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Complete details about Dominica in North America with capital city Roseau

Country NameDominica (Dominica)
Country CodeDMA
Capital CityRoseau
ContinentNorth America
RegionCaribbean
Independence Year1978
Population71000
Surface Area751.0
Life Expectancy73.4 years
GNP256.0 (old 243.0)
Government FormRepublic

Spoken Languages

Creole English     (100.0%)
Creole French     (0.0%)

Major Cities

Roseau, St George     (population 16243)

Dominica's most recent News and Stories



Publisher: Fox NewsSun, 30 Aug 2015 02:25:40 -0700
Dominica declares disaster status after storm leaves 20 dead

ROSEAU, Dominica ? Rescue teams worked Sunday to reopen roads to remote communities in Dominica after Tropical Storm Erika caused flooding and mudslides that killed at least 20 people and left more than 50 missing on the Caribbean island. "Access ...   read full story

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Publisher: Local 10Sun, 30 Aug 2015 04:18:02 -0700
Dominica digs out from storm damage that killed at least 20 read full story
Publisher: CNNSat, 29 Aug 2015 01:46:17 -0700
Tropical storm Erika heads for Florida after killing 20 on island of Dominica read full story
Publisher: NPRFri, 28 Aug 2015 21:37:01 -0700
Tropical Storm Erika Falls Apart; Dominica Deaths At 20 read full story
Publisher: NBCNews.comFri, 28 Aug 2015 19:13:32 -0700
Tropical Storm Erika: Dominica Death Toll Rises to 20 read full story


Publisher: The GuardianSun, 30 Aug 2015 18:30:00 -0700
Tropical storm Erika: Dominica declares disaster status and appeals for aid

Rescue teams worked to reopen roads to remote communities in Dominica on Sunday after tropical storm Erika caused flooding and mudslides that killed at least 20 people and left more than 50 missing on the Caribbean island. ?Access by road to these ...   read full story

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Publisher: CBC.caSun, 30 Aug 2015 17:08:39 -0700
Dominica declares disaster status in 9 areas hit by Tropical Storm Erika read full story
Publisher: 7Online WSVN-TVSun, 30 Aug 2015 18:41:15 -0700
Relief efforts underway to assist Erika victims in Dominica read full story
Publisher: Wink NewsSat, 29 Aug 2015 11:00:00 -0700
Parts of Dominica declared disaster areas read full story
Publisher: International Business TimesSun, 30 Aug 2015 22:48:45 -0700
Tropical Storm Erika Prompts Dominica To Declare Disaster Status In 9 Areas ... read full story


Publisher: Caribbean News Now (press release) (blog)Sun, 30 Aug 2015 17:00:00 -0700
Antigua-Barbuda supports Dominica relief effort

ST JOHN'S, Antigua ? Complementing the call on Friday by Antigua and Barbuda's newly appointed ambassador and nominee for the post of Commonwealth secretary general, Sir Ronald Sanders, for urgent international help for Dominica, the government of ...   read full story


Publisher: Jamaica ObserverSun, 30 Aug 2015 09:18:45 -0700
Guadeloupe's visa waiver excludes travellers to Dominica with J'can passports

KINGSTON, Jamaica ? The authorities in Guadeloupe have advised that they have waived the visa requirement for travellers entering the country in order to take a ferry to Dominica. The waiver ? valid for Sunday, August 30 and Monday, August 31 ? does ...   read full story

Dominica Tweets

From @DiplomaticoAzul on Mon Aug 31 04:44:04 EDT 2015 RT @elisajara78: Vzla envió 2 cargamentos para Dominica. PRETENDEN Q EL MUNDO CREA Q NO HAY DESABASTECIMIENTO http://t.co/7ooDN6WBz6 http?
From @DJAntony08 on Mon Aug 31 04:43:24 EDT 2015 ...Let''s keep these in the headlines...So please #RT and #Dominica Donate #RT. Bless Up ! :-) https://t.co/cZsZffBX47
From @currentlyES on Mon Aug 31 04:43:05 EDT 2015 Top temas populares: 1 XG o XXG 2 Colombia-Venezuela 3 Bicentenario de Macaracua 4 Dominica 5 Mitzy http://t.co/0Nxa1auAzH
From @veterinarioleon on Mon Aug 31 04:42:27 EDT 2015 RT @Winiviere: Régimen venezolano saca d la manga 2000 toneladas d alimentos para enviar a Dominica mientras venezolanos mueren en colas si?
From @USFBullsDaily on Mon Aug 31 04:42:22 EDT 2015 Puerto Rico braces for Erika after 4 killed in Dominica http://t.co/4tcK2relFQ http://t.co/YmqJBjb7Lo
From @AshevilleDaily on Mon Aug 31 04:42:04 EDT 2015 Death toll rising in Dominica as 'Erika' nears Hispaniola http://t.co/wJbSQheSta
From @jaconucris on Mon Aug 31 04:41:49 EDT 2015 @globovision La ayuda humanitaria la necesita Venezuela más que Dominica
From @HGS_OpWall on Mon Aug 31 04:41:37 EDT 2015 "The extent of the devastation is monumental. We have, in essence, to rebuild Dominica." Prime Minister Skerrit http://t.co/mAbiDwOiOD
From @Indie__Fans on Mon Aug 31 04:41:10 EDT 2015 #Pray for #Dominica donate RT & make it trend worldwide http://t.co/NfoLboANa9 #Relief #Fund #Tropical #Storm #Erika http://t.co/ReIWgJVKmg
From @Indie__Fans on Mon Aug 31 04:41:05 EDT 2015 #Pray for #Dominica donate RT & make it trend worldwide http://t.co/NfoLboANa9 #Relief #Fund #Tropical #Storm #Erika http://t.co/PVkZExzW1O
From @youthsnews on Mon Aug 31 04:40:54 EDT 2015 VIDEO: Deadly storm devastation in Dominica http://t.co/CLjoMTpg5j http://t.co/GC1qB2AiIY
From @vaqaxiqamin on Mon Aug 31 04:40:43 EDT 2015 VIDEO: Deadly storm devastation in Dominica http://t.co/KnOTPOv8YH http://t.co/i3k1mpwToI
From @elsextotuitero on Mon Aug 31 04:40:42 EDT 2015 RT @elisajara78: Vzla envió 2 cargamentos para Dominica. PRETENDEN Q EL MUNDO CREA Q NO HAY DESABASTECIMIENTO http://t.co/7ooDN6WBz6 http?
From @daxadidiqily on Mon Aug 31 04:40:41 EDT 2015 VIDEO: Deadly storm devastation in Dominica http://t.co/x3bAbYUYLa http://t.co/XjiS5bBtkV
From @bnnsocialpics on Mon Aug 31 04:40:40 EDT 2015 VIDEO: Deadly storm devastation in Dominica http://t.co/NQllL9VSDm http://t.co/ugBV7tur3e