Latest News for: Dominica office


The extraordinary need for disaster warning systems, explained

Vox 25 Sep 2023
“These were constructed to allow Dominica to access real-time weather information, and document it and transmit it to the Met Services Office that can then feed into a potential early warning system,” said Mary Boyer, a disaster risk management specialist at the World Bank.

Dinner with the Ambassador of Germany to the Philippines

Sun Star 22 Sep 2023
president and chief operating officer Dominica “Domi” Chua; Pages Holdings Inc. chairman and chief operating officer Bunny Pages; American Consular Agent Glenn Loop; and a German gentleman who, after spending decades in Hong Kong, has chosen to retire in Cebu and called it his home for the last 17 years, Peter Trankner ... Franz Seidenschwarz.

This Day in History - September 18

Jamaica Observer 18 Sep 2023
Today is the 261st day of 2023. There are 104 days left in the year. TODAY HIGHLIGHT. 2021 ... OTHER EVENTS. 1851 ... The Government of Uttar Pradesh, India, confirms 2.3 million people applied for 238 menial office jobs ... Hurricane Maria passes over the Caribbean island of Dominica at Category 5 hurricane, destroying 90 per cent of structures and killing 27 ... .

Increase Your Brand’s Reputation with Financial Dealers

Finance Magnates 05 Sep 2023
This license, which is given through Dominica, has started to be widely preferred among investors in recent years ... It ensures that investors from all over the world have a Forex license from Dominica, without requiring any physical office during the application and licensing process.

Dominica to get first female and indigenous head of state

Jamaica Observer 04 Sep 2023
ROSEAU, Dominica (CMC) — Dominica is set to elect its first female head of state when Parliament meets on September 12 to elect a replacement for President Charles Savarin, whose 10-year term in office ends in October ... "She is the first female president and first indigenous president in Dominica," Skerrit said.

UK brings bribery charges on ex-Nigerian Oil Minister Diezani Alison-Madueke

Blitz 25 Aug 2023
The charges relate to multi-million pound oil and gas contracts that she allegedly approved for personal gain while holding office. Nigeria’s former minister of petroleum resources, Diezani Alison-Madueke, was granted Dominica citizenship in 2016, including a , apparently all within just one month of meeting Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit.

Caribbean radio star responds to communication needs during hurricane season

Offshore Technology 17 Aug 2023
The YRM, a non-profit organisation that operates with equipment supplied by Barrett Communications, has been training students and nurses in Dominica – where the deadly Hurricane Maria hit in 2017 – to use emergency communications (emcom) systems in anticipation of the next storm.

26-year-old woman identified in Adams County homicide

9news 01 Aug 2023
The Adams County Sheriff's Office said Dominica Quesada was found dead in a home on Iola Street near Brighton on July 27 ... .

UN shipping agency's Council elects Panama's Dominguez as secretary-general

Reuters 18 Jul 2023
Dominguez beat six other contenders from China, Turkey, Kenya, Finland, Dominica and Bangladesh in a vote and will take office on January 1, 2024, for a four-year term, subject to the approval of the IMO Assembly ... He has also served with Panama's maritime authority ... Our Standards. The Thomson Reuters Trust Principles. Read Next ... 11.23 AM UTC ... ....

Virat Kohli breaks into Top 5 as he leapfrogs Sehwag on list of leading run-getters ...

India TV 14 Jul 2023
Team India had another solid day at the office as the visitors are far ahead of the West ...

Dominica PM Roosevelt Skerrit sells blank passports

Blitz 04 Jul 2023
Iranian-controlled Pilatus Bank CEO held Dominica passport ... Why does Pilatus Bank’s Chief Executive Officer, the Iranian national Hamidreza Ghanbari, hold a Citizenship by Investment (CBI) passport and citizenship from Dominica ? He actually listed his nationality as Dominican when reporting to regulatory agencies ... The Dominica-Syria scandal.

India’s most wanted Dawood Ibrahim holds Dominica passport

Blitz 03 Jul 2023
As new information has surfaced of late, regarding the extent of corruption in Dominica with multiple articles being published, compliance officers charged with assessing Country Risk should consider advising their staff to regard ALL Dominica passports as potentially held by ...

Rare 2nd storm in Atlantic in early start to hurricane season

The Post-Star 25 Jun 2023
DÁNICA COTO. Associated Press ... Some forecasters blamed unusually high sea temperatures for the rare development ... People are also reading…. Open Letter ... Man displayed gun at Washington County Sheriff's Office parking lot Police ... Airports, businesses, schools and offices closed on St ... Lucia, Dominica, Martinique and other islands by midday Thursday. .

Caribbean islands hunkering down as Bret closes in

Kearney Hub 24 Jun 2023
DANICA COTO. Associated Press ... A Hurricane watch was issued for St. Lucia and local forecasters warned of a potential direct hit ... Airports, businesses, schools and offices closed on St. Lucia, Dominica, Martinique and other islands by midday ... Lucia Prime Minister Philip Pierre ... A tropical storm warning was in effect for Barbados, Dominica, St ... .

Tropical Storms Cindy, Bret set record for June

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 24 Jun 2023
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- Tropical Storm Cindy has formed behind Tropical Storm Bret, in the first case of two storms in the tropical Atlantic in June since record keeping began in 1851, forecasters said Friday ... Lucia and St ... Airports, businesses, schools and offices closed on St ... Lucia, Dominica, Martinique and other islands by midday Thursday ... .