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Friday, 08 July 2016
  • Medina says the best days are ahead
  • Medina controls CNM that chooses Supreme Court justices
  • No agreement yet with public hospital staff
  • DR does poorly in education quality study
  • 40 foreign professors to train public school teachers
  • Deadline extension for temporary residence permits
  • What's going on at the Instituto Duartiano?
  • SIE revokes Luz y Fuerza bill increases in Samana
  • Dominican fencer two-month penalty to keep her out of Rio
  • DR goes for gold in 15th Pan Am Volleyball Cup
  • Yiyo Sarante and Divas by Jimenez at Kuora Club
Thursday, 07 July 2016
  • Speculators upset exchange market
  • ADOCCO's list of NGOs that didn't report
  • Textile manufacturers look to Senate for help
  • Santiago Free Zone supports Blanco Canto
  • Transportation czar Antonio Marte threatens fare hikes
  • Manufacturers want Electric Pact to be passed first
  • Protest against Uber at airports
  • AMET hands out warnings n "Moral Fines"
  • How the Trans Pacific Partnership will affect the DR
  • PRM and PRSC protest handing out of electoral win certificates
  • Enclosure of Salinas beach protested
  • News host Edith Febles victim of traffic accident
  • Authorities seize dollar-printing machine
  • Dominican Republic defeats Puerto Rico in volleyball
  • Puntacana Tri Summer Fest
  • Argentinean films at the Cinemateca
  • Summer Dance at Bellas Artes
  • Coco Band at JetSet Club
Wednesday, 06 July 2016
  • Customs' income up
  • Reinaldo Pared Perez to preside Senate
  • Where have all the dollars gone?
  • Senate passes Domain Extinction Bill
  • Santo Domingo North mayor accepts election result
  • DR-Haiti limited to informal bilateral talks
  • Mercer: Santo Domingo is not so expensive
  • Residence permissions begin to run out
  • Haitians protest over delays in Haiti issuing passports
  • Illegal Haitians stopped at the border
  • New developments in the San Pedro drug haul
  • Major drug network dismantled in Spain
  • Dominicans DNA: 49% African, 39% European, 4% Indian
  • Rains forecast
  • DR defeats Canada in Norceca volleyball game
  • Juan Trinidad exhibition at Galeria de Bellas Artes
  • Ilegales at Hard Rock Cafe
  • The Gypsy Princess at the National Theater
Tuesday, 05 July 2016
  • President Medina calls for reforestation on border with Haiti
  • Medina spokesmen agree with Blanco Canto
  • Ministry of Public Health recommends postponing pregnancies
  • Doctors to be trained to use less Caesarean sections
  • Free textbooks to be delivered
  • US dollar at RD$46 to US$1 for first time in years
  • Non-profit institutions fail to report
  • New archbishop for Santo Domingo as of 4 September 2016
  • Anniversary of the death of Sanchez
  • Environmental Contamination in Cotui documented with photographs and video
  • Man sentenced to jail on remand for murder of Belgian woman
  • Grave robbing in San Cristobal
  • DNCD reports haul of 919 packages of drugs in San Pedro
  • Drug traffickers arrested in Boston
  • Results of Dominicans' DNA study presented today at Academy of History
  • Volleyball at Juan Pablo Duarte Volleyball Pavilion
  • Rafi Vasquez and Ramon Sanchez exhibit at Casa de Teatro
  • DR Jazz Festival comes to Santo Domingo
Monday, 04 July 2016
  • Rafael Blanco Canto: Revamp the political system
  • Ozoria Acosta: New archbishop of Santo Domingo
  • First baby with microcephaly reported in Barahona
  • Teenage pregnancies
  • Overpasses and underpasses to be shut down
  • Don't buy conch
  • RD$50 million cigarette contraband stopped
  • Ambassador Steve Cote: Canada in the DR
  • Rains forecast for Tuesday, 5 July
  • Al Horford to Boston Celtics
  • Big bonus money to many Dominican emerging ball players
  • RD Fashion Week at Acropolis Mall
  • Story of Helen of Troy at National Theater
Friday, 01 July 2016
  • President Medina in Honduras
  • JCE publishes final general election results
  • DR places bonds for US$500 million
  • One-lane shutdown of Sanchez Bridge for maintenance
  • Dominicans can transit through France without visa
  • Cuban companies at CEI-RD's Exporta 2016 fair
  • British Chamber calls for talks for bilateral agreement
  • Puerto Rico gets a break
  • Zika summer alert
  • Pan Am Volleyball Cup in Santo Domingo
  • Aventurate: 2-3 July 2016
  • Mangos at Agora Mall
  • La Silvestre Unplugged at Casa de Teatro
  • Ramon Orlando and Diomary La Mala
  • Mozart la Para at Escenario 360
Thursday, 30 June 2016
  • President Medina inaugurates La Nueva Barquita
  • Lidom penalized for false advertising
  • Congress passes bill to reform National Police
  • Adriano Espaillat to US Congress
  • Court of Appeals confirms sentences in Air Cocaine case
  • Court of Appeals upholds 30 years sentence in the Jordi Veras case
  • Luz Garcia's Hot Summer Bodies contest
  • Shopping weekend
  • Los Prepago at National Theater
  • HA ASH to perform in Santo Domingo
Wednesday, 29 June 2016
  • President Medina congratulates Spanish president
  • President Medina hands over title deeds
  • Street stalls dismantled in Santiago
  • Wasteful spending by the government?
  • Grace period to renew firearms licenses
  • 30% of policemen are officers
  • Deputy has an explanation for his scandalous posts
  • Silver anniversary for Cardinal
  • Child mortality figures are still far too high
  • Large groups of foreigners cloning cards
  • DNCD makes several arrests
  • Mass grave found in Maimon
  • Fear over security on the north coast
  • Fefita la Grande and El Prodigio at Hard Rock Cafe
  • Toque Profundo: Dominican rock at Casa de Teatro
Tuesday, 28 June 2016
  • President Medina travels on 29 June to Honduras
  • Medina meets Ing-wen of Taiwan in Panama
  • RD Exporta open at Sans Souci
  • 49% foreign direct investment went to tourism
  • Asonahores focuses on strengths and weaknesses for tourism
  • DR has 4th highest value-added tax in region
  • President of Senate might be Reinaldo Pared Perez
  • New gold mine could be operational in three years
  • Doctors refuse longer hours
  • Santo Domingo East former candidates storm the TSE
  • Bosch family complains about lottery ticket
  • Gaetan Bucher named president Swiss Chamber of Commerce
  • Venezuelan opposition refuses to come to the Dominican Republic
  • United States clearing Dominicans out of their jails
  • American doctor dies in hotel of heart attack
  • Belgian murdered, German injured in Puerto Plata
  • Dreams La Romana general manager passes away
  • DR wins bronze in Centrobasket 2016
  • Laura Rivera at Hard Rock Cafe
  • Soberano Award winners together for show
  • Maluma at the Teatro La Fiesta
Monday, 27 June 2016
  • President Medina in Panama for canal expansion opening
  • Big changes at the DGII
  • Expect more taxes soon
  • Energy & Mines Minister hospitalized in Miami
  • MITUR starts archaeological study of San Francisco Monastery
  • Nassim Jose Alemany says Brexit will be felt
  • Weddings and divorces in the DR
  • Forbes: The most powerful women in the country
  • Four arrested in Swiss Embassy murder case
  • Colombian drug traffickers get only 10 years in jail
  • Marielis Sanchez qualifies for her third Olympics
  • Dominican U18 girls' volleyball team wins
  • Made in Dominicana to Teatro Las Mascaras
Friday, 24 June 2016
  • DR-UK trade to be affected by Brexit
  • CEI-RD Exports Trade Show opens 27 June
  • Public Works Ministry outlines bid to reduce traffic jams
  • Jacqueline Montero announces her first bills
  • International tobacco growers meet in Santiago
  • Little Caesar pizza chain plans to open in DR
  • Announcement of new cardinal expected soon
  • Miguel Vargas ordered to rest after breaking foot
  • Call center workers complain about working conditions
  • NY sixth graders name new wasp species discovered in DR
  • Former MLB ball player Julio Lugo wins case for fraud
  • DR wins Group A of Centrobasket
  • Socrates Garcia at National Conservatory of Music
  • Anthony Rios concert at Zutros Restaurant
  • RD Fashion Week at Acropolis Center
  • Los Ilegales at Hard Rock Cafe
Thursday, 23 June 2016
  • Medina to Havana for ceasefire pact
  • New textile factory brings 400 jobs
  • A million people will benefit from new aqueduct
  • Extinction of Domain bill passes in Senate
  • Irrigation canal or garbage dump?
  • Private schools complain of new grading requirements
  • The stripping of Bahoruco National Park
  • Police Commander reveals no-go areas in Santiago
  • Complaints about stereotyping in "Orange is the New Black"
  • Tropical wave dissipates but rains forecast for today
  • DR wins first three Centrobasket games
  • Pan Am Volleyball Cup in Santo Domingo
  • Aisha Syed performs in China
  • Stand up comedy with Irving Alberti
  • Urban music at the Hotel Jaragua
  • Long Night of Museums on Saturday, 25 June
Wednesday, 22 June 2016
  • Medina to travel to Panama for canal expansion opening
  • New psychiatric centers opened
  • "Autogate" service being well used
  • No Dominicans deported
  • Endangered parrots confiscated
  • Understanding what the license plate says
  • Business between Taiwan and the DR on the increase
  • Who's employed?
