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Austin could provide incentives for people riding public transportation

In an ongoing effort to get cars off Austin’s roads and highways, the city could soon offer more incentives to those who take public transit. Austin’s Transportation Department recently delivered a series of recommended pilot programs to the Mob.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 12th, 2019

Apple blasted by China’s state media for ‘unwise and reckless decision’ to allow apps that help Hong Kong protesters

Apple accused of offering a mobile app that “claims to provide transportation information for the convenience of the public,” but instead identifies police locations, the China paper says......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 9th, 2019

Apple accused of ‘unwise and reckless decision’ on tracking app by China’s People’s Daily

Apple accused of offering a mobile app that “claims to provide transportation information for the convenience of the public,” but instead identifies police locations, the China paper says......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 9th, 2019

What businesses need to know about Section 382 and other changes to net operating loss rules

It often surprises people that Amazon, arguably the most valuable public company in the world, likely paid no federal taxes last year. Some of that is the result of activities that fall under favorable tax incentives, such as those designed to encoura.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 1st, 2019

What businesses need to know about Section 382 and other changes to net operating loss rules

It often surprises people that Amazon, arguably the most valuable public company in the world, likely paid no federal taxes last year. Some of that is the result of activities that fall under favorable tax incentives, such as those designed to encoura.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 1st, 2019

28 Most Polluted Cities in the World

Living in one of the world’s biggest cities confers all kinds of benefits, including access to public transportation, entertainment, jobs, restaurants and more. But for many millions of people around........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJun 4th, 2019

Exclusive: U.S. set to grant tentative approval to American, Qantas venture - sources

The U.S. Transportation Department is expected to provide tentative approval to a bid by American Airlines Group Inc and Qantas Airways Ltd to operate a joint venture, two people briefed on the matter said on Sunday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 2nd, 2019

10 European Cities with Best Public Transportation

Riding the city bus or metro doesn’t have to be a nightmare, and European cities with best public transportation prove that. Although r.....»»

Category: topSource: insidermonkeyApr 20th, 2018

Duolingo founder talks about mission, reach as "disruptor"

There are more people learning a language on Duolingo in the U.S. than there are in the U.S. public school system, the company's founder told CNBC Wednesday. "Our mission is to really provide free language education," Von Ahn told CNBC as a part of.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 23rd, 2018

Crew SC"s Austin stadium plan criticized for lack of public transportation investment

The 25-page term sheet released last week said the city and PSV would work together to develop a transportation and parking plan, including a traffic impact analysis, and explore how to pay for building a new MetroRail station next to the site......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 2nd, 2018

How Disneyland used its ‘magic’ to persuade people to spend more money

Disney has influenced everything from shopping malls to public transportation......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 20th, 2018

Lots of driverless buses with dedicated lanes: How Capital Metro sees Austin"s public transit future

The gears are in motion for an overhauled regional transportation network featuring driverless vehicles and light rail in the years and decades ahead. The head of the Capital Metropolitan Transportation Authority presented new details this week ab.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 3rd, 2018

Researcher: ‘Selfie deaths have become a major public health problem’

More than 250 people died in the last six years while taking selfies, with many deaths coming when the individual tried to capture their visage near water or transportation, according to a study published earlier this year......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 4th, 2018

Franklinton social enterprise call center – creating jobs and public parking – poised for Columbus tax incentives

A Franklinton social enterprise call center could get $1.55 million in Columbus tax incentives toward renovating an emptying medical office building and creating more than 125 jobs for people to work their way out of poverty. The $12.4 million pr.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 19th, 2018

AOC, Jameela Jamil, and other prominent women rallied around Meghan Markle after she shared her struggles with public scrutiny

ITV News Meghan Markle appeared to hold back tears in an interview with ITV's Tom Bradby for an upcoming documentary while discussing the scrutiny that fame brings. "Not many people hav.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider3 hr. 58 min. ago

Ameren plans $11M vehicle charging station program in Missouri

Ameren Missouri is bringing more electric vehicle charging stations to Missouri as part of an $11 million plan approved by the Public Service Commission Thursday. In addition, business owners will be able to apply for incentives to offset construct.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals12 hr. 58 min. ago

The Wall Street Journal: Saudi Aramco will delay IPO until at least December

Saudi Aramco has postponed the launch of what is expected to be the world’s largest initial public offering, according to people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 17th, 2019

Blink marks region’s largest-ever event

The 2019 Blink light, art and culture celebration brought the largest-ever crowd to a single event in Greater Cincinnati’s history. Public safety and event consultants estimate that between 1.25 million and 1.5 million people made their way through .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 16th, 2019

FreightWaves NOW: Wet Weather In The East And Possible Economic Volatility Ahead

On today's FreightWaves NOW, Nick Austin brings today's weather update, Kyle Cunningham talks national freight volumes, and Seth Holm delivers the news surrounding the economic conditions in the transportation sector. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaOct 16th, 2019

Access to transit boosts Phoenix residential, office values, report says

Access to mass transit improved residential sales value in seven major American cities and increased office sales value in five, including Phoenix, according to a study by the American Public Transportation Association and the National Association of.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 14th, 2019

Rose secures financial incentive package for Yonkers development

Yonkers Industrial Development Agency (IDA) has approved financial incentives for a development that will transform an industrial property into a new waterfront residential neighborhood with public access to the Hudson River. The board voted final .....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyOct 10th, 2019