200 Yachties welcomed for Yachtie Appreciation Week

200 Yachties welcomed for Yachtie Appreciation Week

February 23, 2018 | Comments: 0

The Portsmouth Association of Yacht Services (PAYS) is holding the third Yachtie Appreciation Week from February 18 to 24, 2018. Yachtie Appreciation Week is geared at increasing the yachters ...

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BCAD president says a resilient nation impossible without people involvement

BCAD president says a resilient nation impossible without people involvement

February 23, 2018 | Comments: 0

President of the Builders and Construction Association of Dominica (BCAD), Tony LeBlanc is of the opinion that in order to build a resilient nation, its local people must be involved. He spoke at ...

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Slavery loan wasn’t fully repaid by Britain until 2015 – CARICOM Reparations Chair

Slavery loan wasn’t fully repaid by Britain until 2015 – CARICOM Reparations Chair

February 23, 2018 | Comments: 0

A loan that was taken by the British Government to pay slave owners for the abolition of slavery in 1834 was not fully repaid until 2015. This disclosure was made by Vice-Chancellor of The UWI ...

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ANNOUNCEMENT: Shelter Clinic for Homeowners

ANNOUNCEMENT: Shelter Clinic for Homeowners

February 22, 2018 | Comments: 1

McKenzie Architectural and Construction Services Inc. will partner with M & J Covering and Dragon Windows to conduct a series of Shelter Clinics aimed at educating ...

ANNOUNCEMENT: DOWASCO Excavation Works at Picard

ANNOUNCEMENT: DOWASCO Excavation Works at Picard

February 21, 2018 | Comments: 0

DOWASCO wishes to inform customers of Banana Trail ay Picard and the general public that the contractor for DRVP/DOWASCO water storage and distribution project

ANNOUNCEMENT: E.H.Charles Vacancy Notice

ANNOUNCEMENT: E.H.Charles Vacancy Notice

February 21, 2018 | Comments: 2

E. H. Charles & Co. Ltd is seeking qualified individuals for immediate employment to fill the posts of Floor Supervisor, Forklift Operator, Truck ...

ANNOUNCEMENT: World Marriage Day 2018 Mass and Brunch

ANNOUNCEMENT: World Marriage Day 2018 Mass and Brunch

February 16, 2018 | Comments: 0

The Marriage and Engaged Encounter Movement of Dominica cordially invites you and yours to our fourth World Marriage Day Celebration.....

DEATH ANNOUNCEMENT: Dwight Dangleben

DEATH ANNOUNCEMENT: Dwight Dangleben

February 19, 2018 | Comments: 10

We regret to announce the death of 34 year old Dwight Dangleben of Stock farm who died on Sunday 11th February. He is survived by Father – Luke Dangleben ; mother ...

Met Office discontinues Flood Watch

Met Office discontinues Flood Watch

February 23, 2018 | Comments: 0

A high-pressure system has become the dominant feature across the area resulting in a much drier and stable atmosphere with brisk winds during the next 24 hours. As a result of this, the Flood ...

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Battered Caribbean islands come together to welcome birds back

Battered Caribbean islands come together to welcome birds back

February 23, 2018 | Comments: 0

The fall of 2017 was hard for the Caribbean. Hurricanes beat on our islands, destroying homes, toppling trees and darkening cities. The storms hurt both people and nature, damaging forests, ...

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PM Skerrit: ‘Dominica has no issue with St. Kitts-Nevis reducing its CBI price’

PM Skerrit: ‘Dominica has no issue with St. Kitts-Nevis reducing its CBI price’

February 23, 2018 | Comments: 0

In a clear and direct rebuke to accusations levelled by St. Kitts-Nevis’ leader of the Opposition, the Right Honourable Dr. Denzil Douglas, on Sept. 23, 2017, about the Dr. Harris-led Team ...

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Dominican fashion designer Vanessa Winston hits world stage

Dominican fashion designer Vanessa Winston hits world stage

February 22, 2018 | Comments: 1

Vanessa Winston of the Dominica Arts and Craft Producers Association was chosen to represent her island at the Commonwealth Fashion Exchange at Buckingham Palace on Monday February 19th 2018. A ...

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COMMENTARY: A Revolution in Resilient House Design

COMMENTARY: A Revolution in Resilient House Design

February 22, 2018 | Comments: 1

This revolution has its origins even before my Revolution in Roofing click here to read article. It goes back to the very beginning of mankind and our Kalinago ancestors were practicing it long ...

