Business News Dominican Republic

  • An aerial View of Bora Bora, French Polynesia

    Beijing and Taipei are competing for allies in the Pacific Islands, a region rich in natural resources.

  • Bavaro Beach in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

    Many parts of the Caribbean are cheaper to travel to in summer when several islands go "off peak," compared to fall and winter high-season prices. 

  • SYDNEY- Speech by Tony Richards, RBA head of payments policy, at the Australian Business Economists event on cryptocurrencies. BUENOS AIRES- Central Bank of Argentina releases monetary policy statement. BEIRUT- Lebanese central bank governor Riad Salameh and other government officials and business leaders from the country and the region participate in the...

  • SYDNEY- Speech by Tony Richards, RBA head of payments policy, at the Australian Business Economists event on cryptocurrencies. BUENOS AIRES- Central Bank of Argentina releases monetary policy statement. BEIRUT- Lebanese central bank governor Riad Salameh and other government officials and business leaders from the country and the region participate in the...

  • BUDAPEST- The National Bank of Hungary will present its quarterly inflation report, with updated forecasts on key macroeconomic indicators- 0800 GMT. SYDNEY- Speech by Tony Richards, RBA head of payments policy, at the Australian Business Economists event on cryptocurrencies. BUENOS AIRES- Central Bank of Argentina releases monetary policy statement.

  • MUMBAI, India- The Reserve Bank of India will release the Monetary Policy Committee minutes for June policy- 1130 GMT. BANGKOK- Bank of Thailand monetary policy committee meeting. **BUDAPEST- The National Bank of Hungary will present its quarterly inflation report, with updated forecasts on key macroeconomic indicators- 0800 GMT.

  • SYDNEY- Reserve Bank of Australia will release the minutes of June monetary policy meeting 0130 GMT. WARSAW- National Bank of Poland holds Monetary Policy Council Meeting. BUDAPEST- Hungarian Central Bank holds its rate-setting meeting 1200 GMT.

  • PRAGUE- Czech National Bank board member Vojtech Benda takes part in a debate called "Are Czech wages really unnaturally low?" MELBOURNE, Australia- Speech by Philip Lowe, RBA Governor, at the Australian Industry Group event, Melbourne 0330 GMT. ZAGREB- Croatia National Bank holds monetary policy meeting.

  • ANKARA- Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey holds monetary policy meeting- 1100 GMT. LIMA- Central Bank of Peru announces interest rate decision. BUENOS AIRES- Central Bank of Argentina releases monetary policy statement.

  • WARSAW- National Bank of Poland holds Monetary Policy Council Meeting. BUDAPEST- Hungarian Central Bank to publish the minutes of its May 2018 rate-setting meeting 1200 GMT. THURSDAY, JUNE 7 ANKARA- Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey holds monetary policy meeting- 1100 GMT.

  • WARSAW- National Bank of Poland holds Monetary Policy Council Meeting. SYDNEY- Reserve Bank of Australia holds interest rate meeting 0430 GMT. BUDAPEST- Hungarian Central Bank to publish the minutes of its May 2018 rate-setting meeting 1200 GMT.

  • President Donald Trump visits the Forbidden City with China's President Xi Jinping in Beijing on November 8, 2017.

    Relations may worsen if a high-ranking U.S. official attends the June 12 launch of the American Institute in Taiwan's new office.

  • KIEV- National Bank of Ukraine holds monetary policy meeting. KIEV- The Governor of the National Bank of Ukraine Yakiv Smoliy holds a press conference 1100 GMT. TUESDAY, MAY 29 WARSAW- National Bank of Poland holds Monetary Policy Council Meeting.

  • SYDNEY- Reserve Bank of Australia Governor Philip Lowe will give a speech at the Australia-China Relations Institute, Sydney 0805 GMT. KIEV- The Governor of the National Bank of Ukraine Yakiv Smoliy holds a press conference 1100 GMT. TUESDAY, MAY 29 WARSAW- National Bank of Poland holds Monetary Policy Council Meeting.

  • SYDNEY Reserve Bank of Australia Deputy Governor Guy Debelle will give a speech at the CFO Forum 2018- 2310 GMT. WARSAW- National Bank of Poland holds Monetary Policy Council Meeting. SYDNEY- Reserve Bank of Australia will release the minutes of May monetary policy meeting 0130 GMT.

  • MANILA- Philippines Central Bank holds Monetary Policy Meeting. PRAGUE- Czech National Bank will release the minutes of its May 2018 Monetary Policy Meeting. SYDNEY Reserve Bank of Australia Deputy Governor Guy Debelle will give a speech at the CFO Forum 2018- 2310 GMT.

  • Senator Robert Menendez, a Democrat from New Jersey.

    Prosecutors earlier this month said they wanted to retry Menendez after a mistrial, but a judge's ruling hampered that plan.

  • Erika Rigaud,15, holds an American flag as she joins with others to mark the 8th anniversary of the massive earthquake in Haiti and to condemn President Donald Trump's reported statement about immigrants from Haiti, Africa and El Salvador on January 12, 2018 in Miami, Florida.

    Haitians will no longer be eligible for U.S. visas given to low-skilled workers, the Trump administration said on Wednesday.

  • Hurricane Maria lashes Dominican Republic after Puerto Rico

    The category 3 hurricane on the Saffir-Simpson wind scale was about 55 miles (90 km) north of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic.

  • Hurricane warnings still in effect for Puerto Rico

    WTVJ Meteorologist Steve MacLaughlin reports on the latest developments of Hurricane Maria.