S&P'S Upgrades Dominican Republic's Credit Ratings to BB- (May-20-2015).
On May 20th, 2015 the rating agency Standard and Poor's
upgraded the long-term rating of the Dominican Republic to BB-,
from the level of B+ that de Republic had from mid-2011. S&P,
through a press release,
that the upgrade in the rating is the result of improvements in
both fiscal accounts and the performance of the economy.