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Puerto Rico shopping centers say new restrictions will hit already-frail small...

The Puerto Rican Association of Shopping Centers issued a statement regarding the government’s new Executive Order 2020-062, saying that while “thankful” that it did...

Puerto Rico Industrial Association warns that election chaos will affect ...

The president of the Puerto Rico Industrial Association, Carlos M. Rodríguez, made a call for both the president of the State Elections Commission and...

Puerto Rico Consumers Disposable Income is Decreasing.

The term of financing for cars and houses continues to lengthen, which represents a sign that the disposable income of the Puerto Rican to...

The Appropiation Committee asks the Treasury to end Puerto Rico’s tax...

Washington.- The Appropriations Committee of the United States House of Representatives today ratified a new budget report in which it reaffirms the interest in...

Almost 600,000 people have applied for unemployment in Puerto Rico.

The Secretary of the Labor Department, Carlos Rivera, indicated that as of July 14, almost 600,000 applications for the various unemployment programs have been...

Puerto Rico is the second jurisdiction in U.S. with the highest...

At 20.6, Puerto Rico has the second highest insured unemployment rate (that is, people receiving unemployment insurance) in the United States, second only to...

Puerto Rico has the lowest Census responde rate in the USA.

The national census response is around 59%, but Puerto Rico’s is 8%, according to NPR.Puerto Rico’s underreporting could create devastating repercussions regarding federal funding....

Puerto Rico economic activity dropped 9.6% in 2 months.

The Economic Development Bank for Puerto Rico (EDB), published Friday data related to the island’s Economic Activity Index (EAI) during the first four months...

Federal Labor Dept. places Puerto Rico among the jurisdictions with the...

The Federal Labor Department published its weekly report on unemployment amid the crisis caused by the coronavirus, indicating that for the week ending May...

Puerto Rico May car sales suffer a 69% drop.

The United Group of Automobile Importers (GUIA), an organization that represents the automotive industry in Puerto Rico, today presented the results of new car...