Haiti News Announcements

Haiti Declares a day of Mourning for Nelson Mandela, Flag will be at Half Staff

Nelson Mandela Haiti President Michel Martelly has declared this day, 6 Dec 2013, as a national day of mourning to acknowledge the departure of President Nelson Mandela. Flags will be flying at half staff in Haiti today... A Haitian delegation will go Johannesburg for Mandela's funeral. more »

FLASH... Nelson Mandela is Dead!

Nelson Mandela NELSON Mandela, who led South Africa out of apartheid and became the nation's first black president, has died at the age of 95... He passed away in the company of his family at around 8:50pm on December 5, South African President Jacob Zuma announced in a statement to the nation's people.... more »

Haiti Donates USD $20,000 To the Philippines

Survivors of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines You often hear stories of countries donating to Haiti but how often do you hear stories of Haiti donating to others? Well read this... the Haitian Red Cross has just has just donated U.S. $20,000 to the Philippine Red Cross on behalf of the Haitian people due to passage of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philipines... Is this a great story or what? more »

Depotasyon Haitiens nan St-Domingue, se bwote yo ap bwote moun...

Domimican Immigration Officials Chasing Haitians Men yon nouvel nan boush yon bos mason Haitien ki ap viv St-Doming: "Yo komanse revoke yon paket haitien ki t-ap travail, ki pa gen viza... Imigrasyon fin fou nan lari-a ap depote moun... M-tande si yo jwenn yon ingenie St-Doming k-ap travay ak yon Haitien ilegal, y-ap fe-l peye 300,000 peso..." more »

Thanks to you, I am going to Carnaval Des Fleurs 2013!

Carnaval des Fleurs Last night, I asked my newsletter subscribers to sponsor my trip to Carnaval des Fleurs in Port-au-Prince Haiti. One subscriber, Rudy W. was the first to respond with a $50.00 donation. WOW... Thanks, Rudy! more »

Haiti Carnaval Des Fleur 2013 Update - Music Band List

Haiti Carnaval Des Fleurs Here is the list of Haitian music groups that will participate in Carnaval des Fleurs 2013 in Port-au-Prince Haiti: more »

Haiti Carnaval Des Fleurs 2013 - July 28, 29, 30 - Are you Going?

Haiti Carnaval Des Fleurs It is happening again... Haiti Carnaval des fleurs 2013 is scheduled for July 28-30 in downtown Port-au-Prince Haiti. Are you going? more »

Attention Mobile Phone Readers of the Haitian Internet Newsletter

Haitian Newsletter Mobile Version - Samsung Galaxy S III If you were getting blank pages when trying to read The Haitian Internet Newsletter on your Samsung Galaxy S III or similar android mobile phone, the problem has been fixed. more »

AH1N1 Flu Alert - 5 dead in Dominican Republic, No Cases Detected in Haiti.

Haiti Medical Alert Earlier this week, Dominican health officials confirmed that 5 people have died in the Dominican Republic from the Influenza A virus subtype H1N1. Haiti is on alert, no cases of influenza have been detected in Haiti according to Dr. Guirlaine Raymond Charite, director of the Haiti Department of Public Health and Population (MSPP). more »

Haiti: Aristide Day In Court, ALL Street Protests Banned

Demonstrator Holding President Aristide Photo There is a ban on protests today as former Haiti president Jean Bertrand Aristide goes to court to answer questions from an investigative judge on the unresolved case of the assassination of radio journalist Jean Dominique back in April 2000. more »