Enterprise Florida plans trade mission to Africa

Enterprise Florida Inc. is planning a fall export sales mission to Nairobi, Kenya and Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Manny Mencia, senior vice president of international trade and development for EFI, said the mission is intended to bolster relations bet.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 11th, 2018

Ireland trade mission results in more Tampa jobs

The Florida Chamber of Commerce got a bit more out of its trip to Ireland than an appreciation for the culture. Enterprise Florida announced during a trade mission to Ireland and the United Kingdom that four Irish companies committed to opening offices .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 11th, 2018

UK"s May to visit Africa to boost post-Brexit fortunes

British Prime Minister Theresa May is set to visit Africa on a trade mission aimed at boosting the U.K.'s post-Brexit fortunes......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsAug 27th, 2018

Israel’s First Moon Mission to Take Off Today From Florida

Israel's moon explorer was privately funded and cre.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortune6 hr. 55 min. ago

Volvo Cars raises $215 million in bond issue months after failed IPO

Sweden's Volvo Cars has raised some 2 billion Swedish crowns ($215 million) in a bond issue just five months after the Chinese-owned carmaker terminated plans for a stock market flotation, blaming trade tensions and a downturn in the sector......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 20th, 2019

Volvo Cars raises over $200 million from new euro bond

Sweden's Volvo Cars issued a bond worth 2 billion Swedish crowns ($214.65 million), it said on Wednesday, just five months after the Chinese-owned carmaker terminated plans to list itself blaming trade tensions and a downturn in automotive stocks......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 20th, 2019

NASA’s New Mission Will Help Explore Origins Of The Universe

Yesterday NASA held a media briefing which discussed the fate of the sleeping Opportunity rover on Mars. Now, moving forward, the space agency is conducting new plans for more space exploration. NASA’s new mission is going to f.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkFeb 14th, 2019

Fearing Trump’s China tariffs may never end, companies are changing plans

A new round of U.S.-China trade talks begin Thursday, but some businesses are moving operations, breaking global supply chains into regional networks and shelving planned investments......»»

Category: topSource: washpostFeb 13th, 2019

Mass powercuts in South Africa, sabotage denied

South Africa has suffered a third day of powercuts caused by major problems at the main energy supplier Eskom. The government has only recently announced plans to split the company up. Sam Holder reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersFeb 13th, 2019

Low-cost airline Spirit coming to CLT, starting with routes to 4 cities

Spirit Airlines disclosed plans Tuesday to begin flying at Charlotte Douglas International Airport this summer. The low-cost carrier will offer service to four cities beginning June 20. The airline is based near Fort Lauderdale, Florida, and is publicly.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 12th, 2019

U.S., China upbeat on trade talks, but South China Sea tensions weigh

U.S. and Chinese officials expressed hopes on Monday that a new round of talks would bring them closer to easing their seven-month trade war, but a U.S. Navy mission through the disputed South China Sea cast a shadow over the negotiations in Beijing......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 11th, 2019

China upbeat on U.S. trade talks, but South China Sea tensions weigh

China struck an upbeat note on Monday as trade talks resumed with the United States, but also expressed anger at a U.S. Navy mission through the disputed South China Sea, casting a shadow over the prospect for improved Beijing-Washington ties......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 11th, 2019

White House discussing possible trade summit with China at Mar-a-Lago: report

White House officials have discussed President Donald Trump's Florida club, Mar-a-Lago, as the possible site of a March summit with Chinese President Xi Jinping to resolve the ongoing trade war, Axios reported Sunday. White House sources told Axio.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 10th, 2019

WeWork picks South Africa for first African foray

U.S. shared workspace provider WeWork plans to launch in South African later this year, it said on Thursday, a move that would mark the first African expansion for the $47 billion New York-based company......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 7th, 2019

No plans yet for US, China presidents to meet on trade

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin says there are no plans yet for President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping to meet to finalize a trade deal. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 6th, 2019

The Home Depot to hire hundreds in Central Florida

The Home Depot plans to hire 325 people in the Central Florida area in the coming months. The company, which has more than 2,000 retail stores across North America, announced Tuesday that it will be adding to its 400,000 employees, hiring across .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 6th, 2019

Qisda readies plans to minimize trade war impact, says chairman

EMS provider Qisda is well prepared to cope with the adverse impact from the US-China trade war, according to company chairman and CEO Peter Chen......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesFeb 3rd, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Defying U.S., European powers set up company to trade with Iran

France, Britain and Germany, defying threats from Washington, are this week executing their plans to set up a special-payments company to secure some trade with Iran and blunt the impact of U.S. sanctions......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 29th, 2019

Build-your-own-bowl restaurant started by Outback Steakhouse"s founder to debut in Winter Park

A new Florida fast-casual restaurant is making good on its Central Florida expansion plans. West Palm Beach-based Bolay — started by Outback Steakhouse founder Tim Gannon and his son, Chris Gannon — on Feb. 15 will open a new 2,450-square-foot.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 25th, 2019

From the Editor-in-Chief: Honoring success key to our mission

In addition to our breaking news and enterprise coverage, sharing the stories of business leaders at the top of their game can inspire others to succeed......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 24th, 2019

No-deal Brexit would cost Ford up to $1 billion: source

Ford faces a bill of up to $1 billion if Britain leaves the European Union without a deal, comprising World Trade Organization tariffs and the impact of a weaker pound, a person familiar with the company's plans said on Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 24th, 2019