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EDH : CSC/CA approves contract with General Electric
On Tuesday, the Court of Auditors approved the contract signed between the Haitian State and the American firm “General Electric”. This contract covers the supply and construction of a 55.5 Mw gas-fired power plant at Carrefour for an amount of US $ 55,488,000 “Thank you and congratulations to the CSC/CA for the benefit of the emergency granted to the contract linking Ed’H to the firm General Electric. Thanks to this decision Port-au-Prince will soon benefit from at least 12 hours per day of electricity, » indicates the Ministry of Public Works.
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Kelly Bastien quits the radical opposition
Former Senator Kelly Bastien is abandoning the radical opposition of the so-called “Democratic and Popular Sector” movement denouncing “an internal war of bad quality” and threats against himself. In addition, he specifies that he does not want to occupy a position in a possible transitional government.
Exchange rate : denial of customs
The General Customs Administration (AGD) invites all those interested in the issue of the exchange rate to inquire with the relevant departments at the General Customs Directorate and not to give credence to rumors. The rate used in the customs clearance process complies with the Bank of the Republic of Haiti (BRH) reference rate and the requirements of the Law.
36 Dominican diplomatic representatives dismissed in Haiti
Dominican President Luis Abinader has decided to revoke the appointment of 110 consular representatives from various Dominican embassies and diplomatic offices in 10 countries, jobs deemed unnecessary, duplicates or complacency. 36 were in office in Haiti: 10 consular officials in Port-au-Prince, 18 in Ounaminthe and 8 vice-consuls in Cap Haitien.
New magistrates’ march
The Bar of Port-au-Prince announces a new peaceful march in Port-au-Prince on October 5, to continue demanding justice in the assassination of Me Monferrier Dorval https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-31905-haiti-flash-assassination-of-me-dorval-killers-and-accomplices-identified.html . This march will start from the Court of Cassation and end in front of the offices of Me Dorval’s office.
New Ambassador of Haiti to Spain
This Monday, September 28, 2020, Louis Marie Montfort Saintil presented the illustrated copies of his credentials accrediting him as Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Haiti to the Kingdom of Spain. The ceremony was an opportunity for diplomats to review bilateral cooperation and discuss new perspectives.