Dominica recommits to One China policy; China vows not to interfere in internal affairs

Dominica recommits to One China policy; China vows not to interfere in internal affairs

March 20, 2019 | Comments: 4

Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit has said that Dominica has seen tremendous benefits after 15 years of diplomatic relations with China. He spoke on Tuesday night at a function to mark the 15th ...

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Dominica includes overseas-based player on team for Saturday

Dominica includes overseas-based player on team for Saturday

March 20, 2019 | Comments: 1

Dominica’s National Senior Men’s Head Coach, Rajesh Joseph Latchoo has included Gylles Mitchel to his twenty man squad, to face Bahamas in their final match of the preliminary round in ...

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Four Dominican communities presented with water tanks

Four Dominican communities presented with water tanks

March 20, 2019 | Comments: 1

On Sunday March 17th , the West Dominica Children’s Federation Inc. held a successful community meeting in the village of Gallion at which the organization donated 47 water storage tanks ...

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ANNOUNCEMENT: Housing Revolution Continues

ANNOUNCEMENT: Housing Revolution Continues

March 14, 2019 | Comments: 9

  Before the 1st quarter of 2019 ends, new doors will be opened to 114 families as the government of the Commonwealth of Dominica hands over the keys to their ...

ANNOUNCEMENT: Expressions of interest for assessment of feeder roads

ANNOUNCEMENT: Expressions of interest for assessment of feeder roads

March 12, 2019 | Comments: 0

GOVERNMENT OF THE COMMONWEALTH OF DOMINICA OFFICE OF THE NATIONAL AUTHORISING OFFICER FOR THE EUROPEAN DEVELOPMENT FUND   REQUEST FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST   ...

ANNOUNCEMENT: La Vigne Restaurant opening hours

ANNOUNCEMENT: La Vigne Restaurant opening hours

February 19, 2019 | Comments: 1

LA VIGNE OPENING HOURS Please be informed that the La Vigne Restaurant is now opened from 8:30 am to 9:00 pm from Monday to Saturday. La Vigne is a new restaurant ...

SERVICE CONTRACT NOTICE: Design and supervision of the construction of two regional emergency shelters

SERVICE CONTRACT NOTICE: Design and supervision of the construction of two regional emergency shelters

February 19, 2019 | Comments: 2

SERVICE CONTRACT NOTICE Design and Supervision of the Construction of Two Regional Emergency Shelters            Commonwealth of Dominica   Reference    ...

Trump to discuss Venezuela, China with five Caribbean leaders

Trump to discuss Venezuela, China with five Caribbean leaders

March 20, 2019 | Comments: 37

  US President Donald Trump will meet five Caribbean leaders this Friday with Venezuela and China among a wide range of topics to be discussed. Trump will meet the leaders of the ...

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Police questioning individual in connection with death of 12 year-old

Police questioning individual in connection with death of 12 year-old

March 20, 2019 | Comments: 2

The police continue their investigation into the death of a 12-year-old male student of the Isaiah Thomas Secondary School. The boy was found dead on his mother’s porch earlier this month in ...

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DEAR BELLA:  Am I ‘sick’ because I like older women?

DEAR BELLA: Am I ‘sick’ because I like older women?

March 20, 2019 | Comments: 8

I am a 21 year old man and I want to know if I have  a problem because I like older women. Ever since I remember myself I loved women who are much older. 50,54 and up Currently I am...

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Another gold for Dominica at Special Olympics

Another gold for Dominica at Special Olympics

March 20, 2019 | Comments: 8

Dominica continues to excel at the Special Olympics World Games in Abu Dhabi. The team has added another gold to their tally of medals, with Liza Lucien and Melissa Dupigny claiming gold in the  ...

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Foreign Ministers of China and Dominica exchange congratulatory letters for the 15th anniversary of diplomatic relations between their two countries

Foreign Ministers of China and Dominica exchange congratulatory letters for the 15th anniversary of diplomatic relations between their two countries

March 19, 2019 | Comments: 20

China’s Foreign Minister, Wang Yi has sent a congratulatory letter to Dominica’s Foreign Minister, Francine Baron on the occasion of the 15th anniversary of the establishment of ...

