HAITI

Osaka allays injury fears in three-set win over Doi

Osaka allays injury fears in three-set win over Doi

Published 01/09/2020

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Japan’s Naomi Osaka showed no signs of discomfort from the injury that forced her to miss a final on Saturday but [more…]

Venezuelan migrants to get regional vaccination cards under…

Venezuelan migrants to get regional vaccination cards under…

Published 26/08/2019

BOGOTA (Reuters) - Venezuelan migrants will be provided with a regional vaccination card beginning in October, health officials from 10 countries agreed on Monday, in [more…]

U.S. beat Curacao 1-0 to move into Gold Cup semis

U.S. beat Curacao 1-0 to move into Gold Cup semis

Published 01/07/2019

(Reuters) - The United States reached the Gold Cup semi-finals on Sunday after Weston McKennie’s first-half goal gave the defending champions a 1-0 win over [more…]

Jamaica beat Panama to reach third straight Gold Cup semi

Jamaica beat Panama to reach third straight Gold Cup semi

Published 01/07/2019

(Reuters) - A second-half penalty from Darren Mattocks put Jamaica into their third consecutive Gold Cup semi-final on Sunday after a 1-0 win over Panama [more…]

Trump administration moves to expel some 57,000 Hondurans

Trump administration moves to expel some 57,000 Hondurans

Published 05/05/2018

NEW YORK/TEGUCIGALPA (Reuters) - The Trump administration said on Friday it will end temporary protections for immigrants in the United States from Honduras on Jan. [more…]

Givaudan turns to Haitian roots for anti-wrinkle ingredient

Givaudan turns to Haitian roots for anti-wrinkle ingredient

Published 16/04/2018

ZURICH (Reuters) - Swiss fragrance and flavors company Givaudan has begun recycling Haitian vetiver roots now used to make oil for fragrances to produce a [more…]

Exclusive: Mexico foreign minister heads to Caribbean to win over…

Exclusive: Mexico foreign minister heads to Caribbean to win over…

Published 16/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: Mexican Foreign Minister Luis Videgaray arrives to a meeting with senators of the Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI) at the Senate building in Mexico [more…]

Trump questions taking immigrants from ‘shithole countries’: sources

Trump questions taking immigrants from ‘shithole countries’: sources

Published 12/01/2018

President Donald Trump on Thursday questioned why the United States would want to have immigrants from Haiti and African nations, referring to some as "shithole countries," according to two sources familiar with the comments. [more…]

U.N. rights office decries Trump’s reported remarks as ‘racist’

U.N. rights office decries Trump’s reported remarks as ‘racist’

Published 12/01/2018

The United Nations human rights office on Friday rejected as "racist" and inciting xenophobia the reported remarks by U.S. President Donald Trump describing immigrants from Africa and Haiti as coming from "shithole" countries. [more…]

Trump comment on ‘shithole countries’ extremely offensive to South Afr

Trump comment on ‘shithole countries’ extremely offensive to South Afr

Published 12/01/2018

Comments by U.S. President Donald Trump referring to some African nations as "shithole countries" are extremely offensive to South Africa, a senior official with the ruling African National Congress party said on Friday. [more…]