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  • US Stocks Climb Again as Energy Companies Keep Rising

    Kroger and Costco Struggled After Weak Earnings

    • Posted March 3, 2016
  • Private Sector Coalition Returns to Washington

    Maintains Washington Presence to Educate Lawmakers About Puerto Rico

    • Posted March 2, 2016
  • US Companies Added 214,000 Jobs in February

    U.S. job market remains resilient

    • Posted March 2, 2016
  • US Economy Growing but Faces International Headwinds

    WASHINGTON – A report from the president’s economic advisers says more Americans gained work and experienced pay raises last year. But it says the United States faced global headwinds that will continue this year. The annual report...

    • Posted February 22, 2016
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  • Planning Board Report Shows Slight Rise in Employment

    SAN JUAN – The Puerto Rico Economic Summary, which is prepared by the  Planning Board for Gov. Alejandro García Padilla, reflects a slight increase in the island’s employment rate. According to the report’s Employment and Unemployment section,...

    • Posted February 20, 2016
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  • García Padilla Denounces Pierluisi As A “Copycat”

    SAN JUAN – Gov. García Padilla denounced resident commissioner Pedro Pierluisi as a “copycat” after he had allegedly “copied” a list of proposals contained in García Padilla’s 2012 political platform and tried to pass them as his...

    • Posted February 18, 2016
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  • Time to Rebound From Puerto Rico’s Lost Decade

    This edition’s Front-Page cover story marks the first installment in a series that outlines the unrelenting decline of Puerto Rico’s economy, which commenced in 2006 and has yet to subside. The death knell was actually struck in...

    • Posted February 18, 2016
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  • Applications for US Jobless Aid fell Sharply Last Week

    WASHINGTON – Fewer Americans applied for unemployment benefits last week in a sign of a stable job market despite the slowing global economy hitting stocks and commodities. THE NUMBERS: Weekly applications for jobless aid fell 16,000 to...

    • Posted February 11, 2016
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  • US Businesses Post More Open Jobs; Quits Rise to 9-Year High

    WASHINGTON – U.S. companies advertised more available jobs in December and more Americans quit, trends that could lift wages in the coming months. The number of job openings jumped 4.9 percent to 5.6 million, the most since...

    • Posted February 9, 2016
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  • Stocks Fall Sharply as Banks, Tech Sectors Take a Beating

    Wall Street rode another wave of selling Monday that sent U.S. stocks sharply lower, before a late-afternoon pullback stemmed some of the losses. Investors unloaded materials, financials and other stocks, briefly knocking the Dow Jones industrial average...

    • Posted February 8, 2016
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