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Very concerned about the insecurity linked to begging observed, particularly in the area of the Toussaint Louverture International Airport, the prosecutor of Port-au-Prince will take steps to halt this phenomenon "From Monday, formal instructions were passed to the police authorities," has informed Me Me. Jean Renel Sénatus, the Government Commissioner. According to him, individuals who practice begging around the Toussaint Louverture airport are connected to gangs of thugs.
Now Gabriel Fortuné no resigns...
The President Martelly in visit in Jacmel for Carnival celebrations has informed that at his request, the Departmental Delegate of South, Gabriel Fortuné, had decided to reverse his decision to resign and he stays in office. https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-4938-haiti-culture-national-carnival-in-les-cayes-j-7-gabriel-fortune-resigns.html
The tax system of Curaçao inspires the Haitian Government...
On a visit to Curacao last Wednesday with a delegation led by President Martelly, Laurent Lamothe, the Minister of Foreign Affairs, explained how the tax system of Curacao could help Haiti "We had a good meeting, we will sign a cooperation agreement between our two Governments and this agreement will benefit the Haitian government in practical ways, why ? Because Curaçao has highly advanced technological means to recover their taxes. We just watched a set of strategies that their governments has put in place. Before it lost $ 1 billion in taxes, now it has recovered nearly $500 million that goes directly into their budget, so this is a very effective means that they have and we are interested..."
The Ministry of Haitians Living Abroad (MHAVE) organizes from April 18 to 22, 201, the Week of the diaspora. During this period, activities such as: a mini-marathon of 32 km, meetings with young Haitian professionals from abroad and those living in Haiti, a series of panel discussions on various topics, training seminars, brainstorming workshops, a football match between a team of Haitian diaspora and another in Haiti, shows etc..., will take place. To hold this event, the ministry solicits financial support from sponsors of the site. The MHAVE offers three types of sponsorship including a custom option that could be adapted to meet the specific objectives of marketing campaigns and this, within the budget allocated to advertising. An official with the Ministry is available to meet with leaders of businesses and provide any additional information.