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Power Grid Mostly Restored In Punta Cana And 90% Of Resorts Operating Normally

Although hurricane Fiona devastated many parts of the Dominican Republic, including Punta Cana, authorities have largely managed to restore power across the country, and 90% of all hotels are up and running. The situation is expected to improve gradually over the coming days as workers address the most pressing issues. Hurricane Fiona caused winds of …

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Punta Cana Declared Disaster Zone As Authorities Evaluate Extent Of Damage To Local Resorts

Punta Cana and several other regions in the Dominican Republic have been declared a disaster zone as hurricane Fiona leaves behind a trail of destruction. Although the hurricane is no longer battering the country, authorities are only beginning to understand the magnitude of the damage it left behind. Several of the Dominican Republic’s most popular …

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Hurricane Warning And Evacuations Issued For Dominican Republic

Authorities in the Dominican Republic have issued mandatory evacuations for parts of the country as tropical storm Fiona strengthens to a category one hurricane. Civil protection officials have also increased the number of provinces under red and yellow weather alerts, where severe meteorological conditions are expected. Hurricane Fiona is forecast to hit the Dominican Republic later today. …

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Dominican Republic Issues Weather Alert For Punta Cana As Tropical Storm Fiona Approaches

19 provinces in the Dominican Republic have been put on high alert as tropical storm Fiona quickly moves towards the island. The storm is expected to make landfall on Monday, although severe weather is expected to affect large parts of the country on Sunday. Many of the country’s popular resort destinations – including Punta Cana …

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13 New Flights Announced For The Dominican Republic

13 new routes to the Dominican Republic have been announced starting this fall from several North American and European destinations. The announcement comes on the heels of the launching of a new low-cost airline in the county, Arajet, which will further help boost affordable connections to the Caribbean island from Canada and Central America. Although …

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The All-Inclusive Resort Bahia Principe Grand Cayacoa Will Reopen In November

The hotel company Bahia Principe Hotels & Resorts announced that their famous resort in Samana, the Bahia Principe Grand Cayacoa, will reopen its door on November 22 this year.  The all-inclusive hotel will offer guests 284 rooms, three pools, five restaurants, and four bars. Lluisa Salord, senior vice president of global sales, contracting & distribution, …

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Dominican Republic Is Seeing Concerning Rise In Dengue Fever Cases

The Dominican Republic is seeing a concerning rise in the number of dengue cases reported in the Caribbean island. The country’s public health ministry notified 436 new cases of dengue in the past four weeks, and 8 people are suspected to have died due to the disease this year. Public health authorities are asking residents …

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Air Transat Announces New Flights From Canada To Dominican Republic

Air Transat has announced that it will be flying to the Dominican Republic from eight Canadian cities for the 2022-2023 winter season. The airline is rapidly expanding its network across several Caribbean destinations. The new flights are in addition to the ones announced earlier this year for the upcoming summer season, meaning passengers on Air …

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