Haiti News Updates

The problem of insecurity in Haiti has been growing the last 18 to 20 years president said

Haitian Gang Leader Junior 'Tet Kale' Decimus arrested by police Haiti is at its worst these days with problems of insecurity and banditism ravaging the country especially the metropolitan area. Haitian president has Jovenel Moise reminded the population. This is not a new problem but something that has been going on the last 18 or 20 years in the country. more »

Haitian rapper IZOLAN arrested then released by the police

Haitian rapper IZOLAN arrested by police Haitian artist Izolan, member of member of the Barikad Crew rap group, was arrested by police Wednesday March 24th 2021 as he was about to board a plane heading to the Dominican Republic. more »

Shipping to Haiti - All vehicles must now be shipped empty with nothing inside

Haiti Customs - AGD - Administration General Des Douanes Accordia shipping, one of the companies that ships vehicles to Haiti has announced that as of today you are no longer allowed to put any items in your vehicles when shipping it to Haiti per custom. more »

Spirit Airlines resume flights to Dominican Republic starting July 1st 2020

The COVID-19 travel restrictions to the Dominican Republic is almost over. Spirit Airlines has decided to resume flights Santo Domingo and Punta Cana starting July 1st 2020. more »

COVID-19 : No more need for Haitian travelers to quarantine in a hotel when they arrive in Haiti

Haitians returning to Haiti during the covid-19 pandemic are no longer required to quarantine in a hotel for 14 days upon arrival. more »

My Haitian father recalls 518 gourdes for 100 dollars US back in 1988

The Haitian Gourde vs The US Dollar My Haitian father recalls how much Haitian currency he exchanged for 100 US dollars back in 1988 when he neede money to travel to the United States. more »

The Dominicans do not mistreat us that way, a young Haitian father cried out of desperation in his own country

A young Haitian man who once lived in the Dominican Republic broke out into tears as he watched his pregnant wife forced to go into labor outside of a Haiti hospital closed because of Coronavirus. more »

Armed gangs in Cite Soleil Haiti continue to confront each other even with COVID-19 Pandemic

With the coronavirus increasing its number of victims in the Port-au-Prince metropolitan area, gang violence also continue to rise in the city's biggest slum. more »

Coronavirus cases continue to increase in Haiti, 93 new cases

Haitian Health officials announced an increase in Coronavirus cases in Haiti. 93 new people are infected with a virus with one additional death. more »

Naomi Osaka makes more money now than Serena Williams

PHOTO: Naomi Osaka, Haitian-Japanese Tennis Player at the 2018 US Open Haitian Japanese tennis player Naomi Osaka has now surpassed Serena Williams has the world's highest paid female athlete. more »