Archive for February, 2012

Vieques Hix Island House hotel opens new $1M addition
February 29, 2012, No Comments

Vieques — Casa Solaris, the newest addition to the eco-friendly Hix Island House hotel on this island municipality, qu ...

Oriental launches IRA campaign to benefit nonprofits
February 29, 2012, No Comments

Looking to lend a hand to Puerto Rico nonprofits, Oriental Bank & Trust is taking a different approach to its Individual ...

CPA Society recycling event collects 17K lbs. of e-waste
February 29, 2012, No Comments

During the fourth edition of its “Electronic Equipment Recycling Day” event, the Puerto Rico CPA Society collected m ...

Claro opens kiosks inside JCPenney
February 29, 2012, No Comments

Telecommunications and technology provider Claro Puerto Rico recently struck an agreement with retailer JCPenney to open ...

U.S. Dept. of Labor releases additional $8.5M for hurricane cleanup
February 29, 2012, No Comments

The U.S. Department of Labor announced Tuesday it has released an additional $8.5 million in emergency funding to contin ...

Mayagüez ferry operator to expand service to 3 islands, add 100 jobs
February 27, 2012, No Comments

Less than a year after setting sail between Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic, America Cruise Ferries is ready to e ...

Amgen, UPR join to launch BioTALENTS program
February 27, 2012, No Comments

Pharmaceutical giant Amgen has teamed up with the University of Puerto Rico and private universities to launch its BioTA ...

PRMA, trade groups to pick up Section 933A lobbying efforts
February 27, 2012, No Comments

A delegation composed by members of the Puerto Rico Manufacturers Association and other trade groups belonging to the Pr ...

Op-Ed: Government contracting 101: 5 winning tips
February 27, 2012, No Comments

The Small Business Administration offers Puerto Rico small businesses tips on how to succesfully bid for federal governm ...

CHTIC ’12 to be held April 24-26 in San Juan
February 27, 2012, No Comments

The 16th Annual Caribbean Hotel & Tourism Investment Conference, geared toward emphasizing the need for public and priva ...