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News Dominica Economy: Dominican Republic to require visas for Venezuelans

Published on: Monday 09 December 2019
Dominican Republic to require visas for Venezuelans
News source: http://www.startribune.com/dominican-republic-to-require-visas-for-venezuelans/565994231/

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic — The Dominican Republic will require visas for Venezuelans, who have moved to the country by the thousands amid an economic and humanitarian crisis, officials said ...

News Dominica Economy: Skerrit claims victory in Dominica general election

Published on: Saturday 07 December 2019
Skerrit claims victory in Dominica general election
News source: http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/latestnews/Skerrit_claims_victory_in_Dominica_general_election?profile=1228&template=MobileArticle

to work together for the future socio-economic development of Dominica. While the Electoral Commission has not declared any preliminary results from the 10-hour voting exercise, unofficial reports ...

News Dominica Economy: Reputable Vietnamese Are Eligible for Dominican Citizenship by Investment - the Best in the World According to FT Experts

Published on: Tuesday 15 October 2019
Reputable Vietnamese Are Eligible for Dominican Citizenship by Investment - the Best in the World According to FT Experts
News source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/reputable-vietnamese-eligible-dominican-citizenship-010000775.html

LONDON, Oct. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Financial Times' publication – Professional Wealth Management – released the abridged Vietnamese version of its CBI Index. This year, the independent study concluded that "Dominica emerged once more as the country with the world's best citizenship

News Dominica Economy: American Couple’s Death in Dominican Republic Not From Poisoned Alcohol, F.B.I. Says

Published on: Friday 18 October 2019
American Couple’s Death in Dominican Republic Not From Poisoned Alcohol, F.B.I. Says
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/2019/10/18/us/american-deaths-dominican-republic.html

The Dominican Republic’s economy relies in part on drawing visitors to its beach resorts, and the country became engulfed in a crisis this summer when the families of multiple American tourists said ...

News Dominica Economy: Coffee pumps US$96M into Dominican economy but 10K ton deficit weighs

Published on: Thursday 10 October 2019
Coffee pumps US$96M into Dominican economy but 10K ton deficit weighs
News source: https://dominicantoday.com/dr/economy/2019/10/10/coffee-pumps-us96m-into-dominican-economy-but-10k-ton-deficit-weighs/

The coffee component in agroforestry projects will contribute RD$4.8 billion (US$96 million) to the Dominican economy annually, Agriculture Minister, Osmar Benítez said Thurs. Speaking at Barahona ...

News Dominica Economy: Voter Anger Spreads in Dominican Republic’s Miracle Economy

Published on: Wednesday 09 October 2019
Voter Anger Spreads in Dominican Republic’s Miracle Economy
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/voter-anger-spreads-dominican-republic-140000959.html

(Bloomberg) -- Baking under the Caribbean sun and hemmed in between the banks of the polluted Isabela and Ozama rivers, the impoverished neighborhood of Capotillo in the Dominican Republic’s capital, Santo Domingo, is a face of this nation outsiders rarely see.Here and in other neighborhoods like it,

News Dominica Economy: Ghana-Dominican Republic strengthen bilateral and economic ties

Published on: Wednesday 25 September 2019
Ghana-Dominican Republic strengthen bilateral and economic ties
News source: https://www.ghanaweb.com/GhanaHomePage/NewsArchive/Ghana-Dominican-Republic-strengthen-bilateral-and-economic-ties-783611

Ghana and the Dominican Republic have signed a communique to strengthen bilateral and economic cooperation between them on the margins of the on-going 74th UN General Assembly in New York. Tourism, ...

News Dominica Economy: Dominican Republic’s economy to grow 5.5%, LatAm’s fastest

Published on: Thursday 08 August 2019
Dominican Republic’s economy to grow 5.5%, LatAm’s fastest
News source: https://dominicantoday.com/dr/economy/2019/08/08/dominican-republics-economy-to-grow-5-5-latams-fastest/

Santo Domingo.- Central banker, Héctor Valdez Albizu, on Wed. said Dominican Republic’s economy grew 4.7%, with an annual inflation of 0.92% and an accumulated inflation from January to June of 1.17%.

