Most Haitians demand resignation of President Jovenel Moïse

Port-au-Prince, Oct 23 (Prensa Latina) Hundreds of Haitians once again took to the streets of the capital of Haiti to demand the resignation of President Jovenel Moïse, in the sixth consecutive week of anti-government protests. In several areas of Port-au-Prince, protesters sang songs against the government and criticized that after a month the president insists …

ONA revises upward loan rates

“The General Directorate of the National Office of Old-Age Insurance (ONA) informs all those interested in the matter, that in order to make grow the assets of the contributors of the Office, to respond the current realities of the financial market and the rate of inflation as from 1 November 2019, it is obliged to revise …

UEH : The 2 dead near the rectorate were not protesters

Following the incident that occurred Thursday, October 17 near the State University of Haiti (UEH) causing the death of two people, at the time of an demonstration along the Rivière Lane, the Rectorate want to re-establish the facts and inform the general public and the academic community that : “According to the Rectorate’s Security Service …

Tourist establishments targets of protesters attacks

Bocchit Edmond, acting Minister of Tourism https://www.icihaiti.com/en/news-28900-icihaiti-politic-installation-of-the-new-acting-minister-of-tourism.html , also Minister of Foreign Affairs, condemns with the last rigor, the attacks perpetrated against certain tourist establishments in Port-au-Prince, Côte des Arcadins, Cap-Haitien and Jacmel among others, and reaffirms his solidarity with the companies and employees affected by these turbulences. The Minister underlines “These intimidating and irresponsible acts only …

The Haitian Government asks USA for emergency food aid

The French NGO Aid to Technical Cooperation and Development (ACTED) has been working in Haiti since 2006 to respond to chronic crisis situations, says that the agricultural, economic and socio-political situation is under tension in Haiti. At the agricultural level, ACTED explains that the harvest yield of the spring 2019 crop (which normally accounts for …

Petit-Goâve underwater calls for help

Following the torrential rains that fell in the night from Friday to Saturday, October 19, many neighborhoods of Petit-Goâve including Rue Geffrard, Grand’Rue (Place Soulouque), St. Paul Street, Rue Pétion, Avenue Gaston, Ti Guinean , Chabanne are again under water… Saturday, October 19, the same victims of the floods of September 18 hhttps://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-28794-haiti-flash-torrential-rains-petit-goave-and-ganthier-stricken-partial-assessment.html and other …

The Haitian Conference of Religious announces a great national silent march

In a note dated Friday, the Haitian Conference of Religious (CHR) calls on the conscience of everyone, especially the Head of State, to take note of the seriousness of the hour and take a decision wise for Haiti and announces among others, a national silent march in all major cities of the country Tuesday, October …

12 Haitians in formation in Chile, as trainers of firefighters

A team of 12 Haitians (5 firefighters from the Haitian National Police, 5 from the Association of Volunteer Firefighters of Haiti and 2 officers of the Haitian Armed Forces, left Haiti to Santiago (Chile), as part of a training of trainers of firefighters. This comprehensive and intensive 8-week training with materials and tools is the …

Missed attempt, 76 deputies vote in favor of the PM !

Yesterday Tuesday, for the umpteenth time, opposition Deputies ransacked the Chamber of Deputies to prevent the holding of the presentation session of the statement of general policy Prime Minister named Fritz William Michel https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-28652-haiti-flash-pm-named-fritz-william-michel-expected-at-the-chamber-of-deputies.html which was scheduled at 11 am. The four ransacking deputies are : Déus Deroneth (Marigot – PONT), Joseph Manès Louis (Cabaret – Fanmi …

Haiti – Security : Rameau Normil met with Ambassador Sison

Following the installation of Rameau Normil https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-28605-haiti-security-installation-of-the-new-dg-of-the-pnh-and-advice-of-gedeon.html , as new acting Director General of the National Police of Haiti (PNH) last Tuesday replacing Michel Ange Gédéon, the Ambassador of the United States in Port-au-Prince, Michèle Sison and the team of the Embassy met the acting General Director of the PNH to discuss the many sectors of the …