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Keller Williams real estate expands into Puerto Rico
February 17, 2017, No Comments

Keller Williams, the world’s largest real estate franchise by agent count, announced the opening of an office in Puert ...

Ford unveils 8-yr./100K mile protection for ’17 Fiesta
February 17, 2017, No Comments

Ford announced Thursday the introduction of one of Puerto Rico's most comprehensive auto protection plan that covers mor ...

FirstBank collects 5,952 cell phones for recycling
February 16, 2017, No Comments

Because 100 percent of the materials in mobile phones are recyclable, since 2014 FirstBank has been collecting devices a ...

Consultiva Internacional to discuss market perspectives
February 16, 2017, No Comments

The Investment Strategy Committee at Consultiva International Inc. will be presenting its global economic outlook for 20 ...

P.R. Coffee Roasters to sell coffee brands on Amazon
February 15, 2017, No Comments

Puerto Rico Coffee Roasters announced Tuesday it has reached an agreement to sell its flagship coffee brands — Café Y ...

Guayacán, Builders Assoc. open call for grant program
February 14, 2017, No Comments

The Puerto Rico Builders Association and Grupo Guayacán Inc. recently opened a call for its new grants program, to be m ...

Oversight Board issues RFP for pensions consultant
February 13, 2017, No Comments

The Financial Oversight and Management Board for Puerto Rico is looking for an independent actuary, pension, and plannin ...

Liberty marks 10th edition of ‘Safer Internet Day’
February 8, 2017, No Comments

Liberty Puerto Rico celebrated “Safer Internet Day” on the island for the 10th year in a row Tuesday, as part of its ...

CBP inspects millions of cut flowers for Valentine’s Day
February 8, 2017, No Comments

As Valentine’s Day quickly approaches U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) is “diligently” inspecting shipment ...

USDA approves $1M loan to EDB for job promotion
February 7, 2017, No Comments

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has approved a $1 million loan to the Puerto Rico Economic Development Bank for job p ...