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More flights from Russia: more tourists, more trade

Dominican ambassador to Russia Hans Dannenberg says that new flights to more Russian cities are being added after the Covid-19 health committee in Russia cleared flights to resume to the Dominican Republic. The flights bring tourists and are essential for the transport of tropical produce to Russia. The first Azur Air flights had begun to …
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New Lifestyle villas, panoramic road, renovated La Isabela, Sosua Beach initiative and more for Puerto Plata

President Luis Abinader attended the ground-breaking for construction of 129 tourist villas at The Royal Lake Village by Lifestyle in Cofresí, Puerto Plata. Lifestyle is the leading tourism employer in Puerto Plata province. Tourism Minister David Collado accompanied him. Eduardo Estrella, president of the Senate and senator for Santiago, and the senator of Puerto Plata, …
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Next to go curfew free: La Romana, Juan Dolio and Puerto Plata

The National District (Santo Domingo) and Punta Cana are already curfew-free since 9 August. 14 days afterwards, the Ministry of Public Health says there has not yet been a spike in cases despite the removal of the circulation restrictions. Other leading touristic destinations – La Romana, Juan Dolio and Puerto Plata – are lined up …
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Ministry of Tourism authorizes hotels to operate at 100% capacity

The Ministry of Tourism on 7 August 2021 issued Resolution DJ-022/2021 that allows hotels to book 100% of their capacity. Hotels need to continue the protocols for social distancing to prevent the spread of Covid-19. The same resolution sets at 90% the capacity for the transporting of tourists and employees. Tour companies, maritime transportation and …
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Gol announces it will resume direct flights in November 2021

Fly direct between Brazil and the Dominican Republic on Gol Linhas Aereas, the Brazilian airline. The popular flights had been suspended due to Covid-19 and the restrictions on travelers from Brazil that is third after the United States and India in number of cases of Covid-19. The airline announced it would resume direct flights to …
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Russia clears flights to the Dominican Republic

The Dominican Embassy in Russia says the Russian Office for the Control of Covid has revoked all restrictions for direct regular and charter flights between Russia and the Dominican Republic. The Russian anti-coronavirus crisis center under Deputy Prime Minister Tatyana Golikova announced the measure is in effect starting from 27 August 2021. The announcement benefits …