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In a sign that the recovery is picking up steam, employers added 200,000 jobs in December, bringing the national unemployment rate down to 8.5 percent.
In his State of the State address, Gov. Cuomo announced a multi-year package of incentives aimed at boosting job creation in Buffalo and replicating the success of a similar program in Albany.
The $12.9-million facility in Columbia City, IN, is expected to create up to 106 new jobs by 2014.
The company is investing $1 million in its aircraft maintenance and repair operation in Myrtle Beach, creating 150 jobs.
It’s that time again. Without further ado, let’s all peek at the stories that will make headlines next year.
A massive automotive investment in Louisville, a $500-million tire plant in Sumter County and a world-class thin-film solar facility in Mesa take top honors in our 2011 Economic Development Deal of the Year competition.
Residents are concerned the casino site is too close to schools and a drain on public resources, but Kialegee’s leader says gaming is the only viable economic development for the tribe.
Contrary to the national trend, the retail giant reported that holiday sales at Kmart and domestic Sears stores were down 4.4 percent and 6 percent, respectively, compared to last year.
The company will invest $5 million in a new recycling facility in Barnwell County.
The company will invest about $60 million to add a magnet production unit to the North Carolina facility.