You are here > 1Up Travel > Countries of the World > Caribbean > Dominican Republic



 At a Glance



  History & Culture








 Worth a Visit !!



  Maps & Cities


  Eating Out



  Travel Links

 Country Facts









  Transnational issues


  Dominican Republic Guide
  Dominican Republic Maps
  Dominican Republic Hotels
  Dominican Republic Flag
  More Dominican Republic Flags
  Dominican Republic Geography
  Dominican Republic Travel Warning

Travel & Tourism . Tourist Guide to the Country

Dominican Republic Administration

Tell a friend

The Dominican Republic is divided into 29 provinces and one National District that is (Santo Domingo). The provinces that makes up Dominican Republic are ,Azua, Baoruco, Barahona, Dajabón, Duarte, Elías Piña, El Seibo, Espaillat, Hato Mayor, Independencia, La Altagracia, La Romana, La Vega, María Trinidad Sánchez, Monseñor Nouel, Monte Cristi, Monte Plata, Pedernales, Peravia, Puerto Plata, Salcedo, Samaná, Sánchez Ramírez, San Cristóbal, San Juan, San Pedro de Macorís, Santiago, Santiago Rodríguez, and Valverde.
A representative democracy governed by a President and a bicameral Congress formed by the 30 member Senate and 149 member Chamber of Deputies.
Both houses are directly elected. Elections are held every four years. The national government is divided into 29 provinces and the capital district, each with its own civil government.
Currently, the principal government officials are President Leonel Fernández Reyna and Vice President Jaime David Fernandez Mirabal. The next presidential elections are set for May 16,2000, the next parliamentary elections are scheduled for May 2002.


Acknowledgements: ASIATRAVELMART.COM

Make 1Up Travel your HomepageSend this Page to a FriendGo to Top of PagePrint this PageAdd 1Up Travel to your Favorites


Compare Country InfoHotel DirectoryGeographyFlagsWorld MapsTravel WarningsNational Parks


AsiaAfricaCaribbeanMiddle EastNorth AmericaSouth AmericaCentral AmericaOceania PacificEuropePolar Regions


DestinationsMonumentsAncient WondersModern Wonders Natural Wonders


World TimeISD CodesTravel Links Link Exchange


Disclaimer: Although we've tried to make the information on this web site as accurate as possible, we accept no responsibility for any loss, injury or inconvenience sustained by any person resulting from information published on this site. We encourage you to verify any critical information with the relevant authorities before you travel.

Copyright © 1Up Travel All Rights Reserved.
Go Up

Privacy Policy