PM travels to Haiti and Bahamas


PM Skerrit Leads Regional Team to Hurricane-ravaged Haiti and The Bahamas Roseau, Dominica (Monday October 10, 2016) – Prime Minister Hon. Roosevelt Skerrit will fly out of Dominica today at the helm of a regional fact-finding mission bound for Haiti and The Bahamas; the two Caribbean countries hardest hit by…

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Two Days of Prayer & Thanksgiving

DOMINICA TO MARK THE FIRST ANNIVERSARY OF TROPICAL STORM ERIKA WITH TWO NATIONAL DAYS OF PRAYER AND THANKSGIVING Roseau, Dominica (Wednesday August 24, 2016) – The Government of Dominica has declared Saturday August 27 and Sunday August 28, 2016 as National Days of Prayer and Thanksgiving to mark the first…

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President Savarin to Represent Dominica in Trinidad

HIS EXCELLENCY CHARLES SAVARIN TO REPRESENT DOMINICA AT THE FUNERAL SERVICE OF FORMER PRIME MINISTER PATRICK MANNING Roseau Dominica (Friday, July 08, 2016) — The President of Dominica, His Excellency Charles A. Savarin and Mrs. Savarin, will represent the Commonwealth of Dominica at the funeral service for the late Patrick…

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Two days of mourning for Manning

Dominica to Observe Two Days of National Mourning As a Mark of Respect for Late Patrick Manning Roseau, Dominica (Tuesday July 06, 2016) — The Government of Dominica has afforded two days of national mourning to the late Patrick Manning, former Prime Minister of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago.…

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State Funeral for Mr. Franklyn A.M. Baron

State Funeral for Mr. Franklyn A.M. Baron Chief Minister of Dominica from 1960-1961 Roseau, Dominica (Thursday, April 21, 2016) — The Government of Dominica has afforded the late Franklyn A.M. Baron, affectionately known as “Frank” a State Funeral on Saturday, April 23, 2016. As a result, the Government of Dominica…

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Contract Signed for Rehabilitation of Collapsed Road in Dublanc

Dublanc Road Rehabilitation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 15, 2016 Contact: Senator the Honourable Miriam Blanchard Minister for Public Works and Ports 767-266-3504 Contract Signed for Rehabilitation of Collapsed Road in Dublanc ROSEAU, DOMINICA — The Government of the Commonwealth of Dominica today signed a contract with George Excavating & Trucking Services for…

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Appointment of Special Advisor on Health & Ambassador-at-Large

Dr Paul Ricketts

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ENGAGEMENT OF DR. RANFORD PAUL RICKETTS AS SPECIAL ADVISOR ON HEALTH AND AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE Roseau, Dominica — The Government of Dominica is pleased to announce the engagement of Dr. Ranford Paul Ricketts as Special Advisor on Health and Ambassador-at-Large. In the new special assignment, Dr. Ricketts will help…

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Kamala JnoBaptiste-Aaron is Press Secretary

The Government of Dominica Appoints Kamala JnoBaptiste-Aaron as Press Secretary Roseau, Dominica (Thursday, March 17, 2016) – The Government of Dominica is pleased to announce the appointment of Mrs. Kamala JnoBaptiste-Aaron as Press Secretary. JnoBaptiste-Aaron is well known in media circles in Dominica and brings a wealth of experience to…

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Douglas-Charles Airport Re-Opens

Miriam Blanchard

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DOUGLAS-CHARLES AIRPORT IS RE-OPENED AFTER FLOODING ON TUESDAY Roseau, Dominica (Wednesday, March 16, 2016) — The Douglas-Charles Airport officially re-opened today Wednesday, March 16, 2016 with the scheduled arrival of a commercial flight by noon. All essential services have been fully restored. Late afternoon on Tuesday, March…

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Prime Minister Travels to India and UAE


Thousands of college students from Punjab, India and elsewhere in Asia will discover and get to know more about the Commonwealth of Dominica, when Prime Minister Honourable Roosevelt Skerrit mingles with them on graduation day, next Tuesday. Prime Minister Skerrit has been invited to attend and address the Commencement Ceremony…

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