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By Edition On Tuesday, November 28th, 2017
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Inaugural flight to Curaçao by Haitian Sunrise Airways

WILLEMSTAD -  Sunrise Airways’s non-stop inaugural flight from Haiti to Curaçao was celebrated at the Curaçao Airport with an event that included speeches by the Minister of Economic Development Dr. Steven More...

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By Edition On Friday, November 24th, 2017
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Why the end of deportation protection for Haitians in the US triggered concern in The Bahamas

NASSAU - The Bahamas is bracing for an influx of illegal migrants from neighbouring Haiti on the heels of Washington’s decision to end its Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for almost 60,000 Haitians working and More...

Elaine Duke
By Edition On Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017
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US ends temporary protected status for Haitians

WASHINGTON - Haitians living in the United States under the Temporary Protected Status (TPS) designation have been given 18 months to get out of the country. The Donald Trump administration yesterday announced More...

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By Edition On Friday, October 20th, 2017
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Fresh UN mission on the ground in Haiti with new mandate

PORT-AU-PRINCE - The UN Mission for Justice Support in Haiti (MINUJUSTH), which comprises 1,275 police officers and 350 civilians, began its tour of duty on Monday dedicated to supporting the rule of law. It replaced More...

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By Edition On Monday, October 16th, 2017
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Tens of thousands of Haitians threatened with deportation in The Bahamas

NASSAU - Bahamas Prime Minister Hubert Minnis told parliament last week that all irregular migrants in the country, regardless of their nationality, have until 31 December 2017 to return voluntarily to their country More...

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By Edition On Friday, October 13th, 2017
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Haitian Sunrise is going to fly to Curaçao

WILLEMSTAD - Sunrise Airways will operate the Curaçao route. That is the result of a trade delegation of the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Curinde, the Free Zone operator, last August. The Haitian airline will More...

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By Edition On Friday, October 6th, 2017
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A year after hurricane Matthew, Haiti’s children still incredibly vulnerable to disasters

PORT-AU-PRINCE - One year has passed since Hurricane Matthew made landfall in southwest Haiti – leaving terrible destruction in its wake – but children and adolescents on the island still remain highly vulnerable More...

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By Edition On Thursday, September 14th, 2017
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Curaçao business orientation mission visits Haiti

PORT AU PRINCE, WILLEMSTAD - During the last week of August, a delegation from Curaçao visited Haiti at the invitation of Sunrise Airways in cooperation with the Chamber of Commerce and Industry Haiti-BENELUX. The More...

mirabalais
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...