October 26, 2021

St K-N PM Harris conveys congratulations and best wishes to the returned PM of Dominica, Hon. Roosevelt Skerrit and Members of His Government

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December 11th, 2019 On behalf of the Government and people of St. Kitts and Nevis, Prime Minister Dr. the Hon. Timothy Harris offers his sincere congratulations to the re-elected Prime Minister of the Commonwealth of Dominica, Hon. Roosevelt Skerrit who was sworn into office for a fifth consecutive term on Saturday, December 7th, 2019. Prime Minister […]

Too much unnecessary sick leave in Dominica PM Skerrit says

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By Dominica News Online From St Lucia Online DOMINICA NEWS ONLINE – Prime Minister, Roosevelt Skerrit, has expressed concern over the level of productivity in Dominica, saying there are too many unnecessary sick leave papers from doctors. He was speaking at a government organized consultation at the State House on Monday. “Too many employers are […]

Former Dominican diplomat to be tried in the UK

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From Caribbean News Service ROSEAU, Dominica, Mar 02 2017 – Former Nigerian Minister of Petroleum Resources Diezani Alison-Madueke, a former Dominican diplomat, will be tried in the UK for alleged corrupt practices, according to media reports. The trial has been fixed for June with new evidence from the proceedings of a Federal High Court in […]

Identifying the ‘dark money’ that floods Dominica’s elections

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By Joshua Francis From Caribbean News Now There is a growing sense and evidence that lies, darkness and trickery in public life have taken a strong hold in our society and for a long time kept most of us from seeing the “dark money” in circulation. Nonetheless, over the past years, we have heard and […]

Cost of Dominica citizenship by investment to remain unchanged

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From Caribbean News Now  ROSEAU, Dominica — The prime minister of Dominica, Roosevelt Skerrit, announced during his budget presentation on Tuesday that, contrary to earlier reports, the current pricing thresholds for the country’s citizenship-by-investment program will remain unchanged for 2016 With this announcement, Dominica citizenship will continue to start from $100,000 and therefore remain as the […]

Social democracy, transparency in government and the law

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By Dr Emanuel Finn From Caribbean News Now According to Wikipedia, social democracy is a political ideology that supports economic and social interventions to promote social justice within the framework of a capitalist economy. It is a policy regime involving collective bargaining arrangements, a commitment to representative democracy, measures for income redistribution, regulation of the […]