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Wednesday | Bajan Reporter

Caribbean Export Supports Trade Mission of Dominican Republic Firms to Jamaica

The Caribbean Export Development Agency led a delegation of Dominican Republic private sector business representatives to Jamaica from April 3-6, 2014, as a part of the Agency's efforts to spur increased trade between that country and CARICOM within the framework of the CARICOM/DR Free Trade Agreement.


Related Topix: Travel, Caribbean Travel

Wednesday | The Miami Herald

Dominican Republic installs beach despite drought

The yearly project is intended for those who cannot afford to travel during Holy Week and will include 12 pools near a boardwalk in the capital of Santo Domingo.


Related Topix: Travel, Weather, World News, Natural Disasters, Dominican Republic, Caribbean Travel, Central America, Drought

Wednesday | USA Today

Game on: Caribbean casinos are hot

Atlantis has always been known for its over-the-top decor, and that holds true for its casino as well.


Related Topix: Snowbird Game Studios, Caribbean, Video Games, Games, Card Game, Poker, Blackjack, Travel, Caribbean Travel, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic Travel, Aruba Travel

Wednesday | Online Travel Review

And Now a Response to All Those Who Were Personally Offended by...

I'm on vacation this week in the Dominican Republic so I thought I'd use it to respond to all those blog posts where people said they felt personally betrayed by American Airlines' lack of loyalty and respect to customers when they announced immediate changes to their frequent flyer program last week.


Related Topix: Travel, Caribbean Travel, Frequent Flyer Miles

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Malaysian National News Agency

Turkey Interested In Top-Level Talks With Dominican Republic

SANTO DOMINGO, April 16 -- Turkey wants to hold a top-level dialogue as soon as possible with the Dominican Republic, Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu, who is on an official visit, said.


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Mon Apr 14, 2014

South Florida Sun-Sentinel

JetBlue: New Lauderdale-Pittsburgh service launching Oct. 29

On Monday, the New York-based value carrier announced plans to launch nonstop service between Fort Lauderdale and Pittsburgh staring Oct. 29. The new Fort Lauderdale to Pittsburgh service is one of several upcoming routes announced for the Fort Lauderdale airport that will launch in 2014-15, JetBlue said.


Related Topix: Fort Lauderdale, FL, Hollywood, FL, Trinidad and Tobago, World News, Central America, Travel, Caribbean Travel, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic Travel

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Citizenship classes offer immigrants a way to stay

For 50 years Celita S. Kwan faithfully participated in elections in her native Brazil, but since moving to the U.S. in 2001, she is not eligible for that same right.


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The Globe and Mail

Now Trending: Does this Beyonce picture really have a photoshopped 'thigh gap'?

Did BeyoncA© sanction the photoshopping of a "thigh gap" into a vacation photograph? On Thursday, the pop star went on her blog to post a photo of herself playing golf in the Dominican Republic.


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Report: Education limited for Dominican-Haitians

Children of Haitian descent born in the Dominican Republic are increasingly being barred from attending school following a court ruling that could lead to tens of thousands of people being stripped of their citizenship, according to a report released Friday.


Related Topix: Caribbean Travel, Georgetown University

Tire Business

Flynn's Tire rewards dealers with Mexico trip

Flynn's Tire Wholesale recently hosted 65 dealer couples, several key suppliers and employees for its fourth annual Gold Standard Travel Incentive Program trip to the resort area at Riviera Maya, Mexico.


Related Topix: Travel, Caribbean Travel, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic Travel, World News, Dominican Republic, Central America

Thu Apr 10, 2014


Photos: Beyonce And Jay Z Celebrate 6th Wedding Anniversary In The Dominican Republic

Beyonce and Jay Z soaked up the sun during their sixth wedding anniversary trip to the Dominican Republic .


Related Topix: Beyonce, Dance, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, R-N-B, Travel, Caribbean Travel

Wed Apr 09, 2014

Travel World News

BlueDiamond Resorts Inaugurates the New Royalton Punta Cana Resort &...

From L to R: Stephen Hunter, President of the Sunwing Travel Group; Danilo Medina, President of the Dominican Republic; Francisco Javier GarcA a, Minister of Tourism, Dominican Republic, at the inauguration of the Royalton Punta Cana and Memories Splash resorts.


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Free Republic

(Florida) Doctor With Big Medicare Billings Is No Stranger to...

The South Fla doctor who billed Medicare for $21 million in 2012 alone, is a generous political donor to NJ Sen Robert Menendez, now under investigation by federal public corruption prosecutors.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Robert Menendez, US Senate, Democrat, US House of Representatives, Travel, Caribbean Travel, Barack Obama

Foster's Daily Democrat

Low-cost Dominican surgeries spark warnings by U.S.

Beverly Brignoni was a young New Yorker seeking a less expensive way to enhance her appearance and she did what many other people are now doing: travel to the Dominican Republic for cosmetic surgery.


Related Topix: New York, Medicine, Surgery, Travel, World News, Dominican Republic, Caribbean Travel, Central America, Plastic Surgery, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Tue Apr 08, 2014

Farmington Hills Observer

Stepping up to the plate

IB students Randy Perkins, Jared Char, Ketan Konanur, Alex Bolstrum, Bridget Murphy, Kyle Trautmann, Josh Fernquist and James Weekley shared lots of good times with local kids during their service-learning trip to the Dominican Republic in 2013.


Related Topix: Travel, Caribbean Travel, Family, Kids, Farmington, MI, Weather

Herald Gazette

Thomaston Spanish students write to Dominican students

Students in Sra. Jordan's Spanish II class at Oceanside High School West have been studying about the Dominican Republic and writing letters to students at Colegio Moriah in San Pedro de MacorA s.


Related Topix: Travel, Caribbean Travel, Maine

Mon Apr 07, 2014


Omaha Family of 7 Sells Everything

If you'd like to help with their trip or send them words of encouragement, Christ Community Church has set up a page dedicated to their mission.


Related Topix: Christ Community Church, Chorus, Omaha, NE, Travel, Caribbean Travel

Sun Apr 06, 2014

St. Cloud Times

Rotarians bring gifts to village in Dominican RepublicRotarians bring ...

Rotarians bring gifts to village in Dominican Republic on A Los Guineos youth wears a donated batting helmet and holds a new home plate as coaches of the Los Guineos youth baseball association hold other donated baseball ... (more)


Related Topix: Travel, Caribbean Travel, Sauk Rapids, MN, St. Cloud, MN

Sat Apr 05, 2014

The China Post

Shoe maker opens factory in Dominican Republic

A major Taiwanese footwear manufacturer has opened three factories in the Dominican Republic that are expected to produced 1 million shoes each month and eventually create 11,000 jobs, according to a press release issued by Taiwan's embassy in the Caribbean country.


Related Topix: Travel, Dominican Republic, Caribbean Travel, Central America, World News

Thu Apr 03, 2014

Nevada Business Journal

Las Vegas-based school teach students worldwide the art of hospitality

The International School of Hospitality is attracting future hospitality leaders from around the world with a unique approach that lets students learn from experts working at major Strip hotels.


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