President Moise announces new prime minister

first_img Mar 20, 2020 Haiti declares emergency over coronavirus, imposes curfew,… Dec 31, 2018 Dec 31, 2019 Jan 28, 2019 CARICOM SG congratulates Haiti on 215th Independence… Haiti President congratulates tennis star, Naomi Osaka center_img President Moise hails Preval as ‘worthy son of Haiti’The Caribbean Media Corporation (CMC) said Friday that  President Jovenel Moise has described former President Rene Preval as a “worthy son of Haiti”. He made the comment as he led the country in paying tribute to his predecessor who died on Friday at the age of 74. CMC said that…March 6, 2017In “CARICOM”Haiti names new prime ministerPORT AU PRINCE, Haiti, Feb 23, CMC – President Jovenel Moise says he has appointed Dr. Jack Guy Lafontant , a professor of gastroenterology at the Faculty of Medicine and Pharmacy of the State University of Haiti (UEH) as the country’s new Prime Minister. He replaces Enex Jean-Charles, who submitted…February 24, 2017In “CARICOM”PM Holness Congratulates Haiti’s new Prime MinisterOPM, Kingston, Jamaica  –  Prime Minister Andrew Holness this afternoon expressed his congratulations to the Honourable Jean-Henry Céant on his appointment as Prime Minister of the Republic of Haiti. In his capacity as Chairman of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM), Mr Holness, in an official letter expressed CARICOM’s commitment to continued partnership with…September 20, 2018In “CARICOM”Share this on WhatsApp (PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, CMC) – President Jovenel Moise Tuesday announced Jean Michel Lapin, who once served as a courier in the public administration, to be the new prime minister of this French-speaking Caribbean Community (CARICOM) country. Lapin, who had been serving as acting prime minister ever since 93 of the 103 members of the Chamber of Deputies voted in favour of removing Prime Minister Jean-Henry Ceant, last month, was reportedly one of three person who had been considered for the permanent position. The others were attorney Majorie Alexandre Brunache, a former Consul General of Haiti in Boston and the daughter of President Boniface Alexandre, and Gabriel Fortuné, the Mayor of Les Cayes, a town in south west Haiti. Haiti Independence anniversary continues to be source of… You may be interested in… In a twitter message on Tuesday prior to leaving the country for a visit to panama, President Moise confirmed the appointment of Lapin, the former culture and communications minister, who was named acting prime minister on March 21. Lapin will now spend the next few days forming his government before going before the Chamber of Deputies and the Senate to be ratified with a vote on his political programme. Lapin is the third head of government under President Moise, since he came to office in February 2017. The installation of a new government is an International Monetary Fund (IMF) pre-requisite for the disbursement of the first tranche of a US$229 million loan to Haiti. In 2018, Haiti, the poorest country in the Americas, had a record US$290 million deficit, while its national budget was estimated at US$1.8 billion. Political observers say that Lapin, a native of Jacmel, a port city in the southeast, is a relative unknown despite his years in the public administration and having served under the last four Haitian presidents. Share this:PrintTwitterFacebookLinkedInLike this:Like Loading… last_img read more

