The Haitian Internet Newsletter

SCOOP: US Embassy in Haiti warms US citizens against traveling trough Martissant

The American Citizen Services Unit at the US Embassy of the United States in Port-au-Prince has just issued a warning to US citizens travelling through the Martissant area...

Haiti - Price of electricity per kilowatt-hour will NOT go up compared to rumors spreading

Besides talks about the price of gas going up in Haiti, there was a rumor spreading that the price of electricity is also about go up per kilowatt hour. Haiti's economy and Finance Minister says that is not true.

Haiti Family Planning - More Haitian men turned up for a Vasectomy campaign than the organizers expected

When it comes to birth control in Haiti, a vasectomy is not common practice among Haitian men. That's why a group of doctors were so surprised when a Haiti vasectomy campaign drew more men they they expected.

How many Haitians want gas prices to go UP in Haiti?

How many people in Haiti want gas prices to go up in Haiti? A survey was made on a Haitian radio station recently and almost everyone said NO to higher gas prices. Meanwhile, Gas prices is higher in some states in the USA than in Haiti.

Haiti Electricity - EDH promises more megawatts of power during the FIFA World Cup starting in June

Haiti's Electric Company EDH announcs it will increase its power production by up to 130 megawatts during the 2018 FIFA World Cup season which is scheduled to begin on June 14th.

FLASH: Total selling all its Haiti Gas Stations to Bandari Corp

Haiti Business News - Soon you may see all the Total gas stations in Haiti with a different label... French oil company Total has agreed to sell all its Haiti Gas Stations to a new company called Bandari Corporation Ltd.

TPS for Haitians - Sending all 46,000 Haitians with TPS back home will make things worse

Even President Donald Trump's own State Department officials have warned him against his moves to deport more than 46,000 Haitians , 57,000 Hondurans and 195,000 Salvadorans who enjoyed Temporary Protection Status, or TPS, in the United States. Such a move will destabilize the entire region but will Trump listen?

Deadly accident in near Montrouis Haiti Saturday, at least 11 dead

A deadly accident near Trou Forban, Montrouis Haiti Saturday caused the death of at least 11 Haitian citizens with at least 4 wounded after an overloaded truck carrying rice to Jean Rabel ran over a Tap Tap en route to Arcahaie.

How Haiti became the first country before Britain to abolish slavery after revolt

Read this from Face2Face Africa... Long before the British abolished slave trade in 1833, the first slave trade came to an end due to political and other kinds of events, particularly the Haitian revolution in 1791.

What is a Vasectomy? Some Haitian men want to know...

If you are a man, you are sexually active and you don't want to have babies then you need a form of male birth control. You can use a condom, you can pull out (good luck), or you can have a vasectomy.