Chef Nikki wins again (with photos)

Chef Nikki wins again (with photos)

April 30, 2016 | Comments: 0

For the third year in a row, Chef Nikki Esprit of Fond Cole, who is employed at Cafe Desiderata, has copped the Island Chef title. She defeated five other participants to top the competition ...

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Black Sigatoka tolerant bananas harvested in Dominica

Black Sigatoka tolerant bananas harvested in Dominica

April 29, 2016 | Comments: 6

The Caribbean Agricultural Research and Development Institute (CARDI), in collaboration with the Ministry of Agriculture, has successfully harvested in Dominica types of banana and plantain, ...

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Dominicans receive training in implementing Child Justice Act

Dominicans receive training in implementing Child Justice Act

April 30, 2016 | Comments: 0

A number of practitioners have been exposed to training in risk assessment in keeping with provisions of the Child Justice Bill which will soon to be enacted by Parliament. The four day training ...

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Memorial Service for Ryan Pacquette

Memorial Service for Ryan Pacquette

April 27, 2016 | Comments: 0

There will be a memorial service for Ryan Bedi Pacquette who passed away on the 18th of September 2014 at the age of 27 at his home in Miami. He lived to mourn his ...

Ministry of Health Fogging Announcement

Ministry of Health Fogging Announcement

April 25, 2016 | Comments: 4

The residents of St. Aroment/Goodwill, Roseau Central, Grandfond/MorneJaune/Riviere Cyrique and Penville/Vieille Case, are to take note that the National Pest and ...

Association of Music Professionals (AMP) training sessions for music professionals

Association of Music Professionals (AMP) training sessions for music professionals

April 17, 2016 | Comments: 0

The Association of Music Professionals (AMP) with funding from the Government of Dominica announces two training sessions for professionals in the music industry. ...

KEEPING SAFE: Tips from Crime Stoppers Dominica

KEEPING SAFE: Tips from Crime Stoppers Dominica

April 11, 2016 | Comments: 0

In addition to enabling crime reporting through a safe means, Crime Stoppers Dominica also provides the public with the information and tools to guard themselves ...

Melvina’s Customer Notice

Melvina’s Customer Notice

April 28, 2016 | Comments: 0

Please note that Melvina's Bar will be closed until further notice. We hope you will enjoy the holiday ..

Evangelical leaders get sensitized on Child Friendly Schools Initiative

Evangelical leaders get sensitized on Child Friendly Schools Initiative

April 29, 2016 | Comments: 3

A workshop which seeks to sensitize evangelical leaders on the importance of child-friendly spaces in Dominica was held at the Garraway Hotel on Friday. This workshop is one in a series of ...

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NBD awards Primary School Football Championship winners

NBD awards Primary School Football Championship winners

April 29, 2016 | Comments: 0

The curtains came down on the NBD Primary Schools Football Championship on Wednesday April 27, 2016 at Benjamin’s Park in Portsmouth. The final match of the season was played, the final goal ...

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PHOTO OF THE DAY: Enjoying nature

PHOTO OF THE DAY: Enjoying nature

April 29, 2016 | Comments: 1

Photo depicts a mother and her son at the Middleham Falls during a recent visit to Dominica Photo by Francisca McEwan Photographers – novice, amateur or professional – in Dominica are asked ...

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NYCD to host quarterly youth caucus

NYCD to host quarterly youth caucus

April 29, 2016 | Comments: 0

The National Youth Council of Dominica (NYCD) is gearing up to host its first meeting of the 2015-2017 Youth Caucus. The event is expected to be held on Saturday, April, 30 from 10:00 am at the ...

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BUSINESS BYTE: Flow launches Mother’s Day promotion

BUSINESS BYTE: Flow launches Mother’s Day promotion

April 29, 2016 | Comments: 0

Roseau Dominica – April 29th, 2016 – A combination of amazing promotional offers, free gifts and fun experiences await Flow mothers as Dominica’s premier telecommunications company launches ...

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Pinard-Byrne goes back to Privy Council

Pinard-Byrne goes back to Privy Council

April 29, 2016 | Comments: 31

Chartered Accountant, Kieron Pinard-Byrne, has said his attorneys have returned to the London-based Privy Council after Opposition Leader, Lennox Linton, failed to agree on a cost of court order ...

