Mercredi 31 août 2016








PAWA Dominicana now in Haiti

Passengers of this flight included Dominican travel agents and tours operators including pilots and flight attendants who had a chance to visit a few places while here in the capital. Minister Guy Didier Hyppolite, Minister of Tourism, greeeted them at the cocktail organized in their honor. In his address, he welcomed the new airline with open arms “This is not a finish line that we are crossing. We are working for this destination. We are one island, two countries. Both countries to discover.…
Lakay Weekly of 25 August 2016

Sunrise Airways to launch new flights around the Caribbean

The company’s proposed flights will link Jamaica’s three international airports with destinations to Haiti, the Dominican Republic and Cuba. “We see tremendous potential…

Milot welcomed the Minister of Tourism

This mission aimed to assess ‘heritage protection’ in order to develop other tourist products in the region. The delegation also met with local authorities to ascertain…

Haitian woman wins the Women of Distinction Award

The Women of Distinction Awards will be presented to the winners at the Théâtre Saint-James in Montréal on September 27, 2016. Cherenfant immigrated from Haiti to Quebec…

Les Trois Petits Gourmands: The challenges of producing locally

Béatrice Schamberg is one of those who is concerned about the invasion of products from all directions in the local market. After living for 15 years abroad, she arrived…

Ann Pale! - Let’s Talk

What is your doctor’s name? / Ki non doktè ou a? Is he accepting new patients? / Èske lap aksepte nouvo pasyan ? My stomach hurts / Vant mwen fè m mal Mary may need…

Ayiti Drive In Is Back!

The set up at the Rock in Laboule 11 it is an ideal way to kick back and enjoy some fresh air and experience a unique weekend outing. Recent films will be shown both in French…

Tamara Suffren to perform at Yanvalou

"I want to see my audience," said the singer. During her show, Tamara will perform songs from her album "Lespwa," as well as Haitian traditional songs, international adaptations,…

Tropicana and NuLook Saturday August 27th!

Enjoy some great classic kompa sounds and dance the night away in a chic grown up atmosphere. Make it a date night out. Enjoy a nice dinner at the Marriott’s La Sirene…

T-Vice, 5 Lan and Nu Look at Karibe hotel

The evening began with none other than T-Vice who got the crowd to move to classic and new hits. They gave a great performance and paved the way for 5-Lan. Performing for…

Haiti honored by the UN for its role in the eradication of slavery

"On the night of August 22 to 23, 1791, men and women uprooted from Africa and enslaved rose up against the slave system for the freedom and independence of Haiti obtained in 1804,” said UNESCO in a statement published last August 23. "This revolt was a turning point in human history, the impact was significant for the affirmation of the universality of human rights, to which we are all indebted." "Their courage imposes duties. UNESCO celebrates International Day for the Remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition to pay tribute to all those freedom fighters, and perpetuate their behalf teaching this history and the values it carries, "continued the United Nations agency for education,…

Message from Suzana Sampeur Miss World Haiti 2016

[...] I am motivated and determined to do everything in my power to bring the Haitian flag to Miss World at the highest level On the scarf that I have to wear in the international…

Fête St Louis de Pointe à Raquette

Not only an occasion to celebrate the region’s own patron Saint St. Louis; it’s also a time of reunion, of healing, and celebration of our hometown to promote our culture,…

Agenda

Thursday August 25 Cafe 36 invites one and all to Tapas night, featuring Spanish small plates for all to savor. The event starts at 5:00 p.m. 36 Rue Clerveau, Pétion¬Ville Thursday August 25 Clovers is the place to be for happy hour specials starting at 6:00 p.m. Rue Chavannes #25, Petion-Ville Thursday August 25 Head to Quartier Latin for a night of Latin music and salsa, starting at 8:00 p.m. Place Boyer, Petion-Ville Thursday August 25 El Rancho presents Gin and Sushi, featuring an open sushi bar and a gin and tonic upon arrival. Doors open at 8:00 p.m. Admission 25 USD. Avenue Panamericaine, Pétion¬Ville Thursday August 25 Head to Yanvalou for a night of live music, starting at 8:00…

Minister of Tourism and Creative Industries visits the provinces

The Minister accompanied by some members of his cabinet and a promotion and communication team, visited Saut d'Eau, Marchand Dessalines (August 12th) for the Sainte Claire…

