President Abinader appoints Paula Disla (María Moñito) as executive president of Conani

President Luis Abinader issued Decree 410-20 in which he appoints a new president in the National Council for Children and Adolescents (Conani). Paula Mercedes Disla Acosta (María Moñito) remains as executive president of Conani. In the same decree, article 2 of 146-20 is repealed, by which Greybby María Cuello Coste de Torres was appointed as … Read more

Abinader dismisses several Culture officials, including Niní Cáffaro, Peña Suazo and Brenda Sánchez

President Luis Abinader dismissed several officials on Sunday, including the communicator Brenda Sánchez and the musicians Niní Cáffaro and José Virgilio Peña Suazo, through Decree 366-20. Brenda Sánchez was dismissed in the aforementioned decree, in its article 16, as General Director of the Gran Teatro del Cibao. Whereas, Peña Suazo was dismissed in the aforementioned … Read more

Abinader appoints Eligio Jáquez consul in NY; also appoints consuls in Miami and Port-au-Prince

President Luis Abinader appointed new consuls in New York, Miami and Port-au-Prince. The measure is contained in decree number 354-20, where Eligio Jáquez is appointed consul general in New York, replacing Carlos Antonio Castillo and Jacobo Eugenio Fernández consul general in Miami, Florida, replacing Miguel Ángel, Rodríguez Hernández. In the same decree, Emmanuel Bautista is … Read more

Luis Abinader chose an electric vehicle as his official car – CNN

(Credit: NOTICIAS SIN) (CNN Español) — An electric vehicle is the official means of transport for the new president of the Dominican Republic, Luis Abinader. The head of state became the first president in the country to use a Tesla – a type of clean energy car – in the performance of his duties. Although … Read more

Abinader will take over as president; this is the official program of the transfer of command

The transmission of the Presidential command of Luis Abinader, to be held this Sunday, August 16, will begin at 9:00 in the morning and will conclude at 2:30 in the afternoon. According to the presentation of the official program of this event, the first activity will begin at 9:00 in the morning with the installation … Read more

The arrival of guests at the investiture of Abinader begins

The first international guests began arriving in the country for the inauguration of the president-elect, Luis Abinader, tomorrow, Sunday, August 16. The President of the Republic of Guinea Bissau, Umaro Sissoco Embalo, was the first head of state to arrive in the country yesterday afternoon to participate as a guest in the ceremonial inauguration of … Read more

From Bosch to Abinader: the vice presidents and secretaries of State who have attended swearing-ins in the Dominican Republic

During the last 57 years, different representatives of the US government have participated in presidential inaugurations on Dominican soil. This August 16, the Secretary of State of the United States, Michael (Mike) Pompeo, will be present at the ceremony to be held in the National Congress. Vice presidents, prosecutors, secretaries of state and other members … Read more

Abinader announces Ministers for Women, Sports and Industry

President-elect Luis Abinader continued this Friday with the appointments for his future government, which officially starts on August 16. Yesterday, Abinader announced Mayra Jiménez as Minister for Women; Francisco Camacho as Minister of Sports and Recreation and Deputy Víctor (Ito) Bisonó as Minister of Industry, Commerce and Mypimes. Jiménez will replace Janet Camilo Hernández, who … Read more

#ENVIVO: National Assembly knows election records of Luis Abinader and Raquel Peña

Santo Domingo, RD. The National Assembly knows this morning the election records of the president and vice president elected in the elections of last July 5. The election certificates were issued by the Central Electoral Board and according to Dominican electoral legislation, the National Assembly must review these minutes, and give its approval. The new … Read more

Abinader will remove OISOE; David Collado will be at the forefront of Tourism

The president-elect, Luis Abinader, yesterday appointed the former mayor of the National District, David Collado, as Minister of Tourism, who will assume these functions from August 16 when the new government takes office. Abinader said that he will be chairing the Tourism Cabinet, the entity responsible for effectively managing the revival of this sector. He … Read more