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Wednesday, the Investment Facilitation Center (CFI) visited the premises of SURTAB, a company that works in the assembly of tablets in Haiti. CFI delegation was received by Mr. Diderot Musset, Responsible for operations, who presented the different steps in the assembly of components before to achieve a tablet noting that his company aimed exclusively the international market, and had orders from among others, Kenya and China.
Loss of Dominican nationality
Thursday, following the decision of the Constitutional Court to remove Dominican Dominican nationality to foreigners born after 1929 in the Dominican Republic from illegally parents, Pierre-Richard Casimir, the Minister of Foreign Affairs, accompanied by the Ambassador of Haiti in Dominican Republic, Dr. Fritz N. Cinéas, of Stépanie Balmir Villedrouin, the Minister of Tourism and David Bazile, Minister of Interior and Territorial Communities, met with the Standing Committees (Foreign Affairs, Worship and Haitians Living Abroad) of the Lower House.
OPL wants to end with the Republic of Port-au-Prince
On Thursday, the "Organization of People in Struggle" (OPL) party presented its "program of strategy for the refounding of the nation-state" focused primarily on agriculture, agro-industry, fisheries, livestock and construction industry. According to the General Coordinator of the OPL, these sectors can foster job creation. To this end, the OPL intends divide the country into 4 large regions or poles of development in order to end the Republic of Port-au-Prince.
Graduation 125 border surveillance agents
Friday was held at the Oasis Hotel, the graduation ceremony of 125 border surveillance agents. In this occasion, the Prime Minister, Laurent Lamothe, in his address to the new agents declared "We need many hands to win the fight against smuggling [...]" For his part Fresnel Jean-Baptiste, Director of the General Administration of Customs stated that "Two phases are planned in the deployment of customs officers [...] On Monday, we'll have a massive deployment to physically occupy the customs territory of Haiti."
World Teachers' Day
This Saturday, October 5, 2013, is World Teachers' Day, on this occasion, teachers unions in the country denouncing the poor quality of education and drew attention to the poor living conditions of teachers...