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17th Annual Holiday Luncheon and Reception

Posted by Keith Wiley, Intern

On December 6th, the World Trade Center Harrisburg Team hosted the 17th annual Holiday Luncheon and Reception. This year we had a particularly interesting luncheon program focused onthe Dominican Republic. WTC member Irma Olivo, Sales Manager for Latin America at Integra Life Sciences was our presenter. 

Check out our photos from the luncheon on Facebook! For more information on traveling and doing business in the Dominican Republic feel free to take a look at the cultural reportfor the Dominican Republic. These reports are prepared periodically for WTC members traveling to specific countries. 

Below is a brief overview and some fast facts about the Dominican Republic:

Capital City: Santo Domingo Official Language: Spanish Currency: Dominican Peso Land Area: 48,442 km2 Population:10,219,630 Climate:Tropical Religions:Catholic 95%, Other 5%
Irma began her presentation with an overview of the various Holidays celebrated in the Dominican Republic and shared cultural  a…