News Dominica Economy: Dominican Gov. had better not ignore slump indicators, industries warn

Published on: Monday 29 July 2019
Dominican Gov. had better not ignore slump indicators, industries warn
News source: https://dominicantoday.com/dr/economy/2019/07/29/dominican-gov-had-better-not-ignore-slump-indicators-industries-warn/

called on the Dominican Government not to neglect ... through joint initiatives with the private sector since the economic indicators for the month of June, compared to the same period of 2018, ...

News Dominica Economy: China looks to Dominican highlands for trade, investment

Published on: Monday 29 July 2019
China looks to Dominican highlands for trade, investment
News source: https://dominicantoday.com/dr/economy/2019/07/29/china-looks-to-dominican-highlands-for-trade-investment/

Constanza, Dominican Republic.- The Dominican-China Chamber of Commerce and the Chinese Mission in the country held a meeting with leaders of the agro and tourism clusters, and business leaders as ...

News Dominica Economy: Calling All Readers: Seeking your thoughts on recession recovery, Dominican Republic travel, jobs, hospital labs, arts & more

Published on: Friday 21 June 2019
Calling All Readers: Seeking your thoughts on recession recovery, Dominican Republic travel, jobs, hospital labs, arts & more
News source: https://www.cleveland.com/news/2019/06/calling-all-readers-seeking-your-thoughts-on-recession-recovery-dominican-republic-travel-jobs-hospital-labs-arts-more.html

The Great Recession: 10 years after The Great Recession officially ended in June 2009. A decade later, is this significant economic downturn just a bad memory or are you still dealing with its effects ...

News Dominica Economy: A Dominican Republic health official said any tie between the spate of recent tourist deaths is 'fake news'

Published on: Saturday 22 June 2019
A Dominican Republic health official said any tie between the spate of recent tourist deaths is 'fake news'
News source: https://www.businessinsider.com/dominican-republic-health-official-us-tourist-deaths-connection-fake-news-2019-6

"People are taking aim at us." The tourism industry accounted for more than 17% of the Dominican Republic's economy in 2017, according to the World Travel and Tourism Council, and news of the recent ...

News Dominica Economy: Crisis Hits Dominican Republic Over Deaths of U.S. Vacationers

Published on: Sunday 23 June 2019
Crisis Hits Dominican Republic Over Deaths of U.S. Vacationers
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/2019/06/23/us/dominican-republic-tourist-deaths.html

That puzzling episode helped ignite the crisis now encircling the Dominican Republic’s tourism industry, a pillar of the Caribbean country’s economy that employs more than 300,000 people. At least ...

News Dominica Economy: Barbados PM in Discussions with European Bank to Get Funding for Regional Transport

Published on: Thursday 25 April 2019
News source: http://www.caribbean360.com/business/barbados-pm-in-discussions-with-european-bank-to-get-funding-for-regional-transport

“And as the lead Prime Minister for the single market and single economy, I also had to engage in discussions ... St Vincent and the Grenadines and Dominica. When asked to share more information about ...

News Dominica Economy: Kim Jong Un has a fleet of ghost ships sneaking around the high seas to beat sanctions

Published on: Wednesday 24 April 2019
News source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/business/economy/kim-jong-un-has-a-fleet-of-ghost-ships-sneaking-around-the-high-seas-to-beat-sanctions/2019/04/24/0b12ac56-5563-11e9-8ef3-fbd41a2ce4d5_story.html

“These massive gaps in maritime and financial governance will provide Chairman Kim with an economic lifeline for months ... they are registered in countries such as Panama, Togo and Dominica that ...

News Dominica Economy: Electricity the main hurdle to Dominican Republic’s growth: IDB

Published on: Wednesday 24 April 2019
News source: https://dominicantoday.com/dr/economy/2019/04/24/electricity-the-main-hurdle-to-dominican-republics-growth-idb/

The situation, the IDB says, undermines the productivity and competitiveness of Dominican Republic’s economy and that solving the problems in that sector would lower production costs, “so that the ...