  • New phone app launched
  • Asocigar calls for end to cigarette contraband
  • Growth of firearms in the country
  • San Cristobal Mayor Raul Mondesi under investigation
  • Don't leave valuables in a vehicle
  • Appeal by alleged hit man Arsenio Quevedo delayed
  • DR U-20 football team advances in CFU tournament
  • Dominican Film Festival to start in New York
  • Summer art camp at Museum of Modern Art
  • From Venezuela, Carlos Fraga comedy at Blue Mall
  • International Yoga Day in the Dominican Republic
Tuesday, 21 June 2016
  • President congratulates volleyball team
  • Athletes' hotel opens in La Fe
  • Mitur focuses on wall, says San Francisco Ruins modernization is a go
  • Government cannot stop Uber
  • Miss World blasts government for high taxes
  • RD$6 billion to Congress, RD$2.6 billion for environmental protection
  • Criticism of proposed gun law, Bisono defends bill
  • Teachers say new grading system is stressful
  • Santiago Mayor accused of corruption
  • Martha Heredia allowed to sing outside jail
  • Army to patrol the streets
  • Police cuts fuel corruption, saves RD$1 billion
  • Scientists excited about new lizard species found in DR
  • Police arrest two in Cacicazgos robbery
  • Yaritza Reyes wins Miss World Dominican Republic
  • Claro gets exclusive to transmit Rio Games
  • Heavy rains on the way
  • Dominican Week in the USA
Monday, 20 June 2016
  • Government: tax reform doesn't mean higher taxes
  • Ministry of Public Works expands the Malecon
  • PRSC says it is 3rd, not 4th party
  • Police arrests, but criminals have it easy in court
  • Firearms import and sales big business in DR
  • Foreigners arrested for nude photography
  • Inside job behind robbery at senator's mom house in Santiago
  • Maldonado calls for unified sports program
  • DR does well in Volleyball Grand Prix
  • Centro de Leon open late and free on 25 June 2016
Friday, 17 June 2016
  • Sprucing up Mirador del Sur Park
  • Andres Navarro denies immigrants' human rights violated
  • Easier to report crimes with new system
  • Senate promises to get to work
  • Fernandez meets Colombia's Santos over Venezuelan talks
  • Fighting crime and gangs with music in Spain
  • Dominican ambassador in India tells about his 11-year term
  • Banco Peravia case: Santoro accused of asset laundering in Venezuela
  • Febrillet's widow fears Blas Peralta will be released
  • Senator's mom robbed in Santiago
  • Four men rob home two blocks from President Medina's house
  • Retired Yankee ballplayers vacation in Casa de Campo
  • Shark hauled in off resort beach
  • Theater Festival starts 17 June
  • Carlos Sanchez humor show on tour
  • "Modo Mudo" at the Hard Rock Cafe Palma Real Punta Cana
  • Global Film Festival: 1-19 November 2016
  • Punta Cana Merengue & Fashion Week
Thursday, 16 June 2016
  • OAS apologizes to Dominican Republic
  • DR leads in FDI in the Caribbean
  • Business will concede on fiscal pact
  • Trade with Haiti down US$400 million so far
  • Energy and Mines and Barrick sign cleanup agreement
  • Ibero-American Securities Summit ends in Santo Domingo
  • Federico Cuello: Major trade cuts if Brexit passes
  • DR free zone businesspeople explore opportunities in Cuba
  • Retail sales down 8% in first five months of the year
  • Focus on rural tourism in Pedernales
  • SFM shuts down during strike for recount
  • DR Armada thwarts illegal trip
  • Amnesty International complains again
  • Dominican Netflix gets support from YouTube
  • Death by 1000 Cuts wins Grand Prize at Festival
  • Victor Estrella makes DR Olympic team
  • Baby no. 2 expected for Amelia Vega and Al Horford
  • White Marlin Fishing Tournament in Punta Cana
Wednesday, 15 June 2016
  • US Secretary of State visits Medina at Presidential Palace
  • US and Venezuela clash then agree to talks at OAS Assembly
  • Haiti asks for OAS help for elections
  • Marcelino Velez Hospital renovation complete
  • Weary of post-election complaints
  • Regional agreement for disaster preparedness
  • Latin America does not save enough
  • Husband dies in failed attempt to save drowning wife
  • Inmates escaped from La Victoria
  • Murdered man was legal advisor to Swiss Embassy
  • Pre-trial detention for six suspected drug dealers
  • French group playing at Casa de Teatro Jazz night
  • Speedracing at the Sunix Racetrack
Tuesday, 14 June 2016
  • Medina asks OAS to apologize for 1965 invasion
  • President Medina sends condolences for Orlando murders
  • Three Dominicans among the dead in Orlando
  • Presidency spokesman says tax increases are imminent
  • Catholics protest "hidden" Almagro agenda for OAS Assembly
  • Haiti disputes Almagro's 120 days statement
  • Uruguay and DR sign agreement
  • Ibero-American Securities summit in Santo Domingo
  • 4.5 million Dominicans near poverty line
  • City government transition problems in Santiago
  • German murdered in National District
  • Mechanic left to die in helicopter?
  • Dutch honeymoon couple dies, causes unknown
  • Traffic accident leaves two dead and one on the run
  • Blas Peralta trial gets a court
  • Two die in Restauracion helicopter crash
  • Charityn Goico's husband dies
  • Heat wave hits DR
  • Pachy Carrasco: His Legacy at Hard Rock Cafe
  • Fashion Film Festival
  • SoundClash Party at Pearl Beach Club in Punta Cana
  • Salsa great Gilberto Santa Rosa at National Theater
Monday, 13 June 2016
  • OAS Assembly opens at National Theater
  • Almagro uses photo of another city in his thank you Tweet
  • Flavio Dario Espinal: Focus on Haiti
  • OAS should formally apologize to the DR
  • Comparing Mexico-US and Haiti-DR borders
  • Sports Minister's uninjured in helicopter crash, flight technician dies
  • DR presents its hydrocarbons database
  • New Police spokesman announced
  • Motorcycle racers arrested on Sunday
  • US Ambassador laments Orlando mass killing
  • JCE PR director Felix Reyna victim of robbery
  • Canine unit for border patrol
  • Awilda Reyes allowed two days off from house arrest
  • More violence around transporters
  • DR advances in World Volleyball Grand Prix
  • IAAF focuses on runner Yancarlos Martinez
  • Talking food
  • Theater Festival in June
Friday, 10 June 2016
  • Medina opens new convention center at Ministry of Foreign Relations
  • IDB recognizes Dominican National Public Investment Systems
  • Central Bank reports inflation in May
  • ATSC to support Indotel
  • What's the tax evasion rate?
  • Good conduct certificate can be obtained online
  • Mayor-elect Collado signs with Cristo Rey community leaders
  • Former prostitute elected to Congress
  • Look who's coming to Congress
  • Santiago judge acquits customs employees in missing cash case
  • Pre-trial custody for two accused of women/child mugging
  • Bank robbery in La Vega
  • Beatriz Piron: two golds in Pan Am Championships
  • Eurocine 2016 at the Cinemateca
  • Fiesta de la Musica 17-18 June in Colonial City
  • The Little Prince at ICDA
  • Chiquito Team Band at Nuryn Sanlley Amphitheater
Thursday, 09 June 2016
  • Motorcycle registration program stopped for lack of funds
  • Health Ministry cleans up San Cristobal
  • Plan approved for clean water and better living
  • JAC approves nearly 1,000 charter flights
  • Deputies approve firearms bill
  • Deputies approve extradition agreement
  • President's sister wants to preside Chamber of Deputies
  • National Police report 280 persons detained
  • DR mid-ranked in Global Peace Index
  • Fire in Cabarete protected area
  • Industrialists say DR is "a time bomb"
  • Winners of Diario Libre art contest
  • Onamet forecasts more rain
  • DR advances in Caribbean Football Cup
  • English teachers' conference at ICDA
  • Classical music at the National Conservatory
  • Carlos Sanchez at JetSet Club
  • Urban music at the Jaragua Hotel
  • Bano de Damas at Palacio de Bellas Artes
Wednesday, 08 June 2016
  • OAS General Assembly preparations well underway
  • JCE dismisses claims of fraud
  • Judicial rulings now available online
  • Juan Marichal statue at Quisqueya Stadium
  • Outgoing local authorities warned
  • European Commission funds drought relief
  • Mango exports could double
  • Jet Blue flight cancelled due to cracked windshield
  • Frito Lay gets its union
  • OISOE directors off the hook again
  • Femicides on the rise four women killed in 24 hours
  • Motorcycles: The plague in the DR
  • Police arrests second handbag robbery suspect
  • Convicted Dominicans return home
  • Earthquake felt in several areas
  • Dominican Week in London
  • Luguelin Santos chosen flag-bearer to Rio Olympics
  • Anime world at Sambil Mall
  • Victor Victor and Freddy Ginebra
  • Anthony Rios concerts
Tuesday, 07 June 2016
  • Migration department will no longer ask for bribes
  • DR to host 2016 Caribbean Sea Symposium
  • Ministry of Tourism seeks manager for San Francisco Ruins center
  • CMD denies government offered doctors 39% wage raise
  • Public Works promotes rapid passes for tollbooths
  • No money for Mother's Day
  • Big money for politics
  • Big deficit at Central Electoral Board
  • Many scanners not used in the National District
  • Santo Domingo North remains tense
  • Candidates call off hunger strike
  • New noodle soup factory to open
  • Major cocaine haul
  • Bulgarian remanded in custody for three months
  • Police arrest two in aborted robbery
  • Patrols target motorcyclists
  • Police identifies second suspect in handbag robberies
  • Rains forecast to continue
  • Victor Estrella likely to play for DR in Olympic Games
  • Football in Santo Domingo
  • DR defeats Argentina and Kenya in Volleyball Grand Prix
  • European films at Cinemateca
Monday, 06 June 2016
  • Medina meets Haiti President Privert in Cuba
  • 39% forestry cover in Dominican Republic
  • Vice President Cedeno to women's empowerment summit
  • Progress in public health sector talks
  • Farming and manufacturing lag in GDP
  • Indices works for sustainable architecture
  • "Narcos" elected to Congress?
  • Centro Juan XXIII: 2016 elections were shameful
  • Fuel prices up for third straight week
  • Police arrests 25-year old in bag robberies
  • Rains to continue
  • DR defeats Bermuda at football
  • Eric Litman is playing at Lulu Tasting Bar
  • GLBT film festival
  • Fefita la Grande at Hard Rock Cafe
Friday, 03 June 2016
  • President Danilo Medina travels to summit in Cuba
  • Business forum to focus on sustainability during OAS Assembly
  • Corona Materials v. DR: DR wins
  • Roberto Rosario defends electoral process
  • Protesting politician Manuel Jimenez hospitalized
  • Haiti export ban costs DR US$800 million
  • Trump or Hillary?
