Incitement case against opposition figures further adjourned

Incitement case against opposition figures further adjourned

January 22, 2019 | Comments: 33

The controversial incitement case against former Prime Minister Edison James, former United Workers Party (UWP) senator Dr. Thomson Fontaine and Opposition Leader Lennox Linton, was adjourned to ...

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Two business establishments welcome ban on Styrofoam and plastics

Two business establishments welcome ban on Styrofoam and plastics

January 23, 2019 | Comments: 0

The ban on Styrofoam and plastic items has taken effect as of January and two of the biggest importers of these products on the island have welcomed the move. General Manager of the Solid Waste ...

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Call for urgent public review of St Kitts-Nevis economic citizenship programme

Call for urgent public review of St Kitts-Nevis economic citizenship programme

January 23, 2019 | Comments: 1

Leading activist and legal figures in St Kitts and Nevis have called for the government to address fraudulent practices surrounding the nation’s citizenship by investment (CBI) programme.During ...

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ANNOUNCEMENT: Registration for ACCA classes now open

ANNOUNCEMENT: Registration for ACCA classes now open

January 22, 2019 | Comments: 1

Are you interested in pursuing studies to gain your Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) qualification? Do you appreciate the value of being ...

JOB ANNOUNCEMENT: Epic Communications

JOB ANNOUNCEMENT: Epic Communications

January 21, 2019 | Comments: 0

EPIC Communications Inc is seeking 2 NETWORK TECHNICIANS. Job Description: The Senior Network Technician maintains and supervises all in–house jobs and reports to ...

ANNOUNCEMENT: The housing revolution starts now

ANNOUNCEMENT: The housing revolution starts now

January 17, 2019 | Comments: 1

THE HOUSING REVOLUTION STARTS NOW It has always been the vision of the Dominican government to revolutionize the housing condition in Dominica. For more than a ...

PUBLIC NOTICE: Independent Regulatory Commission

PUBLIC NOTICE: Independent Regulatory Commission

January 15, 2019 | Comments: 0

The public is advised that pursuant to section 30 of the ESA, James Klinck has submitted an application to the commission for the grant of a generation licence. Full ...

VACANCY NOTICE: NAO Programme Engineer

VACANCY NOTICE: NAO Programme Engineer

January 9, 2019 | Comments: 1

OFFICE OF THE NATIONAL AUTHORISING OFFICER FOR THE EUROPEAN DEVELOPMENT FUND VACANCY NOTICE – PROGRAMME ENGINEER   A Vacancy exists within the Office of the ...

VACANCY NOTICE: Senior Investor Services Officer

VACANCY NOTICE: Senior Investor Services Officer

January 8, 2019 | Comments: 0

  VACANCY NOTICE SENIOR INVESTOR SERVICES OFFICER   Applications are invited from suitably qualified persons to fill the position of Senior Investor ...

ANNOUNCEMENT: Open auditions for RIVERSONG

ANNOUNCEMENT: Open auditions for RIVERSONG

January 6, 2019 | Comments: 0

RiverSong, not just a choir: a harmonious, open-minded, musically eclectic community inspired by the best traditions. RiverSong is having open auditions primarily ...

ANNOUNCEMENT: The following individuals are asked to contact DYBT

ANNOUNCEMENT: The following individuals are asked to contact DYBT

December 20, 2018 | Comments: 1

  The Dominica Youth Business Trust requests the following individuals to contact the office no later than Monday 28th January, 2019.  We can be contacted at ...

British and Grammy Award Winner Joss Stone to perform in Dominica  

British and Grammy Award Winner Joss Stone to perform in Dominica  

January 22, 2019 | Comments: 5

Joss Stone whose given name is Jocelyn Stoker, Brit and Grammy Award singer/songwriter, will perform at the Alliance Francaise de la Dominique from 7 pm on Tuesday January 22, 2019 as part of her ...

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Hubert Charles appointed Dominica’s ambassador to United Arab Emirates        

Hubert Charles appointed Dominica’s ambassador to United Arab Emirates        

January 22, 2019 | Comments: 6

Dominica has decided to establish a diplomatic presence in the United Arab Emirates and to further develop the bilateral relations that exist between the two countries. The Government of Dominica ...

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PM Skerrit says international organizations imposing will on small countries

PM Skerrit says international organizations imposing will on small countries

January 22, 2019 | Comments: 41

Prime Minister, Roosevelt Skerrit, is of the view that the country could be at a disadvantage if amendments were not made to the Offshore Banking Act. The Amendments were approved in Parliament ...

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COMMENTARY: If you own or drive a vehicle…

COMMENTARY: If you own or drive a vehicle…

January 22, 2019 | Comments: 6

  It happens practically everyday. A customer walks into the workshop to have a key cut for his vehicle – however – he has no key to be duplicated. Instead, he brings the particular lock ...