JLL’s first sale of year raises stellar £91.4m…

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Paramount Highlights

first_imgThe Paramount Theater in Huntington has become a top venue for live entertainment since opening in September of 2011. Live musical acts, comedy, and even boxing makes its way to the stage. Through Live Nation and Ticketmaster, crowds make their way through the doors of what has been dubbed a top worldwide club venue by Pollstar Magazine. And while it’s not on the East End, it’s still in Suffolk County, and draws crowds from this area.The venue of 1573 capacity has standing, hybrid, or fully-seated configurations with a large upper-level dance floor, fixed side loge-balcony seating, a mezzanine level, and a “Skybar.” What takes guests especially by surprise is the VIP Founder’s Room, modeled as a 1920s speakeasy with hidden doors to private rooms — envision a bookcase that rotates into your own little VIP hideaway. With all The Paramount has to offer, it’s no wonder it has a lineup worth heading up island for.On Thursday, July 11, the American alternative rock band Better Than Ezra will hit the stage. The band formed in 1988 in Baton Rouge and became popular in the 1990s, when their hit “Good” came out on the “Deluxe” album in 1993. Years later, in 2014, they hit the airwaves again with “Crazy Lucky” on their “All Together Now” album.Joe Deguardia’s Star Boxing presents Rockin’ Fights XXXV on Friday, July 19, a series The Paramount began to bring in talent from all over the world. Formerly to grace the stage for this event have been former world champion Chris Algieri, two-time world champion Demetrius “Boo Boo” Andrade, even actor Burt Young.Pop fans will quickly travel back in time to their “TRL” days when Lance Bass of *NSYNC hosts O-Town, Aaron Carter, Ryan Cabrera, and Tyler Hilton as they sing in the Pop 2000 Tour on Wednesday, July 24.Get ready for some laughs with six-season “Saturday Night Live comedian” alum Jay Pharoah on Thursday, August 1.Multi-platinum selling singer Gavin DeGraw will take the stage on Tuesday, August 6. The singer-songwriter sold over one million copies with his debut album “Chariot,” in 2003. He quickly rose to fame when the song “I Don’t Want to Be” became the theme song of the popular drama series “One Tree Hill.” His latest album, “Something Worth Saving,” was released in 2016.Have some “Red Red Wine” as others are “Falling in Love With You” at the UB40 concert on Thursday, August 8.Rock-and-roll fans are sure to line up for Ted Nugent on Saturday, August 10. Selling over 40 million albums, Nugent has performed more than 6500 live shows playing his hits “Journey to the Center of the Mind,” “Strangehold,” “Fred Bear,” and more.Another show to keep an eye out for after the summer season is The Gipsy Kings, featuring Nicolas Reyes and Tonino Baliardo, on Tuesday, September 10. Kids are sure to love Peppa Pig Live! on Wednesday, September 11. Summer will be far from over, but it’ll be a beach day with The Beach Boys’ “12 Sides of Summer” on Sunday, October 20. Enjoy a comedy hangover with Ken Jeong for an early or late show on Saturday, November 2.For a full lineup of events, visit Sharelast_img read more

Technifab reveals New Year updates

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Don’t twist my words

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Rebuilt Kirkdale depot to maintain Merseyrail fleet

first_imgUK: Metro Mayor of the Liverpool City Region Steve Rotheram buried a time capsule on May 16 to mark the ongoing construction of new depot facilities on an existing site at Kirkdale, where Stadler is to maintain the 52 electric multiple-units which it is to supply for Merseyrail services around Liverpool.The depot is being built by BAM Nuttall under a £20m contract awarded by Stadler Rail Services UK last year. It is scheduled for completion ahead of the delivery of the first of the new EMUs in June 2019, and the full fleet is expected to be in service in 2021.The contract also includes refurbishment of the existing Birkenhead North depot, which will be retained for overnight servicing and cleaning.Kirkdale depot is being designed to minimise the movement of stock. The site will feature a maintenance shed, washing and stabling facilities, a modified wheel lathe building, office space and a driving simulator suite. The four-car EMUs will be 65 m long, but the site will have provision to accommodate the EMUs should they be lengthened to 80 m.Speaking at the groundbreaking ceremony, Liam Robinson, Liverpool City Region’s portfolio holder for transport, said the new EMUs would ‘set the standard for the rest of the UK’.last_img read more

Police Chase Through Dalbeattie Ends In Crash

first_imgAddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to FacebookFacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitterTwitterShare to LinkedInLinkedInLinkedInOn Monday 12th August 2019, Police officers from the roads policing team attempted to stop a Green Mini One on the outskirts of Dalbeattie, the vehicle failed to stop and a pursuit ensued. The vehicle subsequently crashed in Bruce Road in Dalbeattie and the driver ran off from Police.The vehicle was found to have been stolen from Dobbies Wynd in Dumfries earlier in the day.Police are keen to speak to anyone who witnessed the vehicle pursuit or captured it on their dash cameras. They would also appreciate any premises on High Street, Craignair Street or Port Road who have external CCTV cameras that cover the roadway to contact Police Scotland.Anyone who can assist the police investigation should contact Police Scotland on 101, quoting incident 2882 of 12th August 2019last_img read more

