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Recall issued for 2012-2015 Toyota Yaris
Issued: March 24, 2015
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration says approximately 17,000 model-year 2012-15 Toyota Yaris vehicles manufactured Aug. 31, 2011, to...
Prepa Said to Meet With Creditors March 26 to Discuss Extension
Issued: March 24, 2015
The Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority (Prepa) plans to meet with investors and bond insurers March 26 in New York to discuss extending a...
U.S. Census Bureau releases population estimates for Puerto Rico
Issued: March 24, 2015
According to new U.S. Census Bureau population estimates released Tuesday, San Juan continued to be the most populous municipality, with 365,575...
3 organic food companies recall products over listeria fears
Issued: March 24, 2015
SAN FRANCISCO — Three organic food companies that use spinach in their food have recalled hundreds of thousands of items over listeria concerns. ...
Ponce defends cutting hours versus laying off 1,200
Issued: March 24, 2015
Faced with the possibility of dismissing 1,200 employees, Ponce administrator Eliezer Velázquez defended measures taken by the Mayor María...
US removes dozens of Cuban companies from blacklist
Issued: March 24, 2015
WASHINGTON — The Obama administration has removed dozens of Cuban companies from a U.S. blacklist of terror supporters and narcotics traffickers,...
Puerto Rico Manufacturers seek U.S. investment
Issued: March 24, 2015
Puerto Rico Manufacturers Association President Carlos Rivera traveled to Washington, D.C. to participate in the SelectUSA 2015 investment summit and...
Tax Credits International hires former Puerto Rico Film Commission adviser
Issued: March 24, 2015
Tax Credits International (TCI) announced that Nadia Barbarossa has joined the company to direct its newly established Production Consulting Services...
Are you willing to pay to watch video clips online?
Issued: March 24, 2015
Would you pay to see some of the Internet's best video clips first? Vessel, a new service trying to change the way that short video pieces make...
NASA rocket carrying UPR experiments to be launched Friday
Issued: March 24, 2015
WALLOPS ISLAND, Va. — A rocket carrying student experiments is scheduled to be launched this week from NASA's Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia....
Mall of San Juan set to open Thursday
Issued: March 24, 2015
U.S.-based developer Taubman Centers is slated to open Puerto Rico’s first luxury mall this week in San Juan, a $475 million project that is bringing...
Tourists flocking to Cuba 'before the Americans come'
Issued: March 24, 2015
HAVANA — Bookings to Cuba jumped 57 percent for one New York tour operator in the weeks after Washington said it would renew ties with Havana. In...
Puerto Rico hires former IMF staffers to boost disclosure
Issued: March 23, 2015
Puerto Rico's government has tasked former IMF employees to help move the U.S. territory to more rigorous financial disclosure standards typically...
Puerto Rico team to race in NASA Rover Challenge
Issued: March 23, 2015
Nearly 100 high school and college teams from around the world will race against each other during NASA's Human Exploration Rover Challenge April...
Agencies assure economic activity has increased
Issued: March 23, 2015
A group of agency heads on Monday lauded the achievements of small and midsize businesses, or pymes by their Spanish acronym. ...
Puerto Rico ChalleNGe Academy prepares youth for workforce
Issued: March 23, 2015
The National Guard Youth Foundation (NGYF) is partnering with engineering and design firm Michael Baker International and EverFi, an education...
Senate addresses coffee industry woes
Issued: March 23, 2015
The Senate Agriculture, Food Security, and Mountain and Southern Sustainability Committee is continuing its examination into the Puerto Rican coffee...
Puerto Rico in Grant Thornton guide to relocation
Issued: March 23, 2015
Grant Thornton, the multinational assurance, tax and advisory firm, issued Monday “A Global Guide to Business Relocation,” a 138-page document...
US probes effectiveness of 2 Nissan air bag sensor recalls
Issued: March 22, 2015
DETROIT — U.S. safety regulators are investigating complaints that two Nissan recalls didn't go far enough to fix a problem with front-seat air...
Oil markets, strong production lead US gas prices lower
Issued: March 22, 2015
CAMARILLO, Calif. — The average national price of a regular gallon of gasoline has dropped 4 cents in the last two weeks to $2.50. ...
Fresh water — the world's most precious resource
Issued: March 22, 2015
It courses through Bangkok's bustling canals and the world's mighty rivers. It is the lifeblood of the desert oasis as well as North...
Pierluisi to convene forum on Jones Act
Issued: March 21, 2015
Resident Commissioner Pedro Pierluisi announced that, given the increased concerns being expressed by his constituents about the Jones Act in light of...
Puerto Rico legislators warn of increasing coastal erosion
Issued: March 21, 2015
Legislators are investigating coastal erosion across Puerto Rico and its impact on tourism. ...
Why energy investors are looking at the Caribbean
Issued: March 21, 2015
The energy landscape in the United States has transformed radically in the last few years, and its neighbors' has, too. ...
Former HP exec tapped to head Puerto Rico Technology Trust
Issued: March 21, 2015
Luz A. “Lucy” Crespo, a former top executive at Hewlett-Packard Puerto Rico, will take the helm of the Puerto Rico Science, Technology & Research...


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