Haiti - News : Zapping...
On Tuesday, in the context of the trial of Clifford Brandt, judge Denis Pierre Michel of the Criminal Court of Gonaïves, decided to accede to the request of the Public Ministry concerning the hearing of the flrmer police inspector, Edner Comé, considered as a key element in the kidnapping of the two Moscosso children. The hearing has been suspended and will resume on January 15, 2019.
2,000 road accidents in 6 months
On Monday, the Haitian organization Technical and Operational Services for Accident (STOP-Accidents) revealed to have registered in partnership with the National Ambulance Center and the Haitian Red Cross, nearly 2,000 road accidents throughout the country for 6 last month of 2018 (June 2018 to January 6, 2019), which resulted in the death of 231 people.
Diaspora : Record of Transfers
The diaspora transfers to Haiti in 2018 reached a record $ 3.2 billion, or 37% of all wealth produced in the country. An amount that is 3 times higher than the country's exports, 10 times more than tourism revenue and double the state revenue.
NOTICE French Guiana : Passports ready
The Consulate of Haiti in French Guiana informs those concerned that the passports requested in October and November 2018 are available at the Consulate. Thank you for returning your receipts and old passports to pick up new ones at office hours: Monday to Friday from 8:00 to 13:00 and Saturday from 9:00 to 12:00.
Diaspora : Requiem Mass
The Consulate of the Republic of Haiti in Orlando invites the Haitian Community of Central Florida to a Requiem Mass in memory of the victims of the earthquake that occurred on January 12, 2010 in Haiti. This Mass will be sung on Saturday, January 12, 2019 at 6:30 pm at St. Andrew's Church located at 801 North Hastings Street, Orlando, FI 32808.
Haiti in the final of the International Youth America Ballet Competition
The Lynn William Rouzier Dance Institute ranked third in the International Youth America Ballet Competition and is qualified for the Grand Final to be held next April.