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2015/03/29 07:57
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Kevin Clark routinely had 12-hour commutes to work, estimating he spent more time sleeping on jets than beds as the chief executive officer of a Miami-based diagnostic equipment manufacturer. He...
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2015/03/27 07:57
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Gov. Asa Hutchinson is pushing for two amendments to the state's constitution that have economic development implications, he said Thursday at a luncheon for the state's economic development...
2015/03/27 07:57
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A trade delegation from the Czech Republic learned Thursday that it has things in common with Arkansas businesses when it comes to export markets: complex paperwork and a changing labor force. Radim...
2015/03/27 07:57
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The Arkansas Teacher Retirement System would be limited to using or transferring $20 million a year in income-tax credits for recycling equipment in the $1 billion-plus Big River Steel mill near...
2015/03/26 17:55
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LITTLE ROCK - Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson says he would sign into law a religious protection measure that opponents have said would open the door to state-sanctioned discrimination against gays and...
2015/03/17 21:01
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Keeping with his campaign rhetoric, Gov. Asa Hutchinson met with reporters on Tuesday to tout three measures designed to realign workforce education efforts in Arkansas. Surrounded by cabinet members...
2015/03/17 18:55
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Less than two years after the launch of Soul of the South — backed by nearly $2 million awarded by the state — the television network is struggling to pay its bills, laying off employees and fighting...
2015/03/15 07:58
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Economic developers from across the state gathered in Chicago this weekend. Little Rock, Jonesboro, Helena-West Helena, Fort Smith, Paragould, Hot Springs, Conway and Arkadelphia were among the towns...
2015/03/13 07:58
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Wal-Mart Stores Inc. will combine its open call for suppliers and its U.S. Manufacturing Summit into one event this year and host it in Arkansas. Michelle Gloeckler , executive vice president of the...
2015/03/10 07:57
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Oxane Materials, which once said it would bring up to 350 jobs to Van Buren, has shuttered operations and is a defendant in court over $260,000 the state says the company owes. The Arkansas Economic...
2015/03/09 11:55
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The Arkansas Economic Development Commission has filed a complaint against Oxane Materials of Houston, Texas, seeking to recoup money given to the company in hopes of creating jobs at a facility in...
2015/03/08 10:57
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State lawmakers accepted trips to Canada, Taiwan and Croatia last year, lawmakers reported in their annual personal financial disclosure reports. They said the trips were largely educational in...
2015/03/08 09:57
2015/03/08 09:57
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A snowy evening last month helped cast the vacant dining room at Terry’s Finer Foods in a honey lamplight, and there sat Del Boyette, a regular, rolling the wet wax of a tabletop candle around its...
2015/03/08 08:57
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Think you can name the state's biggest export? Unless you're the type who frequents the Arkansas Aerospace Summit, you're probably not going to get it. Even if you are attending the event Tuesday and...
2015/03/05 20:01
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The Roberts Law Firm P.A. in Little Rock announced that former Gov. Mike Beebe has officially joined Roberts Group, which includes several legal and consulting entities tied to the firm. On its...
2015/03/04 16:00
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On the night of Friday, Feb. 21, 2014, I sat down at my desk and wrote a blog post headlined "The Shame of Hot Springs." I took Arkansans to task for having allowed the most iconic stretch of street...
2015/03/04 10:57
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Some ad valorem taxes collected on railroads would go back to the industry under a bill that won the state House Public Transportation Committee's recommendation Tuesday. Almost all of the money now...
2015/03/02 08:57
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To Butch Calhoun of Des Arc, the Arkansas Agriculture Hall of Fame honors the people who have led the way in making the $20 billion industry what it is today, even as fewer people have direct ties to...
2015/03/29 07:57
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