Leesburg, Virginia (August 11, 2022) – The City of Leesburg’s Economic Development Department will soon be co-locating with the Small Business Development Center (SBDC). On Tuesday, August 9, Leesburg City Council unanimously approved the rental of office space at 15 N King Street. The city has previously supported the SBDCRead More →

LONDON, ENGLAND, Aug. 10, 2022 /24-7PressRelease/ — The Gambia Investment and Export Promotion Agency (GIEPA), the Liberia National Investment Commission (LNIC) and the Import and Export Promotion Agency of the Sierra Leone (SLIEPA) launched new websites in partnership with Agence Wavteq and Golden Shovel. Developed under a program of theRead More →

US says crisis ‘made’ in China China’s actions in the Taiwan Strait are “fabricated” and “completely unnecessary,” Undersecretary of Defense for Policy Colin Kahl said Monday during a Pentagon press briefing. Kahl said the United States has not changed its support for the one-China policy, nor do U.S. officials believeRead More →

1 / 1 Chirantan Ghosh, researcher and computer science scholar August 8 A computer scientist interested in computer vision, data science, machine learning and robotics, Chirantan Ghosh has devoted most of his life to finding solutions to societal and scientific problems. Chirantan Ghosh’s journey is synonymous with passion,Read More →

(Glenwood) – Mills County economic development officials hope a newly designated site near Glenwood can attract “world-class” businesses to enter southwest Iowa. Late last week, in partnership with the Iowa Economic Development Authority, MidAmerican Energy and other stakeholders, the Mills County Economic Development Foundation announced a 1,700-acre area now knownRead More →

Nearly 200 attendees from across the United States spent two days learning best practices in economic development at the Stand Up Rural America Summit, held July 26-28 at the Center for Rural Development in Somerset. Presented by ACCELERATION by design LLC in partnership with the Somerset-Pulaski Economic Development Authority (SPEDA),Read More →

WASHINGTON, August 6, 2022 – Today, the USDA officially committed to reinstating the 2017 Organic Livestock and Poultry Practices (OLPP) Rule, saying the USDA organic label includes protections for animal welfare – a major victory for organic advocates, farmers and consumers. The rule proposed by today’s preprint reverses the TrumpRead More →

SHEBOYGAN, WI – The Sheboygan County Economic Development Corporation (SCEDC), a public-private partnership leading economic, community and workforce development efforts in Sheboygan County, today announced that it has completed a significant rebranding for Someplace Better. The SCEDC is an organization that works to identify and remove barriers to business andRead More →

Major Taiwanese government websites were temporarily taken offline by cyberattacks suspected of being linked to China and Russia during US President Nancy Pelosi’s visit to the island, Taipei said on Thursday. The websites of the presidential office, the foreign office and the government’s main English portal were attacked on TuesdayRead More →

PORTLAND, Oregon., August 32022 /PRNewswire/ — “Many local government agencies have invested in the technology and may not be taking full advantage of its ability to serve as an economic driver. We can change that,” says Dustin HaislerChief Innovation Officer of GovTech. Haisler will present at Springbrook’s annual Activate event,Read More →

Indonesia has blocked search engine Yahoo!, payment company Paypal and several gaming sites for failing to follow licensing rules, an official said on Saturday. This decision provoked a violent reaction on social networks. Under rules published at the end of November 2020, registration is mandatory, which will give authorities broadRead More →

Corey Mehaffy, executive director of the Hannibal Regional Economic Development Council, left, and Paul Richards, trustee of the Riedel Foundation. | Photo courtesy of the Riedel Foundation HANNIBAL, Mo. – The Riedel Foundation is partnering to help educate and train future business leaders by awarding a $17,500 grant to helpRead More →

STAFF REPORT The Dothan Region Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce that Hayden Camp, Director of Memberships, has recently completed the first week of the Intensive Economic Development Training Course, presented by the Institute of Economic and Government Development Auburn University. The program took place July 11-15 in Auburn.Read More →

Horizon Bank Chairman and CEO Craig M Dwight received the Michigan City Economic Development Lifetime Achievement Award at EDCMC’s Silver Anniversary Gala on July 21. The award celebrates the outstanding leadership Dwight has shown in LaPorte County during his career. Horizon says he was a visionary and mentor to manyRead More →

JAKARTA: Indonesia has blocked several popular tech websites, including search engine Yahoo and electronic payment provider PayPal, an official confirmed on Saturday. The sites were blocked due to their parent companies’ failure to follow the country’s licensing rules. Since November 2020, technology companies in Indonesia are required to register theirRead More →

1. Cambodian Labor and Vocational Training Minister Ith Samheng on Thursday applauded the Sihanoukville Special Economic Zone (SSEZ) for its efforts to maintain investment and expand business. 2. SSEZ is a Cambodian-built enterprise in Chyand aiming to create an ideal platform for “ASEAN Investment, Global Outreach” business. 3. This isRead More →

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The State of Nebraska has received $1.04 billion in Coronavirus State Fiscal Recovery Funds (CSFRF) from the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA). The CSFRF provides economic relief funds to state, local and tribal governments that have been negatively impacted by the coronavirus pandemic. The Nebraska State Legislature has allocated $723Read More →

