Archive for July, 2017

Petro Caribe : l’ancien premier ministre Laurent Lamothe s’explique

July 12, 2017
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Petro Caribe : l’ancien premier ministre Laurent Lamothe s’explique

https://www.vantbefinfo.com/laurentlamothe/ See video here. Laisser un commentaire Port-au-Prince, le 14 juillet 2017.- L’ancien Premier Ministre haïtien , Laurent Salvador Lamothe a défendu sa gestion du fond Petro Caribe lors d’une conférence de presse réalisée, aujourd’hui 14 juillet, au local de « sa fondation » à Pétion Ville, a constaté un reporter de Vant bèf info (VBI)....
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Haiti: Against Their Will – new report on sexual violence

July 12, 2017
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Haiti: Against Their Will – new report on sexual violence

Solidarité fanm pou yon lavi miyò is one of the local network organisations who work with young girls and vulnerable children. They provide shelter to twelve girls, who have been refered to them by governmental social agency. Executive Summary In Haiti, the number of young people, especially women and girls, who report experiencing sexual and...
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The project of barracks in Haiti is dead

July 12, 2017
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The project of barracks in Haiti is dead

The reconstruction of the fire station of Port-au-Prince in Haiti, sponsored by the City of Quebec, falls into the water. The canadian government has chosen to remove his balls. Quebec City mayor Régis Labeaume confirmed to the Newspaper that the project, funded to the height of $ 2.6 million by the federal government, through...
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Passing of the poet writer Jean-Claude Fignole

July 12, 2017
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Passing of the poet writer Jean-Claude Fignole

Tuesday, July 11, passed away the writer poet professor and former mayor of Abricotsn Jean-Claude Fignole. Président Jovenel Moïse : “President Jovenel Moise salutes the memory of a talented writer, a great intellectual figure The death of Professor and poet Jean-Claude Fignole is a great loss for the country. His brilliant intelligence, his...
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Le ex-Premier Ministre Laurent Lamothe, attendu au Parlement, ce jeudi.-

July 12, 2017
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Le ex-Premier Ministre Laurent Lamothe, attendu au Parlement, ce jeudi.-

Juillet 12, 2017 La Commission dite “Éthique et anti-Corruption du Sénat sur la Gestion des Fonds PetroCaribe” invite ce jeudi 13 juillet 2017 l’ex-Premier Ministre Laurent Salvador Lamothe pour répondre aux allégations CONTRATS ANTI-DATÉS qui pèsent contre lui. En mars 2016, face aux “rumeurs de corruption”, l’Assemblée des Sénateurs a mis sur pied une...
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Wyclef Jean on how he went from ‘having nothing’ to being a Grammy Award-winning music mogul

July 12, 2017
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Wyclef Jean on how he went from ‘having nothing’ to being a Grammy Award-winning music mogul

Wyclef Jean arrives at the 42nd American Music Awards in Los Angeles, California November 23, 2014. REUTERS/Danny Moloshok The story of Wyclef Jean is an embodiment of the ‘American Dream.’ Born in the Haitian commune of Croix-des-Bouquets, Nel Ust Wyclef Jean – whose stage name is Wyclef Jean – immigrated to the U.S. at...
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“Energy Mafioso” against China’s $2B Plan to Electrify Haiti- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

July 11, 2017
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“Energy Mafioso” against China’s $2B Plan to Electrify Haiti- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (sentinel.ht) – In Haiti, a trio of wealthy businessmen involved in the electricity sector and characterized as the “energy mafioso”, have successfully, according to reporting, forced, possibly through extortion, President Jovenel Moise to withdraw from a $2 billion plan with China to electrify all of Haiti. The deal with China dates...
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Top Priorities for Haiti- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

July 11, 2017
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Top Priorities for Haiti- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Like every nation, Haiti has limited resources. Prioritization is needed. Understanding the costs and benefits of different policies and proposals can help decision-makers to focus on the most effective investments. Over recent months, I have shared the research from Haïti Priorise on this blog. The research has been written by more than 50 economists...
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Nearly 5,000 Haitians expelled from Dominican territory in June- Added commentary By Haitian-Truth

July 11, 2017
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Nearly 5,000 Haitians expelled from Dominican territory in June- Added commentary By Haitian-Truth

Tuesday, the Directorate General of Migration (DGM) of the Dominican Republic revealed that last June 4,943 foreigners in irregular migration had been deported to their country of origin. Most of the returnees were of Haitian origin even though the DGM indicated that these deportations included foreigners from...
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Jamaica Broilers reports $2b profit

July 11, 2017
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Jamaica Broilers reports $2b profit

