DFP expects submission on Anti-Terrorism Bill to be part of review process

DFP expects submission on Anti-Terrorism Bill to be part of review process

August 21, 2018 | Comments: 7

The Dominica Freedom Party (DFP), like the United Workers Party (UWP), has revealed that its recommendations on the government’s proposed Anti-Terrorism Bill were submitted to Attorney ...

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CXC to review students’ performance in three subject areas

CXC to review students’ performance in three subject areas

August 21, 2018 | Comments: 1

Public Relations Manager of the Caribbean Examinations Council (CXC), Cleveland Sam has announced that CXC has set up review committees to look particularly at student’s performance in ...

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Mobile metal compactor to be used in clearing Post-Maria debris

Mobile metal compactor to be used in clearing Post-Maria debris

August 21, 2018 | Comments: 1

General Manager of the Dominica Solid Waste Management Corporation (DSWMC),  Florian Mitchell, has revealed that a mobile metal compactor, one of the most significant pieces of equipment which ...

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ANNOUNCEMENT: Geothermal Development Environment and Social Impact Assessment

ANNOUNCEMENT: Geothermal Development Environment and Social Impact Assessment

August 15, 2018 | Comments: 5

The Dominica Geothermal Development Company LTD wishes to inform that The Environment and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) a for The Dominica Geothermal Development ...

ANNOUNCEMENT: NBD Career Opportunity

ANNOUNCEMENT: NBD Career Opportunity

August 14, 2018 | Comments: 0

The National Bank of Dominica Ltd. is a leading indigenous bank in the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union, which offers a wide portfolio of loan and deposit ...

Invitation for pre-qualification of contractors, Ministry of Public Works, Water Resource Management and Ports

Invitation for pre-qualification of contractors, Ministry of Public Works, Water Resource Management and Ports

August 10, 2018 | Comments: 0

GOVERNMENT OF THE COMMONWEALTH OF DOMINICA MINISTRY OF PUBLIC WORKS, WATER RESOURCE MANAGEMENT AND PORTS   INVITATION FOR PRE-QUALIFICATION OF CONTRACTORS The ...

DEATH ANNOUNCEMENT: Melanie Florent

DEATH ANNOUNCEMENT: Melanie Florent

August 15, 2018 | Comments: 2

We wish to announce the death of Melanie Flaurent age 81 of Good Hope, She died on 5th August 2018. She is survived by her husband Garrad ‘Matthew’ Florent, 6 ...

Caribbean Hotel Executive touts Tourism Enhancement Fund as game changer for Dominica

Caribbean Hotel Executive touts Tourism Enhancement Fund as game changer for Dominica

August 21, 2018 | Comments: 1

The establishment of a private sector-driven Tourism Enhancement Fund (TEF) has the potential to be a “game changer” as Dominica rebuilds its vital tourism industry. Immediate Past ...

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COMMENTARY: The critical importance of effective customer service

COMMENTARY: The critical importance of effective customer service

August 21, 2018 | Comments: 0

In July 2018, we at 4D-HMR joined together with NNETEDC to present a seminar on Customer Service Par Excellence on the island of Dominica. We thought it would be a great idea to allow businesses ...

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DEAR BELLA: I cheated with my sister’s boyfriend

DEAR BELLA: I cheated with my sister’s boyfriend

August 21, 2018 | Comments: 10

Dear Bella How do I come clean with my sister and tell her that me and her boyfriend are now an “item”. My sister was stricken with diabetes a few years ago and she has been very ...

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NTRC releases results of mobile service customer satisfaction survey

NTRC releases results of mobile service customer satisfaction survey

August 21, 2018 | Comments: 0

The National Telecommunications Regulatory Commission (NTRC) has finalized the compilation and analysis of the data collected during the first external mobile service customer satisfaction ...

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US based Caribbean TV service releases documentary on Dominican civic leader

US based Caribbean TV service releases documentary on Dominican civic leader

August 21, 2018 | Comments: 2

Carib Nation TV has released a documentary on Dominican civic leader, and Founding Manager of the Dominica Workshop for the Blind, Alberta Christian, MSA. Carib Nation TV is a Washington D.C ...

