PM to address International Economic Forum in Russia

Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit is the first leader from the English speaking Caribbean to be invited to speak at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum. The Prime Minister will address the Forum as a panelist on the platform for the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) – Latin America and the Caribbean:…

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National Consultation on Development Prospects for Dominica

Dominica State House

Roseau, Dominica (April 21, 2017) — The Government of the Commonwealth of Dominica has announced that it will host a national consultation under the theme, “Development Prospects for Dominica within the context of the Citizenship By Investment Programme (CBIP) as a platform for raising the funds necessary to Finance Development…

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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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