Virginia business climate receives another accolade
June 24, 2009 1:27 PM
Virginia has again been named the country’s No. 1 pro-business state.
Developers drop stadium proposal for Shockoe Bottom
June 23, 2009 6:02 PM
Developers have dropped a proposal to build a stadium and surrounding development in Richmond’s Shockoe Bottom, according to the Richmond Times-Dispatch.
First Market and Union Bank and Trust to merge operations
June 23, 2009 11:47 AM
Union Bank and Trust and First Market Bank will combine their operations and operate under a still-to-be-decided name after their parent companies merge next year.
CarMax reports 17 percent drop in revenue for the first quarter
June 19, 2009 1:55 PM
CarMax reports first quarter results
Virginia port to get new service to Caribbean
June 18, 2009 1:11 PM
The Port of Virginia will become the first U.S. port of call on a new vessel service between the Caribbean and the U.S. East Coast, according to the Daily Press.
Department of Education chooses Sallie Mae for loan-servicing contract
June 18, 2009 1:10 PM
The U.S. Department of Education has chosen Reston-based Sallie Mae and three other companies to service $550 billion in federal student loans owned by the government.
Clean energy jobs are growing
June 17, 2009 5:20 PM
The emerging green energy sector is generating jobs nearly two and a half times faster than the overall economy, according to a report released today by the Washington-based Pew Charitable Trust.