The Haitian Internet Newsletter

Haitian-Canadian Dominique Anglade becomes Deputy Premier in Quebec

Dominique Anglade, daughter of Haitian Professor Georges Anglade, had just been appointed Vice Prime Minister in Quebec (vice premier ministre au Québec).

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.

The Parsley Massacre: Seventy-five years ago, the border between Haiti and the Dominican Republic was the scene of a mass slaughter

Seventy-five years ago, the border between Haiti and the Dominican Republic was the scene of a mass slaughter that has long burned in Haitians' collective memory but was either unknown or forgotten in the wider world.

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...

UTFO Roxanne, Roxanne : Did you know Old School Rapper KANGOL Kid is Haitian?

Way back, Before Wyclef Jean, there was another hip-hop superstar named Kangol Kid from the old-school hip hop group Untouchable Force Organization (U.T.F.O.); Did you know that he is Haitian? I just found out...