Archive for June 2nd, 2018

Taiwan to loan NT$4.5 billion to Haiti for infrastructure: MOFA

June 2, 2018
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Taiwan to loan NT$4.5 billion to Haiti for infrastructure: MOFA

Taipei, May 31 (CNA) The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) announced Thursday that Taiwan will assist Haiti secure a NT$4.5 billion (US$150 million) loan from banks involved in the Republic of China’s Official Development Assistance (ODA) program, refuting rumors that the country is reverting to checkbook diplomacy. MOFA spokesman Andrew Lee (李憲章) told reporters...
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As Taiwan and China rivalry continues, Haiti president wraps up visit to Taipei

June 2, 2018
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As Taiwan and China rivalry continues, Haiti president wraps up visit to Taipei

By Jacqueline Charles jcharles@Miamiherald.com May 31, 2018 07:03 PM Updated June 01, 2018 11:05 AM Haitian President Jovenel Moïse’s first official visit to Taiwan this week produced photo ops, meetings with Taiwanese business people and a military salute with Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen at his side during a ceremony. But so far, it doesn’t...
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World Bank Supports Road Connectivity and Transparency in Haiti

June 2, 2018
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World Bank Supports Road Connectivity and Transparency in Haiti

The FINANCIAL — WASHINGTON, May 31, 2018 – More than 350,000 people in rural Haiti will benefit from improved access to all weather roads, local markets and health centers in the South, South East and Nippes departments as a result of a new US$ 75 million grant from the International Development Association approved today...
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