Commerce in Haiti

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Haiti Small Business Ideas - I Need Your Input... Haiti Small Business Ideas - I Need Your Input...

QUESTION - What type of small business would you start in Haiti right now? Start-up cost must be USD $500 or less, and it has to be so simple that...

After Haiti won its war of Independence, the looser got paid, the winner got screwed! After Haiti won its war of Independence, the looser got paid, the winner got screwed!

Here is something interesting... Usually, in a war, the victor demands reparations or indemnities or tribute from the loser nation. But we all know...

La Vie Cher en Haiti: 50 gourdes for 3 tomatoes in a Haitian province La Vie Cher en Haiti: 50 gourdes for 3 tomatoes in a Haitian province

My cousin who cooks for us is complaining how expensive tomatoes have become in the local marketplace. 50 gourdes (USD $0.54) for 3 medium tomatoes...

Haitian Photo Stories...

Rospide Petion - Haitian Journalist Rospide Petion - Haitian Journalist

Here is a photo of Rospide Petion, a Haitian journalist and presenter at Radio-Tele San Fin (RSF)

PHOTO: Ti Machan in Haiti with her hands on her face, life is hard PHOTO: Ti Machan in Haiti with her hands on her face, life is hard

Life is not easy for a Ti Machann, the Haitian women who sell products on the sides of the streets, the products are so expensive these days less...

Currency: The Haitian gourdes is being abused by the U.S. Dollar Currency: The Haitian gourdes is being abused by the U.S. Dollar

There is no other way to put it... With over 90 Haitian gourdes for one U.S. dollar, this is abuse. But whose fault it is? right before the fall of...