• Dominican Republic SW kicks off megaproject

    Economy May 26, 2022 | 12:55 pm

    Pedernales, Dominican Republic.- President Luis Abinader on Thur. headed groundbreaking for Port Cabo Rojo, to be built at a cost of US$70 million. Its opening is set for Dec. 15, 2023, as part of [...]
  • The electricity crisis is alleviated

    Economy May 25, 2022 | 4:50 pm

    Blackouts give a break with multi-story input.

    Forest unit announces massive reforestation with mango and avocado

    Economy May 25, 2022 | 4:03 pm

    Santo Domingo, DR.
    The director of the Executing Technical Unit of Agroforestry Developme[...]
  • Global freight cost worries Dominican haulers

    Economy May 25, 2022 | 11:42 am

    Santo Domingo.- Despite that neither the COVID-19 pandemic nor the effects caused by the war between Russia and Ukraine completely affected the development of the supply chain of logistics distributio[...]
  • Today is Africa Day

    Economy May 25, 2022 | 9:10 am

    Santo Domingo.- The University of the Caribbean (Unicaribe) and the embassy of the Kingdom of Morocco in the country will celebrate this Wednesday, May 25, Africa Day, decreed in 1958 and which began [...]
  • No US envoy to Dominican Republic for now

    Economy May 25, 2022 | 7:35 am

    Santo Domingo.- Last week, United States President Joe Biden withdrew Calvin Smyre's nomination as United States Ambassador to the Dominican Republic, and remitted his appointment under the same posit[...]
  • Dominican leader: no rice import first time in 20 years

    Economy May 24, 2022 | 12:15 pm

    Santo Domingo.- President Luis Abinader said Tuesday that the Dominican government has doubled the amount of financing for the agricultural sector and that for the first time in 20 years the country d[...]
  • Dominican public debt rose to US$64.5B in IQ

    Economy May 24, 2022 | 7:47 am

    Santo Domingo.- In the first quarter of this year, the consolidated public debt of the Dominican Republic increased again, this time 5.26 billion dollars compared to how it closed in 2021. However, it[...]
  • Cap Cana is the largest luxury hotel destination in the Caribbean

    Economy May 23, 2022 | 5:05 pm

    Cap Cana registers a continuous growth as a luxury hotel destination in the Dominican Republic. This was the opinion of tourism and construction businessman Fernando Hazoury, president of the Board[...]
  • Abinader talks tourism at Davos

    Economy May 23, 2022 | 11:33 am

    Santo Domingo.- President Luis Abinader arrived in Davos this Monday morning where he participated in the World Economic Forum being held in that Swiss city. The president in a speech at the Forum [...]
  • Dominicans present in Pitch at the Beach

    Economy May 23, 2022 | 10:14 am

    Santo Domingo.- The Dominican venture Alter State was selected as one of the best presented at the Pitch at the Beach international event held in Cozumel, Mexico. In the activity, a video of the Mi[...]
  • Blackouts ease as plants return

    Economy May 23, 2022 | 9:42 am

    Santo Domingo.- The energy service is returning to normal with the entry of 335 megawatts over the weekend and the entry of 105 more MW is expected with the integration of Los Mina V, according to the[...]
  • Dominican Republic buys power as blackouts linger

    Economy May 20, 2022 | 7:37 am

    Santo Domingo.- The Minister of Energy and Mines, Antonio Almonte, announced that 250 megawatts will enter to supply the demand for energy that has been affected in recent weeks by the shutdown of sev[...]
  • Fisheries eye advanced breeding methods

    Economy May 19, 2022 | 12:14 pm

    Santo Domingo.- The president of the Dominican Council of Fisheries and Agriculture (Codopesca), Carlos José Then, revealed that next week he will meet with President Luis Abinader to present him wit[...]
  • Washington invites Dominican leader to Summit

    Economy May 19, 2022 | 9:59 am

    Santo Domingo.- President Luis Abinader received the formal invitation from the government of the United States, for the ninth Summit of the Americas, to be held from June 8 to 10, in the city of Los [...]
  • Cigar producers advocate for tobacco to be declared part of the country’s cultural heritage

    Economy May 18, 2022 | 4:33 pm

    Santo Domingo, DR.
    The Association of Cigar Producers of the Dominican Republic (Procigar)
  • ‘Create your Sustainable Suit’

    Economy May 18, 2022 | 10:03 am

    Santo Domingo.- To encourage the care, conservation and protection of the environment, in addition to the practice of collecting solid waste, the Eco Design 2022 contest was created within the framewo[...]
  • Central Bank: Dominican Republic Jan.-Apr. remittances topped US$3.2B

    Economy May 18, 2022 | 7:36 am

    Santo Domingo.- The Central Bank of the Dominican Republic (BCRD) reported Tuesday that between the months of January and April 2022, the remittances received reached US$3.2 billion. Likewise, it h[...]
  • IMF calls for guaranteeing the return of inflation range

    Economy May 17, 2022 | 3:06 pm

    In the short term, policy priorities should seek to ensure the return of the inflation rate to the target range and maintain a downward trajectory in public debt while supporting the vulnerable popula[...]
  • Indotel presents digital terrestrial TV

    Economy May 17, 2022 | 2:57 pm

    Yesterday, the Dominican Institute of Telecommunications (Indotel) presented the project to implement Digital Terrestrial Television (TTD), which will improve the quality of the