There's no place quite like the Dominican Republic. That’s because its history is the result of an unlikely mixture of influences; nowhere else will you find a blending of European, African, and native Taíno Indian cultures.
WCVB BostonWoman wanted in 2007 Dartmouth case found in Dominican RepublicThe Boston GlobeA Providence woman wanted in a violent incident in Dartmouth in 2007 was found in the Dominican Republic and returned to the United States on Friday, police said. Katherine Pimentel, 35, who had several warrants out for her arrest, now faces charges of ...Fugitive […]
Dominican Republic's ruling party retains absolute controlDominican TodaySanto Domingo.- The electoral bloc headed by Dominican Republic's ruling party (PLD) managed to retain its absolute control in the May 15 general elections, according to the Central Electoral Board's (JCE) latest bulletin. The ruling party, in addition ...and more »
Business InsiderVenezuela government, opposition hold talks in Dominican Republic: local mediaBusiness InsiderCARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuela's opposition leaders and top government officials have held talks in the Dominican Republic to lay the groundwork for a potential dialogue to defuse a political standoff and a deepening economic crisis, local media ...Venezuela government and opposition hold meetings in […]
EU provides drought support for Dominican RepublicDominican TodaySanto Domingo.- The European Commission's Humanitarian Aid and Civil Protection department (ECHO) is contributing 13.9 million euros to help the Caribbean cope with drought in 2016, facilitating access to food and water, and protecting the livelihoods ...and more »