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Scuttlebiz: Convention center had $11 million impact in 2014

...square feet.If data provided by the state is correct, it might not be vacant for long. The South Carolina Department of Commerce says 80 percent of industries looking at the state as an option are looking for a building to move into."This...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-03/convention-center-had-11-m
Convention center had $11 million impact in 2014

...square feet. If data provided by the state is correct, it might not be vacant for long. The South Carolina Department of Commerce says 80 percent of industries looking at the state as an option are looking for a building to move into. "This...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/tim-rausch/2015-04-03/convention-
US travel industry carefully eyeing Cuba tourism

...Airlines to transport the groups.About 170,000 authorized travelers made the trip last year, according to the Department of Commerce."Once people get a glimpse of Cuba, they always want to see more," said Katharine Bonner, a senior executive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/world/2014-12-17/us-travel-industry-carefully-
US travel industry has been quietly looking to expand into Cuba

...Airlines to transport the groups.About 170,000 authorized travelers made the trip last year, according to the Department of Commerce."Americans are very curious about a country that is 90 miles off our coast but has been off limits for so long...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-17/us-travel-industry-has-bee
Mom, groups seek to inspire girls to pursue STEM careers

...high school.That's a belief that is gaining support in the education and business communities. The U.S. Department of Commerce estimates women make up less than 25 percent of the workforce in jobs related to STEM, an acronym coined by a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-11-29/mom-groups-seek-inspire-girls-pursu
Joanne Caldwell

...the Bronze Medal for exceptional services. She finished her career in the Economic Statistics Administration, Department of Commerce, where she was the Assistant Associate Undersecretary for Communications until her retirement. She then helped...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174141936
Uh-oh, it's that time again: Uncontrolled envy is a dangerous emotion

The U.S. Department of Commerce recently released its latest statistics on trends in the distribution of U.S. personal income. The Federal Reserve Board also...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-11-09/uh-oh-its-time-a
South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley traveling to India to lure jobs to South Carolina

...more than 1.2 billion people, ranks 16th in capital investment in South Carolina. According to the U.S. Department of Commerce, South Carolina ranks 14th nationally in total exports to India, at $352 million last year, up from $110...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-07/south-carolina-gov-nikki-hale
Georgia praised for export effort

...trade, exporting as much as it imports. Most bring far more into the country than they ship out.The U.S. Department of Commerce honored one state agency, a regional business group and a unique publication last month with its E Award for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-06-27/georgia-praised-export-eff
Federal grant awarded for Rockwood infrastructure

...near the Augusta airport.The Augusta Economic Development Authority announced Wednesday that the United States Department of Commerce's Economic Development Administration awarded the nearly $1.1 million grant to the city and development authority...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-09-24/federal-gra