Puerto Rico to get new venue
- Corujo leaves behind healthy tourism industry. Guadalupe-Fajardo, Evelyn // Caribbean Business;11/30/2000, Vol. 28 Issue 47, p4
Reports on the achievements of Jose Corujo as executive director of Puerto Rico Tourism Co. Advertising and promotional campaigns; Privatization of casino slot machines; Construction of new hotels.
- Jose Corujo appointed executive director of the Tourism Co. E.G.F. // Caribbean Business;8/12/1999, Vol. 27 Issue 31, p21
Highlights the appointment of accountant Jose Corujo as executive director of Puerto Rico Tourism Co. Other candidates considered for the position; Corujo's contributions to the company; Vacating of position of director at the company's finance department.
- Tourism Co. and Empresas Fonalledas reach agreement on convention center. Guadalupe-Fajardo, Evelyn // Caribbean Business;10/3/2002, Vol. 30 Issue 40, p4
Reports the agreement between the Puerto Rico Tourism Co. and Empresas Fonalledas Inc. that will permit the government to resume work on the convention center in Isla Grande. Local court injunction; Terms of the deal; Site plan resolution.
- New convention center in works. Neggers, Xavira // Caribbean Business;4/7/1994, Vol. 22 Issue 14, p7
Reports on the plan to start the feasibility studies for the construction of a convention center in Puerto Rico by the San Juan Convention Bureau and the Puerto Rico Tourism Company. Possible sites for the center; Reasons for the center's construction; Time frame for the studies.
- Isla Grande District has new name. Guadalupe-Fajardo, Evelyn // Caribbean Business;8/19/1999, Vol. 27 Issue 32, p13
Reports that the Puerto Rico Trade and Convention Center District has been renamed to the Puerto Rico Convention Center at the Americas World Trade District by the Puerto Rico Tourism Co. Key elements behind the logo for the district; Rationale behind the name change; Permits applied for.
- Best Western San Juan Airport Hotel to open casino Dec. 15. Blessing, Gabriel Parra // Caribbean Business;11/9/2006, Vol. 34 Issue 44, p6
The article announces the casino license for the Best Western San Juan Airport Hotel approved by the Puerto Rico Tourism Co.'s (PRTC) Gambling Division. It could be noted that the 4,700 square feet casino will be opened on December 15, 2006 with 180 slot machines and five gaming tables....
- Condado Trio back on the block. Chevako, Terry // Caribbean Business;4/27/1995, Vol. 23 Issue 17, p4
Reports on the efforts of Puerto Rico Tourism Co. and Government Development Bank to give equal considerations to bids for the Condado Beach Trio Resort, Casino & Convention Center. Factor for the difficulty in selling the properties; Puerto Rico government's search for a group that can offer a...
- Puerto Rico Builds for the Future. Rogers, Mark // Travel Agent;5/16/2005, Vol. 321 Issue 3, p16
This article focuses on the current worth of Puerto Rico from the travel industry perspectives, with providing information about recent initiatives taken in the country for tourism development. According to the author, in 2005, generous cruise incentives, fresh marketing initiatives from Puerto...
- briefs. Blessing, Gabriel Parra // Caribbean Business;1/25/2007, Vol. 35 Issue 3, p38
The article offers news briefs related to tourism in Puerto Rico in 2007. The Facilities Media Group company has presented the Prime Site Award of Excellence to the Puerto Rico Convention Center. an online reservation system offering a one-stop location for booking travel on the island was...