President Luis Abinader promised that he will continue to support the tourism industry and help micro, small and medium-sized companies develop and grow.
The president made these statements when meeting with representatives of the value chain of the tourism sector at the Grand Bávaro Princess hotel.
The head of state announced that to continue supporting tourism and help businessmen in the sector, a financial window will be opened through the state-owned Banreservas Bank.
He argued that the government will provide the necessary funds so that next year a territorial reorganization is carried out to allow the advancement of the real estate sector in the area.
The president assured that hard work is being done so that the Land Management Law is approved in order to be applied.
Abinader informed that 2.8 million dollars were allocated for the construction of the Sargasso Barrier and 70 million pesos for the Beach Regeneration Plan, which will benefit 35 beaches throughout the country.
In the same way, the president instructed the Ministry of Public Works to start the asphalting of the different roads in the area.
He stated that his government gives special attention to the landfills at the tourist spots that affect Bávaro and Punta Cana.
President Abinader assured that the Dominican economy has improved and added that the agricultural sectors and free zones present a very good outlook.
Regarding the discipline that the government carries out, he considered that expenses have been reduced considerably.
He pointed out that they are working hard and in an orderly manner to maintain social subsidies in areas that have not yet developed economically.
On his side, the Minister of Tourism, David Collado, said that the president believes in the tourism sector and that he has not turned his back on it.
Collado said that the country should be proud of the government headed by Luis Abinader because it has worked in an honest and transparent manner.
The Administrative Minister of the Presidency, José Ignacio Paliza; the mayor of the tourist district, Verón-Punta Cana, Manolito Ramírez, as well as entrepreneurs and investors from the tourism sector.