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Velociti, A Technology Deployment Provider, Plans To Relocate To Riverside, Missouri, Creating 97 Jobs
Velociti, a provider of technology deployment services, plans to move its headquarters and consolidate its primary operations at Horizons Industrial Park in Riverside, Missouri in a move that is expected to create 97 jobs. Area Development
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Joint Venture To Establish First Japanese Aerospace Production Facility In Georgia
International Component Repair of Villa Rica, Georgia, a commercial aerospace airframe and engine component repair facility, created a joint venture with Japan-based IHI Corporation that will establish the first Japanese aerospace affiliated production facility in the United States. Area Development
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Evolution of the Southern auto industry
Gov. Bill Haslam said Thursday that many governors, including himself, came into office two years ago wanting to be a jobs governor. “If you’re going to be the jobs governor, before you do that you’d better be the education governor,” he said at the Southern Automotive Conference. nooga.com
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Jon Stewart Takes on the Craziest Rape-Denying, Conspiracy-Spouting GOP Candidates


Jon Stewart via Alternet
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Oklahoma Governor Heading To Europe To Get New Jobs For The State
Governor Mary Fallin has announced plans for an economic development trip to Europe. Fallin's office says that the governor will lead a delegation from the state Department of Commerce and from northeastern Oklahoma on the trip. Newson6.com
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W.Va.’s workers' comp rates among best in US
CHARLESTON, W.Va. - West Virginia has the 12th-least expensive workers' compensation rates in the nation, according to a just-released study. Alaska has the most expensive rates, based on rates that were in effect on Jan. 1. North Dakota has the least expensive rates. Daily Mail
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Oklahoma Aeronautics Commission approves $411K in grants
OKLAHOMA CITY — The Oklahoma Aeronautics Commission has approved a pair of grants to help fund airport projects in Woodward and Ponca City. The commission announced Thursday it has approved a $400,000 capital improvement grant to help rebuild taxiways and taxi lanes at the West Woodward Regional Airport. It also announced an $11,000 grant to help Ponca City Regional Airport pay for its annual flight academy. Tulsa World
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Carter's to move operations to Georgia, bringing 200 jobs
ATLANTA — A clothing manufacturer plans to consolidate its operations in a move that’s expected to bring about 200 jobs to Georgia, Gov. Nathan Deal said. Carter’s Inc. on Thursday announced the plans, which involve merging work now done in Connecticut with the company’s Atlanta headquarters operation. Augusta Chronicle
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Magic City worst in Alabama for construction job growth
Birmingham continued bleeding construction jobs in August as it remained the worst city in Alabama for job growth in the industry, and among the worst in the U.S. Birmingham Business Journal
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NC may end credits for renewable energy as part of tax reform
Plans afoot to eliminate the state's corporate income tax could put North Carolina's generous renewable-energy tax credit on the chopping block when the General Assembly convenes its long session in Raleigh in January. Charlotte Business Journal
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Features & Opinion

 Top Ten Places in the South for Relocating California Companies

The America South is home to almost as many residents as the Northeast and the Midwest combined, but even that statistical record is about to be broken. According to a new Census Bureau study that came out in April, 51 percent of the nation's population jump occurred in the South from 2010 to 2013.
 

 Randle Report - Business News in the South

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By Stacy Randle
Demographer Wendell Cox recently analyzed the largest gains in holders of bachelor's and post-graduate degrees between 2007 and 2012 in the 51 metro regions in the U.S. of 1 million residents or more. The results were published in Forbes magazine and the South dominated the ranking.
 

 Business News in the South - Randle Report

FEATURE     
This is our annual "Made in the South" issue and it's timely because there is a new player in the South's manufacturing universe. For almost two decades, economic developers and politicos in the South and the U.S. have been chasing Chinese projects with little or nothing to show. Want proof we've been chasing ghosts in China for years? Okay, go ahead and name a Chinese brand that's made in the South? Tick. . .tick. . .tick. Give up?
 
 Nashville Mayour Karl Dean

We try to change up the categories in our annual Ten Top 10s section, but we always include the "Ten People Who Made a Difference" category. This year though, we are honoring 12 and you will learn why by reading about this group of folks who have made a difference in the South. Here is our annual list that includes executives, economic developers and politicians who have made a difference in the South's economy.


 


 

 

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