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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: FreshPlazaSat, 24 Jan 2015 05:30:00 -0800
Dominica looks to France for help with banana industry

As the Eastern Caribbean continues its battle against the Black Sigatoka disease harming its banana crops, Dominica is looking abroad for help. The country announced this week that it would soon be importing Black Sigatoka-resistant banana plants from ...   read full story

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Publisher: FruitnetMon, 26 Jan 2015 04:00:00 -0800
Dominica reaches out for banana aid read full story


Publisher: Caribbean JournalWed, 21 Jan 2015 14:29:55 -0800
Dominica's Search for a Long-Lost Bird

It gets its name from the Diablotin, the ?black-capped petrel.? But a Diablotin bird hasn't nested in Dominica in more than 150 years ? or so it's thought. A new project in Dominica is searching for the rare and endangered bird on the island, looking ...   read full story


Publisher: News dominicaTue, 20 Jan 2015 07:45:00 -0800
Dominica government halts visa issue to Haitians

The Haitian migration into Dominica started in earnest in early 2000 with the country being used as a transshipment point for those wishing to migrate to in particular Martinique, Guadeloupe and St Maarten. In 2004 it was estimated that over 15 000 ...   read full story


Publisher: UPI.comThu, 22 Jan 2015 10:14:11 -0800
Diver photographs sperm whale 'poop-splosion'

Keri Wilk, 30, a Canadian photographer, said he and a group of divers were observing sperm whales off the island of Dominica when they found themselves "at ground zero of the most epic bowel movement that I've ever witnessed." ...   read full story

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Publisher: Telegraph.co.ukThu, 22 Jan 2015 02:34:22 -0800
Giant whale 'poonado' engulfs divers read full story
Publisher: KERA NewsMon, 26 Jan 2015 13:00:00 -0800
A Canadian photographer captures images of a whale 'poopnado' read full story
Publisher: News dominicaFri, 23 Jan 2015 10:33:45 -0800
Giant poop-splosion of Sperm whale read full story
Publisher: Showbiz Spy (blog)Mon, 26 Jan 2015 07:14:48 -0800
Yuck, Daddy: Diver Gets Trapped In 100 Feet Of Whale Poop While Swimming In ... read full story

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