Dominica Press Releases

White potato production in Dominia

Ministry of Agriculture working to expand production of white potato. Farmers are receiving great yields from white potatoes this season and they are grateful. Shortly...

Dominica welcomes MV Mein Schiff 3

Dominica welcomed the MV Mein Schiff 3 of TUI Cruises on Sunday January 28, 2018. The ship brought well over 2000 passengers to the destination’s...

Climate Change Resilience – A Must

Prime Minister Skerrit urges the international community to scale up investments in building climate change resilience. At the One Planet Summit in Paris, France, on...

Soft Loans to be more accessible

Government/Aid bank soft loans facility reviewed. Farmers, manufacturers and those engaged in the tourism sector can look forward to new conditions which will make existing...

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Purple-Throated Hummingbird

Researcher discusses findings on hummingbirds and heliconias

Forestry, wildlife and parks employees are now more knowledgeable on the subject of hummingbirds and heliconias (lobster claw flowers or balisier) of the Lesser...
Geothermal Well

Government to fund geothermal energy plant

Hon Prime Minister and Minister for Finance, Dr Roosevelt Skerrit, has revealed that Government will proceed in constructing a small geothermal plant in Dominica. Speaking...
Robert Tonge

Urban Renewal Minister taking action for cleaner capital

The Ministry of Tourism and Urban Renewal, working closely with the Roseau City council has embarked on a cleanup campaign of the city of...
Ian Pinard

Soufriere MP resigns from parliament

DOMINICA: Residents of the Soufriere Constituency will go to the polls within the next 90 days to elect a new parliamentary representative. Former Soufriere MP,...
Fitzroy Lloyd - Potato Farmer

Over 25,000lbs of White Potatoes Projected for Harvest

DOMINICA:  The Ministry of Agriculture is anticipating over 25,000 pounds of white potatoes in this season’s harvest. In December 2015, the Ministry of Agriculture received...

Dominica post Hurricane Maria update

Dominica post Hurricane Maria update In the wake of the passage of Hurricane Maria some six...

Curfew hours changed in Dominica

Based on the advice of the Chief of Police, the Ministry of Justice, Immigration and...

UN Secretary-General visits Dominica

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres visited Dominica on Sunday, October 8, 2017. He was met and...

Over 100 persons evacuated from Dominica

The Barbados Coast Guard has evacuated over 100 persons from Dominica to date, and it...

Strong CARICOM support for hurricane ravaged Dominica

The Governments and people of Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Member States continue to actively support their...

CCRIF to make payout to Dominica of US$19 mil

CCRIF to make payout to Dominica of US$19 million Following the Passage of Hurricane Maria. CCRIF...

Dominica’s PM at the 72nd Session of the General Assembly of the UN

The Hon. Roosevelt Skerrit Prime Minister of the Commonwealth of Dominica addresses the general debate...

Hurricane Maria Situation Report #1

SYNOPSIS OF HURRICANE MARIA: Maria, the 13th named hurricane of the 2017 Atlantic Hurricane Season, became...

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CDB President

CDB President pays courtesy call on Prime Minister of Dominica

On September 14, 2017, a delegation from the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) led by President...

Dominica makes first Shipment to hurricane stricken islands

Dominica has made its first shipment to the countries which were battered by Hurricane Irma. On...

WCMF Silver Sponsor – DBS Radio

The Dominica Broadcasting Corporation, DBS radio, has come on board as a silver sponsor of...

EC$4.7 For Interventions in the east

Contracts amounting to $4.7 million have been signed between the Ministry of Environment and three...

Dominica begins relief supply to hurricane stricken islands

Plans have been set afoot for Dominica to provide relief supplies to neighbouring islands battered...

Our EC Dollar is Strong – ECCB Governor

Governor of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank, Timothy Antoine has lauded the Eastern Caribbean dollar...