Monday, August 17, 2015

Puerto Rico's Governor Alejandro Garcia Padilla
Puerto Rico's governor, Alejandro Garcia Padilla.
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Puerto Rico defaulted on some of its debts this weekend after years of battling to stay current on its obligations, signalling the start of a long and contentious restructuring process for the US commonwealth’s $72bn debt pile.
The territory, which successfully scrambled to make a $169m payment on debts owed by the Government Development Bank on Friday, did not make a $58m payment on Public Finance Corporation bonds, according to Victor Suarez, chief of staff for Puerto Rico’s governor


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Genesis 41:52
 And the name of the second called he Ephraim: For God hath caused me to be fruitful in the land of my affliction.

Isaiah 11:13 The envy also of Ephraim shall depart, and the adversaries of Judah shall be cut off: Ephraim shall not envy Judah, and Judah shall not vex Ephraim.