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Following charges against Senator Onondieu Louis (KID) for embezzling public funds, by Cassandra Jean in August 2019, Jean Osner Petit Papa, investigating judge, declared that it was no not necessary to prosecute Senator Onondieu Louis, for lack of sufficient clues and concordant charges and rendered an order of dismissal.
Diplomatic Missions must repay advances received
In a circular, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, referring to the memoranda on transfers of operating allowances that were made from February 2018 to May 2019, asked all the diplomatic missions to repay the advances they had received on operating costs and salaries of their staff during this period.
Notice to the Faculty of Science Community
The Governing Council of the Faculty of Sciences of the State University of Haiti (FDS / UEH) informs the community of the resumption of academic activities for the year 2019-2020 : Monday, December 9, 2019 : first cycle (MPC1 , MPC2, LC1, LC2, TOPO1) and Wednesday, December 11, 2019: 2nd cycle and TOPO 2.
2 new air agreements
As part of the 12th ICAO 2019 International Air Transport Organization (ICAO) Air Transport Negotiations Event, which took place in Jordan from 2 to 6 December 2019, in addition to the 4 agreements signed earlier this week between Haiti and Turkey, the United Arab Emirates, Kuwait and Rwanda https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-29431-haiti-news-zapping.html , Haiti signed bilateral agreements with two additional countries the Bahamas and Jordan.
Disturbances at SONAPI
Friday, around 2:00 pm at the National Society of Industrial Parks (SONAPI) activities were disrupted by workers in the textile sector who organized a spontaneous demonstration to require several months of salary arrears...
Follow up to the next Miami meeting
On Thursday Deputy Assistant Secretary of State Cynthia Kierscht and US Ambassador to Haiti Michèle Sison met with the Association of Industries of Haiti, the Chamber of Commerce and Industry and the American Chamber of Commerce in preparation for a follow-up meeting to be held in Miami, December 16, between the representatives of the Haitian and Dominican private sectors https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-29407-haiti-flash-the-united-states-wants-the-involvement-of-businessmen-in-the-rescue-of-haiti.html The meeting in Miami will be the framework including discussions on the rescue of Haiti, cross-border issues, bilateral trade and promotion Foreign Direct Investment (FDI).