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Rufus Ewing, Prime Minister of Turk and Caicos Islands (TCI) said his government would consider this year the possibility of introducing a drone program, with the assistance of the United Kingdom and the governments of the Bahamas, to help curb illegal immigration of Haitians to TCI.
NOTICE Embassy of Mexico
The Embassy of the Republic of Haiti in Mexico inform the Haitian community as from 1 February 2014, all consular transactions will now be paid through bank deposits in U.S. dollars on the following accounts: CIBANCO Cuenta in dólares #: 657,425 and SCOTIABANK Cuenta in dólares #: 7266545. The persons concerned must present themselves at the Consular Section of the Embassy with the original receipt of the bank. No cash will be received. For more information contact the Embassy at +52-55-55572065 or +52-55-50802487
The Minister of Culture of Cuba visited the Citadelle Henry
Wednesday as part of the inauguration of the square Jose Marti in Cap Haitien https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-10371-haiti-politic-president-martelly-inaugurates-the-jose-marti-square-in-cap-haitien.html Rafael Bernal Alemany, the Minister of Culture of Cuba visited the Citadelle Henry accompanied among others by the Minister of Culture of Cuba visited the Citadelle Henry accompanied among others: Mrs. Michele Frisch, General Director of the Musée du Panthéon National Haïtien (MUPANAH), Monique Rosann, Director of the Institute the Protection of National Heritage (ISPAN) and the Cuban Ambassador in Haiti, Ricardo Napoles.
The micro zoning maps available soon
The engineer geologist Claude Prépetit, said that the findings of micro zoning in the metropolitan area of Port-au-Prince, should be available by the end of January. "We are finalizing the maps this week, the results of micro-zoning should be available soon."
Coordination Meeting of the Social Sector
In the early weeks, before his departure for Davos (Switzerland), the Prime Minister, Laurent Lamothe also Minister of Planning, chaired the coordination meeting "Social Sector" with the various ministers and representatives of the entities involved in the planning, implementation and evaluation of government social programs.