Biden’s appeal comes after yet another surge in violence due to relentless gang attacks on residents since August, leading to mass displacement and new fears for Haiti’s security.
Haiti DR Canal conflict
The Dominican authorities argue that the people behind the canal are Haitian entrepreneurs and politicians who want the water supply for commercial purposes and that construction is carried out unilaterally by individuals.
In March, Haitian farmers near the river resumed the canal’s construction to irrigate their crops and consume in daily living. Dominican officials asked them to stop. They refused.
Economic activity at the Haiti-Dominican Republic border crossings contributed to $1.03 billion in trade between the two countries in 2022: $1.02 billion in exports from the Dominican Republic to Haiti and $11.9 million in exports from Haiti sent to its neighbor.
Since the border is now closed, those Haitian immigrants are not able to get the monthly stamp there.
On Sept. 13, the artist broke a world record by being the only singer to have released 11 music videos simultaneously with 11 songs. Woyyy!!! This is something no one has done before in the Haitian Music Industry.
Sands, born Douhdon Jean Noel, has never been to Haiti. Never tasted soup joumou. Doesn’t have a ton of Haitian friends. And yet, he’s developed his own hot sauce, now sold as “Haitian Heat,” created, in part, from a thirst to recognize his Haitian roots.
Castleman also released a document detailing the process, along with a user portal, for investors to claim amounts due to them, this week.
In 2022, the price of Bitcoin was on a downward trajectory, with a big crash in early May. By the time I was appointed, there were over $40 million in losses in the Bitcoin held in the CoinPayments account. So there was no positive ROI from the EminiFX exposure to the price of Bitcoin.
Haitian-born soccer star Melchie Daelle “Dumornay” Dumornay delivered an award-winning debut performance with her new club, delivering the opening goal that propelled Olympique Lyonnais past Paris Saint-Germain in a Sept.10 match.
Alan has just finished taking part in FKZ Africa, which celebrates zouk and konpa music, that took place in the Ivory Coast, a place that he is familiar with.
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Views saying “yes” align with a recent report saying a majority of Haitians surveyed want the force. Others are skeptical.
While some support the protests, other residents believe that Jean-Charles is using them as a way to gain supporters before the elections.
The court-appointed receiver plans to hold a town hall about the EminiFX funds on YouTube on Wednesday, Sept. 6 at 7 p.m. Eastern.
A float under the banner of Banboche Mas led the Haitian presence at the 2023 Labor Day Carnival’s signature parade along Eastern Parkway Monday.
While no costumed mas band dedicated to showcasing Haiti appeared on the route, revelers of all ages were seen sporting the country’s bicolore were spotted in the crowds.…
DETROIT—The gleaming red “Mr. Creole,” a food truck owned by Edens Gaston, has become a regular sight in Detroit’s downtown plaza, festivals and other busy locations. In this…
For a while, Gaston prepared 55 plates of Haitian food to sell at work every day. At first, he had to explain Haitian cuisine to co-workers who had…
Dafney Lavache, an immigration center volunteer in Indianapolis, said colleagues at the center picked up a Haitian man walking on the freeway in that city after his sponsor…