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Total exports drop in 2023 impacted by declining gold values and collapse of exports to Haiti

Exports in 2023 were down 3.6%, according to the Export and Investment Center (ProDominicana). Between January and December 2023, total exports were RD$11.93 billion, about RD$448.2 million less than in 2022, when exports reached RD$12,38 billion. In December 2023, the executive director of the Export and Investment Center of the Dominican Republic (ProDominicana), Biviana Riveiro, …
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Update on the Piantini fumigation case

French artist and furniture maker Georges Antoine Thevenet faces a maximum two-year sentence if found guilty of involuntary manslaughter in a case of fumigation that turned into a fatal tragedy for two. Thevenet has been collaborating with the prosecutors. The prosecutors presented the charges for involuntary manslaughter and violation of Ministry of Environment and Ministry …