This important group began operations in the Dominican Republic in 1992. Currently, it runs the Gran Palladium Punta Cana Resort & Spa in Bavaro (situated in the country’s easternmost portion). This three-hotel complex (offering all-inclusive services) features a luxury hotel. It also operates the Dominican Fiesta Hotel & Casino in Santo Domingo, the capital city. The Fiesta group, as part of its corporate social policy, promotes the protection of natural resources by supporting environmental policies and active participation in such programs as Earthcheck, Travelife, Marti and others.