Ouest, Haiti Newswire (Page 7)

Ouest, Haiti Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Ouest, Haiti. (Page 7)

Results 121 - 140 of 832 in Ouest, Haiti

  1. UN considers change of mandate for peacekeeping mission in HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2017 | Caribbean News Now!

    Military peacekeepers and UN police from the UN Mission in Haiti work with Haitian National Police to train for a quick reaction force that can deploy to troubled areas at the request of the Haitian government. Photo: Logan Abassi UN/MINUSTAH PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti -- While the security situation in Haiti is "not perfect", solid progress has been made over the past few years, the head of United Nations peacekeeping operations said, stressing that the Organization is considering a change in the mandate of the UN stabilization mission in the island nation, known as MINUSTAH.

    Comment?

  2. Dissecting Sublime Frequencies with the folks behind a recent book on the labelRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | Chicago Reader

    On Saturday afternoon at 2 PM, Corbett vs. Dempsey hosts a series of readings from and a panel discussion about the recent book Punk Ethnography: Artists & Scholars Listen to Sublime Frequencies . Sublime Frequencies is an influential record label founded by Alan and Rick Bishop and their friend Hisham Mayet, and since its launch in 2003 it's released a fascinating array of previously hard-to-find music from around the globe.

    Comment?

  3. Zoey Dollaz Dismisses Mumble Rappers Everywhere With Funk FlexRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | Vibe

    Zoey Dollaz refuses to sit quietly next to the new generation of mumble rappers. The Freebandz signee has been moving up in the ranks since debuting his Port-Au-Prince and October mixtapes last year.

    Comment?

  4. Recycling textiles funds overseas charitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2017 | Western Wheel

    The Town has added a bin for Clothing for a Cause, based out of Airdrie, at the Eco Centre accepting all clothing, linen and shoe donations - in good or poor shape. Every week, Clothing for a Cause will collect items donated from Okotoks and other locations.

    Comment?

  5. CARICOM pledges support for HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2017 | The Gleaner

    PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti : Chairman of the Caribbean Community , President David Granger says the regional integration grouping welcomes the transfer of power in Haiti after the French-speaking CARICOM country inaugurated its 58th head of state on Tuesday. Granger, the Guyana head of state, who represented CARICOM at the ceremony, said that "the Caribbean is not only a zone of peace from a strategic point of view in terms of the absence of war but it is also a zone of Constitutional stability.

    Comment?

  6. Jovenel Moise sworn in as Haiti's new presidentRead the original story

    Feb 7, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    Jovenel Moise was sworn in as the 58th president of Haiti on Tuesday, pledging to improve education and quality of life in the impoverished nation. In his first speech as president, Moise said, "My mission is to build a society, a nation that will make us proud."

    Comment?

  7. Haiti's new president sworn-inRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2017 | Caribbean News Now!

    Also, for the convenience of our readers and the online community generally, we have reproduced the complete Caribbean Net News archives from 2004 to 2010 here . The Caribbean is especially vulnerable to rising sea levels brought about by global warming.

    Comment?

  8. Businessman Jovenel Moise takes office as president of HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2017 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Businessman Jovenel Moise became Haiti's new president on Tuesday, ending a political stalemate that lasted more than a year with his promise to deliver thousands of new jobs. Haitian President Jovenel Moise takes the oath of office during his inauguration in Port-au-Prince, Haiti February 7, 2017.

    Comment?

  9. Haiti swears in a new president after nearly two years of political crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2017 | The Miami Herald

    A supporter of presidential candidate Jovenel Moise holds up a campaign poster as he celebrates his candidate's victory in Petion-Ville, Haiti, Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2017. The U.S. delegation to the swearing-in of Haiti's President Jovenal Moise included Omarosa O. Manigault, the former reality star, now assistant to U.S. President Donald Trump.

    Comment?

  10. Trump Delegation to Attend Haiti Presidential InaugurationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2017 | Voice of America

    Haitian President-elect Jovenel Moise of PHTK political party, gives a speech, in Petion Ville, a suburb of the Haitian capital of Port-au-Prince on Jan. 3, 2017. President Donald Trump is sending a U.S. delegation to Haiti to attend the inauguration of President-elect Jovenel MoA se on Tuesday.