  • Spotlight on retirement in Santo Domingo
  • Domingo Antonio Polanco, 24 named as Malecon accident casualty
  • Memes make fun of the Soberano Awards red carpet
  • Mango Expo in Bani set for 9-12 June
  • Ha*Ash to perform at Nuryn Sanlley amphitheater
Thursday, 02 June 2016
  • Medina inaugurates four schools in Santiago
  • Public Works Ministry takes over Santiago garbage collection
  • Work on Santiago Botanical Garden advances
  • DR and the ILO on good terms
  • PNRE foreigner residency permit renewal starts
  • Puerto Plata sees 168,000 tourists in 8 months
  • Baseball and surfing in 2020 Olympics
  • COE reports 11 towns cut off
  • Tragedy on the Malecon
  • Police nab two failed robbers
  • Weather forecasters warn of complacency
  • 50% off first mangos of the season
  • Sambil anniversary sales
  • World Environment Day 2016
  • International Yoga Day
Wednesday, 01 June 2016
  • Three days of national mourning
  • Government to rebuild La Vega market
  • National District candidates for senator want elections annulled
  • Bridges patrolled by army
  • Medina confirms talks with Venezuelan opposition
  • AIRD signs energy savings deal with Fundacion Chile
  • Cemex to purchase wind energy
  • Economy grows 7.1% from January to April
  • Pre-trial custody for three in driver murders
  • Free zone manager killed in riots in northwest
  • Robbery suspect extradited from Spain
  • More alerts for rains
  • Hurricane season starts today
  • Oleanna at the National Theater
  • Ana Maria Simon: Stand up comedy at Blue Mall
  • Fefita la Grande wins Soberano Award
Tuesday, 31 May 2016
  • Medina to visit Cuba
  • General Imbert Barrera dies at 96
  • Anniversary of Trujillo assassination
  • Electoral Court being swamped
  • Students to register for exams
  • Natural gas fuels 25% of electricity power in DR
  • Santo Domingo hotels optimistic about new city government
  • Dominicans invited to enter InTalent
  • Government expected to borrow US$1.5 billion to meet deficit
  • Femicides on the rise
  • Three Haitians killed in traffic accident
  • Venezuelan hearing will take place in La Romana
  • Over 800 Dominicans repatriated so far this year
  • US woman sent home
  • Dairy products gastronomic festival in Higuey
  • Take Altos de Chavon students to the Berlin University of the Arts
  • El Soberano Awards tonight
Monday, 30 May 2016
  • Final Presidential election results
  • David Collado 56.69%, Roberto Salcedo 37.10%
  • Ruling party retains control of Congress
  • Winners of overseas congressional seats
  • CEGEP + ADRU: Canada and DR universities agreement
  • OAS Assembly to be held 13-15 June 2016
  • Dominican exports on the decline
  • Only 23% of Dominicans have credit cards
  • Big fire in La Vega city produce market
  • FJT says councilor wage increase violates Constitution
  • Police catch Bulgarian in ATM robbery
  • Victor Estrella loses second match in French Open
  • Night of the stars ready for tomorrow at National Theater
  • Children's Art at Agora Mall
  • Mercedes Benz Fashion Week
Wednesday, 25 May 2016
  • DR1 breaks for Corpus Christi holiday
  • President returns to inaugurating schools
  • Felix Bautista receives more votes than voters
  • Taiwan willing to donate to kick-start Santiago 911 system
  • AMET cracks down on motorcycle drag races
  • Five street window washers arrested for violence
  • Bodies discovered in Juan Dolio
  • Horrendous crime of minibus drivers
  • Three drug hauls
  • Three groups of illegal immigrants arrested
  • Daughter of bankrupt bank president on the run
  • EcoMensajeria shortlisted for Chivas' The Venture
  • Rains to continue and alerts still in place
  • Victor Estrella passes to second round French Open
  • Flower show and sale at Agora Mall
Tuesday, 24 May 2016
  • JCE Bulletin 12: Medina 61.79%, Abinader 34.96%
  • Elected legislators
  • Count completed in 148 municipalities
  • PLD not commenting on elections yet
  • Shootout in Santo Domingo North
  • Supreme Electoral Court will be busy
  • Electoral office set on fire
  • Dominican Armada to move
  • New buses arrive
  • Exports up 322% in past 10 years
  • Dominican population getting fatter
  • Drive with care, especially on Sundays
  • Bank robbery money recovered
  • Clarissa Molina: Univision beauty queen
  • Oscar Abreu at the National Art Gallery
Monday, 23 May 2016
  • President resumes his nationwide weekend stops
  • Navarro meets Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-Wen
  • Final vote count still pending
  • JCE issues bulletin 11 on 22 May 2016
  • Vote recount in National District
  • Business Council urges approval of electoral bill
  • David Collado to stop loud shows at amphitheater
  • Army arrests Haitians with fake passports
  • Rains forecast
  • Onamet on summer heat and hurricane season
  • DR defeats Kazakhstan and South Korea, but doesn't qualify for Rio
  • Miriam Cruz at Jet Set Club
  • International Women's Club Bazaar
  • The Sound of Music at the National Theater
Friday, 20 May 2016
  • PRM calls for recount for disputed results
  • More young faces to the Chamber of Deputies
  • First Cuban business mission visits next week
  • Zika center at Plaza de la Salud
  • AmCham educates on US anti-corruption legislation
  • Vimenca boss in multi-vehicle crash
  • Four-year old dies after being left in vehicle
  • Fernando Pena Defillo passes away
  • Earthquake felt in Santo Domingo
  • Baseball game in contemporary dance show
  • Wason Brazoban concert at Hard Rock
  • Urban music at Altos de Chavon
  • Chris Brown to Altos de Chavon
Thursday, 19 May 2016
  • Presidential election bulletin eight
  • New term of office; same Senate
  • Guillermo Moreno blames JCE for electoral troubles
  • Transporters get big no from population
  • Collado outlines his priorities
  • Deputy mayor-elect says she will be very active
  • Electricity distributors ordered to pay RD$20.5 million
  • Zika continues to make headlines
  • Dominquez Brito urges approval for safety bills
  • DR to host III World Cocoa Conference
  • Recycling company inaugurates a biomass boiler
  • The hot weather is here
  • Wander Mateo qualifies for Rio Olympics in judo
  • DR volleyball team fails at Japan Rio Qualifier
  • Playa Grande and Cabrera photos at Agora Mall
  • Free admission to Centro Leon
Wednesday, 18 May 2016
  • 7th JCE bulletin: Medina 61.6% to Abinader 35.2%
  • Abinader concedes defeat
  • Final report from Participacion Ciudadana
  • Outgoing mayor congratulates incoming one
  • OAS says it is time for an electoral law
  • Back to normal, propaganda removal starts
  • Slow vote count adds to electoral tension at some voting centers
  • Somebody doesn't know how to count?
  • Record week for water
  • Drop in fuel import prices benefits balance of payments
  • Consumers account for 53.7% of all DGII taxes
  • New owner of Telecentro
  • Dominicans migrating illegally to the EU
  • Sex tourism couple sentenced to probation
  • Eyes on DR 4 x 100 track team
  • International Museum Day
  • Guided tour of Independencia Av. Cemetery
Tuesday, 17 May 2016
  • President Medina calls for unity
  • Danilo Medina well ahead by Bulletin 5
  • PLD maintains hold on Senate
  • Medina in record electoral win
  • Mainly calm during election
  • Participacion Ciudadana lists errors during election process
  • What's with the resignation of 3,000 IT specialists?
  • TI's high-ranked corrupt Felix Bautista is re-elected senator
  • The tasks ahead for President Medina
  • The tasks ahead for the country
  • The polls that were right
  • US Coast Guard repatriates 44 Dominicans found at sea
  • Dominicans to Rio Olympics
  • Recicla 360
  • Dominican Bridal Week: 27-29 May
  • An evening dedicated to Miguel Rios
Monday, 16 May 2016
  • Medina set to win in first round
  • Early counts show David Collado ousting Salcedo
  • Julio Cesar Valentin and Abel Martinez lead in Santiago
  • Mother's Day sales
  • The DR having tough time in volleyball qualifier
  • Watch for Stanley del Carmen and Yancarlos Martinez
  • Baseball or boxing?
  • Karl Anthony Towns: Rookie of the Year
Friday, 13 May 2016
  • JCE authorizes manual vote count
  • How to vote in the DR
  • 2016 general election stats
  • Medina seeks to be re-elected on 15 May 2016
  • PLD closes its campaign
  • PRM closing campaign today
  • Centro Economico del Cibao poll: Collado 47.9%, Salcedo 42.7%
  • Alfonso Cabrera poll: Salcedo 49.5%, Collado 47.8%
  • Inflation 0.67% in first quarter
  • Speak and write better Spanish
  • Rafael Percival Pena vs. Franklin Almeyda Rancier
  • Baseball game in contemporary dance show
  • Camboy Estevez at the Barcelo Santo Domingo
  • Chayanne at the Palacio de los Deportes
Thursday, 12 May 2016
  • PLD "caravana" set for 3pm
  • JCE will replace cedulas until Friday
  • Abinader: vote to end the PLD party dictatorship
  • Sigma Dos poll: Medina 64.6%, Abinader 30.8%
  • Comics lampoon PLD propaganda overkill
  • Alcohol ban for eve of general election
  • This squeaky wheel gets some grease
  • Big plans for Pedernales
  • Re-election in Amcham
  • Puerto Ricans look for investments and jobs in DR
  • Traffic jams cost RD$48 million in losses
  • Remittances contribute 7.2% GDP
  • Spaniards in DR called to repeat poll
  • Yeni Berenice looks for links between Panama and Peravia
  • Public Health closes Roflos Laboratories
  • Rains ensure water for Santo Domingo
  • Keep the umbrellas handy
Wednesday, 11 May 2016
  • Go to work on Monday
  • Private schools to close on Monday
  • Greenberg: Medina 60%, Abinader 37%
  • Another poll says Danilo is in the lead
  • Did you get the call?
  • Pressure on the JCE
  • Participacion Ciudadana asks for the voting procedure
  • President Danilo Medina's promises for 2016-2020
  • Abinader proposals for 2016-2020
  • Salcedo 54.4%, Collado 38.8%
  • New 10-year passport
  • Public-private mission in Cuba for business and trade
  • Drug dealer caught
  • Man arrested in New Jersey after being deported to DR four times
  • Sentencing court date set for accused in DICAN case
  • DR gets chance to send woman archer to Olympics
  • Still raining and still flooding
  • Manny Cruz tribute to Luis Miguel
Tuesday, 10 May 2016
  • Mark Penn poll says Medina will be easy winner
  • Mark Penn: Roberto Salcedo and David Collado tied
  • Schools to close Friday at noon
  • Election observers arrive in the country
  • Opposition candidates repeat request for manual count
  • List of Dominican-related companies in the Panama Papers
  • Dominican exports to Haiti down 29%
  • Prosecutor returns to work
  • Woman arrested with drugs
  • Dominicans arrested trying to get to Puerto Rico
  • Rains to continue
  • Final of La Voz del Barrio reality show on 28 May
  • Tribute to Jose Jose at Hard Rock Cafe
  • Oleanna at the National Theater
Monday, 09 May 2016
  • Medina goes south to visit rain-affected areas
  • Rains affect campaigning over the weekend
  • President Medina campaigns in Santiago on Sunday
  • Abinader criticizes Medina government borrowing
  • Backup manual count approved for election day
  • Politics, Dominican style 2016
  • Newlink poll: Collado 45.3%, Salcedo 42.1%
  • Blackouts abound
  • 70% of Dominicans have social security
  • Turbulence on flight: keep your seatbelts on
  • Winston Rizik convicted for drug trafficking
  • Convicted drug trafficking general returns
  • RD$47 million seized in Santiago nightclub
  • Manny Cruz Tribute to Luis Miguel
  • Angela Carrasco at Teatro La Fiesta
Friday, 06 May 2016
  • President Medina rides new Metro line
  • JCE judge says there is time for manual vote count
  • Guillermo Moreno promises to make DR an exporter country
  • DR is fifth footwear exporter to US
  • Economists say reduce evasion instead of raising taxes
  • Regional statistics reports
  • Liquor companies take responsibility for drunk driving
  • Fighting Child Pornography
  • Juan Manuel Moline asks for a second chance
  • Sisters return home after poisoning attempt
  • Mother's Day sales
  • Air Supply at the Jaragua Renaissance
  • Casa de Campo DR Open 2016 starts 8 May
  • Bobby Delgado sings on Fridays at Casa de Teatro
  • Barbarella warm-up starts this weekend
Thursday, 05 May 2016
  • All aboard! Free rides on Metro B Line
  • Electronic vote protest at JCE
  • Electricity Pact talks continue
  • Rains increase Tavera dam level
  • CAASD building huge water tanks
  • Restricted airspace in the Dominican Republic
  • Perez Memen is dean of diplomatic corps in Mexico
  • Fruits and nuts
  • Martha Heredia granted part-time release
  • Bank robbery at BHD Leon in Puerto Plata city
  • Keep your umbrella handy
  • DR volleyball players travel to Japan for Olympic qualifier
  • Making fun of politics
  • Pavel Nunez at Casa de Teatro
  • Sophy and Danny: romantic ballads night
  • Dance classes at Adrian Tropical
  • Racing at the Sunix Autodrome
Wednesday, 04 May 2016
  • Presidential vote to be counted manually
  • Airplane invades Presidential Palace airspace
  • Remand prisoners to vote for the first time
  • Fossil fuels database now on line
  • Banana production improving
  • New free zones to be established
  • Uber drivers strike for reduction in rates
  • Traveler from the DR arrested for drug smuggling at JFK
  • Drug arrests in Naco
  • Deputy shot at in Barahona
  • Floods to continue
  • Bartolo Colon passes Pedro Martinez in wins
  • Pitbull at Hard Rock Hotel
  • Alejandro Fernandez at Hard Rock Hotel
Tuesday, 03 May 2016
  • Medina congratulates workers
  • Multimodal Caucedo Port overpass in service
  • Metro cars cross Ozama River
  • DR electoral roll gets good grades
  • Problems with election testing
  • Dominican Republic major exporter to Europe
  • More Jet Blue flights
  • Internet use increasing
  • 20 years since Llenas Aybar murder
  • Tourist sues travel agent after falling sick in the DR
  • Constanza judge fired
  • Dominicans deported from Puerto Rico
  • Dominicans arrested in Greece
  • Three drown in floods
  • Floods continue
  • Pan American Volleyball Cup
  • Oscar Abreu at the National Gallery
Friday, 29 April 2016
  • DR1 breaks for Workers' Day
  • Road safety boost for Workers' Day Long weekend
  • Central Bank announces 6.1% growth in first quarter
  • Cuba and DR discuss possible trade agreement
  • Funding delays farm survey
  • Turtles come to lay eggs
  • 110 megawatts in renewable energy
  • Fernando Capellan to head Santiago development initiatives
  • Haiti business sector wants to veto more Dominican products
  • Funglode signs agreement with NY University journalism school
  • Solidarity with Ecuador
  • Who is the father of Yeni Berenice Reynoso's daughter?
