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

In the headlines: a new housing initiative for the construction of 500 homes is underway; 58 residents of Petit Savanne to receive keys to their new homes this week; regionally, St Lucia to record economic growth of 3% this year.

News and Sports presented by Curtis Matthew with technical assistance from Steven Dangleben.