All posts tagged government

Treasury collections fall $45.4M Y-O-Y in December
February 2, 2017, No Comments

The Puerto Rico Treasury Department released Wednesday revenue collection numbers for December 2016 totaling $799.3 mill ...

Gov’t releases RFQ for new strategic advisor, legal counsel
January 5, 2017, No Comments

The new administration under Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló on Wednesday released a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) ...

Scientific Games lands $132M electronic lottery contract
December 7, 2016, No Comments

Scientific Games Corp. announced Tuesday it has landed an eight-year contract with the government of Puerto Rico to run ...

Gov.-elect Rosselló announces 1st cabinet appointments
November 29, 2016, No Comments

Gov.-elect Ricardo Rosselló announced Monday the first five members of his cabinet, including his Chief of Staff, chief ...

Oversight Board calls for comments on gov’t fiscal plan
November 11, 2016, 1 Comment

The Financial Oversight and Management Board for Puerto Rico opened a call Thursday for individuals and organizations to ...

Fiscal health index shows most P.R. towns carry deficits
October 26, 2016, No Comments

The majority of Puerto Rico’s 78 municipalities are in dire financial conditions, with more than half carrying deficit ...

Auto dealerships: P.R. used car sales up in last decade
October 20, 2016, No Comments

The Puerto Rico Association of Automobile Distributors and Dealers released the findings of a study Wednesday that refle ...

García-Padilla delivers documents to oversight board
September 30, 2016, No Comments

Puerto Rico Gov. Alejandro García-Padilla announced Thursday he has turned over several documents detailing the island ...

Economy strangling P.R. nonprofits, United Way says
September 26, 2016, No Comments

In Puerto Rico’s embattled economy, everyone is at risk. Nonprofit organizations are no exception.

Fiscal oversight board should hold 1st meeting next week
September 13, 2016, No Comments

The seven-member Financial Oversight and Management Board for Puerto Rico is expected to meet sometime next week for the ...