  • Bank robbery suspect arrested in Spain
  • Heavy rains cause flooding
  • David Ortiz shows his class
  • Yandel at Imagine in Punta Cana
  • Dance show at the Plaza Espana
Thursday, 28 April 2016
  • New highway to Ocoa from Bonao
  • Roberto Rosario: How politics boosts the economy
  • Navarro to head CELAC disaster meeting
  • Guillermo Moreno presents proposals
  • Abinader proposes government overhaul
  • Giuliani says DR public safety is dysfunctional
  • Asonahores says hotel needs to abide laws
  • Green Action warns of drying rivers
  • Transport cartels reject removal of "conchos"
  • DR to export fertilized eggs to Venezuela
  • Be careful on Las Americas Highway
  • Jazz at Puerto Plata's central park
  • Jazz at Agora Mall
Wednesday, 27 April 2016
  • President Medina inaugurates bio-energy plant
  • Construction starts on Hampton by Hilton Las Americas
  • First Lady hands over home to sextuplets
  • 23% of voters on government payroll or welfare
  • Abinader: Choose between democracy and dictatorship
  • What does dictatorship in the DR mean?
  • Lackluster elections?
  • Gallup poll says main problem is crime
  • Dominicans on corruption
  • Good conduct certificate can be obtained online
  • Solar power plant at Carrefour Santo Domingo
  • Asonahores favors Hard Rock construction
  • Barrick Gold losing money
  • Conatra wants to replace public taxis with buses
  • Arrests made in murder of driver and others
  • Dominican on the run in the country
  • Frenchman claims mistreatment at his appeal
  • Flood warnings
  • Felix Sanchez announces retirement
  • Book shopping made fun
Tuesday, 26 April 2016
  • Claro ready for election day
  • No foreigners should be present at vote count
  • Denial that people excluded from electoral roll
  • Fernandez's daughter renews her ID
  • DR saves US$1.35 billion in fuel, but ups debt by US$1.59 billion
  • Dengue and cholera deaths on the rise
  • Residents protest Hard Rock Hotel construction
  • Breastfeeding becomes trending topic
  • Grassroots merengue singer dies
  • Another baseball player killed in car accident
  • Tragedy on Las Americas Expressway
  • Dicrim regional head shot and killed
  • Three Dominicans arrested in Argentina
  • Rains to continue
  • Corey Allen Band celebrates International Jazz Day
  • Latin Music Tours in August
Monday, 25 April 2016
  • May elections in numbers
  • Danilo big favorite in Gallup poll
  • Opposition candidate for Santo Domingo mayor speaks
  • Underground cabling works underway in Colonial City
  • La Caleta roadworks completed this month
  • Six Dominicans return from Ecuador after earthquake
  • McDonald's opens 24-hour restaurant
  • Army sergeant kills 4-year old son
  • Growing marijuana in a Veron apartment
  • Top model Sal Garcia is Miss DR 2016
  • Novocentro shows films from all around the world
Friday, 22 April 2016
  • President Medina inspects new Santo Domingo Metro line
  • Ministry reminds people that Labor Day falls on Monday
  • More products receive Denomination of Origin certifications
  • Ministry of Energy and Mines update on Falcondo's new owners
  • Valdez Albizu favors elimination of tax on banking
  • Proposal to change government office work hours
  • Police say people more aware of noise pollution
  • Jesus Pascual Cabrera arrested in Spain
  • Army officer in suspected suicide in Santiago
  • Voting open for best in show business
  • Grupo Moenia at Santru
  • Photo exhibition honors first Dominican in New York City
Thursday, 21 April 2016
  • CID Latinoamericana: Medina 65%, Abinader 28%
  • European Union to allow Dominican products
  • Understanding the recent power blackouts
  • CAASD to clean up seven creeks in DN
  • Transport cartels favor changes in work hours
  • Guillain Barre Syndrome claims victim
  • CMD complains of illegal medical practitioners
  • Martha Heredia still in jail
  • Robber vs. robber in Santo Domingo West
  • Hopes for rain
  • Alberto Ulloa collection at Centro Perello
  • Tito Nieves, El Canario and Yiyo Sarante at Teatro La Fiesta
Wednesday, 20 April 2016
  • President Medina swears in Sustainable Development Commission
  • Aid sent to Ecuador
  • DR celebrates boom years for tourism
  • Explanation given for increase in blackouts
  • Tax receipts up
  • How the voting system will work
  • Poll shows gap narrowing for presidential elections
  • Government appoints commission to investigate false graduation
  • Bauxite company may resume operations
  • First Dominican Major League umpire
  • Real Madrid and Carol Morgan to train in football
  • Terminal affected at Las Americas
  • Four foreigners arrested
  • Canadian tourist drowns in the east
  • Marta Heredia free on conditional release
  • Dominican Bridal Week: 27-29 May 2016
Tuesday, 19 April 2016
  • Opposition candidates participate in debate
  • Non graduates wearing graduation gowns was due to confusion
  • Abinader: why Medina didn't participate in debate
  • No official vehicles in campaigning
  • Ministry of Energy and Mines stops ferronickel leaving the country
  • New Anti-Terrorist Committee sworn in
  • Catholic Church submits views on the Penal Code
  • The fight against Zika goes on
  • UNAPEC Rector calls for audit of classroom structures
  • Flights delayed and diverted at AILA due to fire
  • Venezuelans asked for hearing to be moved
  • Dominican gang members arrested in New York
  • World's biggest mojito
  • Playoffs of the National District basketball
Monday, 18 April 2016
  • President Medina expresses solidarity with Ecuador
  • JCE orders manual back-up vote count
  • President Medina forecasts landslide
  • Abinader offers to cut taxes
  • Guillermo Moreno rejects more taxes
  • Presidential candidates focus on their proposals
  • National District senatorial debate
  • Embassy of Italy to reopen
  • Attorney General: Peralta crash was an accident
  • Fencer Rossy Felix to compete in Rio Olympics
  • Eddy Herrera at JetSet
  • Alejandro Sanz at Palacio de los Deportes
  • Robi Draco Rosa visits in June
Friday, 15 April 2016
  • Medical association and government talks start
  • Major polio vaccination campaign
  • Medina: Fiscal reform is needed
  • Dominican voting system basically the same
  • Where are the government proposals?
  • Is Leonel Fernandez campaigning for himself?
  • Almost no inflation in March
  • Tax collections up 20.9% in March
  • Where to site an animal shelter?
  • Part of Nunez de Caceres Avenue closed for weekend
  • University population statistics
  • New opportunities open for DR-India
  • Nun writes book about DR experiences
  • Largest car fair
  • El Prodigio in Santiago
Thursday, 14 April 2016
  • Ozama cleanup begins
  • Central Bank governor in Washington
  • Conep president worries about debt
  • Alfonso Cabrera poll: Medina 50.1%, Abinader 42.9%
  • Haitian and Dominican Foreign Ministers resume talks
  • Brewster visits AMET
  • Reservas Trust chosen by Proindustria
  • Neurologist calls for preventing worst of Zika
  • Drought still prevails in the Cibao
  • Another death due to reckless driving
  • Police arrests US citizen for living with minor
  • Transfusion rock group at Hard Rock Cafe
  • Air Supply at the Jaragua
  • Soberano Awards on 31 May 2016
Wednesday, 13 April 2016
  • President inaugurates water project
  • New poll puts Danilo in lead
  • Benenson: Medina 66%, Abinader 26%
  • High abstention rate expected in elections
  • Dominican Ambassador passes away
  • Concern over US Embassy request
  • Metro delayed
  • Haitian senators want ban lifted
  • PDO for Cafe de Valdesia
  • Dominican beer exports to Cuba
  • Prioritize cutting wasteful spending
  • Increases in mobile lines in the DR
  • Solar power deal signed
  • Growth to contract across Latin America
  • Who has taken on the most debt in the DR?
  • MLB players born in all but three Dominican provinces
  • Dominican Republic seeks to qualify for volleyball in Rio
  • Grupo Faena at Ferro Cafe
  • Federico Garcia Lorca play at Las Mascaras
  • Anthony Rios at Hard Rock Cafe
  • Tribute to Luis Miguel
Tuesday, 12 April 2016
  • New quick migration clearance system at Las Americas airport
  • Roberto Rosario: All can observe, ballots printed
  • Reading the Greenberg-Diario Libre poll
  • US Embassy wants to check on elections
  • Abinader accuses government of press control
  • Dominican Republic recognized for improving press freedom
  • Metro transported more than 60 million in 2015
  • More Guillain-Barre cases
  • Talks with Haiti to resume
  • Aerodom sale finalized
  • Biggest avocado in Britain comes from the Dominican Republic
  • Yeni Berenice Reynoso has baby girl
  • Samana prosecutor in disciplinary hearing
  • High humidity and rains to continue
  • Albert Pujols' daughter wins two gold medals
  • Dance at Galeria 360
  • Cuerpo a cuerpo at Bellas Artes
  • Centro Leon art contest finalists announced
Monday, 11 April 2016
  • Thumbs up for electoral test run
  • Greenberg: Medina 59%, Abinader 32%
  • Controversial video banned by TV station
  • Three candidates for mayor face corruption cases
  • Political parties: money-laundering centers
  • Housing deficit is two million
  • ECLAC: DR will grow 5.5%
  • Promoting new tourism development in Las Terrenas
  • Cedimat defends its practice
  • Monte Plata: Making a difference in sports
  • Rain forecast
  • Electoral comedy at Hard Rock
Friday, 08 April 2016
  • Public health union talks set for 14 April
  • Zogby Analytics: Medina 49.1%, Abinader 44.3%
  • Carolina Mejia on the campaign trail
  • Guillermo Moreno: the difference
  • DR Chamber of Commerce in Spain
  • Three accused in Falcondo pollution case
  • Importing cockroaches?
