1996 Travel News ArchiveTravel

New postage stamp

Last week, the Dominican post office with the cooperation of the Ministry of Tourism issued a stamp featuring the traditional costumes of the Dominican Republic. The Minister of Tourism, Felix Jimenez, and the director of INPOSDOM, Modesto Guzmán, attended the first day of issue ceremony. Felix Jimenez pointed out it that it is the first time a stamp highlights Dominican folk costumes. Modesto Guzmán said that the stamp contributes to tourism.