Month: March 2019

DBS LUNCHTIME NEWS AND SPORTS FOR FRIDAY 29 MARCH 2019

This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Lunchtime News and Sports for Friday 29th March, 2019 In the headlines: Dominica State College to sign 10 year agreement with the University of the Virgin Islands next week; In the region Trinidad’s National Security Minister says Russian troops in Venezuela is not a problem for […]Read More

A call for citizens of CARICOM and the OECS to

Economist Dr Eisenhower Douglas has called has called on citizens of the Caribbean Community CARICOM and the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States OECS to invest in the regional grouping. Dr Douglas made the call last night during a consultation on commemorating the attainment of 52 years of self Government in Dominica, March 1967-2019, remembering some […]Read More

Chairman of the Electoral Commission of Dominica believes political parties

Chairman of the Electoral Commission of Dominica Gerald Burton believes the political parties can arrive at a compromise if they truly wish to see the advancement of Dominica’s electoral process. Burton says the Commission has done its part in fast forwarding the electoral process. He says however political parties are still in disagreement to the draft legislation […]Read More

DBS MORNING NEWS AND SPORTS FOR FRIDAY 29 MARCH 2019

This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Morning News and Sports for Friday 29th March, 2019 In the headlines: A call for citizens of CARICOM and the OECS to invest in the regional grouping; CARICOM responds to the EU’s recent blacklisting of some of its member states; and British MP’s face new vote […]Read More

DBS EVENING NEWS AND SPORTS FOR THURSDAY 28 MARCH 2019

This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Evening News and Sports for Thursday 28th March, 2019 In the headlines: Chairman of the Electoral Commission of Dominica believes the political parties can arrive at a compromise on the electoral process; In news from the region Venezuela’s opposition leader banned from office for 15 years; And […]Read More

Dominica’s Prime Minister says the country has defied the odds

Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit says Dominica has defied the odds post Hurricane Maria. The Prime Minister was speaking at a United Nations meeting on Climate and Sustainable Development for all, today. Mr. Skerrit says Dominica’s national recovery has been led by the resilient and resourceful citizens of the country, both here and abroad.Read More

DBS LUNCHTIME NEWS AND SPORTS FOR THURSDAY 28 MARCH 2019

This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Lunchtime News and Sports for Thursday 28th March, 2019 In the headlines: Dominica’s Prime Minister says the country has defied the odds post Hurricane Maria; In the region St Vin­cent and the Grenadines Prime Min­is­ter hint­s that LIAT could drop Trinidad and To­ba­go from its sched­ule […]Read More

IOM to invest US$200,000 dollars into the Dominica Youth Business

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) will invest US$200,000 dollars into the Dominica Youth Business Trust in the next two years. Team Leader for the International Organization for Migration Jan Wegdam says they will partner with the Youth Business Trust in a number of initiatives. Wegdam says IOM is committed to advancing the socioeconomic well […]Read More

Dominica Nurses Association embark on another protest action

The Dominica Nurses Association on Wednesday embarked on another day of protest action. The small group of nurses waved placards in Roseau on Wednesday afternoon, calling on the authorities to address their concerns. The Association previously embarked on protest action outside the Government headquarters on Monday. President of the Dominica Nurses Association Rosie Felix defended […]Read More

DBS MORNING NEWS AND SPORTS FOR THURSDAY 28 MARCH 2019

This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Morning News and Sports for Thursday 28th March, 2019 In the headlines: The Electoral Commission calls on the public to assist in updating the list of electors; the major players in LIAT hold crucial meeting in Barbados; and in the UK, the Brexit process remains in […]Read More