Haiti - News : Some news here and there...
Marie Clunie Dumay Miracles, one of the electoral adviser in the CTCEP, has indicated that no date has been chosen for the organization of the upcoming elections in Haiti "Before setting the date of the next election, we must first establish the electoral calendar," and for that the electoral law must be ratified in Parliament...
Fear of the KID
This week the "Konvansyon Inite Demokratik" (KID) has expressed concern that the power in place win the next election unfairly in the detriment of the opposition parties, by using the privileges of the state [money, vehicles and state media etc...]
Senate Committee visited the National Penitentiary
According to Senator Hyppolite Mélius, President of the "Commission on Human rights and anti-corruption", the members of the Commission have arried out Friday a visit to the National Penitentiary. This was to assess the situation of inmates in the largest prison center.
Delegation of the Turks and Caicos, visiting the North
Stéphanie Balmir Villedrouin, the Minister of Tourism and Ms. Dieudonne Luma Etienne, the Departmental Director of Tourism North, welcomed a delegation of authorities and members of the private sector of Turks and Caicos and Providenciales, visiting the metropolis of North. The members of the delegation, in addition to participating in the Festival of the Sea (August 9 to 11), will visit among other the Citadelle, Choiseuil and the Caracol Industrial Park.
Festival of the Sea in Cap-Haitien
The Ministry of Tourism through its regional office in the North, kicked off this Friday, August 9, the second edition of the Festival of the Sea on the Boulevard du Cap. This year the festival takes place at Camp Louise. T-Micky Group performed at the official launch of the event. The authorities of the Ministry of Tourism, took the opportunity to present awards to certain artists (musicians, actors) Capois that have marked Haitian culture including Daniel Larivière, Nicole Levy and Daniel Fils-Aimé, aka Tonton Bicha. This event created in the Destination Nord is a way for the MDT to animate tourist areas to make more attractive this area, gathering some of the most important tourist sites in the country.