Suzana Sampeur Miss World Haiti

The Committee thanked Seydina Allen, Miss World Haiti 2015, for having so well represented Haiti "We wish you success in all that you undertake." Suzana, 20 years of age,…

Champêtres 2016: The Ministry of Tourism visiting provincial towns

On July 16, a delegation composed of the Minister himself, some members of his cabinet and a promotion and communication team, went to Saut d'Eau, where they marked the presence…

The Ministry of Tourism salutes the departure of the President of the Organisation de Gestion de la Destination(OGD) Nord

Zephyr has, throughout his life, contributed to the progress of tourism in Haiti and especially in the North. He represented for the people who knew him a model tourism entrepreneur.…

MIKABEN Production signs agreement with Warner Music France

Michael’s hit song "Ti pam nan" released in Haiti in December 2014, was officially launched July 29, 2016 in Europe by Warner Music France. The song, produced by MIKABEN…

More Olympic Games history for Haiti

Did you know, that it was many years ago, made its debut at the Olympic Games in the 1900 Summer Olympics in Paris. In 1924 Haiti’s shooting team which comprised seven…

Ann Pale! - Let’s Talk

Good morning, how are you doing? / Bon maten, kouman ou ye? Did you receive my email? / Èske ou te resevwa imel mwen an? Please can you explain this document to me? / Tanpri èske ou ka eksplike dokiman sa? Thank you we understand / Mèsi nou konprann Today is Reginald’s birthday / Jodi a se anivèsè nesans Reginald Does your hotel offer special rates? Èske otèl ou a ofri pri espesyal ? Can we meet for lunch? / Èske nou ka rankontre pou manje midi Can you direct me to the closest bank? / Èske ou ka dirije m ' nan bank la ki pi pre Do you live far from this area? / W ap viv lwen zòn sa a? The singers need to order a birthday cake for a party / Mizisyen yo bezwen achte yon gato anivèsè…

Kayanou Music Festival attracts a huge crowd

llLakay Weekly(LW): How did you guys come up with the name Kayanou? Dia Paolo Jean Evens (DPJE): In Kreyòl we say Okay and kay means house and an nou means ours o Kayanou…

Telfis Café Lux Premium coffee yet inexpensive

Coffee culture is a tradition among the Telfils who compares several generations of growers and large growers. Raised in a family where the coffee was the main economic activity,…

Naomy Grand’Pierre proud to have represented Haiti

Though she did not qualify as one of the top sixteen qualifiers, she said “I’m really excited.” “It’s the first time a female has ever swum for Haiti at the Olympics,…

It’s almost time for Burger Week

Burger Week is always a fun time, creating a buzz and getting folks out enjoying a variety of tasty takes on the popular sandwich. This year there are twenty five participating…

Agenda

Thursday August 4 Cafe 36 invites one and all to Tapas night, featuring Spanish small plates for all to savor. The event starts at 5:00 p.m. 36 Rue Clerveau, Pétion¬Ville Thursday August 4 Clovers is the place to be for happy hour specials starting at 6:00 p.m. Rue Chavannes #25, Petion-Ville Thursday August 4 Head to Quartier Latin for a night of Latin music and salsa, starting at 8:00 p.m. Place Boyer, Petion-Ville Thursday August 4 El Rancho presents Gin and Sushi, featuring an open sushi bar and a gin and tonic upon arrival. Doors open at 8:00 p.m. Admission 25 USD. Avenue Panamericaine, Pétion¬Ville Thursday August 4 Head to Yanvalou for a night of live music, starting at 8:00 p.m.…

Picnic & Tourism Local

Meeting point for those who wish to participate is across from Universal Motors on the Route de l’Aeroport at 8:00 a.m.. AgenTour will provide a snack during the bus ride…

The ABC’s of great make-up

Learn the ins and outs of how to apply your make-up well. And though you may not learn all you’d like to about makeup, it’ll be a great experience and you’ll come away…

1st edition of Festimoun festival

This event is being organized by L’Action pour le développement et l’Epanouissement des Enfants (ADEEN) because the lack of access to art, culture and leisure can serve…

Plezi lakay

If you are or will be near the Cap-Haitien area on Saturday August 27th head to Lakay Restaurant and check out Plezi Lakay! Once last dance…with DJ XLoad an event you won’t…

Celebration of International Youth Day

Young artisans from Lakou lakay Création, Niou Création, Araka, Fondation Toya, Zantray Atizan lokal, l'Atelier d'arts moderns, and Tamy Art started this day of celebration…