This US city named "doo-doo capital" because of rising waste complaints

San Francisco has become a literal dumping ground, According to one real estate search site. Veuer's Mercer Morrison has the story......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 11th, 2018

NM program receives top 25 innovation award from Harvard center

A New Mexico credit union has gotten the attention of the Ivy League. Nusenda Credit Union's Co-op Capital program, a partnership made up of Nusenda, City Alive and the city of Albuquerque, was named a top 25 Innovation in American Government by Harvar.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 1st, 2018

Honolulu named top 10 city for "worktirement"

Honolulu might be an expensive place to retire, but for seniors looking to work during their retirement, the city could be a good option. A recent study by SmartAsset ranked Hawaii's state capital in seventh place on its list of top 10 cities for.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 12th, 2018

Inside the eerily quiet streets of Kazakhstan"s 20-year-old capital city, where futuristic skyscrapers tower over the grasslands of a former prison camp

Tomer Ifrah Astana was named the capital of Kazakhstan in 1997, and has undergone a massive transformation since then. Th.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 16th, 2018

China"s "Las Vegas" is leaving billionaires behind in favor of the rising middle class — see inside the $3.4 billion mega-casino leading the charge

MGM Cotai The gambling capital of the world is Macau, an autonomous region in China, with gaming revenues more than three times that of Las Vegas. The city made its name catering to high-spending VIPs f.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 21st, 2018

De Blasio appoints czar for lead-poisoning prevention

Mayor Bill de Blasio today named Sanitation Commissioner Kathryn Garcia the city's senior adviser for lead prevention.Garcia, who will continue to run the Sanitation Department, will oversee all of... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkOct 19th, 2018

Executive Pursuits: At Boston"s The Record Co., incubating the city"s music talent

The Record Co. finds itself at capacity, turning away music makers every day, and is embarking on an ambitious capital campaign to expand its facility and programming......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 19th, 2018

Arizona cancelled a vaccine education program after complaints from anti-vaxx parents

Komsan Loonprom/Shutterstock Arizona cancelled an education program about vaccines that was created in response to a rising number o.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 18th, 2018

Macau casino operator Studio City prices IPO at high end of range

Studio City International Holdings , a Macau-based casino being spun out of Melco Resorts, priced its initial public offering at $12.50 per ADS late Wednesday, according to Renaissance Capital, a pro.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 18th, 2018

Netflix price target lowered at Imperial

Analysts at Imperial Capital cut their price target for Netflix Inc. to $464 from $494 on Thursday, citing rising interest rates that would result in future cash flows being disc.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 18th, 2018

Why a City in China Wants to Launch an Artificial Moon Into Space

A new way to light up the night sky? A Chinese city has hatched a plan to launch an artificial moon into space within the next two years, according to a new report. Chengdu, the capital of the Sichuan province, has proposed a .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 17th, 2018

Trump complains about rising rates, says Fed "my biggest threat"

President Trump reiterated his complaints that the Federal Reserve is raising short-term interest rates too fast, calling the U.S. central bank “my biggest threat.”.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 16th, 2018

Trump Complains About Rising Interest Rates, Calling the Fed "My Biggest Threat"

President Trump reiterated his complaints that the Federal Reserve is raising short-term interest rates too fast, calling the U.S. central bank “my biggest threat.”.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjOct 16th, 2018

Poopocalypse - San Francisco Is Now "Doo-Doo Capital" Of USA

RealtyHop, a website dedicated to helping millennials find smart home investments, released a new report on their blog which looked at poop complaints data of metropolitan cities across American and discovered that San Francisco received ten ti.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 12th, 2018

Are rising interest rates beginning to hurt housing market?

Real estate broker Ryan Serhant on the impact of rising interest rates on the housing market and increased construction in New York City......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 12th, 2018

CMX Cinemas names new CEO

Jose Leonardo Marti has been named the new CEO of Miami-based CMX Cinemas. CMX Cinemas is a subsidiary of Mexico-based Cinemex. It opened its first U.S. site at Brickell City Center in April 2017. A year ago, it acquired Cobb Theatres, which pre.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 12th, 2018

A tech boom in Pittsburgh brings hope and angst

The city of Pittsburgh, the one-time steel capital that's long been a symbol of Rust-Belt decline, is emerging as a vibrant hub for artificial intelligence, robotics and biomedical companies eager to tap a rich talent pool......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 12th, 2018

City of St. Pete appoints leaders, refocuses program for real estate development and business retention

The city of St. Petersburg has created the Department of Economic and Workforce Development and named two executives to lead the charge. Sophia Sorolis was named director and Rick Smith named manager of the department, and they will report to Alan DeL.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 11th, 2018

Parking fines rising for companies in controversial incentive program

It's going to cost more to break the parking rules on city streets—but not so much more that large fleets from Fedex and UPS will go to court over their tickets. That's the hope of the Department of... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkOct 10th, 2018

Ooh, Can You Smell That Smell? Karachi In Uproar Over Fishy Smell

If you live in Karachi, you’ve probably noticed the stomach-turning stench that’s been permeating the air for the last day or so. The fishy smell is so prevalent across the city that it has sparked a plethora of complaints and […] The p.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkOct 10th, 2018

7 things to know today and Orlando named a top foodie-friendly city

Good morning, Orlando! We like our food, we really do. But even so, the foodie lifestyle can be quite expensive, considering that restaurant prices rose 2.8% just between July 2017 and July 2018. And in 2015, Americans spent more money at food.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 10th, 2018