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    Scotiabank Withdrawal - CDN$

    for me, on October 7, 10,000 pesos, exchange 38.04
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    Senator Felix Bautista opposes Goldquest gold mine in San Juan de la Maguana province

    You are being disingenuous. This is a photo of the mess left behind by illicit mining in Peru. I dont understand the arguments presented against the use of cyanide in the proposed mining model of Romero You know why? BECAUSE THERE IS NO CYANIDE TO BE USED IN THE MINING IF THAT TYPE OF DEPOSIT.
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    Senator Felix Bautista opposes Goldquest gold mine in San Juan de la Maguana province

    How such a corrupt individual stays in the party I do not understand. Money is power I guess. As far as Goldquest and Romero are concerned, the mine plan that is envisioned does not plan on using any cyanide at all.
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    Retire in Dominican Republic: To Be or Not to Be?

    For those that have done this, did you have to send your passport to the DR consulate? If so, how long did they keep it?
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    Antigen Test to Travel to Canada

    and from today's government news release Public Health News Release "We will be easing the on-arrival testing for fully-vaccinated travellers. This means that travellers arriving to Canada from any country, who qualify as fully vaccinated, will be randomly selected for arrival testing...
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    Antigen Test to Travel to Canada

    As far as I know it has always been a random PCR test upon arrival. I travel for work, and have had 3 arrival tests, all PCR and have never been offered an antigen test.
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    Antigen Test to Travel to Canada

    Not what I read: "Fully vaccinated travelers may also be randomly selected for a PCR test upon arrival. Duclos (He is the federal health minister) said its arrival testing program will remain in effect, but travelers won't have to quarantine while awaiting results." Says nothing about...
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    Antigen Test to Travel to Canada

    Today the Canadian government announced some easing of travel restrictions. As of March 1 fully vaccinated travelers arriving in Canada only have to take a pre-arrival antigen test, up to 24 hours before flying. You can still take a PCR test up to 72 hours before flying if you want. When you...
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    money laundering in Canada via the Dominican Republic

    Not sure where to post this, but it involves a Chinese international student arriving in Canada from the D.R. as well as parents arriving in Canada with visas issued by the Canadian Embassy in the Dominican Republic, and apparently laundering millions of dollars. Sounds like the D.R. was the...
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    1 AM Attack At STI

    hope this link works report
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    No curfew but with a vaccination card or PCR test to enter establishments

    If you haven't completed the vaccinations, can you still get the Pfizer shot at Sosua City Hall?
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    DR1 keeps asking me if I'm a robot

    must be your personal style :ROFLMAO:
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    Russian tourists booking fast beach destinations

    Those Russians must feel so good to be greeted with two fire trucks on hand. If it is a baptism does that mean they get sprayed down and blessed by a priest even if they do not explode into flames upon landing?
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    Naca'n Restaurant; the best meat of the DR

    prices seem reasonable for a good steakhouse that is not a franchise. I don't know anything about Allen Bros beef but google says they are good :)
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    Interesting History - like it was out of a novel

    "For the sake of comparison, something like 98% of Dominicans never had any family member tortured or killed by the regimen. Plus, most that were tended to be communist." I guess that's ok then. :ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO: Nothing really to do with the point of your post, I just found that comment funny.
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    Flying home from the DR to Canada and using the land border option first hand experience

    there are international private charters that are landing at smaller airports in Canada, and the passengers are also avoiding the quarantine hotels. One could always try that method if you must leave the D.R. Must cost a bit of money though...
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    Country asked to vote for new country brand

    B looks like an overhead view of a toilet. Took a while but I can see that A is a stylized outline of the country. I voted A
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    Swiss tourist found dead in Sosua hotel room

    this article says it happened in Casa Marina
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    US Movie Filming in Juan Dolio - Cancelled; One Party Injured with Gun Shot Wounds

    From the first post in the thread and presumably the news story..... "Alfonso Rodríguez, who is one of the better known Dominican movie producers, claims that the only reasons for being in the streets at that time is to buy drugs or find prostitutes, that he doesn't believe the excuse of...