Month: September 2021

DBS LUNCHTIME NEWS AND SPORTS FOR THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 30TH 2021

This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Lunchtime News and Sports for Thursday 30th September, 2021 In the headlines: National Security Minister Rayburn Blackmoore expressed mixed reaction over prison officers’ protest this week In news from the Region, new COVID-19 protocols announced for St. Lucia Internationally, France extends COVID Health Pass rule to […]Read More

DBS MORNING NEWS AND SPORTS FOR THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 30TH 2021

This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Morning News and Sports for Thursday 30th September, 2021 In the headlines: The Government of Dominica has announced that the late Grandbay MP Edward Registe will be accorded a state funeral on Wednesday, October 20, 2021. In the region, Teachers in Trinidad and Tobago begin a […]Read More

DBS EVENING NEWS AND SPORTS FOR WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 29TH 2021

This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Evening News and Sports for Wednesday 29th September, 2021 In the headlines: Dominicans have been told to let history be the judge of the successes or failures of the late Patrick Roland John. And: A protest by Prison Officers has ended. In the region, Haiti’s Prime […]Read More

Concern for increase of Senior Citizens at COVID Care Complex…

Dominicans have been called to take COVID-19 more seriously, as the COVID Care Complex in Portsmouth has reported an increase in the number of senior citizens admitted to the facility. Medical Officer responsible for the Campus Activity Centre (CAC) at the Complex Dr. Natasha Maxim- Esprit described the tough conditions at the center. She told […]Read More

Dominica Continues To Make Strides In The Development Of Geothermal

While addressing the 76th Session of the United Nations on Monday, Foreign Affairs Minister Dr. Kenneth Darroux said Dominica continues to make strides in the development of its geothermal energy. Dr. Darroux said a number of international partners have come on board in assisting Dominica with this venture. “The transition of the energy sector away […]Read More

New Operating Hours For Businesses In Dominica

Hours have been further extended for businesses currently allowed to operate in Dominica. Cabinet recently approved further amendments to the Environmental Health Services (COVID-19) Regulations S.R. & O 26 of 2021 which came into effect today. Businesses are now allowed to remain open from 6:00 am to 11:00 pm daily. Proprietors of gyms, bars, gaming […]Read More

Dominica’s First Prime Minister To Be Laid To Rest Today

The country’s first Prime Minister the late Patrick Roland John will be laid to rest today following a state funeral.  The late Patrick John took Dominica into political Independence on November 3, 1978. His body will lie in state at the conference center of the state House from 9 am to 12 noon, where a […]Read More

The International Community To Be More Responsive In Assisting Small

A call has been issued by Dominica’s Minister for Foreign Affairs Dr. Kenneth Darroux for International Development partners to be more responsive in assisting Small Island Developing States. The call came during his address to the 76th session of the United Nations on Monday. The Minister stated that for small developing states like Dominica, the […]Read More

DBS MORNING NEWS AND SPORTS FOR WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 29TH 2021

This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Morning News and Sports for Wednesday 29th September, 2021 In the headlines: Businesses in Dominica given more time to remain open from today Cabinet amends environmental health services COVID-19 regulations to facilitate the state funeral of the late Patrick John News and Sports were presented by […]Read More