Poultry company Jamaica Broilers Group grew its bottom line by one-third at year ending April, amid a double-digit spike in revenue. The company reported net profit of made $2.27 billion, up from $1.7 billion a year ago. Sales topped $44 billion, up more than 15 per cent from $38 billion. Vice-president of finance, Ian...
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Haitian factory workers demand higher wages

July 11, 2017
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Haitian factory workers demand higher wages

Port-au-Prince (AFP) – Hundreds of Haiti’s factory workers protested in Port-au-Prince on Monday against a small increase in the minimum wage set by the government. The workers, paid 300 gourdes (4.75 dollars) a day, are demanding 800 gourdes (12.75 dollars) for an eight-hour day of labor making products in factories outsourced to foreign companies....
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Haiti: the workers of sub-contracting require a better salary-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

July 11, 2017
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Haiti: the workers of sub-contracting require a better salary-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

AFP Monday, 10 July, 2017 14:38 UPDATE Monday, 10 July, 2017 14:38 Several hundreds of workers of contract factories demonstrated Monday in the streets of Port-au-Prince to express their anger at the too low minimum wage adjustment that is proposed, on the background of aggravation of the precariousness in Haiti. Paid 300 gourdes (4,75...
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Mexico Lab Ships Largest GMO Corn Seed Shipment to Haiti- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

July 4, 2017
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Mexico Lab Ships Largest GMO Corn Seed Shipment to Haiti- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

MEXICO CITY, Mexico (sentinel.ht) – A Mexican laboratory having investments from two Clinton confidants, tech billionaire Bill Gates and Mexican business magnate, Carlos Slim, created 150 tons of genetically modified corn seeds that were sent to Haiti. It is the largest seed shipment to any country in the history of the laboratory known as...
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To really help Haiti’s children, stop the international funding of orphanages

July 4, 2017
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To really help Haiti’s children, stop the international funding of orphanages

In this 2013 photo, a boy stands in his room in the U.S.-based Church of Bible Understanding orphanage in Kenscoff, Haiti, a facility run by a Christian missionary group funded by an antique store in Manhattan. Dieu Nalio Chery AP Op-Ed July 03, 2017 10:10 PM To really help Haiti’s children, stop the international...
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Recruitment for the new army is approaching- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

July 4, 2017
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Recruitment for the new army is approaching- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Haiti Libre: A modest 135 million Gourdes was finally added to the budget of the Ministry of Defense to enable it to begin recruiting young people for the new Haitian armed force. This budget of 512 million Gdes of the Ministry, of which 25 million envisaged for the investments, inscribed in the law of...
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Moratorium on the granting of FM radio frequencies- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

July 4, 2017
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Moratorium on the granting of FM radio frequencies- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

The General Directorate of the Executive Body of the National Telecommunications Council (CONATEL) informs the interested parties that due to the saturation of the frequency band allocated to FM broadcasting and harmful radio interference, which interferes in particular with aeronautical communications, the following measures are adopted: 1 – A moratorium is granted on the...
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Bill Gates and Carlos Slim invest US$25 million in bioscience center in Texcoco, Mexico

July 3, 2017
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Bill Gates and Carlos Slim invest US$25 million in bioscience center in Texcoco, Mexico

Bill Gates and Carlos Slim (Notimex) The Carlos Slim Foundation and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation have together invested $25 million in a new bioscience complex for agricultural research in Texcoco, Mexico. Called the International Center for the Improvement of Corn and Wheat (Centro Internacional de Mejoramiento del Maíz y Trigo, or “CIMMYT”),...
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Busted Iran front group loaded Clinton Foundation with cash

July 3, 2017
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Busted Iran front group loaded Clinton Foundation with cash

The Alavi Foundation regularly sent five-figure donations to the Clinton Foundation. Posted July 03, 2017 10:42 AM by Jordan Schachtel An Iranian foundation recently convicted as a front organization for the theocratic regime in Tehran donated five-figure sums to the infamous Clinton Foundation. Last week, a New York grand jury ruled that the government...
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ANOTHER STEP IN OAS MEMBERS’ PLAN TO STEAL ASSEMBLY JOBS: Haitian workers strike for $12.50 a day

July 3, 2017
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ANOTHER STEP IN OAS MEMBERS’ PLAN TO STEAL ASSEMBLY JOBS: Haitian workers strike for $12.50 a day

By G. Dunkel posted on July 2, 2017 THE PHOTO ABOVE – ILLUSTRATING ARTICLE IS ACTUALLY ONE FROM 2015’S ELECTION CAMPAIGN – NEAT TRICK. “WORKERS’ WORLD – Workers and oppressed peoples of the world unite!” July 3, 2017. Haitian textile workers on strike for higher wages, better working conditions, access to social services. For...
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