National Symphony Orchestra Season

The second half of the National Symphony Orchestra 1999-2000 season continues at the National Theater in Santo Domingo. The calendar for the upcoming presentations is as follows: 1 March Francois Bahuaud and Fernando Geraldes, Conductors. Domenico Dragonetti’s Concerto for bass and orchestra. Brahms’ Concert No. 1, with special performance by award-winning British pianist, Ashley Wass. […]

International equestrian tournament

Riders from 11 countries will participate in the X Equestrian Grand Prix Brugal to take place 3-5 March at the Centro Ecuestre Las Colinas in Santo Domingo. Competitors are coming from Guatemala, Honduras Venezuela, Germany, Holland, Mexico, Puerto Rico, Colombia, Haiti and Panama to participate in six categories. Riders will represent the DR from the […]

Japanese donation to help health and education projects

The government of Japan has donated US$310,514 for health and education projects. The money will be used for: Centro de Salud Reproductiva (Center for Reproductive Health) in San Francisco de Macorís Audiovisual support equipment for education and health promotion efforts Expansion of the Escuela Juan Pablo Duarte Expansion of the San Francisco de Asís Senior […]

Peña Gómez son backs Danilo Medina of the PLD

The Bloque Institucional Socialdemócrata (BIS) presided by José Francisco Peña Guaba, son of Partido Revolucionario Dominicano legendary leader, the late José Francisco Peña Gómez, announced that he will be backing the presidential aspirations of Danilo Medina of the Partido de la Liberación Dominicana, and not those of Hipólito Mejía of the PRD. He said he […]