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ANNOUNCEMENT: DABA invites businesses to register for Businesses League

ANNOUNCEMENT: DABA invites businesses to register for Businesses League

August 21, 2018 | Comments: 0

The Dominica Amateur Basketball Association invites local businesses to register for the relaunching of its Business League. The League is set to commence on September 8th with a grand opening ...

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Regional Under 19: Guyana steps up bid for 5th straight U-19 title

Regional Under 19: Guyana steps up bid for 5th straight U-19 title

August 20, 2018 | Comments: 1

KINGSTOWN, St. Vincent – A handy performance from their captain and WINDIES Under-19 all-rounder Bhaskar Yadram propelled defending champions Guyana to a comfortable five-wicket win over ...

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DAVA Presents Equipment to Local Teams

DAVA Presents Equipment to Local Teams

August 20, 2018 | Comments: 0

It was smiles all around on Friday 17th August as the Dominica Amateur Volleyball Association (DAVA) presented volleyballs to its membership at a small presentation held at the Dominica Olympic ...

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Korea family reunion made possible after 68 years

Korea family reunion made possible after 68 years

August 20, 2018 | Comments: 5

For many it was like winning the lottery on a 68 year old ticket. This was the feeling for 93 families who were selected to reunite with their loved ones whom they had not seen since the Korean ...

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UWP releases recommendations to AG on Anti-Terrorism Bill

UWP releases recommendations to AG on Anti-Terrorism Bill

August 20, 2018 | Comments: 24

The United Worker’s Party (UWP) has published a letter containing their recommendations in response to the highly controversial Anti-Terrorism Bill, in which the party claims that the Bill ...

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National Cultural Gala and Dominican Night are among new features for Independence 2018

National Cultural Gala and Dominican Night are among new features for Independence 2018

August 20, 2018 | Comments: 11

Chairman of the Independence Committee, Raymond Lawrence has announced that the National Cultural Gala and Dominican Night are among the new features for this year’s 40th Anniversary of ...

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IN PICTURES: Accident at Concorde, no one injured

IN PICTURES: Accident at Concorde, no one injured

August 20, 2018 | Comments: 14

If there can be any good news at all about a motor vehicle accident, it is that there were no injuries as a result of this accident which occurred at Concorde. That’s according to the ...

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Seventeen graduate from Lead Institute

Seventeen graduate from Lead Institute

August 20, 2018 | Comments: 7

Seventeen students graduated from the Lead Institute, at a ceremony held at the Truth and Grace Fellowship Global Church,  on Friday. Director of the Lead Institute, David Vital, stated that ...

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United Nations expresses grief on passing of Kofi Annan

United Nations expresses grief on passing of Kofi Annan

August 19, 2018 | Comments: 3

Kofi Annan passed away yesterday following a short illness with an undisclosed disease. The impact of his life and death have been felt around the world. Some of those who knew him best at the UN ...

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CHECK THIS OUT: It’s called improvisation

CHECK THIS OUT: It’s called improvisation

August 19, 2018 | Comments: 1

EDITOR’S NOTE: From time to time on “Check This Out” we highlight those extra-ordinary posts which we think you will find interesting. Check this video out! 

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Fatal road collision in Coulibistrie

Fatal road collision in Coulibistrie

August 19, 2018 | Comments: 21

A road traffic collision, which occurred in Coulibstrie on Saturday, has resulted in the death of a male resident of that village. Police Public Relations Officer (PRO), Sergeant Simon Edwards, ...

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Tourism minister says work on Tourism Master Plan moving ahead

Tourism minister says work on Tourism Master Plan moving ahead

August 19, 2018 | Comments: 39

Minister of Tourism, Robert Tonge, has revealed that work on the blue print of the much-touted Tourism Master Plan will move ahead in a few months, and will reflect the government’s vision of ...

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DFA awards more than $60,000 worth of scholarships over two years

DFA awards more than $60,000 worth of scholarships over two years

August 19, 2018 | Comments: 2

A number of scholarships, which were granted recently by the Dominica Football Association (DFA), brings to more than sixty thousand dollars (EC$60,000.00), the value of such awards made by the ...

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