This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Evening News for August 16, 2017.

In the headlines: Petite Soufriere/Rosalie Link road among projects to be given attention in this financial year; OECS to highlight outstanding Caribbean professionals and internationally, Philippines sees highest death toll in a single day in the country’s war on drugs.

News presented by Tasia Floissac with sports by Garvin Richards and technical assistance from Hazary Williams.