Archive for August, 2015

Hotels get P.R. Medical Tourism program certifications
August 20, 2015, No Comments

Puerto Rico Medical Tourism Corporation and Florida-based Medical Tourism Association announced Wednesday the Caribe Hil ...

FirstBank’s ‘Duplica tu Balance’ promotion takes off
August 20, 2015, No Comments

FirstBank’s latest campaign, dubbed “Duplica tu Balance” (“Double your balance”) takes off today, offering cus ...

SBA announces funding package to spur P.R. economy
August 18, 2015, No Comments

U.S. Small Business Administration head María Contreras-Sweet was in Puerto Rico Monday to announced a series of initia ...

Execs named in tech, law, capital management firms
August 18, 2015, No Comments

Puerto Rico’s private sector continues to appoint new executives to its ranks, with technology, legal and capital mana ...

Open Mobile, Assurant Solutions team on device trade-in
August 18, 2015, No Comments

Open Mobile, one of several mobile network operators in Puerto Rico, is partnering with Assurant Solutions on a trade-in ...

Treasury collects $626.5M in July, fueled by SUT revenue
August 17, 2015, No Comments

The Puerto Rico Treasury Department announced Friday that General Fund net revenues totaled $626.5 million in July 2015 ...

Gelato & Co. Italian creamery opens at SJ Marriott
August 17, 2015, No Comments

With an investment of $200,000, Italian creamery Gelato & Co. has officially opened its first location in Puerto Rico, a ...

New film studio opens in Trujillo Alto
August 17, 2015, No Comments

HERE Studios, a local company lead by entrepreneur Vicente Cajigas, recently opened a new film studio at the Saint Just ...

USDA announces funding to repair rural area homes
August 17, 2015, No Comments

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Rural Development Home Repair Program is offering qualifying rural homeowners the ...

Nonprofit to focus on developing P.R. visitor’s economy
August 14, 2015, No Comments

The Foundation for Puerto Rico announced Thursday it is focusing its efforts on developing new social and economic strat ...