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Direct flight from Antigua to Santo Domingo

InterCaribbean Airways announced the start of a scheduled service from Antigua (ANU-VC Bird International Airport) to Santo Domingo’s Las Americas International Airport on 9 December 2015. The twice-weekly direct service with 30 seats per flight is seen as a boost for Antiguan and Dominican tourism as well as serving the large community of Dominicans living …
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Fortune includes Sosua hotel among Best New Luxury Hotels

Gansevoort in Playa Imbert, Sosua, Puerto Plata has made Fortune Magazine’s Top 10 new luxury hotel list, which also includes: Mandarin Oriental, Marrakesh, Morocco Sant Francesc, Palma Mallorca, Spain Aman, Tokyo, Japan Villa Rene Lalique, Alsace, France Reverie Saigon, Ho-Chi-Minh City, Vietnam Temple House, Chengdu, China Sujan Rajmahal Palace, Jaipur, India La Fiermontina, Puglia, Italy …
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Vinci Airports acquires Advent’s stock in Aerodom

Advent International has announced the signing on 11 December 2015 of a stock purchase agreement to sell Aeropuertos Dominicanos Siglo XXI (Aerodom) concession to Vinci Airports, SAS of France based in Rueil-Malmaison. Including the six in the Dominican Republic, Vinci will now operate 33 airports around the world, including airports in France, Portugal, Cambodia, Japan …
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Lan and Tam fly from South America to PUJ

Latin American airlines, Lan and Tam, both of Latam Airlines Group with headquarters in Santiago, Chile, began their weekly regular flights from Bogota and Brasilia to Punta Cana International Airport last week. Brazilian Tam began operations from Brasilia on Saturday, 5 December 2015. Passengers will be able to connect through other Brazilian cities on Wednesdays, …