Business

Haiti Bureau of Mines deny rumors of precious metal mining going on in the country

Ludner Remarais, Haiti director general of the Bureau of Mines and Energy (BME) denies rumors that nine (9) foreign mining companies are presently in Haiti scooping away the country's precious metals...

Haitians Start Online Petition against Digicel action to Block VoIP services like Viber, Tango and Nimbuzz

Many Digicel Haiti mobile customers are upset over the company's decision to block Voice over IP (VoIP) trafic to services like Viber, Tango and Nimbuzz. One customer has started an online petition. Over 400 people have already signed the petition which spreading quicky via social media...

Haiti - Digicel Now Blocking VoIP services like Viber, Tango and Nimbuzz

Digicel Haiti has just announced that they are now blocking some Voice over IP (VoIP) services like Viber, Tango and Nimbuzz that allow users to make Free PC to Mobile Calls and free mobile video calls over 3G, 4G, & WiFi... So if you were enjoying these VoIP services to communicate with family and friends inside/outside of Haiti, you are out of luck...

Haiti plans to become an emerging country by 2030

Haiti is embarking upon a development plan that is aimed at making it an "emerging country by 2030," Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe said...

Alert Haiti - Pri Gazoline pral monte, Pri Produit Premiere Necessite pwal monte

Tres Bientot en Haiti, pri gazoline pral monte, sa ki pwal fè pri produit première necessite yo pwal monte tou... Se nouvel saa ki fèk tonbe laa nan yon station radio nan kapital Port-au-Prince...

Haiti Airline Tortug'Air makes Inaugural flight from Fort Lauderdale to Cap-Haitien

Good news for Haiti airline passengers... Tortug'Air, the Haitian airline company that has been flying to many parts of the country, has just made their first flight from Fort Lauderdale Florida to Cap Haitien Haiti Thursday 05 June 2014...

Haiti has the largest Vetiver distillery in the world

Did you know? Agri-supply distillery in Les Cayes Haiti is the largest Vetiver distillery in the world and Vetiver is considered Haiti's Super-Crop... 50% of the world's Vetiver comes from Haiti...

Money Sent to Haiti - How Long before it Leaves the Country?

POP QUIZ: Jean Pierre is a Haitian immigrant who lives and works in the United States, he makes a USD $50 money transfer to Marie Michelle in Haiti. How long will it take before that $50 leaves Haiti? In other words... All this money coming into Haiti via remittences via Western Union, Cam Transfer, UniTransfer and Moneygram, how fast is it leaving the country?

MADE IN HAITI - Always Happy to see these Labels...

How many times do you walk into a department store and spot something MADE IN HAITI? I cannot recall where I was shopping with a friend and she suddenly told me: "Look, this shirt is Made in Haiti!"

Haiti - Business : The Employee vs the "Ti Machann"

Who makes more money in Haiti? An employee or a Ti Machann? -- A few days ago, I overheard a man in Haiti complaining to my father about how little his monthly paycheck is... What if we compared his salary to the income of a Ti Machann? Who do you think makes more money in a month???