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The launch of this excursion has found the support of operators of the Fair and of the OPETUR (receptive Tour Operators Association of the Dominican Republic). The Travel Agency D.S launched an excursion of Puerto Plata to the Citadelle within the framework of the first tourism fair of Puerto Plata called DISCOVER POP. he Project of this excursion was very well received by both foreign operators of the North Coast than U.S. operators who visited the fair that will sell it to the United States.
Carlton Rara in Haiti for 3 shows
After 4 years of absence, the Franco-Haitian artist Carlton Rara will be in Haiti or 3 exceptional concerts with his new album "Home" ! Friday, December 7, Festival of Friendship in Jacmel - Saturday, December 8, 9:00 pm, at the Garden Studio Petion-ville - Tuesday, December 11, 7:00 pm, at the French Institute of Haiti (Bois Verna). Admission: 500 Gourdes.
Business Mission of Georgia in January 2013
Last Friday, a group of Businessmen of Georgia met with the Consul General Gandy Thomas and the Public Relations Officer of the Consulate of Haiti, Mr. Reginald Michel to plan a business trip to Haiti in early 2013. Messrs. John Ellington and Reginald Maisonneuve, respectively Chief Executive and Director Telecom of the Company Equity Technology Partners, Mr. Joseph Quattlebaum of Proforma Healthcare Solutions and Vice-President of World Trade Center Atlanta, Mr. Gu Julin have expressed their desire to make a visit on the ground to identify investment opportunities in the areas of health and telecommunications.
This Friday, December 7, the second BiblioTaptap (Haitian mobile library), open its reading area, of games and discussion to the populations of north of the country, around the city of Limonade. Since July 2012, the first BiblioTaptap, which serves the area of Port-au-Prince, has allowed each week to 5,000 Haitians, to read novels, poems and plays of major authors of the Haitian literature and participate equally in activities organized in collaboration with the associations of each neighborhood.
Closure of the Consulate of Haiti in Orlando
The Consulate of the Republic of Haiti in Orlando informs the Haitian Community of its Jurisdiction that the Consulate will be closed on Saturday December 8th 2012 in Celebration of "The Immaculate Conception of the Virgin Mary".