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In Need of Workers, the Midwest Recruits From Puerto Rico - WSJ
Companies recruit on the island, which is losing population, to find people to work in Ohio, Iowa and Nebraska.
this-week-448  Around-the-web  Matt  puerto-rico  jobs  workforce  labor  midwest 
7 days ago by areadevelopment
Struggling to Fill Jobs, U.S. Employers Look to Storm-Battered Puerto Rico - WSJ
Unemployment is low in U.S., much higher in Puerto Rico, and Puerto Ricans don’t need visas to come north to work.
this-week-411  Around-the-web  Matt  puerto-rico  economic-development  jobs  workforce  skills-gap 
january 2018 by areadevelopment
Drugmakers in Storm-Battered Puerto Rico Must Now Ride Out Recovery - Bloomberg
Ruined infrastructure complicates efforts to restart factories
FDA says it’s monitoring potential shortages of some key drugs
biotech  pharmaceuticals  industry-clusters  puerto-rico  natural-disasters  taxes-incentives  Around-the-web  this-week-398 
october 2017 by areadevelopment
Here's how an obscure tax change sank Puerto Rico's economy - CNBC
Even before the storm brought Puerto Rico to a near standstill, the government there already struggled with an economy in shambles and a default on billions of dollars of public debt.
around-the-web  Matt  economic-development  site-selection  taxes-incentives  puerto-rico 
september 2017 by areadevelopment
UTC Aerospace Systems Establishes Operations Center In Puerto Rico - Area Development
UTC Aerospace Systems, a unit of United Technologies Corp., is expanding its presence in Santa Isabel, Puerto Rico, over the next three years with the establishment of an Operations and Supply Chain Business Services Center.
economic-development  site-selection  Aerospace  Matt  puerto-rico  supply-chain 
september 2016 by areadevelopment
Wal-Mart Sues Puerto Rico Over ‘Astonishing’ Tax Increases - Bloomberg Business
The Puerto Rico unit of Wal-Mart Stores Inc. sued the island’s government, seeking to overturn a new tax the retailer calls unfairly high.
this-week-333  Around-the-web  Matt  puerto-rico  taxes-incentives  walmart  retail 
december 2015 by areadevelopment
GE Opens Advanced Manufacturing Lab in Plainville, Connecticut, Plans Circuit Breaker COE In Puerto Rico - Area Development
GE’s Industrial Solutions business opened its new Advanced Manufacturing Lab in Plainville, Connecticut, with plans to open a Circuit Breaker Center of Excellence in Puerto Rico.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  GE  advanced-manufacturing  connecticut  new-england  puerto-rico 
november 2014 by areadevelopment
Dreyfous & Associates Invests $3 Million To Expand Puerto Rico, Operations Center - Area Development
Dreyfous & Associates, a local education and technology company, invested approximately $3 million to expand operations in Caguas, Puerto Rico in order to meet export demand for its main product: EduSystem. The company will create 66 new jobs over an 18-month period on the island commonwealth.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  puerto-rico  technology  high-tech  jobs  operations-center 
august 2014 by areadevelopment
Honeywell Aerospace To Establish Production Facility In Moca, Puerto Rico - Area Development
Honeywell Aerospace will establish an electromagnetic compatibility and environmental test laboratory in a 73,000 square-feet facility at Las Américas Technology Park in Moca, Puerto Rico, in the northwest region of the island Commonwealth.
economic-development  area-development-news  site-selection  aerospace  puerto-rico  technology-parks  incentives-taxes-grants-loans 
april 2014 by areadevelopment
Lufthansa Technik Establishes MRO Facility At Rafael Hernández International Airport in Aguadilla, Puerto Rico - Area Development
Lufthansa Technik and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico announced an agreement to create a new aviation maintenance, repair and overhaul facility at Rafael Hernández International Airport in Aguadilla, Puerto Rico, a former U.S. Air Force Base located on the northwest of the Island.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  puerto-rico  aerospace 
april 2014 by areadevelopment
Seaborne Airlines Relocates Corporate Headquarters To San Juan, Puerto Rico - Area Development Online
Seaborne Airlines reached agreement with the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico to relocate corporate headquarters from St. Croix in the U.S. Virgin Islands to San Juan, Puerto Rico.
economic-development  site-selection  matt  headquarters  puerto-rico  aerospace 
december 2013 by areadevelopment
Medtronics Invests $6 Million To Expand Two Puerto Rico Production Centers - Area Development Online
Medtronics plans to invest $6 million to expand its two operation centers on Puerto Rico, which will result in creation of 150 jobs during the next 36 months.
economic-development  site-selection-consultants  matt  puerto-rico  operations-center  jobs  medical-industry 
december 2013 by areadevelopment

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