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Mon, 04 Dec 2023 19:56:22 +0000
UWI Vice-Chancellor offers sympathies on the sudden passing of alumna Carissa Etienne
On Dr. Carissa Etienne’s ascension as Director of the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), in September 2021, her alma mater, The University of the West Indies (UWI) hailed it as “a proud moment for the Caribbean and for our University.” ....

Mon, 04 Dec 2023 19:25:53 +0000
ANNOUNCEMENT: DOWASCO scheduled service interruption in Shawford, Fone Canie and Fortune
                                                            DOWASCO informs customers in Shawford, Fond Canie and Fortune that their water supply will be interrupted on Tuesday December 5, 20...

Mon, 04 Dec 2023 19:18:08 +0000
DOMLEC’s General Manager submits her resignation
General Manager of Dominica’s sole electricity company (DOMLEC), Bertillia McKenzie has tendered her resignation to the Board of Directors of the utility company. Dominica News Online (DNO) was informed that Mrs. McKenzie made the announcement to D...

Mon, 04 Dec 2023 18:52:05 +0000
ANNOUNCEMENT: DOWASCO unscheduled service interruption in Bellevue Chopin
DOWASCO apologizes to customers in Bellevue Chopin for the unscheduled interruption to their water supply due to technical difficulty at the pump station. DOWASCO regrets any inconveniences which may have been caused and thanks its customers for thei...

Mon, 04 Dec 2023 18:48:11 +0000
UWI Cocoa Research Centre’s chocolates make enthusiastic entry into the Barbadian market
A sweet venture unfolded at The University of the West Indies (The UWI) Cave Hill Campus on October 20 as The UWI’s world-renowned Cocoa Research Centre (CRC) introduced its signature chocolates to the Barbados market. This “soft launch”...

The Dominican

Tue, 03 Apr 2018 22:10:44 GMT
Relationship between Dominica and T@T solid says PM Skerrit
Dominica’s prime minister Roosevelt Skerrit is reporting that the relationship between Dominica and Trinidad and Tobago remains “solid.”

Thu, 29 Mar 2018 10:52:40 GMT
T&T’s vote against Dominica sparks outrage with calls for firing of foreign minister
Trinidad and Tobago’s decision to vote against Dominica’s appeal to the Organization of American States (OAS) for a two year waiver on its fees owed to the institution has met with outrage, disbelief and disgust within the country.

Mon, 19 Mar 2018 21:19:13 GMT
Rare endangered parrots illegally smuggled from Dominica
Dominica is reeling from the news that its rare and exotic parrots have been illegally smuggled out of the country with the assistance of government workers.

Mon, 19 Mar 2018 19:17:46 GMT
Male birth control pill found to be effective and safe to use
Scientific investigators at the University of Washington Medical Centre have successfully tested a contraceptive pill for men.

Thu, 08 Mar 2018 10:35:09 GMT
Dominica born attorney Garvin Ambrose sworn in to the bar of the US Supreme Court
On February 28, 2018, Dominican born attorney, Garvin Gauss Ambrose was sworn in as a member of the Bar of the Supreme Court of the United States in Washington, D.C.