• Haitian journalist considers that “the US controls everything that happens in Haiti since 1915”

    Opinion November 23, 2022 | 10:00 am

    The journalist Colette Lespinesse blamed the United States for many of Haiti's ills, recalling that the country's influence lasted from 1915, when Haiti was occupied by[...]
  • Miguel Vargas says the international community abuses Dominican solidarity

    Local November 23, 2022 | 8:08 am

    Miguel Vargas Maldonado stated that the European Union, the United States, France, Canada, and multilateral organizations such as the United Nations and the Organizatio[...]
  • LILOs needed in the Caribbean

    Opinion November 21, 2022 | 6:18 pm

    by Cdr. Bud Slabbaert Ever heard of LILO entrepreneurship? LILO stands for "a little in, a lot out". No, no, not “late in– late out”. It’s no joke. ”A Little Less Talk and a Lot More Acti[...]
  • The US, Florida politics and Cuba

    Opinion November 11, 2022 | 4:24 pm

    David Jessop View from Europe Just over a week ago and for the 30th year running the UN General Assembly voted overwhelmingly in favor of a resolution condemning Washington for its continuing emba[...]
  • According to Juliana O’Neal, there are too many Haitians living in the nation

    Opinion November 2, 2022 | 1:06 pm

    Congresswoman Juliana O'Neal states that the situation in Haiti and the dangers it poses to the Dominican Republic should be recognized as an emergency, and that the Mi[...]
  • Britain’s new Prime Minister facing multiple challenges

    Opinion October 28, 2022 | 6:31 pm

    David Jessop The View from Europe ‘Indian son rises over the empire. History comes full circle in Britain’, read the headline on India’s NDTV early morning news bulletin, indicating the fasc[...]
  • A new regional agenda for tourism

    Opinion October 14, 2022 | 2:22 pm

    David Jessop View from Europe No one should be in doubt. A toxic economic mix consisting of a war in Europe, surging inflation, slowing Chinese growth, a probable global recession, and a decision [...]
  • The “out of tune drum” in the government is the electricity sector

    Opinion October 13, 2022 | 9:20 am

    If the government were a band, the electricity industry would be the out-of-tune drum. It has made a lot of noise for the management team led by Luis Abinader and has g[...]
  • Problem of tourist transportation is pervasive in Bávaro

    Opinion October 11, 2022 | 12:54 pm

    Due to the country's authorities' negligence and the worry, and even horror, that the tourist associations have towards the forces in control of that sector, the evil of tourist transportation in the [...]
  • What do accidents teach us?

    Opinion October 9, 2022 | 7:53 am

    We are all lamenting the traffic accident registered in the Boulevard Turístico del Este in Punta Cana, which has killed two people and injured more than 40. To a certain extent, it is another accide[...]
  • Unstoppable wave of green gold sweeping through Caribbean

    Opinion October 8, 2022 | 9:52 am

    Will the Dominican Republic be left behind? Ricker With the world in such disarray, it is very difficult to keep up with all that is happening.  [...]
  • Saudi Arabia and the Caribbean

    Opinion October 2, 2022 | 2:55 pm

    There is no sign that the war in Ukraine will end soon. Instead, following significant losses on the battlefield, Russia is mobilizing huge numbers of its citizens to fight in a conflict in which most[...]
  • What if we unite as a people?

    Opinion September 25, 2022 | 9:15 am

    The years have passed, and only the memories of the bad presidents, the ambivalent in power, and the dictators remain; poverty allows us to remember the disorder of the rulers and the weak commitment [...]
  • The Commonwealth and the monarchy

    Opinion September 21, 2022 | 2:01 pm

    David Jessop View from Europe The late Queen Elizabeth was widely revered for her sense of duty, her wisdom, advice, and the continuity she provided. As Head of the Commonwealth and as Britain’s[...]
  • Intervention and Marshall Plan for Haiti

    Opinion September 16, 2022 | 4:10 pm

    By Hugo Guiliani Cury Source:  Listin Diario "To keep Haitians in their territory, we Dominicans have to help them to help their country progress." These brief notes are based on an extensive [...]
  • Expanding the Caribbean hempire

    Opinion September 10, 2022 | 7:06 am

    Waldorf and Statler Well, it appears that the "never say die" Caribbean Hemp Company is on a merger warpath. CEO Gregory Ricker is excited about the latest merger wi[...]
  • A favorable economic environment

    Opinion September 7, 2022 | 11:20 am

    As a country, the Dominican Republic is a small economy, but it has been able to overcome this crisis. The fact that the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) has been growing much faster than expected, despit[...]
  • Natural gas is the new “Russian winter” as a war element…

    Opinion September 3, 2022 | 6:08 am

    Norway does not consider an auxiliary international economic aid to lower the price of natural gas, as stated by the first Norwegian, Jonas Gahr Støre, on his official visit to Sweden on Sunday, Augu[...]
  • Documenting the Caribbean hempire

    Opinion August 27, 2022 | 12:11 pm

    Gregory Ricker The Latest in the world of Industrial Hemp is quite simply that it is on fire. It will be considered one of the fastest-growing industries of all time. The crop's rebirth, medical ap[...]
  • 2022: starvation continues to kill children in Hispaniola

    Opinion August 23, 2022 | 11:12 am

    Already residing for four years in Chicago, the windy city, I decided in 1972 to vacation in my country. Upon my arrival, I was invited by my great friend and colleague, Dr. Ángel Cristóbal Adames F[...]