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06/24/2018 05:50 AM
Hurricane Maria-damaged Holy Redeemer Retreat House closes down
All operations at the Holy Redeemer Retreat House located in Eggleston have been ordered to cease and the  facility will be closing down following heavy damage suffered during the passage of Hurricane Maria last September. Fr. Rodney Olive, C.SsR., Director...

06/22/2018 06:33 AM
Cab Sec says overhaul of public service needed
Cabinet Secretary, Steve Ferrol has said there is a need for an overhaul and a refocus of the public service. He made that statement while addressing the official launching ceremony of Public Service Day 2018 held at the St Alphonsus...

06/22/2018 06:21 AM
ANNOUNCEMENT: CATS TOR for Short-Term Consultancy
Short term Consultancy with Caribbean Aqua-Terrestrial Solutions Position of Fisheries Specialist/Climate Change Expert The purpose of this short term consultancy is to equip fishers with the fundamental skills to better manage their local fisheries sustainably and to strengthen their capabilities...

06/22/2018 06:11 AM
Elderly Dominican reported missing in Antigua
A Dominican man who resides in Antigua and Barbuda has been reported missing. He is James Joseph from Newtown. Joseph, who is sixty-eight years old went to the twin-island state in January this year. He lived in All Saints and...

06/22/2018 04:52 AM
DDA to host workshop on voluntourism
Discover Dominica Authority (DDA) will host a three (3) day “Enhancing Tour Packages for Voluntourism” workshop commencing on Monday, June 25, 2018. Twenty five (25) Tour Operators, Dive Operators, Hoteliers and Representatives from various Community Tourism Associations will participate in...

06/22/2018 03:57 AM
Roseau gets extensive cleanup
The Roseau City Council in collaboration with the Ministry of Tourism & Culture and the Ministry of Environment, Climate Resilience, Disaster Management & Urban Renewal is currently undertaking an extensive cleanup of Roseau. This project is an expansion of the...

06/22/2018 03:14 AM
Commentary on the state of governance in Dominica
This commentary is about the state of governance in this country and the manner in which unsuspecting citizens are being taken on a ride to nowhere. – It is about a political leader (not a prime minister) who spends most...

06/22/2018 03:09 AM
NCCU reports increase in membership, total assets for 2017
The National Cooperative Credit Union (NCCU) is reporting an increase in its membership and total assets for 2017. This is according to the Board of Directors Report for the year ended December 31, 2017. “During the year in review, the...

06/22/2018 02:03 AM
Heavy rain causes havoc in south east
Heavy rain associated with a tropical wave which is now affecting Dominica has washed away the La Ronde bypass, affected the Sari Sari Bridge and has cut off the community of La Plaine. MP for the La Plaine Constituency, Petter...

06/22/2018 01:57 AM
ANNOUNCEMENT: Job vacancies
Wanted: Qualified individuals for the positions of: Office Maids/Marketers – Roseau Base Cleaners – Roseau Base Cleaners/Handymen – Portsmouth Base Working knowledge of Microsoft Office, physical fitness, and good communication skills required for Marketers. Marketing course provided. Valid Driver’s License...