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The Ministry of National Education and Vocational Training (MENFP) held Wednesday, the semifinals of the 2013 National Championship of Reading. 72 students of 10 departments have met and 6 finalists (Top Readers) have been selected, they are : for the 3rd AF: Sara Berger, West (PSUGO), Loveda Movin, Nippes and Tehillah Mercius, Artibonite and for the 4th AF Samika Bruna Delhomme, Northwest, Rose Nanda Baptiste, Artibonite and Wilna Andre, South. The final is scheduled for this Friday, August 23, 2013 from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm atHistorical Park of the Sugar Cane. Admission is open to the public and free.
Tabling of the investigation report of the Chamber of Deputies
The Commission of the Lower House, to investigate the circumstances surrounding the death of Judge Jean Serge Joseph must submit its report on Friday at the office of the lower house, indicated Gluck Théophile, one of the members of the Commission.
The Prime Minister received Riyad al-Malkim
Thursday morning, the Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe received at his private residence, Riyad al-Malkim the Foreign Minister of the Palestinian National Authority.
Food insecurity down
The agronomist Pierre Garry Mathieu, Head of the National Coordination of Food Security (CNSA), welcomed the improvement of the current food situation in the country, which is due to the success of the 2013 growing season, noting that the number of Haitians experiencing food insecurity is decreasing.
Ede Pèp present in Ile-à-Vaches
During the visit of Prime Minister in Ile-à-Vaches Ede Pèp team, took the opportunity to register mothers of the island to the program "Ti Manman Cheri" and at the same time continue the identification of beneficiaries that can enjoy the privileges of the various components of the National Social Assistance Programme.