Updated May 24 at 5:25pm
Economic Activity
1506 results total, viewing 561 - 570
Rhode Island took a step backward in 2015, according to the latest report from the Rhode Island Center for Freedom & Prosperity, which cited 99 “negative” bills that became law that year, offsetting 22 “positive” pieces of legislation. more
Barcelona, Mexico City, Malta, Bordeaux in France, and – Providence! The New York Times listed the top 52 places to go in 2016, and Rhode Island’s capital city was No. 33 on the list. more
Rhode Island ranked 35th in the nation for an 8.9 percent decline in exports through the first 10 months of 2015 compared with the same period last year, according to e-forecasting.com. more
The South Eastern Economic Development Corp. has named a Bristol County Savings Bank assistant vice president, “Banker of the Year.” more
Macy’s Inc. will fire or relocate about 3,000 workers and explore options for its real estate after the largest U.S. department-store company suffered a worse holiday period than it expected. more
U.S. stock-index futures sank, earlier falling the most since September, amid a China-led rout that continued to spread to equities around the globe. more
Fewer Americans filed applications for unemployment benefits last week, a sign the U.S. labor market remained robust entering 2016. more
New year, same fears. Except now they’re hitting all at once. For U.S. stocks it’s meant the worst start since the financial crisis, while volatility in Europe has exploded to levels not seen in a decade. more
The Providence Department of Planning and Development is surveying residents, regular visitors and employees in the city’s 25 neighborhoods on improvement needs, as part of a Providence Tomorrow neighborhood development plan. more
James Rizzo is senior vice president and regional manager of commercial banking for Rockland Trust. In that role, he manages a sales and lending team that covers Rhode Island, as well as southeastern Massachusetts. more
« Prev | 1 54 | 55 | 56 | 57 | 58 | 59 | 60 151 | Next »