Vendredi 29 juillet 2016








10th edition of Haiti en Folie festival launched in Montreal

To mark their tenth year, the organizers promise that it will comprise many activities, including workshops, performances, exhibitions, and parades. The festival began on July 26th and will come to a close on July 31st. In addition to promoting Haitian culture in the world, the festival wants to promote a cultural exchange. Haitian artists such as Gaya, AfroVibes, 4Mula, Lakou Mizik, DJ Stuba, DJ Rocksteady, and many more are set to take the stage. A rara parade is schedule to take place on July…
Lakay Weekly of 28 July 2016

NH El Rancho certified by Cristal International Standards

"I am proud of this hygienic certification received by El Rancho," said the Minister of Tourism, Guy Didier Hyppolite. "I consider this victory for the country in general…

Ministry of Tourism promotes #ShareYourHaiti in Montreal

During the weekend of July 23rd, the Ministry of Tourism held its first media tour in Montreal, Canada around the promotional campaign #ShareYourHaiti, as part of the 3rd…

ayiti mizik

Since its founding in 2010, Ayiti Mizik sought continuously to undertake such a socio-economic study of the Haitian music industry. "Ayiti Mizik aims to promote, develop…

Quality chocolate ‘Made in Haiti’

Yvon, Director and President of CEFORS, was at the time the technical coordinator at Agronomists and Veterinarians without Borders, an organization which supports cocoa farmers…

Agenda

Thursday July 28 Clovers is the place to be for happy hour specials starting at 6:00 p.m. Rue Chavannes #25, Petion-Ville Thursday July 28 Head to Quartier Latin for a night…

Arôme Catering launched at La Reserve

The brunch was really a Sunday Feast which included five categories comprised of a variety of savory and sweet dishes. Aside from the egg station, there was a grilling station…

Ann Pale! - Let’s Talk

I want to learn to speak Kreyòl / Mwen vle aprann pale kreyòl They speak French well / Yo pale franse byen Where can I buy books / Ki kote mwen ka achte liv Angela is doing research in Haiti / Angela ap fè rechèch an Ayiti We need office supplies / Nou bezwen founiti pou biwo Do you know someone in need of a translator? / Èske ou konnen yon moun ki bezwen yon tradiktè? He has children to enroll in school / Li gen timoun pou li enskri nan lekòl When does school begin at Morning Star? / Ki lè lekòl kòmanse nan Morning Star? Are there any good daycares available? / Èske gen bon garderi nan Jakmèl The traffic was really bad today/ Trafik la te reyèlman move jodi a To save money we should…

Île de la Tortue a haven of Caribbean piracy

The island along with Port Royal in Jamaica were the strongest and safest buccaneer ports. Many attacks on the Spaniards were organized on Île de la Tortue. In 1625 French…

Intellectual Tourist and Investors Invited for a Taste of Haiti

Haiti’s cuisine is thought to be one of the best and most flavorful ways to experience Haitian culture. Participants of a Taste of Haiti will visit various key sites such…

Haiti at the Trade and Investment Convention in Macoya

Sharing a booth, both representatives from the Center for Facilitation of Investments of Haiti (CFI) and the Centre for Export and Investment of the Dominican Republic (CEI-RD),…

Enposib releases first album

Between friends, relatives and fans who filled the restaurant, it was impossible to miss the various personalities of the Haitian music scene, including Keke Bélizaire and…

Partnership to revitalize hospitality school in Haiti

This first visit is within the scope of promoting the destination in South America to expand our touristic package to other promising markets while strengthening our strategic…

The Bibliothèque Monique Calixte celebrates 20 years of existence

According to FOKAL's website, this exhibition focuses on the evolution of the library, marked by dynamism, its entry into modernity, openness to the public, and fidelity…

Haitian singers to take part in Women's music festival in Montreal

Many countries are preparing to perform at the festival which will highlight the diversity of female singers. Haitian artists and singers plan to promote Haiti's culture…

Russian saxophonist Denis Belyakov performs in Haiti

Denis Belyakov has lived in the Dominican Republic since 2010 and has performed with stars such as flutist Pedro Eustache. This eagerness to collaborate allowed for the realization…

Preparation underway for the seventh edition of the bi-national ecotourism fair in December

A new space to accommodate the traditional bi-national eco tourism fair held at the Haitian-Dominican border has been identified on Haitian territory. This past weekend a…

Inauguration of a promotional and community tourism center in Saut d’Eau

Key staff members of the Ministry of Tourism also attended the ceremony, including Raphael Jean Baptiste, Minister's Office, the National Director of Concern, Leila Bourahla,…

Saut d'Eau attracts pilgrims and tourists during annual holiday

From rara parades to musical entertainment, Saut d'Eau was home to locals and tourists alike who made the trip to the waterfall on July 15th and 16th. It is believed that…

7 Franco-Haitian personalities recognized by Embassy of Haiti in France

According to Vanessa Matignon Lamothe, Ambassador of Haiti in France, the Haitian diaspora in France is among the five largest Haitian communities abroad in terms of money…

Haiti defeated three European colonial armies to gain its independence

Many may know that Haiti is the second oldest independent country in the western hemisphere. But did you know that Haiti is the also the only country in the Western Hemisphere…

Fish Croquettes with Acidulated Mayonnaise

INGREDIENTS For Croquettes 2 lbs of fish fillets (Taino or Wahoo) 1/2 cup of flour 1 cup of beer Salt and pepper to taste, 1 grated garlic clove Parsley 1 cup Pank crumbs…

Agenda

Thursday July 21 Clovers is the place to be for happy hour specials starting at 6:00 p.m. Rue Chavannes #25, Petion-Ville Thursday July 21 Head to Quartier Latin for a night…

Two films will be shown at the Centre d’Art

Remedies, directed by Petri Saarikko et Sasha Huber, is the cinematic rendition of a collective performance that mixes beliefs related to health and well being. This performance…

Michael Brun’s WhereverIGo Beach Fest a resounding success

Those who made it early to Wahoo Bay, around 4:00 to 5:00 p.m., had the opportunity to enjoy the beautiful sunset, the calm sea, the floating boat and the stunning decoration…

Nu-Look to release sixth studio album

The release of the newest album will begin with a press conference on July 28th at the NH El Rancho, located at Pétion-Ville which will be followed by a free concert at…

Amos Coulanges wows at Fokal

The guitarist, who will also perform on July 25th, hopes to see a revival of his career here in Haiti. "I have several performances planned for Europe, but my agenda for…

Haitian Music Awards to recognize our musicians

According to Léveillé, this festival aims to honor those who work for the smooth running of the Haitian music industry, emphasizing that many of Florida's ethnic communities…

Launch of Nègès Mawon Festival

Nègès Mawon is a burgeoning feminist organization working in the fields of education, training and culture. The goal of this festival is to examine Haiti’s cultural and…

Super Mayette Doing business differently

Valerie is the prototype of active women that combine dynamism and vision. Super Mayette is more than a business, it is mainly a "social business" project. The company supports…