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Santo Domingo.-  President Danilo Medina returned to Dominican Republic around 1pm Saturday, after attending a regional summit in Costa Rica that included U.S. president Barack Obama.

Medina, who met with the heads of state of the nations grouped in the Central American Integration System (SICA), said he spoke with Obama on the potential expansion of bilateral trade, improve energy transactions among countries, bolstered security and the war on drug trafficking in in the region.

Speaking to reporters at El Higüero Airport, the President said his conversation with Obama centered on among other topics, the use of natural gas as an emergent fuel, whereas with the SICA leaders, security and immigration were the key concerns.

The event, Medina said, “was about bolstering ties between the United States and the countries of the region”.

SICA if formed by Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua and Panama, whereas Dominican Republic, now an observer, will attain full membership in one year.

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Written by: josean This user is banned, 4 May 2013 2:30 PM
From: United States, Guillermo President 2016 Because Our Future Depends On It!


Please allow me to make some brief remarks.

We have nothing to Trade and we need Energy, adios!

Written by: IloveDR, 4 May 2013 8:33 PM
From: Dominican Republic, Santo Domingo
HAHAHAH what a f** joke.

The US president is the puppet master of all the region's presidents. They are all corrupt and are taking away our resources/ sovereignty.
Written by: josean This user is banned, 4 May 2013 10:34 PM
From: United States, Guillermo President 2016 Because Our Future Depends On It!

Breaking News..............

While Diandino Peña's Son and the PLD have killed Horse Racing in DR

Dominican Jockey wins the Kentucky Derby on Orb!

Congratulations Joel Rosario!

Written by: josean This user is banned, 5 May 2013 7:50 AM
From: United States, Guillermo President 2016 Because Our Future Depends On It!

Meanwhile Back in Reality

The PURPLE TAX MUGGING seems to be working Miracles:

"The executive director the Association of Industries the Dominican Republic affirms that in the first quarter of the new year sales have dropped 20%.

"La directora ejecutiva de la Asociación de Industrias de la República Dominicana afirmó que en los primeros tres meses del año en curso las ventas cayeron en promedio de un 20 por ciento."

She stated that in the construction sector alone the drop has been a drastic 58%.

Other areas were sales have also plumetted are both in alcholic and non-alcoholic beverages as well as edible oils.

No wonder crime is skyrocketing!

How are those Abusive PLD TAXES helping to Civilize DR again IDIOT IRS Atabey?

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Written by: Ricardolito, 5 May 2013 7:48 PM
From: Dominican Republic, Zona Colonial
Horse racing in the DR has always been a joke and the races are not recognised by the international authorities...nnever have been ..However Dominicans handle horses very well both on the ground and when riding , even though they ride longer than inmost other counries
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