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2018 Reunion Committee releases commemorative magazine

2018 Reunion Committee releases commemorative magazine

November 6, 2018 | Comments: 6

  The 2018 Reunion Committee has released a commemorative magazine. The Committee, headed by Hubert Charles, former Dominica Ambassador to the US and Permanent ...

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COMMENTARY: The coming OECD black list

COMMENTARY: The coming OECD black list

November 6, 2018 | Comments: 6

WASHINGTON, DC, United States, Friday October 19, 2018 — Reports are wrong in stating that eight Caribbean Community (CARICOM) countries are on a ‘black list’ ...

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Dominica joins the United Nations to recognize World Tsunami Awareness Day on 5 November, 2018

Dominica joins the United Nations to recognize World Tsunami Awareness Day on 5 November, 2018

November 6, 2018 | Comments: 2

Roseau, 2 November, 2018 –  The United Nations and disaster management agencies worldwide, including the Office of Disaster Management (ODM) in Dominica, ...

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Skerrit proposes bi-partisan committee to recognize and reward living former prime ministers

Skerrit proposes bi-partisan committee to recognize and reward living former prime ministers

November 5, 2018 | Comments: 67

Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit has declared his intention to set up, with the support of the parliamentary opposition, a bi-partisan committee to come up with ...

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Caribbean Airlines achieves operating profit for year-to-date, September 30, 2018

Caribbean Airlines achieves operating profit for year-to-date, September 30, 2018

November 5, 2018 | Comments: 7

Port-of-Spain, Trinidad and Tobago, W.I. October 31, 2018 – Caribbean Airlines reported a summary of its unaudited financial results, for the nine months ended ...

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CARICOM ministers endorse Climate Change and Disaster Risk Management protocol for fisheries sector

CARICOM ministers endorse Climate Change and Disaster Risk Management protocol for fisheries sector

November 5, 2018 | Comments: 0

The Caribbean fisheries sector has been identified as particularly vulnerable to climate change, resulting in the recent development of a regional Protocol on ...

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DSC holds first ever Independence Quiz Competition

DSC holds first ever Independence Quiz Competition

November 5, 2018 | Comments: 0

On Thursday 1st November, the Department of Student Affairs at the Dominica State College held an Independence Quiz Competition among the different faculties of the ...

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PM Skerrit announces one-off increase in pensions, reduction in student loan balances

PM Skerrit announces one-off increase in pensions, reduction in student loan balances

November 5, 2018 | Comments: 60

Prime Minister, Roosevelt Skerrit, has announced measures aimed at easing the financial burdens of pensioners and university graduates with student loans. The prime ...

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Anton Joseph, Fanatic win 2018 NCCU Cadence-Lypso Competition

Anton Joseph, Fanatic win 2018 NCCU Cadence-Lypso Competition

November 4, 2018 | Comments: 2

Anton “White Fayrie” Joseph is stamping his mark on the NCCU Cadence-Lypso Competition. Joseph won the competition for the fourth consecutive time on ...

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Whitchurch IGA Supercentre launches Essential Services Discount Program

Whitchurch IGA Supercentre launches Essential Services Discount Program

November 4, 2018 | Comments: 4

  Whitchurch IGA Supercentre has launched its Essential Services Discount Program where police officers, Fire Officers, nurses and teachers will now receive 5 ...

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FEATURED PHOTO: A sweet slice of Independence

FEATURED PHOTO: A sweet slice of Independence

November 3, 2018 | Comments: 1

On this, the 40th Anniversary of our Independence, Dominican citizens are expressing their recognition of the occasion and their feelings for their country in a ...

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Watch 2018 National Day Rally live

Watch 2018 National Day Rally live

November 3, 2018 | Comments: 2

The National Day Rally which forms part of Dominica’s 40th Anniversary of Independence celebrations, takes place at Windsor Park Sports Stadium from 5:00 pm ...

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Opposition Leader Lennox Linton’s 2018 Independence Message

Opposition Leader Lennox Linton’s 2018 Independence Message

November 3, 2018 | Comments: 49

My Nature Island Brothers and Sisters: While the world’s population has grown by more than 3 billion people in the last 4 decades, we celebrate our 40th ...

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Bishop’s Independence Message 2018

Bishop’s Independence Message 2018

November 3, 2018 | Comments: 9

HAPPY 40TH BIRTHDAY DOMINICA! In the Holy Scriptures, the number forty has great symbolic significance. It often depicts a period of judgment and testing, a time ...

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Dominica Manufacturers Association 2018 Independence message

Dominica Manufacturers Association 2018 Independence message

November 3, 2018 | Comments: 0

“Forty Years of Struggle: Manufacturing is still Relevant to the Economy” The Dominica Manufacturers Association salutes the people of the Commonwealth of ...

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Prominent Dominicans to receive Meritorious Service Honours (2018)

Prominent Dominicans to receive Meritorious Service Honours (2018)

November 3, 2018 | Comments: 8

On the occasion of the November 3rd 2018 Parade of Uniformed Groups, marking Dominica’s 40th year of independence, Meritorious Service Honours will be bestowed on ...

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VIDEO: Independence comes to Dominica

VIDEO: Independence comes to Dominica

November 3, 2018 | Comments: 10

As we celebrate our 40th Anniversary of Independence and consider how far we’ve come during those forty years, DNO invites you to watch the video below which ...

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Watch video of 2018 National Youth Rally

Watch video of 2018 National Youth Rally

November 2, 2018 | Comments: 0

Dozens of young people representing various schools and youth groups on the island participated in the 2018 National Youth Rally at Windsor Park sports Stadium this ...

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Let us work together to build a better, stronger Dominica – Saint Jean

Let us work together to build a better, stronger Dominica – Saint Jean

November 2, 2018 | Comments: 10

Students from various primary and secondary schools on island gathered at the Windsor Park Sports Stadium on Friday morning to participate in the 2018 National ...

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Overseas-based Dominicans told their contribution to Dominica’s economy is important

Overseas-based Dominicans told their contribution to Dominica’s economy is important

November 2, 2018 | Comments: 14

Members of the Dominican diaspora have been told that they are making a significant contribution to Dominica’s economy. Minister for Commerce, Enterprise and ...

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IN PICTURES: 2018 National Youth Rally

IN PICTURES: 2018 National Youth Rally

November 2, 2018 | Comments: 1

The National Youth Rally for this year was held at Windsor Park Stadium this morning. One of the highlights of the rally every year is the youth parade. We will ...

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2018 NCCU Cadence-Lypso competition on tonight

2018 NCCU Cadence-Lypso competition on tonight

November 2, 2018 | Comments: 3

The NCCU 2018 Cadence-Lypso competition takes place at the fore court of Windsor Park Sports Stadium tonight. Eleven individual artists and four bands will take part ...

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