Puerto Plata (Dominican Republic)

What to See in Dominican Republic

Punta Cana (Dominican Republic) The world-famous resort of Punta Cana is located on the east coast of the Dominican Republic, which is referred to as the Costa de Cocos, which means “Coconut Coast” in Spanish. Punta Cana is a series of resort complexes with luxury hotels, shopping malls, restaurants, nightclubs and white sand beaches. The […]

Economy of Dominican Republic

Economy of Dominican Republic

According to businesscarriers, the Dominican Republic is an agro-industrial country with a rapidly growing economy. In terms of economic growth, it occupies one of the first places in Latin America. The volume of GDP is 21.4 billion US dollars (2002). The growth rate in 2002 was 4.1%. GDP per capita $2,386. The share of the […]

Dominican Republic Overview

Dominican Republic Overview

GENERAL Capital Santo Domingo. Geography As a country located in North America according to computerannals, the Dominican Republic is located in the Caribbean and shares the island of Hispaniola with Haiti. The landscape is wooded and mountainous with fertile valleys and plains. On the coasts in the north, south-east and east there are excellent beaches, […]

Dominican Republic Religion

Freedom of religion prevails and is generally respected. The overwhelming majority of Dominicans are Catholics and the Catholic Church has a special position. However, other churches, such as Protestant or Free Church communities, are growing rapidly. The Catholic Church enjoys several privileges: it is tax-exempt and receives state funds, and the Cardinal has the rank […]