Haitian Newsletter Articles

Here are some of the latest articles published on the Haitian Internet Newsletter

Haiti Fashion: She buys a pair of GUCCI Ace embroidered sneaker for 1750 gourdes, she wants to know if it's real...

A Haitian girl walks up to me and tells me she just bought a brand new pair of GUCCI sneakers from a visiting Diaspora in Haiti for 1,750 gourdes. She came to ask me if it's real...

Haiti has a serious human resource problem, a government official once told me

A friend of mine, a high-ranking official in the Haitian government once told me Haiti has a serious human resource problem. He explains...

QUESTION: What kind of JOBS would you like to see created in Haiti?

Let me ask you a question: Every time you speak to a Haitian person what has to happen to make Haiti better, many of them will say "Job Creation." But what kind of jobs?

Definition: Le paysan Haitien - Y a-t-il de vrais agriculteurs en Haiti?

Pour bien comprendre le problème agricole en Haiti, il faut savoir la véritable différence entre un agriculteur Haitien et un paysan Haitien.

TPS for Haitians - Haiti government writes to Trump Administration asking for 18-month Extension

The government of Haiti has written to the Trump Administration asking for an 18-months extension of TPS for Haitians living in the United States.

Bishop Max Leroy Mesidor, new Metropolitan Archbishop of Port-au-Prince

On Saturday 07 Oct 2917, Pope Francis appointed Monseigneur Max Leroy Mesidor metropolitan archbishop of Port-au-Prince.

What happened to the TOURISM fever in Haiti?

Two years ago, when Stephanie Villedrouin was Minister of Tourism, there was almost a tourism fever in Haiti. Since she's been gone, well... What can I say??? Things are... Dead!!! :)

Haiti Government passes new Labor Law to allow working the Night Shift

A new Haiti Labor just published in the government's official newspaper Le Moniteur now allows 3 eight-hour shifts in a working day... Finally in Haiti, workers can work the night shift; a factory will be able to operate at full capacity.

Haitian man from Cite Soley donates 10,000 gourdes toward Reconstruction of Haiti National Palace

34 year old Cite Soley resident Steve Colin donated 10,000 gourdes to the Haitian government for the reconstruction of the Haiti National Palace destroyed during the January 2010 earthquake. A Haitian act to rebuild a Haitian symbol, he says...

Haiti helped Dominican Republic win their second independence during the Dominican Restoration War against Spain

Read this... The Dominican Republic has the peculiarity of celebrating its independence not from a colonial power, but from Haiti BUT the Dominican Republic won their independence a second time and Haiti helped...