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With Billy, a surfing pioneer in Dominica, they founded the WRAD (Wave Rider Alliance of Dominica) collecting materials to teach kids to surf.
"The Prime Minister of Dominica came in along with the Secretary General of CARICOM. After hurricane Matthew we are now letting the entire country know exactly what is going on, as well as the international media so that we can get the relief that we need.

Washington, Oct. 19 (Petra)- A magnitude 5.8 quake struck off the island of Dominica in the Caribbean sea's Lesser Antilles archipelago, the US Geological Survey said.
Washington, Oct. 19 (Petra)- A magnitude 5.8 quake struck off the island of Dominica in the Caribbean sea's Lesser Antilles archipelago, the US Geological Survey said.
ROSEAU, Dominica, (CMC) - A motion expressing a lack of confidence in Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit was defeated in the Dominica Parliament on Wednesday following a verbal clash between the Speaker and the Opposition Leader Lennox Linton.
Reported by local news, the government of Dominica in the Caribbean has set aside $15 million for the development of a geothermal project on the island state.

This year, for the first time Dominica observes 'Emblems Week' and the cultural division is hoping that the general public, particularly the schools, will engage in activities that incorporate the national emblems.
ROSEAU, Dominica, Oct 18, CMC - Dominica has praised China for its unwavering commitment to the socio-economic development of the island saying the Asian country has remained "true to its commitment and promises to Dominica. "Every single promise ...
Moscow (Sputnik) - The earthquake occurred at 22:08 GMT on Tuesday at a depth of 143 kilometers (about 89 miles), 14 kilometers (about 8,7 miles) west of Pointe Michel, a town on the southwest coast of Caribbean island Dominica, according to the ...
Chairman of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM), Hon Prime Minister, Dr. Roosevelt Skerrit, has committed US$100,000 each to hurricane-stricken Haiti and Bahamas.
The purpose of the visit is for the CARICOM delegation to get a first hand view of the damage to infrastructure, how many people are displaced and inspect critical facilities with a view to what kind of assistance Dominica and CARICOM at large, can ...
Roseau, Dominica (TDN) Local residents in Dominica have called into question police action following what many considered to be a botched investigation into the illegal importation of firearms into the country.
ROSEAU, Dominica, Oct 12, CMC - Health ministers from the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) began a two day meeting here with Dominica calling for the establishment of new mechanisms to reduce expenditure for health care in ...
A national consultation on developing a national brand for fresh produce in Dominica was held on Friday October 7th with key stakeholders including the Dominica Hotel and Tourism Association, Caribbean Agricultural Research and Development Institute, ...
Three ladies from Dominica, Dianne James (Marigot), Ursula Winston (Wesley) Sheryl Barnett (Grand Bay) and three from St. Lucia, Sharlene Jn Baptiste (Bois Cachet, Castries), Melissa Joseph (Mon Repos) and Uhanna Charles-Obaizamomwan (Ti Morne ...
Party promoter Cabral Douglas, who launched a US$3-million lawsuit against the Dominica government, has retained one of England's top barristers - Dr Leslie Thomas - to lead the litigation phase of the case due to commence in Trinidad on October 20.

