Archive for May, 2012

Les élections, oui, mais…

May 28, 2012
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Les élections, oui, mais…

LeNouvelliste:Robenson Geffrard rgeffrard@lenouvelliste.com Les élections pour renouveler le tiers du Sénat et les collectivités territoriales ne seront pas possibles en novembre prochain, selon plusieurs organisations politiques. Suite à l’annonce du Premier ministre Laurent Lamothe, la classe politique exige beaucoup de réponses à de nombreuses appréhensions. Mirlande Manigat 8 10 sénateurs, 142 conseils municipaux et...
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Michel Martelly revoit l’administration publique

May 28, 2012
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Michel Martelly revoit l’administration publique

LeMatin:Depuis l’installation du nouveau Premier ministre Laurent Salvador Lamothe, l’exécutif a opéré des changements dans certaines institutions qui n’avaient pas été touchées depuis l’arrivée de Michel Martelly à la présidence. D’autres établissements publics dont les directeurs ont récemment été changés par le Président ont encore connu des mutations. > Tandis que l’on attendait encore...
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Many hospitals, doctors offer cash discount for medical bills

May 28, 2012
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Many hospitals, doctors offer cash discount for medical bills

The lowest price is usually available only if patients don’t use their health insurance. In one case, blood tests that cost an insured patient $415 would have been $95 in cash. By Chad TerhuneMay 27, 2012, 5:00 a.m. A Long Beach hospital charged Jo Ann Snyder $6,707 for a CT scan of her abdomen...
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‘Emergency plan’ to eradicate polio launched

May 27, 2012
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‘Emergency plan’ to eradicate polio launched

Anuradha Gupta, from India’s Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, says they remain vigilant despite becoming free of the disease Tackling polio has entered “emergency mode” according to the Global Polio Eradication Initiative after “explosive” outbreaks in countries previously free of the disease. It has launched a plan to boost vaccination in Nigeria, Pakistan...
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Investors plan soccer stadium for Haiti shantytown

May 27, 2012
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Investors plan soccer stadium for Haiti shantytown

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — A local sports hero, a New York real estate developer and a well-known architect are teaming up to build a soccer stadium in Haiti’s notorious Cite Soleil, hoping to revive the seaside shantytown known throughout the hemisphere for its extreme poverty and gang battles. Foreign investors in Haiti have largely directed...
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Haitian dance troupe Ayikodans provide intense, thrilling performance

May 27, 2012
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Haitian dance troupe Ayikodans provide intense, thrilling performance

By Jordan Levin jlevin@MiamiHerald.com Physically ripped and emotionally expansive, the Haitian dance troupe Ayikodans returned to Miami and the Adrienne Arsht Center on Friday evening. The swell of emotion that surrounded the troupe’s performance there a year ago, as community leaders gathered to support a company on the verge of collapse after the Haitian...
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‘Really quite disastrous’

May 27, 2012
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‘Really quite disastrous’

WashingtonPost: By Editorial Board, Saturday, May 26, 3:23 PM AS THE WORLD’S worst outbreak of cholera continues to ravage Haiti, international donors have averted their gaze. Humanitarian relief groups, short of cash, are folding their tents. A pilot project to vaccinate Haitians against the disease, recently undertaken at a cost of $400,000, reached only 1 percent...
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Joseph Lambert et Kelly C. Bastien exclus officiellement de la Plateforme INITE

May 27, 2012
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Joseph Lambert et Kelly C. Bastien exclus officiellement de la Plateforme INITE

C’est ce qui ressort de la conclusion d’une résolution adoptée par le directoire de la plateforme. « Vu les récents positionnements de des uns et des autres, il parut nécessaire, opportun et impérieux de traiter définitivement le cas des sénateurs Joseph Lambert et Kelly Bastien », lit-on dans une note expédiée à la rédaction...
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Les Milliards d’Haïti – Une Exclusive Interview de Colin Powell…

May 27, 2012
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Les Milliards d’Haïti – Une Exclusive Interview de Colin Powell…

Why The US Owes Haiti Billions – The Briefest History (Original English Version below) Les Milliards d’Haïti – Une exclusive interview  de Colin Powell Collin Powell se passe de présentation. « De sensibilité plutôt démocrate, le général Powell reste fidèle au parti de Ronald Reagan (républicain), entraînant avec lui bon nombre de Noirs américains,...
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MARTELLY GOVERNMENT IN CRISIS BEFORE IT STARTS

May 26, 2012
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MARTELLY GOVERNMENT IN CRISIS BEFORE IT STARTS

    OVERSELL ROUZIER, SELECTION PROBLEMS FOR CABINET POSITION- PARANOIA CREATES CRACK IN HIS SUPPORT BSE AS IDIOTS FORCE OUT THOSE WHO COULD HELP May 26, 2011 Martelly has avoided those who could give his government a quality base while bringing those in who will create divides in the community. For example, Haiti has...
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