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By Edition On Monday, September 4th, 2017
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Little damage reported after earthquake hits Haiti

PORT-AU-PRINCE - One house was reportedly damaged, but there were no injuries or loss of life when a 4.3 magnitude earthquake occurred in Haiti over the weekend. According to the United States Geological Survey, More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, August 30th, 2017
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Retired US Army colonel charged with conspiring to bribe senior officials in Haiti

BOSTON - A retired US Army colonel was charged in a complaint unsealed on Tuesday for his alleged role in a foreign bribery and money laundering scheme in connection with a planned $84 million port development project More...

Cholera in Haiti
By Edition On Saturday, August 26th, 2017
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Court dismisses last lawsuit against UN over Haiti cholera epidemic

NEW YORK - A US federal judge has thrown out the last class-action lawsuit that had been filed against the United Nations (UN) over the 2010 cholera epidemic in Haiti. The suit had contended that the UN should More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017
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Seven years later, 37,967 Haitians still live in camps

PORT AU PRINCE - Since the 2010 earthquake in Haiti, the number of humanitarian organizations working in the country has been reduced drastically, while 37,967 displaced people are still living in 27 camps in Haiti More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, July 18th, 2017
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Clandestine immigration channel between Haiti and French Guiana dismantled

PORT AU PRINCE - Some 20 people have been arrested after a ten-month investigation into a clandestine immigration between Haiti and French Guiana via the Dominican Republic, Curacao, Panama and Suriname. Following More...

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By Edition On Monday, July 17th, 2017
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A few good men – and women – wanted as Haiti begins to rebuild army

PORT-AU-PRINCE - With just over three months to go before the United Nations mission ends its tour of duty in Haiti, the Jovenel Moise administration has officially launched a recruitment drive to rebuild an army. A More...

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By Edition On Friday, July 14th, 2017
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US Coast Guard repatriates 102 Haitian migrants

MIAMI - The US Coast Guard Cutter Mohawk crew repatriated 102 Haitian migrants on Wednesday to Cap-Haitien, Haiti. The Cutter Mohawk crew interdicted the migrants on Tuesday approximately 22 miles south of Great More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, July 11th, 2017
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At least 75,000 could die if earthquake hits vulnerable Haiti great north

PORT AU PRINCE - A United States-based global earthquake and structural engineering firm has found that there would be a significant risk of death and destruction if the Great North section of Haiti experienced More...

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By Edition On Thursday, June 29th, 2017
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Caribbean export expands regional angel investor network to the Dominican Republic and Haiti

SANTO DOMINGO - The Caribbean Export Development Agency has commenced their expansion of the angel investment footprint within the Dominican Republic and Haiti, following the first Bi-National Angel Investment workshop More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, June 28th, 2017
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New World Bank report calls for increased health budget and better spending to save lives in Haiti

In Haiti, public spending on healthcare per capita is us$13 per year, which is below the average and substantially lower than the average in neighboring countries. PORT-AU-PRINCE - A new report issued yesterday More...