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Dominica signs agreement for construction of geothermal plant in Roseau Valley

Dominica has signed an agreement with the World Bank for the construction of a Geothermal Plant in the Roseau Valley. The financing package is worth...

Government considers new source of funding for Marigot Hospital

The Government of Dominica is exploring the idea of a new means of funding for the Marigot Hospital. A pledge of US 5 million dollars...

Senior Director at the Commonwealth praises Dominica’s resilience agenda

Dominica’s climate resilience agenda has received high marks from the Commonwealth Secretariat.   Senior Director of the Economic, Youth and Sustainable Directorate for the Commonwealth Secretariat...

Opposition Leader open to debate with Prime Minister-Senior Counsel says, Not a Chance!

Opposition Leader Lennox Linton says he is accepting a challenge from Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit to participate in a national debate ahead of upcoming...

TRIPLE KAY SIGNS NEW DEAL WITH TRINIDAD PROMOTER

Dominica’s top Bouyon Band Triple Kay International has signed a deal with Trinidad based promoter, JC Management.   The deal will see JC Management handling booking arrangements...

FORMER QUEEN CONTESTANT LAUNCHES FEEDING PROGRAMME

One former Carnival contestant is keeping true to her pageant platform.   Anick Williams contested the 2019 Miss Dominica Pageant with the platform ‘Fostering humanity through...

PRESSURE MOUNTS FOR MADURO TO GO

Hundreds of Venezuelans rallied on Tuesday after opposition leader Juan Guaido called for a "military uprising" in his strongest move to take down President Nicolas Maduro since declaring...

DOMINICA PLEDGES FINANCIAL SUPPORT FOR LIAT

In the face of reports that regional carrier LIAT’s closure is forthcoming, Dominica’s prime minister Roosevelt Skerrit urged the region’s leaders to be reminded...

UWP TO TAKE ITS ELECTION CAMPAIGN UP A NOTCH

Election campaign 2019-2020 is expected to intensify further as the Opposition United Workers Party prepares to launch its full slate of candidates.   The party announced...

NEW PROJECTS ANNOUNCED FOR THE EAST

A number of public works have been completed and are ongoing in the East and South Eastern Communities of Dominica.   Public Works Minister Dr. Joh...

ELECTORAL REFORM GROUP TO HOST PANEL DISCUSSION

A group of Church, Business, Trade Unions and Civil Society leaders who have taken up the cause of electoral reform here, will host a...

PARLIAMENT APPROVES NEW LOAN FACILITY FOR SMALL BUSINESS

A new loan facility of 5.4 million dollars will soon be available to small and medium sized businesses in Dominica.   A resolution was approved in...