Haiti - News : Some news here and there...
Stéphanie Balmir Villedrouin, announced that a major French company of tourism and tourist agents of Guadeloupe and Martinique will visit Haiti in March to identify Haitian tourism products. The Minister also mentioned a partnership with the airline Air Caribbean. Moreover, the French Minister Frederic Lefèbre tourism should come to Haiti as part of strengthening of the cooperation between the two countries.
Final figure of the National Carnival 2012
According to Gary Desrosiers, the Deputy Spokesman of the Haiti National Police (PNH), the final figure of the National Carnival 2012 in Les Cayes are 2 dead, 175 wounded and thirty arrests whose two escapees of prison.
Decentralization of immigration services
Thierry Mayard-Paul, the Minister of Interior accompanied by the Head of State inaugurated on January 20, in Les Cayes, the Immigration Office South "This inauguration is a first step for the Ministry of Interior, in the decentralization policy [...] this will allow a person who needs to travel, not to having to travel to Port-au-Prince [...] it will find all the services where it lives, here in Les Cayes [...]" declared the Minister.
"...this immigration office is a testimony of our commitment to decentralize. Today the State wants to be closer to the population, the State wants to go where the population is to give the services [...] This is a first, people can stay here in Les Cayes, do their passport and pick them in this office, it had never been done in Haiti..." added the President Martelly.
The resignation of Delegate Fortuné, still not accepted by the President
The resignation of departmental Delegate of South has still not been accepted "the former Senator Gabriel Fortuné does not have the right to resign and he will remain in office until the final victory," declared the President Martelly, despite the contrary position of Delegate... "The Delegate of South was not chosen on the basis of friendship. I made the choice of Gabriel Fortuné because I realized that through his actions, he could help me develop the department," added the Head of State.