Archive for September, 2012

FirstBank Puerto Rico in ‘expansion mode’ in Florida
September 28, 2012, No Comments

FirstBank Puerto Rico is aggressively expanding its footprint in Florida, where it plans to open three new branches befo ...

Economic Activity Index stays on positive ground in July
September 28, 2012, No Comments

The Government Development Bank unveiled the Economic Activity Index (GDB-EAI) for the month of July, which settled at 1 ...

Almodóvar-Scalley takes over helm of Triple-S Salud
September 28, 2012, No Comments

With a focus on supporting preventive medicine programs and expediting the use of electronic medical records, insurance ...

Air Flamenco claims Cape Air got ‘preferential treatment’
September 28, 2012, 1 Comment

The president of Puerto Rican airline Air Flamenco asked the local government to reconsider its endorsement of a subsidy ...

Puerto Rico gets $1.4M from U.S. DOL to boost jobless insurance programs
September 28, 2012, No Comments

Puerto Rico has been included in the list of states and territories that will receive funding for unemployment insurance ...

e-Crime fighting association to host global summit next month
September 28, 2012, No Comments

Cybercrime fighting association APWG is hosting a summit of global authorities Oct. 22-25 in Fajardo, in an effort to co ...

Goya nabs Gaither Institute’s ‘best reputation’ honors
September 27, 2012, No Comments

Goya Puerto Rico is the company with the best reputation on the island, according to the results of the most recent RepT ...

Op-Ed: The State Housing Plan: 2011-2015
September 27, 2012, No Comments

The adoption of the State Housing Plan: 2011-2015 a year ago was a key event. What has transpired since it was adopted b ...

Microsoft holds job fair to find interns
September 27, 2012, No Comments

Microsoft Puerto Rico will host a job fair starting at 3 p.m. today at its City View Plaza offices seeking interns in th ...

New chain of gas stations Ecomaxx entering market
September 26, 2012, No Comments

Peerless Oil & Chemicals, announced today the launching of a new brand of gas stations in Puerto Rico – Ecomaxx – an ...