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Pioneer Preparatory receive BBC Micro:bits

The Pioneer Preparatory Primary students have been equipped with BBC Micro:bits through a kind donation from the National Telecommunications Regulatory Commission (NTRC). With funding from the Universal Service Fund, the NTRC donated approximatly $ 50,200.00
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Pioneer Preparatory receive BBC Micro:bits

The Pioneer Preparatory Primary students have been equipped with BBC Micro:bits through a kind donation from the National Telecommunications Regulatory Commission (NTRC). With funding from the Universal Service Fund, the NTRC donated approximatly $ 50,200.00 worth of ICT equipment to...

Michael Laudat appointed magistrate in Dominica

Retired Inspector of Police, Michael Laudat is now a magistrate in the Commonwealth of Dominica. The Judicial & Legal Services Commission (JLSC) based in St. Lucia, approved the recommendation for his appointment and Laudat took his oath and was handed...
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Michael Laudat appointed magistrate in Dominica

Retired Inspector of Police, Michael Laudat is now a magistrate in the Commonwealth of Dominica. The Judicial & Legal Services Commission (JLSC) based in St. Lucia, approved the recommendation for his appointment and Laudat took his oath and was handed...

Michael Laduat appointed magistrate in Dominica

Retired Inspector of Police, Michael Laduat is now a magistrate in the Commonwealth of Dominica. The Judicial & Legal Services Commission (JLSC) based in St. Lucia, approved the recommendation for his appointment and Laduat took his oath and was handed...
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Michael Laduat appointed magistrate in Dominica

Retired Inspector of Police, Michael Laduat is now a magistrate in the Commonwealth of Dominica. The Judicial & Legal Services Commission (JLSC) based in St. Lucia, approved the recommendation for his appointment and Laduat took his oath and was handed...

2019 Carnival Princess Show to be held this weekend

President of the Rotaract club, Leona Jeremiah has said that the club has made a significant contribution to the cultural and personal development of Dominica’s youth by hosting the annual Carnival Princess Show for the past 20 years. She is promoting...
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2019 Carnival Princess Show to be held this weekend

President of the Rotaract club, Leona Jeremiah has said that the club has made a significant contribution to the cultural and personal development of Dominica’s youth by hosting the annual Carnival Princess Show for the past 20 years. She is promoting...

Dominicans do soca in sign language

“Hands up, if you love fam­i­ly, show me your hands if you is one of we”. So sings St Vin­cent and the Grenadines so­ca sen­sa­tion Gamal “Skin­ny Fab­u­lous” Doyle in his verse of this year’s Road March con­tender “Famalay”. Well,...
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Dominicans do soca in sign language

“Hands up, if you love fam­i­ly, show me your hands if you is one of we”. So sings St Vin­cent and the Grenadines so­ca sen­sa­tion Gamal “Skin­ny Fab­u­lous” Doyle in his verse of this year’s Road March con­tender “Famalay”. Well,...

Ministry of Education implements successful school attendance programme

The Ministry of Education and Human Resource Development has facilitated the return of thirty-eight (38) students who dropped out of the school system following the passage of Hurricane Maria. These include nine (9) students referred to Skills Based Programs
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Ministry of Education implements successful school attendance programme

The Ministry of Education and Human Resource Development has facilitated the return of thirty-eight (38) students who dropped out of the school system following the passage of Hurricane Maria. These include nine (9) students referred to Skills Based Programs at...

Michael Laduat appointed Magistrate in Dominica

Retired Inspector of police Michael Laduat is now a magistrate in the Commonwealth of Dominica. The Judicial & Legal Services Commission (JLSC) based in St. Lucia, approved the recommendation for his appointment and Laduat took his oath and was handed...
Dominica News Online

Michael Laduat appointed Magistrate in Dominica

Retired Inspector of police Michael Laduat is now a magistrate in the Commonwealth of Dominica. The Judicial & Legal Services Commission (JLSC) based in St. Lucia, approved the recommendation for his appointment and Laduat took his oath and was handed...

PS Thomas describes agricultural marketing consultation as a milestone

Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Agriculture, food and Fishers, Dr. Reginald Thomas has described the holding of a marketing consultation as a new milestone and and a new direction that will lead to the development of agricultural marketing in...
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PS Thomas describes agricultural marketing consultation as a milestone

Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Agriculture, food and Fishers, Dr. Reginald Thomas has described the holding of a marketing consultation as a new milestone and and a new direction that will lead to the development of agricultural marketing in...

COMMENTARY: How Bad Does Venezuela Have to Get

The people of Venezuela are suffering from man-made political and economic crises that have transformed a once thriving and prosperous democracy into a place beset by poverty, corruption, and repression.  More than three million Venezuelans have fled and sou
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COMMENTARY: How Bad Does Venezuela Have to Get

The people of Venezuela are suffering from man-made political and economic crises that have transformed a once thriving and prosperous democracy into a place beset by poverty, corruption, and repression.  More than three million Venezuelans have fled and sought refuge...

