Why DR?

Dominican Republic in key areas:

Location Infrastructure Social and Political Stability Legal framework

Location

48,311 Km2

Total area

77F to 95F

Medium temperature

10.1 MM

Total population (2016)

7

Int. Airports

12

Seaports

6.3 MM

Passengers / year

SOCIAL AND POLITICAL STABILITY

General environment of social peace, is one of the most stable democracies in Latin America and the Caribbean, and macroeconomic stability.

FOREIGN INVESTMENT INCENTIVES (Law 16-95)

National treatment for foreign investors

Free access to international currency through local banks and the Central Bank of the Dominican Republic

Allows 100% benefit repatriation

Technology transfer is considered an investment

Free convertibility of funds

EXCELLENT AND MODERN TELECOMMUNICATIONS SYSTEM

Direct Local and International Remote Dialing

Advanced Business Communications Systems

Fiber Optic Cable Lines. (Broadband)

Wireless connectivity (wireless (On-site GSM Cells)

More than 9.9 Million Fixed / Mobile Lines

Main Cities Connected with Fiber Optic Cable

EFFICIENT LABOR REGIME

Highly skilled workforce with competitive salaries.

PREFERENTIAL ACCESS TO MAIN INTERNATIONAL MARKETS

Commercial Agreements signed by the Dominican Republic:

RD-Central America Free Trade Agreement

CARICOM Free Trade Agreement

RD-Panama Free Trade Agreement (partial scope)

RD-US Free Trade Agreement (DR-CAFTA)

RD Free Trade Agreement – European Union (EPA)

FOREIGN INVESTMENT INCENTIVES (Law 16-95)

INVESTMENT PROTECTION THROUGH:

Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency of the World Bank (MIGA)

Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC)

Founding Member of the World Trade Organization (WTO)