Business and Economics

Tucson Rent Increases Outpace National Average

Dec 4, 2017 Lack of new home construction could be reason for rent increases.

Outdoor Office Created at Downtown Library Homeless Hang

Dec 1, 2017 Plan for Jacome Plaza includes efforts to set up homeless visitors with services that could help them get back on their feet.

Patagonia Town Council Opts to Limit Truck Traffic

Nov 30, 2017 The ordinance limits businesses to no more than 50 round trips per day.

Novel Topic, Campaign Announcement Slow NAFTA Talks, Expert Says

Nov 29, 2017 Round 5 of negotiations wraps up, leaving skepticism the deal will conclude in 2018.

Groups Sue Forest Service Over Rosemont Copper Mine Decision

Nov 27, 2017 Environmental groups say Coronado NF Supervisor's Record of Decision came prematurely.

Tucson Brewery Opening New Spot, First to Use Equity Crowdfunding Law

Nov 27, 2017 Ten Fifty-Five Brewing Company successfully raised funds, and is moving into a new downtown Tucson location.

Mexico Preparing For Future Without NAFTA

Nov 27, 2017 As U.S. trade rep shows frustration in negotiationa, Mexico prepares for NAFTA to end.

Avoiding Black Friday? Hold On For Small Business Saturday

Nov 23, 2017 Local businesses and groups capitalize on the day with deals, events and free streetcar rides.

US Chamber: AZ Will Be 9th-Worst-Hit State if US Withdraws from NAFTA

Nov 22, 2017 Negotiators wrapped up the fifth round of talks on Tuesday.

AAA: Nearly 1 Million Arizonans Will Travel Thanksgiving Weekend

Nov 21, 2017 Many travelers will drive, but an increasing number are flying to their destination.

1 More Flight for Tucson Airport: Overnight to Charlotte, NC

Nov 20, 2017 New daily flight will begin Feb. 16. Airport officials tout connectivity to the East Coast.

Tucson Housing Market Cools as Holidays Approach

Nov 20, 2017 Low inventory continues to be a problem, also affecting Tucson's rental market.

October Jobs Report Shows Growth in Arizona, Losses in Tucson

Nov 16, 2017 Jobless rate for Arizona dropped to its lowest point in a decade, while Tucson shed jobs.

Tucson Airport Adding Route to Austin

Nov 15, 2017 New route connects city to another of the region's tech hubs.

NAFTA Talks Resume, Deadline Fast Approaching

Nov 15, 2017 Trade representatives are racing to meet a March deadline, as elections threaten further delay.

More Turkeys This Season Means a Cheaper Thanksgiving Meal

Nov 14, 2017 The cost of a meal with all the trimmings in Arizona is around $40.

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