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Former Haitian employee of U.S. Embassy in Port-au-Prince Haiti wanted for wire fraud and forgery

United States Embassy Roudy Pierre-Louis, a Haitian national who worked for the U.S. embassy in Haiti is accused of stealing "hundreds of thousands of dollars" from the U.S. military in a scheme that went on for years, according to a federal indictment. more »

Less school days for students in Haiti, Education Ministry publishes new calendar

PHOTO: Jeudy Jean Horel the 76-year-old Haitian High School Student Due to all the political problems in Haiti recently, students have been unable to go to school for nearly 3 months, The education ministry has decided to publish an adjusted calendar so the school year does not go to waste. more »

FLASH: Clifford Brandt sentenced to 20 years in prison for Kidnapping

PHOTO - Haiti - Clifford Brandt MUGSHOT Breaking News - Rich businessman Clifford Brandt to 20 years behind bars for his involvement in the kidnapping followed by the sequestration of Nicolas and Coralie Moscoso by the criminal court of Gonaives. more »

3 Differences between Bannann Miske and Bannann Fig (Plantains vs Bananas)

Bannann Miske Haiti Haitian Cuisine -- There there are 3 major differences between bannan miske (plantains) and bannann fig (bananas) that you probably didn't know. Fnd out what they are right now. more »

Haitian fans reply to Naomi Osaka's 'No Haitian food spots in Los Angeles' tweet

Naomi Osaka Chillin in LA - Naomi in Hollywood After Haitian-Japanese tennis star Naomi Osaka tweeted she couldn't find a Haitian food spot in Los Angeles California to satisfy her thirst for "legume and plantains," some Haitian fans and others replied to her. Here are some of the comments: more »

Naomi Osaka complains about the lack of Haitian Restaurants in Los Angeles California

A Sad Naomi Osaka tweets: No Haitian food spots in Los Angeles Japanese Tennis star Naomi Osaka cannot believe there is no Haitian restaurants in Los Angeles California where she is now a resident. "Food spots," she calls them. more »

What is considered a great Late Night Haitian Food Snack?

caribbean food Sometimes, as a Haitian, you find yourself working late night and suddenly you get hungry. What you eat? What do you snack on? more »

List of Countries Haitians can Travel to without a Visa

Haitian Passports - List of Frequently Asked Questions Here is a list of countries you can travel to and visit with your Haitian Passport without a visa: more »

3 Types of Haitians who do NOT need a Dominican Visa to travel to the Dominican Republic

4 immigration passport stamps per trip when traveling to the Dominican Republic from Haiti Haitians who wish to travel to the Dominican Republic from Haiti need a Dominican visa on their passport but, there are at least three exceptions that we know of where a Dominican visa is not necessary for a Haitian to travel to that country. more »

Dominican Republic Visa Price In Haiti

Dominican Republic Visa - Republica Dominicana Visa The price of a Dominican visa in Haiti depends on who you ask. How much you pay for a Dominican visa in Haiti depends how you get it. Years ago Dominican visa price in Haiti was around $200 US but it's gone up quite a bit recently. more »