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In ATOR called is ready to receive citizens of the country

Eight countries are ready to accept Russian tourists "on easy terms," he said at a briefing in NSN Executive Director of the Association of tour operators of Russia (ATOR) Maya Lomidze.

"This is Turkey, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Mexico, Maldives, Croatia, Egypt and the United Arab Emirates.

In the Dominican Republic the number of cases COVID-19 exceeded 40 thousand

Daily increase in cases of infection with coronavirus in the Dominican Republic exceeded 1200 in total contracted 40 790 thousand persons, informs the Ministry of health of the country.

Over the past day there were 1202 cases of coronavirus. In total, the Dominican Republic identified 40 790 cases COVID-19, the number of deaths is 842, 13 deaths were recorded over the past day. It is noted that recovered a total of more than 20 426.

In the Dominican Republic decided how to receive tourists

The Ministry of tourism of the Dominican Republic published the final security protocols that should be observed by tour operators and hotels to take the foreign visitors that the country became available from 1 July, according to ATOR.

At airports immediately upon disembarking from the plane, all passengers will measure the temperature. If it is above 38 degrees Celsius and/or there are other symptoms of the disease, tourists will do a quick test on COVID-19 and will take measures for their isolation and treatment.

Dominican opposition Abinader declared victory in the presidential elections

The candidate from the opposition of the Modern revolutionary party Louis Abinader said about his victory in the presidential elections of the Dominican Republic.

"Forecasts indicate that our victory is officially irreversible," said Abinader, speaking before thousands of supporters gathered to celebrate his victory, which put an end to the 16 years of the reign of the Dominican liberation party (the party of President Danilo Medina).

The procedure for the election of the President of the Dominican Republic

According to the Constitution of the Dominican Republic (2015), the President is head of state and is elected by secret ballot at the same time with the Vice-President every four years.

The President may be re-elected for one consecutive term, but then ineligible to run for the same position.

In the Dominican Republic abolished the emergency on coronavirus

The action of the presidential decree about introduction of state of emergency to combat the epidemic of coronavirus in the Dominican Republic ended July 1, reported the press service of the President of the country.

A decree signed by President Danilo Medina "is cancelled the state of emergency imposed by the decree 134-20 on March 19, 2020."

In the Dominican Republic announced an epidemic of coronavirus

The Minister of public health of the Dominican Republic Rafael Sanchez Cardenas declared epidemic on the national territory to combat the spread of coronavirus COVID-19.

"The decree instructs the suspension of the economic, social and entertainment events from 20:00 to 5:00 every day of the week, except for some," said the official, quoted by the newspaper Dia.

It became known as the hotels in the Dominican Republic to change the system "all inclusive"

All the hotels on the territory of the Dominican Republic, who previously worked on the system "all inclusive", to return to it after the return of foreign tourists, but with some modifications, said the Director of the office for tourism in Russia, Ukraine and Belarus Galina Lysenko.

"The hotels are fully loaded, is about 50 percent of the total load. Service system all inclusive stays at all the hotels where she was before — said the expert. But there are some changes. If in a hotel, for example, 10 power points, but three service worked only two restaurants, but now they all, including bars, will be open to visitors throughout the day. That is, it will be the buffets in all the restaurants that are on site".

In the Dominican Republic police broke up a demonstration against racism

The national police of the Dominican Republic on Monday used riot police to disperse a peaceful demonstration against racism, in social networks, the Agency has published at this point, warning of the dangers of large gatherings of people because of the threat COVID-19.

"Several activists were detained, paying tribute to the memory of George Floyd, an African American who was killed as the result of police brutality in the USA," confirmed RIA Novosti Dominican economist Tito Olivos, who was in touch with the detainees.

It turned out, as Russian tourists in the Dominican Republic

Experts have told how the Russian tourists in the Dominican Republic, according to ATOR.

The Dominican Republic is gradually emerging from quarantine. The first of the four points of the plan for the phased removal of restrictions imposed in connection with the pandemic coronavirus, commenced on 20 may and will last for 14 days.

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