Archive for September, 2016

García-Padilla delivers documents to oversight board
September 30, 2016, No Comments

Puerto Rico Gov. Alejandro García-Padilla announced Thursday he has turned over several documents detailing the island ...

P.R. Tourism Co. expects record-breaking cruise season
September 30, 2016, No Comments

Puerto Rico is on its way to break cruise passenger records for the second time in three years, Tourism Co. executives s ...

Specialty retailer vomFASS opens at Paseo Caribe
September 30, 2016, No Comments

Following an investment of $500,000, vomFASS — an international specialty retailer featuring a variety of oils, vinega ...

US Dept. of Labor gives $1.1M to P.R. to improve services
September 30, 2016, No Comments

The U.S. Department of Labor announced Thursday a total of $43.2 million in Reemployment & Systems Integration National ...

Denny’s invests $1.5M in 13th restaurant opening in P.R.
September 30, 2016, No Comments

Marpor Corporation, operator of the Denny’s restaurant chain in Puerto Rico, announced Thursday the opening of its 13t ...

Toyota holds on to market share of 29.4% in P.R.
September 30, 2016, No Comments

The current economic climate notwithstanding, the automotive industry continues to show a slow but steady sales pattern, ...

‘Hackathon’ event rescheduled for Oct. 15-16
September 30, 2016, No Comments

HackPR, a nonprofit comprised of students and young professionals promoting the development of technical skills through ...

Scotiabank sues P.R. gov’t over loan repayment
September 29, 2016, No Comments

Scotiabank Puerto Rico on Wednesday filed a complaint against the government of Puerto Rico to prevent the diversion and ...

Grupo Martí steering Volvo brand back into the spotlight
September 29, 2016, No Comments

Grupo Martí, a family company based in the Dominican Republic, is looking to steer the Volvo brand of luxury vehicles b ...

US Labor Dept. awards $6M to P.R. for Zika recovery
September 29, 2016, No Comments

The U.S. Department of Labor announced Wednesday the funding of a $6 million National Dislocated Worker Grant initial aw ...