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2012-10-18 11:24:31

MIAMI, Oct. 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- America TeVe, WFUN, an independent Spanish language television station, has received 30 nominations for the 36(th) annual Suncoast Emmy Awards, making it the most-nominated television station in the region. The Suncoast Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences released the list on Tuesday, October 16th, with the names of the broadcasters nominated for the awards to be presented at a ceremony scheduled for Saturday, December 1st....

2012-10-16 15:22:57

NEW YORK, Oct. 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Society of Thermalism and Climatology (ASTC) proclaims 2013 as the "International Year of Thermalism" and invites all hot springs centers, tour operators, professionals of the sector, travel agencies, thermal bath centers, spas and others interested in the sector to take part. The principal objective of the fair is to convert the United States into an international power for thermalism, thalassotherapy and medical climatology, as well as to...

2012-10-03 10:10:20

Despite a shared Latino heritage, there are significant differences in the overall health and the use of health-care services among Cuban-Americans, Mexican-Americans and Puerto Rican-Americans – even between men and women in the same subgroup – according to two recently published studies by Florida State University researchers. The authors, led by College of Social Work Professor and Associate Dean Amy L. Ai, evaluated the physical and behavioral health, as well as the health...

2012-10-02 02:29:50

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Oct. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Triple-S Management Corporation (NYSE: GTS) today announced that it plans to release financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2012, before the market opens on October 31, 2012. Ramon M. Ruiz-Comas, President and Chief Executive Officer, will host a conference call to discuss these results at 9:30 a.m. Eastern Time. To participate on the call, please dial 877-941-0844 or 480-629-9835 at least 5 minutes before start...

2012-10-02 02:22:47

ONTARIO, Canada, Oct. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Canadian Solar Inc. (the "Company" or "Canadian Solar") (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world's largest solar companies, today announced the delivery 26 MW of its high quality and high-performing CS6P-P solar power modules to EPC Contractor TSK Solar for the "San Fermin" solar power plant installation in Puerto Rico, co-developed by firms Uriel Renewables inc. and Coqui Power LLC. The solar power plant is located in the North Eastern town of Loiza, a...

2012-10-01 06:26:01

CLEVELAND, Oct. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 20,000 RxAlly member pharmacies, including independent pharmacies, regional chains, and Walgreens, will begin accepting a new federally-qualified Medicare Prescription Drug Plan (PDP), SmartD Rx, on January 1, 2013. SmartD Rx was developed with the input of pharmacists by Smart Insurance Company of Cleveland, Ohio. Offered to beneficiaries for the first time this fall during Medicare's open enrollment period, SmartD Rx is available through a...

2012-09-29 23:01:11

A cluster of health science companies are manufacturing sophisticated products in Puerto Rico. (PRWEB) September 28, 2012 The pharmaceutical, biotech and medical device industries continue to invest in manufacturing in Puerto Rico largely because of its experienced and knowledgeable workforce, said site selection consultant Dean Barber. In his latest blog after touring manufacturing plants in Puerto Rico last week, Barber concluded that while there are distinct cost advantages and tax...

2012-09-27 06:25:17

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Sept. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- GFR Media, the leading communications media company in Puerto Rico and publisher of the highest circulation Hispanic newspaper in the U.S., El Nuevo Dia, today announced the launch of Indice - an innovative, free multimedia platform - to debut in October. Indice, led by a highly experienced editorial and sales staff, will combine a lively print product, social media connections, a branded website, as well as targeted distribution,...

2012-09-25 22:20:33

LAS VEGAS, Sept. 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Green Energy Renewable Solutions, Inc. ("Green Energy") (OTCQB: EWRL), a developer and operator of municipal solid waste processing and recycling facilities announced today that its project with Landfill Solutions, LLC of Puerto Rico, announced in August, has moved forward with the formation of the joint venture corporation, Yabucoa Recycling Company, Inc. Yabucoa Recycling Corporation is owned on a 50/50 basis by Green Energy and Landfill...

2012-09-19 23:01:12

Online Insurance Marketplace now offers infant life insurance in Puerto Rico. San Juan, Puerto Rico (PRWEB) September 19, 2012 Individuals that live in Puerto Rico and are interested in purchasing infant life insurance can get multiple free quotes from Online Insurance Marketplace. Livestrong.com states that: "Buying life insurance for children can be a good investment. Purchasing life insurance at a young age will ensure your children are covered in case they experience serious illness or...


Latest Puerto Rico Reference Libraries

El Yunque National Forest
2013-12-24 11:12:40

The El Yunque National Forest, previously known as the Luquillo National Forest and the Caribbean National Forest, is a forest that is located in northeastern Puerto Rico. It’s the only tropical rain forest in the United States National Forest System. The forest is commonly referred to as El Yunque, which might be attributed to either a Spanish approximation of the aboriginal Taino word yu-ke which means “white lands”, or the word “anvil” which is yunque in Spanish. The second...

2012-06-14 07:39:44

Symbol: VOTE Group: Dicot Family: Gentianaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: PR    N Synonyms:   LEPO2 Leiphaimos portoricensis Britton Distribution: VoyriatenellaHook. distribution:USA+(PR) Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants...

2012-06-14 07:56:47

Symbol: VEBO2 Group: Dicot Family: Asteraceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Shrub Vine Native Status: PR    N Distribution: VernoniaborinquensisUrb. distribution:USA+(PR) Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class   Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons...

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2012-06-14 08:56:57

Symbol: TEBI2 Group: Dicot Family: Melastomataceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Tree Native Status: PR    N Synonyms:   MEBI2 Menendezia biflora (Cogn.) Britton Distribution: Tetrazygiabiflora(Cogn.) Urb. distribution:USA+(PR) Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta –...

2012-06-14 09:35:42

Symbol: SPPO9 Group: Moss Family: Sphagnaceae Growth Habit: Nonvascular Native Status: NA    N Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Division   Bryophyta – Mosses Subdivision   Musci Class   Sphagnopsida – Peat mosses Subclass   Sphagnidae Order   Sphagnales Family   Sphagnaceae Genus   Sphagnum L. – sphagnum Species   Sphagnum portoricense Hampe...

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