Archive for September, 2013

Study: Exporting is costly for small, mid-sized companies
September 30, 2013, No Comments

Puerto Rico’s small and mid-sized businesses have a variety of possibilities for expansion in foreign markets that pro ...

Gov’t opens call for Green Energy Fund financing
September 30, 2013, No Comments

Puerto Rico-based companies interested in benefiting from the government’s Green Energy Fund program will have from Oc ...

Agriculture program spurs $676K in investments
September 30, 2013, No Comments

The Puerto Rico Department of Agriculture will be signing agreements with 24 farmers in the Arecibo region to assign fun ...

Puerto Rico cattle co-op gets $128K USDA funding
September 30, 2013, No Comments

Cooperativa Ganaderos de Res in Utuado has been selected to receive a $123,800 grant from the U.S. Department of Agricul ...

Skål International Puerto Rico convenes in Dorado
September 30, 2013, No Comments

Some 56 travel and tourism professionals, members and guests of Skål International Puerto Rico recently met at Dorado B ...

Labor relations professionals to sponsor conference
September 30, 2013, No Comments

The Association of Labor Relations Professionals will be sponsoring its 5th Labor and Employment Law conference Oct. 2, ...

Puerto Rico Convention Bureau outlines ’14 strategies
September 26, 2013, No Comments

Group business represents one-quarter of room nights booked at Puerto Rico’s top 10 largest meeting hotels, while the ...

Treasury, GDB looking to broaden COFINA’s capacity
September 26, 2013, No Comments

The government’s economic team, headed by Puerto Rico Treasury Secretary Melba Acosta and Government Development Bank ...

PRHTA pleased with House study on illegal slots
September 26, 2013, No Comments

The Puerto Rico Hotel and Tourism Association said this week it is “pleased” with the results of the final report fo ...

Metropistas on track with $30M highway improvements
September 26, 2013, No Comments

Two years after taking over the management responsibilities of Puerto Rico’s highways PR-22 and PR-5 from the governme ...