Banreservas will have digital branches | Listin Diario

The Reserve Bank of the Dominican Republic is preparing to launch a pilot project of digital branches, in order to contribute to the physical distancing of customers and the elimination of lines and, in addition, contribute to a greater dynamization of the economy and closer ties with productive sectors. With great enthusiasm, the new administrator … Read more

Latin Music Tours: A great party without alcohol

Ehe Latin Music Tours this year went through a tough test. In the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, the Quepe Tours company decided to organize the annual event at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Punta Cana. The balance in the face of expectations was positive, becoming the first face-to-face artistic show, for pay, to … Read more

People go out to recreate in popular London park amid national lockdown

Despite the national confinement in England, hundreds of people gathered in one of the busiest parks in the English capital, London. Regent’s Park, which covers 166 hectares, was maintained with a large flow of people who took advantage of the sunny autumn day in London. In the United Kingdom the use of masks in open … Read more

People go out to recreate in popular London park amid national lockdown

Despite the national confinement in England, hundreds of people gathered in one of the busiest parks in the English capital, London. Regent’s Park, which covers 166 hectares, was maintained with a large flow of people who took advantage of the sunny autumn day in London. In the United Kingdom the use of masks in open … Read more

Theater – Save The Children Dominicana opens second National Theater Competition

Save The Children Dominicana inaugurated the second edition of the Annual National Theater Competition, a proposal that presented 15 micro plays on November 17, 18 and 19 on the stage of the Ibero-American Park. The initiative, by Juan Tomás Díaz, president of the children’s organization, offers the opportunity to artists and fans to present works … Read more

CLIMATE – Vaguada and tropical wave cause rains over much of the country

A trough and a tropical wave affect the weather conditions over the Dominican Republic, and are responsible for the rains that have been generated since last night, mainly in Greater Santo Domingo. According to the report of the National Meteorological Office, a mostly cloudy sky will predominate over much of the country, generating local downpours … Read more

Covid-19 and air pollution, a toxic relationship?

The confinement mitigated air pollution in large metropolises, but at the same time experts warn of a possibly toxic relationship between this phenomenon that is harmful to health and the respiratory virus SARS-CoV-2. After the multiplication of restrictive measures in the world, which affected from industrial activity to road traffic, several studies showed a sometimes … Read more

National Pantheon: The building was a church, warehouse, theater …

“And that rope?” I ask my son Alexis when, from the sidewalk in front, I contemplate the facade of the National Pantheon. A uniformed man who listens replies: “It’s from the flag.” I look up and there it is: parallel to the bell tower of this building built as the Church of the Society of … Read more

Farewell to the “Queridísimo”: Cheché Abreu, a colossus of popular music, dies at 81

Elegantly dressed, with his inseparable hat that characterized his style and a marked smile on his face that illuminated everyone. This is how physically the Dominican musician Cheché Abreu will be remembered, who left Tuesday night into the arms of the Lord, after kidney complications as a result of diabetes. He was 81 years old. … Read more

Haitian immigrants are intercepted near Trump’s club in Florida

Miami, EE.UU. In the last hours, US immigration authorities intercepted 24 immigrants, mostly Haitians, who were traveling in two boats near the coast of Palm Bech County, north of Miami. One of the boats was detained on Monday near the Mar-a-Lago club, in the city of Palm Bech, owned by President Donald Trump, reported John … Read more