• Opposition leader would win with 58.6%: poll

    Local July 15, 2019 | 12:53 pm

    Santo Domingo.- Peruvian pollster ABC Marketing on Monday said Luis Abinader, presidential candidate of the opposition party (PRM), would get 58.6% of the votes, while former president Leonel Fernánd[...]
  • Ex DR Stock Exchange chief faces questions in Odebrecht graft case

    Local July 15, 2019 | 11:58 am

    Santo Domingo.- Former Dominican Republic Stock Exchange (BVRD) president Gregory Salcedo Llibre, who appears with two companies that allegedly received bribes from Odebrecht, will be questioned today[...]
  • ‘Unusual smell’ diverts Dominican-bound jet

    Local July 15, 2019 | 11:04 am

    New York.- A JetBlue plane that was heading to the Dominican Republic from the Newark airport in New Jersey Mon. morning, with dozens of Dominican passengers and American tourists, had to be diverted [...]
  • Dominican jazz icon marks 25th album on tour

    People July 15, 2019 | 10:39 am

    Utrecht, Netherlands.- ‘Essence' is album number 25 from Michel Camilo. An important number says Dominican icon jazz pianist and composer, so he decided to celebrate the production, a walk through e[...]
  • Medina tours construction site of major dam

    Economy July 15, 2019 | 8:31 am

    Barahona, Dominican Republic.- President Danilo Medina on Sun. supervised the construction work on the Monte Grande Dam that, according to the Government, will have a significant socio-economic impact[...]
  • Greens demand jail for corrupt officials

    Local July 15, 2019 | 8:02 am

    Santiago.- The grassroots movement Green March mobilized thousands of people on Sunday to demand prison for corrupt government officials. The participants chanted slogans, waved banners and donned [...]
  • Rant takes Dominican Republic’s ruling party to the brink

    Local July 15, 2019 | 7:13 am

    Santo Domingo.- President Danilo Medina's spokesman, Roberto Rodríguez Marchena, on Sun. labeled former resident Leonel Fernández as "insolent" and a "blackmailer" for the alleged threat to split Do[...]
  • Ocean Front Condo for sale

    July 14, 2019 | 4:05 pm

  • David Ortiz recovers from his third surgery

    People July 13, 2019 | 9:56 am

    Former Dominican slugger David Ortiz is recovering from a third surgery after he was shot in the Dominican Republic on June 9. The Boston Red Sox released a statement Thursday on[...]