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Gov. gives small businesses 5-week sales tax hiatus
November 9, 2017, No Comments

Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló signed several executive orders to boost the economy, including one that exempts smal ...

‘Frente por Puerto Rico’ continues meetings in D.C.
November 2, 2017, 1 Comment

Gov. Ricardo Rosselló, visited U.S. Congress, along with former governors Pedro Rosselló and Aníbal Acevedo-Vilá, as ...

González: PR population to dip under 3M within a year
October 26, 2017, 1 Comment

Puerto Rico’s population will dip under 3 million within a year — for the first time since the mid-1970s — if curr ...

PR gov’t balks at suspension of passport services
October 24, 2017, No Comments

Secretary of State Luis Rivera-Marín expressed his dissatisfaction Monday with the interruption in passport services th ...

PR gov’t unveils 6 P3s in energy, education, maritime
October 17, 2017, No Comments

Puerto Rico government officials announced Monday the first six public-private partnerships to modernize and diversify p ...

PR gov’t will go broke Oct. 31 without $4B-$6B from U.S.
October 9, 2017, No Comments

The government of Puerto Rico will go broke by Oct. 31 unless the U.S. Department of Treasury approves an injection of b ...

Members of Congress push recovery plan for Puerto Rico
September 25, 2017, No Comments

Rep. Nydia M. Velázquez (D-NY) led members of Congress in writing the U.S. Department of Homeland Security calling for ...

Puerto Rico prepares for Hurricane María’s Tues. arrival
September 18, 2017, No Comments

Puerto Rican authorities have begun preparations for the passage of Hurricane Maria, expected to make landfall in Puerto ...

Rosselló: PR is regional hub for emergency management
September 15, 2017, No Comments

Despite experiencing some $600 million in damages in the wake of Hurricane Irma’s passage through the Caribbean last w ...

Trump to visit PR to inspect Irma recovery efforts
September 15, 2017, No Comments

President Donald J. Trump will travel to Puerto Rico at a-yet-to-be-specified date to assist with the territory's recove ...