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DOMINICAN REPUBLIC MINISTRY OF TOURISM WEEKLY UPDATE

January 28, 2021
www.godominicanrepublic.com What’s New in Dominican Republic:
Dominican Republic Announces Complimentary COVID-19 Antigen Testing | The Dominican Government, through the Ministry of Tourism and Public Health, has announced new country-wide measures that it will begin offering free antigen testing to all international visitors staying at a hotel to meet the new Centers for Disease Control’s travel protocols requiring travelers as of January 26, 2021 returning to the U.S. to present proof of a negative COVID-19 or antigen test prior to departure. Beginning on January 26, these rapid tests will be administered at no cost by technical health personnel at the hotels, and the test results will be certified by the Ministry of Health. www.godominicanrepublic.com La Romana Property To Host The 34th Annual Caribbean International Pro Am II | Casa de Campo Resort & Villas is set host a new edition of the renowned Winter Pro Am Series from February 28 to March. 5. The championship will take place at the three designer golf courses: The Links, Dye Fore and Teeth of the Dog. The Winter Pro Am Series are a perfect getaway for golf groups or families. www.godominicanrepublic.com New Direct Flight to Punta Cana | Frontier Airlines announced they will be adding a new nonstop flight from Miami International Airport to Punta Cana International Airport. The nonstop flight will be operating weekly on Mondays and Fridays and is set to commence March 8, 2021. www.flyfrontier.com
News releases, images and the press kit also can be accessed from the official DR Ministry of Tourism website: www.GoDominicanRepublic.com. For additional photos, b-roll and more specific needs, please contact Callie Murphy (callie.murphy@bvk.com) or Pacome Schembri ( pacome.schembri@bvk.com), BVK PR for the Dominican Republic Ministry of Tourism.