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Dominica reports new case of coronavirus
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Dominica reports new case of coronavirus

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 7, 2020

Dominica’s Minister for Health, Wellness and New Health Investment, Dr. Irving McIntyre announced an additional case on COVID-19 in Dominica.  ... Read More

Dominica Tourism Board: Official COVID-19 Statement
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Dominica Tourism Board: Official COVID-19 Statement

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- April 3, 2020

Discover Dominica Authority informed its regional and international audience of the current status of the Dominica tourism industry given the ... Read More

Dominica records 4 new cases of COVID-19
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Dominica records 4 new cases of COVID-19

editor editor- March 26, 2020

Dominica records 4 new cases of COVID-19 as of March 25, 2020, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to ... Read More

UAE and Dominica Visa Free
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UAE and Dominica Visa Free

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 1, 2020

Citizenship is on sale in Dominica. As of February 24th, 2020, citizens of the United Arab Emirates can travel to the Commonwealth of Dominica without ... Read More

Official dates for Dominica’s World Creole Music Festival 2020 released
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Official dates for Dominica’s World Creole Music Festival 2020 released

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 29, 2020

The Discover Dominica Authority (DDA), organizers of the World Creole Music Festival, the region’s greatest indigenous music festival, announces the ... Read More

Dominica Named Wellness Destination of the Future
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Dominica Named Wellness Destination of the Future

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 26, 2019

Dominica valiantly overcame mass devastation following Category 5 Hurricane Maria in 2017. Today, through investments and simply strong people, this ... Read More

Nature Island open for tourism after Dominica’s general elections
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Nature Island open for tourism after Dominica’s general elections

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 9, 2019

Dominica's Electoral Office has published that the Dominica Labor Party won a resounding victory over the opposition in Dominica’s General ... Read More

Canada and US issue Dominica travel advisories over ‘civil unrest’
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Canada and US issue Dominica travel advisories over ‘civil unrest’

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 6, 2019

The Government of Canada and the United States Department of State have issued Dominica travel advisories. Travel warnings were issued ... Read More

How citizen for sale fraud builds new resorts in Dominica
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How citizen for sale fraud builds new resorts in Dominica

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- September 26, 2019

Citizen for sale is another dark and corrupt part of the travel and tourism industry. Governments around the world are ... Read More

Dominica launches official Trail Hiker’s Logbook and Passport
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Dominica launches official Trail Hiker’s Logbook and Passport

mm Chief Assignment Editor- September 25, 2019

Dominica has a vast network of hiking trails that suits all interests and levels of ability. Most trails traverse through ... Read More

Dominica update post Tropical Storm Dorian
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Dominica update post Tropical Storm Dorian

editor editor- August 30, 2019

The Office of Disaster Management gave Dominica the all-clear from impacts of Tropical Storm Dorian on Wednesday morning. The flood ... Read More

European hotelier Kempinski Hotels expands in the Americas with new luxury Dominica property
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European hotelier Kempinski Hotels expands in the Americas with new luxury Dominica property

mm Chief Assignment Editor- July 22, 2019

Europe's oldest luxury hotel group is proud to bring its rich heritage of attentive personal service and unparalleled hospitality to ... Read More

Caribbean citizenship by investment: Dominica’s five-star resort launches new opportunities in Dubai
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Caribbean citizenship by investment: Dominica’s five-star resort launches new opportunities in Dubai

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 6, 2019

During an event held recently at Dubai's One&Only Royal Mirage Hotel, Caribbean hotel developers GEMS Holdings Limited presented The Residences ... Read More

Dominica: Strong 4th quarter performance signals tourism recovery
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Dominica: Strong 4th quarter performance signals tourism recovery

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 4, 2019

The months of October to December 2018 produced arrivals of 22,178 from all source markets to Dominica, representing 35.3 % ... Read More

Taste of Dominica winner announced
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Taste of Dominica winner announced

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 19, 2018

Melinda Lowe is the grand prize winner of Taste and Win with Taste of Dominica. Ms. Lowe has won a ... Read More

Five Spanish hotel companies continue commitment to future of young Dominicans
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Five Spanish hotel companies continue commitment to future of young Dominicans

editor editor- December 5, 2018

On December 3, there was a graduation ceremony for 48 Dominican students who participated in the fourth class of the ... Read More

Need a second passport? Dominica is looking for citizens by investment
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Need a second passport? Dominica is looking for citizens by investment

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- September 3, 2018

How can you become a citizen of Dominica?  For the second year running, Dominica’s Citizenship by Investment (CBI) Programme has ... Read More

