Dominican Republic

    An International Monetary Fund mission visited Santo Domingo Aug. 3-19 for the second and third reviews of the country’s stand-by agreement with the international institution. At the end of the reviews, the IMF said the country is rapidly recovering and revised its project growth rate for the Dominican Republic to up to 6 percent by the end of 2010.

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    • Ivy Mungcal

      As former senior staff writer, Ivy Mungcal contributed to several Devex publications. Her focus is on breaking news, and in particular on global aid reform and trends in the United States, Europe, the Caribbean, and the Americas. Before joining Devex in 2009, Ivy produced specialized content for U.S. and U.K.-based business websites.