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GOVERNMENT REMAINS COMMITTED TO THE CONSTRUCTION OF AN INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT SAYS PRIME MINISTER SKE

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Roseau, Dominica – April 10, 2008……… Prime Minister, Hon. Roosevelt Skerrit has reiterated his government’s commitment to the construction of an international airport in Dominica.   In an address to returning nationals in the village of Wesley recently, the Prime Minister said: “This Government has never said it is against an international airport. What we…

Signing of Transnational Partnership Agreement for development of Geothermal Energy Resources

Mrs. Josette Borel-Lincertin, 1st Vice President of the Regional Council of Guadeloupe will arrive in Dominica on Friday, April 11, 2008 to sign a Transnational Agreement with the Government of Dominica that will support the further development of Dominica’s geothermal resources. The Signing ceremony will take place on Friday, April 11, 2008 at 9.30am in…

THE CONTRIBUTION OF EO LEBLANC MUST BE RECOGNISED SAYS PRIME MINISTER SKERRIT AT FORMAL LAUNCHING OF

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Roseau, Dominica – April  10 , 2008………The contribution of Dominica’s first Premier, Mr. Edward Oliver Leblanc  to the development of Vieille Case and Dominica must be recognised and documented.   The statement came from Prime Minister and Parliamentary Representative for the Vieille Case constituency, Hon. Roosevelt Skerrit at the formal launching of the Children of…

GOVERNMENT WILL CONSTRUCT THE PETITE-SOUFRIERE-ROSALIE LINK ROAD –CABINET WALKS THE 3 MILE ROUTE

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Roseau, Dominica – April 7, 2008……… After a wait spanning nearly five decades, villagers of Rosalie and Petite Soufriere may not have to wait too much longer for the start of construction of the much anticipated Petite-Soufriere to Rosalie link road.   Prime Minister, Hon. Roosevelt Skerrit has given a commitment that Government will construct…

NEW TOURISTIC EXPERIENCE AS A RESULT OF GOVERNMENT EXPENDITURE OF $2 MILLION ON BAYAK SLOPE STABILIS

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Roseau, Dominica – April 1, 2008………Visitors to the Roseau Valley are now enjoying a new touristic experience as a result of the completion of the restoration of the Bayak Road slope stabilisation.   The village of Laudat had come under serious threat from being cut off from the rest of the island following a severe…

GOVERNMENT TO HOLD FAREWELL CEREMONY FOR VENEZUELAN ARMY PERSONNEL ENGAGED ON MELVILLE HALL AIRPORT

Roseau, Dominica – April 3, 2008………The Government of Dominica will host a farewell ceremony on Friday, April 4, 2008 in honour of the Venezuelan Army Technical Mission engaged on the Melville Hall Airport project.   The work of the 6th Corp of Engineers from the Venezuelan Army at the Melville Hall Airport commenced in 2005.…

P M SKERRIT IN TRINIDAD FOR THIRTEENTH SPECIAL MEETING OF CONFERENCE OF HEADS OF GOVERNMENT OF CARIC

Roseau, Dominica – April 3, 2008……… Dominica’s Prime Minister, Hon. Roosevelt Skerrit is in Trinidad for the Thirteenth Special Meeting of the Conference of Heads of Government of the Caribbean Community.   The April 4-5 Meeting will focus exclusively on matters related to Crime and Security in the Region. Topics on the agenda for discussion…

GOVERNMENT APPRECIATES PATIENCE AND SUPPORT OF ROAD USERS AS WORK CONTINUES ON ROAD IN CABANIS AREA

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Roseau, Dominica – April 1,  2008………The Government of Dominica appreciates the patience and support of persons who use the road in an area known as  Cabanis- leading to the villages of Fond Canie, Laudat, Trafalgar and Wotton Waven.   Major excavation work on that section of road, heavily compromised by the heavy rains and landslides…

NEW $1.3 MILLION TYPE 3 HEALTH CENTRE IS OFFICIALLY OPENED IN CASTLE BRUCE

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Roseau, Dominica – April 2, 2008………Parliamentary Representative for the Castle Bruce constituency, Hon. Loreen Bannis- Roberts was in ebullient mood last Friday for the official opening of the much anticipated  type 3 Health Centre  situated in the middle of Castle Bruce.   In an address charged with emotion and undiluted joy, Hon. Loreen Bannis-Roberts spoke…