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A Dominica government minister says the country's soccer federation will vote for Morocco to host the 2026 World Cup instead of the rival bid from CONCACAF counterparts in North America. The announcement came from Dominica foreign minister Francine Baron after she met a Moroccan diplomat, not ...
“interCaribbean is giving Dominicans new choices to fly to and from Dominica and more connections to more places, the service is very timely and very welcome,” said Colin Piper, Dominica's Director of Tourism. “We look forward to the launch and anticipation of service to further islands.” Even better?
News) Morocco received its latest 2026 World Cup vote pledge from a government minister on the Caribbean island of Dominica, despite FIFA rules ... “Baron hailed the strong ties between the two countries in several areas, notably agriculture and tourism, saying she is confident there are still some ...
Now, the next step in Dominica's recovery efforts post-Hurricane Maria involves travelers. The Indian River is among the natural sites on the list. Image by Dominica Tourism Board. “Dominica isn't open, it's opening. We're not rebuilt, we are rebuilding,” said CEO of the Discover Dominica Authority, Colin ...
If a magical wellness and eco-tourism destination sounds appealing, then the answer is Dominica. Located just above Martinique, Dominica has managed to remain off the beaten path due to its mountainous makeup. It's so off the beaten path, in fact, that there are no direct flights from the United States.
“Nothing is better for our recovery from Hurricane Maria than visitors to our island,” said Colin Piper, CEO of the Discover Dominica Authority. It's promoting Voluntourism initiatives, opportunities to clear debris from a river and, for scuba divers, to clean garbage deposited on the ocean floor by the storm.
According to the Caribbean Tourism Organization's (CTO) hurricane update, some of the hardest hit destinations – St Martin, Dominica, Barbuda, British Virgin ... according to the Red Cross, but the destination is “certainly making strides”, according to Colin Piper, chief executive of Discover Dominica.
A reshuffle in Dominica has seen ex-United Workers Party MP Joseph Isaac promoted to the cabinet – just a week after he announced he would sit as an independent. The Roseau Central representative shocked the opposition by resigning on 4 April, claiming the opposition was “diametrically opposed” ...
Until the night of Sept. 18, Dominica's Tourism Minister Robert Tonge had been expecting a Category 1 or 2 hurricane — bad, but nothing the island hadn't dealt with before. “Maria” probably wouldn't be a name remembered. Then, at 8 p.m., a message came from a friend: “Bunker down. It's going to be ...
However, over six months on, the Caribbean islands are making major progress on the road to recovery. According to the Caribbean Tourism Organisation's (CTO) hurricane update, some of the worst affected destinations - including Dominica, Barbuda, British Virgin Islands, Anguilla and Puerto Rico ...