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News Dominica: The best credit cards to get for an almost-free Caribbean vacation

Published on: Sunday 19 January 2020
The best credit cards to get for an almost-free Caribbean vacation
News source: https://thepointsguy.com/guide/best-credit-cards-caribbean-vacations/

Transfer points to United to fly to Aruba, the Cayman Islands, St. Kitts and more United Airlines is one of 10 Chase Ultimate Rewards airline transfer partners, and that’s good news since the airline ...

News Dominica: Arun Kumar Sahu appointed India's next envoy to Dominica

Published on: Monday 06 January 2020
Arun Kumar Sahu appointed India's next envoy to Dominica
News source: https://in.news.yahoo.com/arun-kumar-sahu-appointed-indias-next-envoy-dominica-165004216.html

New Delhi [India], Jan 6 (ANI): Diplomat Arun Kumar Sahu has been appointed as the next Ambassador of India to the mountainous Caribbean island of Dominica, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) said on Monday. "Arun Kumar Sahu has been concurrently accredited as the next High Commissioner of

News Dominica: Dominica, Guadeloupe, Martinique rattled by earthquake

Published on: Monday 30 December 2019
Dominica, Guadeloupe, Martinique rattled by earthquake
News source: http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/latestnews/Dominica,_Guadeloupe,_Martinique_rattled_by_earthquake?profile=1228&template=MobileArticle

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) – An earthquake with a magnitude of 3.9 rattled parts of Dominica and the French islands of Martinique and Guadeloupe on Monday, the Trinidad-based Seismic Research centre ...

News Dominica: Arun sahu, envoy to dominica

Published on: Tuesday 07 January 2020
Arun sahu, envoy to dominica
News source: https://www.newindianexpress.com/states/odisha/2020/jan/08/arun-sahu-envoy-to-dominica-2086598.html

BHUBANESWAR: Senior IFS officer Arun Kumar Sahu will be the next High Commissioner of India to Dominica. The Odia diplomat is presently the High Commissioner of India to the Republic of Trinidad and ...

News Dominica: Volunteers Experience the Power of Service and Healing in the Rainforest

Published on: Monday 06 January 2020
Volunteers Experience the Power of Service and Healing in the Rainforest
News source: https://www.usda.gov/media/blog/2020/01/06/volunteers-experience-power-service-and-healing-rainforest

In September 2017, Hurricane Maria, a deadly category 5 hurricane devastated Dominica, the U.S. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico. Amidst the devastation was the El Yunque National Forest, the only tropical rainforest among the USDA Forest Service’s 193 million acres. Reliably lush and green, the forest was left denuded and nearly unrecognizable.

News Dominica: Why centenarians abound in Dominica, the location for the Pirates Of The Caribbean films

Published on: Friday 27 December 2019
Why centenarians abound in Dominica, the location for the Pirates Of The Caribbean films
News source: https://www.dailymail.co.uk/travel/article-7832443/Why-centenarians-abound-Dominica-location-Pirates-Caribbean-films.html

Perhaps living to a ripe old age is your aim. Then why not leave your medicine chest behind and move to Dominica? This Caribbean island has the highest number of centenarians in the world, and it was ...

News Dominica: Dominica, Galway, Jamaica: 20 places to visit in 2020

Published on: Tuesday 31 December 2019
Dominica, Galway, Jamaica: 20 places to visit in 2020
News source: https://www.djournal.com/news/national/dominica-galway-jamaica-places-to-visit-in/video_50abddab-8190-538b-abe9-41a6325f046c.html

All year, CNN Travel's editors work on stories spanning the globe, touching on everything from sustainability to overcrowding. Now, they've picked 20 places you should visit in 2020.

News Dominica: First Internationally Branded, CBI-Funded Hotel in Dominica Wins Travel Award Within Two Months of Opening

Published on: Tuesday 17 December 2019
First Internationally Branded, CBI-Funded Hotel in Dominica Wins Travel Award Within Two Months of Opening
News source: https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/first-internationally-branded-cbi-funded-hotel-in-dominica-wins-travel-award-within-two-months-of-opening-300976914.html

LONDON, Dec. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/-- More and more travel experts agree that the Commonwealth of Dominica, known as the 'Nature Isle of the Caribbean', is emerging as a top ecotourist destination ...

News Dominica: Dominica: Off the Beaten Path in the West Indies

Published on: Friday 13 December 2019
Dominica: Off the Beaten Path in the West Indies
News source: https://www.pastemagazine.com/articles/2019/12/dominica-off-the-beaten-path-in-the-west-indies-1.html

It's not the easiest place to get to from much of the world—and traveling the mountain roads on the island can be an adventure in itself, but that's why it remains one of the most unspoiled destinations in the Caribbean. If you'd like to experience island beauty and culture without bumping elbows with your fellow tourists, Dominica is calling.

