PopMuse: Dominican Republic News http://popmu.se Musings of stuff en-us Copyright 2007-2020 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Press release: Charter flights from Caribbean Islands for British travellers to return to the UK https://www.gov.uk/government/news/charter-flights-from-caribbean-islands-for-british-travellers-to-return-to-the-uk https://www.gov.uk/government/news/charter-flights-from-caribbean-islands-for-british-travellers-to-return-to-the-uk Sat, 23 May 2020 13:07:00 UTC HM Government at Dominican Republic - Activity on GOV.UK The UK has announced a further 3 charter flights to bring British travellers home from across the Caribbean. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ World news story: Santo Domingo: call for activity and project proposals 2020/2021 https://www.gov.uk/government/news/santo-domingo-call-for-activity-and-project-proposals-20202021 https://www.gov.uk/government/news/santo-domingo-call-for-activity-and-project-proposals-20202021 Mon, 17 Feb 2020 07:01:00 UTC HM Government at Dominican Republic - Activity on GOV.UK The British Embassy in Santo Domingo is now accepting activity and project proposals for the 2020/2021 financial year. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Guidance: Dominican Republic: consular fees https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/dominican-republic-consular-fees https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/dominican-republic-consular-fees Fri, 14 Feb 2020 10:46:40 UTC HM Government at Dominican Republic - Activity on GOV.UK Details of consular fees in the Dominican Republic. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Research and analysis: Dominican Republic economic factsheet https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/dominican-republic-economic-factsheet https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/dominican-republic-economic-factsheet Fri, 22 Nov 2019 16:09:14 UTC HM Government at Dominican Republic - Activity on GOV.UK This factsheet provides key economic and development data for the Dominican Republic. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Policy paper: Conflict, Stability and Security Fund: programme summaries for the Americas 2019 to 2020 https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/conflict-stability-and-security-fund-programme-summaries-for-the-americas-2019-to-2020 https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/conflict-stability-and-security-fund-programme-summaries-for-the-americas-2019-to-2020 Wed, 06 Nov 2019 16:59:42 UTC HM Government at Dominican Republic - Activity on GOV.UK This page includes summaries of Conflict, Stability and Security Fund programmes in the Americas region. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Policy paper: Memorandum of understanding with the Dominican Republic and the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/memorandum-of-understanding-with-the-dominican-republic-and-the-republic-of-trinidad-and-tobago https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/memorandum-of-understanding-with-the-dominican-republic-and-the-republic-of-trinidad-and-tobago Tue, 29 Oct 2019 17:27:00 UTC HM Government at Dominican Republic - Activity on GOV.UK Arrangements for preferential trade between the UK and the Dominican Republic and the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago in the event of a no deal Brexit on 31 October 2019. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ FBI Rules Out Poisoned Alcohol In Deaths Of American Tourists https://www.huffpost.com/entry/fbi-rules-out-poison-alcohol-dominican-republic_n_5dab7722e4b0422422c5ea87 https://www.huffpost.com/entry/fbi-rules-out-poison-alcohol-dominican-republic_n_5dab7722e4b0422422c5ea87 Sun, 20 Oct 2019 02:53:29 UTC Dominican Republic The FBI is conducting toxicology tests on three of the deceased Americans. So far, they have ruled out methanol poisoning as a cause of death. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ David Ortiz Throws First Pitch At Fenway In Appearance After Shooting https://www.huffpost.com/entry/david-ortiz-first-pitch-fenway_n_5d76dfd1e4b06451357342fd https://www.huffpost.com/entry/david-ortiz-first-pitch-fenway_n_5d76dfd1e4b06451357342fd Tue, 10 Sep 2019 00:49:16 UTC Dominican Republic Big Papi threw the pitch during a game against his former rivals, the Yankees. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Press release: Change of Her Majesty’s Ambassador to Dominican Republic and Non-Resident Ambassador to the Republic of Haiti https://www.gov.uk/government/news/change-of-her-majestys-ambassador-to-dominican-republic-and-non-resident-ambassador-to-the-republic-of-haiti https://www.gov.uk/government/news/change-of-her-majestys-ambassador-to-dominican-republic-and-non-resident-ambassador-to-the-republic-of-haiti Thu, 29 Aug 2019 05:36:37 UTC HM Government at Dominican Republic - Activity on GOV.UK Mr Mockbul Ali OBE has been appointed Her Majesty's Ambassador to the Dominican Republic and Non-Resident Ambassador to the Republic of Haiti. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Dying for a new body: why so many deaths from plastic surgery tourism? https://www.theguardian.com/society/2019/aug/23/americans-plastic-surgery-dominican-republic https://www.theguardian.com/society/2019/aug/23/americans-plastic-surgery-dominican-republic Fri, 23 Aug 2019 06:00:14 UTC Michael Krumholtz in New York and Noelis Ciriaco in the Dominican Republic at Dominican Republic | The Guardian New Yorkers flock to the Dominican Republic for cheaper plastic surgery procedures, but not all of them return home. Sharilene Cede�o used to joke with her sister Kendra that she was going to be 23 forever.Cede�o, daughter of Dominican immigrants, was obsessed with staying young – and by extension, plastic surgery. Coworkers at the Manhattan clinic where she was a nurse’s assistant would catch her looking at dramatic before and after photos on surgeons’ social media pages.The Dominican Republic doesn't adhere to the same US regulations on surgeries, which increases the likelihood of heart failureCabral had been suspended from the local regulatory board since 2015, but was still able to practice, which illustrates the lax rules in the country Continue reading... http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/