Updated November 28 at 6:25pm
Economic Activity
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Revenue exceeded expectations by 4.2 percent during the first month of the fiscal year, according to the state Department of Revenue. more
Employers added 173,000 workers in August and the jobless rate dropped to 5.1 percent, a level that the Federal Reserve considers to be full employment. more
Japan’s biggest power utilities are pushing ahead with plans to spend more on new turbines to improve the efficiency of their gas-fired power plants in an effort to lower fuel bills amid a protracted debate over the role of nuclear power. more
Rhode Island’s budget process was ranked seventh in the nation, tying with Tennessee, by State Policy Reports, a Federal Funds Information for States publication. more
(Updated 1:41 p.m.) A Canadian company wants to locate a cement distribution plant at the Port of Providence, which would act as a regional transfer center for its products through the Northeast. more
Filings for U.S. unemployment benefits rose more than forecast to an eight-week high, representing a pause in a trend of more muted firings. more
Renovation of a century-old building downtown is now complete, and the facility anchors a newly opened, scattered site development that includes affordable housing, retail and community features. more
Rhode Island Housing recently recognized Kyle Seyboth, of Keller Williams Realty, as its Realtor of the Quarter for the first and second quarters of 2015, for connecting the most buyers with the FirstHomes mortgage product. more
The Randall Family of Cos., headquartered in Charlestown, has been named to a list of the fastest-growing companies in the U.S. by Inc. magazine. more
The R.I. Airport Corporation has turned over the relocated Winslow Park ballfields to the city of Warwick, a relocation required by the extension of the primary runway at T.F. Green Airport. more
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