The Haitian Internet Newsletter

Haiti Electricity: BID president Luis Alberto Moreno criticizes the 3 big private providers of electricity to EDH

Luis Alberto Moreno, president of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), did not hold back on his criticism of three private companies that supply electricity to National Electricity Company (Electricité d'Haiti - EDH). He demolished them, Le Nouvelliste says...

Coming to Haiti, 980 armed police officers from Mexico

Have you heard? The MINUJUSTH, MINUSTAH's little brother, will consit of 980 fully armed police officers from Mexico, spread across seven bases throughout the Republic of Haiti.

Haiti School Principal complains he's not been nominated in 4 years of running the school, NO "Lettre de Nomination"

One of my neighbors in Haiti, let's call him Pierre, he is a local school principal (directeur de l'école). Imagine my surprise when principal Pierre tells me that, for the past 4 years that he's been managing the school as the principal, he's only been paid the salary of a school teacher.

Free at last, Free at last, Thank God almighty Haiti is free from MINUSTAH at last...

After 13 years of MINUSTAH in Haiti, UN peacekeepers lower the United Nations flag. Many Haitians are saying "Free at last, Free at last, Thank God almighty Haiti is free from MINUSTAH at last..." But are we really free? And for how long?

Christmas in Haiti - My goodness, Christmas is here already here... Christmas songs are playing on Haitian radio

I am sitting here listening to the neighbors radio, an old school Haitian Christmas song is playing and, already, I am in the mood for the Holidays.

Haitian-Americans, are you saving money for College or for your Retirement? Read this...

I know many Haitian-Americans who will not agree with this statement but... No matter your net worth, you should never put college savings ahead of retirement... Why? Keep reading...

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?

Haiti Electric Bill: EDH announces now you can now use MonCASH to pay your Electric Bill

Back in March 2017, I wrote an article about EDH, Haiti's electric company, who refuses to modernize their payment system. Finally, last week, they announced you can use now Digicel's MonCASH payment system to pay your electric bill... That's good... They listened!!!