  • Former Miss DR in car crash
  • Good music at Casa de Teatro
  • Il Volo at Nuryn Sanlley Amphitheater
  • Soulfly: Grove Metal concert
  • International Jazz Day
Thursday, 07 April 2016
  • Isa Conde urges Electricity Pact
  • IDB loans US$130M to Banreservas
  • Pushing for new tourism market segments
  • Bani clinic and Cedimat failed
  • INDRHI prepares canals in midst of drought
  • SOECI attributes drought to deforestation
  • Opposition to location of city animal shelter
  • Peggy Cabral presents credentials in Italy
  • Haitian authorities reconsider ban on 23 products
  • Salcedo 60%, Collado 33%
  • DR requests more information from Panama
  • Advances in Taiwanese diplomat crime
  • US has canceled 9,000 visas over last two years
  • Pelidom seeks to be the Dominican Netflix
  • Frontal system should bring welcome rains
  • Johnny Cueto wins starting game for Giants
  • Who was Virginia Elena Ortea?
  • Merengue, comedy and salsa
Wednesday, 06 April 2016
  • New voting system to be tested
  • Medina campaigning in Boca Chica
  • Reaching out to the young: Medina offers free computers
  • Odebrecht campaign funding allegations
  • New poll shows gap narrowing
  • National Press Day
  • Pollution in Quita Sueno, Haina
  • Arrest made in murder of Taiwanese diplomat
  • Writ against American ambassador is rejected
  • Judge who freed Venezuelans is suspended
  • Army officer arrested with drugs
  • Dominican art exhibition in New York
  • Inter-American Press Association meets in Punta Cana
  • Colombian cinema for free
  • Wason Brazoban concert for mothers
Tuesday, 05 April 2016
  • President Medina may debate after all
  • Police and military on the streets on election day
  • Electoral Court approves Tonty Rutinel candidacy
  • Newlink poll: Medina 54.6%, Abinader 28.4%
  • New interim National District prosecutor
  • Dominicans named in Panama Papers
  • Investigation into crashed aircraft to continue
  • Extradition order issued for Dominican wanted for murder
  • Police rescues kidnapped woman
  • Dreamliner shows off at Las Americas
  • Samana families win AES settlement
  • DR baseball players making US$433 million
  • Salsa night at the Jaragua
  • Tribute to Jose Jose
  • Freddy Ginebra, Victor Victor and Juan F. Ordonez show
Monday, 04 April 2016
  • President Medina campaigns in the Cibao
  • Medina now favors passing of Political Parties Bill
  • Leonel Fernandez campaigns for PLD in city slums
  • Noise complaints motivate most 911 calls
  • Fuel relief: Imports down US$404.8 million in 2015
  • Works advanced at Piedra Blanca-Rancho Arriba road
  • Francisco Liriano debuts with 10 strikeouts
  • Exporta 2016 set for June
  • Merengue and salsa at JetSet
  • Brazilian cinema
  • The Juan Portela art collection at Centro Leon
  • National Choir Concert
Friday, 01 April 2016
  • Doctors strike called off to restart talks
  • Next Metro Line: Los Alcarrizos
  • New Finjus-sponsored web page to monitor legislators
  • Mayor gives herself a RD$207,000 raise
  • Jails are call centers of crime
  • Tropical Medicine Institute now affiliated to UNIBE
  • Bank manager had RD$14M lottery ticket
  • Pre-trial custody for Fenatrano robbery suspects
  • Baby left in car dies
  • Long Night of Museums: Saturday, 2 April 2016
Thursday, 31 March 2016
  • Santiago and Medina celebrate the Battle of 30th March
  • AmCham: Medina's seven business proposals
  • Navarro opens CELAC preparatory meeting
  • Time for a US President to visit
  • Academics begin Presidential Dialogues
  • Green light for Francina Hungria candidacy
  • Haina manufacturers want safer access road
  • Jimenez Bichara denies having to reimburse US$200M
  • Private schools ask government for changes in school ruling
  • Air Force helicopters extinguish fire
  • Venezuelan cocaine case sent to Court of Appeals
  • Take your umbrella today
  • Four Dominican starter pitchers in MLB opening week
  • Musician struggles to complete funds for Berklee
  • Jazz and Son del Mar in Colonial City
Wednesday, 30 March 2016
  • DR has largest solar power plant in Caribbean
  • DEA regional director visits
  • DR hosts regional meeting of foreign ministers
  • Dollars to be injected into the market
  • Dominican agro exports up 22% in three years
  • IDB funds to study geothermal, biomass and hydropower
  • Government manages 80% of pension funds
  • Guillermo Moreno proposes tax cuts for small business
  • Dominican High Net Worth Individuals increasing
  • Dengue and Zika on the rise
  • Plaza de la Salud hospital denies refusing treatment
  • Strike in Moca and El Licey
  • Police make drug arrests
  • Omega sent back to jail
  • Collado to focus on Malecon, cemeteries, transport and safety
  • Play ball: 20 October 2016
Tuesday, 29 March 2016
  • Final Easter Week bulletin
  • Medina to speak at AmCham
  • ANJE debate set for 18 April 2016
  • Election candidates still not confirmed
  • Abinader family has millions of dollars
  • Cultural heritage department ignored for monument renovations
  • Electricity out in Puerto Plata
  • More cholera cases in Santiago
  • Leading feminist Magaly Pineda passes away
  • Will the Venezuelans caught drug trafficking get fully cleared?
  • Arrests in fatal attempted robbery of transport union
  • Investigation into failure to provide emergency care for war hero
  • Transplant patient denied treatment due to debt
  • El Bueno, la mala y el feo at JetSet Club
Monday, 28 March 2016
  • Easter Week death toll: 19 dead, 3,000 injured
  • Three Dominicans injured in Brussels terror attacks
  • Election campaign restarts with 47 days to go
  • DR prepares to attract big oil industry
  • Did the Literacy Plan fall short?
  • Odebrecht denies funding Medina campaign
  • Priest warns of "chemtrail" plot
  • Cleared! Venezuelans with 359 kilos of cocaine
  • US media thinks Karl Towns will be NBA rookie of the year
  • Covi Quintana at Hard Rock
Tuesday, 22 March 2016
  • DR1 breaks for Easter Week
  • Swimming pools being set up in National District
  • No alcohol on Good Friday
  • Scholarships for Dominicans at 70 universities worldwide
  • The presidential candidates in the May 2016 election
  • Government suspends official advertising
  • Parties meet JCE deadline
  • Opinion poll shows second round is likely
  • Dominican arguments against plain cigar packaging
  • Soberano awards date to be announced
  • Tracing the links between Odebrecht scandal and the DR
  • Investigation into Super Tucano planes underway
  • Emergency landing at Las Americas (SDQ)
  • Claudio Caamano dies after traffic accident
  • Three drownings reported
  • Illegal boat crossing foiled
  • Fornatora family offers US$25,000 for lead
  • Women who change the world exhibition
  • Cathedral Concert on Saturday, 26 March
  • Long Night of the Museums: 2 April 2016
  • Political comedy at Hard Rock Cafe
Monday, 21 March 2016
  • JCE extends candidate registration deadline
  • Election results to be known midnight 15 May
  • PLD spends 82% on propaganda in 2016 election campaigns
  • AEIH to government: end Fenatrado monopoly
  • Construction on Duarte Highway
  • Will sections of the Botanical Garden be severed?
  • Focus on Odebrecht in the DR
  • Wallet is latest clue in missing person case
  • Excellent weather for Easter Week vacations
  • Yiyo Sarante and Omega at JetSet Club
Friday, 18 March 2016
  • President Medina visits Pedernales
  • President inaugurates rum factory in Monte Plata
  • Cid Gallup: Medina 62%, Abinader 30%
  • Teacher and security fired for school brawl
  • BHD Fondos is first DR US$ mutual fund company
  • Tucano corruption now in the open
  • Osiris Guzman under investigation
  • FINJUS calls for halt to transporters' influence
  • Homosexuality, immorality and corruption
  • The Prince of Punta Cana
  • Good France in Santo Domingo
  • Salsa night: Ismael Miranda and Chiquito Team Band
Thursday, 17 March 2016
  • President visits Domicem in San Cristobal
  • JCE extends party registration deadline
  • Health Ministry announces nationwide anti-mosquito campaign
  • Motorcyclists account for 85% of road deaths
  • Soberano awards to open the National Theater
  • OAS praises Dominican immigration plan
  • New government logistics and transportation website
  • Et tu, Osiris?
  • New: Dominican-Chilean Chamber of Commerce
  • Turkey promotes scholarships for Dominicans
  • One-year pre-trial custody for Blas Peralta
  • Beware of counterfeit money in Bavaro
  • Former UN diplomat reverses plea
  • Japanese architecture at the Modern Art Museum
  • Xiomara Fortuna on El Conde Steps
  • "Blind Date" is back at Teatro Las Mascaras
Wednesday, 16 March 2016
  • President inaugurates new highway
  • 214,302 more vehicles in 2015
  • Government candidates ordered to take leave of absence
  • Observation of elections agreed
  • PRD candidates announced
  • PLD deputies walk out of session
  • Diario Libre Man & Woman of the Year
  • World Tuberculosis Day
  • Gallup-Hoy poll: Crime is main concern voters
  • Country depressed about economy
  • First death in Mariot Gas explosion
  • Maximum sentence to be requested for Blas Peralta
  • Rafael Herrera's lawyer says prosecutor is rushed
  • Marijuana haul
  • Three qualify for taekwondo in Rio Olympic Games
  • Unfaithful Women at Teatro Caribbean
Tuesday, 15 March 2016
  • Preparing for Easter Week
  • Government cannot afford doctors' demands
  • Book fair postponed
  • Deadline for candidate registration
  • New candidate for senator for San Cristobal
  • Leonel Fernandez warns about Donald Trump
  • Francina Hungria to run with Salcedo
  • Residents oppose animal shelter
  • Mary Cantisano to run with Guillermo Moreno
  • Catholic Bishops protest, US ambassador addresses concerns
  • Dominican and Puerto Rican business leaders promote trade block
  • Juan Oscar Polanco clinic closed again after patient death
  • Do we really want transport leaders as candidates?
