2018News

Medical association wants to change public health law

The new president of the Dominican Medical Association (CMD), Dr. Wilson Roa, says that on the association’s list of priorities is the desire to change the health and social security laws, especially in articles in which financial institutions that own health insurance providers, are favored versus collective health plans. The CMD demands that healthcare decisions …
2018News

Judicial Branch wants more $, Presidency says budget was already doubled

Supreme Court of Justice president Mariano Germán complained of the low budget allotted by the Executive Branch to the Judicial Branch. He said the funding makes this branch of government the “perfect Cinderella” and presents an unfavorable image for the country. He complained the RD$6.4 billion budget was barely enough to pay wages. He said …