Growth of the Community and Economy Economic development loans are flexible financial mechanisms granted by local governments for initiatives that promote economic and neighborhood development in certain jurisdictions. This form of financing helps the city revive communities, create jobs, and raise tax income. Senior loans from other public and privateRead More →

Considered as the marketing arm of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST), the Institute of Technology Application and Promotion (DOST-TAPI) not only thrives in helping innovators but at the same time contributes to social development and economy of the country. (PHotoUnsplash / MANILA BULLETIN) As part of fulfilling itsRead More →

Governor Beshear provides Kentucky team update on Thursday FRANKFORT, Ky. (WTVQ/PRESS RELEASE) – Governor Andy Beshear updated Kentuckians on Thursday on economic development, tornado relief, public safety and COVID-19. Prior to the Kentucky Derby 148, he also recognized the state’s hospitality industry as Team Kentucky All-Stars. Governor celebrates continued economicRead More →

Birmingham, AL – Have you considered expanding your business to include an online presence, but don’t know where to start? The Clarksville-Montgomery County Economic Development Council (CMCEDC) has engaged Retail Strategies to host a FREE webinar on May 18, 2022 at 9:00 a.m. CT titled E-tail Strategies: Get Your BusinessRead More →

TOWNSHIP — Economic development, broadband expansion and reforestation are some of the projects St. Lawrence County will spend its American Rescue Plan Act funds on. The Council of Legislators passed a resolution at Monday’s finance committee meeting accepting funding recommendations put forward by the county’s ARPA committee, which has beenRead More →

POSITION TITLE : Chief executive officer DEPARTMENT: Thunder Bay Community Economic Development Commission DIVISION: ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT SECTION: THE SENIOR MANAGEMENT GENERAL SUPERVISOR: BOARD OF DIRECTORS COMMUNITY ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMISSION MEMBERSHIP: MANAGERIAL Wage scale: Competitive compensation according to experience POSITION SUMMARY: Under the direction of the Community Economic DevelopmentRead More →

Montage Mountain Shops SCRANTON, Pa. /ACCESSWIRE/April 28, 2022/ US Properties Group (USPG) is contributing to the region’s economic development and its own growth plan at The Shoppes at Montage Mountain in Moosic, Pennsylvania. USPG remains the consistent retail leader in the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton area. The 2022 recovery has created new opportunitiesRead More →

The Pierre Economic Development Corporation has renewed its commitment for a second year to provide scholarship support to students taking the Learn & Earn program through Capital City Campus. PEDCO Board Members have approved the $500 scholarship offer to the first 12 students to enroll in Dakota Wesleyan University’s Stone-BasedRead More →

Jordan Twardy was recently named Dearborn’s new director of economic development. Twardy brings 15 years of government experience in economic and community development, fundraising, team building and project management. Most recently, he served as Director of Community and Economic Development for the City of Ferndale, overseeing land use planning, permitting,Read More →

Views : 138 Posted: Wednesday, April 20, 2022. 2:09 p.m. CST. Photo credit: Department of Cooperatives, Ministry of Agriculture By Ruben Morales Iglesias: The Ministry of Economic Development (MED), through its Resilient Rural Belize (RRB) program, is inviting expressions of interest for a consultation on strengthening gender equalityRead More →

Rockwall, Texas has become the perfect place for business expansion and relocation and Rockwall EDC is a big reason why. Rockwall Economic Development Corporation (REDC) is a not-for-profit economic development corporation whose mission is to bring a vibrant industry to Rockwall, while balancing the high quality of life offered inRead More →

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky said there was a need to develop a clear understanding of post-war economic development, citing a number of priorities. “Of course, for small and medium-sized businesses, we have to provide the most comfortable and free environment. In terms of taxation and administrative relations,” he said inRead More →

~~$650 million business investment in Kansas economy, 500 new high-paying jobs in Manhattan~~ MANHATTAN- Today, Governor Laura Kelly announced the most significant economic development project of her administration to date. Scorpion Biological Services, a subsidiary of Heat Biologics, Inc., is beginning planned development of a new 500,000 square foot biomanufacturingRead More →

