Thursday, October 21, 2021

All posts by Dennis Costa

  • Bayer Opens New Bio-Agriculture Facilities in Puerto Rico

    SAN JUAN — Bayer CropScience, a division of German pharmaceutical and chemical conglomerate Bayer AG, announced the opening of two agricultural biotechnology facilities in Puerto Rico on Tuesday. Through a combined investment of $17 million, the multi-national company...

    • Posted September 20, 2016
  • Identity for Sale

    Cybercrime Goes Mainstream

    • Posted September 17, 2016
  • Puerto Rico Products Association: Buy Local, Help the Economy

    The PRPA spent about $60,000 in commissioning both studies.

    • Posted September 14, 2016
  • PRTC Announces New Flights, Cruise Stops

    SAN JUAN — Puerto Rico Tourism Company (PRTC) Executive Director Ingrid Rivera announced that Avianca will add two weekly flights connecting Bogotá and San Juan on November 2, bringing this route to a daily frequency, and that...

    • Posted September 13, 2016
  • Delpaís Strengthens Supply of Fresh Products

    SAN JUAN – Five agro-entrepreneurs in Puerto Rico will strengthen their offers for Delpaís products in the the island’s northern region upon arranging an agreement with the area’s primary supermarket chain, Kash N’ Karry in Hatillo, according...

    • Posted September 7, 2016
  • Google Suspends Phone Initiative Begun in Puerto Rico

    SAN JUAN — Google has suspended Project Ara, a modular phone initiative that the tech giant originally planned to launch in Puerto Rico, Reuters reported Friday. The project, which sought to build a mobile phone with interchangeable...

    • Posted September 2, 2016
  • Builders Association to Present Recommendations to Promesa Task Force

    SAN JUAN — The Puerto Rico Builders Association (PRBA) unveiled its proposal for economic development Thursday, in what is the latest instance of a local, private sector organization submitting recommendations to a congressional task force that seeks...

    • Posted August 25, 2016
  • Zika Has Noxious Effect on PR Convention Tourism

    More than 60,000 room-nights, and $44 million, lost due to cancellations after virus outbreak

    • Posted August 25, 2016
  • V2A Launches Local Banking Stats Portal

    SAN JUAN – Strategic consultancy boutique firm Vision to Action (V2A) launched on Wednesday a new electronic portal that provides statistical information on banking in Puerto Rico. The interactive platform, called “Puerto Rico Banking Indicators Portal” allows...

    • Posted August 25, 2016
  • Puerto Rico Olympic Delegation Celebrates Homecoming

    SAN JUAN— Thousands of people took to the streets to celebrate the homecoming of the Puerto Rico Olympic delegation Tuesday, in a whirlwind series of events that began in La Fortaleza, in Old San Juan, followed by...

    • Posted August 23, 2016