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02/20/2018 10:53 AM
ECSE Trade Report
Welcome to the Eastern Caribbean Securities Exchange’s daily update for 20 February 2018 providing the latest trading information and financial tip for the investor. There were no trades on the Eastern Caribbean Securities Market today.

02/20/2018 06:23 AM
Haxey, Logurz tie for Road March title
For the second consecutive year, the Dominica Calypso Association (DCA) is declaring a “tie” for the Road March title in Dominica. That decision came one week after Carnival 2018 was celebrated in Dominica from PRO of the DCA Davidson “Observer”...

02/20/2018 05:41 AM
Kamala Jno Baptiste-Aaron ends stint as Gov’t Press Secretary
Press Secretary Kamala Jno Baptiste-Aaron has said that she will not renew her contract when it ends on March 15, 2018. She said she has made it known to the government that she will not seek to renew the contract....

02/20/2018 03:24 AM
Pastor says opposition vital in development process
President of the Dominica Evangelical Association (DAEC), Pastor Randy Rodney, has pointed to the importance of opposing views in a democracy saying they are important in the development process. He was addressing a government-organized National Rebuilding and Economic Partnership Consultation...

02/20/2018 02:47 AM
Linton hopes gov’t consultation is ‘new beginning’ for opposition
Opposition Leader, Lennox Linton, has expressed hope that a government-organized consultation held at the Goodwill Parish Hall on Monday will signal a ‘new beginning’ in the attitude towards the opposition. He was invited to address the consultation and in his...

02/20/2018 01:46 AM
PM Skerrit calls for “collaborative approach” for first climate resilience nation
Prime Minister, Roosevelt Skerrit, has said a collaborative approach is needed to realize the government’s idea of making Dominica the first climate resilient country in the world. Speaking at a government-organized National Rebuilding and Economic Partnership Consultation on Monday, Skerrit...

02/20/2018 12:54 AM
“No race to the bottom” in CBI Program in Caribbean says PM Skerrit
As OECS (Organization of Eastern Caribbean States) Heads of Government move to finalize a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to better cooperate, collaborate and organize their Citizenship-by-Investment (CBI) Programmes on the fringes of the upcoming 29th Inter-sessional Meeting of the Conference...

02/19/2018 08:07 AM
Gov’t to address danger under Canefield Cliff
Prime Minister, Roosevelt Skerrit, has announced that government will be moving to acquire land for a road that will bypass the Canefield Cliff. This as numerous landslides and rock falls have posed a danger to the motoring public. The latest...

02/19/2018 06:39 AM
CARIFORUM strengthens its response to crime and security
The Caribbean Forum of States (CARIFORUM) will hold two meetings in St. Kitts and Nevis from 19-23 February 2018, as it continues to strengthen its institutional response to crime and security in the Region. CARICOM has described the Caribbean as...

02/19/2018 05:06 AM
PM Skerrit places DOMLEC ‘on notice’ for power restoration
Prime Minister, Roosevelt Skerrit, said he has placed power company DOMLEC on notice since energy and electricity are too critical to Dominica’s recovery efforts after Hurricane Maria “for us not to be further than where we are today.” DOMLEC has...