This year marks the 25th anniversary of the enactment of the Women’s Business Ownership Act of 1988.
Cook Inlet Region Inc. will build new office buildings in Anchorage and is proposing a major new shopping mall in the Matanuska-Susitna Borough, Sophie Minich, CIRI’s new CEO, said May 2.
On a sunny April afternoon, Tere Obrochta reviewed the moose plan with a group of young children at Birchwood Montessori in Anchorage’s U-MED district.
Traditional retailers and cash-strapped states face a tough sell in the House as they lobby Congress to limit tax-free shopping on the Internet.
The stock market got off to a quiet start on Monday, following a record-setting week.
Investor Warren Buffett said even though the stock market is soaring, prices appear reasonable, and stocks would be a better investment than bonds for most people.
The U.S. economy showed last month why it remains the envy of industrialized nations: In the face of tax increases and federal spending cuts, employers added a solid 165,000 jobs in April — and far more in February and March than anyone thought.
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. factory activity expanded at a slower pace in April, held back by weaker hiring and less company stockpiling. The report is the latest sign that economic growth may be slowing this spring.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Treasury Department says it could begin decreasing the size of some of its debt auctions in coming months based on an improving deficit situation that will allow it to pay back some of the national debt this quarter.
Major stock indexes recovered from a morning slump Tuesday, keeping the Standard & Poor's 500 index on course to wrap up the month with a solid gain.