Archive for November, 2017

Private sector backs Rosselló’s call urging Congress to insert PR in U.S. tax reform
November 28, 2017, No Comments

Representatives from Puerto Rico’s private sector agreed Monday to back Gov. Ricardo Rosselló’s urgent call to Cong ...

FEMA Chief: ‘We’re bringing an unbelievable amount of common sense’ to PR recovery
November 28, 2017, No Comments

As Puerto Rico begins to transition from the response phase to recovery, Michael Byrne, the Federal Emergency Management ...

MCS Foundation, YMCA wrap up $200K PR relief matching campaign
November 28, 2017, No Comments

The MCS Foundation announced that YMCA of the USA has raised $200,000, which the nonprofit’s creator, Medical Card Sys ...

Puerto Rican airline exec. honored in Dallas; Dedicates award to island
November 28, 2017, No Comments

Pedro Fábregas, president of Dallas, TX-based Envoy, was chosen for the third year in a row as one of Dallas-Fort Worth ...

PR-based Business Continuity Professionals gets int’l recognition
November 28, 2017, No Comments

Puerto Rico-based Business Continuity Professionals (BCP) has been rewarded internationally for its excellence and innov ...

Federal Highway Admin. assigns $8.7M to repair 720 traffic lights at PR intersections
November 27, 2017, No Comments

Following an allocation of $8.7 million in federal funds disbursed by the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), the Pue ...

Aerostar to build $7M complex for FedEx at LMM airport
November 27, 2017, No Comments

Aerostar Airport Holdings, operator of San Juan’s Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport, is breaking ground on a ne ...

Fluor Corp. to host open house at its Guaynabo headquarters
November 27, 2017, No Comments

Fluor Corp. will host an open house Nov. 30 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at its Guaynabo headquarters, for which it is invitin ...

Economic firm: Hurricanes revealed PR’s ‘broken’ infrastructure
November 24, 2017, No Comments

Hurricanes Irma and María — which clobbered Puerto Rico back-to-back in September — revealed the island’s broken ...

FEMA, local businesses partner for Hurricane María recovery
November 24, 2017, No Comments

After Hurricane María devastated vast portions of Puerto Rico, businesses and industry in local communities began coord ...