    Comment?

  11. Haiti's Incoming President Foresees Personal Bond with TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | Voice of America

    The man poised to become Haiti's president on February 7 draws a parallel between himself and the new chief executive of the United States, suggesting his desire to forge a personal bond between Port-au-Prince and Washington. Like Donald Trump, Jovenel MoA se has a resume steeped in business, but no previous experience in public office.

    Comment?

  12. OAS observes conclusion of electoral cycle in HaitiRead the original story

    Feb 1, 2017 | Caribbean News Now!

    Also, for the convenience of our readers and the online community generally, we have reproduced the complete Caribbean Net News archives from 2004 to 2010 here . The Caribbean is especially vulnerable to rising sea levels brought about by global warming.

    Comment?

  13. OAS commends Haiti for concluding vote, notes low turnoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2017 | Fredericksburg.com

    Voters gather at a marketplace being used as a voting center in the Canape Vert neighborhood of Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Sunday, Jan. 29, 2017. Haiti is holding a final round of legislative contests that close a repeatedly derailed election cycle that started in 2015.

    Comment?

  14. New Zealand hires former Trump campaign director to lobby for business visasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2017 | Reuters

    New Zealand has hired a former campaign field director for U.S. President Donald Trump to help its push for a long-sought visa that would give the Pacific nation's business employees easier access to the United States. New Zealand's embassy in Washington hired boutique firm Sonoran Policy Group's Stuart Jolly to lobby the U.S. administration for access to E1 and E2 business and investor visas, according to documents filed with a U.S. government database last week.

    Comment?

  15. Trump, South Korea's Hwang agree to strengthen defenses against North Korea: White HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2017 | Reuters

    South Korean acting President and Prime Minister Hwang Kyo-ahn speaks during the New Year's press conference at the government complex in Seoul, South Korea, Monday, Jan. 23, 2017. U.S. President Donald Trump and South Korean Acting President Hwang Kyo-ahn agreed to take steps to strengthen joint defense capabilities to defend against North Korea's nuclear threat, the White House said on Sunday after a telephone call between the two leaders.

    Comment?

  16. Philippine police suspend anti-drug operations, declare war on rogue copsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2017 | Reuters

    Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte speaks during a late night news conference at the presidential palace in Manila, Philippines January 29, 2017. Philippine police are suspending their anti-narcotics operation until they have cleansed their ranks of "scalawags", the chief of the force said on Monday, following the killing of a South Korean businessmen by rogue officers.

    Comment?

  17. Haiti holds final round of election cycle started in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2017 | SFGate

    Voters gather at a marketplace being used as a voting center in the Canape Vert neighborhood of Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Sunday, Jan. 29, 2017. Haiti is holding a final round of legislative contests that close a repeatedly derailed election cycle that started in 2015.

    Comment?

  18. Forbes 30Under30 Entrepreneur Launches Haiti Tech Summit in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | PR Log

    PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti - Jan. 26, 2017 - PRLog -- New York, USA---- In an effort to accelerate the United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals, Haiti will host the largest annual gathering of innovators addressing humanity's grandest challenges with the historic launch of the Haiti Tech Summit. The summit has three primary objectives.

    Comment?

  19. Haitian Times Morning News Roundup - Jan. 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | The Daily Millbury

    Haiti-Based Sunrise Airways Charts Course for Accelerated Growth with New Airbus A320 Sunrise Airways has positioned itself for aggressive expansion in 2017, initiating service aboard a new 180-seat Airbus A320 aircraft. Sourced through a wet-lease agreement with Dominican Wings, a subsidiary of Lithuanian wet-lease specialist Avion Express, the Airbus A320 is currently operating along Sunrise Airways routes connecting Cuba with Haiti and the Dominican Republic.

    Comment?

  20. Animal control seizes 107 roosters, other birds in raid on SouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | MySanAntonio.com

    Animal Care Services seized about 107 birds during a raid on a home on the South Side on Jan. 19, 2017. Animal Care Services seized about 107 birds during a raid on a home on the South Side on Jan. 19, 2017.

    Comment?