2.8 percent is the median U.S. salary increase this year
January 05, 2011 4:36 PM
Workers getting a raise this year of about 3 percent have a lot of company.
Liberty Tax Service plans to hire 50,000 seasonal employees
January 05, 2011 3:45 PM
With the tax deadline a little more than four months away, Liberty Tax Service in Virginia Beach is staffing up.
USA Today buys online review sites
January 04, 2011 4:44 PM
USA Today has purchased Reviewed.com, a group of 12 product-review websites for products such as cameras, camcorders and high-definition televisions.
Washington D. C., office market achieves record high net absorption in 2010
January 04, 2011 3:17 PM
Ranks as No. 2 city for foreign investment
Star Scientific develops new snuff product with lower levels of carcinogens
January 04, 2011 1:44 PM
Star Scientific Inc. announced Tuesday that it has developed a moist snuff tobacco product with lower levels of carcinogens than other snuff products currently on the market.
Ferguson acquires company with locations in Alabama and Mississippi
January 03, 2011 3:41 PM
In a move to broaden its presence in the Southeast, Newport News-based Ferguson acquired Summit Pipe and Supply Co. Inc.
Sallie Mae acquires $27 billion in student loans
January 03, 2011 2:58 PM
Student loan company Sallie Mae announced Monday it has purchased $27 billion in federal student loan assets from The Student Loan Corp.
McDonnell’s budget amendments
January 01, 2011 7:00 AM
Virginia Business interviewed Gov. Bob McDonnell shortly before he announced his budget amendments. Among priorities announced since our interview, McDonnell wants to borrow money for transportation, privatize Virginia’s liquor stores and provide incentives to encourage commercialization of emerging technologies.