For all the concern about “misinformation” in the public sphere, one of America’s biggest crises of public deception is almost completely unchecked. State and local elected officials, agency bureaucrats and corporate PR departments have duped the American public into believing that the massive transfer of public resources to politically connectedRead More →

BOWLING GREEN, Kentucky, April 13, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Envision AESC, a world-leading Japanese electric vehicle battery technology company, along with Governor Andy Beshear and the Bowling Green Area Chamber of Commerce, today announced its $2 billion investment to build a new state-of-the-art approximately 3 million square foot gigafactory inRead More →

GOVERNOR Ralph DLG Torres and the Governor’s Council of Economic Advisers, or GCEA, presented their annual report to the Saipan Chamber of Commerce last week. The Governor stressed the importance of transforming the Commonwealth into a world-class destination, praising government, private sector and community partners for coming together through public-privateRead More →

More than seven years ago, economic development and industry leaders launched an initiative to stimulate medical education, research and bioindustry growth in Spokane. The Vision 2030 initiative, led by Greater Spokane Incorporated, the region’s chamber of commerce and economic development agency, calls for expanded medical education, medical science research, bioscienceRead More →

Indianapolis Business Review There’s no doubt that the pandemic has taught us that business travel isn’t always as important as it used to be. A lot of business can be conducted over Zoom or some other form of video conferencing. But virtual hookups still can’t fully replace the face-to-face meetings,Read More →

Guests and Participants at the PRNigeria Media Workshop on Humanitarian Journalism in Abuja The MacArthur Foundation supports PRNigeria in humanitarian journalism for economic development The MacArthur Foundation supports PRNigeria in its attempt to advance humanitarian journalism for economic development. The Collaborative Media Engagement for Development, Inclusion and Accountability grant wasRead More →

It is an irrefutable fact that, on the whole, present-day South African townships and informal settlements have not changed much from their pre-1994 configurations. ensure, for the majority, basic socio-economic rights such as housing, water, electricity, education and health. What has not been achieved significantly, arguably, is the structural transformationRead More →

WILLMAR – Ridgewater College and the Lower Sioux Indian Community each received $1.5 million in grants from the Minnesota Department of Jobs and Economic Development. Targeted Community Capital Project Grants are competitive grants intended to fund projects that improve access to economic development, education, or the workforce or to theRead More →

Governor Jared Polis wants to make small businesses a priority of his administration and during a presentation to government leaders last week in Burgdorf, he spoke of the need to reduce barriers to those starting new businesses. The governor, who got his start founding several startups, discussed topics such asRead More →

Jessie Schook VERSAILLES, Ky. — Jessie Schook has been named Associate Vice President of Workforce and Economic Development for the Kentucky Community and Technical College System (KCTCS). In her new role, she will oversee partnerships with business and industry stakeholders and key partners to support the development of innovative workforceRead More →

Speaker of the National Assembly Vuong Dinh Hue receives World Bank Regional Vice President for East Asia and the Pacific Manuela V. Ferro. (Photo: VNA) Hanoi (VNA) – Vietnam has made great efforts and progress in socio-economic development over the past decades, said Manuela, World Bank Regional Vice President forRead More →

Allan will continue the work of the CGN in supporting entrepreneurs and minority voices COVINGTON, Ky. — Covington’s new deputy director of economic development loves seeing the potential in things — and seeing that potential realized. “That’s why I love Covington so much,” said Sarah Allan. Over the past 12Read More →

BEAUFORT — Carteret County is growing, and local and regional agencies and institutes are monitoring and planning for the arrival of more residents and businesses. The Beaufort Board of Commissioners met for their annual retreat Thursday and Friday at the Beaufort Hotel on Lennoxville Road. During the retreat, the boardRead More →

Trade Minister, Alan Kyerematen Trade Minister Alan Kyerematen said the government’s new education policy emphasizing science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) at secondary level is commendable. Equally commendable, he added, are the government’s direction and investments in the Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) sector, aimed at investing inRead More →

BEAUFORT– Massachusetts-based Avwatch will open an “operating base and commercial aircraft maintenance facility” in Carteret County, the Carteret-Beaufort County Airport Authority announced this week. The facility, at Michael J. Smith Field, will provide “essential support,” the statement said. The first phase began in November 2021, the company noted, and theRead More →

