Lieutenant governor promotes Buy MO initiativeCitizentribuneMike Parson gave the joint meeting of the Clay County Economic Development Council, the Platte County Economic Development Council and the Northland Regional Chamber of Commerce a sneak preview of a business initiative that he will take across the … Read more… Read more
TCPalm Indian River County Chamber of Commerce president retiring in FebruaryTCPalmINDIAN RIVER COUNTY — Longtime Indian River County Chamber of Commerce President Penny Chandler announced her retirement Monday, saying it was time to spend more time with family. Chandler, 69, plans to retire in February, she announced to the... Read more
Puerto Rico Hurricane Survivors Urged to Be Aware of Fraud and Other ScamsReliefWebSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – Survivors of Hurricane Maria are urged to be aware of con artists trying to rip them off by claiming they will register them or help obtain disaster relief. Inspectors and representatives of... Read more
SBA Lending Activity in FY17 Shows Consistent GrowthPR Newswire (press release)WASHINGTON, Oct. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The U.S. Small Business Administration today announced fiscal year 2017 lending numbers showing increasing loan levels in small business lending through the 7(a) and 504 loan programs, as well as … and more »... Read more
Senator Lindsey Graham speaks at Hilton Head State of the RegionWTOCSen. Graham covered numerous topics while speaking to the Hilton Head Chamber of Commerce about the state of the region, including healthcare, military and immigration, but being a business lunch, tax reform, hiring a reliable workforce, and the North …... Read more Oklahoma’s Teacher of the Year delivers powerful messageWoodwardNews.netHazell was what was on tap Monday at the monthly Woodward Chamber of Commerce luncheon. Hazel promises to be an entertaining and motivating if not somewhat polarizing educational figure in the state during his future tenure as the Teacher of the... Read more
GoLocalProv US Senate Candidate Nardolillo’s Says He Will Focus on Small BusinessGoLocalProvPresently, Nardolillo serves as a State Representative representing the Coventry area. He is looking to topple sitting U.S. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse in the 2018 election. Before he can face Whitehouse, he is likely to face a primary against... Read more
The Hill US Chamber of Commerce sounds alarm about a NAFTA pulloutABC NewsTalking with reporters Friday, John Murphy, a senior official with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, said the chamber would work to rally support for the trade deal and against the administration’s hardline demand for concessions from Canada... Read more
The Oakland Press US travel warning troubles Cuba’s small-business operatorsThe Oakland PressThousands of private Cuban businesses have invested heavily in private homes, cars and restaurants, hoping to cash in on an expected wave of American travellers to the island. Now that the U.S. State Department has issued a travel... Read more
Herald Sun Scott Morrison: Red tape is an anchor that holds back small businessHerald SunState governments are always demanding the federal government give them more money. But they will need to earn it by cutting red tape for small business. The Commonwealth is offering $300 million if the states... Read more