Archive for September, 2017

FDA acts to avoid shortages of medications made in PR
September 27, 2017, No Comments

The head of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, Scott Gottlieb said this week the agency is “doing all it can” to ...

Atlas Oil ships emergency relief to PR post-Hurricane
September 27, 2017, 1 Comment

Atlas Oil Company, a Michigan-based company specializing in emergency fueling, deployed 19 trucks for a 30-60 day operat ...

Prouty: PR needs $40B from U.S. gov’t to recover
September 26, 2017, No Comments

Millionaire investor and developer Nicholas Prouty, who has called Puerto Rico his home for five years, said Monday the ...

Moody’s: PR’s fragile economy faces new risks post-María
September 26, 2017, No Comments

The Commonwealth of Puerto Rico is facing new risks and economic uncertainty following the devastation caused by Hurrica ...

Amgen: No interruption to patient supply anticipated
September 26, 2017, No Comments

Pharmaceutical company Amgen confirmed Hurricane María did not significantly impact its critical manufacturing operatio ...

AT&T creates website to help locate family, friends in PR
September 26, 2017, No Comments

More than 7,250 people have signed up to a website wireless carrier AT&T has set up that allows anyone stateside (regard ...

PR banks announce Sept. 26 limited schedules
September 26, 2017, No Comments

Three of the island’s largest banks announced their operating schedules for Tuesday, when limited service will be offe ...

Puerto Rico Farm Credit to offer limited schedule
September 26, 2017, No Comments

Puerto Rico Farm Credit is reopening its office and services to all its clients in Puerto Rico, following Hurricane Mar ...

EVERTEC, Popular donate $1M each for hurricane relief
September 26, 2017, No Comments

EVERTEC Inc. and Popular Inc. separately announced they will each contribute $1 million to hurricane relief efforts in P ...

Verizon Foundation commits $1M to PR relief efforts
September 25, 2017, No Comments

Verizon announced Monday support for the residents of Puerto Rico through a $1 million pledge to fund Hurricane María r ...