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News Puerto Rico: Puerto Rico Lawmakers Help Debt Restructuring Go Forward

News source: https://www.law360.com/articles/1100802/puerto-rico-lawmakers-help-debt-restructuring-go-forward
Publicated on: onday 12 November 2018

Law360 (November 9, 2018, 6:48 PM EST) -- Puerto Rico’s Senate and House of Representatives have passed legislation to support a plan to restructure nearly $18 billion in debt issued by the Puerto Ric...

News Puerto Rico: A History of American Citizenship in Puerto Rico

News source: https://brewminate.com/a-history-of-american-citizenship-in-puerto-rico/
Publicated on: uesday 13 November 2018

wo days before his second inauguration, President Woodrow Wilson signed a bill that had a profound impact on the identities of more than 1 million people. With the quick flick of a pen in March 1917, ...

News Puerto Rico: Red Cross updates Chicago-area partners on Puerto Rico recovery efforts: 'Chicago has come through for Puerto Rico'

News source: https://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/breaking/ct-met-year-after-hurricane-maria-red-cross-20181113-story.html
Publicated on: uesday 13 November 2018

For more than a year, Puerto Rico has worked through the challenging process of recovering and rebuilding after the landfall of Hurricane Maria. Images of the lingering devastation, of crumbling homes ...

News Puerto Rico: Puerto Rico vacationers get access to ‘Hamilton’ tickets

News source: https://caribbeanbusiness.com/puerto-rico-vacationers-get-access-to-hamilton-tickets/
Publicated on: onday 12 November 2018

SAN JUAN – The executive director of the Puerto Rico Tourism Co. (PRTC), Carla Campos, announced details on the sale of “Hamilton” tickets set aside for the government corporation to promote travel to ...

News Puerto Rico: Puerto Rico's Dorado Beach Is a Bit of Bali, Three Hours from Home

News source: https://www.msn.com/en-ca/lifestyle/travel/article/puerto-ricos-dorado-beach-is-a-bit-of-bali-three-hours-from-home/ar-BBPDp6b?li=us')%26%24orderby%3d'displayPublishedDateTime'+desc
Publicated on: onday 12 November 2018

Puerto Rico is back. Fly to San Juan on any day, on any of the easy, three-hours-or-less flights from New York City and across the East Coast, and you’ll see far fewer emergency blue-roof tarps on the ...

News Puerto Rico: Trump does not want more relief funding sent to Puerto Rico

News source: https://www.news8000.com/news/politics/national-politics/trump-does-not-want-more-relief-funding-sent-to-puerto-rico/859887216
Publicated on: onday 12 November 2018

Residents play dominoes near their damaged homes after U.S. soldiers unloaded food and water, provided by FEMA, to residents in the neighborhood still without electricity in San Isidro, Puerto Rico. R...

News Puerto Rico: Puerto Rico Is Ready for Tourists to Come Back

News source: https://www.instyle.com/lifestyle/travel/puerto-rico-ready-tourists-dorado-beach-ritz-carlton-open
Publicated on: uesday 13 November 2018

In September 2017, Puerto Rico suffered devastating damage when category five Hurricane Maria barreled onto its shores. Rebuilding efforts have been nonstop in the 14 months since — and this past week...

News Puerto Rico: Puerto Rico Revises Form For Reporting Payments To Terminated Employees, Considers Credit History Ban

News source: https://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/puerto-rico-revises-form-for-reporting-78255/
Publicated on: onday 12 November 2018

The Puerto Rico Department of the Treasury has announced changes to tax reporting for certain severance payments. As a result of the Labor Transformation and Flexibility Act (Act 4-2017), adopted in 2...

News Puerto Rico: Trump Wants to Cut Federal Relief Funds For Puerto Rico, Report Says

News source: http://fortune.com/2018/11/12/trump-cut-federal-relief-puerto-rico/
Publicated on: onday 12 November 2018

President Donald Trump wants to cut off federal relief funds for Hurricane Maria because he claims the Puerto Rican government is using the funds to pay off debts, Axios reported, though there is ...

News Puerto Rico: Cofina structure reflects a genuine compromise in Puerto Rico

News source: https://www.ft.com/content/25d2dce6-e678-11e8-8a85-04b8afea6ea3
Publicated on: onday 12 November 2018

In “ ‘Bottom-feeding’ hedge funds are big winners on Puerto Rico bonds” (FTfm, November 12), John Dizard’s focus seems misplaced when it comes to the facts surrounding the restructuring of the Commonw...

News Puerto Rico: Trump is back to lying about Puerto Rico so he can deny the island the recovery funds it needs

News source: https://newsok.com/article/feed/7139670/trump-is-back-to-lying-about-puerto-rico-so-he-can-deny-the-island-the-recovery-funds-it-needs
Publicated on: onday 12 November 2018

Donald Trump is once again trying to punish Puerto Rico. Nearly fourteen months since Hurricane Maria hit the island and became one of the deadliest storms in US history, the island continues to ...

News Puerto Rico: Puerto Rico Senate president: Firms lobbying fiscal board over video-lottery terminals

News source: https://caribbeanbusiness.com/puerto-rico-senate-president-firms-lobbying-fiscal-board-over-video-lottery-terminals/
Publicated on: uesday 13 November 2018

SAN JUAN – Puerto Rico Senate President Thomas Rivera Schatz denounced Tuesday that lobbyists close to the chairman of the island’s fiscal oversight board, José Carrión III, do not want video-lottery ...