Month: December 2016

Nationals Encouraged to Take Necessary Precautions to Avoid Becoming HIV

Coordinator of the National Aids Response Program, Nurse Allison Samuel says individuals should still ensure that they take the necessary precautions to avoid becoming infected with HIV despite the medical advancements in controlling the effects of the virus. She made the remarks at a function in Castle Bruce on Tuesday as part of celebrations for […]Read More

Dominica Welcomes New Moroccan Ambassador

President of Dominica, His Excellency Charles Savarin is looking forward to strengthening the bonds of friendship and cooperation between Dominica and the Kingdom of Morocco. The President’s remarks came as he welcomed the new Moroccan Ambassador to Dominica, His Excellency ABDER-RAHIM KADMIRI to Dominica on Wednesday. H. E Savarin says that Dominica has enjoyed good […]Read More

DBS MORNING NEWS AND SPORTS FOR TUESDAY 20, DECEMBER, 2016

This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Morning News for December 20, 2016. In the headlines: Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit says loan facility to be offered to manufacturers will be affordable; $30M project to improve electricity conservation and traffic flow in Jamaica and Russia sends investigators to turkey following shooting death of Russian […]Read More

DBS EVENING NEWS AND SPORTS FOR MONDAY 19, DECEMBER, 2016

This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Evening News for December 19, 2016. In the headlines: Renovation works worth over $400,000 for two fire stations are underway; a child rights advocate is named person of the year by the sun newspaper; Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro defends a decision to scrap the Nation’s most […]Read More

DBS LUCNHTIME NEWS AND SPORTS FOR MONDAY 19, 2016

This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Lunchtime News for December 19, 2016. In the headlines: A new agreement signed for 4 Cuban engineers to assist ministry of Public Works and Ports; World Bank Group receives seventy-five billion dollar commitment to end extreme poverty in Caribbean and other regions and French court finds […]Read More

DBS MORNING NEWS AND SPORTS FOR MONDAY 19, DECEMBER, 2016

This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Morning News for December 19, 2016. In the headlines: Dominica’s Ambassador to the UN says she is upbeat about her representation at the International body in 2017; Another DBs Christmas song title for an Saint Mary’s Academy story student and UWI degrees now accepted in China. […]Read More

DBS MORNING NEWS AND SPORTS FOR TUESDAY 13, DECEMBER, 2016

This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Morning News for December 13, 2016. In the headlines: Over 2000 Dominicans have benefited from the Venezuela funded miracle mission eye care program; Venezuela closes its border with Colombia and US President-elect Donald Trump says his businesses will conduct no new deals during his Presidency. News […]Read More

DBS EVENING NEWS AND SPORTS FOR MONDAY 12, DECEMBER, 2016

This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Evening News for December 12, 2016. In the headlines: Dominica moves to introduce legislation banning smoking in public places; 4 Caribbean countries to benefit from us-funded HIV Program and senior republicans in us congress support move to investigate Russia’s alleged involvement in us election. News presented […]Read More

DBS LUNCHTIME NEWS AND SPORTS FOR MONDAY 12, DECEMBER, 2016

This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Lunchtime News for December 12, 2016. In the headlines: In the headlines: Dominica set to launch a new eye care program for students; the European Union and Cuba normalise ties after decades-long rift and chief of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) on trial in France. News […]Read More

New Eye Care Program for Students Dubbed a Lifetime Investment

Education Minister Peter St Jean has described the “Eye can see clearly now” project as a lifetime investment in the future of the country. The eye project which targets every student across Dominica officially started today. The project which provides free eye screening and free glasses in cases where required will cost the government in […]Read More