Haiti - News : Zapping...
As part of the fight against zombies checks, the Ministry of Public Health has recovered nearly 200 million gourdes during the last 10 months in central and departmental directorates, and health facilities throughout the country.
Tens of thousands of young people flee Haiti
The Mayor of Les Cayes Gabriel Fortuné said on the radio of the capital, that the fleeing of thousands of young Haitians to Chile http://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-23276-haiti-flash-nearly-105-000-haitians-arrived-in-chile-in-2017.html were the result of national bankruptcy and corruption in the country, encouraging Haitians in Chile to learn a trade and come back to be useful to the country.
Few Foreign Direct Investment
On Friday, at the International Forum on Arbitration in Haiti, organized by the Chamber of Conciliation and Arbitration of Haiti (CCAH), Tessa Jacques Antoine, the Director General of the Center for Investment Facilitation (CFI), presented the Haiti's experiences with foreign direct investment (FDI). Emphasizing "[...] although there have been public policy efforts facilitating the entry of FDI into the economy, much remains to be done in attracting FDI to Haiti."
Exploitation of the stones of the littoral...
A delegation of the Ministry of the Environment is currently in the South-East to learn more about the issue of exploitation of the stones of the coast of the municipality of Marigot.
New Instrument Landing System
L'Office National de l'Aviation Civile (OFNAC) travaille sur l'installation d'un nouveau Système d'atterrissage aux instruments (Instrument Landing System - ILS) au niveau de l'aéroport International Toussaint Louverture.
Lycée Toussaint friend of hygiene
The Toussaint Louverture High School has received a plaque of honor from the Ministry of National Education which elevates it to the rank of Shool Friend of Hygiene http://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-22764-haiti-health-closure-of-the-project-certification-of-friendly-schools-of-hygiene.html . Rodrigue Duverger, the High School Director, said the plaque was a follow-up to the results of the hard work of the various players in the public high school and said he would continue this momentum not only at the physical level, but also at the intellectual level.