Business and Economics

Sen. Flake: End to NAFTA Would Hurt U.S. Economy

Dec 16, 2017 Flake predicted a rise in unemployment, farm subsidies and illegal immigration if trade deal is ended.

Tech Launch Arizona Reports More Companies Licensing UA Inventions

Dec 15, 2017 Organization helps license research to companies, generated $32 million in revenue since '13.

Pima County Wins World View Lease Challenge in Court

Dec 15, 2017 An appeals court rules the county's deal with the space balloon company complies with state law.

Manufacturing, Federal Spending Expected to Push Tucson Economy in 2018

Dec 12, 2017 Annual forecast predicts growth rate of at least the national average, with growth in many prominent Tucson sectors.

Holidays Send Football Fans "Bowling"

Dec 11, 2017 Tucson looks to benefit this month from growing sports tourism trend.

Episode 344: Still Struggling to Make Ends Meet, Despite Improving Economy

Dec 8, 2017 In Phoenix and Tucson, assistance groups are helping tens of thousands of residents.

US Chamber: 235K Arizona Jobs at Stake if NAFTA Falls Through

Dec 8, 2017 The U.S. Chamber of Commerce's latest reports says every state would suffer.

Raytheon Tucson Receives 'Superior' Rating In Security Audit

Dec 7, 2017 Facility has maintained rating for six consecutive years.

Border Truckers Say New Regulation Means Major Revenue Loss

Dec 6, 2017 Owner-operated trucking companies on the border say the Department of Transportation is overstepping.

Arizona, Sonora Governors Launch 'Megaregion' Marketing Plan

Dec 5, 2017 Doug Ducey and Claudia Pavlovich say they are not waiting for their federal governments to work together.

Arizona, Sonora Governors Sign Agreements on Education, Transportation

Dec 4, 2017 A joint university research effort, and a safety corridor from the border to Puerto Peñasco.

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.

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