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News Puerto Rico » Commerce: Stacy Cox Elected President of Hotel Association Executives For Next Two Years

News channel or source: http://www.caribbean360.com/travel/stacy-cox-elected-president-hotel-association-executives-next-two-years
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

President and CEO of the Puerto Rico Hotel & Tourism Association, has been appointed Secretary. Other elected CSHAE Board Directors include Avril Alexander, Executive Director of the British Virgin Islands Chamber of Commerce & Hotel Association ...

News Puerto Rico » Commerce: Regional hotel association elects new president

News channel or source: http://m.jamaicaobserver.com/latestnews/Regional_hotel_association_elects_new_president?profile=1228
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

President and CEO of the Puerto Rico Hotel & Tourism Association, has been appointed Secretary. Other elected CSHAE Board Directors include Avril Alexander, Executive Director of the British Virgin Islands Chamber of Commerce & Hotel Association ...

News Puerto Rico » Commerce: Puerto Rico suspends $133M post-hurricane housing contract

News channel or source: https://finance-commerce.com/2018/02/puerto-rico-suspends-133m-post-hurricane-housing-contract/
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Puerto Rico’s Housing Department said Wednesday it will suspend a $133 million deal with a U.S. company hired to repair homes damaged by Hurricane Maria because a review board found the contract was improperly awarded.

News Puerto Rico » Commerce: Puerto Rican Investment Summit discusses how to profit from human tragedy

News channel or source: https://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2018/02/19/rico-f19.html
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

On Junuary 3, Manuel Laboy Rivera, Puerto Rico’s secretary of economic development and commerce, published an opinion piece headlined: “2018: Starting down Puerto Rico’s road to economic prosperity.” Laboy celebrated that “more than 1,000 new ...

News Puerto Rico » Commerce: Puerto Rico Rep.: Budget deal will fully fund Puerto Rico Medicaid for two years

News channel or source: http://www.msn.com/en-us/news/msn/puerto-rico-rep-budget-deal-will-fully-fund-puerto-rico-medicaid-for-two-years/ar-BBIPjQC
Publication date: Wednesday 07 February 2018

González-Colón said the funds could be approved as early as tomorrow, crediting House Republicans with adding language to a disaster relief package that includes Puerto Rico. "The House of Representatives, thanks to [House Energy and Commerce Health ...

News Puerto Rico » Commerce: Critics blast move to dismember Puerto Rico’s statistical agency

News channel or source: http://www.sciencemag.org/news/2018/02/critics-blast-move-dismember-puerto-rico-s-statistical-agency
Publication date: onday 05 February 2018

Under the reorganization, PRIS would come under the control of Puerto Rico’s Department of Economic Development and Commerce, with a mandate to consolidate all data collection responsibilities on the island within that department and then outsource those ...

News Puerto Rico » Commerce: Penney's to shutter 8 stores, leave Puerto Rico location closed

News channel or source: http://www.smartbrief.com/s/2018/02/penneys-shutter-8-stores-leave-puerto-rico-location-closed
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Clothing sales were up 1.2% in January, according to a separate report from the Commerce Department. Puerto Rico-based Popular is paying about $1.7 billion for Wells Fargo's banking unit in the territory. The transaction includes $340 million in commercial ...

News Puerto Rico » Commerce: Advocates Say Puerto Rican Crisis Is Reason To Take Affordable Housing Seriously

News channel or source: http://wlrn.org/post/advocates-say-puerto-rican-crisis-reason-take-affordable-housing-seriously
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

... hit northern Puerto Rico late Sunday after an explosion set off a big fire at a main power substation in the U.S. territory. Florida Gov. Rick Scott is partnering with the South Florida Puerto Rican Chamber of Commerce and a private university from ...

News Puerto Rico » Commerce: Gov. Rick Scott announces new employment partnership to help displaced Puerto Ricans

News channel or source: https://www.local10.com/news/florida/gov-rick-scott-announces-new-employment-partnership-to-help-displaced-puerto-ricans-
Publication date: Wednesday 07 February 2018

MIAMI LAKES, Fla. - Gov. Rick Scott announced a new employment partnership with the Puerto Rico Chamber of Commerce and Ana G. Mendez University for families displaced by Hurricane Maria. Teen delivers hundreds of solar lamps to Puerto Ricans FEMA stresses ...