Archive for March, 2014

February EAI slides 2.4%, as jobless rate hits 15%
March 31, 2014, No Comments

The Puerto Rico government released key economic statistics late Friday that reflected a slide in the Economic Activity ...

Vanilla Bean Cupcakery: A franchise in the making?
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Couple a delectable recipe at an accessible price with the Puerto Rican consumer's love of sweets and it pretty much exp ...

‘HackPR’ links companies with new tech talent
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The second edition of Puerto Rico’s biggest student-run hackathon, “HackPR,” took place over the weekend in Mayag ...

Foundation for Puerto Rico signs deal with La Ciudadela
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The Foundation for Puerto Rico has designed a new model of shared spaces to be developed in La Ciudadela following the s ...

Op-Ed: Ireland, Puerto Rico and the credit rating agencies
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The similarities between Ireland and Puerto Rico are so numerous that Ireland's case is of interest for our island.

Sony series ‘Cleaners’ shoots for 40 days in Puerto Rico
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More U.S. and foreign filming producers are shooting in Puerto Rico as a result of the incentives package and other bene ...

USDA extends deadline for Value-Added Producer grants
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The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Rural Development program announced recently it has extended the deadline to appl ...

T-Mobile to invest $20M in 4G LTE network in ’14
March 28, 2014, No Comments

A month after launching its “contract-free” business model, T-Mobile announced a new $20 million investment to upgra ...

Population down in most Puerto Rico municipalities
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The U.S. Census Bureau released Thursday the latest population estimates for the municipalities of Puerto Rico, which sh ...

3 new stores opening in Plaza Carolina shopping center
March 28, 2014, 1 Comment

The Plaza Carolina shopping center will have three new tenants before year’s end with the arrival of the Sports Author ...