Fuel price in Dominica drops to $13.91 per gallon

The Dominican government has approved a price decrease for gasoline products following a review of prices for the regulatory cycle from November 27 to December 15. Diesel is now $13.41 per gallon, down $0.89 or 6.2 percent, while kerosene is now $11.32 per gallon, down $1.41 or 11 percent. The drop in commodity prices is […]

Dominica withdraws from hosting T20 World Cup games

AFTER several discussions with its contractors who were to undertake upgrades to the Windsor Park Ground in Dominica, government officials have taken a decision to withdraw the territory from staging games in next year’s ICC T20 World Cup slated for the United States and the Caribbean. Confirmation came last week in a press statement from […]

Government of Dominica signs agreement for development of geothermal power plant

The Government of Dominica and the Dominica Electricity Services (DOMLEC) have signed an agreement with Ormat Technologies Inc., a US company and its subsidiaries for the development of a 10 MW geothermal power plant in Laudat. The agreement was signed on Tuesday, December 5, 2023, on the margins of COP 28 in Dubai, United Arab […]

Dominica withdraws from hosting T20 World Cup games

AFTER several discussions with its contractors who were to undertake upgrades to the Windsor Park Ground in Dominica, government officials have taken a decision to withdraw the territory from staging games in next year’s ICC T20 World Cup slated for the United States and the Caribbean. Confirmation came last week in a press statement from […]

Dominican exports to Guyana on the rise thanks to Government efforts

The Dominican Republic has experienced a significant increase in exports to Guyana, attributing this success to the government’s supportive measures for exporting companies and the resilience displayed by exporters during the post-pandemic years. Key factors contributing to this boost in exports include President Luis Abinader’s official visit to Guyana last June and the reciprocal visit […]

Dominican exports grow towards the European Union

Since its inception in 2008, the Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) between the Dominican Republic and the European Union has significantly boosted bilateral trade. Over the past 15 years, trade in goods between the two regions has surged by 231%, reaching 4,154 million euros in 2022. Dominican exports to European countries constitute 1.4 billion euros of […]

Govt. setting stage for more regional visitors to Dominica 

DOMINICA continues to punch through regional challenges with air connections to attract more tourists from non-traditional markets, especially during its annual World Creole Festival (WCF). Following a COVID-induced hiatus, the five-day Festival returned last year with a ‘bang’ that had seen more than 7,000 tourists visiting the island. For some tourism enthusiasts, that number may […]

Dominica upgrading CBI measures

The Dominica government says it is making changes to its Citizenship by Investment Programme (CBI) a few weeks after the British government imposed visa restrictions on Dominicans entering the country.  On July 19, London said the decision to impose the visa requirements with immediate effect on Dominica and four other countries had been “taken solely […]

Increased national security measures in government’s plans – Finance Minister

As crime in Dominica increases, the government is placing a sharp focus on the security of the general public. Finance Minister, Dr. Irving McIntyre made the disclosure while presenting the 2023-2024 National Budget on Tuesday. “Mr. Speaker, we are placing sharp focus on the security of the people of this country,” he said. “While Dominica […]

Tourism Minister commends government’s $7 million investment in WCMF 2023

Tourism Minister Denise Charles has announced that the Government of Dominica has made an investment of over 7 million dollars for this year’s edition of the World Creole Music Festival (WCMF). She made the disclosure while addressing the launch party of the WCMF held at the Anchorage Hotel in Castle Comfort on Friday night. “Now […]

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