  • Evidence mounts against Blas Peralta
  • Telephone tap reveals cover up
  • French embassy to support Naudin as any other citizen
  • Elderly woman arrested with drugs
  • Men's Fashion Week 2016
  • Guibia Resort will be back
  • Bolo Francisco at Bellas Artes
Monday, 14 March 2016
  • Truckers' union leader accused of murder
  • FBI trains Dominican investigative police team
  • Fausto Ruiz to run for deputy on the PRM ticket
  • Gallup-Hoy poll: Medina 60.3%, Abinader 30.6%
  • Government owes RD$300M on Puerto Plata highway
  • French tourist killed in boating accident
  • Armada stops suspected Canadian child kidnapper
  • Yvonne Losos wins spot for Rio Olympics
  • DeYoung Museum shows Oscar de la Renta retrospective
  • International Documentary Festival in Santo Domingo
Friday, 11 March 2016
  • President Medina to Puerto Rico?
  • Medina turns down invitation to AIRD event
  • No inflation in February
  • Rosario Espinal: second round election highly unlikely
  • To Luis Abinader: Register your shampoo!
  • Banco Popular App
  • 50% of Dominicans have allergies
  • Dominican Republic Tourism Forum set for 6 April 2016
  • EmTech Dominican Republic in November 2016
  • Dominican movies: RD$260 million at the box office
  • Aymeric Chauprade defends Christophe Naudin
  • Edmond Elias passes away
  • Dominican referee selected for Rio basketball
  • Grupo Bonye booked for Hard Rock
  • Punta Cana prepares for carnival
  • Soulfly at the Escenario 360
Thursday, 10 March 2016
  • Larimar Wind Farm inaugurated
  • Scholarship students doing well
  • Health alert in Santiago
  • 5,000 drones flying in Dominican skies
  • What's with the Dominican expat vote?
  • Pension fund administration benefits capped
  • GBS cases from Zika continue to increase
  • Evangelicals claim responsibility for petition to remove US ambassador
  • Brewster says he will continue to support education
  • Scholarships to study in Taiwan
  • Robinson Cano is a Dominican policeman!
  • Claro reports Puerto Plata city blocks fiber optic expansion
  • San Cristobal bank robbery: RD$80,000 not RD$800,000
  • Teatro Guloya celebrates its 25th anniversary
  • Franklin Dominguez political satire at Palacio Bellas Artes
  • Environmental Film Festival set for 13-18 September
Wednesday, 09 March 2016
  • President to step up campaigning
  • Presidential candidates to present industry programs
  • JCE submits political parties and electoral system reform bills
  • Aura Celeste Fernandez to run for senator
  • PLD caravan of politicians skipping tolls video goes viral
  • Outstanding women recognized
  • Women demonstrate outside Presidential Palace
  • JCE rejects foreign government funding for candidates
  • No more propane permits
  • Good Conduct Certificates now available online
  • Odebrecht contracted to widen Las Americas Highway
  • Another day of action against Zika
  • Securities Law amendments sent to Senate
  • Women control 56% of fixed location micro-businesses
  • New call center in Santo Domingo
  • Attorney General asks for pre-trial detention for Frenchman
  • Former Odebrecht boss sentenced to 19 years
  • Metro fire bomber sentenced to 35 years in jail
  • Bank robbery in San Cristobal
  • Naudin case postponed again
  • Dominican flautist to conduct Harry Potter Music concert
  • Giovanny Cruz presents three dramas in March
  • XTerra Triathlon starts in Samana
Tuesday, 08 March 2016
  • Constitutional Court rules in favor of women
  • Half of students now attending extended school day
  • 15,000 military and police promotions
  • Carolina Mejia is Abinader's running mate
  • Who is Carolina Mejia?
  • Jarabacoa-Constanza road reopens
  • Hotels booming in Santo Domingo
  • Indotel: 8.79 million mobile phones in use
  • Another medical strike
  • Four dead in jail of cholera
  • Green alert for Atlantic coast
  • Paella at Galeria 360
  • Disco dancing at Galeria 360
Monday, 07 March 2016
  • Medina confirms Cedeno as running mate
  • New Council of Judges elected
  • Abinader and Medina to speak at AmCham luncheon
  • ANJE says presidential debate set for 18 April
  • Homicides down in DR
  • Nine of 10 new companies fail
  • Rancho Guaraguao expansion rejected
  • Victor Masalles says US gay policies don't work for Latin America
  • The controversial US ambassador
  • Christophe Naudin case set for 8 March
  • Ismael Sanchez wins Independence Cycling Tour
  • Orchid Exhibition at Botanical Gardens
  • Ambassador's Cup set for 9 April
  • Regional university games to be held in 2017
Friday, 04 March 2016
  • Regional experts discuss world drug problem in Santo Domingo
  • LGBT Chamber of Commerce to channel new business
  • JCE: US funding for gay candidates "against the law"
  • DR to become regional hub for LNG and LPG gas
  • Another propane station gas fire
  • Rescued three-legged dog now cartoon character
  • Retired general "El Ranger" free on bail
  • Jowell and Randy play reggaeton
  • Tribute to Sonia Silvestre
  • Architects sing for Fernando Echavarria
  • Ismael Sanchez leads Independence Cycling Tour
Thursday, 03 March 2016
  • Senators put "barrilito" on hold
  • Government to build offices for ombudsman
  • Securities Law ruling amendments
  • DR joins Caribbean Growth Forum
  • No regular direct flights from DR to Haiti
  • Santiago leaders call for Yaque cleanup
  • Doctors on the march
  • Brazil has nearly 6,000 microcephaly cases
  • Customs revenue rolling in
  • Foreign cement sales fall 16.5%
  • Subervi to campaign for Salcedo
  • Cops go to Egypt after Air Cocaine case fugitive
  • Carnival concert on the Malecon
  • Stabat Mater RD Tour in Santo Domingo
Wednesday, 02 March 2016
  • Two more weeks maternity leave starting 2017
  • One-stop shop for real estate paperwork
  • IMF: DR economy is vibrant
  • Political alliances filed at the JCE
  • Senator Amable Aristy backs President Medina
  • Alfonso, Cabrera poll: Medina 51.2%, Abinader 42.6%
  • Goodbye to the "barrilito"
  • Reformist Party owes money
  • DR borrowed to pay PetroCaribe loan
  • Constitutional Court annuls Torre Atiemar ruling
  • Nearly 1,000 packages of cocaine seized near Barahona
  • Top Banco Peravia executive arrested
  • More Dominican deportees arrive
  • Another explosion victim dies
  • Ambulance blows up
  • German toddler drowns
  • 1,000 farmers at National Agricultural Fair
  • Advocacy Film Festival: 10-12 March 2016
Tuesday, 01 March 2016
  • Plenty of Free Zone vacancies
  • Danilo Medina weak points: corruption and insecurity
  • Unemployment rate not dropping
  • Newlink: Danilo 50.5%, Abinader 32.2%
  • Giuliani advises on citizen security
  • Police get health insurance coverage
  • Scheduled blackouts announced for Puerto Plata
  • Dominican universities poorly ranked
  • Attorney General pleased with extradition of Frenchman
  • Old-fashioned duel ends in tragedy
  • Two Dominicans identified as dead in the Cayman Isles
  • Cholera in Bani jail leads to two deaths
  • Dominican arrested for drug smuggling in New York
  • Vin Diesel to film in Puerto Plata
  • Dominican wins stage 3 of Independence Cycle Tour
  • Oscar winners showing in Santo Domingo theaters
Monday, 29 February 2016
  • President Medina optimistic about DR
  • Greenberg-Diario Libre: Medina 55%, Abinader 34%
  • Campaigner falls to death during campaign event
  • JCE warns it will enforce slush fund ban
  • PLD Santo Domingo East mayor candidate selected
  • Rudolph Giuliani visits to advise Abinader
  • Electronic prison tags now available
  • Retired general shoots assailant
  • Mauricio Baez wins in opening basketball game
  • Independence Cycling Tour continues
  • Soberano now for 3 May 2015?
Friday, 26 February 2016
  • Commemorating Ramon Matias Mella
  • President Medina to speak on 27 February
  • Giuliani to be Abinader's citizen safety advisor
  • Opposition says Joao Santana team still operating in DR
  • Land Court annuls Bahia de las Aguilas titles
  • European Union calls for more competition
  • Birth tourism and begging business from Haiti still going strong
  • Forum to look into next step for stock market
  • Who rates the credit rating agencies?
  • Air Force Chief: Air surveillance very active
  • Independence Day Sales
  • Bajo Terapia gets good reviews
  • Pablo Alboran at Nuryn Sanlley Amphitheater
Thursday, 25 February 2016
  • DR joins Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative
  • CDEEE announces three tenders
  • DR to benefit from Coffee Leaf Rust Program
  • Inter-Energy could invest US$200 million
  • Jumbo opens in Moca
  • Timberland makes 18,000 pairs of shoes a day
  • PRM announces Senate candidates
  • Animal Protection Unit receives complaints
  • AI complains of application of Law 169-14
  • Ground shakes in the east
  • Independence Day entertainment at Galeria 360
  • 37th Independence Cycle Tournament
  • City Basketball Tournament at the Palacio de Deportes
Wednesday, 24 February 2016
  • Dominican Republic takes over CELAC presidency
  • Cash for small-scale farmers
  • Talks break down and doctors to strike yet again
  • Forensics only required in violent deaths
  • International Press Institute: press law ruling was a partial victory
  • Constitutional Court ruling leaves journalists on their own
  • President will miss his advisor but campaign will go on
  • It's down to Karen Ricardo and Alfredo Martinez
  • Fewer homicides in 2015
  • Abinader family "does not owe severance"
  • Judiciary closes case against Juan TH
  • Solar power at PUCCM
  • Man accused of fraud freed on bail
  • Bavaro nightclub owner and employees to pre-trial custody
  • US woman strangled and husband arrested
  • Brewery remodels ballparks
  • Marisol Henriquez stars as emerging fashion designer
  • Alex Diaz & Merengue Jazz on El Conde steps
Tuesday, 23 February 2016
  • Ministry of Education owes no more money
  • Medical talks not going well
  • Environment Minister "giving in to rich and powerful"
  • Re-defining the role of First Lady
  • Candidate proclamation called off
  • Leonel Fernandez overseas again
  • Arrest warrant for Medina campaign consultant
  • Workers protest as Abinader family owe them money
  • Aster partners with Ericsson and Cisco for better TV and Internet
  • Murderer extradited to the United States
  • Silvio Herasme Pena passes away
  • One-year pre-trial detention for murder suspect
  • Victor Estrella skips Davis Cup
  • Jerry Rivera at Cap Cana Fishing Lodge
  • Sergio Vargas at Cap Cana
Monday, 22 February 2016
  • Constitutional Tribunal orders decriminalizing defamation law
  • Doctors and Health Ministry to sit down for talks
  • Seven new roadworks for Santo Domingo
  • 80% of Punta Catalina power plant has arrived
  • Rafael Alburquerque: gasoline should cost RD$45 less
  • Individual thinking could finish water supply for all
  • Thinking to the future
  • PRD and PLD reunited after 43 years
  • Senate unlikely to approve JCE ruling on slush funds
  • Transparency International awaits docs from Felix Bautista
  • Political rivals announce their campaign teams
  • First fatality in SolGas explosion
  • Theater at Centro Cultural Babeque
  • Isle of Light electronic concert
  • Air Supply at the Hotel Jaragua
  • Tito Rojas at Hard Rock Cafe
Friday, 19 February 2016
  • DR takes over CELAC presidency
  • Four Seasons Tropicalia construction starts
  • Civil Defense director: one km from LPG stations
  • Bicycle route for Santo Domingo
  • Senate to decide about slush fund in March
  • Tell on PLD campaign if using state funds
  • Francisco Javier Garcia: PLD campaign director
  • Catholic Church bishops slam political patronage
  • Vicini Group rebrands as Inicia
  • New culinary school in Santo Domingo
  • New parking at Sans Souci
  • New York Times on Dominican baseball
  • Interpol arrests Banco Peravia fugitive
  • Jail sentences in Francina Hungria case
  • Rains forecast for the weekend
  • Funglode Environmental Film Festival 13-18 September
Thursday, 18 February 2016
  • President meets the press
  • Populism and the press
  • VPs need to be determined by 16 March
  • Justice Department to open phone lines for complaints
  • Chamber of Accounts: public institutions don't pay taxes
  • European Union has EUR11 million for small business in DR
  • OAS and Indotel to fight cybercrime
  • No more little barrels or little boxes?
