Daily Archives: May 20, 2020

Puerto Ricans blindly follow their corrupt government, according to Simon Black

House Cats or Human Beings? House Cats or Human Beings? Simon Black May 19, 2020 Bahia Beach, Puerto Rico One of the more flummoxing aspects about living in Puerto Rico is that the political leadership is never-ending parade of highly … Continue reading

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Corruption hits Puerto Rico amid Covid-19 crisis

Many say corruption is no surprise as corrupt people see any crisis as opportunity to exploit the millions or billions in recovery aid money floating around in Puerto Rico, to stuff their own pockets. https://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=54650&SEO=corruption-hits-puerto-rico-amid-covid-19-crisis Corruption hits Puerto Rico amid … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico to hold statehood referendum

https://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/puerto-rico-hold-statehood-referendum-amid-disillusion-70723188 Puerto Rico to hold statehood referendum By DÁNICA COTO Associated Press Saturday, May 16, 2020 4:41PM FILE – In this July 29, 2015 file photo, the Puerto Rican flag flies in front of Puerto Rico’s Capitol in San Juan. … Continue reading

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Covid-19 May Cost Puerto Rico $2 Billion in Taxes, Board Says

https://www.bnnbloomberg.ca/covid-19-may-cost-puerto-rico-2-billion-in-taxes-board-says-1.1436312 Covid-19 May Cost Puerto Rico $2 Billion in Taxes, Board Says Jim Wyss, Bloomberg News The Capitol Building is seen past walls in the Old City of San Juan, Puerto Rico. Photographer: Christopher Gregory , Bloomberg   (Bloomberg) — … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico is shovel-ready for the COVID-19 recovery

https://thehill.com/opinion/finance/497415-puerto-rico-is-shovel-ready-for-the-covid-19-recovery Puerto Rico is shovel-ready for the COVID-19 recovery By Jorge Heine and Kevin P. Gallagher, opinion contributors — 05/13/20 05:00 PM EDT 43 The views expressed by contributors are their own and not the view of The Hill © … Continue reading

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Independence supporters reject Puerto Rico’s annexation for statehood

https://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=55815&SEO=independence-supporters-reject-p.-ricos-annexation Independence supporters reject Puerto Rico’s annexation San Juan, May 18 (Prensa Latina) Puerto Ricans are not willing to give up their nationality, pro-independence Senator Juan Dalmau Ramirez said when confirming that they will take the No stance in the … Continue reading

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51st State? Puerto Rico’s Statehood Poll is Driven by Political & Financial Ambitions, Scholars Say

Article says Puerto Rico Governor Wanda Vázquez’s statehood push is political posturing, meant to retain power, to help her re-election chances, knowing full well that statehood won’t be approved since DC is against it no matter the voting outcome.   A … Continue reading

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Greenbriar Capital Corp Reaches Commercial Agreement with the Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority – To Install Largest Solar Energy Facility in the Carribean

No mention in the article where the solar facility will be located within Puerto Rico. https://www.dgap.de/dgap/News/?eqsNewsID=1966951 Nachricht vom 19.05.2020 | 22:08 Greenbriar Capital Corp Reaches Commercial Agreement with the Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority DGAP-News: Greenbriar Capital Corp. / Key … Continue reading

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