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  • Haiti Gov’t Defends Plans to Develop Resort Island

    Haiti Gov’t Defends Plans to Develop Resort Island

    PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — A plan to transform a small Caribbean island off the southern coast of Haiti into a high-end resort will create more than 2,000 jobs and help change the image of this impoverished country, the prime minister said Wednesday. Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe also denied allegations by some residents that the government

  • Bill Clinton in Haiti to Visit Projects

    Bill Clinton in Haiti to Visit Projects

    PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Bill Clinton arrived in Haiti Monday to shine a spotlight on some of the projects that his private foundation has supported to help the country recover from a devastating earthquake in 2010. The former U.S. president began the visit with a tour at a solar-powered primary school in Cite Soleil, a

  • Old Duvalier Party Plans to Run in Haiti Election

    Old Duvalier Party Plans to Run in Haiti Election

    PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — The old political party founded under the Duvalier dictatorship says it plans to enter candidates in Haitian elections that are supposed to be held by year’s end, a party member said Thursday. Friteau Marc, a coordinator for the National Unity Party, told The Associated Press Thursday that the candidates will run