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Puerto Rico fiscal board’s revitalization coordinator resigns

By PHILIPE SCHOENE ROURA & EVA LLORÉNS VÉLEZ From Caribbean Business As previously reported, Noel Zamot, the man who holds the charge of revitalization coordinator under the Puerto Rico Oversight, Management & Economic Stability Act (Promesa), will be moving on….

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P.R. CofC has misgivings about proposed incentives to US corporations P.R. CofC has misgivings about proposed incentives to US corporations

By Eva Lloréns Vélez From Caribbean Business SAN JUAN – The Puerto Rico Chamber of Commerce (CofC) is not on board yet with other business groups on a proposal to be submitted to the congressional Task Force on Economic Growth…

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Donahue’s Alix Gets $6.7M contract extension

BY PHILIPE SCHOENE ROURA AND EVA LLORENS VÉLEZ From Caribbean Business SAN JUAN – On the heels of what was described as a rather drawn-out meeting punctuated by several sticking points, the Puerto Rico Electric Authority’s (Prepa) board voted to extend…

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La Fortaleza: GDB interest payment wasn’t made

By Luis J. Valentín From Caribbean Business SAN JUAN — After hours of much deliberation among Gov. Alejandro García Padilla and his administration’s fiscal team, a $28 million interest payment on Government Development Bank (GDB) debt due Aug. 1 failed to…

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Puerto Ricans won’t accept US-imposed austerity without a fight

From Caribbean News Now SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — June 30 was a historic day for Puerto Rico, albeit an unhappy one. US President Barack Obama signed into law the Puerto Rico Oversight, Management and Economic Stability Act (PROMESA), which…