The director of the Authority port Dominican, Jean Louis Rodriguezreported that the Port Cabo Rojo of Pedernales, will generate 4,000 jobs direct and indirect once operations begin.
The official of portentity that will manage the port together with the Mexican firm ITM Group, expressed itself in those terms during the first piece of work, an act headed by President Luis Abinader yesterday.
“The citizens of Pedernales and the entire southern region are finally going to receive new employment and economic opportunities, social growth and training,” added Rodríguez.
He argued that people who look at the Dominican Republic from the sea “will be arriving at the shores of a country that is advancing in its transformation into a modern, safe port, full of technological innovations and a country and region that welcomes them with open arms.” ”.
the owner of port He indicated that after the construction and commissioning of the port “we will be able to receive up to one million cruise passengers a year,” and indicated that the work will have representative elements of Dominican culture.
David Collado: We have taken a concrete step in the development of tourism in the DR
the minister of Tourism, David Colladoexpressed that a concrete step has been taken in the development of the sightseeing in the Dominican Republic that has been recovering in a sustainable and vigorous way.
Collado highlighted that from December to April, 444,000 foreigners have arrived in the country, of which 80% have arrived in Puerto Plata.
Minister Collado announced that in October the organization of the largest and most important summit of sightseeing of cruise ships hand in hand with the FCCA, where the CEOs and the main executives of all the shipping companies that make life in Latin America, Central America and Florida will meet.