This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Lunchtime News and Sports for Thursday 18th January, 2018.

In the headlines: Government of Dominica and AID Bank sign contract for Agriculture Emergency Response Grant; In the region United States bars Haitians from applying for temporary work permits and Internationally India successfully tests long range missile, capable of striking mainland China

News and sports presented by Sharome Burton and Nichole Christian Durand with technical assistance from Stephen Dangleben.