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2013-12-23 08:24:22

MIAMI and PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Dec. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The government of Haiti has generally received negative ratings in national and international media yet the majority of Haitians appear to strongly disagree with what journalists and pundits have been saying about their government. That is what Newlink Research, a Miami based firm that polls extensively throughout Latin America and the Caribbean, and Dagmar Research, one of Haiti's leading public opinion firms, found in...

2013-12-11 20:20:33

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Dec. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Venezuelan government has rejected comments made last week by Mary Barton-Dock, the World Bank's envoy to Haiti who suggested that the Caribbean country's handling of PetroCaribe funds lacked transparency. The Venezuelan Ambassador to Haiti, Pedro Antonio Canino Gonzales, called Barton-Dock's comment disrespectful and denounced the Bank's interference in the bilateral affairs and the cooperation relationship between...

2013-10-31 23:02:40

A team of cervical cancer experts from the non-profit Basic Health International returned to Port Au Prince, Haiti, to train clinicians to detect and treat cervical precancer. New York, NY (PRWEB) October 31, 2013 Dr. Rachel Masch, an OBGYN at Beth Israel Hospital in New York City, led a team of OBGYNs, nurses and public health professionals to Port Au Prince, Haiti on September 30. The mission of the trip was to train local midwives in cervical cancer prevention. In collaboration with...

2013-06-12 08:20:56

- Starting this December, JetBlue will offer daily non-stop flights from New York's JFK Airport and Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport to Toussaint Louverture International Airport in Port-au-Prince, Haiti (a) - NEW YORK and FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., June 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- JetBlue Airways (Nasdaq: JBLU) today announces that tickets are now on sale to its 82nd destination, Port-au-Prince, Haiti. Beginning December 5, 2013, the airline will serve Toussaint Louverture...

2013-05-09 12:20:24

-- Daily non-stop flights between New York's JFK and twice daily flights between Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport and Toussaint Louverture International Airport in Port-au-Prince, Haiti set to begin December 5, 2013 (a) -- NEW YORK, May 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- JetBlue Airways (Nasdaq: JBLU) today announced its intent to serve Port-au-Prince, Haiti with daily nonstop service from both New York City and Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood. From Toussaint Louverture International...

2013-03-28 08:25:50

$15 Million Haiti Luxury Hotel Opens with Vibrant Modern Design with Haitian Flair PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti, March 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Dallas-based Aimbridge Hospitality and Haiti-based corporation Carabimmo SA in partnership with U.S.-based Best Western International, are pleased to announce the opening today of the luxury Best Western Premier Petion-Ville, Haiti (http://www.BestWesternPremierHaiti.com). Located within close proximity to the international airport in Port au...

2013-02-08 23:03:33

Nashville-based Live Beyond has initiated construction of a base of operation in the community of Thomazeau, just outside of Port-au-Prince Haiti. The base will house a surgical hospital, orphanage, secondary school, demonstration farm, worship center, and mission housing facility to support the needs of this region of 200,000 residents. Brentwood, Tennessee (PRWEB) February 08, 2013 Live Beyond (formerly Mobile Medical Disaster Relief) has been mobilized in Haiti since the 2010 earthquake...

2012-12-19 16:25:31

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti and BETHESDA, Md., Dec. 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Digicel and Marriott International (NYSE: MAR) today broke ground on the $45 million 175-room Marriott Hotels & Resorts brand hotel in the Turgeau area of Port-au-Prince, with opening expected in early 2015, making it the first four-star branded hotel in Haiti. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121219/PH32583 ) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090217/MARRIOTTINTLLOGO ) At a ceremony to mark the...

2012-11-05 16:28:39

BOSTON, Nov. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Haiti's premier hotelier Richard Buteau has commissioned J/Brice Design International to design a new wing for The Karibe Hotel & Spa that will include 100 luxury guestrooms, as well as an upscale eatery and entertainment venue with rooftop terraces and commanding sea views. Though a portion of The Karibe (http://www.karibehotel.com) was damaged by the earthquake, the Port au Prince property quickly reopened after being retrofit by Miyamoto...

2012-07-16 23:00:49

Job509 provides a platform for job seekers to see available jobs in Haiti and apply directly for the job on their website. On May 1st, 2011, Job509 opened its website to millions of Haitians in search of employment in a country struck by poverty. Nearly one year later, the website hits 1 million visits. Port-Au-Prince, Haiti (PRWEB) July 16, 2012 On May 1st, 2011, Job509 opened its website to millions of Haitians in search of employment in a country struck by poverty. Nearly one year later,...