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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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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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Moïse Decorates the Founder of the Fanfare of National Palace

July 2, 2017
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Moïse Decorates the Founder of the Fanfare of National Palace

Haiti Libre: Tuesday in the National Palace gardens, as part of the celebration of the 45th anniversary of the National Palace Fanfare, President Jovenel Moïse, accompanied by his wife Martine and Prime Minister Jack Guy Lafontant, proceeded to the decoration of the National Order of Honor and Merit to the rank of Officer, of...
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Tabling in Parliament of the draft budget 2017-2018

July 2, 2017
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Tabling in Parliament of the draft budget 2017-2018

On Friday 30 June, in accordance with the Constitution, Patrick Salomon, the Minister of the Economy and Finance tabled in the office of the Chamber of Deputies his draft budget law 2017-2018. Cholzer Chancy, President of the Lower House, took note of the deposit and promised to follow up with the Finance Committee of...
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5 Tiny Island Nations Helping Keep Venezuela’s Dictator in Power- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

June 24, 2017
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5 Tiny Island Nations Helping Keep Venezuela’s Dictator in Power- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

At a meeting of the Organization of American States (OAS) this week, international diplomats had the chance to send a clear message to Venezuelan dictator Nicolás Maduro that his authoritarian rule must end. However, despite a proposal urging Maduro to scrap his plans to re-write the Venezuelan constitution receiving the support of 20 major countries,...
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In visit to Haiti, Security Council delegation to reaffirm support for country’s stability and development

June 24, 2017
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In visit to Haiti, Security Council delegation to reaffirm support for country’s stability and development

The Permanent Representative of Bolivia to the United Nations Sacha Sergio Llorenty Soliz holds a joint press conference at the Haitian National Palace with the Haitian Acting Minister of Foreign Affairs Aviol Fleurant. Photo: UN Photo/ Logan Abassi ` 23 June 2017 – The United Nations Security Council on Thursday began a three-day visit...
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Thousands of Haitian Workers Are on Strike Against Foreign-Owned Sweatshops- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

June 23, 2017
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Thousands of Haitian Workers Are on Strike Against Foreign-Owned Sweatshops- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Thousands of textile workers in Haiti have stopped work in factories and taken to the streets to demand of improved working conditions in the country’s maquiladora export industry. For more than three weeks, workers have mobilized to demand higher wages, an eight-hour workday and protections against increased quotas across the industrial centers of Port-au-Prince,...
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Haiti’s one-time fugitive Guy Philippe gets nine years in U.S. prison – Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

June 22, 2017
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Haiti’s one-time fugitive Guy Philippe gets nine years in U.S. prison – Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Guy Philippe, a former police commander who eluded capture in Haiti for more than a decade even as he won a seat in the Haitian Senate, was sentenced to nine years in prison in Miami federal court Wednesday for accepting bribes to protect cocaine smugglers who used the island to ship drugs to the...
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The End of the UN Stabilization Mission in Haiti

June 22, 2017
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The End of the UN Stabilization Mission in Haiti

What It Means for the Country’s Future By Michael Deibert Under an ash gray sky threatening rain this past April, dozens of people in the Port-au-Prince neighborhood of Cité Soleil (Sun City) gathered across the street from the local police station to survey a flat patch of earth where goats normally graze. As surveyors...
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Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc greets Haitian Senate President

June 21, 2017
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Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc greets Haitian Senate President

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc told President of the Senate of Haiti Youri Latortue during a reception in Hanoi on June 20 that the Vietnamese Government wishes to push forward practical and effective ties with the Haitian Government. Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc (R) meets President of the Senate of Haiti Youri Latortue Phuc...
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Incident malheureux à la Faculté d’ethnologie – Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

June 19, 2017
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Incident malheureux à la Faculté d’ethnologie – Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Des étudiants en colère ont mis le feu à plusieurs véhicules se trouvant dans l’enceinte de la Faculté d’ethnologie ce lundi, a constaté le journal. Cet incendie fait suite à une altercation entre les étudiants et le doyen de cette entité de l’Université d’État d’Haïti (UEH). Des barricades de pneus enflammés étaient visibles à...
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IMF reaches staff-level agreement with Haiti

June 18, 2017
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IMF reaches staff-level agreement with Haiti

JAMAICA GLEANER ​PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti (CMC): The International Monetary Fund (IMF) says it has reached agreement with Haiti on a staff-monitored programme (SMP). An IMF delegation, headed Chris Walker, its mission chief for the French-speaking Caribbean Community (CARICOM) country, said that following “productive discussions” the staff-level agreement was reached covering the period of...
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After canceling with TPS families, Haitian president tells recipients to ‘calm down’ – Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

