Haiti - News : Some news here and there...
Tuesday April 1, 2014, the Ministry of Tourism will proceed to the launch of the tourist transport and the opening of the office of the Tourist Police at Toussaint Louverture International Airport. On this occasion, 15 new taxis will be given to drivers from the Association of guides drivers of Haiti (ACGH) and the Association of Independent Drivers of Haiti (ACID). Through this project, the Ministry intends to professionalize the sector and improve the quality of our tourism offering.
Works to rebuild the North Pier
After the arrival mid-March of a barge carrying a large lot of heavy equipment for the execution of the reconstruction of the North Pier, the company "Grandi Lavori Fincosit (GLF)" is actively preparing the site for his vibro-compaction and demolition of the wharf collapsed. Then the company will rid the bottom of the sea of rubble.
Result of matches of Park Saint-Thérèse of Petionville
Sunday, the Park Saint-Thérèse of Petionville newly renovated by the Administration Martelly-Lamothe, was the scene of three football games. In the first game, Club Jacquot Football Passion bowed [0-2] before the selectyion of theMinistry of Youth. The second match between the team of the Presidency to that of the Municipality of Petion-Ville ended in a draw [0-0] Finally, the highlight of the evening opposed the Don Bosco Petionville against the Strikers Miami. which concluded [2-0] in favor of Don Bosco. The two goals were scored in the first half by Estama Jhon Miky Benshy and Junior Delva.
Exhibition "Women Painters of the Workshop's Head of Water"
Friday at the Museum of Haitian National Pantheon (MUPANAH) in the presence of several personalities from the artistic and cultural world of Haiti, took place the opening of the exhibition "Women Painters of the Workshop's Head of Water" (Les Femmes Peintres de l’Atelier de la Tête de l’eau) which allow you to dmire from March 28 to April 22, the works of four talented artists, Andrée Georges Naudé, Tamara Baussan, Marie-José Nadal and Michèle Manuel, which, through their work have been able to mark their time contributing to the development of modern art in Haiti.
World Urban Forum
The Unit for Housing Construction and Public Buildings (UCLBP) will represent Haiti at the World Urban Forum, which runs from April 5 to 11 in Medellín (Colombia).