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Following the fall in the price of oil on the international market, Transport Associations are calling for a 17% reduction in fuel prices, following the decline in petroleum products on the international market. On Wednesday, Marcelin Garcon, Secretary General of the National Platform of Unions of Transport Faithful (PNSTF) called on authorities to respect the agreement signed last May.
Inauguration of the General Intelligence Directorate
On Wednesday, Michel-Ange Gédéon, the Director General of the National Police of Haiti (PNH), inaugurated the General Intelligence Directorate (Direction des Renseignements Généraux - DRG) . This mission is to contribute to public order, to combat clandestine immigration and the search for operational information.
A Haitian Deputy Premier of Quebec
Dominique Anglade, a Haitian-Canadian MP from Saint-Heni-Sainte-Anne, (born in Montreal of Haitian-Quebec parents Georges Anglade and Mireille Neptune) , following a ministerial reshuffle in Quebec, retaining her post as Minister of Economy and was appointed Deputy Premier of Quebec.
An opaque transfer of $ 43 million ?
The deputy of Kenscoff Alfredo Antoine, recommends the opening of an investigation into the opaque transfer of US $ 43 million from the National Bank of Credit (BNC) for the rehabilitation of the International Airport Toussaint Louverture during the transition.
Customs: 10-day truce
Friday, October 6, after two days of warning strike, the striking trade unions of the Haitian Customs Association (ADH) and the government, at a meeting in which they reached an agreement in principle, decided to observe a truce http://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-22349-haiti-politics-customs-officers-accept-a-truce.html until Thursday, October 19, 2017. This truce is observed in order to facilitate the negotiations precise the Trade Unions.
Monitoring Committee of Political Parties
Following the second meeting of Jovenel Moïse with the political parties http://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-22380-haiti-politics-head-of-state-met-political-parties-on-dispute-background.html a monitoring committee was set up consisting of representatives of 7 parties, including the Fusion of Social Democrats, the Verite Platform, OPL, LAPEH and PHTK was established. The next meeting is scheduled for Friday at the Kinam Hotel, according to Mathias Pierre and Liné Baltazar, respectively representatives of LAPEH and of PHTK.