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“Mom and Pop” organizations are the driving force of most economies and Puerto Rico is not the exception.

Popular opens new call for ‘StartUp Popular’ program
March 17, 2017, No Comments

Focused on continuing to support local economic development, Banco Popular announced the opening of a third call for ent ...

‘Atención Atención’ creators nab SBA top honor for P.R.
March 17, 2017, No Comments

The U.S. Small Business Administration announced Thursday it has selected Víctor Miguel Rivera-Solanas and María Paula ...

37 co’s picked for Parallel18’s 3rd round of acceleration
February 2, 2017, No Comments

Parallel18, an international accelerator for high impact innovative enterprises that want to scale their businesses from ...

NY Fed study sheds light on P.R. small business traits
January 31, 2017, No Comments

A new study released Monday by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York showed that the majority of Puerto Rico’s small bu ...

EDB OK’s $238K in loans for new P.R. businesses
January 27, 2017, No Comments

In the first three weeks of the year, the Economic Development Bank for Puerto Rico has expedited internal processes to ...

SBA launches InnovateHER, Aspire Challenge programs
January 4, 2017, No Comments

The U.S. Small Business Administration announced Tuesday the launching of two programs — the 2017 InnovateHER: Innovat ...

NY Fed study: Small biz ‘persevering’ through P.R. crisis
November 15, 2016, No Comments

Puerto Rico’s small businesses are “persevering through… [the] economic crisis,” but are concerned about managin ...

SBA has funds for women vet entrepreneurship training
November 11, 2016, No Comments

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Office of Veterans Business Development announced Thursday a $300,000 fundi ...

17 co’s pass SBA’s ’16 ‘Emerging Leaders’ training series
November 7, 2016, No Comments

The U. S. Small Business Administration Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands district office recently graduated 17 compan ...

SBA OKs $95.5M in loans in P.R., USVI in Fiscal ’16
October 31, 2016, No Comments

The U.S. Small Business Administration approved $95.5 million in loans to small businesses in Puerto Rico and the U.S. V ...