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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.

Region hoteliers to work closely with Dominican private sector

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Santo Domingo.- The Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA) is deepening its partnership and outreach to hoteliers and tourism partners in the Dominican Republic.

Gov approves Neita gold exploration concession application

Friday, July 28, 2017

Unigold Inc.  (UGD) is pleased to announce that the Dirección General de Minería has completed and finalized the review of the exploration concession application in respect of the Neita Property in the Dominican Republic.

Biggest Dominican bank among world’s top 1,000: The Banker

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Santo Domingo.- Dominican Republic’s biggest bank on Thursday announced it was selected once again to be part of the list of the world’s 1,000 best banks published annually by The Banker magazine, this year advancing 39 places over 2016, to the 819th position of the table and continues as the first Dominican bank in that ranking.

Medina breaks ground on US$110.0M, 48.3MW wind farm

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Puerto Plata.- President Danilo Medina on Wed. headed groundbreaking for the Los Guzmancito 48.3 megawatts wind farm project, to be built at a cost  of US$110.0 million by the company Poseidón Energía Renovable, based in Maimón township,  Puerto Plata.

Foreign investment a win win for Dominicans, official says

Friday, July 21, 2017

Santo Domingo.- The conference-forum “Role of Investment in the Development of the Country and Commitments of the Dominican Republic in the Protection of Foreign Investment”, served as a stage to evaluate the country’s progress in legal security, a great interest for investors.

EU says the DR grows, strives to distribute wealth

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

“There aren’t many countries that grow and strive to distribute the wealth as best as possible as Dominican Republic does,” said ambassador and European Union Mission leader, Alberto Navarro .

World Bank tweaks strategic alliance with the Dominican Republic

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

World Bank director for the Caribbean, Tahseen Sayed Khan, is in the Dominican Republic this week to meet with Dominican officials to discuss strategic areas related to the World Bank’s assistance program In support of the country’s priorities.

Solar energy to reach 162Mw soon: official

Wednesday, July 5, 2017

Energy and Mines minister Antonio Isa said the institution works at a regulatory level to ensure the conditions to make private renewable energy investments attractive.