  • AG seeks extradition of France security expert
  • DR buys lots of beef and port from US, but could be an exporter again
  • After 30 years, tropical flower found in amber specimen
  • Little dog saves lives
  • El Lapiz and Chiquito Team band at Eclipse Club
  • El Prodigio concert in Santiago
  • Yandel Concert Party in Punta Cana
  • Dream Project annual fundraiser
Wednesday, 17 February 2016
  • President Medina meets Leonardo Boff
  • Turks and Caicos and Dominican Republic hold talks
  • Propane gas station explodes
  • Two more fires in Santo Domingo
  • Troops and equipment being moved to the border
  • Tobacco company shares sold
  • Fello Subervi returns to the PRD
  • Felix Bautista asks to be taken off the list of the most corrupt
  • Cuban ballplayers safe; accomplices arrested
  • Boat passengers still missing
  • More people intercepted on way to Puerto Rico
  • Sergio Vargas, Diomary La Mala and Ramon Orlando
  • Ikea celebrates sixth anniversary
Tuesday, 16 February 2016
  • President Medina speaks to the press
  • Bloomberg promotes investment in Dominican bonds
  • Japanese company buys shares in La Tabacalera
  • 57% taxes are from consumers
  • Medina appoints Radhames Segura's son to Industry and Commerce
  • Abinader: wasteful government spending
  • Jose Rijo Presbot: wasteful government spending
  • DR women earn more than men
  • Rules for holding political office
  • First zika case in Russia came from Dominican Republic
  • Dominican Pinewood studio picks up two films
  • Another public hospital doctors' strike
  • Punishment of children may be decreasing
  • More arrests for German tourist murder
  • Nightclub closed down
  • Major drug haul in Azua
  • Baseball legend dies
  • Rain to continue
  • Go dancing at Hard Rock Cafe
Monday, 15 February 2016
  • Birth certificate legalization no longer necessary
  • RD$429 million each for PLD, PRD and PRSC
  • Business groups call for changes to Labor Code
  • Reason not to debate: Abinader has low-level discussion
  • Minou Tavarez proclaimed APD candidate
  • US donates US$13 million for citizen safety
  • Tourist murder suspect killed by Police
  • Eight of 21 rescued from failed boat trip
  • Karl-Anthony Towns wins 2016 NBA Skills Challenge
  • Independence Cycle Route starts 27 February
  • Unfaithful Wives at Teatro Caribbean
  • Marc Antony at Altos de Chavon
Friday, 12 February 2016
  • Learning how to vote: four ballots in 2016
  • AMET reaches out to educate pedestrians
  • Eight Zika virus cases; microcephaly in doubt
  • Guillermo Villanueva heads IFC office in Santo Domingo
  • Benenson Strategy Group: Medina 59%, Abinader 32%
  • Leonel Fernandez presents 30-year development plan
  • Air Force officer suspected of helping Cuban ballplayers defect
  • "El Chino" judge justifies decision; Reynoso to appeal
  • Raining over the weekend
  • Dancing to Connect show at Ministry of Culture
  • St. Valentine's Day shows abound
Thursday, 11 February 2016
  • Culture Ministry inaugurates National Crafts Fair
  • Japan equips 14 weather stations
  • Students return to UASD
  • CAASD reports improved water supply to SDE
  • Country saves RD$64 billion in oil bills
  • CEI-RD promotes Dominican fruits in Berlin
  • Telcoms announce RD$18.2 billion investments
  • Rica Group creates 550 new jobs
  • WHO issues recommendations regarding Zika
  • Health and COE versus the Zika virus
  • IACHR "will rewrite the Dominican Constitution"
  • Flight to Moscow makes emergency landing at PUJ
  • Politics delays city basketball tournament opening
  • Victor Estrella concentrates on qualifying for Rio Olympics
Wednesday, 10 February 2016
  • Too many deputies in Santo Domingo?
  • How will the political parties spend their RD$1.5 billion?
  • To debate or not to debate
  • Who will be the next Archbishop of Santo Domingo?
  • No restaurant for the Santiago Monument
  • Metro failures on Tuesday afternoon
  • University strike may be over
  • Over 20,000 deportations
  • Inter-American Human Rights Commission issues report
  • Police clamp down on noise
  • Could do better with cruise passengers
  • El Chino out of jail and sitting at home
  • Twenty years in jail for cocaine raid
  • Major drugs hauls in six months
  • Los Hermanos Rosario at Neptuno's
  • Tennis: Milex Open in Santo Domingo
  • Tibetan bowls meditation sessions
  • Classic Derby at Rancho Don Rey
Tuesday, 09 February 2016
  • President attends Hard Rock Hotel construction launch
  • President meets US Naval Secretary
  • Presidency disagrees with Vargas Llosa award
  • Judicial Branch Council orders debates to fix judiciary
  • Restaurant to open at Santiago's Monument
  • Government is top advertiser
  • Poll puts Medina in the lead
  • Diaspora social welfare institute to be funded by taxing remittances
  • Doctors and health workers to strike on Wednesday
  • No decision yet on Notary Law
  • Conjoined twins born in Moca
  • Cubans deported
  • Cabrera "Serial killers" arrested
  • Cuban sporting stars defect to Dominican Republic
  • Romantic jazz songs for St. Valentine's Day
  • Pavel Polanco-Safadit and Latin Jazz
Monday, 08 February 2016
  • Medina spokesman criticizes Vargas Llosa award
  • AIRD confirms PR industries coming to the DR
  • Trade with Haiti drops considerably
  • Think tank: structural changes must not be delayed
  • Dominicans have poor opinion of judiciary
  • Karen Aristy accused of corruption in gas stations approvals
  • Mexico wins Caribbean Series
  • Estrella retains Quito Open title
  • Nominations for the Soberano Awards 2016
Friday, 05 February 2016
  • New early childcare center in Santiago
  • Santo Domingo's largest convention center ready by May
  • Private schools to issue birth certificates and IDs to students
  • Private schools want more authority
  • Pathologist warns government is covering up violent deaths
  • Greater Santo Domingo public hospital strike
  • Customs head to lead mayor's re-election bid
  • Alfonso, Cabrera poll gives 52.9% to Danilo Medina
  • Corruption major concern for Dominicans
  • Home arrest for judges Awilda Reyes and Arias Valera
  • El Caribe reporter seriously injured in UASD violence
  • City prosecutors ask for RD$300,000 fine for streaker
  • Consumer Agency fines baseball league for Homerun Derby
  • Last chance for DR to make Caribbean Series semi-finals
  • 16th Century music concert at the Alcazar de Colon
  • Oviedo exhibition at Indotel Telecom Cultural Center
  • Ecos del Siglo 18 at Iglesia Regina Angelorum
  • Best polo player in the world to play in Casa de Campo
Thursday, 04 February 2016
  • Migration installs new entry and departure systems at SDQ
  • Ministry of Public Health cleans up sites to prevent Zika virus
  • Brazil and United States work to find Zika vaccine
  • OISOE announces restart of Neiba hospital
  • Low crude prices finance Punta Catalina generator
  • Unesco opposes project Mitur's San Francisco Ruins project
  • Making property transactions more efficient
  • UASD hunger strike for restart of classes
  • Pension fund embargoes Diandino Pena and Opret
  • Conep: Traffic chaos contributes to crime
  • AMET "mafia" leads to firing of deputy director
  • Socorro Castellanos robbed for a second time
  • Last chance tonight for DR in Caribbean Series
  • Victor Estrella coming for Milex Open
  • Best of Santo Domingo's basketball starts 18 February
  • Carnival exhibition at the Galeria 360 shopping center
  • Peabody Renaissance Ensemble concert
  • Joshy & su 4 Jazz at Casa de Teatro
  • Free Pavel Nunez show for St. Valentine's Day
Wednesday, 03 February 2016
  • Roberto Rosario opens elections campaign
  • Four fronts of PLD electoral campaign
  • Gallup rep explains difference in poll results
  • Cies poll says there will be second round of election
  • TSA ruling to maintain same number of deputies "illegal"
  • Ministry of Culture honors Mario Vargas Llosa
  • Bell pepper and avocado exports resume to the US
  • Amet breaking the law, chaos in vehicle registration
  • Urgent conference on zika
  • Spanish tourism training center opens in Santo Domingo
  • Some food prices coming down
  • Four earthquakes and no damage
  • Dominican arrested for cocaine at JFK
  • Drugs confiscated in generator at SDQ
  • Half a million dollars found on ferry
  • Italian Canadian to go on trial
  • Vehicle crash kills four in Santiago
  • Feria Ganadera set for 2-13 March 2016
  • Concert at Quinta Dominica
  • International Women's Club meets at the Country Club
  • DR loses game 2 of Caribbean Series
Tuesday, 02 February 2016
  • Gallup: Medina 51.8%, Abinader 35.7%
  • Newlink poll: Medina 50.5%, Abinader 34.2%
  • President Medina to tour the south
  • The main problems for Dominicans
  • 62.8% in Santo Domingo not happy with the economy
  • Dominicans leaving Spain
  • Medical staff on strike
  • FDI gets US$21 billion in ten years of foreign investment
  • US tourist missing on the north coast
  • Navy intercepts illegal trips
  • One-year pre-trial detention for Gutierrez Nova
  • Argentinean tourists arrested
  • Caribbean Series: DR loses game 1; Homerun Derby cancelled
  • La Tempestad ballet at Palacio de Bellas Artes
  • Anthony Rios, Camboy Estevez and Danny Daniel
  • Burger Fest in Santo Domingo
  • Toy aficiao, the musical at Sambil
Monday, 01 February 2016
  • Medina: Union, Peace, Hope campaign announced
  • Same number of deputies as in 2012
  • 4% more voters
  • Luis Abinader receives PRSC support in Santiago
  • Business Council's five priorities for next President
  • Malecon still neglected by city government
  • Dominican minor leaguer dies in motorcycle crash
  • Tickets sold out to Ricky Martin concert
  • Caribbean Series opens in Santo Domingo
  • Buy your Caribbean Series tickets at La Sirena
Friday, 29 January 2016
  • 2016 general election campaign officially opens 2 February
  • PLD announces start of campaign on 31 January 2016
  • Tender to restore Hotel Frances
  • Andres Mateo critical of President Danilo Medina
  • DR does poorly on Corruption Perception Index
  • Government officials negligent with declaration requirement
  • Hipolito Mejia: Sending mixed messages
  • Spanish Royal Academy of Medicine admits DR ophthalmologist
  • Musicians focus on neglect of Sala Manuel Rueda
  • Military personnel say arms imported legally
  • Pedro Jose Gutierrez accused of illegal arms possession
