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BUSINESS BYTE: Another great presentation of LIME’s CITP

BUSINESS BYTE: Another great presentation of LIME’s CITP

October 31, 2014 | Comments: 0

Roseau, Dominica – October 31, 2014 – The twelfth annual LIME Creole in the Park which climaxed on Thursday is being described by LIME’s General Manager ...

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Twenty to be recognized for contribution to national development

Twenty to be recognized for contribution to national development

October 31, 2014 | Comments: 12

Twenty Dominicans are to be recognized for the contributions to national development during the annual National Parade of Uniformed Troupes on Monday, November 3, ...

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The Creole movement in Dominica

The Creole movement in Dominica

October 31, 2014 | Comments: 7

Efforts to develop and promote the Kwéyòl (Creole) language and culture and in effect, a Dominican national identity, date back to the 1950s and 1960s with the ...

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IN PICTURES: Creole Day 2014

IN PICTURES: Creole Day 2014

October 31, 2014 | Comments: 4

On Friday Dominica celebrated Creole Day and the island came alive with Creole colors. DNO took to the streets and grabbed some shots. Also some of the photos were ...

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Background to Joune Kwéyòl

Background to Joune Kwéyòl

October 31, 2014 | Comments: 2

October 28, 2014 marks the 31st Anniversary of International Creole Day. This has special significance for Dominica and the rest of the creole community of nations. ...

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Grand Fond wins Madam Wob Dwiyet title

Grand Fond wins Madam Wob Dwiyet title

October 31, 2014 | Comments: 12

Dominica has a new Madam Wob Dwiyet. Gwenneth Lazare of Grand Fond captured that title at a competition held at the Arawak House of Culture on Thursday night where ...

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Jodi sé Jounè Kwéyol

Jodi sé Jounè Kwéyol

October 31, 2014 | Comments: 6

As part of Dominica’s independence celebration today is being observed as Creole Day or Jounè Kwéyol. Jounè Kwéyol is a celebration of Dominica’s language ...

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Students encouraged to be part of nation building

Students encouraged to be part of nation building

October 30, 2014 | Comments: 10

Hundreds of students from across the island gathered at the Windor Park Sports Stadium earlier on Thursday to take part in the National Youth Rally and education ...

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Linton tells visiting Dominicans UWP will build an international airport

Linton tells visiting Dominicans UWP will build an international airport

October 30, 2014 | Comments: 88

Political Leader of the United Workers Party (UWP) Team Dominica, Lennox Linton, has told visiting Dominicans that their travel woes in getting to the island will ...

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IN PICTURES: National Youth Rally 2014

IN PICTURES: National Youth Rally 2014

October 30, 2014 | Comments: 7

The annual National Youth Rally took place at the Windsor Park Stadium on Thursday morning. School from all over the island participated in parades and special ...

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UWP queries CADRES poll

UWP queries CADRES poll

October 30, 2014 | Comments: 93

The United Workers Party (UWP) is disputing the results of a poll released by (Caribbean Development Research Services) CADRES which show that the Dominica Labour ...

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Madam Wob Dwiyet pageant on tonight

Madam Wob Dwiyet pageant on tonight

October 30, 2014 | Comments: 5

Five ladies are to vie for the Madam Wob Dwiyet title at a pageant to be held at the Arawak House of Culture on Thursday evening October 30, 2014. They are Cylma ...

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Senior judge questions traditional higher education for aspiring leaders

Senior judge questions traditional higher education for aspiring leaders

October 30, 2014 | Comments: 57

Senior Judge of the Superior Court of Justice in Canada, Justice Dr. Irving Andre is of the opinion that a traditional higher level of education is not necessary ...

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Yet another Dominican graduates with distinction from UWI

Yet another Dominican graduates with distinction from UWI

October 30, 2014 | Comments: 32

The tally of Dominicans who recently excelled at the University of the West Indies has increased. Dominica News Online (DNO) reported on Tuesday that five ...

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US-based Dominican civic groups to make donations to local clinics

US-based Dominican civic groups to make donations to local clinics

October 30, 2014 | Comments: 7

Nearly a dozen health facilities in Dominica are to receive support from Dominican civic groups based in the US state of New Jersey. The groups have raised over ...

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LIAT to be “smaller airline” in 2015

LIAT to be “smaller airline” in 2015

October 30, 2014 | Comments: 40

Regional airline, LIAT, said it will be a smaller airline in 2015 operating a fleet of nine aircraft as opposed to 11 in 2014. The statement by the cash-strapped ...

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ECSE Trade Report

ECSE Trade Report

October 29, 2014 | Comments: 0

Welcome to the Eastern Caribbean Securities Exchange’s daily update for 29 October 2014 providing the latest trading information and financial tips for the ...

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Boat operators graduate at Boat Captain and Seafarer ceremony

Boat operators graduate at Boat Captain and Seafarer ceremony

October 29, 2014 | Comments: 2

Over 20 boat operators, who participated in an OnDeck training Programme, received certificates at a Boat Captains and Seafarer graduation ceremony held at the ...

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CADRES poll predicts DLP general election win

CADRES poll predicts DLP general election win

October 29, 2014 | Comments: 180

A Caribbean Development Research Services (CADRES) poll has predicted a win for the ruling Dominica Labour Party and a projected political swing of -2 percent away ...

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Gov’t pledges support for diaspora investments

Gov’t pledges support for diaspora investments

October 29, 2014 | Comments: 21

Minister for Trade, Industry and Diaspora Affairs Dr. Colin Mc Intyre has told those in attendance at a Diaspora Forum on Wednesday that government will support all ...

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Religious leader calls on God to preserve Dominica from ‘angry leaders’

Religious leader calls on God to preserve Dominica from ‘angry leaders’

October 29, 2014 | Comments: 185

Monsignor Eustace Thomas has called on God to preserve Dominica from what he called “false and angry leaders” who he said have become enemies of ...

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E.O. Leblanc described as an exemplary leader

E.O. Leblanc described as an exemplary leader

October 29, 2014 | Comments: 57

Dominica’s first premier, Edward Oliver Leblanc, has been described as an exemplary leader who left office with all his values intact. This is according to ...

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