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By Edition On Monday, November 21st, 2016
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Voters finally go to the polls in Haiti

PORT AU PRINCE - On Sunday, 6.2 million voters finally went to the polls in Haiti to elect the country’s next president, after a series of abandoned and postponed elections dating back to last year. Haitian voters More...

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By Edition On Thursday, November 17th, 2016
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Haiti temporarily escapes financial sanctions

PROVIDENCIALES - At the end of its plenary meeting last week in the Turks and Caicos Islands (TCI), the Caribbean Financial Action Task Force (CFATF) recognized the efforts made by Haiti through the publication More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, November 16th, 2016
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Haitian trade mission to visit Aruba

ORANJESTAD - From Tuesday, 15 to Friday, November 18, 2016, a trade delegation, consisting of representatives of 13 Haitian companies, two representatives of the ministry of trade and industry and several representatives More...

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By Edition On Friday, November 11th, 2016
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Deportation of Haitians from US resumed

PORT AU PRINCE - The deportation of Haitians to their home country from the US has been resumed, despite the post-Hurricane Matthew recovery situation and the more recent floods in Haiti. Inspector Gary Desrosiers, More...

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By Edition On Monday, November 7th, 2016
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One month after Hurricane Matthew, needs in Haiti remain vast, UN reports

PORT AU PRINCE - As Haiti struggles to recover from the massive destruction wrought by Hurricane Matthew, which pummelled the tiny country one month ago on October 4, the United Nations warned that, while its seems More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, November 1st, 2016
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Haiti election date again in doubt

PORT AU PRINCE - After publishing a new electoral calendar fixing the date of the presidential election on 20 November, which had originally been scheduled for October 9, but postponed because of the passage of More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, October 25th, 2016
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At least 800,000 Haitians in dire need of immediate assistance, says UN

PORT AU PRINCE - An assessment conducted by the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and the World Food Programme (WFP), together with the Haitian government and its National Coordination for Food More...

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By Edition On Monday, October 24th, 2016
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Haitians cautioned against using Guyana to Mexico cross-country route to reach US

MEXICALI - Hundreds of Haitians who usually fly or ship-smuggle their way into Guyana, in order to get across the border to Brazil en route to the US-Mexican border are being warned to desist from doing so, as More...

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By Edition On Friday, October 21st, 2016
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UN chief calls on General Assembly to ‘fulfil moral duty’ to assist storm-ravaged Haiti

NEW YORK - Briefing the United Nations General Assembly on the humanitarian situation in Haiti following the devastation caused by Hurricane Matthew, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon underlined the urgency of additional More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, October 18th, 2016
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Dutch aid ship forced to quit Haitian port as crowd threaten security

PORT AU PRINCE - A ship carrying much-needed aid for stricken Haiti has had to turn back because of a lack of port security. The Dutch government ship HNLMS Pelikaan has 35 tons of food, shelter and hygiene kits More...