The Honourable Minister for Tourism and Urban Renewal, Senator Robert Tonge, the CEO of the Discover Dominica Authority and Director Of Tourism, Colin Piper, Dominica police Force, Operations Officer, ASP Richmond Valentine, Bishop Gabriel Malzaire ...
Executive members of the Caribbean Association of Local Authorities (CALGA) are in Dominica to hold the association's annual biennial meeting under the theme 'Strengthening our commitment to local governance for national building'.
"I am moved as Prime Minister of Dominica to step in and help however we can in minimizing the suffering of the people of Haiti and the Bahamas in the first instance as hurricane Matthew is still an active system impacting Florida's east coast at this ...
I have been tracking the sperm whales since 4 a.m. Now the island of Dominica imposes its dark shape in front of the rising sun.
"I am moved as Prime Minister of Dominica to step in and help however we can in minimizing the suffering of the people of Haiti and the Bahamas in the first instance as hurricane Matthew is still an active system impacting Florida's east coast at this ...
The first ever Gender Equality Indicators (GEI) report for Dominica was officially launched on Wednesday October 5th, at the conference room of the Ministry of finance. The document was launched ahead of a meeting of high level policy makers who ...
The Ministry of Trade is elated that new equipment for the Dominica arts and craft producers association, DACPA, will facilitate better production.
ROSEAU, Dominica (CMC) - Dominica police Friday said they had intercepted a shipment of guns and ammunition and were also investigating the ...
The workshop dubbed 'Building Resilience in Agricultural strategies in the Commonwealth of Dominica' has brought together participants from the Division of agriculture, the forestry division, Waitukubuli National Trail and private consultants as well ...
October 3rd to 7th is being recognized as teachers' Week, with World Teacher's day being highlighted on Wednesday 5th October, 2016. Hon Minister for education, Petter Saint Jean, affirmed it is an immense honour for teachers to be recognized for the ...
The Organization of the Eastern Caribbean States and the United States Agency For International Development (OECS/USAID) have granted approval for the commencement of phase two of the Juvenile Justice Reform Project.
The government of Dominica has appointed Dr. Vince Henderson as the new Ambassador to the United States of America and the Permanent Representative to the Organisation of American States.
Dominica is first among the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) countries to conduct training on forensic interviewing on child abuse and neglect.
October 1, 2016 marked the sixteenth anniversary of the death of Dominica's former Prime Minister, Roosevelt Douglas, and Canada remembers.
ROSEAU, Dominica (CMC) - Three members of the local music industry, including the internationally renowned Gordon Henderson and Ophelia Marie, have filed a lawsuit against the Barbados-based Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) seeking ...
The Hon Minister for culture, Justina Charles, wants nationals to appreciate the importance of the country's independence celebrations.
History Week 2016 is being observed in Dominica from October 3rd-7th, 2016, under the theme 'Building Communities: 1838 - 1938'.
With the adoption of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) setting the stage for increasing international discourse and action in the fight against inequality, Dominica says it remains "motivated and committed" to achieving the SDGs. In addressing ...
National Security Minister and the Chinese Ambassador signed the procedure for 19 vehicles which will be used to support national security efforts of the Dominica police Force and the Fire and Ambulance Services in Dominica. This signing is a follow-up ...
And in Dominica, the damaged assessment continued yesterday as schools were ordered to remain closed until Monday. Heavy rains from Matthew triggered landslides in several parts of the country.
Hon Dr. Skerrit believes Dominicans must put politics aside in matters of diplomacy and bilateral relations. "We must set aside partisan political considerations in Dominica when some in our midst seek to denigrate and disrespect the leaders and people ...
The UWI Seismic reports this month indicate that Dominica and Saint Kitts and Nevis have been rattled twice by earthquakes.
BACK IN 1976, Agnes Jones left the comfort of her home in Dominica and headed to Barbados with a cloud of uncertainty hanging over her head.
tropical storm warnings have been issued for parts of the Lesser Antilles, including Guadeloupe, Martinique, St. Lucia, Dominica, Barbados, St. Vincent and the Grenadine Islands. Tropical storm conditions are expected through tonight in these areas.
Dominica's export-import agency (DEXIA) hopes that a two-day workshop for agro-processors will help improve their packaging capabilities to allow them to be export ready.
The Commonwealth of Dominica and 30 other countries have given formal consent to the Paris (climate change) Agreement. This took place during the 71st United Nations General Assembly which commenced on September 13th at the United Nations ...
The government of the Commonwealth of Dominica and the government of New Zealand expanded their cooperation in geothermal energy development with the signing of a NZ$ 2.05 million (US$ 1.5 million/EC$ 4 million) Partnership Agreement to support ...
NK World, New York, Sept 25 : As the world sharpened its focus on achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), it must recognize the stakes for small island developing States, the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Dominica told the United Nations ...
Foreign Minister Francine Baron of Dominica addresses the general debate of the General Assembly's seventy-first session. UN Photo/Manuel Elias.
Thirty-nine young Dominicans, 31 males and eight females, joined the esteemed ranks of Commonwealth of Dominica police Force.
The Dominica Water and Sewerage Company (DOWASCO) is responsible for tender evaluations and for making arrangements for offloading and storage of the materials.
ROSEAU, Dominica (CMC) - The police in Dominica will be launching coroner's inquest even as investigations continue into the circumstances surrounding the sudden death of Calypsonian Leandra Cuffy.
On Monday, September 19th, Dominica joined the Peoples Republic of China to celebrate the 67th anniversary of its founding.


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