2022News

Punta Catalina Trust is worse than a privatization says Wendy Santos Berroa

Psychologist and social activist, Wendy Santos Berroa presents point by point several of the key contract clauses that she says seem to make evident that the proposed Punta Catalina Trust “is worse than a privatization.” Her comments are regarding the 752 KW coal-fired power plant built by the former Danilo Medina administration with taxpayer money. …
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Abinader: The best days for tourism industry are yet to come

President Luis Abinader said that “the best times for tourism are yet to come” when participating in a forum organized by Exceltur on “Dominican Republic: A Country of Reference for the Internationalization of the Spanish Tourism Industry.” Abinader spoke about how from day one after starting his government in August 2020 he understood that the …
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Scholarships for study at UNWTO Online Academy

The United Nations World Tourism Organization and IE University of Spain announced the awarding of 300 scholarships to the UNWTO Online Academy to Dominican students for university studies. The scholarships are funded by the government of the Dominican Republic and were announced by the country’s President Luis Abinader and Minister of Tourism David Collado, together …
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Civil Aviation Board reveals details of the preliminary report on the Helidosa accident that killed nine in December 2021

The Civil Aviation Board’s Aviation Accident Investigation Commission (CIAA) presented the preliminary details of the investigation into the crash of a jet flight operated by Helidosa Aviation Group. Nine persons died in the accident, including six US citizens, the Venezuelan pilot and Dominican co-pilot and crew. The president of the Civil Aviation Board (JAC), Jose …