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Green Energy Fund application deadline set for Oct. 27
September 14, 2017, No Comments

The State Office for Energy Public Policy (OEPPE, by its initials in Spanish) announced it has postponed the deadline to ...

PR auto sales show 5.9% growth in August
September 13, 2017, No Comments

Puerto Rico’s car dealers sold 7,209 new vehicles in August, representing a 5.9 percent year-over-year growth, the Uni ...

Frente por PR continues to lobby DC lawmakers
September 13, 2017, No Comments

The Frente por Puerto Rico’s subcommittee on tax reform on Tuesday visited 11 U.S. House and Senate offices asking for ...

CofC opens collections center at its OSJ HQs thru Sept. 14
September 12, 2017, No Comments

The Puerto Rico Chamber of Commerce (CofC) announced Monday it is opening a collections center at its Old San Juan headq ...

Molson Coors donates $25K, canned water to Red Cross
September 12, 2017, No Comments

To help those affected by Hurricane Irma, Molson Coors has donated $25,000 to the American Red Cross disaster relief eff ...

USDA seeks to fund new agricultural product developers
September 12, 2017, No Comments

The U.S. Department of Agriculture is accepting applications for grants to help farmers, ranchers and producer-based bus ...

Institutions announce closings ahead of Hurricane Irma
September 5, 2017, No Comments

Editor’s Note: If you have a cancellation or closing you wish to announce, please email the information to us at news@ ...

Forum to discuss impact of IIoT on PR companies
September 4, 2017, No Comments

The “Reliability World Caribbean 2017” forum, organized by reliable reliability services company VIBRA is slated to ...

FirstBank launches holiday sweepstakes
September 1, 2017, No Comments

As a preamble to the Christmas season, FirstBank customers who use their ATM debit card until Jan. 13, 2018, will have t ...

Starbucks invests $500K in new Montehiedra shop
August 31, 2017, No Comments

Starbucks Puerto Rico opened its 24th store at The Outlets at Montehiedra mall’s food court, following a $500,000 inve ...