All posts by Michelle Kantrow

Despite Hurricane María’s wrath, P.R.’s internet use jumps to 75%
May 18, 2018, No Comments

The use of the internet in Puerto Rico continued its upward trend in 2018 after the passage of Hurricane María, reachin ...

Next-generation Jeep Wrangler to hit P.R. roads
May 17, 2018, No Comments

The Jeep brand announced the Puerto Rico arrival of the new generation of the icon of the brand, the Jeep Wrangler, desi ...

P.R.’s new car sales grow 37.3% in April driven by insurance payments
May 16, 2018, No Comments

New car sales in Puerto Rico reached 8,105 units in April, representing a 37.3 percent increase over the 5,903 units sol ...

Microsoft asks FCC to OK use of open TV ‘white space’ to reconnect PR/USVI
May 14, 2018, No Comments

Technology giant Microsoft Corp. has asked the Federal Communications Commission to allow it to temporarily use so-calle ...

P.R. economic activity shows 2.6 percent drop Y-O-Y in March
May 11, 2018, No Comments

Puerto Rico’s Economic Activity Index, released by the Economic Development Bank, reached a level of 119.3 in March.

Liberty P.R. expects to have ‘full connectivity’ by June; lost $45M in revenue post-storms
May 10, 2018, No Comments

Liberty Puerto Rico has restored 80 percent of its infrastructure, ravaged by Hurricanes Irma and María last September, ...

Puerto Rico Comic Con to generate $2.5M in economic activity May 18-20
May 9, 2018, No Comments

The Puerto Rico Comic Con, slated to take place May 18-20 at the Puerto Rico Convention Center in San Juan, is expected ...

Puerto Rican grocery chain Econo breaks ground on $90M distribution, service facility
May 4, 2018, No Comments

Econo, a local supermarket chain founded in 1970, is investing $90 million in a new state-of-the-art Distribution and Se ...

Hyundai de Puerto Rico ushers in new president, redesigned Accent ’18
May 4, 2018, No Comments

Automaker Hyundai de Puerto Rico announced the arrival of a new CEO for its brand in Puerto Rico, Tatsuo Takahashi, who ...

Foundation for P.R. bets on visitor economy as ‘engine for reconstruction’
May 3, 2018, No Comments

Puerto Rico’s “visitor economy” may represent a greater economic impact than tourism statistics alone suggest, so ...