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News Dominica » Tourism: Tourist arrivals climb 3.9% to 566,797 in Jan.

News channel or source: https://dominicantoday.com/dr/tourism/2018/02/20/tourist-arrivals-climb-3-9-to-566797-in-jan/
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Santo Domingo.- The arrival of tourists to the Dominican Republic climbed 3.9% in January, or 566,797 non-residents, according to the Central Bank. The strong flow of tourists continues, especially from the United States and Canada, which account for ...

News Dominica » Tourism: Why Apple Leisure Group is Bullish on the Dominican Republic

News channel or source: https://www.caribjournal.com/2018/02/18/apple-leisure-group-bullish-dominican-republic/
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

If it seems like the Dominican Republic is dominating the hotel investment sphere in the Caribbean, that’s because it is. While the country has long been the most popular Caribbean tourism destination by volume, it’s also outpacing the rest of the ...

News Dominica » Tourism: Dominica Gets First Major Cruise Call Since Hurricane Maria

News channel or source: http://www.caribbean360.com/travel/dominica-gets-first-major-cruise-call-since-hurricane-maria
Publication date: Friday 09 February 2018

More than 2,000 passengers arrived as the ship made its first of six scheduled calls to Dominica for the 2017/2018 cruise season. So far, the government, through the Ministry of Tourism and Urban Renewal, has invested over $3 million on restoration of ...

News Dominica » Tourism: New 120-Room Luxury Hotel Breaks Ground in Dominica

News channel or source: https://www.travelagentcentral.com/hotels/new-120-room-luxury-hotel-breaks-ground-dominica
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

“This ground breaking ceremony is particularly relevant post Hurricane Maria, as it shows the resiliency of our people while instilling trust in the economic climate and hope in the tourism industry in Dominica,” said Alick Lawrence, CEO of Anichi ...

News Dominica » Tourism: From Big Ben to the Taj Mahal, tourist destinations to avoid - for now

News channel or source: http://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/travel/article/2132423/eight-tourist-destinations-avoid-2018-uluru-taj-mahal
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

Erupting volcanoes, tsunamis and earthquakes can all have a detrimental effect on tourism revenue, particularly in countries where the industry accounts for a significant chunk of GDP. In September, Hurricane Maria lashed Dominica, leaving 90 per cent of ...

News Dominica » Tourism: Trump Organization Revives Project In Dominican Republic, Roiling Local Politics

News channel or source: https://www.fastcompany.com/40526424/trump-organization-revives-project-in-dominican-republic-roiling-local-politics
Publication date: Wednesday 07 February 2018

In gratitude for the restructuring, Cap Cana executives thanked Dominican President Medina, his tourism ministry, and “important groups of international and national investors at this moment are developing large projects within the aforementioned ...

News Dominica » Tourism: Haiti - FLASH : Cost of the Dominican visa, explanations of the Consulate

News channel or source: http://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-23502-haiti-flash-cost-of-the-dominican-visa-explanations-of-the-consulate.html
Publication date: Wednesday 07 February 2018

César Antonio Cuevas Pérez, the Minister Counselor at the Dominican Consulate confirmed that the total ... which applies to all types of visa (tourist, resident and student) regardless of the nationality of the applicant, with the exception of those ...

News Dominica » Tourism: Dominica Poised To Get 120 Luxury Rooms As Anichi Resort And Spa Break Ground

News channel or source: http://www.hotelinteractive.com/buyer/article.aspx?articleid=41063
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

as it shows the resiliency of our people while instilling trust in the economic climate and hope in the tourism industry in Dominica.” Mr. Brock Hochhalter represented Marriott at the proceedings, and Mr. Michael Register represented Trust Hospitality.

News Dominica » Tourism: Spring training great for fans, tourism industry

News channel or source: http://www.heraldtribune.com/news/20180217/spring-training-great-for-fans-tourism-industry
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

Jeff Podobnik, senior director of Florida and Dominican operations for the Pittsburgh Pirates ... Generating enthusiasm Local tourism officials do their best to encourage fans to visit spring training by hosting fan fests in the team’s city.

News Dominica » Tourism: DR posts big tourism numbers across the board, including record number of Canadians

News channel or source: http://www.travelweek.ca/news/dr-posts-big-tourism-numbers-across-board-including-record-number-canadians/
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

TORONTO — The Dominican Republic saw a high number of tourist arrivals in 2017, with Canadians contributing an impressive 837,104 tourists. According to the Dominican Republic Ministry of Tourism, total tourism arrivals steadily increased by 3.9% from ...