Dominica records 33.2% drop in tourism for Jan-Sept 2018 – CTO; 4th quarter signals recovery – DDA

The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO), the authority on regional tourism statistics and performance, is reporting an overall decline in visitor arrivals of 10% for Dominica, Anguilla, the British Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico, Sint Maarten and the US Virg
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Dominica records 33.2% drop in tourism for Jan-Sept 2018 – CTO; 4th quarter signals recovery – DDA

The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO), the authority on regional tourism statistics and performance, is reporting an overall decline in visitor arrivals of 10% for Dominica, Anguilla, the British Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico, Sint Maarten and the US Virgin Islands. Between January and September...

Six youths killed in one week; three murdered in sixteen hours in St. Kitts and Nevis

Six St. Kitts and Nevis youths have been gunned down in as many days as the apparent blood bath continued with three dead in separate incidents in less than 24 hours. Residents woke up Thursday morning to news that two...
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Six youths killed in one week; three murdered in sixteen hours in St. Kitts and Nevis

Six St. Kitts and Nevis youths have been gunned down in as many days as the apparent blood bath continued with three dead in separate incidents in less than 24 hours. Residents woke up Thursday morning to news that two...

DSC Culventure Club working towards a healthier, cleaner Dominica

A group of students of the Dominica State College (DSC) has embarked on a new initiative to help promote a resilient Dominica by engaging in activities activities that helps promote healthy habits and cleaner surroundings. The DSC Culventure Club recently...
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DSC Culventure Club working towards a healthier, cleaner Dominica

A group of students of the Dominica State College (DSC) has embarked on a new initiative to help promote a resilient Dominica by engaging in activities activities that helps promote healthy habits and cleaner surroundings. The DSC Culventure Club recently...

Christopher Martin to perform at ROTB Valentine Edition tonight

Reggae On The Boardwalk Valentine’s Day edition is on tonight at the Strip in Lalay Coco which is located between Loubiere and Castle Comfort. The show is being headlined by Jamaican artiste, Christopher Martin.  “This time we are doing something specia
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Christopher Martin to perform at ROTB Valentine Edition tonight

Reggae On The Boardwalk Valentine’s Day edition is on tonight at the Strip in Lalay Coco which is located between Loubiere and Castle Comfort. The show is being headlined by Jamaican artiste, Christopher Martin.  “This time we are doing something special...

CHECK THIS OUT: 53 year Love story in the face of racism

In this feature, we highlight an extraordinary item in the news, on social media or that has otherwise been brought to our attention and ask you to check it out! On this valentine’s edition of check this out we thought we...
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CHECK THIS OUT: 53 year Love story in the face of racism

In this feature, we highlight an extraordinary item in the news, on social media or that has otherwise been brought to our attention and ask you to check it out! On this valentine’s edition of check this out we thought we...

IN PICTURES: Little ‘Sunshine’ Valentines

Teachers  and students of the Sunshine Preschool which located on Upper Lane in Roseau on the streets of Roseau this morning showing their solidarity with the observance of Valentines Day today February 14.    
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IN PICTURES: Little ‘Sunshine’ Valentines

Teachers  and students of the Sunshine Preschool which located on Upper Lane in Roseau on the streets of Roseau this morning showing their solidarity with the observance of Valentines Day today February 14.    

ANNOUNCEMENT: Image being falsely attributed to DNO

Dominica News Online (DNO) would like to disassociate itself from certain doctored images being shared via social media. At least one image being circulated contains the DNO watermark but it was not created by DNO nor is this image affiliated...
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ANNOUNCEMENT: Image being falsely attributed to DNO

Dominica News Online (DNO) would like to disassociate itself from certain doctored images being shared via social media. At least one image being circulated contains the DNO watermark but it was not created by DNO nor is this image affiliated...

Ronald Charles outlines plans for Roseau Valley constituency

The Opposition United Workers Party (UWP) candidate for the Roseau Valley Constituency, Senator Ronald Charles continues to layout his party’s plans for a more collaborative community which he sees as the best hope for the constituency and country, by exten
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Ronald Charles outlines plans for Roseau Valley constituency

The Opposition United Workers Party (UWP) candidate for the Roseau Valley Constituency, Senator Ronald Charles continues to layout his party’s plans for a more collaborative community which he sees as the best hope for the constituency and country, by extension....

FEATURED PHOTO: Happy Valentine’s!

Sunshine preschoolers take to the streets to express love on Valentine’s Day, February 14.     If you have any interesting, exciting, funny, good quality photos that you would like to have  featured on DNO, just send them to news&
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FEATURED PHOTO: Happy Valentine’s!

