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Carnaval

Thousands of people from all walks of life, all joined in and enjoyed the colorful National Carnaval Parade. Reigning Carnaval kings Milly Quezada and Fernando Villalona, inaugurated the parade on the Culture Ministry’s official chariot, to the cheers of an … Continue reading

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Independance Cycling Tour

Now in its in its 34th year, the Independence Cycling Tour is taking place right now here in the Dominican Republic. The Vuelta Ciclista Independencia takes the leading cycling teams all around the country. Yesterday, the cyclists were in Las … Continue reading

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Who’s playing for the DR in the World Baseball Classic

The manager of the Dominican team that will play in the World Baseball Classic, Moises Rojas Alou, has announced the roster for the Dominican Republic team to play against Venezuela, at 7:30pm in the Hiram Bithorn Stadium in San Juan, … Continue reading

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South coast’s wind can produce 1,200MW of power, official says

Last Friday, National Energy Commission president Enrique Ramirez, highlighted the potential of the country’s Caribbean coast to generate wind power. Citing studies, he pointed out that the output could be as high as 1,200 megawatts, the same as two coal-fired … Continue reading

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Spain group to build 1,100 hotel rooms in east region

The Spanish group OHL Desarrollos are to build a 1,100 bedroom hotel in Dominican Republic’s east region. The complex will also include a golf course and a marina. Tourism minister Francisco Javier Garcia made the announcement, and said the project, … Continue reading

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Easy Christmas Craft ideas for Kids

Keep the kids busy while you are decking the halls and baking snacks with these easy Christmas crafts. The good news is that it’s not necessary to spend lots of cash to create these Christmas crafts. Carols in the air, … Continue reading

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Beach front villa for sale in Sosua

The most luxurious ocean front villa in the North coast’s most exclusive gated community is now for sale. This is paradise Found! Surf, Windsurf, snorkel from your front yard. This four bedroom Sosua beach front villa will calm your senses … Continue reading

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Saving Dominican forest and an elusive songbird

The Dominican Republic is involved in the creation, of what conservationists hope will be a new model for nature reserves, in a country that has long struggled with deforestation. The reserve is taking shape in a lushly overgrown former cattle … Continue reading

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Infiniti Opens its First Shop in the Dominican Republic

Japanese premium car maker Infiniti has opened its first ever dealership in the Dominican Republic. The new Center is a 3,200 square meter facility, including both showroom and service center, located in capital city of Santo Domingo. “It is a … Continue reading

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Explore the untouched paradise of Dominican Republics Samana Peninsula

When foreign tourists head to the Dominican Republic, they go to one of three places: Punta Cana, Puerto Plata, or Santo Domingo – and that’s why you should head to the Samana Peninsula Equidistant from Punta Cana, Puerto Plata and … Continue reading

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