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Local and multinational firms of all sizes and types generate thousands of jobs and pump millions of dollars into the island’s annual GDP.

Science Trust, PRMA offer details on Quest ’17
March 16, 2017, No Comments

The Puerto Rico Science, Technology and Research Trust and the Puerto Rico Manufacturers Association hosted a roundtable ...

Syngenta re-opens Salinas facility after $6M investment
March 1, 2017, No Comments

Seed research and development company Syngenta on Tuesday re-opened its Salinas facilities, after investing some $6 mill ...

FirstBank grants $4.5M in working capital to Pentaq
February 1, 2017, No Comments

FirstBank announced it has granted Pentaq Manufacturing Corp.the first working capital line of credit of $4.5 million un ...

P.R.’s 1st medical cannabis pharmaceutical gets licensed
December 30, 2016, No Comments

Puerto Rico’s first medical cannabis pharmaceutical company, IMC Corp., has been given the go-ahead to start operation ...

Lockheed Martin relocates to Aguadilla, to add 120 jobs
October 12, 2016, No Comments

Puerto Rico government and Lockheed Martin executives on Tuesday officially inaugurated the global security and aerospac ...

Private sector: P.R. power grid needs ‘full overhaul’
September 23, 2016, No Comments

In the wake of the biggest blackout Puerto Rico has experienced in more than three decades, which has affected more than ...

UTC Aerospace Systems expanding presence in P.R.
September 22, 2016, No Comments

UTC Aerospace Systems, a unit of United Technologies Corp., announced Wednesday it is expanding its presence in Puerto R ...

Bayer inaugurates 2 development stations in Puerto Rico
September 21, 2016, No Comments

Life sciences giant Bayer inaugurated Tuesday two research and development facilities in Guánica and Sábana Grande, as ...

PRMA to submit 4 proposals to Congressional task force
August 19, 2016, 1 Comment

The Puerto Rico Manufacturers Association will submit four specific proposals to the Congressional Task Force on Economi ...

Amgen names Puerto Rican exec to top corporate post
June 20, 2016, No Comments

Pharmaceutical company Amgen recently announced the appointment of Puerto Rico native Esteban Santos as executive vice p ...