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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: US Department of State (press release)Fri, 31 Oct 2014 14:22:30 -0700
Dominica's Independence Day

The United States shares a cooperative relationship with Dominica through the Caribbean Basin Security Initiative and the U.S. Caribbean Basin Initiative, which grants duty-free entry into the United States for many goods. Our mutual interests in ...   read full story

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Publisher: Newsroom AmericaFri, 31 Oct 2014 14:22:30 -0700
Press Releases: Dominica's Independence Day read full story


Publisher: Daily MailWed, 29 Oct 2014 05:45:00 -0700
The Caribbean at its quietest: Welcome to Dominica, the island of rainforest ...

Pronounced dom-in-eeka, and not to be confused with the Dominican Republic, Dominica is promoted as the 'nature island'. And with good reason. Its volcanic peaks reach above 4,700ft - and with its valleys and gorges, rainforest and the cloud forest ...   read full story


Publisher: Caribbean JournalThu, 30 Oct 2014 14:22:30 -0700
Dominica Renames Main Airport

It honour former Prime Ministers Roosevelt Douglas and Pierre Charles for their ?heroic contributions to Dominica's development.? Charles served as Prime Minister from 2000 to 2004, while Douglas served as Prime Minister for eight months in 2000. The ...   read full story


Publisher: Peter Greenberg.com Travel NewsMon, 27 Oct 2014 09:30:00 -0700
Peter Greenberg Worldwide?The Island of Dominica?October 25, 2014

This week Peter Greenberg Worldwide broadcasts from the small island of Dominica. Not to be confused with the Dominican Republic, Dominica is its own island sandwiched between Guadeloupe and Martinique in the West Indies. In particular, we're ...   read full story

Dominica Tweets

From @NatyCandelas on Fri Oct 31 21:37:19 EDT 2014 RT @xiomaraea1: San José, Lag's - Zulia,presente en esta noche d luz.#yoleolabiblia. @jovenesantorchas.Flia dominica unida en oración http:?
From @Shaquille_Army on Fri Oct 31 21:32:52 EDT 2014 (#ShaquilleRodrigue) ¿En qué condiciones viven los reclusos de La Victoria?: SANTO DOMINGO, República Dominica... http://t.co/Gdbcst1yiC
From @Dominica_Chavez on Fri Oct 31 21:25:30 EDT 2014 RT @nationalffa: "Most people think agriculture is farming when really it has more science and leadership.? -Hannah Parkins » http:/? http:?
From @marcusfolarin on Fri Oct 31 21:23:50 EDT 2014 Which part of dominica are you from ? ? Colihaut http://t.co/voRU0jsEJk
From @Dominica_Chavez on Fri Oct 31 21:23:18 EDT 2014 RT @SocratesInPhilo: At the touch of a lover, everyone becomes a poet. Plato
From @cuartapobreza on Fri Oct 31 21:21:40 EDT 2014 RT @franpovero: #TodosLosSantos Hijos de GRANADA --- ISABEL SANCHEZ ROMERO Dominica --- http://t.co/aZXWKSIMEF
From @franpovero on Fri Oct 31 21:21:31 EDT 2014 #TodosLosSantos Hijos de GRANADA --- ISABEL SANCHEZ ROMERO Dominica --- http://t.co/aZXWKSIMEF
From @VictorCruzBlanc on Fri Oct 31 21:18:27 EDT 2014 Solemnidad de Todos Los Santos Dominica 2 de Nov. http://t.co/g21myGU1zm
From @Dominica_Chavez on Fri Oct 31 21:18:24 EDT 2014 I can't change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination. http://t.co/bEAsVNLN3c
From @miguelito_3D on Fri Oct 31 21:13:28 EDT 2014 (#ElHijoDeBebo) Exigen en Dajabón esclarecer asesinato de joven haitiano: DAJABON, República Dominica... http://t.co/UFu2QZSOP4 (#TeamHD
From @TextosCasuales on Fri Oct 31 21:12:42 EDT 2014 ?[#DarianAlcantara]? ¿En qué condiciones viven los reclusos de La Victoria?: SANTO DOMINGO, República Dominica... http://t.co/jZ7Qo1LaMG
From @santogrande on Fri Oct 31 21:12:35 EDT 2014 RT @xiomaraea1: San José, Lag's - Zulia,presente en esta noche d luz.#yoleolabiblia. @jovenesantorchas.Flia dominica unida en oración http:?
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From @mradwan75 on Fri Oct 31 21:09:11 EDT 2014 Photo: lifeunderthewaves: Pole to Pole by Izzysan Diver under the Dock at Cabrits National Park, Dominica,... http://t.co/dSRUpzVTZ9
From @UWISTAT_MONA on Fri Oct 31 21:08:19 EDT 2014 ?@kchrisw: How cud I forget, Happy Creole Day Dominica!? #UWISTAT #PelicanPride