Archive for November, 2017

UN, UNICEF, WEF are most followed int’l orgs on social media
November 30, 2017, No Comments

The United Nations and UNICEF are the two most followed international organizations on social media, with 16.9 and 16.3 ...

USACE awards $93M in new contracts for PR’s ‘Operation Blue Roof’
November 30, 2017, 1 Comment

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, in coordination with the Mobile District, awarded a $93-million shared capacity contra ...

Whitefish finishes work that should light up more of San Juan
November 30, 2017, 1 Comment

Whitefish Energy crews have completed their repair work on the south-to-north 50900 transmission line.

El San Juan Hotel to partially re-open earlier than anticipated
November 30, 2017, No Comments

Following joint efforts between the Puerto Rico Tourism Company (PRTC) and El San Juan Hotel, the property’s executive ...

Op-Ed: Excluding PR from federal tax reform builds ‘economic wall’
November 30, 2017, 2 Comments

The tax reform and the resulting economic development and job creation to our nation included in President Donald Trump ...

Conagra Brands, Chef Boyardee deliver 7K hot meals to PRicans in need
November 30, 2017, No Comments

In the two months since Hurricane María devastated Puerto Rico, Conagra Brands and its main brand Chef Boyardee have se ...

Marriott Resort owners bet on PR tourism with plans for new $40M hotel
November 29, 2017, No Comments

XLD Group, the Chinese investment firm that owns the Marriott Resort and Stellaris Casino in Condado, is so confident Pu ...

Foundation for PR to manage United for PR grant applications
November 29, 2017, No Comments

United for Puerto Rico reached an agreement with Foundation for Puerto Rico, through which the latter will provide techn ...

Scotiabank submits $2.2B offer to acquire BBVA’s shares in BBVA Chile
November 29, 2017, No Comments

Scotiabank has submitted a binding offer to acquire Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, S.A.'s (BBVA) shares in BBVA Chile, ...

Anheuser-Busch produces canned water for people affected by Hurricane María
November 29, 2017, 1 Comment

More than two months after Hurricane María struck Puerto Rico, thousands of local residents remain without drinking wat ...