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UNWTO/CTO workshop ends with commitment to improve tourism product

UNWTO/CTO WORKSHOP ENDS WITH COMMITMENT TO IMPROVE TOURISM PRODUCT AND STAKEHOLDER ENGAGEMENT ~ The 27-31 March session focused on sustainable destination management and marketing ~ Workshop participants, showing off their certificates, pose with facilitators and organisers BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, 5 April 2017 – A regional workshop on sustainable destination management and marketing has ended in Saint…

Dominica PM says a coup was planned against his government

Dominica’s Prime Minister, Roosevelt Skerrit accused Lennox Linton of Economic Terrorism

ROSEAU, Dominica (CMC) — Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit says the leadership of two opposition parties had planned to storm his office and “seize the seat of power” during Tuesday night’s disturbances that led to demonstrators setting fire to buildings and looting several businesses. In a radio and television address on Wednesday night, Skerrit said that…

Several arrested On Dominica as National Security Minister praises police

Several arrested On Dominica as National Security Minister praises police

ROSEAU, Dominica, Feb 8, CMC – National Security Minister Rayburn Blackmoore Wednesday praised the police for their “high degree of tolerance” after they used tear gas to disperse opposition supporters who had taken to the streets on Tuesday calling for the resignation of Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit and his Cabinet. “The Police Force demonstrated the…