August 2, 2021

CoinAgenda Caribbean returns to Puerto Rico for its third year

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From CommPRO Featuring Special Sections on Security Tokens, IEOs, NFTs, Exchange Innovations, Digital Currency Funds and Private Equity in Blockchain CoinAgenda (www.coinagenda.com), the premier global conference series for connecting blockchain andcryptocurrency investors with startups since 2014, has announced its third annual CoinAgenda Caribbean event. Taking place at the InterContinental San Juan March 1-3, 2019, CoinAgenda Caribbean will feature three days […]

Caribbean Business Survey: Top 200 locally owned companies in Puerto Rico

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By José Alvarado Vega From Caribbean Business Editor’s note: The following originally appeared in the Nov. 8-14, 2018, issue of Caribbean Business. The latest Caribbean Business survey of locally owned companies indicates resilience in the face of a slow recovery from hurricanes Irma and Maria, which left noticeable scars on island-based businesses. This year’s survey, the Top […]

Advantage Insurance announces temporary relocation of underwriting and management functions due to Hurricane Maria

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SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Sept. 25, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Advantage Insurance Inc. (“Advantage”), a leader in providing customized insurance solutions for businesses and individuals, announced today that it has temporarily relocated most of its Puerto Rico insurance underwriting and corporate management functions to its office in Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands due to the impact […]

Train has left on Caribbean’s 1.5˚C climate goal – meteorologist

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From Jamaica Observer KINGSTOWN, St Vincent (CMC) – A leading regional meteorologist Tuesday said the Caribbean and other small island developing states are facing an uphill task in trying to convince the world to contain global temperature rise to 1.5 degrees Celsius above pre-industrialisation levels.In fact, Puerto Rico-based meteorologist, John Toohey-Morales, told the Caribbean Media […]

Salvage underway for Caribbean Fantasy off Puerto Rico; All 511 passengers and crew cConfirmed safe

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From gCaptain A Unified Command is continuing to respond Thursday to a fire aboard the 561-foot passenger ferry vessel Caribbean Fantasy off Punta Salinas, Puerto Rico. The fire broke out Wednesday morning in the engine room of the vessel and spread to other compartments on board, which led to the entire ship’s evacuation. The Caribbean […]