Dominica: Air Antilles adds 2016 additional seats into the Nature Island
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Dominica: Air Antilles adds 2016 additional seats into the Nature Island

mm Chief Assignment Editor- August 30, 2018

Dominica has successfully negotiated an additional 2016 seats into the destination from two new flights added by Air Antilles. Read More

Dominica rebuilds its vital tourism industry: A game changer on the horizon?
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Dominica rebuilds its vital tourism industry: A game changer on the horizon?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- August 20, 2018

The establishment of a private sector-driven Tourism Enhancement Fund (TEF) has the potential to be a "game changer" as Dominica ... Read More

CTO holds climate sensitization and disaster risk management workshop in Dominica
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CTO holds climate sensitization and disaster risk management workshop in Dominica

mm Chief Assignment Editor- July 30, 2018

CTO works closely with Dominica to be better able to plan for and recover from negative impacts of climate change ... Read More

What are top ten cities to go in the world? Punta Cana ? Cusco? Djerba? Palma? Phuket?
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What are top ten cities to go in the world? Punta Cana ? Cusco? Djerba? Palma? Phuket?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 13, 2018

According to the latest Global Destination Cities Index, the international destinations with the highest concentration of visitors traveling for relaxation ... Read More

Dominica launches ReDiscover Dominica Campaign
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Dominica launches ReDiscover Dominica Campaign

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 29, 2018

Dominica, The Nature Island of the Caribbean, has launched its “ReDiscover Dominica Campaign” to encourage travelers to visit the island. ... Read More

Most major tourist destinations in Dominica back in business after Hurricane Maria
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Most major tourist destinations in Dominica back in business after Hurricane Maria

editor editor- March 22, 2018

“Nothing is better for our recovery from Hurricane Maria than visitors to our island,” said Colin Piper, CEO of the ... Read More

Former US President Clinton commits with Dominica on climate change
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Former US President Clinton commits with Dominica on climate change

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 7, 2018

The travel and tourism industry in Dominica was almost wiped out after the hurricane hit last year. Now former President ... Read More

Norwegian sailors unlikely Christmas elves for Dominica in wake of Hurricane Maria
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Norwegian sailors unlikely Christmas elves for Dominica in wake of Hurricane Maria

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 11, 2017

A group of Norwegian sailors have run a donation campaign raising nearly US$5000 to support the Commonwealth of Dominica, a ... Read More

Dominica issues post-Hurricane Maria update
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Dominica issues post-Hurricane Maria update

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 1, 2017

Dominica is continuing its efforts to bring daily life back to a state of normalcy after Hurricane Maria Read More

Dominica: Official Hurricane Maria Update
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Dominica: Official Hurricane Maria Update

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- September 22, 2017

A clearer picture is beginning to emerge of Hurricane Maria’s devastation of Dominica. Yesterday evening (20 September), the principal to ... Read More

Tourism Minister: This is the situation in Dominica in details
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Tourism Minister: This is the situation in Dominica in details

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- September 21, 2017

Widespread looting, 14 dead, houses gone, ripped apart, landslides, rainforest lost is the devastating news from Dominica. 73,000 people including ... Read More

See official photos of the impact of Hurricane Maria on Dominica
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See official photos of the impact of Hurricane Maria on Dominica

editor editor- September 21, 2017

A clearer picture is beginning to emerge of Hurricane Maria’s merciless devastation of Dominica. This evening the principal to Prime ... Read More

Official from Dominica: This country has been devastated, we need support!
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Official from Dominica: This country has been devastated, we need support!

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- September 20, 2017

This statement explaining how Hurricane Maria impacted the island of Dominica was received by Hartley Henry, the Principal Advisor to ... Read More

MAYDAY from Dominica: Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit: HELP!
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MAYDAY from Dominica: Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit: HELP!

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- September 19, 2017

Prime Minister Roosevelt Sherrit was living through the Hurricane attacking his country:  "We do not know what is happening outside. ... Read More

Dominica Prime Minister: We are at the complete mercy of hurricane Maria!
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Dominica Prime Minister: We are at the complete mercy of hurricane Maria!

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- September 19, 2017

DBS radio in Dominica is down, according to Observer Radio  Antigua. The prime minister of Dominica sends this SOS message on ... Read More

Line up of Dominica’s 20th World Creole Music Festival announced
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Line up of Dominica’s 20th World Creole Music Festival announced

mm Chief Assignment Editor- July 19, 2017

The stage is set for a star studded line up of the 20th world Creole Music Festival in Dominica from ... Read More

Dominica entices the Caribbean with summer campaign
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Dominica entices the Caribbean with summer campaign

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 7, 2017

Discover Dominica Authority has launched its summer campaign, ‘Meet Me In Dominica, Summer 2017’. The campaign invites the region to ... Read More