|Puerto Rico's biggest creditors envision resolving key dispute this year|
Added: 09.08.2017 18:30 | 9 views | 0 comments
U.S. District Judge Laura Taylor Swain, presiding over Puerto Rico's massive bankruptcy, approved an agreement between the island's competing creditor classes on Wednesday aimed at moving forward with an effort to resolve claims on sales tax revenue.
|Doctors Are Fleeing Puerto Rico Amid Debt Crisis|
Added: 08.08.2017 21:41 | 7 views | 0 comments
Puerto Rico's financial crisis has set off an exodus of medical personnel, and the government, hospitals and nonprofits are offering incentives to try to keep or attract doctors to the island.
|Puerto Rico hit with 2 lawsuits challenging board's power|
Added: 07.08.2017 21:32 | 4 views | 0 comments
Puerto Rico has been hit with two lawsuits that for the first time challenge the constitutionality of a federal control board overseeing the island's finances and its power to start a bankruptcy-like court process for some of the U.S. territory's more than $70 billion public debt.
|Aurelius hedge fund seeks to toss Puerto Rico's bankruptcy filing|
Added: 07.08.2017 19:59 | 19 views | 0 comments
Puerto Rico's bankruptcy, aimed at restructuring $72 billion of debt, violates the U.S. Constitution and should be dismissed, the Aurelius Capital Management hedge fund said in a court filing on Monday.
|Puerto Rico oversight board orders furloughs, governor defiant|
Added: 05.08.2017 1:39 | 46 views | 0 comments
Puerto Rico's federally appointed financial oversight board said on Friday it will institute a two-day per month work furlough for government employees, but a defiant Governor Ricardo Rossello rejected the measure out of hand.
|Puerto Rico to furlough workers, proposes pension plan reform|
Added: 04.08.2017 20:59 | 39 views | 0 comments
Puerto Rico's federally appointed financial oversight board said on Friday it will institute a two-day per month work furlough for government employees, excluding frontline law enforcement personnel, in an effort to achieve $218 million in savings.
|Furloughs approved for 1st time in Puerto Rico's history|
Added: 04.08.2017 15:49 | 7 views | 0 comments
A federal control board overseeing Puerto Rico's crisis-wracked finances is imposing furloughs for the first time in the U.S. territory's history.
|Dallas Mavericks sign undrafted rookie Gian Clavell|
Added: 02.08.2017 1:36 | 7 views | 0 comments
DALLAS (AP) -- The Dallas Mavericks have signed free agent guard Gian Clavell, an undrafted rookie who has played for Puerto Rico's national team.
|Puerto Rico betting on medical marijuana to help ease crisis|
Added: 01.08.2017 16:42 | 5 views | 0 comments
Puerto Rico is joining more than two dozen U.S. states in pinning a little of its future on medical marijuana.