Dominican Republic big business fears ‘dubious’ campaign funding
Santo Domingo.- On fears that "dubious and illicit" campaign funds will taint the next elections, the National Business Council (CONEP) on Tuesday reiterated its call on Congress to pass the bills for Political Parties...

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    March 3, 2015

    Santo Domingo.- On fears that "dubious and illicit" campaign funds will taint the next elections, the National Business Council (CONEP) on Tuesday reiterated its call on Congress to pass the bills for Political Parties and the Electoral...
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    March 3, 2015

    Andrew 'Bower' Hines, a former national player, Manning Cup winner in 1982 while a student at Camperdown High and former Harbour View Football Club (HVFC) top centre-half, was given the boot from his position as head coach last week by...
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    March 3, 2015

    Late in 1987 at a Manning Cup football game at Sabina Park, this columnist was cornered by a then budding politician.Of the action on the field, not much can be recalled, save to say that it featured Kingston College and St Mary's High...
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    March 3, 2015

    STARTING TODAY, the Standing Finance Committee of the House of Representatives will begin the examination of the 2015/2016 Estimates of Expenditure. Finance Minister Dr Peter Phillips has tabled a $641.6 billion spending package along...
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    March 2, 2015

    Member of Parliament for Roseau South and newly elected Deputy Political Leader of the United Workers Part (UWP),Joshua Francis, says he is ready and willing to serve with distinction. Francis, who was elected unopposed at the...
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    March 2, 2015

    Dear Editor, I was bemused and astonished to find myself directly referenced in a Letter To The Editor LTTE published in your February 27, 2015 edition titled Bemused and Astonished by PLP Hypocrisy. In it the writer, who has elected to...
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    March 2, 2015

    The Lennox Linton has been re-elected political leader of the United Workers Party (UWP) and Joshua Francis is now the new Deputy. Both men were elected unopposed at the party’s 27th delegates conference which was held in Salisbury...
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    March 1, 2015

    Former Prime Minister of Jamaica, P.J. Patterson who was unable to attend the funeral service of Reverend Glen Archer in his tribute remembered the educator as a giant in the teaching profession. The tribute which was read by Reverend...
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    March 1, 2015

    Finance Minister Dr Peter Phillips says wage negotiations with public sector employees are proceeding in good faith.Phillips notes, however, that most of the discussions so far have been centred on clarifying issues. He says following...
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    March 1, 2015

    The Church and State were on one accord last Sunday morning when the Head of State, Governor General Sir Patrick Allen, and president of the Jamaica Baptist Union (JBU) Michael Shim-Hue echoed similar calls for denominational and...
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    March 1, 2015

    The Church and State were on one accord last Sunday morning when the Head of State, Governor General Sir Patrick Allen, and president of the Jamaica Baptist Union (JBU) Michael Shim-Hue echoed similar calls for denominational and...
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    February 28, 2015

    Opposition Leader Andrew Holness says more consideration should be given to increasing the capacity of the May Pen Hospital in Clarendon.
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    February 28, 2015

    Gospel rap artist Mashundae Pearman believes in the power of prayer. The 29-year-old grappled with a life-threatening case of asthma as a child. If it werent for her grandmother Alma Smiths prayers, she doesnt think shed be alive, let...
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    February 27, 2015

    Dennison John who represented the Salisbury constituency in parliament from 1980 to 1985 has passed away. John, also known as DJ, contested and won the Salisbury seat on a Dominica Freedom Party (DFP) ticket in the 1980 general election...
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    February 27, 2015

    A possible coup in Venezuela will have a profound impact on the English speaking Caribbean, especially Dominica a regional politician has warned. Rumors are rife in the South American country that the government of Nicholas Maduro could...
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    February 27, 2015

    Dear Editor,I have been bemused and astonished by the level of hypocrisy recently levelled by the PLP, and its blindly loyal cronies, at Government MP Leah Scott, in respect of her recent letter to the editor and the allegations of...
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    February 27, 2015

    Bruce Golding, whose administration removed user fees from Jamaican hospitals, accepts that, like any policy pursued by a government, this one is worthy of periodic review.This newspaper, like one of Mr Golding's former ministers,...
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    February 27, 2015

    The last time we heard from the Football Federation, there was an impasse between Assistant Coach, Charlie Slusher, and the Executive of the F.F.B.; Slusher was removed from the coaching [...]
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