This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Lunchtime News and Sports for Thursday, March 21, 2019.

In the headlines: Public Service Union plans rally to address salary negotiations; regionally, St Vincent PM rules out referendum on abolishing monarchy after Prince Charles’ visit; and internationally, New Zealand bans military style semi-automatic weapons.

News and Sports presented by Kirshena Joseph and Garvin Richards respectively with technical assistance from Hazary Williams.