All posts tagged "Chamber of Commerce"
Puerto Rico congresswoman urges employers to claim employee retention credit
Urges those eligible to attend Friday's incentives briefing
- Posted August 15, 2018
Puerto Rico CofC rejects minimum wage hike for construction workers
Says executive order could result in halted projects, raising industry costs
- Posted August 2, 2018
Puerto Rico lost 6% of its population after Hurricane Maria
Statistics Institute director assures better healthcare system could help deter outmigration
- Posted March 9, 2018
Businesses Attack House Legislation to Raise Municipal Taxes
Municipal-tax hike would destroy many local businesses
- Posted May 18, 2017
Puerto Rico government urges private sector to create collaborative ties
Secretary of state speaks about efforts toward creating favorable business environment
- Posted May 17, 2017
Insurers stress need for coverage during times of crisis
SAN JUAN – During financial straits, small and midsize businesses tend to cut expenses, particularly in insurance coverage. However, industry professionals recommend that in light of economic uncertainty due to Puerto Rico’s fiscal crisis, insurance coverage is needed...
- Posted March 30, 2017
CofC president insists on importance of labor reform
SAN JUAN – The president of the Puerto Rico Chamber of Commerce, David Rodríguez, insisted Wednesday on the importance of approving the labor reform proposed by Gov. Ricardo Rosselló Nevares to make the island more competitive and...
- Posted January 11, 2017
Federal Board Would Promote Economic Development for Puerto Rico
According to Chamber of Commerce President, José Vázquez Barquet, the entity will have a restructuring component
- Posted March 2, 2016
Chamber of Commerce Sees Many Risks for 2016
WASHINGTON – America’s most influential business lobby says American businesses are facing numerous risks and few upsides as they enter 2016. Thomas Donohue is president and CEO of the United States Chamber of Commerce. Donohue says companies...
- Posted January 14, 2016