Economy

World Bank Approves $20 Million for Post-Matthew Reconstruction

On June 8, 2017, the World Bank issued a press release announcing that its Board of Executive Directors had approved a $20 million grant to assist Haiti in the rebuilding of roads and bridges damaged across much of the southern region by Hurricane Matthew. The $20 million grant is part

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Travel

Toussaint Louverture Airport Back to Normal After Severe Flooding

On Tuesday, May 2nd, Haiti’s Toussaint Louverture International Airport suffered severe flooding after heavy torrential rains fell across much of Port-au-Prince. Both departure and arrival zones of the airport were inundated with several inches of water. Numerous post on social media showed bewildered travelers navigating their way through the intense flooding to retrieve their luggage. Airport officials worked quickly

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Economy

How to Send Money to Haiti

One of the easiest ways to send money to someone in Haiti is through a money transfer. You can send a money transfer by utilizing one of several financial institutions that specialize in this type of service. Popular money transfer companies include CAM Money Transfer, Unitransfer & Western Union. There’s a few pieces of information that you’ll first need

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