PetroCaribe - Haiti owes Venezuela $1.6 billion

11th PETROCARIBE Ministers Council - Hosted in Haiti As of 31 December 2014, Haiti owes Venezuela USD $1.6 billion in Petro Caribe debt money, According to BMPAD, the Bureau of Monetization of Development Assistance Programs... more »

Haiti - President Martelly Just Released his Autobiography

President Martelly Autobiography Haitian President Michel Martelly has just released his autobiography in a book launching ceremony at the Karibe hotel Friday 05 December 2014... Friends came in great numbers to purchase an autographed copy of the book... more »

In Haiti, Domino's Pizza is an upper-class luxury

Domino's Pizza in Haiti In the United States, Domino's Pizza, the second-largest pizza chain after Pizza Hut, is available everywhere... In Haiti, the only Domino's in town sits in Petionville and lunch at Domino's Pizza is an upper-class luxury, according to an article recently published on more »

Haiti Fashion - Kenneth Cole Opens First HAITI Boutique in PetionVille

PHOTO: Haiti - Kenneth Cole Boutique - Kinam Plaza, PetionVille Attention Haitian Shoppers... Kenneth Cole is coming to Haiti --- American clothing designer Kenneth Cole is in Haiti for the grand opening of his first Kenneth Cole boutique in Petionville Thursday 6 Nov 2014... more »

Haiti Gas Prices go UP at the Pumps Starting Friday

Gas For Sale by The Gallon In Haiti The price of Gasoline, Diesel and Kerosene are going up officially in Haiti starting Friday, 10 October 2014, Haiti's Finance Ministry announced... Starting Friday, all Haitian drivers will notice a 15 gourdes increase to the price of gasoline raising the price to HTG $215.00 gourdes... more »

Haiti Fiscal Year (Exercise Fiscal) Explained - Start and end dates

Taxes in Haiti - Tax Time for Haiti In Haiti you often hear the term "Exercise Fiscal" and, if you are a foreigner or a diaspora who's been out of Haiti for too long, you ask yourself what's that? Let me tell you... more »

Doing Business in Haiti - What is your Experience?

Haiti Open For Business You know something? As I talk to some people doing business in Haiti I am getting a different kind of warning... Scary almost... Many people start the conversation with: "Hein! Ou vle fe bisnis an Haiti? Ou granmoun? Fo-w mete granmoun sou ou wi..." Are you doing business in Haiti? Are thinking about it? What's your experience? more »

New Flights to Haiti coming soon from other Caribbean Destinations via LIAT Airline

LIAT Airlines - Flights to Haiti Antigua-based regional airline, LIAT, will soon be offering new flights in and out of Haiti to other Caribbean destinations... They made the announcement Tuesday that Haiti will be included in their new flight schedule... more »

Haitian Artists complain about ENCADREMENT - Whose job is that?

Haitian Super Star The other day I was having a conversation with a Haitian artist (painter) who told me that he was so disappointed with his lifestyle as an artist that he gave it up and started focusing on business instead... Most of the Haitian artist out there, paint, music, movies, etc, do it for love not for money, he says... He prefers business as it makes more financial sense... more »

Haiti has Deposits of Gold and Copper and a whole lot MORE, experts say

Haiti - A woman's hand filled with gold deposits According to mining experts from South Africa, Haiti has significant deposits of gold, copper, manganese, nickel, silver, bauxite, platinum and more... A map of mineral deposits has been submitted to the Government of Haiti... more »