• Union leaders, left to right: Jemmott, Nicholas, Celia Nicholas, Letang and Augustus

    RIP, trade union movement- You have committed suicide

    Two events over the past year will have significant impacts on the trade union movement in Dominica in the near future.

  • Divided they fall

    Some say trade unions have lost their sting; others say they have adapted to circumstances

  • Pottersville in Goodwill one day after Maria

    Expect an above-normal 2020 Atlantic hurricane season

    Sixteen named storms, including eight hurricanes, are forecast for the 2020 Atlantic hurricane season, according to early predictions released Thursday by experts at Colorado State University, CNN reports.

  • Outspoken Achile Joseph of the DEF at a meeting in 2018

    Unfortunate Politics

    Dominican employers who are members of the Dominica Employers Federation (DEF) have repeated their support for the use of the Redundancy Fund of the Dominica Social Security (DSS) to assist ...

  • Dominica Freedom Party Political Leader Kent Vital

    Best Time for Rethinking of the Tourism Strategy

    In last week's article, we started discussing what a long-term strategy could look like for awakening Dominica's economy. We noted that this is not per se a stimulus package towards ...

  • Dominica Freedom Party Political Leader Kent Vital

    A long-term strategy to awaken the economy

    We have emphasized that the economy of Dominica was already weak and declining prior to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. In the last article we discussed the need for ...

  • Francis Xavier Severin

    Goodbye, Teacher Francis Xavier Severin

    My father Francis Xavier Severin was born in La Plaine on December 8th 1934, to Felton and Agnes Severin. He was the last of six children. Raised in La Plaine, ...

  • The late Mr Ralph Magloire

    "BA BYE " to Ralph Magloire

    It is no easy task to summarize someone's life in just a few words, so we will try to give the most meaningful part of it.

  • Sharon Philogene

    What's your hobby?

    Facebook is one of the main mediums for befriending others today other than at school, work, church or other social occasions, but in days gone by, many would scan the ...

  • Dominica's new PhD Dr Jean Thomas -Jeremy

    Another Dominican earns a PhD

    "Thank you Jesus, Hallelujah!"

  • Dominica Freedom Party Political Leader Kent Vital

    Consider funding a long-term stimulus package

    An economic disaster is certainly looming in our land – the result of a double whammy – loss of CBI revenue and the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic! A significant ...

  • DFP political leader Kent Vital

    The economy was already declining but the new coronavirus is ...

    In the current circumstances that we find ourselves as a country, I would love to be able to tell you that there is a quick and very efficacious solution to ...