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Industrial sector to invest more than RD$79 billion next year and generate more than 79 thousand manufacturing jobs

The president of the Association of Industries of the Dominican Republic (AIRD), Celso Juan Marranzini announced more than US$79 billion in investments in just 64 industries for 2022. The total is 1.3% of the country’s GDP. He spoke during the Association of Industries of the Dominican Republic annual awards ceremony. President Luis Abinader was in …
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Governor Pierluisi of Puerto Rico visits; trade mission here looking for new business

Puerto Rican Governor Pedro Pierluisi and Secretary of State Omar Marrero are expected in the Dominican Republic on 2 December 2021. They are accompanying a trade mission and will return on the same day to Puerto Rico. The Puerto Rican leadership seeks to promote economic, trade, and business exchange between Puerto Rico and the Dominican …
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Doors open to women: Margarita Cedeño congratulates President-elect Xiomara Castro of Honduras

Former Vice President Margarita Cedeño congratulated President-elect of Honduras, Xiomara Castro. 66-year old Castro is the would-be winner of the Sunday, 29 November 2021 presidential election. Castro was First Lady of Honduras during the 2006-2009 government of former President Jose Manuel Zelaya Rosales. That government ended with a coup. “I wholeheartedly congratulate my sister and …