Updated August 31 at 5:31pm
Economic Activity
1506 results total, viewing 611 - 620
The Providence metro ranked 20th among the nation’s 40 largest metropolitan areas for its 4.5 percent home price increase in December compared with December 2014, according to Black Knight Financial Services. more
For the 13th consecutive week, gasoline prices have fallen in Rhode Island, AAA Northeast said Monday. more
Jobless claims increased more than expected last week, reflecting a jump in California that otherwise masked steady progress in the U.S. labor market. more
(Updated 1:24 p.m.) Stocks tumbled around the world, with U.S. equities headed for their lowest levels in 15 months, and bonds and gold jumped as oil’s plunge below $30 sent markets reeling. Treasuries extended gains as economic data and earnings added to concern that global growth is faltering. more
PBN RESEARCH/NICOLE DOTZENROD PBN PHOTOS/KATE WHITNEY LUCEY more
Research: Providence Business News/Nicole Dotzenrod PBN Photos: Nicole Dotzenrod Map: Providence Business News/Lisa Lagreca more
Summer is over but that doesn't mean the end of the tourism season in Rhode Island. The target through Thanksgiving is an older, more international group of visitors. The extension of the tourism economy into November is the result … more
The value of Rhode Island commercial properties sold in 2015 increased 37.3 percent to $379 million, according to an annual report compiled by Capstone Properties. more
When turbines start spinning at the first U.S. offshore wind farm near Rhode Island later this year, some energy developers will already be eyeing a bigger prize. more
The cost of building wind farms off the U.S. coast may decline as much as 55 percent within 13 years, letting developers offer clean power at rates competitive with market prices, according to a study released Tuesday by the University of Delaware. more
« Prev | 1 59 | 60 | 61 | 62 | 63 | 64 | 65 151 | Next »