All posts tagged government

New tax model for P.R. seeks to spur employment, economic development
April 16, 2018, 1 Comment

Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló submitted his vision for a new tax model to the island’s Legislative Assembly aimed ...

COFINA constituents call out gov’t inaccuracies related to IVU collections
March 16, 2018, No Comments

A group of Puerto Rico Sales Tax Financing Corp. (known as COFINA in Spanish) stakeholders expressed concern about the g ...

Rosselló announces tax cuts, salary increases in State of the Commonwealth address
March 6, 2018, 1 Comment

During his second State of the Commonwealth address since taking office, Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo announced a new tax mo ...

P.R. Institute of Statistics asks court to resolve Board composition dispute
February 22, 2018, No Comments

The Puerto Rico Institute of Statistics filed a motion at the San Juan Superior Court reiterating its request for declar ...

Op-Ed: Institute of Statistics able to ‘light the way to full, reliable, accessible data’
February 16, 2018, No Comments

We appreciate the statement of the Oversight Board on the desirability that the Puerto Rico Institute of Statistics is m ...

ASES gets OK from CMS for contracts with ‘MI Salud’ health insurers
February 16, 2018, No Comments

The Health Insurance Services Administration, or ASES, which runs the Health Reform program for the medically indigent, ...

Calls to keep Puerto Rico’s Institute of Statistics Independent grow louder
February 7, 2018, 1 Comment

The American Statistical Association (ASA), the world’s largest community of statisticians, together with leaders of t ...

Private Sector Coalition lobbies for ‘critical’ independence of gov’t statistics
February 6, 2018, No Comments

The Puerto Rico Private Sector Coalition, which represents more than 30 local professional organizations, on Monday argu ...

Assured Guaranty: P.R.’s Revised Fiscal Plans ‘fiscally irresponsible’
January 26, 2018, No Comments

Reactions from the public and private sector poured in Thursday on the Revised Fiscal Plans for the government of Puerto ...

P.R. Institute of Statistics chief questions plans to consolidate agency
January 22, 2018, No Comments

Puerto Rico Institute of Statistics Executive Director Mario Marazzi questioned the government’s plans to consolidate ...