Businesses provide the means by which goods and services are exchanged
and the basis for the economy on a local, national, and global
scale. They may provide consumer products, consumer services,
durable goods such as refrigerators and televisions, capital goods such
as machinery and commercial vehicles, raw materials such as wheat and
corn, semi-finished goods such as computer components, finished goods
such as cars and trucks, or business services such as insurance and
banking. Business has always been strongly influenced by the
economic climate and world events. In turn, the health of the
business sector greatly influences the economy.
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- First Half 2016 Commercial and Multifamily Construction Starts Reveal Increases For Many But Not All Metropolitan Areas
A ranking of the top U.S. metropolitan areas by the dollar amount of construction starts for commercial and multifamily buildings shows that the New York NY metropolitan area continued to lead the nation during the first half of 2016.
Construction.com. Thr, 18 Aug 2016 23:30:00 EST.
- KBW Announces Index Rebalancing for Fourth-Quarter 2016
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Keefe, Bruyette & Woods, Inc., a full-service, boutique investment bank and broker-dealer that specializes in the financial services sector, and a wholly owned subsidiary of Stifel Financial Corp. ...
Business Wire. Sat, 10 Dec 2016 02:00:00 UTC.
- Trump’s Honeymoon Begins: Confidence in the Economy Is Booming
Much of the swelling confidence may come from one political party, but consumers, business leaders and Wall Street show a lot of excitement.
Patricia Cohen and Landon Thomas Jr.. New York Times. Sat, 10 Dec 2016 01:23:28 GMT.
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- No People in Sight Yet, but South Bronx Gets Ready for Development
New York City goes ahead with a $194 million plan to fix up infrastructure on the Bronx side of the Harlem River in anticipation of people and businesses coming with future development.
Winnie Hu. New York Times. Fri, 09 Dec 2016 23:43:12 GMT.
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- How Millenials Will Save the World, Part I
Why the future of business and the planet may be in better hands than you expect.
By Erika Andersen, Contributor. Forbes. Fri, 9 Dec 2016 20:11:00 -0500.
- Jack Cooper Enterprises, Inc. Announces Successful Completion of Exchange Transactions
ATLANTA, Dec. 9, 2016 -- Jack Cooper Enterprises, Inc. ...
PR Newswire. Fri, 09 Dec 2016 17:50:00 EST.
- Millionaire tells escort murder trial he loved victim
A millionaire businessman who admits killing his escort girlfriend tells a murder trial he loved his victim and had been having a "mid-life" crisis.
BBC News. Fri, 09 Dec 2016 16:48:38 GMT.
- Turkish businesses welcome new economic measures
Turkish business representatives have welcomed a number of key measures announced by the government aimed at boosting the ailing economy and shoring up the Turkish Lira
Hurriyet. Fri, 09 Dec 2016 15:15:00 +0200.
- ITB Business Travel & MICE Days 2017: Practical Information for Travel and Event Managers
New programme deals with business travel management trends experienced experts offer tips on saving costs, measuring success and legal pitfalls in travel management.
Travel Industry Wire. Fri, 9 Dec 2016 12:39:47 EST.
- Africa: Tanzanian Tycoon Dewji Scoops Global Award
[Daily News] Tanzanian businessman Mohammed Dewji was announced as the winner of the 'Entrepreneur of the Year-Business Africa' Award on Wednesday evening in Paris.
All Africa. Fri, 09 Dec 2016 09:42:33 GMT.
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