Archive for August, 2011

STATE DEPARTMENT DELIVERS COUP DES GRACE WITH TRAVEL WARNING

August 11, 2011
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STATE DEPARTMENT DELIVERS COUP DES GRACE WITH TRAVEL WARNING

August 10, 2011 I have never seen such a declaration, even for a nation that is under siege. There are problems in Haiti. There are also problems in Washington and Los Angeles suburbs, but their life goes on. The State Department travel warning blows things out of proportion and one must wonder at what...
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Genetically-Engineered Spermless Mosquitoes Offer Malaria Hope

August 9, 2011
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Genetically-Engineered Spermless Mosquitoes Offer Malaria Hope

By COURTNEY HUTCHISON, ABC News Medical Unit Aug. 9, 2011 Where mosquito netting and bug spray fail, European scientists are turning to a unique solution to stem the tide of malaria infection worldwide: they’re breeding boy bugs that shoot blanks. In a study release Monday in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences,...
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HAITI CASE: TWO TELECOMMUNICATIONS EXECUTIVES CONVICTED BY MIAMI JURY ON ALL COUNTS FOR THEIR INVOLVEMENT IN SCHEME TO BRIBE OFFICIALS AT STATE-OWNED TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMPANY IN HAITI

August 9, 2011
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HAITI CASE: TWO TELECOMMUNICATIONS EXECUTIVES CONVICTED BY MIAMI JURY ON ALL COUNTS FOR THEIR INVOLVEMENT IN SCHEME TO BRIBE OFFICIALS AT STATE-OWNED TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMPANY IN HAITI

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CRM FRIDAY, AUGUST 5, 2011 (202) 514-2007 WWW.JUSTICE.GOV TTY (866) 544-5309 TWO TELECOMMUNICATIONS EXECUTIVES CONVICTED BY MIAMI JURY ON ALL COUNTS FOR THEIR INVOLVEMENT IN SCHEME TO BRIBE OFFICIALS AT STATE-OWNED TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMPANY IN HAITI WASHINGTON—Joel Esquenazi and Carlos Rodriguez, former executives of Terra Telecommunications Corp., have been convicted by a...
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HAITI: PROFIL DE CINQ SENATEURS DE LA REPUBLIQUE CORROMPUS JUSQU’AUX OS PAR STANLEY LUCAS

August 8, 2011
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HAITI: PROFIL DE CINQ SENATEURS DE LA REPUBLIQUE CORROMPUS JUSQU’AUX OS PAR STANLEY LUCAS

En parcourant l’internet on se rend compte que la presse Haitienne a deja les dossiers de plusieurs senateurs qui dans un passe tres recent ont ete meles a la corruption, les assassinats, la violence politique et la drogue. En se servant des rapports de la presse Haitienne on decouvre le profil de cinq senateurs...
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Haiti Travel Warning by the US State Department

August 8, 2011
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Haiti Travel Warning by the US State Department

The Department of State has issued this Travel Warning to inform U.S. citizens traveling to or living in Haiti about the security situation in Haiti . This replaces the Travel Warning dated January 20, 2011 to consolidate and update information regarding the critical crime level, renewed cholera outbreak, lack of adequate infrastructure – particularly...
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Eco Building Products Successfully Lands 22 Containers of Red Shield Protected Lumber in Haiti

August 8, 2011
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Eco Building Products Successfully Lands 22 Containers of Red Shield Protected Lumber in Haiti

A For Profit Company ECO NO-BOIS Lumber Yard Receives Red Shield™ Coated Lumber for Local Distribution VISTA, Calif., Aug. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Eco Building™ Products, Inc., (OTCBB: ECOB) announced today the company has commenced unloading of containers with Red Shield coated lumber in our Port Au Prince wholesale lumber distribution facility. The entire...
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La cathédrale du Cap-Haïtien a été mise à sac

August 8, 2011
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La cathédrale du Cap-Haïtien a été mise à sac

Le Matin: La cathédrale du Cap-Haïtien a été mise à sac dans la nuit du samedi 6 au dimanche 7 août 2011. Les ornements et plusieurs autres objets sacrés ont été sévèrement endommagés par des inconnus qui n’ont rien emporté. La cathédrale du Cap-Haïtien a été mise à sac dans la nuit du samedi...
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Oxfam suspends Haiti staff on misconduct allegations

August 8, 2011
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Oxfam suspends Haiti staff on misconduct allegations

08 Aug 2011 12:23 Source: alertnet // Katie Nguyen A woman raises her arms for products as people loot from a destroyed shop after an earthquake in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, January 16, 2010. REUTERS/Carlos Barria By Katie Nguyen LONDON (AlertNet) – Oxfam has suspended a “small number” of staff working in quake-shattered Haiti due to...
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Israel showing the water-technology way

August 8, 2011
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Israel showing the water-technology way

By: Martin Zhuwakinyu Israel, a water-constrained country, is leaving no stone unturned in conserving this precious resource through a range of measures, including recycling, efficient use and desalination. The country currently recycles about 75% of its municipal effluent for irrigation, mostly in the arid south, which receives a measly 100 mm/y of rainfall. An...
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CAP HAITIAN CATHEDRAL DESECRATED BY PREVAL/ARISTIDE VANDALS

August 7, 2011
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CAP HAITIAN CATHEDRAL DESECRATED BY PREVAL/ARISTIDE VANDALS

August 8 2011 Late yesterday a mob of Aristide/Preval vandals desecrated the old cathedral in Cap Haitian breaking statues of the Saints and smashing fixtures. One statue was over 200 years old and was smashed into small pieces. There was a concert in front of the cathedral last night and it is believed the...
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