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Environment and businessmen announce support to increase forest firefighting capacity

To commemorate the International Firefighters’ Day (4 May), the Ministry of Environment met with a group of businessmen and announced a plan to support the important work that these men and women have been doing to preserve trees, especially in protected areas of the country. Environment Minister Orlando Jorge Mera and businessman José Miguel Bonetti …
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Senate removes inheritance taxes heirs would have to pay to receive pension funds

The Senate passed the two readings to eliminate the payment of inheritance taxes when a person inherits the pension funds left by a deceased affiliate. The decision will simplify the procedures and speed up the processes in favor of the relatives of deceased AFP pension holders. There is a bottleneck affecting 75,000 families that have …
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Mapfre to reimburse its affiliates if doctors do not accept their plans

Mapfre Salud announced on Wednesday, 5 May 2021 that it will reimburse affiliates for medical consultations if they are affected by the physician work stoppage announced by the Dominican Medical Association (CMD). “The claims of the Dominican Medical Association (CMD) are beyond the competence of Mapfre Salud ARS, as well as that of any other …