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Census Bureau: Puerto Ricans choose Florida most when relocating
Issued: August 25, 2015
Central Florida was the top destination of Puerto Ricans moving from metro San Juan to the mainland two years ago. ...
Three Puerto Rico municipalities using technology to manage brownfields
Issued: August 25, 2015
Brownfields are previously developed sites that have fallen into disuse. Sometimes they are contaminated. Sometimes they bear the legacy of industrial...
DACO supports measure requiring merchants to have more than one type of payment
Issued: August 25, 2015
The Puerto Rico Department of Consumer Affairs (DACO by its Spanish acronym) endorsed Tuesday a Senate bill that seeks commercial establishments to...
Prepa announces new contracts for fuel oil, natural gas
Issued: August 25, 2015
The Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority (Prepa) announced Tuesday it has entered into new supply contracts for fuel oil and natural gas used in its...
Census Bureau reports nearly 1 in 5 movers relocate to a different metro area
Issued: August 25, 2015
About 18% of all movers in the United States and Puerto Rico, totaling 8.5 million people, moved to a different metropolitan area in the last year,...
Best Buy 2Q performance beats analysts' expectations
Issued: August 25, 2015
NEW YORK — Best Buy's turnaround is charging ahead. ...
Congressional Research Service report outlines several options to help Puerto Rico, short of a federal bailout
Issued: August 25, 2015
The most recent report by the Congressional Research Service (CRS) about Puerto Rico’s economic and fiscal challenges outlines several initiatives...
Prasa’s $750M bond deal delayed until further notice
Issued: August 25, 2015
The Puerto Rico Aqueduct & Sewer Authority (Prasa) has backed off for the moment on its plans to raise $750 million in new revenue bonds due to...
Senate to hold public hearing on climate change
Issued: August 25, 2015
Dr. Rafael Méndez, meteorology specialist and member of the United Nations' (UN) Climate Change panel, will appear Wednesday at a Senate public...
How China's tremors could weaken the world's major economies
Issued: August 24, 2015
WASHINGTON — China is exporting something new to the world economy: Fear. ...
Puerto Rico stocks slide after Wall Street plunges nearly 600 points
Issued: August 24, 2015
Puerto Rico stocks, already reeling from last week’s huge sell-off, suffered losses again Monday, ranging between 3.36% and 5.08%. ...
US agency probes Jeep SUV rollaway complaints
Issued: August 24, 2015
U.S. auto safety regulators are investigating complaints that some newer Jeep SUVs can roll away unexpectedly after drivers put them in park. ...
Senate holds hearings on electronic payments bill
Issued: August 24, 2015
The Senate Labor Relations, Consumer Affairs and Job Creation Committee presided by Luis Daniel Rivera Filomeno heard depositions Monday on Senate...
Danny dissipates; new systems on horizon
Issued: August 24, 2015
Satellite and Hurricane Hunter aircraft data showed that Danny degenerated into an elongated area of low pressure near the Windward Islands Monday...
SBA announces funding to boost export opportunities
Issued: August 24, 2015
Small businesses across the U.S. will have access to $17.4 million in funding to help them enter and compete in the global marketplace, as the Small...
Architecture Week to be celebrated in September
Issued: August 24, 2015
The Puerto Rico Society of Architects & Landscape Architects (CAAPPR by its Spanish initials) will be celebrating the 2015 Architecture Week from...
Carmelo Anthony introduces Puerto Rico FC head coach, technical director
Issued: August 24, 2015
Puerto Rico Football Club owner Carmelo Anthony, who stars for the NBA's New York Knicks, announced Monday the appointment of Adrian Whitbread as...
Caribbean airline LIAT reports strong network-performance figures
Issued: August 24, 2015
Regional Caribbean airline LIAT has announced strong network-performance figures, in terms of passenger numbers, revenue and yield, for July compared...
Economist association announces annual meeting
Issued: August 24, 2015
The Association of Economists announced Monday it will hold its annual meeting, themed "Puerto Rico Amid an Economic and Fiscal Crossroads."...
Prasa chief informs of reservoir levels, reiterates utility’s creditworthiness
Issued: August 24, 2015
Puerto Rico Aqueduct and Sewer Authority (Prasa) President Alberto Lázaro spoke on Monday about the current reservoir levels at Carraízo and La Plata,...
Grupo Guayacán launches 7th edition of its Venture Accelerator
Issued: August 24, 2015
Grupo Guayacán Inc. (GGI) announced the launch of the 7th edition of its Venture Accelerator (GVA) program. ...
P.R. Justice Department requests U.S. Supreme Court intervention to declare debt-restructuring law constitutional
Issued: August 24, 2015
Puerto Rico Justice Secretary César Miranda announced Monday that the government of Puerto Rico has filed a petition for writ of certiorari with the...
San Juan-based fund manager favored in acquisition of Casiano Communications, Direct ResponSource
Issued: August 24, 2015
Ferrer Faass & Co. (FFCO) has announced that its proposal for the acquisition of the assets of Casiano Communications Inc. (CCI) and Direct...
Puerto Rico statehooders see opportunity as woes deepen
Issued: August 24, 2015
MANATI, Puerto Rico -- Revelers arrived in cars sporting the American flag and wore clothes in red, white and blue as they celebrated the anniversary...
Plaza Las Américas launches mobile app
Issued: August 24, 2015
Plaza Las Américas has launched its new mobile application for use on Apple and Android-based phones. ...


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