Archive for October 12th, 2017

‘Miracle soil’ mixed in Niles being sent to help Haiti

October 12, 2017
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‘Miracle soil’ mixed in Niles being sent to help Haiti

NILES — A local company is trying to change lives– one bucket of soil at a time. Vital Blend is a type of soil created in Niles. It’s been dubbed the miracle soil. Now, the family behind it wants to take that miracle and give it to other countries. The goal is to help replenish the...
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DID JOVENEL’S DETERMINATION TO SAVE OUR NATION CAUSE POTENTATES OF POWER TO BLINK AND AGREE TO RE-NEGOTIATE??

October 12, 2017
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DID JOVENEL’S DETERMINATION TO SAVE OUR NATION CAUSE POTENTATES OF POWER TO BLINK AND AGREE TO  RE-NEGOTIATE??

OCT 12 2017 We have received unconfirmed reports to the effect that out POTENTATES OF POWER have see “The writing on the Wall,”  and will re-negotiate their contracts. The International Community has criticized Haiti’s power costs and their monopolist base. THE ECONOMIST has presented a feature article that focuses upon Haiti’s economic challenges and...
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Meeting of the Government of Haiti with Development Partners

October 12, 2017
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Meeting of the Government of Haiti with Development Partners

October 12, 2017 A delegation of the Republic of Haiti led by the Minister of Economy and Finance and accompanied by the Minister of Planning and External Cooperation and the Governor of the Central Bank held discussions on October 12, 2017 with leaders of multilateral and bilateral institutions (henceforth development partners) involved in development...
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Haiti requests 18-month TPS extension from Trump administration

October 12, 2017
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Haiti requests 18-month TPS extension from Trump administration

By Jacqueline Charles jcharles@miamiherald.com October 09, 2017 5:18 PM Haiti’s government has written to the Trump administration to formally ask for an 18-month extension of temporary protection from deportation for thousands of Haitians living in the United States. The request, delivered Friday to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, was written by the country’s...
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Sunrise Airways takes delivery of its new Boeing 737-800

October 12, 2017
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Sunrise Airways takes delivery of its new Boeing 737-800

Haiti Libre: The Haitian airline Sunrise Airways has accepted delivery of the latest addition to its fleet, a next generation 168-seat Boeing 737-800, at Orlando International Airport (MCO) . The jet aircraft will deploy along new Sunrise Airways routes to Orlando and Miami from the airline’s hub in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. Sunrise Airways’ new service...
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Nearly 5 million Haitians undernourished

October 12, 2017
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Nearly 5 million Haitians undernourished

Haiti Libre: A report by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) entitled “Panorama of Food and Nutritional Security in Latin America and the Caribbean” indicates that in Haiti are observed the highest levels of malnutrition “Nearly 47% of the population does not meet their minimum food needs, which is equivalent...
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Dominican Republic cement production tops 2.6Mt in 1H17

October 12, 2017
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Dominican Republic cement production tops 2.6Mt in 1H17

In the first half of 2017 cement production in the Dominican Republic reached 2,612,099t, according to data released by the Dominican Central Bank. From January to June of this year, domestic sales volumes increased by 5.5 per cent compared to the same period in 2016 while cement exports accounted for nearly 18 per cent...
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