Business and Economics

Bisbee Fires Back on Legislator's Challenge to Plastic-Bag Ban

Oct 12, 2017 Memorandum claims the law is necessary to uphold another constitutional provision and is not a statewide concern.

Federal Grants Aimed at Recovery of Arizona Coal Communities

Oct 11, 2017 Money is going to the Navajo Nation to soften the expected closure of the Navajo Generating Station.

List Calls Congress Street One of America's 'Great Places'

Oct 9, 2017 American Planners Association points to revitalization, multi-modal renovations.

Public Schools Inc.: From Small Tucson Charter to International Network

Oct 6, 2017 Part II of an investigation looking at the successful expansion of Tucson's BASIS schools into private and international operations.

Arizona Rep. Bolding to Keynote NAACP Freedom Dinner

Oct 5, 2017 Thoughts on standing 'Steadfast and Immovable' will be given in address.

It May be Cheaper to Buy Than Rent a Dorm Room in Tucson

Sep 27, 2017 A real estate company's data show comparable prices for buying versus renting.

Obamacare Repeal Will Cost AZ Economy

Sep 26, 2017 A report from ASU predicts recession if health care jobs are eliminated.

UA Lab Keeps Shrimp Industry Swimming Along

Sep 21, 2017 Researchers test and certify seafood for commercial farmers.

Arizona Town Losing Landmark Business As Border Shopping Habits Change

Sep 21, 2017 The announcement that one Nogales department store is closing reverberated across two countries.

Visit Tucson Estimates it Had $213 Million Impact in 2016

Sep 21, 2017 Report by the tourism office measured only directly attributable travel to the area.

Census Bureau: Arizona's Imports, Exports Drop in 2016

Sep 21, 2017 Dollar value of goods moving in and out of the state decreased slightly year-over-year.

Used Car Prices In Phoenix Area Spike After Hurricane Harvey

Sep 18, 2017 The impact of the storm has increased the number of Texas auto dealers participating in sales in Phoenix.

CVS Nixes Plans for Store in Iconic Downtown Building

Sep 18, 2017 But other big names are coming to the block.

Arizona Sees Slight Improvement in Unemployment in August

Sep 14, 2017 The report gave Pima County mixed reviews for employment numbers.

Southern Arizona Business Group Hopes Saguaro Can Prick Amazon's Interest

Sep 13, 2017 Business officials are trying to convince company to locate its new headquarters in the region.

Arizona Businesses Want DACA, Immigration Reform

Sep 12, 2017 Business leaders want Congressional action soon.

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