Month: October 2016

DBS EVENING NEWS AND SPORTS FOR MONDAY 31 OCTOBER, 2016

This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Evening News for October 31, 2016. In the headlines: Renovation works on the Roseau Cathedral put on hold; Trinidad and tobago Prime Minister Dr. Keith rowley announces new cabinet and Boko Haram victims suffer sexual abuse. News presented by Ivona Jno. Baptiste Lugay with sports by […]Read More

DBS LUNCHTIME NEWS AND SPORTS FOR MONDAY 31 OCTOBER, 2016

This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Lunchtime News for October 31, 2016. In the headlines: Renowned Dominican Intl artist, Gordon Henderson wants Dominica to make the effort to inscribe Cadence Lypso on the UNESCO Cultural Heritage List; Venezuelan Government and Opposition Work to end political crisis and Lebanon elects new president. News […]Read More

Tourism Director Pleased with Outcome of World Creole Music Festival

Tourism Director Colin Piper says organisers of the World Creole Music Festival are delighted with the results of the 19th edition. Pop artist Akon brought the curtain down on the 2016 festival on Monday and before him Michel Henderson, Gentleman, Ti- Mickey and Breve. Piper says the DFC has taken away many positive aspects this […]Read More

DBS MORNING NEWS AND SPORTS FOR MONDAY 31 OCTOBER, 2016

This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Morning News for October 31, 2016. In the headlines: tourism Director Colin Piper says organizers of WCMF are delighted with results of the 19th Edition; Barbados Government urges more Caribbean countries to consider investing in LIAT and democratic leader in the US senate says head of […]Read More

Mayor of Roseau Highlights Plans for City Ahead of Re-Election

Mayor of Roseau, Her worship Irene John plans to tackle the issue of parking space in the city if she is re-elected to the position. Roseau City Council elections are set to take place on November 14. The mayor says there are other priority areas on her agenda. Her worship also vowed to continue to […]Read More

Portsmouth Mayor Wants Ban on Styrofoam

Mayor of Portsmouth His Worship Titus Francis has called for a ban on styrofoam in Dominica. Francis told the northern District youth rally at Portsmouth on Monday, there needs to be a greater commitment to protecting the environment. The youth rally for schools in the north took place on Monday in Portsmouth as part of […]Read More

DBS EVENING NEWS AND SPORTS FOR TUESDAY 25 OCTOBER, 2016

This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Evening News for October 25, 2016. In the headlines: Dominica ready for the 2016/2017 Cruise Season which opens tomorrow; UN human rights expert criticizes United Nations for denying legal responsibility for 2010 Cholera outbreak and Donald Trump says presidential rival Hilary Clinton’s foreign policy plan in […]Read More

Dominica Ready for the 2016/2017 Cruise Season Opening Tomorrow

Chairman of the Discover Dominica Authority and head of the Dominica Air and Seaports Authority Benoit Bardouille says Dominica is well equipped for the start of the 2016/2017 cruise season tomorrow. The MV Celebrity Summit of Celebrity Cruises will make the first call for the season at the Roseau Cruise Ship Berth. Bardouille says a […]Read More