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Business Wire
The Florida-Israel Business Accelerator Announces Agreement with the United States Special Operations Command to Collaborate on New Technologies for US Special Forcessessions, curated access to an expanded group of industry experts and exposure
The Florida-Israel Business Accelerator Announces Agreement with the United States Special Operations Command to Collaborate on New Technologies for US Special Forces
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
sessions, curated access to an expanded group of industry experts and exposure to a syndicate of potential investors. FIBA is sponsored by the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO). To learn more, visit our website at... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Visit Florida, Pitbull pull plug on tourism partnershipfunding — as well as an audit ordered by Gov. Rick Scott to ensure those funds
Visit Florida, Pitbull pull plug on tourism partnership
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
funding — as well as an audit ordered by Gov. Rick Scott to ensure those funds were being properly dispersed. While the Department of Economic Opportunity found no wrongdoing with regard to the Pitbull contract, it did recommend Visit Florida... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
New jobs couldn�t keep up with people seeking workof Duval, Baker, Clay, Nassau and St. Johns counties � rose from 4.8 percent in
New jobs couldn�t keep up with people seeking work
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 7 days ago
of Duval, Baker, Clay, Nassau and St. Johns counties � rose from 4.8 percent in June to 4.9 percent in July, the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity reported Friday. The state agency does not adjust the Jacksonville data for seasonal... Read more
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Business Wire
The Florida-Israel Business Accelerator receives $1 Million in funding from the state of Florida to help attract and develop Israeli Startups in the Tampa Bay AreaWIRE)--The Florida-Israel Business Accelerator (FIBA) proudly announces that it
The Florida-Israel Business Accelerator receives $1 Million in funding from the state of Florida to help attract and develop Israeli Startups in the Tampa Bay Area
Business Wire / Posted 8 days ago
WIRE)--The Florida-Israel Business Accelerator (FIBA) proudly announces that it has received $1 million from the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO). The funds will support the buildout of FIBA’s state-of-the-art workspace (slated... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Florida's jobless rate unchanged for 3rd straight monthCounty had 4.8 percent, Collier County had 5.4 percent, and Charlotte County ha
Florida's jobless rate unchanged for 3rd straight month
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 10 days ago
County had 4.8 percent, Collier County had 5.4 percent, and Charlotte County had 5.6 percent, according to Florida's Department of Economic Opportunity. In addition, Glades County came in with 6.9 percent. Waterman Broadcasting contributed... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Florida's jobless rate unchanged for 3rd straight monthCounty had 4.8 percent, Collier County had 5.4 percent, and Charlotte County ha
Florida's jobless rate unchanged for 3rd straight month
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 10 days ago
County had 4.8 percent, Collier County had 5.4 percent, and Charlotte County had 5.6 percent, according to Florida's Department of Economic Opportunity. In addition, Glades County came in with 6.9 percent. Waterman Broadcasting contributed... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
First Coast unemployment shows uptick for second straight month, state figure holds steadyCoast area increased from 4.8 percent in June to 4.9 percent in July according
First Coast unemployment shows uptick for second straight month, state figure holds steady
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 10 days ago
Coast area increased from 4.8 percent in June to 4.9 percent in July according to figures released Friday by the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity. That rate is before seasonal adjustments that take summer factors into account such as... Read more
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NBC News
State officials won't say if Miami Beach has Zikaand this industry has the full support of our state in the fight against the Zi
State officials won't say if Miami Beach has Zika
NBC News / Posted 10 days ago
and this industry has the full support of our state in the fight against the Zika virus," Scott added. "Additionally, our Department of Economic Opportunity is working with businesses that may have been impacted to ensure they have everything they... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Broward considers incentives revision for company thought to be Magic Leapagreements tied to job creation are completed, "we will move forward with execu
Broward considers incentives revision for company thought to be Magic Leap
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
agreements tied to job creation are completed, "we will move forward with executing the agreement" on the state level, said Department of Economic Opportunity spokeswoman Erin Gillespie. The state said the Quick Action Closing Fund agreement already... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Plantation seeks incentives extension from company thought to be Magic Leaphe said. The contracts' delay "is a matter of everyone being cautious." Morgan
Plantation seeks incentives extension from company thought to be Magic Leap
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 20 days ago
he said. The contracts' delay "is a matter of everyone being cautious." Morgan McCord, press secretary for Florida's Department of Economic Opportunity, said while the state has executed a Quick Action Closing Fund agreement, terms of the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Seminole to ask state: Stop mega-developmentfor more than 11 hours on July 12, Orange commissioners narrowly approved sendi
Seminole to ask state: Stop mega-development
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 29 days ago
for more than 11 hours on July 12, Orange commissioners narrowly approved sending the project's plans to the state Department of Economic Opportunity for review. The agency oversees large-scale developments of regional and statewide... Read more

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