Business and Economics

Unemployment Down in State, Flat in Tucson, Report Says

Mar 22, 2018 Businesses services were the fastest-growing sector in Tucson market.

Economist: Trump Tariffs Could Cost Jobs in Places Like Arizona

Mar 22, 2018 UA professor George Hammond cites potential rise in the cost of targeted materials.

Supervisors to Vote on Two New Tenants for Old Courthouse

Mar 19, 2018 University of Arizona and Visit Tucson may split the majority of the courthouse's square footage.

Report: More Jobs in Pima County's Future

Mar 16, 2018 The report predicts Arizona will add 150,000 by 2020.

Number of Tucson Homes for Sale Hits Historic Low

Mar 14, 2018 Despite inventory being at an all-time low, price growth remains in check.

New Shuttle Service Coming to Sabino Canyon, Replacing 2-Decade Operator

Mar 12, 2018 The new operator plans to deploy an all-electric fleet over five years.

Aerospace Company to Close Tucson Facility, Eliminating 413 Jobs

Mar 9, 2018 Company Rockwell Collins points to less demand for a certain kind of aircraft seating.

Trump Tariffs' Impact Could Reach Agriculture, Arizona Farmer Says

Mar 8, 2018 Agriculture industry braces for impact from President Trump's tariff declaration.

Arizonans Could Soon be Able to Pay Taxes in Cryptocurrency

Mar 8, 2018 A bill to allow cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin as payment in the state is working its way through the Legislature.

Drop in House Flipping May Point to Growth in Home Prices

Mar 8, 2018 Investors appear to be buying and holding on to their inventory instead of selling.

South-Side Food Court Aims to Fill Need on Transforming South Side

Mar 6, 2018 American Eat Company is one of many projects promising economic growth in the area.

Study to Examine Effects of Arizona Recession-Era Health Insurance Cutbacks

Mar 6, 2018 UA researchers are investigating how the state tried to deal with Recession budget shortfalls.

City Council to Consider Renewing Downtown Business Improvement District

Mar 5, 2018 Affirmative vote would open a comment period for property owners in the district.

Call From TEP Threatening to Shut Off Your Power? Might Be a Scam

Mar 1, 2018 TEP says customer reports of calls threatening to shut off service without immediate payment doubled in February.

Arizona, Sonora Organize Cross-Border Business Forum

Feb 22, 2018 Mining will be one of 10 industries present at the conference.

Fourth Avenue Development Stirs Opposition

Feb 21, 2018 Retail and apartments would replace Flycatcher bar at Fourth Avenue and Sixth Street.

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