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DCC/DAEC statement on breech of election code

DCC/DAEC statement on breech of election code

November 22, 2014 | Comments: 0

The Dominica Christian Council (DCC) and the Dominica Association of Evangelical Churches (DAEC) are deeply concerned about statements made recently from the ...

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All set for QTS Champ of the Champs

All set for QTS Champ of the Champs

November 22, 2014 | Comments: 0

Q95fm Radio is pulling out all the stops for the “Champ of the Champs” final of the 5th Q Talent Search (QTS) competition scheduled to take place ...

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BUSINESS BYTE: DJ Shield wins grand prize in Pizza Hut promotion

BUSINESS BYTE: DJ Shield wins grand prize in Pizza Hut promotion

November 21, 2014 | Comments: 0

Archille Elie, better known as DJ Shield is the grand prize winner of Pizza Hut Delivery Win Win Win Promotion. PHD recently ended the Win Win Win promotion which ...

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KNOW YOUR CANDIDATES: The Wesley Constituency

KNOW YOUR CANDIDATES: The Wesley Constituency

November 21, 2014 | Comments: 8

EDITOR’S NOTE: In the run up to the general election, Dominica News Online will be publishing a brief profile or biography of each candidate from the two ...

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Carnival 2015 Queen contestants sign contracts

Carnival 2015 Queen contestants sign contracts

November 21, 2014 | Comments: 4

The seven young ladies, who will vie for the title of Miss Dominica 2015, had an opportunity to sign their contracts on Friday. The contestants are Normanna Jno ...

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PM Skerrit commends Matthew Walter on job well done

PM Skerrit commends Matthew Walter on job well done

November 21, 2014 | Comments: 13

Prime Minister of Dominica, the Honourable Roosevelt Skerrit, has commended outgoing Parliamentary Representative for the Paix Bouche Constituency Honourable ...

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UPDATE: Police Welfare Association rejects gov’t salary increase offer

UPDATE: Police Welfare Association rejects gov’t salary increase offer

November 21, 2014 | Comments: 55

The executive of the Police Welfare Association (PWA) has rejected the government’s latest pay increase proposal for the period 2012 to 2015. The association met ...

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IN PICTURES: TC Sunbeam Preschool hosts Coconut Exhibition

IN PICTURES: TC Sunbeam Preschool hosts Coconut Exhibition

November 21, 2014 | Comments: 3

TC Sunbeam Preschool will today (Friday) have a Coconut Exhibition. The exhibition will display items made from the coconuts by the children and their families. The ...

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UWP condemns PM Skerrit’s statement on Monel Williams

UWP condemns PM Skerrit’s statement on Monel Williams

November 21, 2014 | Comments: 298

The women’s arm of the United Workers Party (UWP) says it is condemning statements concerning Monel Williams made by prime minister, Roosevelt Skerrit, during ...

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DDA to hold “strategic planning meetings” on WCMF 2014

DDA to hold “strategic planning meetings” on WCMF 2014

November 21, 2014 | Comments: 11

Discover Dominica Authority will hold a series of strategic planning meetings with key stakeholders on the recently concluded 18th World Creole Music Festival. The ...

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Police call for violence-free political campaign

Police call for violence-free political campaign

November 21, 2014 | Comments: 11

With campaigning for the December 8 general election heating up by the day, police PRO, Assistant Superintendent Claude Weekes, is pleading with the Dominican ...

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BAM strengthens monitoring and support system

BAM strengthens monitoring and support system

November 21, 2014 | Comments: 1

In an effort to propel the growth areas identified in the Agriculture sector, the Banana Accompanying Measures (BAM) has strengthened its monitoring and support ...

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Call for alternative energy in Caribbean

Call for alternative energy in Caribbean

November 21, 2014 | Comments: 3

The Caribbean needs to embrace a transition to 100 per cent adoption of Renewable Energy as if its very life depends on it. This was the general view from a panel ...

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Sean Douglas decries “culture of secrecy” in public service

Sean Douglas decries “culture of secrecy” in public service

November 21, 2014 | Comments: 46

Former Government press secretary, Sean Douglas, says there is a culture of secrecy in the public service which needs to be addressed with urgency. Douglas was ...

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KNOW YOUR CANDIDATES: The Salybia Constituency

KNOW YOUR CANDIDATES: The Salybia Constituency

November 20, 2014 | Comments: 41

EDITOR’S NOTE: In the run up to the general election, Dominica News Online will be publishing a brief profile or biography of each candidate from the two ...

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Masked men rob pharmacy in Roseau; two arrested

Masked men rob pharmacy in Roseau; two arrested

November 20, 2014 | Comments: 72

Two men have been arrested following a brazen daylight robbery in Roseau. The incident occurred on Thursday morning. A visibly shaken owner of Today’s ...

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Attorney wants more demands made on political leaders

Attorney wants more demands made on political leaders

November 20, 2014 | Comments: 103

Attorney-at-Law, Cara Shillingford, has said Caribbean people are very passive in terms of what they expect from their leaders and is of the opinion that more ...

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PM Skerrit stresses the importance of voting to supporters

PM Skerrit stresses the importance of voting to supporters

November 20, 2014 | Comments: 86

Leader of the Dominica Labour Party (DLP), Roosevelt Skerrit, has told supporters that voting in the December 8 general election is so important that on the morning ...

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UWP describes manifesto as “social contract with the people of Dominica”

UWP describes manifesto as “social contract with the people of Dominica”

November 20, 2014 | Comments: 75

The United Workers Party (UWP) has described its general election manifesto as a “social contract with the people of Dominica.” UWP’s Political leader ...

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Bright Beginning Centre shows apprecation to fathers

Bright Beginning Centre shows apprecation to fathers

November 20, 2014 | Comments: 6

As part of Early Childhood Awareness Month, students and staff of the Bright Beginning Centre (BBC) in Roseau hosted a “Father’s Focus Day” where special ...

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Dominica hosts 12th Annual OOCUR Conference

Dominica hosts 12th Annual OOCUR Conference

November 20, 2014 | Comments: 1

The 12th annual Organization of Caribbean Utility Regulators (OOCUR) conference got underway here on Wednesday under the theme: “Regulating Utilities in a ...

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Forty-four nominated for general election

Forty-four nominated for general election

November 20, 2014 | Comments: 21

Chief elections officer, Steven LaRocque, has confirmed that 44 candidates have been nominated for the December 8 2014 general election in Dominica. Nomination Day ...

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