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Trumps suggests arming teachers as one way to combat school shootings

Trumps suggests arming teachers as one way to combat school shootings

February 22, 2018 | Comments: 7

Donald Trump in a series of statements given at the white house has suggested arming some teachers as a deterrent against school shootings. Trump made his remarks after listening to several ...

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interCaribbean announces Dominica to Tortola & St. Lucia services

interCaribbean announces Dominica to Tortola & St. Lucia services

February 22, 2018 | Comments: 4

interCaribbean Airways celebrating 26 years of continuous services, is pleased to announce new nonstop schedule services from Dominica to St Lucia and Tortola, with 1 stop easy connections via ...

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Letter sent to royal couple may contain racist message

Letter sent to royal couple may contain racist message

February 22, 2018 | Comments: 3

The AFP (Agence France-Presse) has reported that a letter with white powder enclosed inside was sent to Meghan Markle, the fiancée of Prince Harry of the U.K. The royal couple are set to be ...

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Pichelin gets “Clinic in a Can” mobile health unit

Pichelin gets “Clinic in a Can” mobile health unit

February 22, 2018 | Comments: 8

The community of Pichelin has received a new state of the art ‘Clinic in a Can’ mobile health clinic. It is essentially a 20-foot-long container that has been converted to an ...

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ANNOUNCEMENT: Shelter Clinic for Homeowners

ANNOUNCEMENT: Shelter Clinic for Homeowners

February 22, 2018 | Comments: 1

McKenzie Architectural and Construction Services Inc. will partner with M & J Covering and Dragon Windows to conduct a series of Shelter Clinics aimed at educating and informing homeowners on the ...

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Mas Domnik winners announced

Mas Domnik winners announced

February 22, 2018 | Comments: 3

The Dominica Festivals Committee has announced the awardees for Mas Domnik 2018. Samantha Letang, Marketing Executive at Discover Dominica Authority said, “From the participation of the various ...

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Range Developments continues to assist Dominicans displaced by Hurricane Maria

Range Developments continues to assist Dominicans displaced by Hurricane Maria

February 22, 2018 | Comments: 2

Several months passed since the hurricane Maria has wreaked havoc across the Caribbean islands. Relief efforts will be required for some time after this tragedy, not just in the immediate ...

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UK stands by Dominica to build back better after hurricanes

UK stands by Dominica to build back better after hurricanes

February 22, 2018 | Comments: 10

The UK government has reaffirmed its commitment to support Dominica to build back better following the destruction caused by Hurricane Maria. British High Commissioner to Barbados and the Eastern ...

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Economy suffered due to lack of full capacity business after Maria says DAIC

Economy suffered due to lack of full capacity business after Maria says DAIC

February 22, 2018 | Comments: 0

President of the Dominica Association of Industry and Commerce (DAIC) Kira Thompson-Aird has said that absence of businesses operating at full capacity has greatly affected the country’s ...

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After the Hurricane: Jump starting food markets to jump start Dominica’s recovery

After the Hurricane: Jump starting food markets to jump start Dominica’s recovery

February 22, 2018 | Comments: 1

Hurricane Maria caught the tiny island nation of Dominica by surprise in late 2017. As the hurricane passed over the country — only a quarter of the size of Rhode Island — 160-mile-per hour ...

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WEATHER UPDATE: Flood Watch remains in effect till 6:00 pm

WEATHER UPDATE: Flood Watch remains in effect till 6:00 pm

February 22, 2018 | Comments: 0

A dissipating frontal boundary moving southwards across the Lesser Antilles is expected to produce increased cloudiness and shower activity across the area during today into tomorrow. As a result ...

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ANNOUNCEMENT: DOWASCO Excavation Works at Picard

ANNOUNCEMENT: DOWASCO Excavation Works at Picard

February 21, 2018 | Comments: 0

DOWASCO wishes to inform customers of Banana Trail ay Picard and the general public that the contractor for DRVP/DOWASCO water storage and distribution project

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German ambassador presents credentials to OECS

German ambassador presents credentials to OECS

February 21, 2018 | Comments: 0

H.E. Holger Wilfried Michael, Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany today presented Letters accrediting him as his country’s representative to the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean ...

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