All posts tagged "funds"
Senate Approval of $1 Billion in Medicaid Funding Expected: Puerto Rico resident Commissioner
Includes $880 million available until 2019
- Posted December 15, 2017
Gov’t says it will begin to repair traffic lights at Puerto Rico intersections
Receives $8.7 million in Federal Highway Administration funds
- Posted November 28, 2017
Puerto Rico Awarded $40M in Emergency Federal Transportation Funds to Repair Roads and Bridges
The funds supplement the $2.5 million in ER funds that had been awarded to the island for damages related to Hurricane Irma.
- Posted October 2, 2017
Transparency, Oversight Laws Proposed for Legislative Appropriations
Measures Would Keep Tabs on the Assignment of NGO Funds as Well
- Posted February 28, 2016
Double the Chaos: Amped-up Funds Flourish amid Turmoil
NEW YORK – That second scoop or slice makes everything so much better. So why not double the fun investing, too? Investors in search of supercharged returns are plugging more dollars into investments that aim to give...
- Posted February 11, 2016
Unfunded Pension Funds Ticking Time Bombs
Lower Government Funding Hinders Stability of P.R.’s Three Main Retirement Systems In 2013, the Alejandro García Padilla administration, which had just entered office, enacted legislation to reform Puerto Rico’s ailing retirement systems, as their assets were quickly...
- Posted February 1, 2016
Some Funds Offer to Tame Market’s Chaos, but at a Price
NEW YORK – Freaked out by the stock market’s big swings? Then the investment industry has something it built just for you: funds that hope to offer a steadier ride. That sounds especially comforting after this year’s...
- Posted January 21, 2016
Argentina Seeks Better Terms for $10B of Defaulted Debt
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina – Argentine Finance Minister Alfonso de Prat-Gay says the country is in a position to negotiate better terms for $10 billion in defaulted debt. The government began talks Wednesday with so-called holdout creditors in...
- Posted January 13, 2016