Pennsylvania Life Science Greenhouse Initiative (LSG) The Pennsylvania Life Sciences Greenhouse initiative operates through a network of three regional life sciences organizations. These organizations support the development and growth of the life sciences ecosystem with essential seed funding and industry-specific business expertise. Ben Franklin Technology Partners (BFTP) The BFTP isRead More →

OurCrowd, Israel’s most active venture capital firm, today announced its partnership with the Singapore Economic Development Board (EDB), under its Global Innovation Alliance (GIA) program. The GIA is a platform that serves to catalyze cross-border collaboration between Singapore and the world’s leading innovation hubs. Israel joins the ranks of otherRead More →

Written by BT/MTI Marton Nagy, Hungary’s Economic Development Minister, demands an apology from low-cost airline Ryanair. Nagy told MTI that the practices that “Europe’s most profit-hungry airline” indulges in are “unfair and mean-spirited.” He said the expectations of the Hungarian government are unchanged: everyone must follow the rules, everyone mustRead More →

Pastor Gaston Smith, left, speaks as State Representative James Bush III unveils the new Soul of Miami Avenue street sign near Liberty Square during a rally Friday, June 17, 2022 in Liberty City. Alie Skowronski askowronski@miamiherald.com Affordable housing developer Related Urban and the Related Philanthropic Foundation awarded $325,000 in communityRead More →

Proud to recognize Northern Virginia Northern Virginia is one of five communities across the country named to the Great American Defense Communities Class of 2022. The Association of Defense Communities announced the selected communities at the National Defense Communities Summit this spring. Northern Virginia is home to Joint Base Myer-HendersonRead More →

Your challenge will be to develop best practices and processes to help PacifiCan navigate the complex circumstances surrounding the collection, protection and sharing of personal information and to ensure that applicants’ requests under the Access to Information and the Privacy Act are met. Working environment: PacifiCan is an innovative workplaceRead More →

The Tomball EDC created 240 jobs in fiscal year 2021-22. (Anna Lotz/Community Impact Journal) The Tomball Economic Development Corp. created 240 jobs and approved nine project grants in the 2021-22 fiscal year, according to executive director Kelly Violette when presenting her annual report to Tomball City Council at the JuneRead More →

BRYAN COUNTY – Leadership Southeast Georgia, a professional development and leadership program in 10 coastal counties, continued its 2022 programming in Bryan and Effingham counties. LSEGA is a five-month course of continuous personal and professional growth to build connections and learn collaborative skills that empower participants to improve the region.Read More →

Technicians work at the Lahore converter station of the ±660 kV Matiari-Lahore high-voltage direct current (HVDC) transmission line project under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) on the outskirts of Lahore, in the eastern province of Punjab in Pakistan, May 25, 2022. (Xinhua/Ahmad Kamal) The Matiari-Lahore High Voltage Direct Current (HVDC)Read More →

PORTSMOUTH — The city’s acting deputy manager Robert Moore, who previously headed the city’s economic development department, resigned on Wednesday, Portsmouth spokeswoman Dana Woodson said. Woodson said Moore’s resignation was effective immediately and the city “wishes him well in his future endeavours.” The reason for his resignation is not yetRead More →

Arlington Economic Development (AED) is proud to announce an innovative workforce development program to benefit Arlington residents and technology employers. AED is working with Arlington-based Exelaration, the second largest technology and engineering internship provider in the United States, on the Arlington Talent Pilot program. Arlington is home to both aRead More →

According to the schedule of debates, the Senate will meet on Sunday to discuss a report prepared by the Financial and Economic Affairs Committee on the state’s socio-economic development plan for the 2022/23 fiscal year. The debate is in line with Article 248 of Egypt’s amended 2019 constitution which assignsRead More →

The Virgin Islands Economic Development Commission is part of the Virgin Islands Economic Development Authority In honor of National Economic Development Week, May 9-13, the Virgin Islands Economic Development Authority (VIEDA) has released a virtual roundtable featuring local industry leaders. The 40-minute presentation titled “Leveraging Public/Private Partnerships to Boost USVIRead More →

ISLAMABAD: Planning, Development and Special Initiatives Minister Ahsan Iqbal said on Tuesday that political stability and continuity of economic policies were key to achieving sustainable economic growth and social prosperity in the country. Addressing the fourth annual convocation of the Pakistan Institute of Economic Development (PIDE), he said that PakistanRead More →

Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom has urged the federal government to adopt the National Institute for Policy and Strategic Studies (NIPSS) study tour reports to reverse the nation’s declining socio-economic and political situation . Emmanuel gave the charge when participants of NIPSS’s 44, 2022 Executive Course, who are onRead More →

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 →

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 →

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 →