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Monday, March 12, as part of the support of the US Government to the Haitian Border Police through the International Organization for Migration (IOM) to strengthen the fight against transnational crime, will take place in Morne Casse (in front of the prison of Fort Liberté), a vehicle delivery ceremony at the Haitian Border Police (PoliFront). This ceremony will take place in the presence of the Ambassador of the United States in Haiti, Michèle Sison.
473kw of solar energy
On Friday, President of the Republic Jovenel Moïse paid a visit to Tabarre of "Solar Smart Grid" project with a capacity of 473kw, the largest solar energy infrastructure in Haiti, inaugurated in August 2017 and installed as part of the Germany-Haiti cooperation by the "Biohaus-Stiftung" (German Foundation Biohaus) https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-21894-haiti-technology-inauguration-of-a-solar-power-plant-in-tabarre.html
Inauguration in Gonaïves
On Friday, Prime Minister Lafontant inaugurated the new building housing the Departmental Tax Directorate (DDI) and the Center for Reception and Delivery of Identity Documents (CRLDI) of Gonaïves.
20,000 police officers in 2 years
Commissioner Frantz Lerebours, spokesman for the National Police of Haiti (PNH) revealed that the high command was working to increase the size of the institution to 20,000 police officers within 2 years.
Gourdes : the Government corrects its copy
Wednesday, the Executive reproduced for material errors, the decree requiring the labelling of commercial transactions throughout the country in the national currency : the Gourde https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-23701-haiti-politic-obligation-to-carry-out-all-commercial-transactions-in-gourdes.html . Articles 1 and 3 mainly have undergone some modifications. Article 1.1 has been added, it states that "The completion of any transaction, of any kind whatsoever, in foreign currency on the territory of the Republic is comparable to the illegal exercise of the profession of stockbroker."
The Minister of Education guarantees
Pierre Josué Agénor Cadet, Minister of National Education guarantees that "the government is working to regularize by the end of March the situation of 4,000 teachers evolving without letters of appointment."
Restaurant of MUPANAH closed
The Museum of Haitian National Pantheon (MUPANAH) informs customers of the restaurant "The Gardens of MUPANAH" that it is temporarily closed for restructuring. The MUPANAH thanks customers for their understanding and will notify them very soon of the reopening date.