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Ani Villas opens latest property in Dominican Republic

Ani Villas, a secluded, 14-suite private resort that commands its own dramatic peninsula, has opened its doors in the Dominican Republic. Surrounded by the sea on three sides, the four-acre estate trades on spectacular vistas.

Caribbean tourism hotspots Jamaica and the Dominican Republic have unveiled plans for closer cooperation in a range of areas. Signing a memorandum of understanding on the sidelines of the United Nations Global Conference on Jobs & Inclusive Growth, the destinations pledged to increase collaboration in tourism, trade, sports, culture, and education.

The first Eurowings long-haul flight from Dsseldorf took off earlier, headed for Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic. The dream destination will be operated with four flights a week, on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays.

The Caribbean Hotel & Tourism Association is deepening its partnership and outreach to hoteliers and tourism partners in the Dominican Republic.

Ani Villas has announced plans to debut its fourth property in the Dominican Republic next summer. Now under construction, the new resort juts into the Caribbean on a four-acre, north coast peninsula, minutes from the countrys best beaches and a Trent Jones clifftop golf course reminiscent of Pebble Beach.

World Travel Market London 2015 will offer the Dominican Republic Tourism Board a chance to celebrate the 6% rise in international visitors seen in the first half of 2015.

Seven people have died following a light aircraft crash in the Dominican Republic, with the dead believed to include the pilot and six tourists. The single-engine Piper PA-32 came down shortly after take-off from Punta Cana Airport on route to Arroyo Barril Airport, Samana.

Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic joins the exclusive list of cities chosen to host the Mercedes Benz Fashion Week as the brand celebrates 60 years in the country

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Carnival Corporation today announced it will begin welcoming guests at its newly developed Amber Cove port in the Dominican Republic beginning October 2015. Six of Carnival Corporations nine brands will call on Amber Cove along the countrys Amber Coast a partial filming location for the original Jurassic Park movie to give cruise passengers another exotic location to explore as part of their vacation experience.

The Expedia group, one of the worlds largest online travel companies, has announced the opening of offices in Punta Cana and Santo Domingo, the companys first local offices in the Dominican Republic. As one of the Expedia groups top producing destinations within the Caribbean, the Dominican Republic is an in-demand market with 305 hotel partners, said Demetrius Canton, director of lodging partner services for the Caribbean, the Expedia group.

IHG has announced the groundbreaking on a 20-story, 225-room InterContinental hotel located in the Piantini neighbourhood of Santo Domingo in the Dominican Republic. Real Hotels & Resorts, a hotel division of Salvadorian-based Grupo Poma, will own the new development and invest US$70 million in the project.

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