Haiti - News : Some news here and there...
Dieuseul Simon Desras, President of the Senate denies "There was no negotiation with the Executive regarding the names of ten new advisors to the Superior Court of Auditors and Administrative Disputes" contrary to the statements of former Senator Joseph Lambert who says otherwise... https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-10419-haiti-politic-the-president-of-the-senate-threat-joseph-lambert-responds.html
Carnival 2014 Hotels predatory pricing
The hotels in Gonaïves (350 rooms) and the Côte-des-Arcadins, demand between 300 and U.S. $ 400 per night during the carnival period, on the commercial principle that when demand is rising, prices rise... Before this deplorable situation, Grégory Saba, the Chairman of the Carnival Committee 2014, stated that the Ministry of Tourism was taking the matter in hand.
Reopening of the consulate office in Atlanta
The Consulate General of Haiti in Atlanta, informs the Haitian community of Atlanta, that the office will resume its services this Friday, January 31, 2014 from 9:00 am follow the many difficulties caused by the snowstorm, which has hit Georgia last Tuesday. In case of emergency call 404-395 4221.
Departure of 20 Haitian scholars for Morocco
On Thursday, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced that, following their participation in the "Gouvennman an lakay ou" program, organized Wednesday, 13 November 2013, in the premises of the Town Hall of Delmas, 20 scholars Haitians have gone to Morocco. These youth will be trained in the following areas: medicine, life science, mathematics, biology, chemistry, geology, physics and IT.
3rd Edition of "Carnival of Books"
This Friday, the National Directorate of Book (DNL) has launched the third edition of the "Carnival of books." This year, the caravan will travel several towns and distribute thousands of books for young people.