September 18, 2019

P.R. revenue collections reach $1.05B in July, Treasury Dept. says

September 18, 2019

P.R. retail sales ‘kept the pace’ in July 2019, gov’t confirms

September 17, 2019

Collaboration between public, private sectors ‘key’ to boosting P.R.’s tourism

September 17, 2019

P.R. entrepreneurs confirm benefits of federal grants on their businesses

September 17, 2019

August new car sales dip 10% year-over-year, trade group confirms

ECONOMY

Experian: P.R. millennials have 5th highest auto loan debt among U.S., jurisdictions

Puerto Rico millennials — people between the ages of 23 and 38 — have the 5th highest average auto loan debt among all U.S. jurisdictions at $22,205, according to a new study by Experian. “While millennials' auto debt is the fastest-growing of any generation, they still owe less on their auto loans than the national average,” according a blog entry by Stefan Lembo Stolba, a data journalist on the content team at Experian Consumer Services, a division of Experian, the nation's largest credit bureau. “Millennials — consumers between ages 23 and 38 — carry an average auto loa

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August new car sales dip 10% year-over-year, trade group confirms

New car sales in Puerto Rico took a 10% dip in August when compared to the same month in 2018, the United Group of Automobile Importers confirmed. The organization known as GUIA for its initials i

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Weekend Wheels: 1st-ever Toyota Corolla hybrid model is both stylish and sassy

The Toyota Corolla, one of the automaker’s most iconic and enduring models, has made an unforgettable entrance in 2020 with a reimagined and reconfigured design that combines style and sass — off

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P.R.’s new car sales on downward spiral in July, with 21.2% drop

The United Automobile Importers Group announced that a total of 7,631 new cars were sold in Puerto Rico last month, representing a 21.2% decrease compared to the 9,724 units sold during the same mont

ENVIRONMENT

Med Center opens new $7M Chronic Conditions Clinic in Ponce

Med Center announced the opening of a new $7 million Chronic Conditions Clinic in Ponce to address of asthma, hypertension and diabetes issues, executives announced. "Med Center’s Chronic Conditions Clinic will provide the most advanced health care to control comorbid conditions of diabetes, hypertension and asthma in Puerto Rico,” said Med Center Executive Director Allan Cintrón-Salichs. “Our island has one of the highest incidence rates in these three conditions — 16% diabetes, 42% hypertension and 12% asthma. The new facility integrates a first-class technology in its diagnostic equipment, electronic clinical i