Economy October 23, 2015 | 4:09 pm
Santo Domingo.- Centralbanker Hector Valdez Albizu on Friday announced GDP growth of 6.7% in the firstnine months this year, boosted by 7.1% jump in the third quarter.
He said the economy gre[...]
Economy October 23, 2015 | 11:27 am
Santo Domingo.- The Industryand Commerce Ministry on Friday posted the fuel prices for the week from Oct.24 to 30, when premium gasoline will cost RD$188.70, or RD$2.50 less and regularwill cost RD[...]
Economy October 23, 2015 | 8:56 am
Santo Domingo.- The agencyin charge of the metro lines (Opret) on Thursday announced it will test the extensionof Santo Domingo Metro´s second line in the next six months.
Opret deputy d[...]
Economy October 22, 2015 | 5:01 pm
Santo Domingo.- The Roundtableof Commonwealth Countries in the Dominican Republic on Wednesday bestowed arecognition to British ambassador StevenFisher, who concludes his mission in the country.[...]
Economy October 22, 2015 | 8:28 am
Santo Domingo.- Investorsin Dominican Republic´s securities market now have another option to diversifytheir portfolios, with Malaga trust, the first openly traded trust to offer equityin real[...]
Economy October 21, 2015 | 5:19 pm
Santo Domingo.- TheDominican Republic and China continue their unofficial meetings despite a lackof diplomatic ties, to the chagrin of Taiwan, which continues its investmentsand cooperation with th[...]
Economy October 21, 2015 | 3:52 pm
Santo Domingo.- The DominicanBeauty Cluster was inaugurated Tuesday night, during a cocktail as part of thefashion bash Dominica Moda 2015, in whichthe stand was also inaugurated.
Economy October 21, 2015 | 7:38 am
Santo Domingo.- Inter-AmericanDevelopment Bank (IDB) president Luis Alberto Moreno on Tuesday said therevolution which robotics and automation pose has become a threat to jobs in LatinAmerica and t[...]
Economy October 20, 2015 | 12:45 pm
Santo Domingo.- The HomemakersCommittees Association and users of services on Tuesday announced a ´pots andpans´ protest starting 3: 30pm Thursday at the corner of Duarte and Ovandoavenue[...]
Economy October 20, 2015 | 10:55 am
Santo Domingo.-Foreign minister Andrés Navarro on Monday headed the opening of the fourthmeeting of representatives of Latin America´s and the Caribbean´s variousregional and sub reg[...]
Economy October 20, 2015 | 9:03 am
Santo Domingo.- The State-ownedReservas bank´s total assets were RD$380.1 billion (US$8.44 billion) as of Septemberthis year, or RD$31.6 billion (9.1%) higher than in December 2014.
Economy October 19, 2015 | 12:06 pm
Dajabón, Dominican Republic.-After a two-week walkout the bi-national market held twice a week in the borderarea resumed on Monday, but with few vendors and buyers, especially Haitians.
Economy October 19, 2015 | 8:14 am
Santo Domingo.- Dominican Exporters Association (ADOEXPO) presidentSadala Khoury on Sunday called for joint action between the private and publicsectors to diversify export markets, and called trad[...]
Economy October 19, 2015 | 7:42 am
Dajabon, Dominican Republic. - Merchants and truckers on Sundayagreed to reopen the binational market on Monday, despite Haiti’ continued banon the entry overland of 23 Dominican products.
Economy October 16, 2015 | 11:49 am
Santo Domingo.- The Industryand Commerce Ministry on Friday posted the fuel prices for the week from Oct.17 to 23, when premium gasoline will cost RD$191.20 and regular will cost RD$173.50,both RD$[...]
Economy October 16, 2015 | 11:31 am
Dajabón, Dominican Republic.-Nine days of a shuttered Dominican-Haiti binational market has brought despairto both sides of the border as merchants´ profits dwindle and consumers have tob[...]
Economy October 16, 2015 | 10:16 am
Santo Domingo.- The Nobel laureate in economics 2008 affirmed Thursday that the Dominicaneconomy has conditions to seize opportunities amid the globalized crisis, andcalled the country's economic p[...]
Economy October 16, 2015 | 8:31 am
Santiago, Chile (EFE).- Direct foreign investment (FDI) into 16 Latin America and Caribbean countriesfell 21% in the first half of 2015 compared with the same period last year, witha total of US$88[...]
Economy October 16, 2015 | 8:11 am
Santo Domingo.- The Agriculture Ministry on Thursday announceda ban on imports of fruit and vegetable that host the Oriental Fruit Fly (Bactroceradorsalis) from Florida and regulated their imports[...]