43.5 F
Rhode Island
Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Subscriber Only

Romaine scare is … reassuring

Is nothing safe anymore, now that the U.S. government is warning of the danger of leafy greens? The alert not to eat romaine lettuce...

U.S. poorer than it thinks

What does it mean to be poor? Currently there are two basic ways to define poverty. To get a better measure of who needs...

Workers trapped by noncompetes

Why have wages been so slow to rise at a time when demand for workers has pushed the U.S. unemployment rate to its lowest...

Business Best-sellers Nov. 30, 2018

Atomic Habits: An Easy & Proven Way to Build Good Habits & Break Bad Ones By James Clear. The author offers a framework for...

Baxter named new chair of Roger Williams University board of trustees

TIM BAXTER, president and CEO of Samsung Electronics North America, was recently named the new chairperson for the Roger Williams University board of trustees....

A good ‘resource’

Do you feel your human resources department is effective? Yes: 80% No: 20%What kind of HR system does your company have? In-house: 90% Outsourced: 10% Other: 0% Our company does...
RECLAIMING ABUNDANCE: Choose Your Evolution founder Bryna Haynes will hold a networking workshop for women and how they can reclaim abundance in their lives, both professionally and personally, on Dec. 4 at The Hotel Providence.
 / PBN PHOTO/
JAMES BESSETTE

Editor’s Choice: A shift for empowered women

EDITOR’S CHOICE A shift for empowered women BRYNA HAYNES, founder of Choose Your Evolution, will hold a workshop on how women can reclaim abundance in...

CoreLogic: R.I. HPI grows 6.5% in Sept.

PROVIDENCE – The Rhode Island home price index increased 6.5 percent year over year in September, CoreLogic reported on Nov. 27.The Ocean State rate...

CLF Ventures receives $580K grant to reduce diesel emissions

NEW BEDFORD – The tugboat MV/Kodiak will get new marine engines to reduce diesel emissions, thanks to a $579,991 federal grant to consumer-services nonprofit...

DMV to start issuing REAL ID Act-compliant cards starting Dec. 3

CRANSTON – The R.I. Division of Motor Vehicles expects to issue REAL ID Act-complaint identification cards starting Dec. 3.The cards will be required for...
- Featured Event -

Latest News

Double Your Subscription                    Without Paying a Penny More!

For a limited time you can get twice the issues of Providence Business News at no additional cost.

Offer expires December 31, 2018