June 18, 2017
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After canceling with TPS families, Haitian president tells recipients to ‘calm down’ – Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

By Jacqueline Charles jcharles@miamiherald.com When Evica learned she and 24 others had scored a meeting with Haiti President Jovenel Moïse, the Haitian migrant, who scrapes a living sorting through used clothing, rummaged through her closet and pulled out her Sunday best. A gray jacket and matching blouse with a hint of glitter, paired with...
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Readout of the Vice President’s Meeting with President Jovenel Moise of Haiti

June 18, 2017
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Readout of the Vice President’s Meeting with President Jovenel Moise of Haiti

www.whitehouse.gov The Vice President today met with President Jovenel Moise of Haiti in Miami, Florida. On behalf of President Trump, the Vice President congratulated President Moise for his election earlier this year, and recognized Haiti for filling key government leadership positions. The two leaders stressed the importance of pursuing an economic reform agenda to...
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VIDEO: Ex-Haiti President Michel Martelly 2hr Interview Live on Radio SCOOP FM 14 June 2017

June 18, 2017
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VIDEO: Ex-Haiti President Michel Martelly 2hr Interview Live on Radio SCOOP FM 14 June 2017

Watch this video… Ex Haiti President Michel Martelly 2 hour Interview Live on Radio SCOOP FM with Journalist Gary Pierre Paul Charles, Marco and Eudes Wednesday, 14 June 2017. In the interview President Martelly discusses the good and bad moments of his presidency, why and how he handpicked Jovenel Moise to continue his legacy...
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Haitian Senate President to pay official visit to Vietnam

June 16, 2017
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Haitian Senate President to pay official visit to Vietnam

VNA Thursday, June 15, 2017 – 19:45:00 Print President of the Senate of the Republic of Haiti Youri Latortue. (Source: haitinews2000.net) Hanoi (VNA) – President of the Senate of the Republic of Haiti Youri Latortue and his spouse will pay an official visit to Vietnam from June 17-22 at the invitation of National Assembly Chairwoman...
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FATAL FLASHPOINT GETS CLOSER AS TENSIONS INCREASE – A FEW STUDENT DEATHS COULD COLLAPSE JOVENEL’S GAME – MAKING WAY FOR NESMY MANIGAT INTERIM PRESIDENCY- Added COMMENTARY BY HAITIAN-TRUTH

June 13, 2017
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FATAL FLASHPOINT GETS CLOSER AS TENSIONS INCREASE – A FEW STUDENT DEATHS COULD COLLAPSE JOVENEL’S GAME – MAKING WAY FOR NESMY MANIGAT INTERIM PRESIDENCY- Added COMMENTARY BY HAITIAN-TRUTH

Monday afternoon, students of the Faculty of Ethnology came to protest against the decision to dismiss several of their colleagues. The impossibility of finding an agreement with the Dean Yves Blot who was then in his vehicle, for the reinstatement of the students sanctioned and following a slight incident where a student was accidentally...
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June 13, 2017
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Professor Robert Franklin and Candler students visit Musee Ogier-Fombrum, a museum built around the remnants of a sugar cane plantation built in 1760 and abandoned during the country’s revolution, led by self-liberated slaves. Seminar participants explore the Citadelle Laferri, a large mountain-top fortress built by a leader of the Haitian slave rebellion, located south...
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Brooklyn pols express alarm about Puerto Rican referendum, Haitian protected status

June 13, 2017
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Brooklyn pols express alarm about Puerto Rican referendum, Haitian protected status

Rep. Nydia Velázquez, left, and Borough President Eric Adams. Photos by Mary Frost Puerto Rican referendum illegitimate; Haitian protection status extension a ‘half measure at best.’ By Mary Frost Brooklyn Daily Eagle Brooklyn officials expressed alarm on Sunday about events affecting Puerto Rico and Haiti, the birthplaces of thousands of Brooklyn residents. U.S. Rep....
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SAM THE EAGLE HAS ADVICE FOR JOVENEL – “IT’S HARD TO SOAR WITH EAGLES WHEN YOU WORK WITH TURKEYS..”

June 10, 2017
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SAM THE EAGLE HAS ADVICE FOR JOVENEL – “IT’S HARD TO SOAR WITH EAGLES WHEN YOU WORK WITH TURKEYS..”

June 10, 2017 The Government offices are  full of Turkeys many with truly mixed or opposing loyalties! It is one thing to have your own Turkeys, but when the yard is crowded with someone else’s Turkeys you have a lot of bodies gobbling up the resources with no positive effect. The Cabinet is one...
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