Sunshine preschoolers take to the streets to express love on Valentine’s Day, February 14.     If you have any interesting, exciting, funny, good quality photos that you would like to have  featured on DNO, just send them to news@dominicanewsonline.com. Please ensure that...

Steps being taken to deal with absence of Norwegian Airlines says Piper

Director of Tourism and CEO of Discover Dominica Authority (DDA), Colin Piper has said that efforts are being made to replace the capacity that will be lost from Norwegian Air’s departure from the Caribbean next season. According to an article...
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Steps being taken to deal with absence of Norwegian Airlines says Piper

Director of Tourism and CEO of Discover Dominica Authority (DDA), Colin Piper has said that efforts are being made to replace the capacity that will be lost from Norwegian Air’s departure from the Caribbean next season. According to an article...

UWP confirms candidate for La Plaine constituency

Francisca Joseph, a former Adult Education Officer from the community of Delices, is the United Workers Party’s (UWP) candidate for the La Plaine constituency in the next general. The UWP recently confirmed Joseph’s candidacy. Speaking during an i
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UWP confirms candidate for La Plaine constituency

Francisca Joseph, a former Adult Education Officer from the community of Delices, is the United Workers Party’s (UWP) candidate for the La Plaine constituency in the next general. The UWP recently confirmed Joseph’s candidacy. Speaking during an interview recently, she...

Fatal shooting in Marigot

Dominica News Online (DNO) has confirmed that one man is dead following a shooting incident which occurred in the early hours of this morning at the Marigot Fisheries Complex. A source told DNO that the man, a national of St....
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Fatal shooting in Marigot

Dominica News Online (DNO) has confirmed that one man is dead following a shooting incident which occurred in the early hours of this morning at the Marigot Fisheries Complex. A source told DNO that the man, a national of St....

Chief Justice presents state of the art equipment to Dominica High Court

Chief Justice of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court, Dame Janice Pereira, on Tuesday, presented state-of-the art equipment valued at US$50 thousand dollars to the Dominica High Court. Justice Pereira made the donation on behalf of the Jurist Project. The J
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Chief Justice presents state of the art equipment to Dominica High Court

Chief Justice of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court, Dame Janice Pereira, on Tuesday, presented state-of-the art equipment valued at US$50 thousand dollars to the Dominica High Court. Justice Pereira made the donation on behalf of the Jurist Project. The JURIST Project (Judicial...

Fine Foods Inc and Calypso Association sign agreement

Whoever becomes the next calypso monarch of Dominica will not have to worry about groceries for the entire year of his or her reign. That’s because Fresh Market of the Fine Foods group of companies and the Dominica Calypso Association (DCA)...
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Fine Foods Inc and Calypso Association sign agreement

Whoever becomes the next calypso monarch of Dominica will not have to worry about groceries for the entire year of his or her reign. That’s because Fresh Market of the Fine Foods group of companies and the Dominica Calypso Association (DCA)...

COMMENTARY: CARICOM’S Finest Hour

The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) deserves full marks for the position it has adopted and the actions it has undertaken in response to the regional and international crisis that was precipitated on Wednesday 23 January 2019 when the Venezuelan parliamentari
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COMMENTARY: CARICOM’S Finest Hour

The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) deserves full marks for the position it has adopted and the actions it has undertaken in response to the regional and international crisis that was precipitated on Wednesday 23 January 2019 when the Venezuelan parliamentarian who is currently holding...

Statement from former DLP senator Griffin St. Hilaire

It has come to my attention via the Dominican news media that my nephew, who is like a son to me, has agreed a deal with Roosevelt Skerrit to contest the upcoming General Elections in the Wesley constituency. Let it...
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Statement from former DLP senator Griffin St. Hilaire

It has come to my attention via the Dominican news media that my nephew, who is like a son to me, has agreed a deal with Roosevelt Skerrit to contest the upcoming General Elections in the Wesley constituency. Let it...

DEAR BELLA: I need to break up with two women; please help me

Bella, I have a situation and I don’t know how to get out of it. I want to end two relationships that I have especially now more than ever. Bella, the thing is, I have two women in my life...
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DEAR BELLA: I need to break up with two women; please help me

Bella, I have a situation and I don’t know how to get out of it. I want to end two relationships that I have especially now more than ever. Bella, the thing is, I have two women in my life...

Bouyon video “Sa Ka Bay” breaks million view-mark

Local Bouyon artist, Reo (Dario Sebastien) has racked up a million views for his hit song“ Sa Ka Bay” which features DJ Bling- a huge achievement and first for any Dominican Bouyon artist! Within three months of its July 2018...
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Bouyon video “Sa Ka Bay” breaks million view-mark

Local Bouyon artist, Reo (Dario Sebastien) has racked up a million views for his hit song“ Sa Ka Bay” which features DJ Bling- a huge achievement and first for any Dominican Bouyon artist! Within three months of its July 2018...

