President of Venezuela, Nicolas Maduro, to attend Association of Caribbean States in Haiti

The 5th summit of ACS (Association of Caribbean States) was attended by heads of State and Government of 15 countries. The last confirmation was from Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela's President, Nicolas Maduro. The ACS summit was held at Petion-Ville located in Republic of Haiti from April 23 to April 26, 2013. The 15 heads of states who attended the summit of Association of Caribbean States were:


• Haitian President, Mr. Michel Martelly.
• President of Venezuela, Mr. Nicolas Maduro.
• Mr. Winston Baldwin Spencer - honorable Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda.
• The Commonwealth of Bahamas' Prime Minister, Perry Christie.
• Dean Oliver Barrow - honorable Prime Minister of Belize.
• Juan Manuel Santos Calderon - President of Colombia.
• Laura Chinchilla Miranda - President of Costa Rica.
• Danilo Medina Sanchez - President of Dominican Republic.
• Otto Perez Molina - President of Guatemala.
• Porfirio Lobo Sosa - President of Honduras.
• Enrique Pena Nieto - President of Mexico.
• Ricardo Alberto Martinelli Berrocal - President of Panama.
• St. Kitts and Nevis' Prime Minister - Denzil Douglas.
• Suriname's President - Desire Delano Bouterse.
• Sebastian Pinera - President of Chile (the observer country of Association of Caribbean States).
Siberia, Spain, Finland, Argentina and South Korea, which are the other observer countries, also attended the summit. Secretary Generals of SELA and CARICOM and representatives of ECLAC and SICA also attended the summit. Haitian President, Michel Martelly and Foreign Affairs and Worship Minister, Pierre Richard Casimir expressed that it was a great honor for Haiti to host an international summit. The theme of the summit was "Revitalizing the Vision of the Association of Caribbean States for a Stronger and More United Greater Caribbean". During the summit, issues like improvement of maritime and air transport, disaster management and sustainable trade and tourism growth were addressed.

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