From WIRED'S Haiti Rewired: A blog about the ongoing conversation about technology, infrastructure, and the future of Haiti

Communication Cellulaire d’Haiti S.A (COMCEL) operating under the name Voilà, files its intention to compete for the $2.5 million “First to Market” Award" offered by the Haiti Mobile Money Initiative.

Port-au-Prince/Washington, D.C. – September 24th 2010, Voilà delivered its “Letter of Intent to Compete” yesterday at USAID funded project HIFIVE (Haiti Integrated Finance for Value Chains and Enterprises), becoming the first official competitor in the Haiti Mobile Money Initiative. This submission brings Haiti one step closer to mobile money services that could improve safety and increase savings for the millions of Haitians with access to a mobile phone.

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