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Sun, 17 Dec 2017 11:12:16 +0000
BREAKING NEWS: Fr. Clement Jolly has passed
Well-known Catholic priest Fr. Clement Jolly C.Ss.R has passed away. He died at the Premium Home and Residential Care in Morne Daniel on Saturday evening. He has been sick for some time now. Fr. Jolly belonged to the world-wide religious...

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 19:00:57 +0000
Starkey Hearing Foundation sends supplies to hurricane victims of Dominica
In the wake of Hurricane Maria, the worst natural disaster on record in Dominica, Starkey Hearing Foundation is committed to helping its displaced residents. Employees from Starkey Hearing Foundation and Starkey Hearing Technologies came together wit...

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 18:46:49 +0000
CARICOM voices strong objection to new EU blacklist
The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) strongly objects to the recent labelling of some of its Member States by the European Union as Non-cooperative tax jurisdictions, CARICOM Secretary-General said Wednesday 12 December 2017. He was at the time accredit...

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 16:24:53 +0000
Darroux says Dominica should prepare for next hurricane season
With Dominica still reeling from the devastating effects of Hurricane Maria, Environment Minister, Dr. Kenneth Darroux, has warned that the island should prepare for the next hurricane season. Speaking at a Global Environment Facility Small Grants Pr...

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 15:10:23 +0000
Linton served with bankruptcy petition
  Chartered accountant, Kieron Pinard-Byrne, has instructed his attorneys to serve Opposition Leader, Lennox Linton, with a bankruptcy petition in a long-running defamation matter between. According to the petition, Linton is owing Pinard-Byrne ...

Dominican Today

Wed, 1 Mar 2017 20:40:00 GMT
Dominican military's dozens of excess generals drain State coffers
Santo Domingo.- Dominican Republic's Armed Forces have 12,000 senior officers,

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 16:10:00 GMT
Odebrecht temporarily suspended as State supplier: Official
Santo Domingo.- Govt. Procurement director Yokasta Guzmán on

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 15:37:00 GMT
From trash to titles: Democratic Party chair's Dominican roots
Santo Domingo.-Thomas Edward (Tom) Pérez

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 14:53:00 GMT
Dominican doctor's milestone discovery fetches Nobel nomination
San Francisco DM, Dominican Republic.- Despite

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 13:27:00 GMT
Dominicans in NY saw 'not much hope' in Medina's speech
New York.- Most Dominicans in Upper Manhattan

The Dominican

Thu, 30 Nov 2017 19:59:17 GMT
PAHO/WHO, UNAIDS call for stepping up HIV prevention efforts
A new report from the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), Regional Office for the Americas of WHO, and UNAIDS says that expanding access to all HIV prevention options that are now available would reduce the number of new cases of HIV in Latin Am...

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 14:55:32 GMT
Eleven Caribbean countries remove significant amounts of obsolete pesticides stocks
In a commitment to agricultural safety, food security, environmental and human health, eleven Caribbean countries are now free from significant quantities of hazardous pesticide waste

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 14:53:59 GMT
Caribbean fisheries scientists review status of main fish stocks in the region
Top fisheries scientists from across the Caribbean gathered earlier this month to assess the state of fisheries in the region

Tue, 14 Nov 2017 14:58:41 GMT
Irrigation systems and road access to farms top priorities for Dominica’s agriculture sector
Restoring irrigation systems and road access to farming areas in Dominica are disaster response priorities that are vital to reestablishing the country’s food production destroyed by Hurricane Maria.

Mon, 13 Nov 2017 20:35:20 GMT
Names of 65 dead and missing in Dominica after Hurricane Maria released
More than seven weeks after the passage of Hurricane Maria in Dominica Police have released the names of persons confirmed dead and those missing and believed to have died.

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