Business and Economics

Rio Nuevo Wants to Use Broadway Properties Swept Up by Widening Project

Feb 14, 2018 Project would include new parking, relocating historic bungalows and changes to Solot Plaza.

Federal Budget Deal Could Benefit Tucson's Economy

Feb 12, 2018 A deal that brings an end to sequestration cuts in defense could have a positive impact on Tucson's financial health.

US Trade Deficit With Mexico Increases 10 Percent

Feb 8, 2018 Some economists say it may be a sign of consumer confidence; Trump has vowed to reverse it.

Arizona Bowl Gives Tucson Economy $30 Million Boost, Organizers Say

Feb 7, 2018 Game proceeds also benefited area teachers' foundations.

Finance Prof: Stock Market Volatility Not a Threat to Retirement Funds

Feb 7, 2018 UA professor urges patience, long-term planning.

Public-Private Partnership Submits Proposal for Sabino Canyon Tram

Jan 30, 2018 The bid includes electric vehicles, electronic payment and shuttle service.

Top U.S. Trade Official Wants Faster NAFTA Talks

Jan 29, 2018 In trade, negotiations can take years or even decades, one analyst says.

Cost of Living Skyrocketing, Flagstaff Experiments with Raising Minimum Wage

Jan 29, 2018 What the move has done to the mountain town - and lessons that other cities can learn.

Poll: Arizonans See Outdoor Recreation as Vital to State Economy

Jan 26, 2018 Water conservation also was a top priority for those surveyed.

Rio Nuevo, Developer Nearing Agreement on Downtown Building

Jan 25, 2018 If finalized, the building would be one of the tallest in Tucson.

Amber Smith to Become First Female CEO of Tucson Metro Chamber

Jan 25, 2018 She says her first goal is to strengthen workforce development.

Flagstaff Business Leaders Divided Over Minimum Wage Law

Jan 24, 2018 The law gradually raises minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2021.

Tucson's Hotel Industry Sees Jump in Bookings

Jan 24, 2018 Last year, hotels saw an increase of 13 percent over 2016.

3.4 Million Passengers Flew Out of Tucson International in 2017

Jan 23, 2018 Airport monthly passenger numbers have grown for 18 straight months.

NAFTA and Future of 200K Jobs in Arizona

Jan 22, 2018 A conversation about the impact of NAFTA on the state, as talks resume in Montreal.

Next Round of NAFTA Negotiations Approaching

Jan 22, 2018 Round six of NAFTA negotiations begins with Trump threatening to pull out.

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