US paper confuses Tahiti with Haiti

7:36 am on 10 August 2019

Tahiti Tourism has reportedly been offered a full page in the Los Angeles Times after an article in the paper confused Tahiti with Haiti.

Air Tahiti Nui's new jet, a Boeing Dreamliner, in Tahiti

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According to Radio1 in Tahiti, the LA Times bought the article from a Spanish agency and published it in June.

To make up for the error, the paper is now reportedly prepared to carry a full page of publicity for Tahiti, worth up to $US100,000.

The agency, One World Media, has republished a corrected version of the article