Haiti - News : Zapping...
Sunrise Airways has suspended all flights between Port-au-Prince, Haiti and its three destinations in Cuba - Havana, Santiago de Cuba and Camaguey - for the period from 7 to 8 September. If weather permitting it, unrise Airways will resume flights to Cuba on September 9, 2017.
In Brazil, family reunification continues
The Brazilian ambassador in Port-au-Prince says the Haitian community in Brazil is adapting and the process of family reunification is continuing. The diplomat Fernando Vidal announced that his government has already regularized the situation of 107,000 Haitians in recent years.
Ratification of the budget postponed
The session to allow senators to ratify or not ratify the draft budget 2017-2018 scheduled for Wednesday, has been postponed due to strong differences between senators.
National health forum
On Tuesday at the Karibe Hotel in Petion-ville, Prime Minister Lafontant participated in the official launch of the national health forum 2017.
Michel-Ange Gédéon in Bon Repos
Tuesday morning Michel-Ange Gédéon, the Director General of the Haitian National Police (PNH), paid an assessment visit to Bon Repos to see the state of progress of the development of the PNH hospital https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-21059-haiti-politics-follow-up-visit-of-the-hospital-s-work-for-the-police.html
IRMA : Extraordinary Government Council
On Tuesday, at the end of the day, in order to take urgent measures to reduce the impact of Hurricane IRMA, Prime Minister Jack Guy Lafontant presided at his official residence an Extraordinary Council of Government with a view to finalizing the provisions to be implemented before, during and after the passage of IRMA. https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-22029-haiti-flash-general-mobilization-face-the-irma-threat.html