Archive for November, 2015

$354M bond payment, SCOTUS decision loom this week
November 30, 2015, No Comments

The government of Puerto Rico is facing a busy week with the development of three key events on- and off-island, headed ...

Construction remains at lowest point in 10 years
November 30, 2015, No Comments

Once a vigorous part of the economy, Puerto Rico's construction sector remains mired at its lowest point in more than a ...

Dominica seeks U.S. help to rebuild after Erika damage
November 30, 2015, No Comments

With only 73,000 inhabitants, the Caribbean island of Dominica lacks beaches but is blessed with pristine waterfalls, vi ...

Palmas del Mar, Para la Naturaleza partner to educate
November 30, 2015, No Comments

The Palmas del Mar Residents Association and Para La Naturaleza recently partnered on an initiative through which reside ...

U.S. envoy: Haiti ‘desperately needs’ foreign investment
November 27, 2015, No Comments

One month after Haitians went to the polls to choose a new president, Haiti’s electoral council has announced the offi ...

SBA: ‘Shop small for all on Small Business Saturday’
November 27, 2015, No Comments

Small business owners across the U.S. mainland and Puerto Rico are preparing for the most important shopping day of the ...

Psychology project moves to InnovateHER semifinals
November 25, 2015, No Comments

Emerging company School Climate Solutions will represent Puerto Rico in the semifinal round of the InnovateHER challenge ...

Fundación Toyota awards $100K in grants to projects
November 25, 2015, No Comments

Seven organizations focused on environmental affairs will split more than $100,000 in funding from the Fundación Toyota ...

JetBlue LIVE lands in Puerto Rico with Pedro Capó
November 25, 2015, No Comments

JetBlue Airways, the largest airline in Puerto Rico, MasterCard and Banco Santander joined together to announce the firs ...

Puerto Rico retailers believe sales will improve this year
November 24, 2015, No Comments

A survey of members of the United Retailers Association revealed that 50 percent think their sales will be better or the ...