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Economy

Real GDP growth in Q113 in the Dominican Republic came in at 0.3% year-on-year (y-o-y), significantly weaker than we expected. A main driver behind such weak growth is aggressive fiscal... 2013-06-28


Economy

On June 27, the Dominican Republic was admitted as an official member to the Sistema de Integración Centroamericana (Sica), a regional block that seeks the strengthening... 2013-06-28


Economy

US-based North Energy Central has entered into a memorandum of understanding with the Dominican Republic state-owned electric utility CDEEE for the installation of a natural gas-fired... 2013-05-31


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Economy

The Banco Central de la República Dominicana (BCRD) reduced its policy rate from 5.00% to 4.25% in May, against expectations. While an acceleration in credit growth in the... 2013-05-31


Economy

Dominican Republics' telecoms regulator, Instituto Dominicano de las Telecomunicaciones (Indotel), said it will mediate an ongoing tax dispute between network providers and municipalities.... 2013-05-03


Economy

Consumer price inflation in the Dominican Republic declined slightly to 4.7% year-on-year (y-o-y) in February from 4.8% y-o-y in January. That said, we forecast inflation to average... 2013-05-03


Economy

We believe real private consumption growth in the Dominican Republic will begin a multi-year recovery in 2013, following sharp slowdowns in both 2011 and 2012. Indeed, relatively loose... 2013-04-10


Economy

According to local news sources, Venezuela's Ambassador to the Dominican Republic, Alberto Padilla Castellar, has reported that Venezuelan Vice President Nicolas Maduro will continue... 2013-04-05