Archive for November, 2012

Economists: ‘It will take Puerto Rico 6 years to recover’
November 30, 2012, No Comments

Assuming that Puerto Rico’s economy were to grow at an annual rate of 1.75 percent starting in 2014, it would take six ...

DirecTV overhauls Puerto Rico platform, adds channels
November 30, 2012, 1 Comment

DirecTV, Puerto Rico’s largest satellite service provider, plans to expand its channel lineup — including a handful ...

Casa Pitusa Muebles furniture stores to open Dec. 4
November 30, 2012, No Comments

Super Buy Furniture, a new company backed by local furniture chain Mueblerías Berríos, confirmed Thursday that it will ...

Op-Ed: Setting up ‘Health Insurance Exchange’ for Puerto Rico employers
November 30, 2012, No Comments

On June 28, 2010, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that the HC Reform is largely constitutional, upholding the individual ma ...

Santander Puerto Rico takes The Bankers top honors
November 30, 2012, No Comments

The Banker magazine has named Santander "Bank of the Year" in the United Kingdom, Mexico, Poland, Portugal, Argentina an ...

Kaufman: ‘Investing in Puerto Rico creates jobs, moves the economy’
November 29, 2012, No Comments

Keeping local capital well invested, protected and solid is crucial to Puerto Rico, as it is the only way to create jobs ...

MAPFRE Puerto Rico appoints president, execs
November 29, 2012, No Comments

Joaquín Castrillo-Garratón has been named president of MAPFRE Puerto Rico effective in January after being promoted fr ...

‘Naricitas de Amor’ campaign to benefit pediatric cancer
November 29, 2012, No Comments

Puerto Rican toy store Circo Toys is showing its commitment to pediatric cancer patients during the second edition of it ...

Autogermana introduces BMW X1 to Puerto Rico market
November 29, 2012, No Comments

BMW authorized dealer Autogermana recently introduced the X1 luxury “sports activity vehicle” to the Puerto Rico mar ...

Bankers, FDIC explain new federal regulatory framework
November 28, 2012, No Comments

The Puerto Rico Bankers Association and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation will sponsor the sixth edition of the ...