Haiti MONEY - Why Everything in Haiti cost 5 Gourdes or 5 Gourdes increments

Haitian Currency - Haitian Money - 1 Gourde I asked an average Haitian living in Haiti: "Why does everything on the market cost "5 gourdes, 10 gourdes, 25 gourdes, 50 gourdes, 100 gourdes? OR WORSE... 100 DOLA... " His answer will shock you! more »

First Agricultural Free-Trade Zone Created in Haiti

Bannan miske, pwa je nwa, mayi vet, Pwodui jaden Haiti Haiti Economy - A brand new free-trade zone for agricultural products has just been established in Haiti. In the near future, Haiti could begin to export organic food products to the world market. more »

Haiti Small Business Ideas - I Need Your Input...

Haiti Open For Business QUESTION - What type of small business would you start in Haiti right now? Start-up cost must be USD $500 or less, and it has to be so simple that anyone can manage it... more »

Banks in Haiti - From Maissade to Hinche Just to Cash a Check

Banking in haiti - long lines If you live in Maissade and you want to go to the bank, say to cash your check, you have to drive all the way to Hinche to do that... more »

Egg Smuggling into Haiti by Boat - A Risky Business

Eggs Imported to Haiti from Dominican Republic Malpasse Haiti - People are now smuggling EGGS into Haiti from the Dominican republic by boat using small fishing boats (bwa fouye) to cross Lac Azeui. more »

GOUD Vs. DOLA - A Real Haitian Money Problem!

Haitian Currency - Haitian Money - 100 Gourdes When I look at the Haitian currency, it says "GOURDE", but since returning to Haiti I notice that Haitians refuse to talk about GOUD... Everything is DOLA... DOLA... Mezanmi... Haitien fè dola? more »

Dyab pa bay lajan an Haiti... Se Travay di ak peseverans

Manual Labor in Haiti - Carrying rice bags for a living Kèk fwa, mwen rete m-ap refleshi: Sa ki fè kèk moun ki fini klas yo an-Ayiti, yo pa gen lajan, pandan se tan, gen moun ki pa men-m fè elementè 2, yo gen gwo bizniss, yap byen viv... more »

Question: What causes the Haitian currency to depreciate so much in value?

Currency: Haitian Gourde, US Dollar, Domincan Peso When I was a child growing up in Haiti, my father used to tell me how expensive life is (tout bagay shè) and how cheap life was 'back in the days' when he was a child growing up in Haiti... more »

Haiti Imports more than One Million Eggs PER DAY from the Dominican Republic!

Eggs Imported to Haiti from Dominican Republic WOW... What's going on here? Chicken in Haiti don't lay eggs no more? more »

Haiti Business - Bouretye se yon Metye? Bouret la, se yon Entrepriz?

A BOURETYE and his BOURET in Haiti Kreyol: Si yon bouretye an Haiti ta vle elaji biznis li, kisa li ka fè pou li ta konveti bouret sa-a, fè li tounen you Motosiklet cargo oswa menm yon ti kamyon? more »