Archive for December, 2017

FEMA: More than $870M provided to PR hurricane survivors
December 21, 2017, No Comments

More than $870 million in federal funds has been provided to Puerto Rico survivors of Hurricanes Irma and María, the Fe ...

Reopening of Saks Fifth Avenue at The Mall of San Juan still up in the air
December 19, 2017, No Comments

Saks 5th Ave., one of The Mall of San Juan’s two anchor tenants, expects to reopen the store that was devastated by Hu ...

Study: Hurricane María unmasks PR’s poverty, whose face is female
December 19, 2017, No Comments

When Hurricane María hit Puerto Rico it uncovered the poverty that exists in the island, which makes it the poorest Uni ...

PR is 1st U.S. stop for luxury cruise ship MCS Seaside
December 19, 2017, 1 Comment

The MCS Seaside, the newest ship owned by MCS Cruises, made a stop in Puerto Rico — the first U.S. it visits on its ma ...

U.S. Secretary of Labor visits PR, USVI to survey recovery efforts
December 19, 2017, No Comments

U.S. Secretary of Labor Alexander Acosta visited Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands this past weekend to meet with ...

Starbucks opens 1st new store in PR since Hurricane María
December 19, 2017, No Comments

Starbucks Puerto Rico recently celebrated the opening of its 25th location on the island, a new café on the Metropolita ...

FirstBank joins Boys & Girls Clubs to support young entrepreneurs from Isabela
December 19, 2017, No Comments

FirstBank has joined Boys and Girls Clubs of Puerto Rico as a sponsor of the nonprofit’s Innovation and Entrepreneursh ...

MMM delivers hope, joy, food thru ‘We walk together during Christmas’ tour
December 19, 2017, 1 Comment

MMM Healthcare’s parent company in the United States, InnovaCare Heath, and its employees, is delivering hope, joy, fo ...

Evertec integrates Siri, Apple Watch in its ATH Móvil service
December 19, 2017, No Comments

Evertec and the ATH Network unveiled new features on its ATH Móvil service, which now integrates Siri and Apple watch.

UN: ‘American Dream’ rapidly becoming ‘American Illusion’
December 18, 2017, No Comments

The United States, one of the world’s richest nations and the “land of opportunity,” is fast becoming a champion o ...