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Maria Marte Started Washing Dishes Overseas – Now She is Two Michellin Stars

She’s Dominican.  Maria is the top chef at Madrid’s “El Club Allard” restaurant’s kitchen.  Maria had a child residing in Spain while living in Jarabacoa, Dominican Republic. She moved to Madrid to be closer to her child and started washing dishes in 2003.  While holding several jobs, Maria moved up the ranks and helped the restaurant obtain two Michelin stars which they have retained. She is the only female in Madrid to accomplish such task.

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Republica Dominicana vence a Cuba y Avanza en Torneo Mundial

El equipo femenino de la República Dominicana vencio a Cuba y se mantienen invictas con dos victorias sin fracasos. Las dominicanas ganaron tres sets (25-19, 25-13, 25 -9) en el Campeonato Mundial Sub-23 que organiza la FIVB las cuales son partes del grupo B. La jugadora mas sobresaliente de todas, la capitana del equipo, Brayelin Elizabeth Martínez, quien tiene un remate relampago, anoto 15 puntos en 18 intentos y dos bloques. Dominicana jugara este viernes contra China a las 4:00pm. Cuba, quien ha sido historicamente un rival potente de Republica…

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The Export of Rum – The Republic’s Proud Quality Stands

The foundation for promoting business in the Caribbean island, Dominican Commerce, said yesterday it will sponsor the Dominican Rum Festival 2016 in the city of New York. The event will bring together entertainment, tasting booths, demonstrations, and an array of historical bits and pieces. The location, time and date have yet to be determined. Event managers and board will meet in Newark to decide venue and will have a date by end of summer 2016. Cast your vote to help us decide. A quick video about different ways to make…

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Digital Signage Interaction – Responsive and Creative

Digital Signage has developed into the norm of communicating crispy messages to a High Definition audience.  Take for instance Times Square, where audiences come to experience digital content by the masses.  This may come as a shock to some but Fortune 500 companies are still using static content (huge banners and posters) as part of their marketing strategy.  What are some advantages and disadvantages of signage?  What are the benefits of static vs. dynamic?  We randomly asked people in the Square who expressed feedback. “I see trucks parked here all…

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3D-Printing Becoming an Industry Standard?

3D printing is here to stay.  Which Verticals will it will revolutionize our world with? What is 3D printing? Best commonly known as Additive Manufacturing, 3D printing is the ability to make solid objects utilizing a digital (computerized) models. Applications in different verticals Health – Body parts, prosthetics, eye glasses, 3D food printer Technology – Camera lenses, phone covers, robots, tv glass Construction – Walls, floor, building parts.

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The Impact of Health Monitoring Devices

Monitoring your health experience can motivate you to do better.  Social media and manufacturers have found ways to helps us track our success by measuring heart rate, steps, and pressure, food intake, and regular lifestyle patterns.  Many questions still surround the psychological effects of these devices within the Digital Health Community. How is the rapid movement change affecting they way we think about health?  On a Heart Rate Monitoring abstract done by J Achten, and AE Jeukendrup mentions that “Over the last 20 years, heart rate monitors (HRMs) have become…

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Dominican Commerce tours various cities in D.R. to promote Medical, Technology, Export

Santiago, R.D. — With a high demand for Latin American products and concepts, our development team visits the Dominican Republic to promote the awareness of Exports and Investment from the Caribbean island to the EU. Dominican Commerce will lead a presentation tour at various cities in D.R. to promote the sectors of Medical Equipment, Information Technology, Export, Telecommunications, Education and Textiles which he hopes will succeed. The tour will include visits to organizations such as CODOCAFE, CONOCACAO, Centro Leon, Brugal, Punta Cana, Cap Cana, along with owners of three other small businesses from…

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Latin American Chamber of Commerce – Newsletter – 12/10/2010

Forthcoming Events CDRC Web Launch                              Nov. 2010 Ron Atlantico (DR) Degustation    Nov. 10th @ Carlo IV Hotel Tercera Semana Dominicana          Nov. 23rd @ ICC in Prague, CZ CEI-RD Inauguration                          Feb. 2010 Dominican Commerce Event          Feb 2010 Political and Business Diary With the rescue of 33 Chilean miners, the brief threat to and subsequent restoration of Rafael Correa’s leadership in Ecuador and numerous high-profile business dealings, events in Latin…

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Technology 

Fasoo File-Based Security – This document will self-destruct in 15 seconds!

Document life cycles have been discussed in previous forums and many document management conferences around the world. How can we provide users the ability to set timers on their documents? Or how long did the recipient read my memo for? Toshiba Business Solutions partnered with Fasoo, an Enterprise High-End DRM (Digital Rights Management) and has been categorized the best in File-Based security in the market. From Print Security to Content Platform Integration, Fasoo “allows organizations to prevent unintended information disclosure or exposure, ensure a secure information-sharing environment, better manage workflows…

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Outsource your Business Processes in Dominican Republic (BPO)

With an average cost savings of 35% it is no surprise that Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) is becoming an essential business option. In pursuit of cost reductions, organizations are shifting labor to the Dominican Republic.  By providing cost savings and real-time data to companies seeking BPO expertise and solutions, DOMINICAN COMMERCE is uniquely positioned to assist companies attempting to offshore their business processes. The Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) sector in Dominican Republic will increase your Company’s flexibility and turn fixed costs into variable costs. Through an increase in Technology quality…

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