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Development of oil and gas fields, the use of the Northern Sea Route as the shortest cargo transit route between Europe and Asia and the development of industrial, transport and tourist infrastructure.


Development of oil and gas fields, the use of the Northern Sea Route as the shortest cargo transit route between Europe and Asia and the development of industrial, transport and tourist infrastructure.

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Icy Hot: The Race To Develop The Arctic Is Heating Up

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Icy Hot: The Race To Develop The Arctic Is Heating Up

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Development of oil and gas fields, the use of the Northern Sea Route as the shortest cargo transit route between Europe and Asia and the development of industrial, transport and tourist infrastructure.


Daimler Trucks To Invest $22.7M In SC Freightliner Facilities

Daimler Trucks To Invest $22.7M In SC Freightliner Facilities.

Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) will invest $22.7 million to expand facilities and improve operations at Freightliner Custom Chassis Corp. (FCCC) in Cherokee County, SC.


Peak 10 Opens Third Raleigh Data Center

Peak 10 Opens Third Raleigh Data Center.

The expansion is a response to demand for Peak 10’s managed services and data center solutions to support the Research Triangle region’s continued growth as a technology hub.


Israel-Based Auto Supplier Selects Indiana for First North American Operations

Israel-Based Auto Supplier Selects Indiana for First North American Operations.

Omen USA, an Israel-based manufacturer of aluminum parts for the automotive industry, plans to locate its first North American production facility in Richmond, IN, creating up to 100 new jobs by 2019.


Illinois Is Top State For LEED Green Building

Illinois Is USGBC’s Top State For LEED Green Building.

Illinois retained its top national position on USGBC’s annual Top 10 States for LEED list for the third year in a row.


Shift To Invest $20M In First East Coast Operation

Shift To Invest $20M In First East Coast Operation.

San Francisco-based Shift Technologies will create 100 new, high-tech jobs in Arlington County, VA.



E-Commerce Site Opens Distribution Center In Nevada

E-Commerce Site Opens Distribution Center In Nevada

Jet.com, a new online shopping site, has opened a 160,000 square-foot, west coast warehouse and distribution center in the Tahoe Reno Industrial Center, east of Reno, NV.


Kaiser Permanente Bringing 800 Call Center Jobs To Georgia

Kaiser Permanente Bringing 800 Call Center Jobs To Georgia.

Kaiser Permanente will open a national member services contact center in Gwinnett County, GA this year, bringing more than 800 new jobs to metro Atlanta by 2020.


Culture Is A Top Challenge for Business Leaders

Culture Is a Top Challenge for Business Leaders.

Facing increased pressure to deliver more growth and productivity while addressing workforce mobility trends and skills shortages, 87 percent of business leaders cite organizational culture and employee engagement as their top challenge, according to Deloitte’s “Global Human Capital Trends 2015” report.