Archive for January, 2015

Retail chain Topeka kicks off $4M expansion, new design
January 30, 2015, No Comments

Topeka, one of the island's leading discount retailers, is kicking off the new year with a long-term strategic successio ...

Puerto Rico hosting Caribbean Travel Marketplace 2015
January 30, 2015, No Comments

Puerto Rico is hosting the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association’s 2015 Caribbean Travel Marketplace event — consi ...

8th edition of Puerto Rico Golf Open slated for Mar. 2-8
January 30, 2015, No Comments

The Puerto Rico Open 2015 is back with its 8th edition, to be held Mar. 2-8 at the Trump International Golf Club’s Cha ...

Puerto Rico still favorite travel spot for stateside tourists
January 30, 2015, No Comments

Puerto Rico ranked 14th among the 50 most popular international destinations for North American travelers, according to ...

Statistics Institute to conduct census, survey tasks in P.R.
January 29, 2015, No Comments

The Puerto Rico Statistics Institute will be taking over the task of conducting census and survey activities in Puerto R ...

Census: Puerto Rico loses 177K residents in 4 years
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Puerto Rico has lost 177,392 residents either to migration or death in the last four years, putting pressure on the econ ...

Puerto Rico retail sales up $20.1M in October
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Puerto Rico’s retail sale saw a $20.1 million increase in October, when activity exceeded $3.22 billion, Puerto Rico T ...

FDIC advises Doral to accept buyout offers from rivals
January 29, 2015, No Comments

In a letter sent to Doral Bank earlier this week, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. advised the financially crippled b ...

Winter group meetings to pump $20M into P.R. economy
January 29, 2015, No Comments

Puerto Rico is preparing to welcome 71 groups that will be on the island in February and March to carry out their winter ...

Puma Energy driving down LPG prices, company says
January 29, 2015, No Comments

Puma Energy's entry into Puerto Rico’s liquefied petroleum gas market late last year has “had a positive impact on t ...