News Dominica: Healing and Building Dominica: The Nature Island Aims to Become the World's First Climate-resilient Nation

Published on: Thursday 12 December 2019
Healing and Building Dominica: The Nature Island Aims to Become the World's First Climate-resilient Nation
News source: https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/healing-and-building-dominica-the-nature-island-aims-to-become-the-worlds-first-climate-resilient-nation-300974153.html

LONDON, Dec. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/-- Dominica came a long way after the mass destruction in the wake of Hurricane Maria in 2017. The small Caribbean island inspires nature lovers and policy makers ...

News Dominica: Dominica Named as One of Condé Nast's Best Travel Destinations for 2020

Published on: Thursday 05 December 2019
Dominica Named as One of Condé Nast's Best Travel Destinations for 2020
News source: https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/dominica-named-as-one-of-conde-nasts-best-travel-destinations-for-2020-300970178.html

LONDON, Dec. 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Commonwealth of Dominica has been named as a top destination for travellers in 2020 by leading travel publication Condé Nast Traveller. With the mention of the ...

News Dominica: Dominica governing party easily wins Parliament elections

Published on: Friday 06 December 2019
Dominica governing party easily wins Parliament elections
News source: http://www.startribune.com/dominica-governing-party-easily-wins-parliament-elections/565912832/

ROSEAU, Dominica — Residents of Dominica cast ballots for a new Parliament on Friday following weeks of political unrest, and early returns indicated a landslide victory for the governing Dominica ...

News Dominica: Dominica Prioritises Water and Sanitation Protections Through Citizenship by Investment

Published on: Wednesday 04 December 2019
Dominica Prioritises Water and Sanitation Protections Through Citizenship by Investment
News source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/dominica-prioritises-water-sanitation-protections-180000876.html

A recent report published by the multinational firm, PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), highlighted key development areas in Dominica that have been significantly supported by the island's Citizenship by Investment (CBI) Programme. One of the areas prioritised is the island's health and well-being

News Dominica: Dominica protesters block airport roads in election fight

Published on: Tuesday 03 December 2019
Dominica protesters block airport roads in election fight
News source: http://www.startribune.com/dominica-protesters-block-airport-roads-in-election-fight/565731242/

Protesters trying to cancel national elections blocked roads leading to the main airport on the eastern Caribbean island of Dominica on Tuesday, forcing passengers to drag suitcases through the street to make their flights.

News Dominica: Dominica Wins Champions in Challenge Award for Resilient Recovery After Hurricane Maria

Published on: Monday 02 December 2019
Dominica Wins Champions in Challenge Award for Resilient Recovery After Hurricane Maria
News source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/dominica-wins-champions-challenge-award-210400655.html

The International Institute for Peace Through Tourism (IIPT) presented the Commonwealth of Dominica with one of the Champions for Challenge awards for its remarkable recovery after 2017's Hurricane Maria. During the Global Resilience Summit in London last month, Discover Dominica Authority was declared

News Dominica: Maureen "Mo" Dominica Barry

Published on: Sunday 01 December 2019
Maureen "Mo" Dominica Barry
News source: https://www.thegazette.com/obituaries/maureenmodominica-barry-20191202-0000191360-01

Maureen "Mo" Dominica Barry, 64, of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, passed away at her home on Friday, Nov. 29, 2019, from cardiac arrest. She went to her heavenly home to be with her loving husband, Chris. Mass ...

News Dominica: Citizenship by Investment is Dominica's Main Source of Funding, Especially After Hurricane Maria, Says Deputy PM of Dominica

Published on: Thursday 28 November 2019
Citizenship by Investment is Dominica's Main Source of Funding, Especially After Hurricane Maria, Says Deputy PM of Dominica
News source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/citizenship-investment-dominicas-main-source-210000721.html

Reginald Austrie, the Deputy Prime Minister of the Commonwealth of Dominica, declared during a campaign rally this week, that the Citizenship by Investment (CBI) Programme was essentially the country's main source of funding after Hurricane Maria in 2017. Ever since, CBI sponsored countless projects

News Dominica: Dominica Is Expected to Benefit From up to US$52 Million Average Tourism Spending Upon Completion of Citizenship by Investment Eco Hotels

Published on: Wednesday 27 November 2019
Dominica Is Expected to Benefit From up to US$52 Million Average Tourism Spending Upon Completion of Citizenship by Investment Eco Hotels
News source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/dominica-expected-benefit-us-52-111000313.html

The Commonwealth of Dominica is undergoing a mass transformation that will firmly put it on the map as a premier ecotourism destination. Several eco-conscious luxury resorts have opened on the island and a few more are coming, whose development is financed by foreign investors seeking alternative opportunities