Roseau, May 29, 2020. One of the most important radio stations in Dominica, “Dominica Broadcasting Service”, DBS by its English initials, held today, May 29, 2020, an act of recognition to various entities and people who have been present in the battle against COVID 19. Among the recognitions was the one dedicated to the government and the people of Cuba for the help provided with the presence of health collaborators who have been participating in this battle.
The recognition plaque was delivered to the Cuban Ambassador in this sister nation, Ulises Arranz Fernández, by the station's Manager, Mr. Cecil Josepl. In his introductory words, Mr. Josepl referred to the aid Cuba has provided to Dominica and other Caribbean nations and its contribution in the battles for the liberation of African countries; this latter reference on the occasion of the recent celebration of Africa Day.
The Cuban Ambassador appreciated the introductory words of the station manager as well as the plaque of recognition for the people and government of Cuba for the help they provide. He briefly recounted the work carried out by Cuban collaborators in the battle against COVID 19 since its appearance, who, together with professionals from the health sector in Dominica, have contributed to achieving the results of the country. Ratified Cuba's commitment to maintain collaboration all the time that need the people and government of Dominica, despite of the commercial, economic and financial blockade of the US government. against Cuba.
The radio station has carried out several acts of this type in which it has recognized the work carried out by personalities of the government and society, as well as ministries and social and private institutions and friendly countries, in the battle against COVID 19. The act was broadcast live on FM frequencies 88.1, 89.5, 104.1 and 104.7 MHZ, through the internet and the station's facebook. The station is listened to in several countries of the Caribbean and in the EE. USA