Haiti - News : Zapping...
The Haitian airline Sunrise Airways announced "To serve you better, we are adding even more flights between Port-au-Prince and Santo-Domingo, from July 6, 2020" See also : https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-31123-haiti-flash-sunrise-airways-resumes-flights-between-haiti-and-the-dominican-republic.html
Online booking on www.sunriseairways.net
Insecurity : the Court of Appeal relocates
Due to the situation of insecurity, the Superior Council of the Judicial Power (CSPJ), informs the judicial actors and the litigants in particular and the general public, that the court of Appeal currently located at the Bicentenary is transferred to #6 of rue Casséus.
DR : 36 fighting cocks seized...
A truck traveling to Haiti via the Dajabón border post in the Dominican Republic was stopped. During the search of the truck, a stolen motorcycle and 36 fighting cocks were found and seized by the Dominican authorities. The roosters are said to belong to Franslin François, a Haitian trader. The Haitian driver and trader were arrested and taken into police custody.
USA : 244th anniversary of independence
Pradel Henriquez Minister for Culture :
"The United States celebrates July 4, 2020, the 244th anniversary of its Independence day. It’s a time of great demonstrations everywhere in this country always very hospitable towards thousands of our Haitian compatriots. This year marked by a global health crisis, the American people, deeply bruised by this pandemic, celebrate their independence in a special way. On behalf of the Government and people of Haiti, I wish our friends in the United States of America a happy Independence Day celebration."
Chancellor Claude Joseph :
"On behalf of the government and people of Haiti, we wish all of our American friends a happy Independence Day," Chancellor Claude Joseph.
This day also reminds us that nearly 800 Haitian soldiers fought alongside the Americans to defend the independence of the United States, of which Christophe, Beauvais and Rigaud were particularly famous during the battle of Savannah in 1779.
Covid-19 : The Ministry of Health ready to help manufacturers of medicines
"The Ministry of Public Health is ready to support all manufacturers and distributors of drugs in the process of approving their products intended to prevent or cure Covid-19," declared Mrs. Jisette Letelier, Director of pharmacy at the Ministry, stressing that the Department wants to ensure before all drugs are effective and do not pose a danger to the population.