Grant to be used to update the San Benito County Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy for 2023-2028. Information provided by the Economic Development Administration The Economic Development Corporation of San Benito County announced that it has received an $80,000 grant from the Federal Economic Development Administration to prepare an updated SanRead More →

On July 24, Prime Minister Narendra Modi held a lengthy meeting with top ministers and deputy chief ministers of BJP-led states. He urged them to ensure that all social protection programs are fully implemented and to improve the country’s economic climate. Chief ministers and deputy chief ministers from 18 statesRead More →

The Humboldt County Financial Improvement Division (GoHumCo) is taking to the streets looking for a group for its 2023-2027 Comprehensive Financial Improvement Technique (CEDS). The neighborhood’s suggestions are key to designing a roadmap for our mutual improvement. That’s why we’re bringing together group members, neighbors, other business owners, and groupRead More →

Sunstone Management Inc., an Irvine-based venture capital firm, has hired former Long Beach staffer Eric Romero as director of economic development. Romero had been Long Beach’s business development manager in the economic development department. Sunstone Management is a founding partner of the Long Beach Accelerator, along with the city andRead More →

In response to concerns raised by lawmaker Wong Kit Cheng regarding the rise in domestic violence cases amid the pandemic, the Social Welfare Bureau (IAS) advised that victims of suspected cases of domestic violence are entitled to protective measures under the Domestic Violence Act, with financial assistance. assistance given toRead More →

Nguyen Xuan Thang (right), member of the Politburo, chairman of the Ho Chi Minh National Academy of Politics (HCMA) and Chairman of the Central Theory Council, and Chief Operating Officer of WB, Axel van Trotsenburg. (Photo: VNA) Hanoi (VNA) – The world Bank (WB) Policy Advisory Services have contributed significantlyRead More →

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NEW ORLEANS (PRWEB) July 18, 2022 Patrick Young, an educator, businessman, organizer, and attorney currently in charge of gun violence prevention for the city of New Orleans, has completed his new book “A Way Up: Economic Development Post Incarceration Workbook: A Guide useful for people released from prison lookingRead More →

Financial experts have highlighted the need for the federal government to implement the National Development Plan 2021-2025 (NDP) to boost the country’s economic growth. The experts said so during a webinar on Saturday on the topic: “Resetting Nigeria’s Economic Growth Trajectory”.They said practical steps should be taken to implement theRead More →

Grant funds paid for two years of website hosting and domain registration. Photo Shutterstock. (Dearborn County, Ind.) – Seven businesses and organizations in Dearborn and Ohio counties have new websites thanks to a partnership between the Duke Energy Foundation, Purdue Center for Regional Development, Task Force on High debit andRead More →

The Civil Service Commission (CSC) said on Friday it would “thoroughly consider” proposed bureaucracy resizing measures that could affect 2 million government workers. CSC President Karlo Nograles said the commission “understands and accepts” the challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic as well as the adverse effects of the current situationRead More →

ZAGREB, July 12, 2022 – Without new residents and bringing in workers from abroad, Croatia cannot maintain a welfare state, a conference was told on Tuesday – “How to stimulate economic development with labor policies and continuous investment in education” – at the Lavoslav Ružička Polytechnic in Vukovar. The generalRead More →

The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) helps prohibit discrimination against people with disabilities. This includes several areas such as employment, housing, transportation and a host of other services and programs. When it comes to employment standards, ADA compliance helps protect employees and potential job seekers with disabilities. ADA compliance alsoRead More →

From staff reports The Broken Arrow Economic Development Corporation unveiled its strategic plan and fundraising campaign, Amplify Broken Arrow, Thursday at the Forest Ridge Club. The initiative is built around six pillars: talent attraction; Workforce development; business attraction, retention and expansion; development of the Innovation District; and the entrepreneurship ecosystemRead More →

Dubai, United Arab Emirates–(BUSINESS WIRE)–RELX International, the multinational company responsible for electronic cigarettes, has successfully completed extensive training for officials of the Abu Dhabi Customs Authority and the Department of Economic Development (DED). Previously, RELX International organized a similar training session for Ras Al Khaimah Customs Authority officials. To enhanceRead More →

The Department of Defense is removing online restrictions for service members attempting to visit abortion care websites. The Pentagon decided to lift the restrictions in the name of providing proper medical care. The ruling comes just weeks after the Supreme Court overturned a Roe v. Wade, who had been protectingRead More →

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July 6, 2022 | Austin | Appointment Governor Abbott has made nine appointments to the Board of Directors of the Texas Economic Development Corporation for terms that expire at the Governor’s pleasure. In addition, the governor named Vicki Hollub president. The company is the private arm of a public-private partnershipRead More →

Washington (July 5, 2022) – Sen. Edward J. Markey (D-Mass.) today celebrated Commerce Secretary Gina M. Raimondo’s announcement that the Department’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) is granting a $1.1 million grant to the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe, Mashpee, Massachusetts, to support the growing tribal aquaculture industry and blue economy. This grantRead More →