All posts tagged tourism

Foundation for PR to develop 1st visitor economy profile
July 24, 2017, No Comments

The Foundation for Puerto Rico and Estudios Técnicos will work together to develop the first economic model of the isla ...

Study: Tourism’s contribution to PR ‘difficult to assess’
July 19, 2017, No Comments

Puerto Rico’s lack of a comprehensive set of tourism data makes it difficult to the assess the sector’s performance, ...

Tourism: Cruise passenger arrivals up 47% YOY in May
June 30, 2017, No Comments

Record highs were recorded in total cruise ship passenger traffic in May, with 95,139 visitors arriving, representing a ...

Airbnb signs tax agreement, MOU with gov’t of P.R.
June 22, 2017, No Comments

Puerto Rico government officials and representatives from hospitality company Airbnb signed a tax collection agreement t ...

DMO incorporated at PR State Department
June 9, 2017, No Comments

The creation of a Destination Marketing Organization for Puerto Rico is taking shape with the incorporation of the entit ...

Tourist taxis support centralized public transportation
June 6, 2017, No Comments

Members of the Puerto Rico Tourist Taxis Association on Monday expressed their support of House Bill 1084, which propose ...

ID’ing new gastronomic tourism areas on gov’t agenda
May 25, 2017, No Comments

Recognizing the importance of gastronomy in the island’s economic development and tourism, the Department of Agricultu ...

‘Puerto Rico App’ launched to help tourists plan visits
May 19, 2017, No Comments

Twins Theory Corp., a company founded and led by Joel and Jonathan Cotto, unveiled Thursday the “Puerto Rico app,” a ...

Saborea culinary fest marks 10th anniversary May 18-21
May 10, 2017, No Comments

The 10th edition of Puerto Rico’s longest-running culinary fest, Saborea, will take place in San Juan, May 18-21, Clar ...

Meet Puerto Rico hosts chat in DC on travel trends
May 5, 2017, No Comments

A panel of travel industry experts met this week in Washington, DC to shed light on trends and the ways in which today ...