Dominican Republic has become the capital of transatlantic diplomacy today with the reception of more than 30 ministers and 59 delegations of countries participating at the first meeting of Foreign Ministers and Senior Officials of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States and the European Union states, event that will be held until Wednesday. Federica Mogherini, Vice President and High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security will accompany the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Miguel Vargas Maldonado, in the development of the CELAC-UE meetings in the Caribbean nation.
Orange is the New Black breakout star Marisol Gonzales-knew at the age of six she was destined for greatness. While living in the Dominican Republic, a single trip to the movie theater during a screening of The Bodyguard , starring Whitney Houston, would spark a vested interest in becoming Hollywood's next 'it' girl.
Four-time Grammy Award winner Esperanza Spalding will be among the outstanding performers as the Dominican Republic Jazz Festival celebrates its 20th anniversary with five nights of free concerts Nov. 3-12. drjazzfestival.com Presented by the Dominican Ministry of Tourism, the popular event has been attracting audiences of 10,000+ music lovers, making it one of the largest jazz festivals in the Caribbean.
A Canadian humanitarian worker is among three people missing after a small plane crashed off the north coast of the Dominican Republic. Humanitarian organization Live Different, which is based in Hamilton, says long-time employee Benjamin Cole Brown was on board the aircraft with two Americans at the time of the crash.
A Canadian humanitarian worker, Benjamin Cole Brown, is among three people missing after a small plane crashed off the north coast of the Dominican Republic. A Canadian humanitarian worker is among three people missing after a small plane crashed off the north coast of the Dominican Republic.
" A small plane that had taken off from Haiti with three people on board has crashed off the north coast of the Dominican Republic. The Dominican Civil Aviation Authority says those on board included a couple who were U.S. and Canadian citizens.
This week, the world's tallest tower , LA gallery troubles, curating for change, MOCA's ethical issues, branding Ken Bone, and more. Santiago Calatrava designed a new tower being built in Dubai, and while he hasn't revealed the height of the tower yet, his son that the structure will be "a notch taller" than the nearby Burj Khalifa.
It's a view like no other. As we reached the top of the Caribbean's first and highest cable car ride, the community of Puerto Plata spread out 800 metres below us with its crescent harbour, 20 kilometres of white sand beach, several baseball diamonds and thousands of modest homes.
Jorge Fleites-Sanchez, 56, was sentenced to eight years in federal prison for his role in a $14 million drug-smuggling ring. He fled to Mexico when he came under suspicion but was deported earlier this year and pleaded guilty to a drug-trafficking charge.
This is 36! Bikini-clad Ashanti shows off her fantastic physique as she celebrates her birthday in the Dominican Republic Party time: Within hours of touching down in the Dominican Republic Ashanti was proving she is definitely getting better with age Sexy snaps: In Puerto Plata to mark her birthday, the 35-year-old shares some saucy snaps with fans on Wednesday The Rock Wit U singer helicoptered in to the topical vacation spot a day ahead of her birthday and immediately got the party started. Renting a giant beachside home for her and her friends, the star wasted no time throwing on a bikini and hitting the pool.