Meet the woman connecting Oregon cannabis cos. with capital and possible exits

Mary Lou Burton's gone from planning weddings to helping businesses in need find each other......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 14th, 2019

Highlights of the day: 5G boom

Commercialization of 5G services is expected to accelerate in 2020, with TSMC planning to expand its 2019 capex to meet robust growth in 5G chip demand. And 5G smartphone shipments .....»»

Category: topSource: digitimesJul 31st, 2019

Startup planning nuclear plants passes milestone

NuScale Power, the Oregon nuclear startup with big ambitions for small reactors, is reporting progress on the long road to regulatory clearance. The Nuclear Regulatory Commission has signed off on Phases 2 and 3 of a six-phase design review that be.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 23rd, 2019

“Baby Chasers” Moving To Be Near Their Grandchildren

Meet the “Baby Chasers:” New Meyers Index Shows 25% of Baby Boomers Moving to Be Near their Grandchildren Meyers Research has just released a report showing that 25% of Baby Boomers are planning to retire near.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJul 11th, 2019

Addressing rural Oregon’s talent gap with careful transition planning

Oregon’s rural communities are facing a talent gap. Fewer young people are returning to these communities to take over family businesses or embark on their own entrepreneurial pursuits. As one example, according to a report by Oregon State Univ.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 28th, 2019

Oregon Truckers Plot Strategy As Historic Cap-And-Trade Bill Inches Closer To Passage

The trucking industry is mounting a last-ditch effort to derail Oregon's historic cap and trade legislation, one day after the Oregon House passed House Bill 2020, a long-awaited effort to meet the state's carbon emission reduction goals. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJun 19th, 2019

Tempur Sealy to add about 700 new jobs in the U.S. to meet demand for its mattresses

Tempur Sealy International Inc. said Wednesday it is planning to add about 700 new jobs in the U.S. to meet growing demand for its Tempur-Pedic, Stearns & Foster and Sealy ma.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 19th, 2019

Feds to add special enrollment period for Medicare Advantage here

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services are reportedly planning to allow local Medicare Advantage members a chance to change their insurance providers, well ahead of the usual Jan. 1 plan date. Sen. Bob Casey, D-Pennsylvania, said he was tol.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 18th, 2019

Lawsuit challenges refusal-of-care rule

Manhattan-based Public Health Solutions and the New York Civil Liberties Union, along with the National Family Planning & Reproductive Health Association and the American Civil Liberties Union, on... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJun 12th, 2019

Washington whiskey maker planning expansion

To meet growing demand, Liberty Pole Spirits is working to double the capacity of the craft-distilled whiskey its been making in downtown, Washington, Pennsylvania since 2016. According to an announcement, Liberty Pole has bought a new 600-gallon.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 3rd, 2019

Bayer supervisory board to meet to discuss crisis: report

The supervisory board of Bayer is planning an extraordinary meeting to discuss a crisis of confidence in its leadership after an investor rebuke at the German drugmaker's annual meeting, a magazine reported on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 1st, 2019

Feds approve giant "battery" in Southern Oregon

Federal energy regulators on Tuesday approved construction of what would amount to the biggest “battery” in Oregon. The $800 million Swan Lake North Pumped Storage Hydroelectric Project, 11 miles north of Klamath Falls, would move water betwe.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 30th, 2019

Oregon federal judge files injunction against abortion gag rule

A U.S. district judge in Oregon has filed an injunction against a rule that would bar health care providers from referring patients to abortion services. Judge Michael McShane filed the order Monday after indicating his intentions last week. The move.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 29th, 2019

List Leaders: Meet the 5 biggest cannabis businesses in Oregon

Oregon's largest cannabis businesses represent the growing diversification and consolidation of the young industry. Click on the images above to see the state's five largest recreational cannabis businesses with the most Oregon employees. Paid s.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 26th, 2019

Women"s health funding in NYC faces challenge

With the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services issuing a final rule denying Title X funding to family-planning programs that offer abortion services, the future of the program's sprawling... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMar 15th, 2019

Ex-Nissan"s Ghosn won"t meet press this week: lawyer

Former Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn will not hold a highly anticipated news conference until next week at the earliest and is not now planning to attend the carmaker's shareholders meeting next month, his lawyer said on Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 12th, 2019

Capitol Report: Democrats’ midterm election advantage shrinks in poll | Biden won’t rule out 2020 run

Democrats’ midterm election advantage shrinks in new poll; Joe Biden won’t rule out a 2020 presidential run; and President Trump will meet Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe this week......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 16th, 2018

List Leaders: Meet the 5 largest cannabis businesses in Oregon

The rush to market has been dizzying. In a just few short years, a diverse array of legal cannabis businesses has sprouted up all over Oregon. The sector spans from farms, greenhouses and sophisticated indoor grow operations to processors and oil.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 27th, 2018

Meet the Top Vacation Destinations for Americans This Summer

AAA Travel bookings has put together a list of the top destinations that Americans are planning on visiting, both domestic and international......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMay 1st, 2018

Feds sue Albertsons for alleged rule that forbid speaking Spanish

One employee complained to her union representative, but was told “she needed to speak English because she was living in the United States.”.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 4th, 2018