Business and Economics

Tucson brings in few affordable housing programs through federal tax credits

Apr 27, 2022 Officials say the city is at a disadvantage for the competitive program.

Federal government could take over job safety enforcement from Arizona

Apr 20, 2022 OSHA is starting the process of revoking Arizona's state plan this week.

End to unemployment benefits had very little effect on job market

Apr 19, 2022 Gov. Ducey touted the move last summer as a fix to the tight labor market

Tensions at Texas border meant increased commercial crossing in Nogales

Apr 18, 2022 Delays and blockades that stemmed from new inspections on northbound commercial vehicles pushed some additional cargo traffic to Arizona’s border.

The future of work

Apr 15, 2022 This week, The Buzz focuses on the future of work in a tight labor market.

Regulators approve rate increase for Tucson Electric Power customers

Apr 14, 2022 Tucson Electric Power customers will see their monthly bills go up by about four dollars on average.

Biosphere 2 starts a tech incubator

Apr 13, 2022 The laboratory welcomed four tech startups in a ribbon cutting ceremony.

Students compete at southern Arizona construction-skills competition

Apr 12, 2022 Corporate sponsored events offers a chance for them to get good-paying jobs in an exploding industry

HUD raises purchase price limit for homebuyer assistance in Tucson

Apr 8, 2022 The new limit is 95% of the median home value in the city.

"We Are Prone To Accidents Close to Home..." The songs of Oceanography.

Apr 7, 2022 Also on ARIZONA SPOTLIGHT: How UA recipients of the Mellon Foundation's "Fronteridades" grant are exploring the border experience; and author Jodie Hollander talks about leading a free series of "Poetry in the Parks" workshops later this month.

Old Tucson prepares to reopen under new management

Apr 6, 2022 New company is shooting for opening by Halloween

Electric bills to rise $9-$13 a month under TEP plan

Apr 5, 2022 State regulators will decide on the proposal next week.

Arizona exports nearing pre-pandemic peak

Apr 5, 2022 Mexico and Canada ranked as Arizona’s largest export partners.

Take a Peep at The Tucson Erotica Art Show.

Apr 2, 2022 Also on Arizona Spotlight: The history of Rukin Jelks and the Rillito Park Racetrack; memories of being a Tucson teen in the 1970s; and a teenager in Hermosillo who is an emerging film composer.

How Tucson gets its fuel

Apr 1, 2022 As gas prices rise, The Buzz examines how gas reaches the city.

Canada-based Flair adds flights to Tucson

Mar 29, 2022 Discount airline aims to bring snowbirds to Tucson, and take skiers to Canada

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