All posts tagged economy

Op-Ed: Hurricane María has shifted our entire focus
October 1, 2017, 2 Comments

Today, days after the monstrous storm, Hurricane María, slammed into our shores with sustained winds of 155 miles per h ...

Moody’s: PR’s fragile economy faces new risks post-María
September 26, 2017, No Comments

The Commonwealth of Puerto Rico is facing new risks and economic uncertainty following the devastation caused by Hurrica ...

Rosselló creates last subgroup in ‘Front for Puerto Rico’
August 28, 2017, No Comments

Gov. Ricardo Rosselló announced the creation of the third and final sub-working group as part of the Front for Puerto R ...

OBoard opens call for critical infrastructure projects
August 24, 2017, No Comments

The Financial Oversight and Management Board for Puerto Rico announced Wednesday it will begin accepting proposals for p ...

US Rep. Velázquez releases report on PR’s economy
August 9, 2017, No Comments

Rep. Nydia M. Velázquez (D-NY) released Tuesday a report titled, “A Discussion on the Future of Puerto Rico’s Econo ...

Foundation for PR to develop 1st visitor economy profile
July 24, 2017, No Comments

The Foundation for Puerto Rico and Estudios Técnicos will work together to develop the first economic model of the isla ...

Velázquez, experts discuss ways to spur PR’s recovery
July 19, 2017, No Comments

U.S. Rep. Nydia M. Velázquez (D-NY) hosted Tuesday a panel of experts and other members of Congress for a roundtable di ...

Tourism: Cruise passenger arrivals up 47% YOY in May
June 30, 2017, No Comments

Record highs were recorded in total cruise ship passenger traffic in May, with 95,139 visitors arriving, representing a ...

Op-Ed: It’s not just PROMESA…
June 13, 2017, No Comments

In Puerto Rico we have focused so much on the Puerto Rico Oversight, Management and Economic Stability Act (PROMESA) tha ...

Jaresko urges manufacturers to ‘be part of the solution’
June 2, 2017, No Comments

Financial Oversight and Management Board for Puerto Rico Executive Director Natalie A. Jaresko urged local manufacturers ...