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VIDEO: Tobacco and Housing Bonds May Avoid Puerto Rico Pain: Mysak

discusses public pensions boosted from equity markets, and Puerto Rico: tobacco and housing bonds may avoid restructuring.
Bloomberg News
added Aug 11, 2017 18:10
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Puerto Rico makes it a crime to smoke in cars with minors

The island's Health Department said Sunday that violators will face a $250 penalty. Officials said 10 percent of money collected from those fines will go to the pediatric center at Puerto Rico's largest public hospital. The island banned smoking in all
AP - Associated Press
added Aug 7, 2017 19:19
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[Caribbean] AUDIO: Don Collins Cigars And The History Of Tobacco In Puerto Rico

Wednesday on The Chad Hasty Show guest host Steve Evans was joined by premium cigar maker Don Collins from the Puerto Rico Tobacco Corporation, to talk about tobacco, cigars and cigar manufacturing.
KFYO News/Talk 790
added Dec 29, 2016 00:36
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[Puerto Rico] CORRESPONDENCE Kool Customer | by Hunter S. Thompson

There are god knows how many cigarette machines in San Juan, and in only three of them can I find king-size Kools. This is working a tremendous hardship on me, and I’m writing you in hopes that you’ll do something about it. I’m quite willing to do my p
The Paris Review
added Jul 21, 2016 16:01
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Moody's downgrades Puerto Rico's Children's Trust Tobacco Settlement Bonds, Series 2002

The rating action reflects the uncertainty surrounding future actions of the Puerto Rican government with respect to payments due on the bonds in this transaction.
Moody's Investors Service
added May 12, 2016 03:48
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Puerto Rico's economic crisis: How it happened, what's next

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AP - Associated Press
added May 9, 2016 16:49
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Puerto Rico Tobacco Bonds Cut to Junk by S&P on Debt Moratorium

Puerto Rico tobacco bonds issued by Children’s Trust were cut to junk by Standard & Poor’s because of the agency’s inclusion in the island’s debt moratorium law. Securities maturing in 2033 and 2039 had their ratings cut three and two steps, respectively
Bloomberg News
added Apr 26, 2016 16:15
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Puerto Rico Sets Sights on Tobacco Bonds in Long-Shot Money Grab

As Puerto Rico tries to cut its $70 billion of debt, investors are learning nothing is off-limits, with even constitutionally guaranteed general obligations staring down losses. While Governor Alejandro Garcia Padilla has yet to halt any payments -- and
Bloomberg News
added Apr 20, 2016 15:03
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[Puerto Rico, USA] Form 8-K CURRENT REPORT

On May 26, 2015, RAI entered into Amendment No. 1 to Asset Purchase Agreement with Imperial Sub and, for certain limited purposes, Imperial, for purposes of, among other things: clarifying certain defined terms and closing conditions of the Merger; and a
Reynolds American (RAI)
added May 28, 2015 18:49
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[Puerto Rico] CDC’s National Study on Latino Health Points to Tobacco Smoke as a Major Concern for Puerto Ricans

For those concerned about exposure to environmental tobacco smoke in their home or place of business, Zimmetry Environmental provides air testing and consulting services to identify exposure risks. These services are available across Puerto Rico and the
WebWire
added May 27, 2015 02:16
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