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DSC establishes Ecuador Relief Committee

DSC establishes Ecuador Relief Committee

April 28, 2016 | Comments: 3

The Dominica State College (DSC), in collaboration with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, has established a DSC Ecuador Relief Committee which will raise funds to assist the South American country ...

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Five to vie for 2016 Mayfest title in Marigot

Five to vie for 2016 Mayfest title in Marigot

April 28, 2016 | Comments: 9

Five young ladies from different communities in Dominica will on Saturday, April, 30 take to the stage to compete for the 2016 Mayfest title to be held at the Marigot Fisheries Complex. They are ...

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Senator commends DLP for contribution to Roseau South

Senator commends DLP for contribution to Roseau South

April 28, 2016 | Comments: 48

Dominica Labour Party (DLP) Senator, Jahisiah Benoit has commended the DLP administration for its recent contribution to the Roseau South Constituency which he said has not received much ...

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Sick of crisis, Venezuelans line up to recall Maduro

Sick of crisis, Venezuelans line up to recall Maduro

April 28, 2016 | Comments: 16

Venezuelans lined up to seek a recall referendum against President Nicolas Maduro, exasperated with a grinding crisis that has paralyzed government offices five days a week and triggered rolling ...

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PM Skerrit hints at relocating Douglas Charles Airport

PM Skerrit hints at relocating Douglas Charles Airport

April 28, 2016 | Comments: 74

Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit has hinted the government’s intention to relocate the Douglas-Charles Airport to a safer location. The airport, located in Melville Hall, has suffered from ...

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PM Skerrit out of state

PM Skerrit out of state

April 28, 2016 | Comments: 76

Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit is out of state. A brief release from the Office of the Prime Minister stated that he traveled to the United States on Wednesday morning “on personal ...

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Authorities present first draft of National Physical Development Plan

Authorities present first draft of National Physical Development Plan

April 28, 2016 | Comments: 3

The first draft of the National Physical Development Plan (NPDP) was presented to stakeholders of various government departments earlier this week. Consultant for the National Land Use Project, ...

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Denise Charles tipped to replace Pinard in Soufriere constituency

Denise Charles tipped to replace Pinard in Soufriere constituency

April 28, 2016 | Comments: 69

Reports are surfacing that Denise Charles has been tipped to contest the Soufriere constituency on a Dominica Labour Party ticket in the upcoming by-election following the sudden resignation of ...

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PHOTO OF THE DAY: Manicou pose

PHOTO OF THE DAY: Manicou pose

April 28, 2016 | Comments: 5

Photographer captured this Manicou on an electricity line in Wall House Photo by Rosie Felix Photographers – novice, amateur or professional – in Dominica are asked to submit photos, ...

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BUSINESS BYTE: Pizza Hut loyal customer wins trip valued over $5,000.00

BUSINESS BYTE: Pizza Hut loyal customer wins trip valued over $5,000.00

April 28, 2016 | Comments: 2

Ahmed Pascal wowed to win the Pizza Hut Ultimate Prize and he did.  A loyal and frequent customer of PHD, Ahmed dropped several tickets in the Ultimate Trip promotion box for a chance to win a ...

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No paychecks for lawmakers in crisis-hit Venezuela

No paychecks for lawmakers in crisis-hit Venezuela

April 28, 2016 | Comments: 9

The speaker of Venezuela’s opposition-controlled National Assembly said Wednesday the legislature cannot pay lawmakers or employees because the government has failed to allocate its budget. ...

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Hummingbird Air resumes flights to Dominica

Hummingbird Air resumes flights to Dominica

April 27, 2016 | Comments: 16

St. Croix-based Hummingbird Air will be reintroducing its passenger and cargo flights between the US Virgin Islands and Dominica starting Tuesday May 3rd. The airline plans to offer service four ...

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Seventeen contracts signed for road rehabilitation projects

Seventeen contracts signed for road rehabilitation projects

April 27, 2016 | Comments: 18

The government of Dominica has signed seventeen (17) contracts amounting to over $4 million for priority intervention works designed specifically to address issues of safety and good performance ...

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