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WELL STOCKED: Papis Refrescos LLC owner Victor Regino remains hopeful despite challenges he sees for his business and the broader state economy. 
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Business owners not rushing to expand post-pandemic

Rhode Island business owners know they have been through worse but they’re not quite ready to say that’s all behind them. That’s the biggest takeaway...

Job gains and free-spending shoppers lifted Wall Street in 2023, but...

NEW YORK (AP) – Job gains and raises helped power solid economic growth in the U.S. last year, but what if those gains were a mirage?  Gross...
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Unlocking R.I.’s future with blockchain tech

In the ever-evolving landscape of technology, few innovations have captured the imagination quite like blockchain. A decade ago, the concept of a decentralized ledger...
RHODE ISLAND appears to be moving out of its "statistical recession" due to an economic improvement that occurred between August and November, according to University of Rhode Island economist and professor Leonard Lardaro. / PBN FILE PHOTO/MICHAEL SALERNO

Lardaro: R.I. could be emerging from ‘statistical recession’

PROVIDENCE – Rhode Island appears to be moving out of its "statistical recession" due to economic improvements that occurred between August and November, University...

U.S. employers add a surprisingly strong 216K jobs in December

WASHINGTON (AP) – The nation's employers added a robust 216,000 jobs last month, the latest sign that the American job market remains resilient even in the...

Looking ahead

Are you optimistic that 2024 will be a good year for your company? Somewhat: 67% Yes: 33% No: 0% Unsure: 0% What growth is your company hoping for this...

Congressional Budget Office projects lower inflation and higher unemployment into 2025 

WASHINGTON (AP) – The Congressional Budget Office said Friday it expects inflation to nearly hit the Federal Reserve's 2% target rate in 2024, as...

Retail sales up 0.3% in November, showing how Americans continue to...

NEW YORK (AP) – Americans picked up their spending from October to November as the unofficial holiday season kicked off, underscoring that shoppers still...

Wholesale inflation in U.S. slowed further last month, signaling that price...

Wholesale inflation in the United States was unchanged in November, suggesting that price increases in the economy's pipeline are continuing to gradually ease. The Labor...

Lardaro: Disappointing October keeps R.I. in ‘statistical recession’

PROVIDENCE – After a disappointing October, Rhode Island remains in a “statistical recession,” University of Rhode Island economist and professor Leonard Lardaro said in...
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