LatinNews Daily - 15 May 2019

In brief: Dominican Republic

* The governor of the Dominican Republic's central bank (BCRD), Héctor Valdez Albizu, has announced that foreign direct investment (FDI) to the counry reached US$803.7m in the first quarter, up 28.2% compared with the same period in 2018. Valdez said that the FDI mainly went to communications, tourism, and real estate.