Last News

Haiti - News : Some news here and there...

Haiti - Health : Results of the Evaluation of the Delivery of Health Care Services

Haiti - Security : Harmonization of Departmental Contingency Plans

Haiti - Social : Frenel Normil, commits to reducing the number of Boat People

Haiti - Education : 500M gourdes for the subsidy of textbooks


more news


Haiti - Economy : The government releases 5 billion Gourdes of emergency
21/11/2012 09:25:42

Haiti - Economy : The government releases 5 billion Gourdes of emergency
In order to assist victims of the recent floods, Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe, decided last Thursday, to partially freeze the credits of certain items of budget, in order to define a new orientation of public spending under the state of emergency.

Following these budget reallocation, Marie Carmelle Jean Marie, Minister of Economy and Finance confirms that the reduction of 30 to 50% of certain budget items have allowed to release 5 billion Gourdes of Treasury, or the execution of works of road infrastructure and agricultural, clearing of the river and agricultural recovery.

In addition, the Prime Minister announced cost-saving measures in government spending. Measures that will save 30 million U.S. dollars, which will be used among other things for the dredging of canals and drainage systems and to dredge the bay of Port-au-Prince. The decree confirming these measures should be published, to the return of the European tour of President Martelly.

See also :
http://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-7173-haiti-news-some-news-here-and-there.html
http://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-7050-haiti-sandy-laurent-lamothe-explains-the-action-plan-of-the-government.html

HL/ HaitiLibre

Twitter Facebook Rss Add to favorites
Send news to... Daily news...




Why HaitiLibre ? | Contact us | Français
Copyright © 2010 - 2014
Haitilibre.com