Archive for November, 2011

CNE: PREPA’s new residential rate raises many questions
November 30, 2011, No Comments

The Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority’s new residential rate that goes into effect today for the island’s residen ...

Feds approve PRBI broadband network expansion, route change
November 30, 2011, No Comments

Critical Hub Networks announced Wednesday the U.S. Department of Commerce National Telecommunications and Information Ad ...

P.R. Restaurant Association raises red flag over recent eatery closings
November 30, 2011, No Comments

The Puerto Rico Restaurant Association expressed concern Tuesday to the closure of several restaurants in the past few w ...

Labor Dept. outlines ‘green jobs’ profile
November 30, 2011, 1 Comment

Given the existing need to raise awareness about developing a sustainable economy and to encourage the creation of “gr ...

PetSmart opens 5th island location in Carolina
November 30, 2011, 1 Comment

Pet specialty retailer PetSmart will mark the opening of its fifth store in Puerto Rico, located at Plaza Escorial in Ca ...

UPS includes island market in mobile website footprint
November 30, 2011, No Comments

UPS Puerto Rico customers can now use their smartphones to track packages, calculate shipping rates and find the deliver ...

Ex Costa Rican president Arias to speak at CofC luncheon
November 29, 2011, No Comments

Oscar Arias-Sánchez, two-term president of Costa Rica and winner of the Nobel Peace Prize, will be addressing the local ...

Commercial mission to DR nets $18M in sales
November 29, 2011, No Comments

A delegation of 15 local companies that participated in a commercial mission earlier this month came back with their han ...

P.R. Venture Forum summit focuses on ‘driving growth and building sustainability’
November 29, 2011, No Comments

The 12th annual Puerto Rico Venture Forum Summit, which will focus this year on the theme of “Driving growth and build ...

Eaton named to Thomson Reuters ‘Top 100 Innovators List’
November 29, 2011, No Comments

Ohio-based industrial manufacturer Eaton Corporation has been named a Thomson Reuters 2011 Top 100 Global Innovator for ...