Archive for July, 2017

Energy experts present plan for PR to Judge, OBoard
July 31, 2017, 1 Comment

A group of professors and researchers of electric power systems presented their “collective and personal vision of a s ...

First BanCorp reports $28M in net income for 2Q17
July 31, 2017, No Comments

First BanCorp. reported net income of $28 million for the second quarter of 2017, or $0.13 per diluted share, compared t ...

PR’s 1Q17 retail statistics out under new methodology
July 31, 2017, No Comments

Puerto Rico Trade and Export released the island’s most recent set of retail sales figures for the first quarter of 20 ...

Coalition: ‘Critical’ for gov’t stats to remain independent
July 31, 2017, No Comments

The Puerto Rico Private Sector Coalition stepped up in defense of the Puerto Rico Institute of Statistics over the weeke ...

Cruise ship passengers up 10.6% at end of Fiscal ’17
July 31, 2017, No Comments

Cruise ship passenger traffic at the Port of San Juan reflected a 10.6 percent increase at the end of Fiscal 2017, in co ...

Rosselló names Commissioner of Financial Institutions
July 28, 2017, No Comments

Gov. Ricardo Rosselló announced Thursday the appointment of George R. Joyner as head of the Office of the Financial Ins ...

Abarca Health, Biogen ally on multiple sclerosis coverage
July 28, 2017, No Comments

Abarca Health, a pharmacy benefit management and technology company that serves more than 2 million people across the U. ...

Bankers Assoc. concerned over possible work hour cuts
July 28, 2017, No Comments

The Puerto Rico Bankers Association expressed concern Thursday over the possibility of a reduction in working hours for ...

TRB urges citizens to report metals theft
July 28, 2017, No Comments

The Puerto Rico Telecommunications Regulatory Board is going after those who steal metals, a problem that is on the rise ...

Popular reports $96.2M in 2Q17 income
July 27, 2017, No Comments

Popular Inc. reported a net income of $96.2 million for the quarter ended June 30, 2017, up .08 percent compared to a ne ...