1996 Travel News ArchiveTravel

Spanish company seeks Dominican travelers

Turavia, a travel package wholesaler affiliated to the Spanish travel company, Empresas Barceló, is promoting its maritime and overland tours to Europe and Africa in the Dominican Republic. Empresas Barceló operates several hotels in Bávaro on the East Coast of the country and also the Dominican Fiesta Hotel in the capital. The company sells package …
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Changes in government

President Joaquin Balaguer, in presidential decree No. 159-96, made several personnel changes in the prison service and the military. Dr. Germinal Guillen was named General Director of Prisons in place of Dr. Alberico Hernández. Mr. Hernández is currently being investigated in connection with charges of embezzling funds allocated for the feeding of inmates and implication …