Casinos Among The Hardest-Hit Businesses During Economic Downturns

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Category: blogSource: benzingaJan 12th, 2019

The rent is not always too damn high

No one said retail was easy. “Creative destruction,” a term coined by economist Joseph Schumpeter, refers to the disruptive nature of economic innovation. Consider businesses relegated to the dustbin... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMar 19th, 2019

Northern Ireland firms warn of economic, social risks from no-deal Brexit

Northern Ireland businesses urged British lawmakers on Sunday to seek a compromise over the country's departure from the European Union and avoid the economic and social risks the province faces in crashing out of the bloc without a deal......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 9th, 2019

New CIDs accelerate metro Atlanta economic development

The success of Community Improvement Districts (CIDs) in Georgia has recently lead more districts to initiate these public-private partnerships, which enable businesses to expedite infrastructure and other improvements to their areas......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 8th, 2019

Economic Preview: All the bad news on the economy can’t overshadow where the real strength lies

Forget a seemingly miserable December for the U.S. economy or the dreary start in 2019: What really matters is whether businesses are still hiring — and they are......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 2nd, 2019

Economic Report: Manufacturers grow at slowest pace since Trump’s election, ISM finds

American manufacturers grew their businesses in February at the slowest pace since the election of President Donald Trump in November 2016, offering more proof the U.S. economy has gotten off to a slow start this year......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 1st, 2019

Where is economic growth booming? A list of the top county in every state.

As local industries report growing output, revenue of small businesses increases, which in turn can spur.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayFeb 22nd, 2019

City Council defers plastic bag ban

The Albuquerque City Council deferred its vote Wednesday night on curbing single-use plastics from its local businesses. The City Council moved the ordinance 60 days down the line to do a thorough economic impact analysis and continue discussions wi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 21st, 2019

HSBC warns on China, Britain slowdown as 2018 profit disappoints

HSBC Holdings turned in a disappointing annual profit as higher costs and a stocks rout chipped away at its trading businesses, while warning that an economic slowdown in China and Britain would throw up further hurdles this year......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 19th, 2019

​Trump’s trade war leaves American whiskey on the rocks

The American spirits industry has joined the growing chorus of businesses and trade groups trying to get Trump to remove tariffs on Chinese goods and foreign metals by showcasing the economic pain that the trade war has inflicted......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 13th, 2019

Economic Report: U.S. service-oriented businesses grow in January at slowest pace in six months, ISM finds


Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 5th, 2019

Are you the gambling type? Sports betting bill in works at Arizona Legislature

A bill introduced at the Arizona State Capitol would allow sports betting at tribal casinos across the state, but also inside bars, clubs and a number of other businesses, including horse tracks and professional sports stadiums......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 2nd, 2019

Looting deals Zimbabwe"s businesses another blow

Shops in Zimbabwe have been hit by looting during violent economic protests. The country is suffering from a major fuel and cash shortage. Sam Holder reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJan 25th, 2019

Houston"s key issues during 2019 Tx Lege: Corporate incentives, public education and flood resiliency

One of the top priorities for businesses during this session appears to be preserving Chapter 312, an economic development law that lures development through tax abatements......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 23rd, 2019

EU veto of Alstom-Siemens rail tie-up would be "economic error" - France

The European Commission would make an "economic error and political mistake" if it were to block the merger of Alstom's and Siemens' rail businesses, said French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire, shortly before meeting the EU's competition chief......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 21st, 2019

When Oregon businesses get involved, no child is left behind and the state prospers

Oregon’s economy has been on a long, remarkable run. According to the state’s Office of Economic Analysis, Oregon median incomes are at a historic high — reaching levels we haven’t seen since the 1980s. More Oregonians are employed full time, a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 21st, 2019

Former Fed Leaders, Economists Rally Around Carbon Tax

An all-star roster of former Federal Reserve leaders and White House economic advisers are signing on to a new statement in support of a carbon tax on businesses that sends the revenue to U.S. citizens......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJan 17th, 2019

Fed Survey Shows More Businesses Are ‘Less Optimistic’ About Economic Outlook

Business owners a.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJan 16th, 2019

The 7 questions swirling around PG&E’s pending bankruptcy

PG&E’s plan to seek bankruptcy protection later this month raises a multitude of questions, given the utility’s prominence in the daily lives of Northern Californian residents and businesses, its economic significance, its active support of nonp.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 14th, 2019

Maryland businesses, governor need to go on "offensive" to tackle high taxes, economist says

"There's an economic contingent of Marylanders who think business is the enemy," said economist Anirban Basu......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 11th, 2019

Miami Bayside Foundation selected to administer Florida"s Black Business Loan Program

The Miami Bayside Foundation launched its development partnership with the State of Florida's Department of Economic Opportunity on Jan. 1 to administer the Black Business Loan Program, a resource for African-American-owned businesses in the region se.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 10th, 2019