Archive for July, 2012

Green Energy Fund to dole out $4M in subsidies
July 31, 2012, No Comments

The Puerto Rico Green Energy Fund will be assigning $4 million in subsidies to develop “green” projects for homes an ...

SBA names new deputy district director for Puerto Rico, USVI
July 31, 2012, No Comments

María de los Ángeles de Jesús has been named Deputy District Director for SBA’s Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands ...

Tourist taxis racing into future with new GPS, credit card payment system
July 31, 2012, No Comments

Puerto Rico’s tourist taxis are adopting a new multimedia device to offer tourist information,directions and accept a ...

AT&T dials into island’s home phone market
July 31, 2012, No Comments

AT&T Puerto Rico is looking to take a bite out of the island’s residential telephone market with the introduction of w ...

Open Mobile hires new CEO
July 30, 2012, 2 Comments

Wireless carrier Open Mobile has hired a new chief executive officer, Juan Saca, to lead its Puerto Rico operations.

Op-Ed: Jobs are scarce, but so is the will to work
July 30, 2012, 6 Comments

Undoubtedly we’re in tough economic times: job opportunities are scarce, professional talent abounds, and budgets and ...

Olympic squad armed with Vanilla Visa gift cards
July 30, 2012, No Comments

Puerto Rico’s Olympic delegation traveled to London with $1,200 worth of Vanilla Visa gift cards to cover their expens ...

Ford dealerships become ‘one-stop shops’
July 30, 2012, No Comments

Starting this week, Ford dealerships in Puerto Rico will become “one-stop shops” by including tire sales inside thei ...

S&P cuts gov’t Retirement System outlook to ‘negative’ from ‘stable’
July 27, 2012, No Comments

Standard & Poor's Ratings Services revised its outlook on Puerto Rico's Employees Retirement System’s $2.9 billion sen ...

Office Depot to honor local educators during ‘Teacher Appreciation Week’
July 27, 2012, No Comments

Office Depot will be hosting teachers at retail stores across the U.S. and Puerto Rico as part of its annual “Teacher ...