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  • Dominican Republic Said to Plan 30-Year Bond Sale
    The Dominican Republic plans to sell as soon as today at least $500 million in its first offering of 30-year dollar bonds since 1994, according to a person familiar with the offering. The Caribbean nation may sell the securities to yield about 7.5 percent ...

  • The Vatican again snubs gay US envoy in Dominican Republic
    Santo Domingo.- The Vatican’s envoy to the Dominican Republic has refused to lend that embassy’s facilities for an activity to which the U.S. Ambassador was slated to participate, acento.com.do reports Thursday. It’s the second diplomatic incident ...

  • Dominican Republic opens books on dual currency bond
    LONDON, April 24 (IFR) - The Dominican Republic has opened books on a new dual-currency, dual-tranche bond offering denominated in US dollars and Dominican pesos, according to a source. The sovereign, rated B1/B+/B, has set initial price thoughts of 7.5% ...

  • Rangel Clarifies Comments on Dominican-Haitian Immigration Dispute
    Last week, Rep. Charles Rangel visited the Dominican Republic, meeting with the president and several other dignitaries and stopping by the Dominican legislature. "I'm very proud to serve the Washington Heights community with a significant Dominican ...

  • Dominican Republic dermatologicals market: New market research published
    (live-PR.com) - This Dermatologicals in Dominican Republic report offers a comprehensive guide to the size and shape of the market at a national level. It provides the latest retail sales data 2008-2012, allowing you to identify the sectors driving growth.

  • New Dominican Republic town rises from salt lake’s spreading waters
    Jimaní, Dominican Republic.- President Danilo Medina on Wednesday cut the ribbon for Boca de Cachón, Dominican Republic’s first-ever planned town, built to relocate 546 families uprooted by Lake Enriquillo’s rising salty waters. The town was built at ...

  • Dominican Republic mission cited as life-changing experience
    A 2010 graduate of South Brunswick High School and a devout Mormon, Gruber, 21, decided to go on a mission to help people grow closer to the church. “I’ve always wanted to go, after hearing stories from my dad [Michael] and mom [Susan], who had served ...

  • Dominican Republic: A Different Kind of Cruisers Playground
    After three months of cruising through the Bahamas, past countless white sand shores, aquamarine harbors and secluded isles, I begin to wonder if I am being confronted with some kind of beautiful ‘Spot the Changes’ game, where the only difference from ...

  • Mob in Dominican Republic Kills Haitian Father
    A Haitian man died after being attacked by a mob in the Dominican Republic for allegedly stabbing his 4-month-old daughter, authorities said Sunday. The violence in the poor village of La Victoria began late Saturday when Jean Lounis got into an argument ...

  • Dominican Republic releases first chikungunya case numbers
    Included in the week 16 communicable disease threats report issued by the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) on April 18 are the first chikungunya case counts from the Dominican Republic. The DR has reported 17 confirmed and 767 ...