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The Minister of Tourism and Creative Industries, Stephanie Balmir Villedrouin, proceeded to the inauguration, this Friday, August 29, 2014, of the first international ffice of tourism promotion in the Dominican Republic. The new office is part of the promotion of Destination.
Moïse Jean Charles pray that the 5 senators resign but...
According to Senator Moïse Jean Charles, the 5 senators who threatened to resign in order to facilitate the outcome of the election crisis was already resigned (démissionnaires) "I pray so that they resign. I expect they indicate the date of their resignation," said Senator while indicating that the latter do not need to play this game [?] because President Michel Martelly, according to him does not intend to hold elections in the country.
Conference on Climate Change in Haiti
The Minister of Agriculture, Eng. Agr. Thomas Jacques, participated Thursday 28 in a conference on climate change in Haiti with the theme "Climate Change and Agriculture: Understanding to better adapt." In his speech, the Minister Jacques wanted to publicly commend the Catholic Relief Service (CRS) and its partner the International Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT) for sponsoring and conducted the study entitled "Haiti: Coffee and Mango Productions and climate change. "This study has highlighted the potential impacts of climate change on agricultural production, especially coffee and mango. He also said that the MARNDR is open to all research initiatives of adaptive and rational solutions in the fight against climate change.
Installation of SAE West
After the installation of Enterprise Support Service (SAE) of the Department Northeast on Thursday 14th August in Ouanaminthe. Yesterday Thursday in the conference room of the Ministry, the Minister of Commerce and Industry, Wilson Laleau proceeded to that of Enterprise Support Service (SAE) of the Department of the West in the presence among others of Director General of MIC, Ghisler Dugas and representatives of the Department of the West and SAEs.
Martelly met the creator and Coordinator for "Chansons Haïti"
The President of the Republic, Michel Martelly, met Thursday at the National Palace, Karine Margron Martelly, creator and coordinator of "Chansons Haïti" (Songs Haiti), a project which aims the written transcript of songs of the folk music, traditional and classic Haitian, the production of sheet music and their distribution. Three of the sheet music books have already been produced and a fourth dedicated to the songs of Auguste de Pradines, aka Candio, grandfather of the Head of State, is in preparation. Candio was a great composer of historical and satirical songs of the 1900s.