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Providence Business News
Jury still out on final answer but incentives have an effectbeliever in creating a level – and better – playing field for all business, and
Jury still out on final answer but incentives have an effect
Providence Business News / Posted yesterday
believer in creating a level – and better – playing field for all business, and that that approach would bring companies to Rhode Island and grow jobs here, not tax incentives and the like. But with this political equivalent of hiding his head in... Read more
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Providence Business News
Will a beefed-up Commerce RI pay off in meaningful job growth?in encouraging his company to move less than 20 miles, over the Massachusetts l
Will a beefed-up Commerce RI pay off in meaningful job growth?
Providence Business News / Posted yesterday
in encouraging his company to move less than 20 miles, over the Massachusetts line, to Providence. Without the $521,000 in Rhode Island job-creation tax credits, Trade Area Systems would have remained in Massachusetts, he said. "It was everything.... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
38 Studios trial delayed by a monthPROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - The trial in a lawsuit filed by the state of Rhode Isla
38 Studios trial delayed by a month
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 7 days ago
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - The trial in a lawsuit filed by the state of Rhode Island against the executives and financial backers of Curt Schilling's failed video game company is being delayed. A judge ruled this week that jury selection will now begin... Read more
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Boston Herald
38 Studios trial delayed by a monthPROVIDENCE, R.I. — The trial in a lawsuit filed by the state of Rhode Island ag
38 Studios trial delayed by a month
Boston Herald / Posted 7 days ago
PROVIDENCE, R.I. — The trial in a lawsuit filed by the state of Rhode Island against the executives and financial backers of Curt Schilling's failed video game company is being delayed. A judge ruled this week that jury selection will now begin Oct.... Read more
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Boston Globe
Wanted: Mass. economic success beyond BostonEric Rosengren has a great view of Boston’s economic boom from his windows on t
Wanted: Mass. economic success beyond Boston
Boston Globe / Posted 11 days ago
Eric Rosengren has a great view of Boston’s economic boom from his windows on the 32nd floor of the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston tower. But the Boston Fed chief executive knows that Massachusetts’ success doesn’t just depend on Boston’s. Many of... Read more
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Providence Business News
A missed opportunity with Slater?For the second consecutive year, the nonprofit tech fund received no financial
A missed opportunity with Slater?
Providence Business News / Posted 15 days ago
For the second consecutive year, the nonprofit tech fund received no financial help from the state. As far back as 2010, Rhode Island started phasing out support to the nonprofit, under the premise that federal sources of support and its own... Read more
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Providence Business News
Real Jobs RI support helps produce bankers with improved skillsEAST PROVIDENCE – Acknowledging that economic development goes beyond creation
Real Jobs RI support helps produce bankers with improved skills
Providence Business News / Posted 16 days ago
EAST PROVIDENCE – Acknowledging that economic development goes beyond creation of jobs to nurturing new skills in existing employees, banking and government leaders on Wednesday celebrated employees who recently completed industry-requested courses... Read more
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Providence Business News
Has the mall been worth it?and building owners who remember Providence of the 1980s and 1990s say it helpe
Has the mall been worth it?
Providence Business News / Posted 22 days ago
and building owners who remember Providence of the 1980s and 1990s say it helped foster a healthier environment for development that eventually resulted in the conversion of empty office buildings into modern apartment buildings. But for a... Read more
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Providence Business News
Most of Rhode Island's local pension plans are flounderingEditor's note: This is the second of a four-part series exploring how well Rhod
Most of Rhode Island's local pension plans are floundering
Providence Business News / Posted 29 days ago
Editor's note: This is the second of a four-part series exploring how well Rhode Island cities and towns are funding municipal pension and benefit plans and the public-policy ramifications. Detective James Brady sits outside a coffee shop on Atwood... Read more

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