Archive for June, 2011

P.R., D.R. tourism officials drafting multi-destination marketing strategy
June 30, 2011, No Comments

Tourism representatives in Puerto Rico are working with their peers in this island nation to develop all-inclusive, mult ...

P.R-D.R. ferry officially inaugurated in Santo Domingo today
June 30, 2011, No Comments

Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic -- One month after restarting its maritime connection between Puerto Rico and this nei ...

JetBlue adding direct San Juan-Bradley route starting in January
June 29, 2011, No Comments

Low-cost carrier JetBlue announced Wednesday the January 2012 start of direct, non-stop service between the Luis Muñoz ...

Monsanto to build $4.3M R&D lab in Juana Díaz
June 29, 2011, 1 Comment

Agricultural technology company Monsanto will announce today a $4.3 million expansion to convert temporary facilities in ...

P.R.’s 50+ community young-at-heart, important consumer market segment
June 29, 2011, No Comments

Puerto Rico’s growing 50-and-over population is financially powerful, young at heart, protective of their properties, ...

Voluntary tax amnesty ends June 30
June 29, 2011, No Comments

With just two days left until the end of the government’s 2011 fiscal year, Treasury Secretary Jesús Méndez on Tuesd ...

Plaza las Américas reshuffles tenants, adds more stores to mix
June 29, 2011, 1 Comment

The Plaza las Américas shopping center in Hato Rey will be adding two new tenants to its mix — CH Carolina Herrera bo ...

First Bancorp sells off another block of stock
June 28, 2011, No Comments

First Bancorp announced Tuesday it has entered into a definitive agreement with Oaktree Capital management to sell 24.9 ...

Highways concession contract inked, Abertis vows to repave 25% of PR-22 in 3 years
June 28, 2011, No Comments

Over the next three years, two Puerto Rico highways will undergo a $56 million facelift en route to becoming world-class ...

DirecTV earmarks $13M for projects, upgrades
June 28, 2011, No Comments

Satellite television provider DirecTV is wrapping up its 12th year of operations on the island with a $13 million invest ...