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Trinidad & Tobago eyes strong business ties with Dominicans

Monday, September 18, 2017

Trinidad & Tobago deputy minister for Trade and Industry, France Seignoret, on Sunday stated her country’s interest in wider ties on trade, business and collaboration in Dominican Republic’s other areas development.

Textiles, agro top Taiwan’s Dominican investment list

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Santo Domingo.- A mission of Taiwan’s Chambers of Commerce of worldwide is exchanging information with Dominican authorities on possible investments in the Caribbean country, especially textiles, agriculture, industry, biochemistry, energy and services.

Agro sector gets a One-stop Foreign Trade Window

Monday, September 4, 2017

Santo Domingo.- The Agriculture Ministry and the Customs Agency established a One-stop Foreign Trade Window (VUCE-RD), to expedite the procedures to export and import agro products

In a statement Agriculture minister Angel Estévez said the system will digitize his entity’s internal processes and simplify the procedures for users.

Govt. plans 2 new international airports to spur agro production

Saturday, September 2, 2017

Dominican Civil Aviation Institute (IDAC) director Alejandro Herrera on Monday said president Danilo Medina wants to turn the airfields at Constanza and Montecristi into international airports to spur domestic production for local and foreign markets .

US envoy, Competitiveness chief meet, talk business

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Santo Domingo.- National Competitiveness Council (COMPETITIVIDAD) director Rafael Paz, met Tue. with US Embassy, chargé d’ffaires Robert Copley to establish strong business ties between both nations.

Dominican, Dutch Antilles officials talk economic cooperation

Monday, August 21, 2017

Willemstad, Curacao.- The Dominican Republic on Monday signed the Political Dialogue Act with Curacao, Aruba, St. Martin and the Netherlands, which creates work groups for economic cooperation, health tourism, sustainable development, connectivity between islands, and in other areas.

Exporters see Dominican Republic as the Caribbean’s ‘supermarket’

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Santo Domingo.- Dominican Republic authorities see the Caribbean as an important market for Dominican products, buoyed by the great potential to increase exports to that region.

Trade with DR a top priority in Washington’s agenda

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Santo Domingo.- US interim ambassador Robert Copley said Tues. that the priorities in Washington’s agenda with the Dominican Republic are trade relations, security, energy, health and education.

Dominican Republic could reach 100K hotel rooms in 2018

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Santo Domingo.- By yearend 2018 Dominican Republic’s hotel rooms will exceed 97,000, including current ones and to-be-completed in the next few months.

Energy and Mines Minister seeks support for clean energy

Thursday, August 3, 2017

Paris.- During a meeting in the French capital, Minister of Energy and Mines Antonio Isa Conde proposed cooperation between the Renewable Energy Syndicate (SER) in France and the Dominican state for promoting the development of renewable energy in the Dominican Republic.