TITLE

Puerto Rico Senate Approves Oil Tax Hike

AUTHOR(S)
Slavin, Robert
PUB. DATE
December 2014
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;12/5/2014, Issue 34222, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Puerto Rico's Senate approved tax hikes on imported oil Wednesday evening, taking Puerto Rico another step towards issuing a $2.9 billion bond.
ACCESSION #
99814146

 

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