Casa de Teatro celebrates with Colonial City painting holiday

Thirty-three artists will be setting up to paint at different points of the Colonial City and Santo Domingo, Santiago, La Romana and Sosúa (Puerto Plata) on Saturday, 1 July from 10am to 7pm. The painters are commemorating the 43rd anniversary of Casa de Teatro culture house. The painters will be at: Parque Colón, Centro Cultural […]

Blas Peralta admits firing shots killed Mateo Aquino Febrillet

After more than a year of delaying the case on legal technicalities and maintaining his innocence, Fenatrado truckers’ association president Blas Peralta admitted in court on Thursday, 29 June 2017 that he shot the bullets that killed former UASD rector Mateo Aquino Febrillet. Aquino Febrillet was rector of the UASD from 2011-2014. During the opening […]

Green March Movement shares insights into Odebrecht case

The Green March Movement says that during the mandates of Presidents Hipólito Mejía, Leonel Fernández and Danilo Medina, the government and the National Congress violated or allowed the violation of the Constitution and laws when allowing for multimillionaire contracts to be issued. A technical study carried out by the Green March Movement on transactions carried […]

Province of Santo Domingo accounts for 36% of all DR inhabitants

The Province of Santo Domingo is the most important province in the Dominican Republic, says Rafael A. Burgos Gómez, president-founder of the Association of Industry and Commerce of the Province of Santo Domingo (ASOINCO). He made the observation when swearing in the new board of the association now under Joaquín Hilario. He said 36% of […]

Plastic surgeons salute actions taken by Ministry of Public Health

The Dominican Society of Plastic Surgery (Sodocipre) backs actions by the Ministry of Public Health to close centers that are carrying out plastic surgery procedures without duly certified personnel. In a press release, the board of Sodocipre recognized actions taken after in 2015 the Ministry of Public Health issued Resolution 08-15 that regulates who can […]

Green hotline at the Ministry of Environment

Emulating the example of the 911 Emergency System, the Ministry of Environment announced the start of a hotline service to combat environmental violations nationwide. The center is named the Centro de Contacto para Atención al Usuario y Recepción de Denuncias. At the Ministry of Environment, Domingo Rodríguez is the coordinator of the new service in […]