Archive for March, 2016

COFINA creditors: Draft bill positive step for P.R. upturn
March 31, 2016, No Comments

The senior creditors of the Puerto Rico Sales Tax Financing Corporation, known as COFINA, said Wednesday the draft of th ...

Popular Community Bank expands high tech experience
March 31, 2016, No Comments

Popular Community Bank, a subsidiary of Popular Inc., announced Wednesday the expansion of its high tech branches with t ...

Agrohack conference to focus on innovation, tech
March 31, 2016, No Comments

Looking to add to the island’s efforts to promote agriculture as a sustainable source of growth and economic developme ...

Oversight board draft legislation draws tepid support
March 30, 2016, No Comments

The U.S. House Committee on Natural Resources, chaired by Rob Bishop (R-UT). released a draft legislation on Puerto Rico ...

Crowley sets LNG engine in new maritime cargo ship
March 30, 2016, No Comments

Crowley Maritime Corporation recently set the main engine onto El Coquí, the first of two new, “Commitment Class ConR ...

P.R. gov’t to appeal ‘Wal-Mart tax’ invalidation
March 29, 2016, No Comments

The Commonwealth will appeal the decision by U.S. District Judge José A. Fusté invalidating the transfer pricing tax a ...

Deadline extended to April 1 for Singularity competition
March 29, 2016, No Comments

The Puerto Rico Science, Technology and Research Trust announced Monday it has extended until April 1st the call-for-ent ...

PuraCap Pharma buys Blu Pharmaceuticals, Blu Caribe
March 29, 2016, No Comments

New Jersey-based PuraCap Pharmaceutical LLC recently announced the acquisition of Blu Pharmaceutical LLC and Blu Caribe ...

Ryan chief joins board of P.R. Captive Insurance Assoc.
March 29, 2016, No Comments

Ryan, a global tax services firm, announced that Kenneth D. Kotch, Principal and Captive Insurance Practice Leader, has ...

Exec: Toyota ‘bringing the passion’ out of its lineup
March 24, 2016, No Comments

NEW YORK — Although Toyota has had a “fantastic reputation for value and quality,” a self-critical assessment has ...