Mayor Eric Adams on Thursday unveiled an economic development plan aimed at accelerating the city’s development plans, providing increased support for small businesses and marketing the city as a tourist destination. The plan accompanied the announcement of a $140 million investment in the Hunts Point Cooperative Market, the Bronx’s wholesaleRead More →

Celebrating 40 years of exploiting employment and development opportunities on the Cree territory Toronto, ON, March 09, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business (CCAB) is pleased to announce that Cree Regional Economic Enterprises Company Inc. (CREECO) is the 2022 recipient of its National Society Award AboriginalRead More →

Former Senator Loren Legarda for three terms (file photo) Senatorial candidate Loren Legarda on Tuesday called for continued improvement in women’s empowerment policies to enable women’s active participation in the country’s economic development. “As the leading nation in Southeast Asia in closing the gender gap, we should be continuously challengedRead More →

Local government officials worried that state economic development leaders are overstepping their bounds with the creation of new innovation development districts won some concessions from Indiana House Republicans. House Ways and Means Chairman Tim Brown, R-Crawfordsville, said the reworked Senate Bill 361 now does much more to ensure local stakeholdersRead More →

The Morris County Chamber of Commerce has named Craig Schlosser Vice President of Economic Development. In this role, he will lead growth-oriented initiatives and oversee the operations, programs and projects of the Morris County Economic Development Corporation and the Morris County Economic Development Alliance. Schlosser comes to the Morris CountyRead More →

The policy will transform J&K from an “aspirational” region to an industrially advanced region” SRINAGAR, FEBRUARY 20: Characteristic of any developed region is the delicate balance between the manufacturing, service and agricultural sectors. J&K UT’s industrial landscape is dominated by MSMEs, as they contribute approximately 8% to the GSDP andRead More →

BRITISH COLUMBIA – The Business Council of British Columbia thank you minister Ravi Kahlon and the provincial government for their new economic development plan, which offers a vision of an inclusive and clean British Columbia. The Business Council supports this vision and promotes a sustainable economy for the benefit ofRead More →

LITTLE VALLEY ã Representatives from nearly every economic development group in the county gathered Friday at the County Economic Development Agency meeting to discuss needs in Cattaraugus County, as well as services offered and successes past. Agency officials said tourism, maintaining jobs and attracting new businesses should be the county’sRead More →

Posted 4 hours ago Proposed by Musim Mas Singapore, February 15, 2022 /CSRwire/ – Palm oil major, Musim Mas Group (Musim Mas or “the Group”), Switzerland’s top-ranked university Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zurich (ETH Zurich) and IPB University (or the Pertanian Bogor Institute) in Indonesia, are delighted to announce a researchRead More →

The region is one of 60 finalists in the U.S. Economic Development Administration’s $1 billion Build Back Better Regional Challenge By Ken Sturtz Central New York and the Mohawk Valley are vying to receive more than $100 million for several economic development projects as part of a pandemic stimulus package.Read More →

(Photos of Mike Morris and Shirley Bond provided by contestants) Two Prince George Liberal MPs think yesterday’s (Tuesday) Speech from the Throne was a little disappointing from the NDP and Lieutenant Governor Janet Austin. Prince George-Mackenzie MP Mike Morris says economic development in the wake of the pandemic should haveRead More →

Nathan Ohle, a native of Midland, an internationally recognized expert in economic development and leader of public, private and non-profit organizations, began today as the new President and CEO of the International Economic Development Council ( IEDC), headquartered in Washington, D.C. According to an IEDC press release, Ohle, who untilRead More →

MORRIS PLAINS – Among the many lessons Craig Schlosser has learned playing baseball is that you can’t win alone, and he says that’s the case with any nonprofit or business. Now several years removed from his pitching mound at the Morris Plains Little League and Morristown High School, Schlosser rangRead More →

Last year ACED partnered with the Almaguin Highlands Chamber of Commerce to develop a welcome cart program Almaguin Community Economic Development (ACED) engaged with 51 businesses in the Almaguin Highlands in 2021, helping them along the way to secure $1.79 million for its operations. ACED’s annual report showed that $695,553Read More →