All posts tagged "debt"
Fiscal board advised to condition payment of Puerto Rico debt to island’s economic recovery
Recipe for economic sustainability offered
- Posted January 16, 2018
Tax Bill Could Undermine Puerto Rico’s Recovery, Governor Says
Rosselló also said Puerto Rico's Medicaid funding could run out as soon as February, leaving millions of residents without health insurance coverage, unless Congress acts soon
- Posted December 19, 2017
China makes no offer of debt relief for Venezuela
Venezuela owes China $23 billion.
- Posted November 16, 2017
Puerto Rico bonds sink; White House says no debt bailout
The federal government lacks the authority to simply do away with Puerto Rico’s staggering $74 billion debt.
- Posted October 5, 2017
Puerto Rico’s debt service payment could be reduced to zero, for now
Investment firms that are claiming debt payments from the government under Title III could accommodate themselves to the island’s disaster by becoming investors.
- Posted October 3, 2017
Greek state budget sees steady pick-up in economy
ATHENS, Greece – Greece’s government on Monday presented what it calls the last of the bailout-era state budgets, predicting economic growth of 2.4 percent and a significant budget surplus in 2018. In the draft 2018 budget, the economy is...
- Posted October 2, 2017
Judge Swain: Puerto Ricans face an even graver humanitarian crisis
Court postpones until further notice October omnibus hearing on Title III cases, due to Hurricane María
- Posted September 26, 2017
Puerto Rico fiscal board picks public debt ‘investigator’
Assures selected law firm has the experience and independence needed
- Posted September 13, 2017
[Column] It was not supposed to happen
It was not until 2014 that Puerto Rico lost its credit
- Posted September 11, 2017
San Juan told it has no standing to stop gov’t bank restructuring agreement
GDB, FAFAA say if vote doesn't take place, creditors could walk away from deal
- Posted September 1, 2017