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LIME donates tablets to the EOC

LIME donates tablets to the EOC

September 5, 2015 | Comments: 0

The Emergency Operations Center – EOC, the nucleus of communication and steering of restoration efforts following the passage of Tropical Storm Erika has been ...

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Digicel commits US$500,000 in support of relief efforts

Digicel commits US$500,000 in support of relief efforts

September 5, 2015 | Comments: 0

Digicel has announced that it has committed over US$500,000 in support of the relief efforts in Dominica following the devastation that was left behind when Tropical ...

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A strong call for Unity- Bishop Malzaire

A strong call for Unity- Bishop Malzaire

September 5, 2015 | Comments: 0

Bishop of the Diocese of Roseau, His Lordship Gabriel Malzaire has made a strong call to the nation to unite following the passage of Tropical Storm Erika which ...

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DOWASCO suffers $50M in damage; DOMLEC restores 97% service

DOWASCO suffers $50M in damage; DOMLEC restores 97% service

September 4, 2015 | Comments: 0

General Manager of Dominica Water and Sewerage Company (DOWASCO), Bernard Etinoffe has reported that the company suffered damages to the tune of $50M during the ...

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A Song of Inspiration

A Song of Inspiration

September 4, 2015 | Comments: 12

The ‘Look-Us’ band has released a new song ‘Dominica Overcome’ in an move to provide inspiration as the island struggles to cope in the wake of Tropical ...

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Report it, says Corriette

Report it, says Corriette

September 4, 2015 | Comments: 7

Disaster Coordinator at the Office of Disaster Management (ODM) Don Corriette is urging those with specific information of wrongdoing by volunteers and members of ...

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Guyana NIS in trouble; government looks to Consolidated Fund to help pay beneficiaries

Guyana NIS in trouble; government looks to Consolidated Fund to help pay beneficiaries

September 4, 2015 | Comments: 0

Caribbean360 — Two “reckless” investments by the previous government have left the National Insurance Scheme (NIS) in Guyana facing significant problems ...

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St Jude Hospital Donates Supplies to Storm-Ravaged Dominica

St Jude Hospital Donates Supplies to Storm-Ravaged Dominica

September 4, 2015 | Comments: 0

St Jude Hospital in St. Lucia, has donated over 600 pounds of relief supplies in aid of the recovery efforts in Dominica following the devastation left in the wake ...

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LPG supplies back to normal soon

LPG supplies back to normal soon

September 4, 2015 | Comments: 0

  Flood damage suffered at the PetroCaribe plant in Dominica has not affected its operations, except in the case of LPG but distribution in this area will ...

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Unconfirmed reports of bodies in Guadeloupe waters  –Police Chief says

Unconfirmed reports of bodies in Guadeloupe waters –Police Chief says

September 4, 2015 | Comments: 7

  Dominica has received unconfirmed reports that two bodies have been seen in Guadeloupe waters. “I have received, and I must say that [they are] unconfirmed ...

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C&W Communications launches Dominica Relief Support Campaign

C&W Communications launches Dominica Relief Support Campaign

September 4, 2015 | Comments: 0

Cable & Wireless Communications has established a regional relief support campaign for Dominica, following the devastation caused by the passage of Tropical ...

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CARICOM Secretary General here to help

CARICOM Secretary General here to help

September 4, 2015 | Comments: 1

Secretary-General of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM), Ambassador Irwin LaRocque arrived in Dominica yesterday to assist the island in its recovery efforts ...

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LIAT schedule effective September 06-15, 2015

LIAT schedule effective September 06-15, 2015

September 4, 2015 | Comments: 2

    Flight Dep. Airport Arr. Airport Dep. Time Arr. Time Frequency LI 581 Antigua (ANU) Guadeloupe (PTP) 06:00 06:30 Daily   LI 580 Guadeloupe (PTP) ...

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President praises response and recovery effort

President praises response and recovery effort

September 4, 2015 | Comments: 1

President Charles Savarin has stated that the response and recovery effort was triggered smoothly with timeliness and precision. Addressing the nation on the ...

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Child Fund donates hygiene, sanitation and entertainment supplies

Child Fund donates hygiene, sanitation and entertainment supplies

September 4, 2015 | Comments: 1

Child Fund Caribbean will donate hygiene, sanitation and entertainment supplies valued at over US$15, 000 to storm hit communities that have been declared disaster ...

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Goodwill home destroyed by fire

Goodwill home destroyed by fire

September 4, 2015 | Comments: 0

The Eden’s Lane, Goodwill home of a former Labour Commissioner, Bennet Austrie and his family, was destroyed by a fire which began in the early hours of September ...

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LIME service restored to Delices, Belles

LIME service restored to Delices, Belles

September 4, 2015 | Comments: 4

LIME’s technicians have overcome the challenges faced in Delices and are reporting success in restoring services to that eastern community. A press release issued ...

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Telephone communication made easier for Petite Savanne evacuees

Telephone communication made easier for Petite Savanne evacuees

September 4, 2015 | Comments: 2

Digicel on Thursday delivered a desktop phone and credit to the Dominica Grammar School, the location where several Petite Savanne residents are being housed ...

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Ministry concerned about water borne diseases, urges residents to treat drinking water

Ministry concerned about water borne diseases, urges residents to treat drinking water

September 4, 2015 | Comments: 0

Chief Medical Officer, Dr. David Johnson has expressed concerns about the possibility of water borne and vector-borne diseases in the wake of Tropical Storm Erika. ...

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British territories mobilise support for Dominica

British territories mobilise support for Dominica

September 3, 2015 | Comments: 0

BRADES, Montserrat — The British overseas territories of Montserrat and the British Virgin Islands have both mobilised support for Dominica following the ...

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Grenada, CCCU contribute to Erika relief efforts

Grenada, CCCU contribute to Erika relief efforts

September 3, 2015 | Comments: 0

 Central Co-operative Credit Union has announced plans to donate $50, 000 towards the Government’s storm relief efforts. “We recognise that the rebuilding ...

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22 schools affected by storm, Lead Institute pushes back reopening

22 schools affected by storm, Lead Institute pushes back reopening

September 3, 2015 | Comments: 0

With 22 of the island’s 75 school buildings affected in some way by Tropical Storm Erika, Education Minister Petter St Jean has announced that the reopening of ...

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