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SPECIAL FEATURE: Royal Globe Inc, ‘cattle on a thousand hills’

SPECIAL FEATURE: Royal Globe Inc, ‘cattle on a thousand hills’

January 22, 2019 | Comments: 2

Avena Alia Prince, age 33, from Grand fond, is the owner of Royal Globe Inc., which is a garment manufacturing and education company founded in April 2015. The company manufactures women’s ...

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Tourism surpasses expectations in 2019 says DDA’s Colin Piper

Tourism surpasses expectations in 2019 says DDA’s Colin Piper

January 22, 2019 | Comments: 15

Director of Tourism, Colin Piper, has said that despite the fact that 2018 was a challenging year, Dominica’s tourism industry surpassed its expectations and received international ...

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ANNOUNCEMENT: Registration for ACCA classes now open

ANNOUNCEMENT: Registration for ACCA classes now open

January 22, 2019 | Comments: 1

Are you interested in pursuing studies to gain your Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) qualification? Do you appreciate the value of being certified? Would you like to be a ...

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Speaker Knights speaks on Thomson Fontaine dismissal

Speaker Knights speaks on Thomson Fontaine dismissal

January 22, 2019 | Comments: 32

Speaker of the House of Assembly, Alix Boyd-Knights, has explained how United Workers Party (UWP) member, Dr. Thomson Fontaine, lost his position as a senator. She told Parliament on Monday that ...

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JOB ANNOUNCEMENT: Epic Communications

JOB ANNOUNCEMENT: Epic Communications

January 21, 2019 | Comments: 0

EPIC Communications Inc is seeking 2 NETWORK TECHNICIANS. Job Description: The Senior Network Technician maintains and supervises all in–house jobs and reports to the Engineer. Role and ...

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FLOW makes 22 employees redundant

FLOW makes 22 employees redundant

January 21, 2019 | Comments: 19

Twenty-two employees have been made redundant by telecommunications company, FLOW Dominica. Sixteen employees who were transferred from Marpin 2K4 Limited to FLOW Dominica will be made redundant ...

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PM Skerrit gives Isaac thumbs up for performance so far

PM Skerrit gives Isaac thumbs up for performance so far

January 21, 2019 | Comments: 30

Prime Minister, Roosevelt Skerrit, is giving former opposition member Joseph Isaac thumbs up for his contribution so far as part of the DLP administration. Isaac won the Roseau Central seat as a ...

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DEAR BELLA: My hairdresser is a thief

DEAR BELLA: My hairdresser is a thief

January 21, 2019 | Comments: 17

Bella, My hair dresser in the north of the island has been stealing peoples weave especially when they come to sew in the expensive Brazilian and Indian Remy weaves. I know this because she is my ...

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Ronald Charles sworn-in as UWP senator

Ronald Charles sworn-in as UWP senator

January 21, 2019 | Comments: 19

The United Workers Party (UWP) candidate for the Roseau Valley Constituency, Attorney Ronald Charles has been officially sworn-in as the newest member of parliament, holding the position of ...

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BUSINESS BYTE: Flow Dominica achieves record-setting year post Hurricane Maria

BUSINESS BYTE: Flow Dominica achieves record-setting year post Hurricane Maria

January 21, 2019 | Comments: 2

Flow Dominica came in for high praises after turning in an unexpectedly strong performance at the recently concluded financial year-end on December 31, 2018.  “It was a year filled with the ...

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VIDEO: Shelley-LOCAL (Bouyon 2019)

VIDEO: Shelley-LOCAL (Bouyon 2019)

January 21, 2019 | Comments: 5

Bouyon music explores the power of advocacy! A once comfortable artist, Shelly, embarks on a journey of Local empowerment, which he claims to have been triggered by a “shifted energy.” The ...

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Earthquake felt in Dominica and other Caribbean islands

Earthquake felt in Dominica and other Caribbean islands

January 21, 2019 | Comments: 3

An earthquake shook  Dominica, Guadeloupe and Antigua & Barbuda on Monday morning. Preliminary information from the UWI Seismic centre automatic detection system shows that the ...

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Watch live coverage of Parliament

Watch live coverage of Parliament

January 21, 2019 | Comments: 6

Watch live coverage of parliament now underway at the Dominica House of Assembly.

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Forestry Division concerned about Cuban tree frog in Dominica

Forestry Division concerned about Cuban tree frog in Dominica

January 21, 2019 | Comments: 10

Acting head of Research and Monitoring at the Forestry Division, Jeanelle Brisbane, says the division remains concerned over the invasion of the Cuban tree frog in Dominica. The frog is currently ...

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