Agreement signed for construction of eco-resort at Laudat

The Government of Dominica and Vital Developers Limited have signed an agreement for the construction of a 5 Star Quality Eco-Resort under the Common Wealth of Dominica Citizenship By Investment (CBI) programme at Providence, Laudat in the Roseau Valley. The.
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Agreement signed for construction of eco-resort at Laudat

The Government of Dominica and Vital Developers Limited have signed an agreement for the construction of a 5 Star Quality Eco-Resort under the Common Wealth of Dominica Citizenship By Investment (CBI) programme at Providence, Laudat in the Roseau Valley. The...

Athenia Benjamin exits political arena

After unsuccessfully contesting the 2014 general election on the Dominica Labour Party (DLP) ticket in the Wesley constituency, Athenia Benjamin is bowing out of the political arena. In a message to supporters on Tuesday, Benjamin, who was called DLP Caretake
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Athenia Benjamin exits political arena

After unsuccessfully contesting the 2014 general election on the Dominica Labour Party (DLP) ticket in the Wesley constituency, Athenia Benjamin is bowing out of the political arena. In a message to supporters on Tuesday, Benjamin, who was called DLP Caretaker...

Dominican charged with possession of proceeds of crime in BVI

Dominican native Cornelius Fontaine, 33, was charged with possession of proceeds of criminal conduct in the British Virgin Island (BVI), Tortola. According to an article posted on BVI News, Fontaine, who is said to be a fisherman who resides in...
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Dominican charged with possession of proceeds of crime in BVI

Dominican native Cornelius Fontaine, 33, was charged with possession of proceeds of criminal conduct in the British Virgin Island (BVI), Tortola. According to an article posted on BVI News, Fontaine, who is said to be a fisherman who resides in...

Junior Achievement Dominica receives $72,000 pledge from government

Junior Achievement (JA) Dominica has benefited from a EC$72,000 commitment from the government of Dominica which will go towards its garden base Grow Project. Agriculture Minister, Reginald Austrie made the announcement during the official signing ceremon
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Junior Achievement Dominica receives $72,000 pledge from government

Junior Achievement (JA) Dominica has benefited from a EC$72,000 commitment from the government of Dominica which will go towards its garden base Grow Project. Agriculture Minister, Reginald Austrie made the announcement during the official signing ceremony of the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between...

Environmental Health boosts efforts to prevent Dengue outbreak

The Environmental Health Department is stepping up efforts to prevent an outbreak of the mosquito-borne Dengue disease in Dominica. That’s according to Acting Chief Environmental Health Officer, Tassie Thomas. Just last month, The Caribbean Public Healt
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Environmental Health boosts efforts to prevent Dengue outbreak

The Environmental Health Department is stepping up efforts to prevent an outbreak of the mosquito-borne Dengue disease in Dominica. That’s according to Acting Chief Environmental Health Officer, Tassie Thomas. Just last month, The Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) advised countries to...

Portsmouth landlords to take legal action against Ross University

The Ross University School of Medicine, which departed Dominica recently, is headed for a court battle with landlords in Portsmouth who are now pursuing legal action against it. This is in addition to a lawsuit against the institution by the...
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Portsmouth landlords to take legal action against Ross University

The Ross University School of Medicine, which departed Dominica recently, is headed for a court battle with landlords in Portsmouth who are now pursuing legal action against it. This is in addition to a lawsuit against the institution by the...

Bishop calls for couples to maintain strong marriage

Bishop of Roseau, His Lordship Gabriel Malzaire has reminded couples of their responsibilities in maintaining a strong and healthy marriage. He spoke at a World Marriage Day celebration at the Portsmouth Roman Catholic Church on Sunday. Bishop Malzaire said s
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Bishop calls for couples to maintain strong marriage

Bishop of Roseau, His Lordship Gabriel Malzaire has reminded couples of their responsibilities in maintaining a strong and healthy marriage. He spoke at a World Marriage Day celebration at the Portsmouth Roman Catholic Church on Sunday. Bishop Malzaire said spouses...

IOM partners with government to repair emergency shelters

  The International Organization for Migration (IOM) has launched a project funded by United States Agency for International Development (USAID), to support the Government of Dominica with increasing the emergency preparedness of communities. Under this
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IOM partners with government to repair emergency shelters

  The International Organization for Migration (IOM) has launched a project funded by United States Agency for International Development (USAID), to support the Government of Dominica with increasing the emergency preparedness of communities. Under this project, IOM will undertake several...

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