Archive for October, 2016

P.R. gets $375K in USDA grant funding for rural growth
October 28, 2016, No Comments

Puerto Rico will receive $375,606 in funding through the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Socially Disadvantaged Group ...

First BanCorp. reports $24.1M in 3Q16 net income
October 26, 2016, No Comments

First BanCorp., the bank holding company for FirstBank Puerto Rico, reported Tuesday net income of $24.1 million for the ...

Popular Inc. reports $46.8M in net income for 3Q16
October 26, 2016, No Comments

Popular Inc. released earnings for the third quarter on Tuesday, reporting net income of $46.8 million for the three-mon ...

Fiscal health index shows most P.R. towns carry deficits
October 26, 2016, No Comments

The majority of Puerto Rico’s 78 municipalities are in dire financial conditions, with more than half carrying deficit ...

Omnicom Media Group launches Hearts & Science
October 26, 2016, No Comments

Omnicom Media Group, the media services division of Omnicom Group Inc. announced Tuesday the launch of its third agency ...

Nationwide Planning expands with new Hato Rey HQs
October 26, 2016, No Comments

Nationwide Planning Associates, and independent financial industry and regulatory authority-regulated broker-dealer, ina ...

CienciaPR opens call for Yale Ciencia Academy program
October 26, 2016, No Comments

Nonprofit organization Ciencia Puerto Rico (CienciaPR) is making a call for applications to the Yale Ciencia Academy, a ...

EPA issues $190K fine to Pfizer in Barceloneta
October 26, 2016, No Comments

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency fined Pfizer Pharmaceuticals, LLC $190,000 for not disclosing chemical informat ...

Grand Way opens store at Plaza Centro Mall in Caguas
October 26, 2016, No Comments

Local retailer Grand Way will inaugurate a new store at Plaza Centro Mall in Caguas on Oct. 27, shopping center official ...

Co-op regulator drafting fiscal stability plan for Board
October 25, 2016, No Comments

The Public Corporation for the Supervision of Puerto Rico Cooperatives, or COSSEC as the entity is known in Spanish, con ...