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Ray Watts on the current state of Birmingham"s economic engine

President Ray Watts gave a statement on Wednesday detailing the past year for UAB......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 13th, 2017

Slow Growth for State Personal Income Persists in 2017

The current economic expansion, one of the nation’s longest, has increased personal income in all states above pre-recession levels, according to a recent report from Pew Charitable Trusts. However,........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstAug 17th, 2017

Innovative companies honored for contributions to Alabama"s economy

Companies and innovators that strengthen Alabama's economy, generate jobs and develop new ideas are being recognized by a state economic engine. The Economic Development Partnership of Alabama has announced the winners of the " imerge" EDPA 2017 In.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 25th, 2017

California loses 1,400 jobs as the state"s economy shows signs of slowing

California’s economic engine quieted in Jun.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesJul 21st, 2017

Jobs reports cut from NY state economic development program

Gov. Andrew Cuomo's main economic development engine for New York no longer has a provision that requires participating businesses to report how many jobs they've created. Newsday reports that the... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkApr 14th, 2017

Don"t fear the new year: Learn what it holds at our Jan. 12 Economic Outlook

Understatement of the year: There's a little political uncertainty out there. And economic uncertainty. Here in New Mexico, the state's facing a $69 million budget deficit for the current year. We all know what that means for businesses that need to mak.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 20th, 2016

Botswana"s central bank keeps lending rate unchanged at 5.5 percent

GABORONE (Reuters) - Botswana's central bank left its benchmark lending rate at 5.5 percent on Tuesday, saying the outlook for price stability remained positive. "The current state of the economy and both the domestic and external economic outlook, includ.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooDec 13th, 2016

The Equation That Explains It All

Authored by Mark St.Cyr, If you were just woken from some form of suspended animation from let’s say 2010 (ancient economic history in today’s terms) then informed of the current state of global political affairs and upheavals, U.S. employment.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 6th, 2016

Botswana"s central bank leaves lending rate at 5.5 percent

GABORONE (Reuters) - Botswana's central bank left its benchmark lending rate at 5.5 percent, the regulator said on Monday. "The current state of the economy and both the domestic and external economic outlook... suggest that the prevailing monetary policy.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooOct 17th, 2016

Farm slowdown pushes Iowa tax revenue $49.3 million lower

State budget experts on Thursday lowered Iowa's revenue projections for the current fiscal year, citing a slowdown in agricultural income and economic uncertainty due to the divisive presidential race, interest rates and international trade......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 13th, 2016

Gov. Deal names Chris Carr attorney general

State Economic Development Commissioner Chris Carr will become Georgia’s 48th attorney general effective Nov. 1, Gov. Nathan Deal announced Wednesday. Deal named Carr to the state’s top legal post about an hour after the job became open when current .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 12th, 2016

Is the 10-Year Treasury Signaling a Recession?

The bond should be yielding above 3% at this point in the economic cycle, says one analyst—not its current 2.3%......»»

Category: topSource: barrons11 hr. 26 min. ago

How Morehead Memorial"s sale affects Rockingham County

The Triad Business Journal hosted its “The State of Rockingham,” panel in Reidsville on Friday. The topics discussed ranged from the future of Morehead Memorial to health care access concerns to economic development strategies......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 20th, 2017

Teams formed for Women"s Fund "2Gen" initiative

Leaders in three metro area counties are teaming up in a new and unique collaborative effort to address economic inequalities throughout the region. The Women's Fund of Greater Birmingham has selected three teams for its Collaboration Institute 3.0,.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 19th, 2017

Sweeping Westside proposal pitched for Amazon"s HQ2

It's unclear if state officials will include the idea in their response to Amazon's RFP. State economic development teams may pitch nearly 10 sites around metro Atlanta......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 19th, 2017

The Current State Of U.S. Credit Valuations

The Current State Of U.S. Credit Valuations.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaOct 18th, 2017

Rex Tillerson Says U.S. Is India"s Best Partner for the Future

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will travel to India next week to press his view that the U.S.—not China—represents the South Asia economic giant’s most reliable partner for the future......»»

Category: topSource: wsjOct 18th, 2017

China"s Xi Approaches a New Term With a Souring Taste for Markets

As a Communist Party congress opens, the pro-market talk from President Xi Jinping’s first term has faded as China’s priorities turn to economic intervention and supporting state companies......»»

Category: topSource: wsjOct 16th, 2017

Foxconn contract nearly complete, WEDC board members say

A tentative contract between Foxconn Technology Group and the state of Wisconsin’s economic development agency is expected to be discussed in closed session during the agency’s board meeting scheduled for Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 16th, 2017

Walt Disney World to welcome dogs at select hotels

Orlando's main economic engine, its $60 billion tourism industry, last year drew a record 68 million people to the region. Walt Disney World is preparing to welcome four-legged friends to its hotels. The theme park company announced four of its h.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 16th, 2017

Economic Report: Empire State index jumps to three-year high in October

The New York Fed reported that its Empire State manufacturing index climbed to a three-year high of 30.2 in October from 24.4 in September, topping the Econoday-compiled consensus of 20. Any reading over zero indicates improving conditions......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 16th, 2017