Haiti - News : Zapping...
This Tuesday morning the Ministry of Tourism informs that will be signed at the premises of Kaliko Beach on the Arcadin Coast, a concession agreement between Kaliko Beach Hotel and Hilton. Hilton's "Double Tree" label will be awarded to Kaliko.
On Monday, many taxi-motorcycle drivers took to the streets of Port-au-Prince to protest against the 1,750 Gourdes imposed by the authorities as part of the new security measures, which make it mandatory to wear helmet and an identified t-shirt. If they are not against these measures, the drivers say they do not have such a sum of money to acquire these accessories before the deadline of August 8th http://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-21688-haiti-news-zapping.html They ask the mayor of Port-au-Prince to help them.
New Consul of Haiti in Atlanta
The staff of the Consulate of Haiti in Atlanta wishes good luck and good work to the new Consul Roody Metellus, Head of Mission by Interim since last July 27th. The Consulate of Haiti takes this opportunity to thank Pastor Faustin Lebon for his service as Consul from July 2016 to July 2017.
Words of the PNH DG
"Our police is National, but we can not hide behind our sovereignty to do anything. All eyes are fixed on us. We have a duty of image and a duty of results," declared Michel-Ange Gédéon, the Director General of the Haitian National Police (PNH).
Cleaning in Port-au-Prince
The mayor of Port-au-Prince, Ralph Youri Chevry, accompanied by his deputy Mrs. Kettyna Bellabe, launched the major works of cleaning of the Bld Harry Truman.
Protector of the citizen : hearing of candidates
Jean Renel Sénatus, Président of the Senate's Committee on Justice, Security and National Defense, announced that candidates for the position of Protector of the Citizen will be heard before the Commission on Wednesday (August 9th). He also promised to submit his report to the Assembly on Thursday.