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PIISA Industrial Park Represents 25% of Exports

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THE NEW GENERAL CUSTOMS DIRECTORATE OPEN A NEW OFFICE AT PIISA On August 9th, The General Director of Customs (DGA), Enrique Ramírez Paniagua, stated that in the first half of this year total exports from free zones showed an increase of 3% compared to the first half of last year, reaching US$2.565 billion. During the ceremony inaugurating the new DGA office in the installations of PIISA Industrial Park, Ramírez Paniagua predicted that exports will reach US$6.000 billion this year. Ramírez Paniagua…

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First DGII Training Session at PIISA

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With the objective of encouraging tax-related education and the correct implementation of current tax norms, the General Internal Tax Directorate (DGII) began a training session targeted at free zone businessmen, in collaboration with the National Free Zone Council (CNZFE) and the Dominican Free Zone Association (ADOZONA). Opening remarks were given by José Manuel Torres, executive director of ADOZONA, who welcomed all those attending.  Representing the DGII was Hamlet Gutiérrez, Manager for Special Regimes, and Luz Castro, head of the Tax…

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Baxter News

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OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY DIVISION OF THE LABOR MINISTRY OF THE DOMINICAN REPUBLIC RECOGNIZES BAXTER HAINA The General Directorate for Industrial Security and Hygiene, a division of the Labor Ministry of the Dominican Republic, recognized Baxter Haina for its commitment to the prevention of occupational risks in accordance with the administration of our occupational safety and health program, granting program certification for the 2017-2020 period, regarding compliance with Dominican Regulation 522-06 on occupational health and safety. BAXTER DOMINICAN REPUBLIC SUPPORTS ITS MISSION…

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Productive Linkages between Local Industries and Free Zones Companies

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Productive chains active in the Dominican Republic including free zone companies and local industry have become an inspiration for hundreds of Dominican companies who see in these commercial exchanges great opportunities for growth, which encourage competitiveness and support their vision to take their businesses to the next level. This reality was made apparent during the debate entitled “National and international experience in Productive Chains between local industry and free zone enterprises,” which was held recently in the Hotel Jaragua in…

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The World Bank believes in Dominican Free Zones

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A new report presented by the World Bank suggests a series of policies to strengthen free zones in the Dominican Republic as a vehicle for sustainable and inclusive economic growth, and their use to attract direct foreign investment and encourage the creation of better paying and higher qualified jobs. “The Dominican Republic is one of the pioneers in the use of free zones globally. This diagnosis identifies three main challenges for a more competitive and inclusive sector: the impact of…

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PIISA Values Impact of Highway Linking Community of Nigua with the Industrial Zone

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PIISA Industrial Park (PIISA) congratulated the Government on the construction of the new two-way highway linking the community of Nigua with the Haina industrial zone. “PIISA is pleased to extend its heartiest congratulations to the Ministry of Public Works and Communications (MOPC) in the person of its Minister, Mr. Gonzalo Castillo, for the inauguration of the Haina-Nigua variant, a work which was requested of President Danilo Medina,” according to a press release by the business group. The route, which comprises…

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Shingo Institute Presents Award to Hospira

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The Shingo Institute, part of the Jon M. Huntsman Business School of the University of Utah, has recognized the company Hospira Limited, which will be honored in the Gala Awards Ceremony as part of the 29th International Shing Conference held from April 24th to 29th, 2017, in Atlanta, Georgia, United States. The Shingo Prize is awarded to organizations with exceptional cultures that promote continuous improvement and organized thinking. The awards gala is the highlight of this five-day event, with a…

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