Haiti - News : Some news here and there...
Thursday, Stéphanie Balmir Villedrouin, the Minister of Tourism met nearly a dozen investors of the British delegation. Ms. Villedrouin exposed, during the meeting, the country's potential in terms of tourism investment during the presentation of its various action plans.
Fight against the sale of expired drugs
"The Haitian pharmacies must be in order," declared Me Lucmane Delille, Chief prosecutor of Port-au-Prince. Recently, Démex Frédéric, President of the Haitian Association of Pharmacists (APH), had declared on a radio station in the capital, that counterfeit medicines kill many more people than cholera. Therefore "justice will crack with the utmost rigor against offenders who distribute on the local market, expired drugs," warned Me Delille.
Training of queens and kings
A great day of training was held Thursday to the attention of future kings and queens of the National Carnival 2013 in Cap-Haïtien. That same Thursday, was held in Cap-Haitien the raditional Carnival toddlers (kindergarden and primary schools) !
The rector of the UEH in Boston
Professor Jean-Vernet Henry, Rector of the UEH, is currently in Boston (until February 11) in order to initiate discussions with senior officials of "Regis College" around the creation, to the UEH, of master programs in nursing.
T-Vice has 20 years
Thursday at the Primature, the Prime Minister, Laurent Lamothe honored Roberto Martino and the group T-Vice at a Ceremony where he handed a Honor plaque for 20 years of the group.