All posts tagged Hurricane Maria

Grameen P.R. seeks to raise $3M to help 2,500 women entrepreneurs
April 20, 2018, No Comments

Nonprofit microfinance organization Grameen Puerto Rico is bringing together leading financial institutions and other pa ...

National League of Cities meets with P.R. mayors, offers towns free membership
April 16, 2018, No Comments

The National League of Cities (NLC), a non-partisan organization that promotes the interests of cities across the United ...

Cooperativa de Seguros Múltiples exceeds 92% of claims resolved after Hurricane María
April 16, 2018, No Comments

At closing April 11, Cooperativa de Seguros Múltiples de Puerto Rico accounted for more than 92 percent of 57,369 claim ...

Macro Companies pays $1.1M+ in back wages to hurricane recovery workers
April 12, 2018, No Comments

Following an investigation by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division (WHD), fuel distributor Macro Comp ...

Walmart re-opens Humacao Supercenter after $10M reconstruction
April 12, 2018, 1 Comment

Walmart Puerto Rico announced the reopening Wednesday of the Humacao Supercenter where it invested $10 million in the re ...

Op-Ed: America’s sordid legacy on race and disaster recovery
April 12, 2018, 1 Comment

Six months have passed since Hurricane María struck Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. The Category 4 storm destr ...

Thompson Pump helps in hurricane-related recovery in Guajataca
April 12, 2018, 1 Comment

More than six months after Hurricane María decimated Puerto Rico, local company Thompson Pump and its workers are still ...

HUD awards record $18.5B for P.R. hurricane recovery
April 11, 2018, No Comments

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) awarded a record $18.5 billion to support long-term disaster ...

The St. Regis Bahía Beach Resort announces Oct. 29 opening following $60M renovation
April 10, 2018, No Comments

The St. Regis Bahía Beach Resort is thrilled to announce that the property is slated to open on Oct. 29, 2018, followin ...

Hurricane Maria’s blow on P.R’s. infrastructure ‘example’ of need to invest
April 6, 2018, No Comments

The catastrophic damages Hurricane María dealt to Puerto Rico’s infrastructure — and its state of disrepair six mon ...