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Sea Star adds capability for Puerto Rico trade
Issued: March 30, 2015
Sea Star Line has entered an agreement to hire another barge to add to its current service package for shipments from Jacksonville to Puerto Rico. ...
El San Juan adds games, upgrades casino systems
Issued: March 30, 2015
Scientific Games Corp. announced Monday that the El San Juan Resort & Casino has selected various Bally products to upgrade its gaming and...
Seaborne Airlines expands the American Airlines Codeshare Agreement to the U.S. Virgin Islands
Issued: March 30, 2015
 Seaborne Airlines has announced that, effective immediately, Seaborne's codeshare partnership with American Airlines has been expanded to...
Televisión Dominicana launches on Choice Cable in Puerto Rico
Issued: March 30, 2015
Televisión Dominicana, a TV network for the Dominican community living in the U.S. and Puerto Rico, has launched on Choice Cable, a Puerto Rico cable...
Bar rejects increase ordered by Supreme Court
Issued: March 30, 2015
Puerto Rico Bar Association (CAPR) President Mark Anthony Bimbela, on Monday supported a resolution filed by House majority Speaker Charlie Hernández,...
Bacardi Acquires Angel's Envy Bourbon
Issued: March 30, 2015
HAMILTON, Bermuda--Family-owned Bacardi Limited, the largest privately held spirits company in the world, has expanded its portfolio of super-premium...
USDA seeks applications to support rural businesses, create jobs
Issued: March 30, 2015
Agriculture Under Secretary Lisa Mensah announced Monday that the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is seeking applications for grants to support...
JetBlue computer outage causes delays for passengers
Issued: March 30, 2015
JetBlue Airways said it had fixed a systemwide computer problem by 6:15 a.m. Eastern that has caused delays because the airline had to manually check...
Puerto Ricans sail ahead at St. Thomas International Regatta
Issued: March 30, 2015
St. Thomas, USVI — Some boats leapt into the lead while others strengthened their front-runner status on the third and final day of racing in the 42nd...
U.S. ban on Dominican fruit, vegetables results in $61 million loss
Issued: March 30, 2015
SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic — The ban on fruits and vegetables by U.S. authorities represents a $61 million loss for producers, Dominican Trade...
World goes dark for Earth Hour
Issued: March 28, 2015
At 8:30 p.m. Saturday, individuals, businesses, cities and landmarks around the world switched off their lights for one hour to focus attention on...
Reuters: Prepa creditors offer $2 billion for natural gas operation
Issued: March 28, 2015
Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority (Prepa) bondholders have offered it $2 billion in capital, $1.2 billion of which would fund a new natural gas...
Hotels see marked rise in occupancy
Issued: March 28, 2015
Tourism in Puerto Rico continues to reflect an upward trend in various areas, said Puerto Rico Tourism Co. (PRTC) Executive Director Ingrid Rivera...
Bhatia requests meeting with Fitch Ratings
Issued: March 27, 2015
Senate President Eduardo Bhatia said Friday he is in the process of requesting to meet with Fitch Ratings' executives after the credit-rating...
Pierluisi says GO bondholders must be protected
Issued: March 27, 2015
Talk of debt restructuring in Puerto Rico should be limited to public corporations and not include government-backed general obligation bonds,...
La Oficina celebrates kickoff event
Issued: March 27, 2015

La Oficina, a new shared executive office space, opened its doors Friday in the Caribe Plaza Office Building, across the street from the Caribe...

62 yachts cast off at St. Thomas International Regatta
Issued: March 27, 2015
Sixty-two yachts from the Caribbean, U.S. and Europe cast off Friday in the 42nd St. Thomas International Regatta (STIR), presented by TAG Heuer....
Puerto Rico's jobless rate lowest in nearly 7 years
Issued: March 27, 2015
Puerto Rico's unemployment rate has dropped to 11.6 percent, the lowest level in nearly seven years. ...
Prepa creditor meeting to extend through weekend
Issued: March 27, 2015
Negotiations between the Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority (Prepa) and its creditors, aimed at avoiding a potentially messy default, will likely...
Popular to report 1st quarter results, hold conference call
Issued: March 27, 2015
Popular Inc. announced that it expects to report its financial results for the first quarter ending March 31 before the market opens on Monday, April...
Puerto Rico statehood admission act gains traction
Issued: March 27, 2015
Resident Commissioner Pedro Pierluisi announced that fewer than two months after it was introduced, the Puerto Rico Statehood Admission Process Act...
Intertek expands laboratory services in the Dominican Republic
Issued: March 27, 2015
SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic--Intertek, a leading provider of quality and safety services to a wide range of industries around the world, has...
Mall of San Juan opens to thousands of shoppers
Issued: March 27, 2015
Thousands of Puerto Rico residents and visitors were the first to shop The Mall of San Juan during its opening today Thursday. The island's first...
Molina Healthcare to start serving Government Health Insurance Plan
Issued: March 27, 2015
While it only has one hospital contracted to date in its provider network, Molina Healthcare of Puerto Rico is ready to start serving the 350,000...
Fitch downgrades Puerto Rico GOs to 'B'
Issued: March 27, 2015
Fitch Ratings has downgraded Puerto Rico's general obligation (GO) and related debt ratings to 'B' from 'BB-' and placed them on...


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