This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Lunchtime News for November 14, 2017.

In the headlines: Study shows that 60 percent of Dominican Women are overweight, this as Dominica observes World Diabetes Day today; credit ratings agency says Venezuela is in selective default and Norway sued over Arctic Oil exploration.

News presented by Tasia Floissac with sports by Sharome Burton with technical assistance from Midian Pacquette.