Archive for May, 2016

New Museum of Art and Design of Miramar to open
May 26, 2016, No Comments

The Museum of Art and Design of Miramar (MADMi), a new museum and private nonprofit foundation in Puerto Rico located on ...

Codetrotters selected to join Menorca Millennials
May 26, 2016, No Comments

Codetrotters, the first hacker school in Puerto Rico and the Caribbean announced it has been selected among 20 global st ...

‘PROMESA’ bill up for U.S. House Committee vote today
May 25, 2016, No Comments

H.R. 5278, also known as the “Puerto Rico Oversight, Management, and Economic Stability Act,” which seeks to establi ...

Sartorius Stedim investing $50M to expand Yauco plant
May 25, 2016, No Comments

Sartorius Stedim Biotech, an international supplier for the biopharma industry, announced Tuesday plans to invest $50 mi ...

P.R. consumers spending 4% less on groceries this year
May 25, 2016, No Comments

Puerto Rico consumers are spending 4 percent less on their groceries this year, in comparison to 2015, to $406 from $425 ...

Governor pitches $9.1B budget, reserves $209M for debt
May 24, 2016, No Comments

Puerto Rico Gov. Alejandro García-Padilla on Monday unveiled a proposed budget for Fiscal 2017 of $9.1 billion, down $7 ...

Avara Pharmaceutical Services marks 1st year in Arecibo
May 24, 2016, No Comments

Avara Pharmaceutical Services, which arrived on the island last year after picking up the assets of the former Merck pla ...

UPR student wins Singularity University competition
May 24, 2016, No Comments

Simara Laboy-López, a 22-year-old Biochemistry doctoral student from the University of Puerto Rico, beat out two other ...

OFG’s Oriental unveils 1st mobile app for P.R. businesses
May 24, 2016, No Comments

OFG Bancorp recently announced that its Oriental Bank subsidiary has become the first financial institution in Puerto Ri ...

GDB bondholders sue P.R. gov’t over Moratorium Act
May 23, 2016, No Comments

A group of Government Development Bank for Puerto Rico creditors have filed an amended complaint in the U.S. District Co ...