Haiti

Haitian Times Morning News Roundup – Feb. 7

By Haitian Times

Cops: Woman Says Voodoo Ritual Led Her to Kill Sons, 5 And 8

A Massachusetts woman used a kitchen knife to stab two of her children to death and later told police it was part of a Voodoo ritual, authorities said Tuesday. READ MORE

Haiti’s Tourism Boosters See Silver Lining in Trump’s Comments

Haiti’s tourism boosters are now determined to take advantage of the renewed global attention and turn Trump’s negative comments into a positive. READ MORE

Missionary Pleads Guilty To Child Abuse In Haiti

Federal authorities say a self-proclaimed Christian missionary from Virginia has pleaded guilty to traveling to Haiti and engaging in illicit sexual conduct with a minor. READ MORE

Jovenel Moïse Discusses First Year in Office

On Feb. 6, Haiti President Jovenel Moïse held a press conference where he discussed his first year in office, shared new goals he’s set for the rest of his term. READ MORE

$16.5 Million Convention Center Coming to El Rancho

A new convention center will be erected at El Rancho Hotel with expected completion in two years. The center will cost $16.5 million and will be able to accommodate 1,300 people. READ MORE

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Source:: The Haitian Times