  • Yo soy la salsa added to Netflix
  • Caribbean Series to honor Juan Marichal
  • Celebrating the Escogido victory
  • Amber in fashion at Museo del Ambar
  • Dominican cultural films at the Cinemateca
  • Learn about Duarte in New York City
Thursday, 28 January 2016
  • Danilo Medina has full agenda in Ecuador
  • JCE will share out RD $1.6 billion this year
  • ANJE says DR deserves debates
  • Group proposes delay of Electricity Pact
  • Public Works Ministry joins the Zika fight
  • DR is up to date in quota payments at UN
  • Raw material prices seemingly unchanged
  • Altice Group to invest RD$6.2 billion in 2016
  • Total rebranding for Shell stations
  • Military personnel accused of arms trafficking
  • Four Dominicans enter Series Hall of Fame
  • Bajo Terapia at Palacio de Bellas Artes
  • 14th National Arts & Crafts Fair
  • Women in Theater Week
  • Wason Brazoban at Neptuno Restaurant
Wednesday, 27 January 2016
  • President Medina travels to Ecuador
  • Finjus and Industry and Commerce to work on trade agreements
  • Export fair organized by CEI-RD
  • Medical strike begins at public hospitals
  • Haitian ambassador visits border
  • Duarte celebrations in San Francisco de Macoris
  • Delegation from Panama visits disabled children centers
  • Users complain of increase in Metro card prices
  • Angela Hernandez wins National Literature Prize
  • New poll shows second round
  • Johnny Jones voted in for another year
  • Blackouts in Las Terrenas
  • Hoverboards for sale in Santo Domingo
  • Escogido wins 2015-2016 Baseball Championship
Tuesday, 26 January 2016
  • DR1 is 20 years old
  • President issues decree on Zika
  • Zika virus arrives
  • Medina government places US$1 billion in bonds
  • Fuel prices drop again
  • Dominican Republic owes money to the UN
  • Electoral roll cleaned up
  • Asisa poll shows Danilo 54.8%, Abinader 38.6%
  • Reverse migration: Puerto Ricans relocate to DR
  • US Embassy accused of discrimination against Diario Libre
  • Flights to New York cancelled
  • Tourist numbers increase
  • Drugs found at Caucedo Port
  • Mayor and wife shot
  • Pitching prospect killed in motorcycle accident
  • Dominicans arrested entering Puerto Rico in a container
  • Miriam Cruz at Escenario 360
  • Covi Quintana in concert
  • Escogido vs. Licey at Quisqueya Stadium
Wednesday, 20 January 2016
  • DR1 breaks for Altagracia and Duarte long weekend
  • Medina and Abinader to speak at AmCham luncheons in March
  • President Medina receives award
  • Thousands of trainees graduate from Infotep
  • 911 Emergency system still effective
  • Border security increased
  • Price rise slowly
  • Johnny Jones confirmed in post
  • New director for Centro Leon
  • Landfill fire rages on
  • Hamlet Hermann dies of heart attack
  • Cheddy Garcia and Irving Alberti to host Soberano Awards
  • Escogido vs. Licey at the Estadio Quisqueya
  • Hector Acosta at Mamma Club
  • Fausto Rey at Lucia 203
  • Angela Carrasco celebrates 35 years in the arts
  • Il Volo at Nuryn Sanlley Amphitheater
Tuesday, 19 January 2016
  • President Medina posts on Facebook over 27 times a day
  • Whale watching season is here
  • Higuey prepares for Altagracia Day
  • What happened to the Charles de Gaulle Hospital?
  • Landfill fire still burning
  • Transport fares to come down
  • SIN-Mark Penn: Medina 57.3%, Abinader 27.4%
  • Poll predicts second round of voting
  • Electoral roll nearly ready
  • Navy operation kills one suspect
  • Drug dealers arrested
  • Dominican arrested in United States
  • Leones del Escogido to the playoffs
  • Ari Barshi wins 14th Caribbean Laser Regatta
  • Paying for Love with Humor at Escenario 360
  • Amaury Gutierrez in concert
Monday, 18 January 2016
  • President Medina inaugurates Piedra Blanca highway pass
  • Gasoline prices at recent low
  • TSE clears Subervi over Collado
  • IBRD project to improve electricity distribution
  • School drop out rate on the rise
  • Zika in Haiti and Puerto Rico
  • Credit card use up 16%
  • Industrialists slam low pension fund yields
  • 31.7% Dominican population overweight
  • It will be Leones or Toros
  • Tribute to Pachy Carrasco and Tavito Vasquez at Casa de Teatro
  • Toc Toc at ICDA auditorium
Friday, 15 January 2016
  • New public schools in Bonao
  • Medina meets new Guatemalan president
  • Hector Valdez: Fiscal deficit to stay at 2.3% GDP
  • Sports Minister accuses courts of helping sports park squatters
  • IFC signs small business plan with BHD Leon
  • Two new pension plan managers
  • Leche Rica celebrates its 50th anniversary
  • David Collado to run for mayor for the PRM
  • January sales
  • Jose Cestero wins National Grand Visual Arts Award
  • Estrellas sweep the Licey
  • League of the Americas for Clubs opens in Santiago
  • Latin America Amateur Championship (LAAC) at Teeth of the Dog
  • 14th Caribbean Laser Midwinter Regatta starts in Cabarete
  • StonoTri announced for February
  • Santiago announces its Carnival
Thursday, 14 January 2016
  • President Medina in Guatemala
  • Mexican investors show confidence in DR
  • Nearly seven million have renewed their IDs
  • Haitian deportation figures
  • Environment Ministry orders destruction of hundreds of trees
  • Call to remove cattle from national park
  • AG charges two judges accused of corruption
  • Report on seismic hazards in Greater Santo Domingo
  • Protestors halt traffic to Duquesa
  • Another human chain to protest
  • PRSC split between PRM and PLD
  • Moreno predicts second round in elections
  • US government sponsors reading program
  • Convince Hillary to be objective, not politically correct
  • Onamet issues high surf warning
  • Three teams vie for one spot
  • Noel Schajris and Leonel Garcia in Santo Domingo
  • Chiquito Team Band is at Ferro Cafe
  • Rigo Zapata at Applebee's
Wednesday, 13 January 2016
  • President Medina opens Barahona homes, school
  • First Lady goes to Cuba
  • New conference center to be built
  • Suspected cases "not Zika"
  • Election campaign to start early February
  • Deadline for new cedula
  • Dominican diplomacy overseas to be improved
  • Some minimum wages to increase
  • Prosecutors dismissed
  • Who will replace the Cardinal?
  • Dominican arrested for drug smuggling
  • Sergio Vargas sings at La Kuora
  • Casa Quien anniversary in Colonial City
Tuesday, 12 January 2016
  • President Medina working for 24-hour power
  • Happy New Year, Mr. President
  • New border projects to start
  • Marbete sales up
  • Forest fire protection plan in place
  • Many who legalized their status have not picked up their permits
  • Inmates to vote for first time
  • JetBlue flight visibility affected by laser beam at Las Americas
  • Bad start to year for femicides
  • Large drug hauls
  • Yola intercepted
  • James Bond movie season
  • Revisiting the work of Jose Antonio Caro Alvarez
Monday, 11 January 2016
  • 10% wage increase for public school teachers
  • Being open about naturalization law 169-14
  • What's with the Malecon
  • More males than females born in DR
  • JCE declines Opcion Democratica and V Republica party requests
  • Adocco says scandals in judiciary are alarming
  • Tollbooth crash in Santiago
  • Dutch cocaine smuggler caught at Punta Cana airport
  • DR loses to USA in volleyball, quest for Rio qualification to continue
  • Licey to playoffs
  • Tuberculo gourmet: smash hit movie
  • Kany and Rosario at the Jaragua Renaissance
  • Grupo Niche at Hard Rock Cafe
Friday, 08 January 2016
  • US Medfly ban on DR produce lifted
  • Small business set up program
  • Construction on Santo Domingo metro cable system advances
  • DR saved US$1.32 billion with oil bill drop
  • RD$34,107.75 monthly wage tax-exempt
  • Possible zika virus cases sent to CDC for evaluation
  • Mariano German denies politics influences judiciary
  • Dominguez Brito pledges unconditional support for Mariano German
  • Political parties "not getting funding"
  • DR wins game 1 in women's volleyball pre-Olympic trials
  • Manny Ramirez and Vladimir Guerrero on Hall of Fame ballot
  • Dominican art exhibition in Santiago de Compostela, Spain
  • Berklee workshops and concerts in Santo Domingo
  • Las locas del bingo at Teatro Las Mascaras
Thursday, 07 January 2016
  • Tax Agency reports 84% get stickers
  • Dominican economy grows 7% through November 2015
  • Savings not going to boost productive sectors
  • Internet use has grown over last five years
  • Save the turtles: don't buy tortoiseshell crafts
  • Companies allege irregularities in public tenders
  • Finjus criticizes failure to punish officials who don't file
  • Desperate families invade housing project
  • Pola supermarkets founder passes away
  • Baseball Roundup
  • DR seeks to qualify in volleyball for Rio Olympics
Wednesday, 06 January 2016
  • Children receive gifts for Kings' Day
  • Restrictions back on alcohol sales
  • Election year is here
  • More courses for INFOTEP
  • Plantains still costly
  • More telephone and Internet users
  • Textile exports on the rise
  • Chicken shortage over but prices still high
  • No drinking water in parts of Santiago
  • Musician Pachy Carrasco dies
  • Good year for drug hauls
  • Double murder in Cabrera
  • Man kills ex-wife over child support
  • Karl-Anthony Towns voted Rookie of December
  • Paloma San Basilio in Santo Domingo
  • Bajo terapia, comedy at Palacio Bellas Artes
Tuesday, 05 January 2016
  • President Medina: Dream away!
  • 2016: Year of Housing
  • 27%: new company income tax
  • Plaza de Espana is for pedestrians again
  • Punta Catalina coal-fired plant receives financing
  • Financial problems for Dicom?
  • Evangelical pastor calls politicians "Treasury vipers"
  • Ciprian Lora: the wealthy judge
  • Going mobile
  • Solar apartment living in Santo Domingo
  • Tragic New Year toll: 21 deaths
  • Police recover prosecutor's mobile phone
  • Police arrest bus holdup suspect
  • Drugs confiscated in Samana
  • Accused of drug trafficking, El Chino should not be extradited
  • Tourist dies in Punta Cana buggy crash
  • Spanish road specialist warns of dangers of Boulevard del Este
  • 4.6 earthquake in northwest
  • Natalie Cole + Juan Luis Guerra
  • Santiago's holiday show through 10 January
  • Coca Cola mapping show
  • Pavel Nunez St. Valentine's concert

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