Casinos Among The Hardest-Hit Businesses During Economic Downturns

When times are good in .....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJan 12th, 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

Economic Report: U.S. manufacturers expand at slowest pace in 15 months as business confidence wanes, IHS Markit finds

A survey of American manufacturers showed the slowest growth in December in 15 months, reflecting a dip in confidence among executives about how their businesses will perform in the new year......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 2nd, 2019

Economic Report: Businesses wary as PMI readings fall to multiyear lows across the globe

If retail sales are anything to go by (and they should be), U.S. consumers feel pretty confident and are happily spending away. Businesses, by contrast, are not.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 14th, 2018

Economic Report: Businesses wary as PMI readings fall to multi-year lows across the globe

If retail sales are anything to go by (and they should be), U.S. consumers feel pretty confident and are happily spending away. Businesses, by contrast, are not.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 14th, 2018

Global Recession Alarms Aren"t Ringing, Despite Market Mayhem

Investors are growing anxious about the prospect of recession in developed countries, but many economic trends don’t fit with patterns that presaged previous downturns......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjDec 10th, 2018

"Economic Catastrophe": Yellow Vest Protests Cripple French Businesses; Foreign Minister Slams Trump

The Yellow Vest protests which have grip.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 9th, 2018

Why Jacksonville"s small businesses are betting on today

According to the Small Business Economic Impact Study from American Express, two-thirds of every dollar spent at a small business stays in the local community. And more than half of Florida's accommodation and food service workers are employed by s.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 24th, 2018

The List: Economic developers grapple with incentives requests, Arizona"s education reputation while wooing companies

Attracting companies to Arizona takes more than just good weather and lower cost of living. In a competitive landscape, economic development executives deal with many types of questions from businesses considering a relocation......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 24th, 2018

Microsoft Taiwan starts accelerator via cooperation with MOEA

Microsoft Taiwan has announced the start of an accelerator to incubate local startup businesses through cooperation with the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA)......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesNov 20th, 2018

Business of the Year spotlight: Downtown Dayton Partnership (Not-For-Profit)

Downtown Dayton is becoming one of the most active areas for economic development in the region, and a local non-profit group has played a role in its success. The Downtown Dayton Partnership works with property owners, businesses and residents to .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 19th, 2018

Increased Personal Savings: Good Or Bad For The Larger Economy?

During economic recessions and downturns, people tend to spend less and save more. The thinking is that a larger personal savings account provides ins.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkNov 13th, 2018

Florida"s agriculture industry takes big hit in hurricane

Florida’s agriculture industry suffered nearly $1.49 billion in damages from Hurricane Michael, with timber growers the hardest hit, the state Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services said Friday. The department estimated the economic lo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 12th, 2018

Economic Report: Wholesale inflation surges in October at fastest pace in six years, PPI shows

Wholesale inflation in the U.S. posted the biggest increase in October in six years, driven by higher gas prices and rising costs for some goods such as machinery and equipment critical for businesses......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 9th, 2018

Kudlow calls federal minimum wage a terrible idea

A federal minimum wage is a terrible idea that hurts small businesses, White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 1st, 2018