Archive for November, 2015

Liberty donates $300K to 12 Puerto Rico nonprofits
November 24, 2015, No Comments

Liberty Puerto Rico recently made a $300,000 donation to 12 community organizations In Puerto Rico, gathered during its ...

FirstBank, Siembra Vida to build agrotourism project
November 24, 2015, No Comments

FirstBank announced Monday its recent partnership with nonprofit organization Siembra Vida, through its property donatio ...

Tourism industry looks to positive winter season
November 23, 2015, No Comments

What with new airline connections, more cruise ships docking into port and demand for hotel rooms, things are looking up ...

Tourism Co. budget holds up despite casino closings
November 23, 2015, No Comments

Casino closings this year have not adversely impacted the budget of the Puerto Rico Tourism Co. which depends largely on ...

Op-Ed: 10 tips for safe online holiday shopping
November 23, 2015, No Comments

We’re nearing Black Friday, which means cybercriminals are lying in wait to take advantage of unwary buyers.

Grupo Triple-S opens new service center in Ponce
November 23, 2015, No Comments

Triple-S recently opened a new $4 million service center in Ponce that will allow the company to expand operations in th ...

CienciaPR gets $1.6M grant to develop science experts
November 20, 2015, No Comments

Nonprofit organization Ciencia Puerto Rico has received a $1.6 million, five-year grant from the National Institutes of ...

Medical tourism industry making inroads in Puerto Rico
November 20, 2015, No Comments

A year after its establishment, the Medical Tourism Corp. has spearheaded Puerto Rico’s efforts toward the fulfillment ...

USDA awards $14M in funds to 21 island projects in ’15
November 20, 2015, No Comments

The U.S. Department of Agriculture awarded just over $14 million to fund 21 projects in Puerto Rico during the 2015 fisc ...

Microsoft in line to harmonize gov’t accounting systems
November 19, 2015, No Comments

Microsoft Corp. could be close to landing a contract to implement a unified accounting system across Puerto Rico governm ...