Dominica’s Prime Minister makes a plea for small and vulnerable economies Roseau, Dominica – September 30, 2008……. Against the backdrop of rising food and […]Continue reading
On Tuesday 30th September, thirty (30) trainees will receive certificates for having successfully completed a series of short courses at professional institutions in the United […]Continue reading
Roseau, Dominica – September 25, 2008……. Twenty (20) students from the Dominica State College are among the first batch of sixty (60) university students to be trained on how to identify and develop a response to opportunities within the CARICOM Single Market and Economy (CSME). These students, selected from the various faculties within the DSC, will travel to Jamaica from September 30th to October 4th 2008. Twenty (20) students from other Caribbean countries will travel from Suriname to Barbados and the other twenty will travel from Belize to Trinidad and Tobago.
The objective of this project is to engage the next generation in the Caribbean in identifying career opportunities in the field with regard to wage employment, self- employment and starting a business within the CSME. The project is an activity of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Secretariat CSME Public Education Programme facilitated with the assistance from the 9th European Development Fund (EDF) Caribbean Integration Support Programme (CISP).Continue reading
Government signs contract for first phase of much anticipated
Roseau Road Reinstatement Project
Phase I of the Roseau Road Reinstatement Project will involve the construction of two roads and a bridge. One of these roads, the Link Road, which will be 565 metres long, will connect the EC Loblack Bridge to Rose Street in Goodwill, via the northern bank of the Roseau River. It will consist of a 7m dual carriageway with allowance for some parking and 1.5 m wide sidewalks on both sides of the road as far as is possible.Continue reading
Speaking at the Media launch of the event at the Fort Young Hotel, Hon. Douglas expressed confidence that the package put together for this year’s festival by the new Dominica Festivals Committee would appeal to patrons at home and abroad.
“This year’s line-up is a formidable line-up of top quality acts from across a diverse range of music forms and idioms,” Hon. Ian Douglas stated.Continue reading
Roseau, Dominica – September 22, 2008……. Prime Minister and Minister for Finance, Social Security and Foreign Affairs, Hon. Roosevelt Skerrit is now in the United States to participate in the 63rd Session of the United Nations General Assembly.
According to Ambassador and Permanent Representative of the Commonwealth of Dominica to the United Nations, His Excellency, Crispin Gregoire, the Prime Minister will participate in the General Debate of the 63rd Session of the General Assembly in New York on Friday, September 26, 2008 between 5pm and 6pm.Continue reading
“The most significant resolution to the high cost of electricity in Dominica is in the generation of electricity from geothermal,” says Hon. Charles Savarin […]Continue reading
Divers Alert Network complete training programme for hyperbaric chamber attendants and operators in Dominica Roseau, Dominica – September 11, 2008…… The Nature Island of […]Continue reading
Roseau, Dominica – September 9, 2008…… Project Manager of the Waitukubuli National Trail Project (WNTP), Mrs. Yvanette Baron-George has outlined the objectives of the project. […]Continue reading