Archive for January, 2017

MED Week event presents prospects for local businesses
January 27, 2017, No Comments

The Puerto Rico MBDA Business Center, run by the Puerto Rico Products Association, will sponsor an event on Feb. 2 to sp ...

Report: Puerto Rico’s bankruptcy filings drop 2% in ’16
January 26, 2017, No Comments

The number of bankruptcy cases filed in Puerto Rico during 2016 dropped by 2 percent year-over-year, with a total of 10, ...

Rosselló calls for increased Medicare Advantage funding
January 26, 2017, No Comments

Gov. Ricardo Rosselló sent a letter Wednesday to Acting-Secretary of Health and Human Services, Norris Cochran, advocat ...

$13.5M Aloft Hotel Marriott breaks ground in Ponce
January 26, 2017, No Comments

Public and private sector representatives broke ground Wednesday on what will be Puerto Rico’s first Starwood Aloft Ho ...

Popular reports $1.4M net loss in 4Q16
January 25, 2017, No Comments

Popular Inc. reported a net loss of $4.1 million for the quarter ended Dec. 31, 2016, compared to net income of $46.8 mi ...

Executives named in entertainment, finance, accounting
January 25, 2017, No Comments

This edition of “Climbing the Corporate Ladder” includes appointments of executives in the fields of entertainment, ...

Oversight Board confirms 4th meeting on Jan. 28
January 25, 2017, No Comments

The Financial Oversight and Management Board for Puerto Rico confirmed Tuesday it will hold its fourth Board meeting in ...

P.R. entrepreneurs lobby with Rosselló for priority status
January 24, 2017, No Comments

Members of the Empresarios por Puerto Rico trade group met Monday with Gov. Ricardo Rosselló to help identify measures ...

Puerto Rican startups rock Parallel18’s Demo Day
January 23, 2017, No Comments

Wireless sensors for soil, plant-based water filter for emerging markets and a mobile platform to borrow and share objec ...

Oversight Board outlines goals for P.R.’s fiscal plan
January 19, 2017, No Comments

The Financial Oversight and Management Board for Puerto Rico on Wednesday outlined the goals, objectives and parameters ...