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Haiti celebrated in downtown Farmington

July 13, 2015
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Haiti celebrated in downtown Farmington

Jennifer Berkemeier has long held a fascination with the people — and the culture — of Haiti. So much so, that she adopted her daughter, Helen-Widma, 6, from the island nation and brought her home to Farmington Hills nearly three years ago. Describing Haitian art and music as having “a special attraction all its...
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$4M investment in the garment sector

July 13, 2015
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$4M investment in the garment sector

International Finance Corporation, (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, is investing $4 million to help The Willbes Haitian S.A., a subsidiary of South Korea-based The Willbes & Co., Ltd, expand its apparel manufacturing capacity and create 1,000 new jobs in Port au Prince by the end of 2016. In addition, IFC is...
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Haiti – FLASH : Nearly 3 shot dead every day, the last 6 months..

July 13, 2015
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Haiti – FLASH : Nearly 3 shot dead every day, the last 6 months..

The Episcopal Commission for Justice and Peace (CE-JILAP) commemorated Thursday in Port-au-Prince, the national day against violence. around the theme “Violence and crime in Haiti, what to do in the context of a democratic construction?” During the Mass given in memory of the disappeared victims in various circumstances from 2002 to 2015, Father John...
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Haiti vs. Honduras | Gold Cup Match Preview

July 13, 2015
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Haiti vs. Honduras | Gold Cup Match Preview

USA Today Sports Haiti vs. Honduras 2015 CONCACAF Gold Cup July 13 | 6 pm ET | Sporting Park, Kansas City, Kan. Fox Sports 1, UniMas, UDN in the US, Sportsnet World in Canada The Group A pair may be rooted to the bottom of the standings with a single point, but second place...
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