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Puerto Rico welcomes thousands of tourists each year by air and sea, the same way it receives vital goods and services.

Rosselló announces $112M in funding for road repairs
August 25, 2017, No Comments

Gov. Ricardo Rosselló, flanked by Highways and Transportation Authority Executive Director Carlos Contreras-Aponte, ann ...

Caguas-San Juan light commuter train project derailed
August 16, 2017, No Comments

Plans to build a commuter train project connecting Caguas to San Juan, called Novotrén, have been derailed after years ...

Gov’t to spend $700K to use ‘Despacito’ to promote PR
August 16, 2017, No Comments

The Puerto Rico Tourism Co. announced it will integrate the worldwide musical hit “Despacito,” by local artist Luis ...

Silver Airways looks to expand Caribbean footprint
August 7, 2017, No Comments

Florida-based Silver Airways is looking to expand its Caribbean footprint through a partnership with San Juan-based Seab ...

Parallel 18, PRHTA ally to promote industry innovation
August 7, 2017, No Comments

Given the challenges and opportunities that new business models provide in the global tourism industry, Parallel 18 (P18 ...

Local Guest unveils ‘experiential tourism’ platform
August 3, 2017, 1 Comment

A team of young Puerto Rican behind San Juan-based Local Guest unveiled Wednesday an online platform offering “experie ...

Paradores full last weekend, despite holiday changes
July 26, 2017, No Comments

The confusion caused by the repeal of traditional July holidays and misleading ads about inns offering sub-par services ...

Frontier Airlines’ expansion to pump $14.5M into PR
July 20, 2017, 1 Comment

A little more than a month after it launched its service in Puerto Rico, low-cost carrier Frontier Airlines announced th ...

Study: Tourism’s contribution to PR ‘difficult to assess’
July 19, 2017, No Comments

Puerto Rico’s lack of a comprehensive set of tourism data makes it difficult to the assess the sector’s performance, ...

Carolina Catering Corp., Aerostar spar over cement plant
July 18, 2017, No Comments

Airline food service provider Carolina Catering Corp. on Monday blasted the management of the Luis Muñoz Marín Interna ...