Akron Zips Lead Miami (OH) 21-6 at Half

first_imgSpecial to NEOSI by Donte DurhamThe Akron Zips try to improve to 2-0 in conference play as they lead against the Miami RedHawks 21-6 at the half.The Zips trying to continue the momentum established last weekend when they defeated rival Kent State, host the winless RedHawks at InfoCision Stadium-Summa Field. The Zips are led by QB Tra’Von Chapman for the 2nd week in a row as starter, Thomas Woodson is still recovering from an injury that occurred two weeks ago when the Zips hosted Appalachian State.Chapman for the 2nd week in a row has the Zips in ‘winning’ position as he has accounted for all three Zips touchdowns in the half. The first score came off a 70 yard run on a read option that put the Zips ahead 7-3 and they haven’t looked back since. On their next drive he threw a pretty pass on a skinny slant to wide receiver Austin Wolf to give them a 14-3 lead.In the 2nd quarter they added to their advantage with a TD pass to JoJo Natson to put the home team ahead 21-3.Chapman: 11-20 for 126 yards, with 2 TDs and 0 interceptions. He’s also rushed six times for a team leading 75 yards.Defensively the Zips have been stout when needed. Miami has had some success through the air as true freshman Noah Wezensky has led the RedHawks for the 2nd week in a row.Wezensky is 10-16 for 114 yards with 0 TDs and Int but they haven’t been able to put the ball in the end zone when they have had the opportunity. It should be an exciting 2nd half as Miami does have a history of overcoming huge deficits against the Zips, just last year they made a game out of a contest that once saw them down by more than 20 points. It’s also homecoming day for the Zips as they try to stay perfect and win their 2nd straight in MAC play. Related TopicsAkron ZipsMiami RedHawks Matt Loedecenter_img Matt Loede has been a part of the Cleveland Sports Media for over 21 years, with experience covering Major League Baseball, National Basketball Association, the National Football League and even high school and college events. He has been a part of the Cleveland Indians coverage since the opening of Jacobs/Progressive Field in 1994, and spent two and a half years covering the team for 92.3 The Fan, and covers them daily for Associated Press Radio. You can follow Matt on Twitter HERE.last_img read more

Community Members Provide Input on Two Road Projects

first_imgHe says that project is a little ahead of schedule and may begin in early 2017. Once the Beaver Loop Road Project is completed, the City of Kenai has volunteered to take over maintenance and responsibility of the road. He added that residents of the area are also concerned that the wider roadway may cause an increase in speed through the neighborhoods. Holland: “We’re thinking about starting at the Kenai side, for various reasons. The first reason being we can cover the most distance with the money we have because on the other side of the project there’s some projects that have a higher cost. The other reason is that on the Soldotna there’s more property purchases required and up on the Kenai side there’s none.” Kenai Spur Project Manager Sean Holland with the Department of Transportation says the construction will be done in two phases since the state has secured only half of the $40 million is will cost to complete. Schmid: “When they’ve been manicuring everything right up next to the pavement and they have to come to terms with the right of way is 50 feet wide or whatever and doesn’t go all the way up there. It’s always a challenge but they understand. We clear the right of way not just to clear the right of way but it helps reduce maintenance and operations, it helps increase visibility for moose and side-streets when people come out to access the road.”  Tom Schmid, Beaver Loop Road Project Manager with the DOT, says some residents were concerned about their properties changing. FacebookTwitterEmailPrintFriendly分享Around 90 Kenai Peninsula residents visited the open house featuring the Kenai Spur Highway Renovation and Beaver Loop Road projects on Thursday night at the Kenai Visitors and Cultural Center. Attendees to the open house provided comments on both projects which will be reviewed by the project teams.last_img read more