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Bayahibe reorganizes and announces tourism initiatives

President Luis Abinader was in Bayahibe on Monday, 15 August 2022 to announce the reaching of an agreement with the private sector to improve the offerings of Bayahibe, the southeastern beach destination that is accessible through both La Romana and Punta Cana international airports. The Ministry of Tourism spearheaded the signing of the agreement between …
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Miches beaches off limits to motorcycles, horses and helicopters

The Ministry of Tourism banned as of Friday, 12 August 2022, the use of motorcycles, horses and helicopter landings on the beaches of Miches, El Seibo province. “Miches is a tourist paradise that with the efforts of the public and private sector is under development following planning guidelines. For this reason, the use of horses, …
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Government invests RD$3 billion to refurbish beaches and organize vendors

President Luis Abinader is promoting the ongoing efforts to refurbish about 25 of the nation’s beaches with a focus on reorganizing beach vendors. An estimated RD$3.0 billion is the cost of the National Plan for the Reordering, Regeneration, Training and Financing for the Associations of Informal Beach Vendors. Tourism Minister David Collado says the program …
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Promoting domestic tourism

President Luis Abinader and Tourism Minister David Collado announced “Tourism in Every Corner,” a platform for the promotion and support of domestic tourism with a focus on sustainability and inclusion. The initiative seeks to maximize the relationship between domestic tourism products and the development of communities, thus achieving a redistributive impact all throughout the country. …
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CHICOS returns to the Dominican Republic

Tourism Minister David Collado announced that a resort in Bayahibe Beach will host the Caribbean Hotel Investment and Operations Summit (CHICOS) in November 2022. The event is organized by HVS, the National Hotel & Tourism Association (Asonahores) and Pro Dominicana, the government export and investment entity and Playa Hotels & Resorts. The investment promotion event …