News – PH – Dominican Republic challenges $ 4620M “shadow toll”



Last updated on 3 March 2021, 4:32 p.m.

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Santo Domingo- Legal Advisor to the Executive Antoliano Peralta on Wed. The prominent lawyer was hired by Enmanuel Esquea Guerrero as an independent lawyer to analyze the “shadow toll” contract and to advise on the state’s negotiations with the Northeast Highway Consortium

Peralta informed the local media that his office has not yet been consulted on the points raised in the negotiations of the State Institutional Commission, led by the Treasury Department, but that he has instructions to discontinue the legal opinion of a Treasury Department external attorney

On Feb. 27 President Luis Abinader said he wanted to question the “shadow fee” of RD $ 26 billion ($ 462 million) paid by the government to the Autopista del Nordeste in 13 years for the construction of the controversial Samaná Highway / p>

Dominican Republic, Haiti, Luis Abinader, Santo Domingo

News – PH – Dominican Republic challenges US $ 4620M “shadow toll”