All posts tagged economy

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 ...

T-Mobile weathers P.R. economic slump, triples capacity
November 15, 2016, No Comments

Wireless carrier T-Mobile is weathering Puerto Rico’s protracted economic slump by keeping an ear to the ground on con ...

Planning Board: P.R. GNP to shrink by $116.4M in FY16
November 11, 2016, No Comments

The Puerto Rico Planning Board presented Thursday revised economic projections confirming that the Commonwealth’s gros ...

Foundation for P.R.: Visitor economy key to growth
October 14, 2016, No Comments

Foundation for Puerto Rico presented Thursday its strategic vision to develop the island’s visitor economy as the firs ...