Recent content by CristoRey

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    Minister of Public Health: DR spends RD$10 billion on health care for Haitians

    That's almost one hundred eighty four milllion USD. This is unsubstainable.
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    Should US Citzens Protest the DR for How Haitians are Treated?

    Way too many casualties on both sides. Not gonna happen.
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    Where Does International Mail Go? (Not FedEx, Carib, BMCargo, etc.)

    10+ years never seen one.
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    Dominican Businessmen Don’t Attend American Chamber of Commerce Meeting in Santo Domingo

    They can and they are. There is nothing stopping those who wish to make the dream a reality at this point in time.
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    Dominican Businessmen Don’t Attend American Chamber of Commerce Meeting in Santo Domingo

    USA is not recognizing the changes happening throughout Latin America and beyond. It will eventually come back to bite them in the ass.
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    Sosúa Beach Renovations

    I walked thru this place with a friend one afternoon back in 2013. It was completely gutted and full of Haitian squatters. Should be completely torn down and broken up into smaller plots. This would help spur investment.
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    Ministry of Public Health starts rabies campaign

    Good. Rabies has been a problem with stray animals here for a long time.
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    Bishop of La Altagracia says US Embassy is publishing fake news

    This country is governed by people who appear to be moving in the right direction. More people with a platform need to speak out against this nonsense.
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    Thanksgiving in DR

    60+ Wow. Enjoy. Hope yall have a good one!
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    Adriano Espaillat asks for US government to present evidence of accusations US tourists’ rights are violated

    US Embassy is joke. US admin is run by fools. Ignore them...
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    Dominican legislators reject US Embassy migratory alert

    Kudos to all of these guys for standing their ground. Don't back down. The US firmly believes it has control over other/ smaller country's immigration policies. Disgusting.
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    Where Does International Mail Go? (Not FedEx, Carib, BMCargo, etc.)

    Welcome To Wonderland!
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    The Better Dominican Rums

    One small bottle of Brugal Extra Viejo. One large cup of ice works for me.
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    World Bank says DR lags in gender equality; Journalists urged to report using a gender lens

    "The World Bank said their data shows that only 70% of women are home owners." Carmen Amaro, operations official at the World Bank office in the Dominican Republic, spoke of World Bank support to a recent government program (Vivienda Familia Feliz) to offer bonuses to vulnerable persons as part...
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    Police minimum wage now at RD$20,433

    They were paid RD$7,500 a month when I first arrived. They need to be earning a livable wage. It's the ONLY WAY they will ever start rooting out corruption.