVID RUDDER PERFORMING AT THE I AM CARIBBEAN HURRICANE RELIEF CONCERT

DAVID RUDDER PERFORMING AT THE I AM CARIBBEAN HURRICANE RELIEF CONCERT

October 20, 2017 | Comments: 0

David Rudder has joined the I Am Caribbean Live Aid Project All Star Cast in support of the Regional Hurricane Relief Drive. The highly anticipated I Am Live Aid Concert is set to be ...

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MASSIVE WIN FOR WINDES WOMEN OVER SRI LANKA IN FIRST T20I

MASSIVE WIN FOR WINDES WOMEN OVER SRI LANKA IN FIRST T20I

October 20, 2017 | Comments: 1

ST. JOHN’S, Antigua – Hayley Matthews struck an unbeaten 37 and took 1 wicket to lead the Windies Women to a 71-run victory over Sri Lanka to win game 1 in the 3-match series in Antigua last ...

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Spain Signals Commitment to Post-hurricane Economic Recovery in CARICOM

Spain Signals Commitment to Post-hurricane Economic Recovery in CARICOM

October 19, 2017 | Comments: 0

CARICOM Secretariat   Thursday, October 19 2017 – Spain has responded positively to the Caribbean Community’s (CARICOM) advocacy for resilient reconstruction of its Member States ...

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VENUES CHANGED FOR VOLCANOES’ HOME MATCHES

VENUES CHANGED FOR VOLCANOES’ HOME MATCHES

October 19, 2017 | Comments: 0

St. JOHN’S, Antigua– Cricket West Indies advised on Thursday that it has approved a change in venues for two of the Windward Islands Volcanoes’ home matches in the Digicel Regional 4-Day ...

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Blood Drive at Princess Margaret Hospital

Blood Drive at Princess Margaret Hospital

October 19, 2017 | Comments: 0

The Laboratory team of the Princess Margaret Hospital will be hosting a blood donating drive Date: Friday 20th October 2017 Location: Physiotherapy department next to Orderlys’ ...

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OCTOBER 19th-Press Briefing Cancelled

OCTOBER 19th-Press Briefing Cancelled

October 19, 2017 | Comments: 11

The daily press briefing from the Office of the Prime Minister has been cancelled for Thursday, October 19th due to a scheduling conflict with the funeral of former member of the House of ...

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OFFICIAL FUNERAL FOR THE LATE RALPH STANLEY FADELLE FORMER MEMBER OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

OFFICIAL FUNERAL FOR THE LATE RALPH STANLEY FADELLE FORMER MEMBER OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

October 19, 2017 | Comments: 6

Roseau, Dominica (October 18, 2017) — The Government of Dominica has afforded the late Ralph Stanley Fadelle, former Member of the House of Assembly, an Official Funeral to be held ...

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Refund of World Creole Music Festival Tickets

Refund of World Creole Music Festival Tickets

October 18, 2017 | Comments: 23

Roseau Dominica – (October 18, 2017) – Persons who purchased tickets for the 2017 edition of the World Creole Music Festival may be eligible for a refund. Persons with valid tickets and ...

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PANCAP hosts Consultation to formulate Regional Advocacy Strategy

PANCAP hosts Consultation to formulate Regional Advocacy Strategy

October 18, 2017 | Comments: 0

The Pan Caribbean Partnership against HIV and AIDS (PANCAP), the mechanism that provides a structured and unified approach to the Caribbean’s response to the HIV epidemic, will host a ...

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World Creole Music Festival Cancelled

World Creole Music Festival Cancelled

October 18, 2017 | Comments: 3

Roseau Dominica – (October 18, 2017) – Discover Dominica Authority (DDA), informs the public that the 20 th edition of the World Creole Music Festival has been cancelled. Following the ...

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OCTOBER 18th-Daily Updates from Dominica

OCTOBER 18th-Daily Updates from Dominica

October 18, 2017 | Comments: 25

Today, officials from the Red Cross as well as the Tourism Industry briefed the press concerning the impact of Hurricane Maria on their respective sectors, while outlining the plans to move ...

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Puerto Rico Needs your Help: How to Volunteer

Puerto Rico Needs your Help: How to Volunteer

October 18, 2017 | Comments: 7

On September 20, 2017, Hurricane Maria, a powerful Category 4, hit the island of Puerto Rico causing catastrophic effects. It’s a humanitarian crisis that is very close to home — here at ...

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