Govt/Businesses Close at 1:00 p.m. Due to Tropical Storm Matthew
Businesses in Dominica and St Lucia have been ordered shut this afternoon, as Tropical Storm Matthew approaches the Windward Islands.
Dominica’s Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit today ordered the closure of all government offices and private businesses from 1:00 p.m. today until tomorrow, after a tropical storm warning was issued for the island.
Dominica has been experiencing heavy rain and wind as well as flooding in some areas this morning, from the weather system which has now been upgraded to Tropical Storm Matthew.
Yesterday government ordered all school to be closed today, and in an address to the nation on state-run DBS radio, Skerrit said an advisory on schools will be issued later this evening.
“We want to advise people to stay home as much as possible so as not to be exposed to the possible hazards out there. Be safe everyone and let us all pray for better weather conditions,” Skerrit said.
Memories of the last year’s Tropical Storm Erika are still fresh in the minds of residents. Thirty-one people died in the storm, which destroyed up to 500 homes and left EC $1 billion in infrastructural damage.
Members of the public began stocking up on emergency supplies from last night in preparation for the inclement weather.
During a luncheon themed “Transforming Currency Union Together- Dominica’ Scorecard” hosted by the Dominica Association of Industry and Commerce, the Governor of Eastern Caribbean Central Bank, ECCB Timothy Antoine, acknowledged Dominica’s CBI as a successful solution to the disaster caused by the category 5 hurricane in 2017 and effectively contributed in Dominica’s recovery from it. […]
Past few months have seen a significant increase in the number of applicants from India applying for Turkish Citizenship to be applicable for the E2 visa scheme of the US. Turkey has recently relaxed its dual citizenship requirements and made citizenship by investment cheaper, hence garnering more demand among citizens from different nationalities across globe, […]
After mulling over its citizenship law for quite some time, Russian lawmakers are going to sign a legislature regarding revised citizenship rules in the upper house of their Federation Council, by this month. The draft legislature is aimed to relax restrictions on Dual citizenship and passport to make Russian citizenship an attractive option for foreigners […]
The Turkish Investor Program is a citizenship by investment program designed to provide passport and citizenship to interested foreigners with high net worth. With an investment starting from just a minimum of $250,000 you can not only buy Real Estate in prime locations in Turkey but also get Citizenship and Passport within just 3-6 months.
We offer Second Citizenship by Investment and Second Passport Programs for Caribbean countries and beyond.
Getting your next Citizenship is made possible in easiest way according to your needs and wherever you are around the world.