2017News

Andres Bautista called for audit of Odebrecht works

Opposition PRM party president Andrés Bautista García says that the investigations into Odebrecht-related corruption should include an in-depth audit of each of the works carried out by the company in order to ascertain the real sums involved. He said that the company’s real corruption lies in the continuing overvaluations of the budgets and designs, which …
2017News

J. Boone Kauffman on why mangroves are key to the environment

Counterpart International and the pro-environment business alliance ECORED are hosting a lecture on “Ecosystem Services of the Mangroves: Endangered Environmental and Economic Values and Solutions for a Sustainable Future” on Thursday, 19 January 2017. The talk takes place from 9 to 11:30am at the Edificio Corporativo Claro, Salón Multiuso C, Av. John F. Kennedy 54, …
2017News

Master classes and concert with Davidovici at Music Conservatory

The Ministry of Culture and the National Music Conservatory with the support of the Florida International University (FIU) have announced that they will be holding several master classes and a violin and piano concert with Romanian violinist Robert Davidovici and Dominican pianist María de Fátima Geraldes. The master classes will take place from 13 to …
2017News

Comedy at Casa de Teatro

As part of its Fifth Week of Theater in Casa event, Casa de Teatro in Santo Domingo’s Colonial City is presenting comedies at its Cristóbal de Llerena hall from Friday 20 to Saturday 28 January 2017. The plays being staged are: “Inadaptados,” “Habitación 69”, “Tiempos de mangos verdes,” “Terapia,” and the children’s play “Solo soy …