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Home Grown Windsor Park to the International Standard Sports Stadium

The “Windsor Park” – Dominica’s most famous recreational ground named after Windsor-England, has played a significant role in our island life. Many who have gone before me will testify that this 5 ¼ acres of land has served Dominica and Dominicans well. Imagine a piece of land so small and insignificant to some, creating so.. read more

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The Student Loan

Many students pursuing higher education at some point go through the hustle and bustle of applying for a student loan. Most financial institutions here have this facility available and usually go on educational campaigns to get students to come in and take loans. It’s a two-way street whereby students can access the monies they need.. read more

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The Absence of Mergers and Acquisitions in the OECS

In recent times conglomerates in Barbados, Trinidad and Tobago and Jamaica have been engaged in significant cross border mergers and acquisitions (M & A). This activity has taken place in the banking, financial, wholesale, retail and some manufacturing sectors. In the OECS Dominica’s National Commercial Bank recognizing its individual limitations and the need to position.. read more

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Tourism & Our Adoption of International Standards

Dominica “The Nature Island of the Caribbean and the island with the friendliest people” a name we have carried for decades, but are we really ready to serve at an international level? Can this happen without the basic international airport needed to help push the ever growing tourism industry? Can we expect our people to.. read more

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Local Enterprises – Embracing E-Business

The business environment is becoming more and more competitive, and as a result there is a growing need for local businesses to make the necessary adjustments to respond to both local and foreign competition. Some business experts think that the delay in embracing e-business by local businesses is currently affecting their business potential to grow.. read more

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Is an Investor Necessarily a Businessman

The definition of an investor is simple. To me, it is one who makes the decision to invest his money into some activity with the intention of making it successful and in the process providing jobs for people. The businessman on the other hand is the one with the knowhow and skills who makes the.. read more

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Our Airport and its Impact on the Investor

We recently improved our airport infrastructure in Dominica and work still continues on the runway. It is a welcoming change from a few years ago. I look at islands like Tortola or the entire British Virgin Islands, St. Baths and Anguilla which do not have an international airport but have continued capturing investments, offshore business.. read more

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Need For Quality Services in Attracting Investments

As IDA seeks to increase significantly the inflows of investment into Dominica, we need to be mindful of the fact that the possession of an abundance of natural resources is not the primary determinant in generating successful inflow of investments into any country. Much has to do with the level, quality and reliability of attendant.. read more

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Dominica is Ready for Your Business now!

Before an investor decides whether or not to put his hard earned money into Dominica, he first asks his self this very important question. What are the deal breakers and does Dominica already have these policies and other factors in place? Is the Government willing to provide these in the short term or even long.. read more

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Investment in ICT is that the way to go?

ICT’s from what we see around us seem to be the basic way of life. Looking a little closely if we are not careful we spend so much time consumed in the ICT World that it almost seems to be one of the basic needs for survival, like (food clothing and shelter). Today if you.. read more