The Haitian Internet Newsletter

TPS for Haitians is Ending on 22 July 2019

That's it folks... 18 more months, after that, No more TPS for Haitians... The Trump administration told 59,000 Haitians living in the United States with Temporary Protected Status they have until July 22, 2019 to go home or find another legal way to stay in the US.

TPS for Haitians - Let the Haitians stay

On Thanksgiving, of all days, the Department of Homeland Security is to announce whether it will extend the temporary protected status that was granted to about 50,000 Haitians. Unless their status is extended this week, they must leave by Jan. 22.

FLASH: Haiti Music - BOULOT Valcourt is Dead

Breaking News... We have just learned that Haitian musician Boulot Valcourt has died in New York Friday, 17 Nov 2017 where he was hospitalized the last 3 months.

TPS For Haitians - Florida State Senator Daphne Campbell calls on Congress to extend TPS for Haitians for at least 18 months

A legislation sponsored by State Senator Daphne Campbell which calls on President Donald Trump, the US Secretary of State, and the Secretary of the US Department of Homeland Security to extend Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for Haitians.

A meal costs 60 times more in Haiti than in New York, the World Food Programme says

A World Food Programme (WFP) publication examined the true cost of a plate of food around the world and, can you believe, a simple meal in Haiti costs 60 times more than in New York. Read this, you will be shocked...

Flooding in Haiti, 10,000 homes inundated, 5 people dead

Recent rains in Haiti caused lots of flooding in North-western and South Haiti. Just two days of torrential rains left five people dead and more than 10,000 homes inundated, authorities said.

Hinche Haiti - EDH arresting residents for stealing electricity

About 40 residents in the city of Hinche Haiti were arrested Monday for stealing electricity.

TPS for Haitians affects the Economy at home: Money is in short supply these days...

Many small businesses in the Haitian city were we live are complaining less and less customers are coming in to buy goods and services these days. The holidays season is approaching and they are not feeling it. What could be the cause? TPS is one of the culprits...

TPS for Haitians - New legislation being prepared to allow TPS recipient to apply for a Green Card

While President Donald Trump and his administration is getting ready to decide whether or not to extend TPS for Haitians, 3 members of Congress are working on a new legislation that would allow every TPS recipient to apply for permanent residency.

2 Haitian Police Officers Shot and Killed Wednesday in Grand-Ravine, 7 wounded in total

Two Haitian Policemen of the Unité départementale de maintien d'ordre (UDMO) were Shot and Killed Monday in an operation that took place in Grand-Ravine neighborhood, communal section of Croix-des-Bouquets, West, Haiti.