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“Happiness” by Leandra Lander

Happiness is the smell of rain on the hot concrete. Happiness is the roll of the bottom of a black woman profiling down the street. Happiness...
Gail Sharplis profile

PERSONAL PROFILE – Gail Sharplis

Dominican, Gail Sharplis, has graduated with a Master’s degree in Adult and Higher Education with a perfect 4.0 GPA from the University of Oklahoma, a...
Jerelle Joseph

Jerelle Joseph of Vieille Case wins Bill Gates Sr. Award

Dominican Jerelle Joseph is one of the recipients of the 6th annual Bill Gates Sr. Award. Arif Naveed of India also received the award this year....
Fort Young Hotel post-Maria

Dominica’s Fort Young Hotels Reports Increase in Bookings Since Reopening

Seven months after Hurricane Maria and three months after reopening, Fort Young Hotel in Dominica has doubled leisure guest bookings, according to a news release issued by the hotel. The hotel...
CTO Secretary General

Tourism Reliant Caribbean Destinations Are Addressing Future Storms

Tourism-reliant Caribbean destinations heavily damaged by Hurricanes Irma and Maria are again accepting leisure visitors while working to rebuild travel and public infrastructure. Yet, because...
Jazz Fringe Events 2018

Jazz ‘n Creole Fringe Events Announced!

Here is the full listing of Jazz 'n Creole Fringe Events leading up to the main stage event on May 20, 2018 at Fort...

Five miles cleared along Segment 12 of the WNT

We are celebrating the clearance of 5 miles in Segment 12, Waitukubuli National Trail! We would like to thank all volunteers that have been joining...
Carnival Fascination in Dominica

Carnival Cruise Line coming to Dominica in July

Tourism Minister Senator Robert Tonge has revealed that Carnival Cruise Line will be coming to Dominica in July 2018. Tonge recently returned from a meeting...
Jazz 'n Creole, Dominica

Jazz ‘n Creole 2018 line-up announced!

The line-up of performers, for the 2018 annual Jazz ‘n Creole Festival scheduled for 20 May at the Cabrits National Park in Portsmouth, has...
Silver Airways

Silver Airways acquires Seaborne to create major new Caribbean airline

There’s a new power player in Caribbean aviation. Fort Lauderdale-based airline Silver Airways has acquired San Juan-based Caribbean regional airline Seaborne Airlines in what could...
video

[VIDEO] Jing Ping Music – Foundation to Innovation

This documentary is an in-depth look at the origin, composition and make-up of a four-piece folk band called a Jing Ping Band. Experienced Jing...
2018 Dominica Jazz 'n Creole

Jazz ‘n Creole 2018 is On!

Trinidadian String Band and Michele Henderson to headline 2018 Dominica Jazz ‘n Creole Trinidadian string sensation Xavier Strings and Dominica’s Princess of Song Michele Henderson...

Hike Fest 2018 “Rediscover Dominica – The Journey to Rebirth”

The Dominica Hotel and Tourism Association (DHTA) in collaboration with the Discover Dominica Authority (DDA) and the Ministry of Tourism and Culture, once again...
Roxon Aviation

Roxon Aviation now offering flight services to the Caribbean

PRESS RELEASE - OTTAWA, Canada — Roxon Aviation is now offering greater travel access to and from the Caribbean, with the announcement of new...

Dominica clenches Silver Medal in Men’s Triple Jump

Dominica narrowly missed out on a historic gold medal securing a silver in the men's triple jump at the 2018 Commonwealth Games on Saturday. Gold...
NBD Winners

NBD’S 40 Years, 40 Wins Lucky Winners Rewarded

PRESS RELEASE (April 10, 2018) - NBD rewarded its first lucky customers to win prizes under its grand anniversary giveaway promotion. Carol Jno. Charles...
Lowell Royervideo

PERSONAL PROFILE – Lowell ‘Omni’ Royer [VIDEO]

Lowell is a Dominican visual artist specializing in Dramatic Realism. He works with a wide range of mediums, from the canvas to wood burning...
Paint, Smile, Create

‘Paint, Smile, Create’ by Miss Teen Dominica 2017

Roseau, Dominica (March 31, 2018) - To strengthen memory and motor skills and foster creative growth, all of which improves one's quality of life,...
Geothermal plant in Dominica

Government of Dominica earmarks $15m investment into geothermal project

The Government of the Commonwealth of Dominica has earmarked $15 million as investment in 2018 for the development of a geothermal power plant. Earlier this...

LIAT implements new security measures for passengers to US and territories

PRESS RELEASE (Roseau, Dominica) - As of 27 March 2018, passengers using LIAT flights to the USA and its territories will experience added security...