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  1. Dominican Republic Plastic Surgery Provider Turning Medical Tourism Upside-DownRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Top medical tourism firm,, is seeing more plastic surgery patients travel to the Dominican Republic to benefit from the experience and trustworthiness of Dr. Tania Medina. Trust is an important factor when selecting a plastic surgeon.


  2. MLB's International Prospect team flashing power, talentRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Major League Baseball

    ... in Curacao and do a good job for this team." The international team is made up of prospects from the Dominican Republic, Venezuela, Curacao, Brazil, Aruba, and Panama -- all of whom will be eligible to sign with Major League teams when the ...


  3. Market Report, "Chilled Processed Food in Dominican Republic", publishedRead the original story

    19 hrs ago |

    This improvement will be underpinned by growing appreciation for the convenience of chilled processed food among consumers leading increasingly busy lifestyles. At the same time, the category's performance will be bolstered by rising incomes in the Dominican Republic, improvements in distribution, price promotions and other marketing activities.


  4. Dried Processed Food in Dominican Republic - New Report AvailableRead the original story

    19 hrs ago |

    2015-03-27 03:52:24 - Recently published research from Euromonitor International, "Dried Processed Food in Dominican Republic", is now available at Fast Market Research Early 2014 saw domestic manufacturer Font Gamundi move to consolidate its leading ...


  5. Karisma Hotels & Resorts and Viacom International Media Networks Sign ...Read the original story

    22 hrs ago | Hotel Interactive

    ... deal includes plans to debut Nickelodeon Hotels with the opening of Nickelodeon Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic in late 2016. A second Nickelodeon Hotel will open in Mexico shortly thereafter. Karisma Hotels & Resorts is an award-winning luxury ...


  6. Nationals have "serious interest" in Cuban RHP Yadier AlvarezRead the original story

    Yesterday | Federal Baseball

    ... times on every gun," and was, "sitting at 93-96 mph over his two innings," in an outing for scouts in the Dominican Republic. At the time, McDaniel wrote that he spoke to people in Alvarez's camp, who said, "they expect Alvarez's paperwork to be ...


  7. How Elias Diaz came out of nowhere to become the Pirates' potential catcher of the futureRead the original story

    Yesterday | Altoona Mirror

    ... had previously served as the Angels' player development director. He told a story of how he visited the Dominican Republic and gave a young prospect a $3,000 signing bonus and how that relatively small amount of money changed the lives of the kid's ...


  8. Sunwing Vacations Unveils the New 2015/16 Brochure With a Fresh LookRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sys-Con Media

    ... shows, pool parties with house DJs and sumptuous spa treatments on an exclusive beachfront in the Dominican Republic. Along with new additions to Sunwing's exclusive collections, each destination featured in the brochure now also includes ...


  9. AMResorts Announces Five New Resort Contracts During Q1 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Hotel News Resource

    The new deals will expand the company's footprint in the Dominican Republic with Secrets Cap Cana Resort & Spa and Dreams Dominicus La Romana; Mexico with Breathless Riviera Cancun Resort & Spa; Costa Rica with Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica; and to Aruba for the first time with Zoetry Isla Di Oro Aruba. Following a successful 2014, AMResorts, a subsidiary of Apple Leisure Group, maintained its position as North America's fastest-growing leisure resort company, growing its overall resort portfolio by 20 percent.


  10. Menendez Begs Justice to Skip Charges as Pressure Mounts on His BenefactorRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News Max

    Federal investigators in the corruption case against New Jersey Democratic Sen. Robert Menendez are trying to convince his friend at the center of the allegations to cooperate and provide information, The New York Times reported. Dr. Salomon Melgen, a wealthy Florida eye surgeon, has been offered a deal to be the star witness in the case that accuses Menendez of offering political influence in exchange for gifts, lavish vacations, and $58,000 worth of private flights.


  11. Karisma Hotels & Resorts and Viacom International Media Networks...Read the original story

    Yesterday |

    Owner and manager of a luxury hotel collection, Karisma Hotels & Resorts and Viacom International Media Networks , a division of a multimedia entertainment brand Viacom Inc revealed on Thursday the signing of an agreement between them to develop Nickelodeon Hotels. Nickelodeon Hotels is a collection of luxurious family-friendly properties of the global multimedia entertainment brands for children and the deal includes plans to debut the hotels with the opening of Nickelodeon Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic in late 2016 and a second in Mexico shortly thereafter.


  12. Giants notebook: Closer Santiago Casilla has seen dreams come trueRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Marin Independent Journal

    ... run: he purchased 6,000 chickens and donated them to the hungry in Palenque, his seaside hometown in the Dominican Republic. He'll leave the loaves and fishes to a higher power. "That is God working through me," said Casilla, who belongs to a ...


  13. Dominican Republic bans Jet Skis for Easter Week safetyRead the original story

    Yesterday | Bajan Reporter

    In order to enhance the safety of the throngs of domestic tourists joining foreign tourists at beach destinations nationwide, the Dominican Republic's Ministry of Tourism announced on Monday, 23 March 2015 that the use of jet skis and similar motorized equipment such as jetlevs, flyboards and jetovators is prohibited. The decision is based on the high accident rate abroad, the high risk of a jet-ski driver losing control, and the noise they create, as well as their effect on natural currents and the environment.


  14. Karisma Hotels & Resorts and Viacom to Develop Nickelodeon HotelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Hotel Business

    ... deal includes plans to debut Nickelodeon Hotels with the opening of Nickelodeon Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic in late 2016. A second Nickelodeon Hotel will open in Mexico shortly thereafter. "We are ecstatic to partner with Viacom ...


  15. Man pays $500 (as penalty) for less than a gram of pot at BWIRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Baltimore Sun

    ... pursue charges. The traveler, an unidentified man from Bethesda, arrived at BWI on a flight from the Dominican Republic with the pot in a pill bottle in his luggage, CBP officials said, and was released after paying the fine. Robert Hunt, a CBP ...


  16. CPT Punta Cana online satellite tournaments will award $4,000 prize packagesRead the original story

    Wednesday | RGT Online

    ... in Europe and the Caribbean. The next satellite winner will be off to the five-star Hard Rock Hotel in Dominican Republic for an all expense paid week of poker. Intertops Poker 's $4000 CPT Punta Cana prize package includes buy-in to the CPT Punta ...


  17. Announces 2015 Medical Mission - thumbnail photoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Lambda Upsilon Lambda

    It is with great pleasure that we present to you the 2015 LUL Medical Mission to DajabA3n, Dominican Republic on June 6 - 14, 2015. This year, La Unidad Latina, Lambda Upsilon Lambda Fraternity, Inc. has partnered up with Waves of Health on this intitivative to address the medical needs of the people in the DajabA3n Province.


  18. Embrace the madness: 10 spring break party spotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | USA Today

    ... these perks as well, and often appreciate the destination's relatively low prices. Paradisus Punta Cana, Dominican Republic: Located on the D.R.'s easternmost tip, Punta Cana is characterized by near-perfect weather, as well as dozens of ...


  19. Are Latinos Racist???Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Glocally Newark

    ... However, with the most recent incidents, this notion is now being tested. As a lynching just a month in Dominican Republic illustrates, when both " Haitian and Dominican organizations in New York rally at the Consulate of the Dominican Republic in ...


  20. Union City doctors treat Dominican Republic patients in needRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday |

    UNION CITY --A team of doctors and surgeons visited the Dominican Republic this month to treat patients with little to no access to medicine. Roughly a dozen Union City physicians earlier this month volunteered to treat more than 1800 patients--mostly children--in the city of Bani in the Dominican Republic.