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A Haitian president of the Bar of Montreal
The Embassy of Haiti in Canada would like to congratulate Me Extra Junior Laguerre, born in Haiti, who by May 5 will become the public face of the Bar of Montreal. He will be the first black person to become president of the bar and wants to improve inclusion and diversity within the legal profession. He will thus officially be the institution’s 156th president. This will make him the spokesperson for some 15,000 lawyers practicing in Montreal and who represent more than half of the members of the profession in Quebec.
Petit-Goâve : New Police Commissioner
Saturday May 1, 2021, Commissioner Jean Claude Bazile who spent two weeks in Léogâne was installed in his function. He replaces in this post the commissioner Charles Maunaude transferred to the Departmental Directorate of the West. The new commissioner asked for everyone’s collaboration and promised to work for the benefit of the community “Restore security and allow everyone to go about their business.” This is his priority. HL/ HaitiLibre /Guyto Mathieu (Correspondent Petit-Goâve).
Investment : imbalance in the financial market
The resources of investment companies in Haiti have 100 million dollars in resources, a small share of the financial market while the banking system is down by 3.3 billion dollars according to Robert Paret Junior President and CEO of the Profin Group.
Barahona : considerable identification requests
Ms. Therese Longchamp, Head of Post in Barahona met with the staff of the Haitian Consulate in order to provide responses to Haitian nationals in relation to the considerable number of requests. She commended the staff and clerics who continue to work hard to enable Haitian migrants to benefit from the identification and documentation program.
Haiti aims for the crown of Miss Universe
Miss Haiti 2020 Eden Berandoive https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-32468-haiti-culture-eden-berandoive-elected-miss-haiti-2020.html will represent Haiti at the next edition of Miss Universe on May 16.