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Oversight Board certifies Highway, Retirement Title III’s
May 23, 2017, No Comments

The Financial Oversight and Management Board for Puerto Rico announced Monday it approved, certified and filed in the U. ...

Experts: Board head Jaresko revived Ukraine’s economy
May 22, 2017, No Comments

Ukraine, 66 times the land area of Puerto Rico, is the largest country wholly within Europe. The Texas-size former Sovie ...

Velázquez bill would boost P.R. small business growth
May 19, 2017, No Comments

The top Democrat on the House Small Business Committee, Rep. Nydia M. Velázquez (D-NY), unveiled Thursday an array of l ...

Rosselló certifies 260 co.’s creating 1K jobs islandwide
May 17, 2017, No Comments

Gov. Ricardo Rosselló announced Tuesday the certification of 260 companies that are creating more than 1,000 jobs islan ...

PR gets $4.1M for healthcare, firefighting services
May 17, 2017, No Comments

Resident Commissioner Jenniffer González-Colón announced Tuesday the awarding of federal funds in the amounts of $3.5 ...

GDB, creditors reach debt restructuring agreement
May 16, 2017, No Comments

Gov. Ricardo Rosselló announced Monday that the Puerto Rico Fiscal Agency and Financial Advisory Authority (AAFAF, for ...

PREPA RSA provides for consensual debt restructuring
May 9, 2017, No Comments

The Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority provided additional detail on its previously announced extension and supplement ...

Reactions abound over govt’s Title III restructuring filing
May 4, 2017, No Comments

Local and stateside creditors and credit ratings agencies did not reach a true consensus over the government's decision ...

U.S. House votes to close investor protection loophole
May 2, 2017, No Comments

The U.S. House of Representatives voted Monday to close a decades-old loophole that has exempted financial institutions ...

Congressional funding package includes $300M for P.R.
May 2, 2017, No Comments

Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló confirmed Monday that Puerto Rico was included in the Appropriations package expected ...