DOMINICA

Dominica: Accessibility to natural attractions improving

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(PRESS RELEASE) – Discover Dominica Authority is pleased to announce that steady progress is being made to ensure that Dominica’s most popular natural sites and attractions are accessible to the public. The Forestry, Wildlife and National Parks Division, alongside various local and regional partners have been working diligently to clear some of o ur most Read More

Barbadian firm lands major contract in Dominica

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Housing was seriously affected during the passage of the storm Barbadian precast and construction firm Preconco Limited has been awarded a major contract by the government of Dominica to assist in the housing reconstruction effort in that storm-battered Eastern Caribbean island. The development comes two months after category five Hurricane Maria bore down on Roseau, Read More

St. Lucian company to build hurricane-resistant houses for Dominica

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Austrie said the homes are hurricane-resistant (DNO) – The Kalinago Territory and Pointe Michel will be receiving the first batch of new hurricane resistant homes under an agreement signed with a St. Lucian company, Housing Minister, Reginald Austrie has revealed. He said that an agreement was signed with the company to build a thousand homes Read More

RBDF BACK FROM DOMINICA

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Posted on 23 November 2017. by Jones Bahamas The Royal Bahamas Defense Force crew aboard the HMBS Lawrence Major, returned home yesterday from a historic disaster relief and recovery trip. After over 3,000 miles, the 44 man crew of the HMBS Lawrence major – that’s 23 RBDF officers and marines, two emergency technicians, 12 Defence Read More

Jamaican power companies raise funds for Dominica relief

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Staff members of the companies at a handover ceremony on Tuesday, November 21 Jamaica Energy Partners and West Kingston Power Partners have contributed JA$804,000 to the Dominica hurricane relief effort. Half of the funds was raised by staff, with the amount being matched by the companies. Speaking at the handover ceremony earlier this week at Read More

Dominica awaiting results of tests for Hanta Virus

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(CMC) – Health authorities Wednesday said they were awaiting confirmation of a preliminary test to determine whether hurricane battered Dominica has registered its first case of the unusual virus, Hanta Virus, spread by rodents. A statement by the Minister of Health and Environment said that confirmatory tests are being done at the Center for Disease Read More

BREAKING NEWS: Unusual virus detected in Dominica

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The virus is transmitted via rats and other rodents The Ministry of Health (MoH) and Environment is informing the public that it is awaiting confirmation of a preliminary test which indicates that one case of the unusual virus, Hanta Virus, has been detected in Dominica. The Ministry said in a statement on Wednesday that confirmatory Read More

Venezuela writes off Dominica’s US$100-million PetroCaribe debt

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Arreaza made the announcement on Tuesday Venezuela has written off Dominica’s outstanding US$100-million PetroCaribe debt in a gesture of solidarity between the two countries in the wake of Hurricane Maria. The announcement was made by Jorge Arreaza, Venezuela’s minister of foreign affairs, who said he was instructed by President Nicolas Maduro to announce the debt Read More

PM Skerrit highlights transparency as Dominica recovers from Maria

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PM Skerrit shakes hands with former US President Bill Clinton at a high level conference in New York A new execution agency, which will operate under the highest level of transparency and accountability, will be formed as Dominica reconstructs in a climate resilient way after the ravages of Hurricane Maria, Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit has Read More

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) Market Trends, Analysis (AWS, VMware, Cisco, CSC, and more)

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Infrastructure as a Service Market Global Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) Market Professional Survey Report 2017 is a professional and in-depth survey on the current state of the Market. PUNE, MAHARASHTRA, INDIA, November 21, 2017 /EINPresswire.com/ — Global Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) Market Professional Survey Report 2017 is a professional and in-depth survey on Read More