Crazy truck, at least 6 dead
On Tuesday, a rocker truck driver lost control of his vehicle in the descent to Bel-Air, near Parc St Victor (Cap-Haitien), destroying everything in its path, striking several people. According to a partial report, the accident reportedly resulted in the death of 6 people, who lost their lives (4 on-site and 2 in the hospital) and injured many others.
Secretary of State condemns
In a note by Léon Ronsard Saint-Cyr, the Secretary of State for Public Security condemns with extreme rigor the acts of violence and vandalism perpetrated during the demonstration that took place this Saturday September 30, 2017 in the metropolitan area The authorities, in accordance with the law, proceeded to the arrest of several trouble-makers and appealed to the population for calm and serenity.
Sunrise Airway targets Chile...
According to our information, the Haitian airline Sunrise Airway is currently taking steps to obtain a permit from the Chilean Civil Aviation. Meanwhile, Sunrise Airway will fly charter flights with another airline as of Friday, October 6, 2017.
Budget, Senator Patrice Dumont concerned
The Senator of the West, Patrice Dumont, Rally of Haitian Patriots (RPH), expresses his concerns about the various changes discreetly implemented by the Executive in the Finance Act after the publication of the text "It is a childish decision" recalling that President Jovenel Moïse had the opportunity to make these changes before, by objecting to the text voted by Parliament.
NOTICE of the Ministry of the Environment
The Ministry of the Environment recalls that one of its priorities is to ensure environmental security while ensuring the implementation of the projects that will support the country. It also stresses to everyone that all projects or activities, whether private or public, are subject to the environmental assessment procedure. All information concerning this procedure are available to the Ministry and the various Departmental Directorates.
Ratification of the law on the community
On Tuesday, in plenary session, the senators ratified the law revising the decree of 1 February 2006 fixing the modalities of organization and functioning of the departmental community by 14 votes for, 1 abstention and 0 against.