All posts tagged economy

CNE Growth Commission for P.R. to meet in April
March 23, 2017, No Comments

The Center for a New Economy announced Wednesday that the CNE Growth Commission for Puerto Rico will meet during the fir ...

Planning Board: PR economy will shrink in Fiscal ’17, ’18
March 9, 2017, No Comments

The Puerto Rico Planning Board released economic projections for fiscal years 2017 and 2018, which reflect drops in the ...

Insurance sector creates $185M, 30K jobs for economy
March 3, 2017, No Comments

Puerto Rico’s insurance industry represents $185 million in economic contributions to the government’s coffers and g ...

Moody’s: PR banks buffers improved vs. recession
February 10, 2017, No Comments

Moody's-rated Puerto Rican banks, Banco Santander Puerto Rico, Banco Popular de Puerto Rico and FirstBank Puerto Rico ha ...

PRHTA study: PR needs DMO to boost tourism, economy
January 13, 2017, No Comments

The Puerto Rico Hotel and Tourism Association unveiled Thursday a study that confirms tourism as the sector that can pro ...

P.R. Econ. Dev. Chief sets off administrative measures
January 4, 2017, No Comments

Puerto Rico Economic Development and Commerce Department Secretary-designate Manuel Laboy-Rivera said Tuesday given the ...

Gov. Rosselló signs 6 executive orders as he is sworn in
January 3, 2017, No Comments

Gov. Ricardo Rosselló hit the ground running Monday, effecting six executive orders the same day he was sworn into his ...

Studies: PREPA’s proposed rate hike is economy killer
December 6, 2016, No Comments

The rate hike that the Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority and its bondholders are proposing would further erode the is ...

Dudley offers prescription for island’s return to growth
November 30, 2016, No Comments

While admitting that there isn’t much the Federal Reserve Bank of New York can do to spur economic growth for the isla ...

Rosselló spells out economic development strategy
November 16, 2016, No Comments

Gov.-elect Ricardo Rosselló on Tuesday offered details of the socioeconomic transformation model his administration wil ...