Local December 30, 2011 | 9:22 am

President Fernández staying home for New Year

Santo Domingo.- Presidente Leonel Fernández will be celebrating the new year at home with his family, without leaving the city.

On January 1st 2012 the president will receive the traditional new year greetings at the National Palace, where he will be visited by government officials, businesspeople, diplomats and close associates.

Presidential Press Officer Rafael Núñez sais that on January 4th the president would be hosting a lunch for the journalists who cover Palace matters at the Green Hall of the Presidential Palace