Haiti signs 150 million dollars deal with Taiwan for Electricity 24/7 president Jovenel Moise Promised

In case you wondered if President Jovenel Moise will keep his promise to provide electricity in Haiti 24/7, read this...

In Mid-June 2017, President Jovenel Moise promised to electrify Haiti 24/7 in 24 months (Electricité 24 sur 24)
In Mid-June 2017, President Jovenel Moise promised to electrify Haiti 24/7 in 24 months (Electricité 24 sur 24)

Haiti's Foreign Affairs Minister Bocchit Edmond made an official visit to Taiwan on Wednesday, December 19, 2018 to sign the USD $150-million loan agreement that will be used to restore Haiti's electric power grid.

Looks like President Jovenel Moise is one step closer!


President Jovenel Moise - Pawol Chanjman - Electricité en Haiti 24 sur 24

Recall, back in May 2018, President Jovenel Moise had submitted to Taiwanese technicians his 800-megawatt project to electrify Haiti during his five-day trip to Taiwan.

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Back in September 2018, a Taiwan Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) official said construction of an electricity grid in Haiti was expected to begin before the end of the year] and that the deal was now in the final stage


Haitian President Jovenel Moise promises electricity 24 hours a day to the people.

This is a loan, not a gift!

This loan from the Government of Taiwan to the Haitian government aims to help Haiti improve its electricity network. A way to consolidate Haiti's commitment to Taiwan and, at the same time, move away from China's intentions towards Haiti, according to Haitian daily newspaper Le Nouvelliste.

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Paul says...

Venezuela gave credit to the haitian government, and we all know what happened to the Petrocaribe money.

Good luck

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