Business

Haiti - President Martelly Just Released his 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...

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

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 atlantic.com...

Haiti Fashion - Kenneth Cole Opens First HAITI Boutique in 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...

Haiti Gas Prices go UP at the Pumps Starting Friday

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...

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

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...

Doing Business in Haiti - What is your Experience?

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?

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

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...

Haitian Artists complain about ENCADREMENT - Whose job is that?

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...

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

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...

Haiti Mobile - CONATEL orders DIGICEL to restore VoIP Services

Good news for Haitian mobile phone uses... Haiti's Telecommunication regulator CONATEL has ordered mobile giant DIGICEL to restore all blocked Voice over IP (VoIP) apps like Tango, Skype, Viber, MagicJack etc and Immediately...