Abinader issues decrees with new designations

President Luis Abinader issued two decrees appointing Dioris Anselmo Astacio Pacheco and Miguel Vásquez Peña as directors of the Executive Directorate of the Presidential Management Council and the Office of Social Management of the Presidency, respectively. Both were designated by decree number 684-21, dated October 30. With the same decree, María Altagracia de los Ángeles […]

54 Haitians found in a container

The Guatemalan police reported Tuesday that they found 54 Haitian migrants hidden in the container of a truck that was traveling through the south of the country, in an attempt to reach Mexico and then the United States. The group consisted of 20 adult men and 20 women and 14 minors. One of the minors […]

ASK THE CONSUL – Updated Requirements for Air Travelers to the US Due to Covid-19

Beginning November 8, 2021, vaccinated U.S. citizens and vaccinated residents (LPRs) returning to the United States will be required to submit a negative COVID-19 test within three days prior to their flight departure. Unvaccinated U.S. citizens and unvaccinated LPR residents must submit a negative COVID-19 test taken no later than 1 day prior to their […]

Two decades have passed since the death of Juan Bosch

Former President of the Republic, founder of two major political parties, writer, short story writer, historian, educator and other titles are remembered this Monday, on the 20th anniversary of his death, Professor Juan Bosch. On a day like today, but in 2001, he died in Santo Domingo after a long and recognized career in different […]

The past seven years are probably the warmest on record so far, according to the UN

The seven years between 2015 and 2021 will likely be the warmest on record to date, the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) announced on Sunday, in a report warning that the weather is entering “uncharted territory.” This annual report on the state of the climate “is based on the latest scientific data that shows that the […]

Biden pays tribute to Pope Francis, “a respectable person”

US President Joe Biden, a practicing Catholic, paid tribute to Pope Francis this Sunday in Rome, a “truly respectable person” who “gave my family much comfort when my son died,” he confessed. “He is a truly respectable and genuine person,” the president added during his press conference at the end of the G20 summit, which […]

Haiti’s Biggest Gang Leader Blackmails Prime Minister With Fuel

The leader of Haiti’s main armed gang, Jimmy Cherizier, alias Barbecue, called for the resignation of Prime Minister Ariel Henry on Tuesday as a condition to allow the distribution of fuel in the country. “Our demand is clear, pure and simple. Our demand is the resignation of prime minister, Ariel Henry, “said G9 boss Fanmi […]

Empresa Viva accuses Claro at Indotel of practicing a monopoly

The telecommunications services company Viva yesterday asked the Dominican Telecommunications Institute (Indotel) to declare the telecommunications company Claro as a “dominant position company”, due to the tendency to monopoly in the relevant markets of the country. The executive director of Viva, Marcos Herrera, filed a request at Indotel’s headquarters, and denounced Claro for the “commission […]

Democracy and corruption is addressed by TSE judges

The plenary session of the Superior Electoral Tribunal (TSE) concluded the Fourth Plenary Assembly of the World Electoral Justice Network (RMJE) in which various issues were addressed in favor of strengthening electoral justice. The topics covered two days “Current State of Democracy”, “Democracy and Corruption”, “Representation Mechanisms”, “Electoral Processes and Covid-19”, “Judicial Independence in the […]

Famous artists who got a taste for the skirt

With Jaden Smith, Kanye West, Billy Porter, Kid Cudi and the most recent Bad Bunny wearing skirts and dresses with abandon, there has been much public discourse surrounding men who wear this clothing for fashion, comfort or creating reactions to the popular mass. well, anything other than pants and / or shorts. What you may […]