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Dominican led company ready to supply hemp and cannabis seeds to the Caribbean

Dominican led company ready to supply hemp and cannabis seeds to the Caribbean

March 19, 2019 | Comments: 34

Dominican born Elvis “Papi” Edwards, Director of CBDxr, a US based cannabis and hemp industry participant, has been given the go ahead to export seeds outside of the United States. ...

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Dominica team wins gold at Special Olympics

Dominica team wins gold at Special Olympics

March 19, 2019 | Comments: 11

The Dominica Special Olympics team who left island on the 7th of March to participate in the Special Olympics World Games in Abu Dhabi, has been doing exceptionally well and have won 2 Gold ...

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COMMUNITY REPORT: Dumping in Antrim/Springfield area

COMMUNITY REPORT: Dumping in Antrim/Springfield area

March 19, 2019 | Comments: 11

As a concerned citizen I would like to get this to the attention of those concerned. There is what I consider wicked dumping going on along the roadside in the Antrim and Springfield area.   I ...

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Dominica represented at show jumping competition in Martinique

Dominica represented at show jumping competition in Martinique

March 19, 2019 | Comments: 6

Showjumping was incorporated into the Olympic Games in 1912 and is designed to test the stamina, precision, power and control of both the horse and its rider. The course usually includes tight ...

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Twenty-six police officers complete Small Unit Tactics training

Twenty-six police officers complete Small Unit Tactics training

March 19, 2019 | Comments: 18

Twenty-six police officers have completed a five-day Small Unit Tactics training held at Morne Bruce.  The training conducted by the Florida National Guard ran from March 11th to March 15th. The ...

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First Assistant Commissioner of Police appointed in Dominica

First Assistant Commissioner of Police appointed in Dominica

March 19, 2019 | Comments: 18

Superintendent of police Richmond Valentine has become the first police officer to be appointed to the position of Assistant Commissioner of Police in Dominica. An amendment to the Police Act ...

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Utrecht Tram Shooting leaves three dead

Utrecht Tram Shooting leaves three dead

March 18, 2019 | Comments: 0

Just days after New Zealand mosque terror attack which according to CNN left 50 dead and 50 wounded, police officers in the Netherlands believe that Monday’s shooting on a tram in Utrecht could ...

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OECS Ambassador to Brussels responds to Dominica’s black listing by EU

OECS Ambassador to Brussels responds to Dominica’s black listing by EU

March 18, 2019 | Comments: 18

Ambassador of the Eastern Caribbean States to Brussels, Sharlene Shillingford-McKlmon has responded to the European Union’s blacklisting of Dominica pointing out that Dominica has fulfilled ...

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Douglas predicts another election sweep for DLP

Douglas predicts another election sweep for DLP

March 18, 2019 | Comments: 63

Parliamentary representative for the Portsmouth Constituency, Ian Douglas has said that the upcoming general election will yield another sweep of the polls for the Dominica Labour Party (DLP). He ...

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Community of ‘Gutter’ mourns death of Peter Hodge

Community of ‘Gutter’ mourns death of Peter Hodge

March 18, 2019 | Comments: 43

The community of Gutter is mourning the death of Peter Hodge, a young man described as a “very nice” person in that community who succumbed from gunshot injuries last night. According to ...

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Antigua Govt admits to link between Carnival Cruise pull out and GPH agreement

Antigua Govt admits to link between Carnival Cruise pull out and GPH agreement

March 18, 2019 | Comments: 8

The Antigua government has for the first time admitted that the recent pull out by Caribbean Cruise Lines has a lot to do with its agreement with Global Port Holdings or GPH. GPH recently signed ...

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China-Dominica Friendship Day to be held on March 23rd

China-Dominica Friendship Day to be held on March 23rd

March 18, 2019 | Comments: 19

The Chinese Embassy in Dominica will celebrate the 15th Anniversary of the Establishment of Diplomatic Relations between the People’s Republic of China and the Commonwealth of Dominica on ...

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UPDATED: Dominicans in Florida encouraged to buy Dominican dasheen

UPDATED: Dominicans in Florida encouraged to buy Dominican dasheen

March 18, 2019 | Comments: 27

In an effort to continue to promote the development of the agricultural sector of Dominica, the Dominica Export Import Agency (DEXIA) has continued to source markets for our Dominican farmers ...

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