Dates slated for Dominican tourism exchange November 13, 2001 Share 1 -- PUNTA CANA, Dominican Republic -- The Dominican Annual Tourism Exchange (DATE) will take place April 11 to 13 at the Barcelo Bavaro Beach Resort here. The Caribbean Hotel Association, National Hotels & Restaurant Association and the Dominican Republic Tourism Promotion Council are coordinating the event. In its third year, more than 120 delegates are expected to attend. Last year, 75 suppliers participated in the program. DATE is open to wholesalers, tour operators, incentive buyers and charter operators to obtain information on the Dominican Republic product.Travel agent participation is under discussion. For more information on the event, contact the Caribbean Hotel Association at (787) 725-9139 or the National Hotels & Restaurant Association at (809) 687-4676 or via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.