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The Ministry of Environment, the Ministry of Justice and Public Security, the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, the Secretary of State for Public Security and the Mayor of Port-au-Prince, organized a intervention in the market Salomon to enforce the decree banning the import and sale of polyethylene products in the country.
The Executive convene political parties around election
Wednesday, August 14, the Executive convened at the Karibe Convention Center in Petion-Ville, political parties at a meeting about the organization of the forthcoming elections on the theme of "Dialogue on Elections". Political leaders have already suggested they might not respond to this invitation...
The Dominican authorities considering regularize the situation of Haitians...
José Ricardo Taveras, Dominican Director of Immigration said that the Dominican authorities are considering to regularize the situation of Haitian citizens who can prove they live and work in border communities including Dajabon, Montecristi, Pedernales, Elías Piña, Independencia and Jimani so that they can continue to conduct business legally, while reminding employers of Haitian citizens, that they have their part of responsibility in monitoring the behavior of these people.
Resolution agreement on the ban of Dominican poultry products
On Monday, a resolution agreement concerning the export ban in Haiti of Dominican poultry products (chicken and eggs), was sent to the Dominican President Danilo Medina. This resolution agreement shall be signed by the authorities of both countries.
Haitian law does not allow marriage for all
In reaction to the unfortunate incident last Saturday https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-9208-haiti-social-regrettable-incident.html Me Lucmane Dellile, the Government Commissioner of Port-au-Prince recalled "The Haitian legislation does not recognize the right for people of the same sex to marry [...] Such an act constitutes a serious violation of law. Haitian law does not allow marriage for all [...]"
Documentary on Tourism and Gastronomy in Haiti
Stéphanie Balmir Villedrouin the Minister of Tourism, proceeded to the signing of a memorandum of understanding with the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) for the production of a documentary on Tourism and Gastronomy in Haiti with Chef José Andres.