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Graneau takes swipes at Kalinago Chief

Graneau takes swipes at Kalinago Chief

September 16, 2014 | Comments: 7

“Tell him he is lying.” That’s what the MP for the Salybia constuency, Ashton Graneau, wants the indigenous people to say to the new Kalinago Chief, ...

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BUSINESS BYTE: LIME Observes Caribbean Wellness Day with Hike & FREE Health checks for customers

BUSINESS BYTE: LIME Observes Caribbean Wellness Day with Hike & FREE Health checks for customers

September 16, 2014 | Comments: 0

Staff of Dominica’s leading telecommunications provider and students of the Dominica State College Business League braved the early morning showers on Saturday ...

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New DOMLEC boss confident of qualifications

New DOMLEC boss confident of qualifications

September 16, 2014 | Comments: 14

Newly appointed Manager of DOMLEC, Bertilia Leblanc-Mckenzie, is confident that she has the qualities and qualifications to move the company forward. ...

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UWP to pursue international airport

UWP to pursue international airport

September 16, 2014 | Comments: 33

The construction of an international airport in Dominica and the expansion of the Ferry Terminal in Roseau are on the books for the Opposition United Workers Party ...

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Local calypsonians added to WCMF lineup

Local calypsonians added to WCMF lineup

September 16, 2014 | Comments: 14

The cream of the crop in the calypso arena in Dominica has been selected to perform on the stage of 18th edition of the World Creole Music Festival (WCMF) carded ...

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PM, George to address Global Citizen Forum in Canada

PM, George to address Global Citizen Forum in Canada

September 16, 2014 | Comments: 29

Prime minister, Roosevelt Skerrit, and minister of information and telecommunication and constituency empowerment, Ambrose George, have been confirmed as speakers ...

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Search on for aspiring entrepreneurs

Search on for aspiring entrepreneurs

September 16, 2014 | Comments: 2

The search for 25 of Dominica’s aspiring entrepreneurs has begun as the Waitukubuli Entrepreneurs Lévé (WEL) gets set to host its 5th Annual Retreat. The ...

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Cuban ambassador describes Dominica as “a friend”

Cuban ambassador describes Dominica as “a friend”

September 16, 2014 | Comments: 9

Cuban Ambassador to Dominica, Juana Elena Ramos has described the relationship between Cuba and Dominica as one of “close friendship”. Speaking at a press ...

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BUSINESS BYTE: CambioMan launches new service

BUSINESS BYTE: CambioMan launches new service

September 16, 2014 | Comments: 7

The money services department of Archipelago Trading Ltd, CambioMan, has added a new service to its portfolio – Cheque Cashing. The service commenced on Monday ...

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$500,000 pledged for war on pit latrines in Kalinago Territory

$500,000 pledged for war on pit latrines in Kalinago Territory

September 16, 2014 | Comments: 39

The Government of Dominica has pledged a further financial support of $500,000 for the eradication of pit latrines in the Kalinago Territory. The announcement was ...

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Earthquake shakes several islands

Earthquake shakes several islands

September 15, 2014 | Comments: 7

An earthquake shook several islands in the Lesser Antilles late Monday afternoon. The quake measured 5.0 on the Richter Scale and it occurred about 5:09 pm. Reports ...

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PAID ADVERTORIAL: ACE Engineering Ltd and Public Procurement Practices: PM Skerrit’s  Allegation

PAID ADVERTORIAL: ACE Engineering Ltd and Public Procurement Practices: PM Skerrit’s Allegation

September 15, 2014 | Comments: 57

We find it regrettable to have to descend to the level of discourse of Prime Minister Skerrit in order to clarify some deliberate misinformation, and an apparent ...

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Former senator laid to rest

Former senator laid to rest

September 15, 2014 | Comments: 15

Hundreds gathered at the Lady of Fatima church in Newtown last Saturday to bid a final farewell to former senator, Swanston Carbon, who two weeks ago died at the ...

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Dominica’s economy in state of collapse – Fontaine

Dominica’s economy in state of collapse – Fontaine

September 15, 2014 | Comments: 97

Leader of the United Workers Party (UWP) Economic Team and UWP hopeful for the Grand Fond constituency, Dr. Thompson Fontaine, has laid blame squarely at the feet ...

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UPDATE: New DOMLEC boss appointed

UPDATE: New DOMLEC boss appointed

September 15, 2014 | Comments: 50

Dominica’s light and power company, DOMLEC now has a new general manager to replace outgoing boss, Collin Cover. DOMLEC has confirmed that Bertilia Leblanc ...

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Athenia Benjamin blasts Lennox Linton in first national speech

Athenia Benjamin blasts Lennox Linton in first national speech

September 15, 2014 | Comments: 81

The Dominica Labour Party (DLP) newest kid on the block, Athenia Benjamin, has joined her colleagues in condemning leader of the United Workers Party (UWP) Lennox ...

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Indigenous people name change nowhere close

Indigenous people name change nowhere close

September 15, 2014 | Comments: 10

It appears that the island’s indigenous people may have to wait longer for an official name change from Carib to Kalinago. A monument honoring their ancestors ...

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UWP says PM commited plagiarism; DLP denies allegations

UWP says PM commited plagiarism; DLP denies allegations

September 15, 2014 | Comments: 127

Days after the ruling Dominica Labour Party (DLP) claimed that leader of the United Workers Party (UWP), Lennox Linton, plagiarized the work of Allen Chastanet of ...

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God Hates Divorce (Malachi 2:15)

God Hates Divorce (Malachi 2:15)

September 15, 2014 | Comments: 25

Did you know that God hates divorce?According to Irina Bahcivanji in http://blog.legalbistro.com/author “The dissolution of a marriage is a legal act that may ...

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Dominica Cricket Academy launched

Dominica Cricket Academy launched

September 15, 2014 | Comments: 11

The Dominica Cricket Association (DCA), in collaboration with the Government of Dominica, will begin a cricket academy for 17 young cricketers around the country on ...

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Harlem Sports Club launches book

Harlem Sports Club launches book

September 14, 2014 | Comments: 2

The Harlem United Sports & Community Club of Newtown has released a book which features the stories of some members of the club. The Harlem Stories Volume 1 was ...

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14 for QTS 2014 Final

14 for QTS 2014 Final

September 14, 2014 | Comments: 7

Put together an impressive line up of Dominican talent, some stunning vocal performances and an amazingly appreciative audience and  you have the 2014 Q Talent ...

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